Australian Golf Media media release

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
Minjee tops Aussies on Tour

Minjee tops Aussies on Tour

This week provided the last chance for our leading Aussie men to prepare for next week's Masters and they made the most of the opportunity. 9 Nov 2020
Outback Queensland Masters named Australia’s best new event

Outback Queensland Masters named Australia’s best new event

The Outback Queensland Masters has hit a hole-in-one at the 2020 Australian Event Awards, receiving the award for Australia’s Best New Event. 28 Oct 2020
PGA Tour of Australasia re-commences with Gippsland Super 6

PGA Tour of Australasia re-commences with Gippsland Super 6

The Gippsland Super 6 will return to Yallourn Golf Club from January 21-24, 2021 to restart the 2020/2021 ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia wraparound season. 27 Oct 2020
Pike prevails in playoff to claim NT PGA

Pike prevails in playoff to claim NT PGA

It took a playoff and a stroke of good fortune but Aaron Pike has claimed a popular home-town win at the Tailor-Made Building Services NT PGA Championship at Palmerston Golf and Country Club. 26 Oct 2020
Gun amateur Barbieri leads the way at NT PGA

Gun amateur Barbieri leads the way at NT PGA

Nathan Barbieri’s decision to delay turning professional may prove to be costly after the 22-year-old amateur fired an opening-round 6-under 65 to take a one-shot lead at the $70,000 Tailor-Made Building Services NT PGA Championship on Friday. 23 Oct 2020
All or nothing: Windred adopts Grand Final mindset at NT PGA

All or nothing: Windred adopts Grand Final mindset at NT PGA

His beloved Sydney Roosters aren’t featuring but rookie professional Blake Windred admits that there is a Grand Final vibe ahead of this week’s Tailor-Made Building Services NT PGA Championship at Palmerston Golf and Country Club. 22 Oct 2020
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
New Territory: Bigger, faster Quayle chasing NT PGA glory

New Territory: Bigger, faster Quayle chasing NT PGA glory

Brains and brawn. That’s the combination Anthony Quayle will unleash in order to bring Palmerston Golf Course to its knees in this week’s Tailor-Made Building Services NT PGA Championship starting Friday. 21 Oct 2020
Roar talent: Hopewell’s clutch putt clinches WA Open title

Roar talent: Hopewell’s clutch putt clinches WA Open title

He will finish 2020 with a winning record the envy of Tiger Woods and it was a roar-inducing putt on the second-to-last hole that effectively clinched rising amateur Hayden Hopewell the 2020 Nexus Risk WA Open title at Royal Fremantle Golf Club. 19 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
Trust the process: Rumford’s advice for impatient Felton

Trust the process: Rumford’s advice for impatient Felton

Six-time European Tour winner Brett Rumford is adamant that it is only time – and an injection of self-belief – that stands between Jarryd Felton and a place on one of the world’s top golf Tours. 15 Oct 2020
Felton ends Kalgoorlie hoodoo to win WA PGA

Felton ends Kalgoorlie hoodoo to win WA PGA

Jarryd Felton has used a run of five straight birdies and survived a late scare from veteran Brett Rumford to claim the 2020 TX Civil & Logistics WA PGA Championship at Kalgoorlie Golf Course and bury the demons of 12 months ago. 12 Oct 2020
Rumford & Becker set hot pace at WA PGA

Rumford & Becker set hot pace at WA PGA

Veteran Brett Rumford and prolific pro-am winner Braden Becker have defied seven months of tournament rust to share a three-stroke lead after posting scores of 7-under 65 in the opening round of the TX Civil & Logistics WA PGA Championship at Kalgoorlie Golf Course. 8 Oct 2020
Kalgoorlie remains the home of the WA PGA

Kalgoorlie remains the home of the WA PGA

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder has been pivotal to the growth of the TX Civil & Logistics WA PGA and next year will celebrate its decade-long association with the PGA. 7 Oct 2020
Dartnall to mix business & pleasure at Kalgoorlie

Dartnall to mix business & pleasure at Kalgoorlie

Soil samples and site visits will form part of Stephen Dartnall’s preparations for this week’s TX Civil & Logistics WA PGA Championship at Kalgoorlie Golf Course as he makes a rare return to the tournament scene. 6 Oct 2020
Australian PGA Championship postponed until February 2021

Australian PGA Championship postponed until February 2021

Following discussions with the Queensland government and key stakeholders, the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia will postpone the Australian PGA Championship to February 18-21, 2021. 16 Sep 2020
James Sutherland made new Golf Australia CEO

James Sutherland made new Golf Australia CEO

Golf Australia has appointed James Sutherland its new chief executive. 24 Aug 2020
Best of the west hungry for tournament golf return

Best of the west hungry for tournament golf return

Western Australia will showcase the depth of its golfing talent this October when tournament golf returns to the state at the TX Civil & Logistics WA PGA Championship and Nexus Risk WA Open. 17 Aug 2020
Doing it for Jarrod again in 2020

Doing it for Jarrod again in 2020

The Australian golf community is calling on golf clubs around Australia to dedicate a members’ day to the memory of Jarrod Lyle and help raise much-needed funds for Challenge, a charity devoted to supporting children and families living with cancer. 4 Aug 2020