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Coronavirus – 42 seconds that can change your health in the golf workplace

POSTED ON March 10, 2020 @ 9:24 am

International industry leader in EHS (Environment, Health & Safety) management epar, is now educating workplaces of hazards relating to poor hand hygiene in relation to recent global events. The now widespread outbreak of a novel family of viruses named COVID-19, or more commonly known as Coronavirus, is putting an onus on...


Empower hits 10,000 players and QLD clinics

POSTED ON January 26, 2020 @ 10:09 am

Do you know Empower has introduced over 10,000 individuals to golf across Australia! Golf is more than just physical and mental stimulation – it’s a chance to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors. Our adaptive equipment allows people a unique chance to access golf and play just like anybody...


Two in five golfers play MORE golf after a hip operation

POSTED ON December 21, 2019 @ 3:48 pm

Two in five golfers play more golf after undergoing joint replacements and almost 90 per cent continue to play the same amount of golf after the operation, according to stunning new research. These are the findings of a survey carried out by Europe’s largest online golfing community, HowDidiDo, under the...


New state of the art kiwi hatching facility opens at Wairakei Golf Course

POSTED ON December 3, 2019 @ 5:56 pm

A new state-of-the-art kiwi-hatching facility, opening today, will dramatically ramp up kiwi numbers in the fight to save the birds from extinction. The Crombie Lockwood Kiwi Burrow, located within the world-class Wairakei Golf Course, north of Taupō, is the only incubation facility in New Zealand inside a predator-free area. The...


Vietnam Golf Clubs to Quit Grasping at Straws

POSTED ON November 24, 2019 @ 9:28 am

Laguna Golf Lang Co and other members of the Vietnam Golf Coast (VGC) are in the process of completely phasing out single-use plastics after reaching their final straw with the environmentally corrosive material. The best signature golf courses in Central Vietnam joined forces earlier this year as part of the...


Superstar panel to entertain at the Schweppes National Conference Dinner

POSTED ON August 8, 2019 @ 7:32 pm

As part of the 2019 GMA National Conference, the Schweppes Dinner will be held on Tuesday 8th October in the MCC Dining Room.  As such, GMA and Schweppes are delighted to announce an outstanding ‘Achieving Excellence’ panel which has been assembled as part of the entertainment on the night.  ...


The Open Leading the Way in Removing Single-Use Plastic Water Bottles

POSTED ON June 7, 2019 @ 12:37 pm

The Open will become one of the first major global sporting events to remove single-use plastic water bottles in a move supported by the United Nations. The Open Water initiative has been developed with Bluewater – the leading global innovator in drinking water solutions – to deliver a pioneering new...


Whangaparaoa golfers shaken after being shot at while out on the green

POSTED ON June 6, 2019 @ 3:57 am

Whangaparaoa Golf Club members are on high alert after four players were repeatedly shot at while out on the course, forcing them to take cover behind a bank. Numerous shots were fired at the foursome while they were playing the fourth hole at around 4pm last Friday, the north Auckland...