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Increase revenue for your events with a Hole-In-One prize offering

POSTED ON May 14, 2019 @ 10:51 am

Most people would associate insurance of any kind with cover from life’s least happy circumstances, such as death, illness or theft. For golf clubs and sport facilities, it usually means to protect club assets from unforeseen events and damages, or on course third party liability protection. Most commonly, we buy...


There be DEMONS – by Gregg Patterson

POSTED ON May 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am

You’re a wanna be general manager.  You know G.M.’ing will be different than Assistant Manager-ing—–that there’ll be Demons chasing you, making life miserable, making you sweat, tremble and shout out in anger.  You’ve been told there’ll be traumas aplenty, that you’ll experience wide awake “3 A.M. moments”, that you’ll wear...


AGCSA announces ‘Thank A Superintendent Week’ campaign

POSTED ON April 24, 2019 @ 5:45 pm

The Australian Golf Course Superintendents Association (AGCSA) is encouraging all club members, administrators and those who love golf, to thank their Course Superintendent and course management teams during the upcoming ‘Thank a Superintendent Week’ from 13th to 20th May. After the success of the inaugural campaign run in 2018, the...


DISCOUNT GOLF: How would you like to get 91% off your next round?

POSTED ON April 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am

If you’re a golf club the title above should worry you. We typed ‘DISCOUNT GOLF’ into google search, and that was the first item on the list among other discount offers. So which golf club is going to open up today with all the regular costs involved of running a...


Community Victory for Warringah in Golf Course Battle

POSTED ON April 17, 2019 @ 12:36 pm

Warringah Golf Club is celebrating today following a unanimous decision by the Northern Beaches Council to offer the club a new 20-year lease over the club’s golf course. The decision will see the course retain it’s 18 hole layout for members, visitors and corporate golf events. Warringah Golf Club President,...


New epar Connect 2.0 centralised and consistent EHS management program launched

POSTED ON April 4, 2019 @ 9:33 am

Just like in any other business or organisation, golf clubs and facilities’ performance outcome is heavily reliant on its governance structure and organisational efficiency. This is the core of how the institution makes decisions and determines the means of optimising and monitoring performance, including how risk and hazards are monitored...


EOI open for the Regency Park Golf Course

POSTED ON March 20, 2019 @ 1:39 pm

  Management and Operations of the Regency Park Golf Course   The City of Port Adelaide Enfield is seeking innovative Proposals from reliable, professional, and suitably qualified operators who would be interested in managing the operations of the Regency Park Golf Course. Regency Park Golf Course is a 9 hole...


Australia’s largest ever Golf Business and Sports Turf Management conference announced in Melbourne

POSTED ON March 5, 2019 @ 11:33 am

The Australian Golf Course Superintendents’ Association and Golf Business Forum join forces to create Australia’s largest golf industry event The Australian Golf Course Superintendents’ Association (AGCSA) and Golf Business Forum are delighted to announce a new partnership that will deliver Australia’s largest ever Golf Business and Sports Turf Management conference...


Revenue Growth: The surprizing book of green fees

POSTED ON March 2, 2019 @ 9:51 am

  Chapter One – The Club Director Every club director requires their club to be profitable.  Every club director should also hold the view that their club provides something other clubs don’t provide, which is a unique course or clubhouse or both. That’s what members and public are supposed to...