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Golf Business Forum 2020 cancelled, ASTMA postponed

POSTED ON April 3, 2020 @ 9:17 am

Golf Business Forum 2020 has been cancelled. Asia Pacific Sports Turf Management Conference 2020 now to be held later in the year.  COVID-19 has led to the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre to cancel all hosted events scheduled to be held at MCEC until 30 June 2020.  Golf Business Forum...

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Augusta National Donates $2m To Help Covid-19 Response

POSTED ON April 2, 2020 @ 12:05 pm

Augusta National Golf Club is to donate $2 million to help local coronavirus response efforts in its local district. (Image credit to Augusta National) In a statement from Chairman Fred Ridley, the Georgia-based club is giving $1 million to Augusta University for expansion of COVID-19 testing in the region, with...

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Complimentary ePar Stand up Talk documents now available

POSTED ON April 2, 2020 @ 6:39 am

The 4 epar Stand-Up Meeting Talks, the Guide, and the poster that make up Pack 1 of Epar’s initiative to provide our epar customers with 50 Stand Up Talk documents, is ready to go. The Epar team wants to let all our customers know that their support is appreciated and...

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NZ Clubs uneasy about maintenance of courses

POSTED ON March 30, 2020 @ 7:30 am

Golf clubs nationwide face an uncertain future as they wait for the Government to make a decision on whether they can maintain their greens during the nationwide lockdown. Grass has no respect for the coronavirus pandemic which has put normal life on pause. It continues to grow and cutting it...

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Coronavirus: NZ Golf courses bracing for four weeks without any upkeep

POSTED ON March 29, 2020 @ 7:30 am

Normally at the weekend, stadiums around New Zealand are full of kiwis watching rugby and cricket or for the thousands of weekend hackers, it’s time for a round of golf with their mates. But with the country in lockdown, those stadiums and golf courses aren’t just bare of people they’re...

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The Outback Golf Insurance Initiative Launched

POSTED ON March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am

Comprehensive Insurance for Australian Country Golf Clubs No industry is immune to the forces of external and social change, and the golf industry is no different. Approximately 73 per cent of all golf courses in Australia are located in regional areas. Many of these regional courses are renowned for their...

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NZ Super Fund buys Formosa Golf Course (NZ)

POSTED ON March 10, 2020 @ 9:02 am

The $45 billion NZ Super Fund and a big property group have bought the Formosa Golf Course in Beachlands, east Auckland. The Super Fund and investors associated with Russell Group have announced the purchase of 250 hectares of land on the coast, consisting of 170.5ha of the Formosa Golf Club...

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Western Australian Golf Industry Awards finalists announced

POSTED ON March 7, 2020 @ 11:12 am

The Western Australian Golf Industry is pleased to announce the finalists for the upcoming Golf Industry Awards Night to be held at Perth Exhibition and Convention Centre on Friday 20th March 2020. Represented by the PGA of Australia, GolfWA, Golf Course Superintendents Association of WA and Golf Management Australia (WA),...

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SEEK: Queensland Apparel Sales Representative – Sporte Leisure

POSTED ON March 5, 2020 @ 8:11 am

Would you like to join Australia’s leading Golf Apparel Company? Sporte Leisure has long been recognised as Australia’s leading wholesale Golf Apparel Company. Now in our 29th year our stable of products include internationally recognised brands such as Sporte Leisure, Greg Norman, in the apparel market & Zero Friction Gloves....

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