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Dates Set for CMAA World Conference and Club Business Expo

POSTED ON November 3, 2021 @ 6:30 pm

The Club Management Association of America’s (CMAA) World Conference and Club Business Expo will return to its in-person format in 2022. The CMAA said the objectives of the five-day gathering (February 19-23) ‘are to maximise networking, present stellar business and industry experts, foster interactive forums …

The Queensland golf industry the big winner at awards night

POSTED ON October 30, 2021 @ 2:34 pm

The Queensland Golf Industry Awards night was the big winner, held on the Gold Coast on Thursday, 26 October. Last held live in March 2019, then virtually last year due to covid restrictions. Its been a challenging year for the entire industry as we all …

Greg Norman named CEO of LIV Golf Investments

POSTED ON October 30, 2021 @ 11:59 am

Former world #1 and World Golf Hall of Fame member, Greg Norman, has today been announced as CEO of a newly formed company, LIV Golf Investments, a move which will set in motion a number of momentous developments for professional golf worldwide. The Asia Tour …

Nudgee Golf Club is Queensland PGA’s new home

POSTED ON October 1, 2021 @ 1:37 pm

The recently re-designed Nudgee Golf Club will appear on the ISPS Handa PGA Tour of Australasia schedule for the first time in the club’s history as the new home of the Queensland PGA Championship. The 2021 Queensland PGA Championship will be played at Nudgee Golf …

TROON Agronomy: Offering More, For Less

POSTED ON September 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am

  Interview with David Lunardelli Director of Agronomy & Operations Troon Golf Australia, Asia & Pacific. About Troon Troon started as one facility in 1990 and has since grown to become the world’s largest professional club management company. We provide services to 585+ locations and …

MINI GOLF : Does it actually change your facility?

POSTED ON September 22, 2021 @ 6:09 am

These words are always in there. FAMILY FRIENDLY, YOUNGER MEMBERS, WELCOMING aspirational words for facilities to become and to uphold within their next strategic plan, their vision, their mission and key messages within their recruitment processes for the top jobs. BUT actually doing it, is …

Paradise Palms Golf Club’s fate has been sealed

POSTED ON September 1, 2021 @ 7:50 am

Paradise Palms boss Darren Halpin has now revealed his next step to finally push the $300m Paradise Palms redevelopment through to bricks and mortar stage. The biggest battle has now been fought and won but plenty more approvals are still needed before the project reaches …

Royal Auckland and Grange Golf Club stops development plans for housing

POSTED ON August 30, 2021 @ 9:35 am

A private plan change to rezone the 80ha Papatoetoe course from housing to open space for sport and recreation has been approved by independent planning commissioners. Auckland Council zoned the golf course for housing and apartments under the Unitary Plan and dug in its heels …

Bypass project safety concerns result in new course for Parkes Golf Club

POSTED ON August 7, 2021 @ 8:14 am

Construction has recently begun on the Parkes Bypass project, and its proximity to the golf course has meant the club will now receive a brand new course. The bypass runs directly adjacent to the western boundary of the Parkes Golf Club, and with significant safety …