The FUNdamental issue

The FUNdamental issue

Last month saw the much-anticipated and highly-touted launch of Top Golf on the Gold Coast. For the uninitiated, Top Golf is like a driving range on ultra-steroids, seamlessly incorporating a high-tech element into hitting balls (automated ball tee-up, computerised scoring and games, high-tech targets, etc), while also adding a full “American style” Sports bar/food & […]

August 2018 Issue of Inside Golf now online

August 2018 Issue of Inside Golf now online

The August 2018 issue of Inside Golf is now online. This month, we go behind the scenes at Mizuno headquarters in Japan to witness firsthand how clubs are forged. ALSO THIS MONTH: FATHER’S DAY FAVES: Check out the top golf gifts for Dad this Father’s Day TOP TIPS: How your 7-iron can help you hit longer, […]

WIN: A fitted set of 2019 Mizuno Irons!

WIN: A fitted set of 2019 Mizuno Irons!

Inside Golf and Mizuno are giving one lucky reader the opportunity to win a custom-fitted set (#4-PW) of the brand-new JPX Irons. These irons are so new, they aren’t yet released in Australia! Be among the FIRST golfers in Australia to own a set of these new, sleek irons, which feature the high-quality, high-performance, amazing […]

August 2018 Demo Dates

August 2018 Demo Dates

The latest Demo Date Listings are now online, featuring upcoming Demo Days and Fitting Days to check out the top new golf gear at a golf club near you! Tweet

PGA TOUR – Australian Player Results, July 24, 2018

PGA TOUR – Australian Player Results, July 24, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. The Open Championship Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Scotland Purse: $10,500,000 ($1,890,000 to winner)                                 Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Cameron Davis* T39 (+2) $41,375 N/A In his […]

ALPG – Australian Player Results, Week of July 22nd 2018

ALPG – Australian Player Results,  Week of July 22nd 2018

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and our ALPG member performances. LPGA Tour No event this past week Next Tournament: ABERDEEN STANDARD INVESTMENTS LADIES SCOTTISH OPEN EAST LOTHIAN, SCOTLAND JULY 26-29 Purse: US$1,500,000   Symetra Tour DANIELLE DOWNEY CREDIT UNION CLASSIC ROCHESTER, NEW YORK JUL 19-22 Prizemoney: US$225,000   Next Tournament: Fuccillo […]

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours, Australian Player Results – July 16, 2018

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours, Australian Player Results – July 16, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA TOUR John Deere Classic TPC Deere Run, Silvis, Illinois Purse: $5,800,000 ($1,044,000 to winner)   Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Robert Allenby* CUT (+4) — […]

ALPG – Australian Player Results, Week of July 15th 2018

ALPG – Australian Player Results, Week of July 15th 2018

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and our ALPG member performances.   MARATHON CLASSIC PRESENTED BY OWENS CORNING AND O-I SYLVANIA, OH JUL 12-15 Purse: $1,600,000 ($240,000 to winner) Player Result Earnings Race to CME  Notes Rebecca Artis MC Sarah Kemp MC   Next Tournament: Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies Scottish Open East […]

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours, Australian Player Results, July 9, 2018

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours, Australian Player Results, July 9, 2018

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier The Old White TPC, White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia Purse: $7,300,000 ($1,314,000 to winner) Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Robert Allenby CUT (+4) — 239 Missed the cut for the third time, in his fifth […]

PGA Tour – Australian Player Results, July 2

PGA Tour – Australian Player Results, July 2

PGA Tour Quicken Loans National TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm, Potomac, Maryland Purse: $7,100,000 ($1,278,000 to winner) Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Robert Allenby DNP — Stuart Appleby DNP — Aaron Baddeley CUT (+2) — 123 Second consecutive missed cut this season. Steven Bowditch DNP — Greg Chalmers DNP — Jason Day DNP — […]

ALPG – Australian Player Results – July 2, 2018

ALPG – Australian Player Results – July 2, 2018

LPGA KPMG WOMEN’S PGA CHAMPIONSHIP KEMPER LAKES GOLF CLUB, KILDEER, ILLINOIS JUNE 26 – JULY 01 Purse: US$3,650,000 ($547,500 to winner) Player Result Earnings Race to CME Standing Notes Rebecca Artis MC 116 Hannah Green MC 61 Katherine Kirk MC 63 Minjee Lee T25 US$33,958 3 Su Oh MC 48 Sarah Jane Smith T11 US$62,792 […]

Inside Golf July 2018 Issue is now online

Inside Golf July 2018 Issue is now online

The July 2018 issue of Inside Golf is now online. This month, we explore the past, present and future of golf ball technology; examine the latest and greatest golf carts, buggies and motorised vehicles; share the top membership offers across Australia, and travel to the golfing treasures of the NSW Central Coast and Western Australia.  […]

Motocaddy S1 DHC ELECTRIC TROLLEY

Motocaddy S1 DHC ELECTRIC TROLLEY

Motocaddy bring the very best in design, build and functionality to golfers of all ages and abilities looking for reliable and affordable powered golf trolleys. All models in Motocaddy’s S-Series feature nine speed settings, speed and battery indicators and adjustable bag supports.  Motocaddy’s DHC functionality allows the S1 DHC to maintain a constant speed while moving […]

We Tried It: Motocaddy S5 Connect Smart Cart

We Tried It: Motocaddy S5 Connect Smart Cart

The convergence of golf and technology has hit a fever pace over the last few years, as new technological materials, software and thought processes are being applied to golf in new and exciting ways.  Even the humble golf buggy has benefitted from scientific breakthroughs, with a variety of high-tech features and capabilities becoming more apparent […]

WIN: A free golf trip to Thailand!

WIN: A free golf trip to Thailand!

Inside Golf and Go Golfing are offering an amazing prize to one lucky reader: We’re giving one lucky reader a free entry, including flights, to your choice of the Pattaya Singles week of golf from 16-22 September or the Shangri La Chiang Mai 2 Ball which runs 28 October – 2 November 2018. (For more […]

PGA Tour – Australian Player Results – Week of June 24, 2018

PGA Tour – Australian Player Results – Week of June 24, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances.   PGA Tour Travelers Championship TPC River Highlands, Cromwell, Connecticut Purse: $7,000,000 ($1,260,000 to winner) Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Robert Allenby DNP — Stuart Appleby […]

ALPG – Australian Player Results – Week of June 24th 2018

ALPG – Australian Player Results – Week of June 24th 2018

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and Australia’s ALPG member performances.   LPGA WALMART NW ARKANSAS CHAMPIONSHIP PRESENTED BY P&G PINNACLE COUNTRY CLUB, ROGERS, ARKANSAS JUNE 22-24 Purse: $2,000,000 ($300,000 to winner)   Player Result Earnings Race to CME Standing Notes Rebecca Artis T27 US$14,855 112 Best LPGA finish Hannah Green MC […]

July 2018 Demo Dates

July 2018 Demo Dates

The latest Demo Date Listings are now online, featuring upcoming Demo Days and Fitting Days to check out the top new golf gear at a golf club near you! Tweet

Playing the percentages

Playing the percentages

The other day, I was playing a round as a guest at a local club, where I was paired with a member of the club’s golf committee. During the round, I noticed that the course had been set up in a rather “challenging” way, with the tees set back, pins tight, speedy greens, rough grown […]

WIN: One of SIX Golf on the Murray golf packages for two!

WIN: One of SIX Golf on the Murray golf packages for two!

  Inside Golf and Golf on the Murray are offering a fantastic prize for six lucky readers! Each winner will receive: Two nights’ accommodation for two Two days of golf for two Breakfast vouchers Club vouchers Golf cart hire Tweet

The ‘Daphne’s Award’ – submit news from your club to Win!

The ‘Daphne’s Award’ – submit news from your club to Win!

Inside Golf regularly encourages club managers and members to send us news to be featured in these highly-read Club News pages. Whether it’s a new clubhouse, hole-in-one, new hire, special event or even just a success story of a local junior or member, we want to hear it all. Starting this month, we will be […]

Donahoo new GOM at Brookwater

Donahoo new GOM at Brookwater

FORMER touring professional Paul Donahoo has been appointed golf operations manager at Brookwater Golf and Country Club. The 37-year-old started in his new role last month after spending seven years as assistant manager at Victoria Park Golf Club in Brisbane. Donahoo is extremely familiar with Brookwater Golf and Country Club after spending a number of […]

Kingston Links bids farewell

Kingston Links bids farewell

Following years of golf operation and functions, the Kingston Links Golf Course will host its final golfers on July 1st, 2018. The owners of the 65ha site occupying the golf course have for some time been planning a residential village development within the unique wetland zone. Throughout the time of planning, the ongoing golf operations were managed […]

June 2018 Golf Gear Demo Days

June 2018 Golf Gear Demo Days

  The latest Demo Date Listings are now online, featuring upcoming Demo Days and Fitting Days to check out the top new golf gear at a golf club near you! Tweet

Woods to play 147th Open

Woods to play 147th Open

Tiger Woods has confirmed his entry for The 147th Open at Carnoustie. Woods has conquered the one true test to become Champion Golfer of the Year on three occasions having lifted the iconic Claret Jug twice at St Andrews (2000, 2005) and once at Royal Liverpool (2006). In 2005, the American became only the sixth […]

Global distance insights project launched

Global distance insights project launched

The R&A and the USGA have launched a comprehensive project to analyse distance in golf and gather perspectives from the worldwide golf community. The Distance Insights project will examine distance through a multi-pronged approach that includes global stakeholder engagement, third-party data review and primary research. Focus groups and discussion forums will play an important role […]

A ‘Renaissance’ at Yarra Yarra Golf Club

A ‘Renaissance’ at Yarra Yarra Golf Club

ESTABLISHED in 1898, the Yarra Yarra Golf Club is proving that a positive, forward-thinking attitude can pay massive dividends in today’s environment, while still retaining the historic, character-filled charm and traditions of a long and treasured past. Designed in 1926 by Alex Russell in partnership with the great golf architect Dr Alister MacKenzie, the world-class […]

Inside Golf – Back Issues

Inside Golf – Back Issues

Missed an issue of Inside Golf? Never fear! The entire back catalogue of Australia’s Most Read Golf Magazine is available via the Inside Golf Archives! Tweet

Learning across the Board

Learning across the Board

Every month, I hear (or read via email) stories about a variety of governance issues at clubs. Whether it’s board dysfunction, lack of role clarity, micromanagement, lack of future planning or any number of similar issues surrounding a Board or committee, the fact remains that many clubs across Australia are suffering as a result of […]

WIN: Free entry into the Mornington Peninsula Golf Classic

WIN: Free entry into the Mornington Peninsula Golf Classic

Inside Golf and Golf Mornington Peninsula are giving away ONE FREE ENTRY to this year’s Ninth Annual Mornington Peninsula Golf Classic ($695 Value).  One of the most exciting and “in-demand” events on the peninsula each year, the event is regularly sold out, and has proven to be fun for all who attend.     Terms […]

Tee it up at the Ninth Annual Mornington Peninsula Golf Classic!

Tee it up at the Ninth Annual Mornington Peninsula Golf Classic!

Once again, the Mornington Peninsula will be on show to men and women golfers from across the country and overseas as the highly-anticipated Ninth Annual Mornington Peninsula Golf Classic tees off from Monday 29 October to Thursday 1 November 2018. To quote Peter Thomson, golfing legend and internationally renowned golf course architect: “For sheer variety, […]

PGA Tour – Australian Player Results, Earnings – Week of April 16, 2018

PGA Tour – Australian Player Results, Earnings – Week of April 16, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. Valero Texas Open   April 19-22 TPC San Antonio – AT&T Oaks, San Antonio, Texas Purse: $6,200,000 ($1,116,000 to the winner) Next Tournament: Zurich Classic of New Orleans […]

May 2018 Demo Days

May 2018 Demo Days

The latest Demo Date Listings are now online, featuring upcoming Demo Days and Fitting Days to check out the top new golf gear at a golf club near you! Tweet

Plans to shrink Gold Creek GC

Plans to shrink Gold Creek GC

Gold Creek Country Club director Harry Konstantinou has announced plans to shrink the Canberra golf course nearly in half to potentially make way for a new housing development, the Canberra Times has reported. In a fiery community meeting last month, Mr Konstantinou defended stark criticism from residents concerned about the conversion of the green space, […]

Magic 59 for club pro Stegbauer

Magic 59 for club pro Stegbauer

The regular Wednesday’s members’ competition at Wagga Wagga Country Club (in the Riverina region of NSW) saw one of golf’s magical numbers scored on April 4, as Head Professional Kurt Stegbauer, played the best round of his life en route to shooting a 10-under-par 59. Thanks to a morning of meetings at work, Stegbauer didn’t […]

It’s time to sink or swim

It’s time to sink or swim

Looking over some of the stories in this month’s issue, one thing has become painfully obvious: the tide has changed in golf. And the big wave is upon us. The USGA and the R&A have announced their new “modernised rules” (to help the game appeal to a larger fan/participant base), while also releasing their findings […]

April 2018 Demo Days

April 2018 Demo Days

The latest Demo Date Listings are now online, featuring upcoming Demo Days and Fitting Days to check out the top new golf gear at a golf club near you! Tweet

Toronto juniors score PGA Tour caddie roles

Toronto juniors score PGA Tour caddie roles

Anyone following former US PGA Tour player and Canadian Open winner, Nathan Green, at recent major Australian tournaments might well have wondered: What’s with the caddies? “There’s aren’t too many pros with a 12-year-old on the bag,” says Darren Green, Nathan’s brother and the head pro at the Toronto Golf Club on Lake Macquarie, 120 […]

Club of the month: Kooringal Golf Club

Club of the month: Kooringal Golf Club

A quick 20 minutes from the Melbourne CBD, Kooringal Golf Club is a picturesque and challenging members club, and a perfect candidate for this month’s Club of the Month. While it may be relatively unknown by many golfers, Kooringal Golf Club has a long and cherished history. Originally established as the “Williamstown Golf Club” in […]

Curlewis Range tees off

Curlewis Range tees off

After two years of planning and eight months in construction, The Range @ Curlewis quietly opened its doors in January. The tagline is ‘Experience Epic’ and everything about The Range @ Curlewis is just that.  The ambience and experience encapsulates innovation, excitement and fun.   Military-grade technology, indoor/outdoor driving bays, fabulous mini golf, top hospitality, conference […]