australian open

NZ Open date change bolsters Australasian Tour

NZ Open date change bolsters Australasian Tour

A stronger field and a greater certainty of proceeding are the driving forces behind the decision of tournament organisers to delay the 102nd staging of the New Zealand Open at the Millbrook Resort in Queenstown. 23 Sep 2021
Australian Open and PGA postponed until 2022

Australian Open and PGA postponed until 2022

The Covid-19 pandemic, the need to ensure public safety and concerns over quarantine requirements have forced the postponement of the nation’s most prestigious golf tournaments, the Australian Open and the Australian PGA Championship, until early-2022 3 Sep 2021
Exclusive: Australian Open decision imminent

Exclusive: Australian Open decision imminent

For a second straight year the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown men’s Australian Open plans into disarray, with the planned November 25-28 date at Sydney’s The Australian Golf Club appearing more and more unlikely by the day. 18 Aug 2021
Winner’s Bag: Abraham Ancer – WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

Winner’s Bag: Abraham Ancer – WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

Former Australian Open winner Abraham Ancer finally broke his duck on the PGA Tour, the Mexican winning on the second hole of sudden death. Here is what Ancer had in his mixed bag in Memphis. 9 Aug 2021
Moonah Links home of the Vic PGA for next three years

Moonah Links home of the Vic PGA for next three years

The Victorian PGA Championship has found a new home for the next three years with Moonah Links Resort signing on as host and major support partner. 6 Jul 2021
Winner’s Bag: Cam Davis – Rocket Mortgage Classic

Winner’s Bag: Cam Davis – Rocket Mortgage Classic

It took five extra holes, but Cameron Davis secured his maiden PGA Tour win on Sunday in Detroit. Here is what the New South Welshman had in the bag at the Rocket Mortgage Classic. 5 Jul 2021
Australian Open returns for summer

Australian Open returns for summer

It is with great delight that Golf Australia confirms the Australian Open will be played in 2021. 29 Jun 2021
Allan grabs US Open spot at golf's longest day

Allan grabs US Open spot at golf's longest day

For those who don’t keep an eye on the weekly Monday qualifiers played for spots on the PGA Tour and secondary Korn Ferry Tour, the assumption that 2002 Australian Open champion Stephen Allan had retired was probably a safe one. 8 Jun 2021
US PGA: Under radar Davis set to surprise

US PGA: Under radar Davis set to surprise

New South Welshman Cameron Davis will attempt to fly under the radar but says he'll be ready for the challenge if the spotlight finds him in just his second major championship. 18 May 2021
Opinion: Only Jason Day has to walk in his shoes

Opinion: Only Jason Day has to walk in his shoes

Understandably, Jason Day’s comments around having to potentially go through qualifying for the US Open have drawn the ire of golf fans and pundits alike. 14 May 2021
Winner’s Bag: Rory McIlroy – Wells Fargo Championship

Winner’s Bag: Rory McIlroy – Wells Fargo Championship

A final round 68, including bogey at the last, was enough for Rory McIlroy to break his PGA Tour win drought on Sunday. Here is what the Northern Irishman, who beat fellow Aussie Open winner Abraham Ancer by one, had in the bag. 10 May 2021
Baddeley exclusive: “My best golf is still in front of me”

Baddeley exclusive: “My best golf is still in front of me”

Aaron Baddeley turned 40 last month … his Australian Open triumph over Greg Norman and Colin Montgomerie now more than 20 years in the rear view mirror. It was a victory that anointed ‘Badds’ as golf’s next superstar, the man to beat Tiger Woods. His career over the past two decades never lived up to the hype but the now married father-of-six says his best golf is still to come. 20 Apr 2021
Winner’s Bag: Matt Jones – Honda Classic

Winner’s Bag: Matt Jones – Honda Classic

Aussie Matt Jones led for much of the week at the Honda Classic to secure his second PGA Tour win by five shots. Take an in-depth look inside his winning bag. 22 Mar 2021
Elvis Smylie turns professional

Elvis Smylie turns professional

Elvis Smylie has been earmarked as a professional golfer in the making for years 26 Feb 2021
Vic Open cancelled for 2021

Vic Open cancelled for 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting border closures along with international travel restrictions have forced the cancellation of the Vic Open scheduled for February, 2021. 22 Oct 2020
Australian summer of golf cancelled

Australian summer of golf cancelled

It is with regret that the Australian golf industry announces this summer’s premier events – the Australian PGA Championship, Australian Open and Women’s Australian Open – have been cancelled. 16 Oct 2020
Exclusive: Aussie PGA Championship announcement imminent

Exclusive: Aussie PGA Championship announcement imminent

It would have been easy to assume that following on from Golf Australia’s decision to postpone the Australian Open until 2021, the Australian PGA would follow suit with its biggest event. 26 Aug 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #25 - Greg Chalmers

The Thing About Golf Podcast #25 - Greg Chalmers

It’s almost impossible to find anybody in Australian golf with a bad word to say about veteran touring professional Greg Chalmers. 26 Aug 2020
National amateur championships given overhaul

National amateur championships given overhaul

Australian amateur golf’s elite events have been overhauled for the first time in a generation. 28 Jul 2020
Morri: McIlroy’s Australian Open motivation

Morri: McIlroy’s Australian Open motivation

If we played the Australian Open on the Sandbelt every year, would the world’s best players flock to be a part of it? 18 May 2020
Opinion: When honesty isn’t the best policy

Opinion: When honesty isn’t the best policy

Honesty is always appreciated by the media, and fans, when interviewing players. 12 May 2020