Inside Golf Australia October 2018
Justin Thomas is pound-for-pound the world’s biggest hitter. In this month's edition of Golf Australia magazine, he explains the five key movements that drives his distance and can help you rip it, too.
Big names missing from Australian Open field
None of the country's top three drawcards look likely for November's Australian Open while the Sydney showpiece will also be lacking golf's biggest international talent after being snookered by rival tournaments and wedding bells.
Cameron Smith: Primed for success
Cameron Smith plays the Tour Championship for the first time this week. Can he become just the second Australian to capture the title and the first to lift the FedEx Cup?
TESTED: Sun Mountain Pathfinder 3
Sun Mountain’s Pathfinder 3 buggy is packed full of features and is designed to handle cart and stand bags with equal ease. See what happened when we put the new buggy through its paces.
Show up, keep up & win: The 10 best caddies of all-time
The role of caddies in professional golf has arguably evolved as much as any other aspect of the game at the highest level. The modern looper must carry and clean clubs, measure yardages, help with club selections, read greens as well as filling the role of psychologist and even security guard.
CITY LIGHTS: Sydney
Australia’s largest city is blessed with some of the nation’s most famous attractions. After you’re done with the Opera House and Harbour Bridge, here are the dozen highest-ranked courses to be found, all within a 45-minute drive of Sydney’s GPO.
REVIEW: Sanctuary Cove Golf & Country Club
The words ‘Sanctuary Cove’ have always invoked thoughts of high quality, on and off its golf courses. And 30 years after being presented to the world, the Gold Coast jewel still impresses.
CITY LIGHTS: Perth
Perth has the distinction of being the most isolated capital (state or national) in the world. The West Australian capital lies beside the Swan River and is wedged into a coastal strip between the Indian Ocean and Darling Ranges, which means you’re never really that far from anything … including good golf courses. Here we showcase the Top-12 Courses you will find within a 45-minute drive of Perth’s city centre.
GALLERY: The best images from the PGA final round
IT was an action packed final round of the US PGA Championship at Bellerive with Tiger Woods, Adam Scott, Jon Rahm and Justin Thomas all battling to try and catch eventual winner Brooks Koepka. Here are the best final round images from photographer Matthew Harris.
VIDEO: Thanks for #DoingItForJarrod
On behalf of the Australian golf industry, the PGA of Australia and Golf Australia thank everybody who has put their heart and soul into all forms of recognition of the late Jarrod Lyle.
World Cup: Fastest hole challenge
To celebrate the public release of tickets to the Melbourne World Cup of Golf, teams of young professionals, PGA Australia trainees and local sports stars assembled at The Metropolitan Golf Club to tackle the fastest hole challenge.