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JOB: Golf Operations Course Controller – Mornington Peninsula (VIC)

POSTED ON January 7, 2021 @ 3:34 pm

The role The National Golf Club on the Mornington Peninsula has a casual position available marshalling/ ranging its 3 Championship Courses. The position entails the following tasks: Ensuring pace of play is acceptable on a daily basis. Acting as a liaison between Golf Operations and …

Gisborne golf course (NZ) threatened by proposed sports facilities revamp

POSTED ON December 15, 2020 @ 5:49 pm

An 84-year-old Gisborne golf course could be a casualty under a proposed region-wide revamp of sports facilities in Tairawhiti. An “outdoor and field sports hub” which proposes 12 floodlit fields, an artificial turf, grandstand and athletics track has been mooted for the site where Gisborne …

Glenelg Golf Club appoints Van Der Veen – Project & Construction Supervisor

POSTED ON November 23, 2020 @ 10:46 am

One of South Australia’s leading golf clubs, Glenelg Golf Club, has recently appointed experienced Course Designer and Project Manager Ryan Van Der Veen. With extensive experience working with Greg Norman Company in various locations around the world, Van Der Veen is excited to partner with …

Empower Golf announces dynamic partnership with FutureGolf

POSTED ON November 14, 2020 @ 10:52 am

Empower Golf Australia has recently announced a dynamic partnership with FutureGolf, who provides Australia’s most value packed and flexible membership. Empower Golf has always been proud of providing not only the initial opportunity to try golf but also creating a pathway to independent play and …

Spike in golf memberships across NSW

POSTED ON November 14, 2020 @ 9:42 am

COVID-19 may have derailed sporting activities for much of the community during 2020, but for golf, participation is booming across the State. Spike in numbers With the boom, clubs across New South Wales are reporting spikes in membership numbers not seen in years. Affiliation numbers …

Newcastle Golf Club votes YES to new golf course masterplan

POSTED ON November 12, 2020 @ 4:09 pm

At the Club’s Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM), held virtually on Wednesday 11th November 2020 in excess of 80% of the voting members of Newcastle Golf Club (the Club) voted in favour of adopting a proposed new golf course masterplan designed by world renowned course architects …

116 Golf Organisations receive Covid-19 relief funding from Sport NZ

POSTED ON November 7, 2020 @ 5:30 am

More than 2,000 play, active recreation and sports organisations, including 116 golf organisations across Aotearoa have received relief funding from Sport NZ’s $15 million Community Resilience Fund Phase 2. Recovery package The fund is part of the $265 million Sports Recovery Package announced at Budget …

2021 New Zealand Open Cancelled

POSTED ON October 31, 2020 @ 6:54 am

One of New Zealand’s pre-eminent sporting events, the New Zealand Golf Open, scheduled to be played at Millbrook Resort and The Hills in February 2021 has been cancelled. The Chairman of the Organising Committee, Mr John Hart, confirmed the cancellation, due to the ongoing global …

Australia’s three biggest golf events postponed

POSTED ON October 16, 2020 @ 7:16 am

This summer’s premier golf events have been cancelled. PGA of Australia chief executive Gavin Kirkman, ALPG chief executive Karen Lunn and Golf Australia chief executive James Sutherland confirmed the Australian PGA Championship, Australian Open and Women’s Australian Open will not proceed due to the pandemic. …