Wednesday, February 19, 2020

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Leading senior amateur golfer Darryl Hearsch suggests some practice drills and challenges - including one from the great Jack Nicklaus - to help you get your short game up to scratch.
Golf Australia has announced that Stephen Pitt has resigned as Chief Executive Officer after 11 years in the role and will step down from the organisation later this year.
THERE are still a number of spots available for the always popular 2020 NSW Veteran Golfers Association (NSWVGA) Strokeplay Championships to be played at...

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Veteran Golf

A Guide To Veteran Golf Around Australia

This guide gives a state by state overview of veteran golf in Australia. For the latest veteran golf news and events see postings in the Events/Veteran Golf category. VETERANS...

Featured

When was golf first played in Australia? Golf historian Dr Michael Sheret presents the evidence

When was golf first played in Australia? By Dr Michael Sheret To answer this question, historians look for good solid evidence. So far the best evidence...

IM4 Single Seat Golf Buggy: a top choice for older golfers

OLDER golfers needing a bit of motorised assistance around the course have a number of options but one that should not be overlooked is...

Concourse Smart Wheels Golf Buggy Review: Reinventing the wheel

By Brian O'Hare IT can be a little disconcerting when you realise one of your golfing partners is falling in love with your golf buggy. As...

Equipment

Alien Pros Golf Overgrips Review: Liven up your game with these great feeling, functional, low cost golf club grips

THEY reckon one of the quickest ways to revamp a “tired” set of golf clubs is to fit new grips. Traditionally, that meant a trip...

MGI Zip Electric Buggy Series: 25th Anniversary Edition Zip Navigator

THE latest MGI Zip electric golf buggy series has been marketed very successfully for some months now as we write this but the Australian owned company is stepping up celebrations of its 25th anniversary year with the release of a special limited edition of its top selling Zip Navigator.

Garmin Approach S20 GPS golf watch: Review

Review by Brian O'Hare. I’VE got to state right at the outset that after six weeks of using the Garmin Approach S20 I’m totally won...

Instruction

Top golf coach gets a few lessons – from his 75 year old dad: Easiest driver swing tip video

TOP golf coach Danny Maude gets some help from an unexpected quarter in this new golf instruction video – with his 75 year old...

Cameron Smith: golf swing analysis of our latest US PGA Tour winner

CAMERON SMITH’S dogged come from behind victory at the Sony Open in Hawaii on the weekend is hopefully a sign of a great 2020...

Santa’s favourite Christmas golf swing tip

WE realise it is kind of a busy time of year for Santa but in any case we thought we would reach out to...

Travel and Courses

Join in the fun at the 2020 Yarrawonga Charity Golf Classic

ENJOY the beautiful Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Resort and help a good cause by participating in the 2020 Yarrawonga Charity Golf Classic from May 31...

Eight Aussie golf courses make the 2019 world top 100 courses list

JUST eight Australian golf courses have made the latest world top 100 golf courses list compiled by the US based Golf magazine. The Royal Melbourne...

Book a great golfing holiday for just $1 deposit … and the chance to win a $25,000 South African golfing safari

THE team at Go Golfing are really excited about a new promotion they have launched offering all their escorted golf tours, tournaments and cruises...

Recent Articles

Hannah Green wins 2019 Greg Norman Medal

Australia’s latest major champion Hannah Green has capped an extraordinary 2019 season by receiving the most prestigious award in Australian golf, the Greg Norman...

Ward’s fund-raising efforts ends on a fiery, sour note

By Noel Rowsell Dunheved Golf Club trainee professional Brad Ward has paid a high price for his charity efforts in the Longest Day Challenge. Ward undertook...

Huge crowds flock to see… the Americans win the Presidents Cup again… darn it!

Local golf writer CHRIS VOGT was at Royal Melbourne bright and early for a day that promised so much for Ernie Els and his...

Just two tied matches but a huge afternoon for the International team ahead of what should be a dramatic Sunday at the 2019 Presidents...

Things were looking decidedly grim for Ernie Els’ International Team halfway through the Saturday afternoon foursomes. Then there was a huge late momentum shift...

Ernie’s Internationals go into weekend with 6.5 to 3.5 lead after late US rally

ERNIE ELS' Presidents Cup International Team looked to have a commanding lead going into the weekend before a late rally by Tiger Woods' Americans...

2019 Presidents Cup Photo Gallery

PHOTO GALLERY  from the 2019 Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne. Click small arrow bottom right for full screen.  

2019 Presidents Cup Free-to-Air TV Times, Preview, Live Scoring

ERNIE ELS and his International team face off against American playing captain Tiger Woods and his star-studded team at Royal Melbourne Golf Club this...

Tiger and Ernie’s Yarra tee off gets the 2019 Presidents Cup party started: Presidents Cup Crown Riverwalk official launch

By Chris Vogt. There’s been much anticipation around the first appearances of this week’s Presidents Cup players. On Monday a blazing Melbourne morning had deteriorated...

Matt Jones makes it two Aussie Opens with dramatic final round victory

MATT JONES reckoned he felt “unbelievably calm” all week at the 2019 Australian Open on the way to his second Stonehaven Cup but spectators...

2019 Australian Open Photo Gallery

THE 2019 Australian Open was played at The Australian Golf Club in Sydney for the 21st time. The 104th edition of the national championship saw...

The 2019 Australian Open… cough, cough, cough

USUALLY you can spend a week at a big golf tournament and not really be aware of what is happening in the outside world. I’m...

2019 Kiama Seaside and Jamberoo Valley Vets Tournament: Photo Gallery

Story and Photos by Noel Rowsell Kiama and Jamberoo golf clubs jointly hosted the 2019 Seaside & Valley Veteran golfers tournament from 25th - 29th...