Australian Golf Media media release

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
PGA of Australia and Cisco Webex announce partnership

PGA of Australia and Cisco Webex announce partnership

Cisco Webex has become the inaugural presenting partner of The Players Series (TPS), a new and innovative series of tournaments that sees Australia’s leading male and female golf professionals, together with elite amateur junior golfers, compete in the same field for the same prize purse. 23 Feb 2021
Junior girls set to soar in 2021

Junior girls set to soar in 2021

At least 200 girls will be supported to progress their golf across 40 MyGolf Centres thanks to the Australian Golf Foundation (AGF) Junior Girls Scholarship program. 12 Feb 2021
Macpherson roars home to claim Moonah Links PGA Classic

Macpherson roars home to claim Moonah Links PGA Classic

Bryden Macpherson has spent the past decade roaming the globe searching for the moment that would come 30 minutes from his childhood home on the Mornington Peninsula in winning the 2021 Moonah Links PGA Classic. 12 Feb 2021
Lyras extends lead at Moonah Links PGA Classic

Lyras extends lead at Moonah Links PGA Classic

The guiding hand of his father and a PGA Tour reality check has positioned Sydney’s John Lyras to push for a breakthrough professional win when the Moonah Links PGA Classic concludes at Moonah Links on Thursday. 11 Feb 2021
Warren contending again as Lyras leads Moonah Classic

Warren contending again as Lyras leads Moonah Classic

Advice from two-time Australian Open champion Matt Jones and a putting tip from Order of Merit leader Brad Kennedy has positioned Sydney’s Justin Warren to contend for a tournament breakthrough yet again at the Moonah Links PGA Classic at Moonah Links. 10 Feb 2021
Accidental hero: Wood’s clutch finish to claim Vic PGA

Accidental hero: Wood’s clutch finish to claim Vic PGA

An unexpected birdie at 17 and a clutch putt from three feet at the 72nd hole has carried Queenslander Chris Wood to a one-stroke victory at the Victorian PGA Championship at Moonah Links. 8 Feb 2021
‘As good as it gets’: Records tumble in round one birdie barrage at Vic PGA

‘As good as it gets’: Records tumble in round one birdie barrage at Vic PGA

Co-leaders Cameron John and Dimi Papadatos are expecting the Moonah Links Legends Course to bite back hard after players used benign conditions to plunder birdies and eagles in round one of the Victorian PGA Championship on Thursday. 5 Feb 2021
Rawson hits reset in return to Vic PGA

Rawson hits reset in return to Vic PGA

Much has changed in the past 15 months since Campbell Rawson’s Victorian PGA triumph yet the intention remains the same. 3 Feb 2021
Past heartache driving Pilkadaris at Vic PGA

Past heartache driving Pilkadaris at Vic PGA

Past heartaches including a Moonah Links near miss are driving local hope Terry Pilkadaris to earn a breakthrough ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia title at this week’s Victorian PGA Championship. 2 Feb 2021
Kennedy’s ‘grit and guts’ seal The Players Series Victoria

Kennedy’s ‘grit and guts’ seal The Players Series Victoria

Two eagles and a birdie at the 72nd-hole have propelled Brad Kennedy to a one-stroke win after a pulsating final day of The Players Series Victoria at Rosebud Country Club. 1 Feb 2021
Blistering Barbieri bolts clear at The Players Series Victoria

Blistering Barbieri bolts clear at The Players Series Victoria

A course record that confounded former US Open Geoff Ogilvy has given New South Wales rookie Nathan Barbieri a three-shot lead following the opening round of The Players Series Victoria Hosted by Geoff Ogilvy at Rosebud Country Club. 29 Jan 2021
Behind the birth of The Players Series

Behind the birth of The Players Series

Kim Felton laughs as he looks at the notes from a brainstorming session in March 2019 that would provide the basic blueprint of The Players Series. 27 Jan 2021
Great escape: Fraser’s fortune on way to Gippsland Super 6 crown

Great escape: Fraser’s fortune on way to Gippsland Super 6 crown

Veteran Marcus Fraser has survived a major scare in the second round of match play to claim the 2021 Gippsland Super 6 crown at Yallourn Golf Club. 25 Jan 2021
Ogilvy eyes match play as Lawson leads Gippsland Super 6

Ogilvy eyes match play as Lawson leads Gippsland Super 6

Two-time World Match Play champion Geoff Ogilvy looms as the match play giant killer after advancing to the third round of the Gippsland Super 6 at Yallourn Golf Club. 22 Jan 2021
Lawson leads as challengers falter at Gippsland Super 6

Lawson leads as challengers falter at Gippsland Super 6

A self-imposed booze ban and blissful ignorance of the birdie barrage he was unleashing has given Gold Coast-based Deyen Lawson a two-stroke advantage after the opening round of the Gippsland Super 6 at Yallourn Golf Club east of Melbourne. 21 Jan 2021
Watt’s lockdown a shared experience of discovery

Watt’s lockdown a shared experience of discovery

For nine months Victorian professional golfers had the opportunity to explore everything else other than the one and only thing they’d ever known. 20 Jan 2021
Power Horan better prepared for Gippsland Super 6 defence

Power Horan better prepared for Gippsland Super 6 defence

It’s a victory he is still struggling to comprehend but defending champion Tom Power Horan has issued an ominous warning to those who covet his Gippsland Super 6 crown: This time I’m ready. 19 Jan 2021
Seven-week Aussie swing to forge ahead

Seven-week Aussie swing to forge ahead

The ISPA HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia will forge ahead with its seven-event schedule to start the new year, despite the ongoing border uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 15 Jan 2021
Club membership booms, report reveals

Club membership booms, report reveals

Australian golf’s 2020 boom continues at pace, with a surge in interest from young men its driving force. 24 Nov 2020
PGA and ALPG undertake world-first brand refresh

PGA and ALPG undertake world-first brand refresh

The PGA of Australia and the ALPG are proud to unveil their new respective brands as part of a new era that strengthens the alignment between Australia’s two professional golf bodies. 24 Nov 2020