Golf Features

Morri: A win for architecture

Morri: A win for architecture

There were two winners from Sei Young Kim’s maiden major title at Aronimink Golf Club at the weekend. 12 Oct 2020
Greener pastures

Greener pastures

How is your lawn looking as a result of COVID-19 lockdown? Has your practice chipping turned your backyard into a chopped-up mess? Now is the time to get your lawn back in shape with some helpful tips to help you grow grass just like the pros. 12 Oct 2020
Course Design: Beyond COVID

Course Design: Beyond COVID

From the golf courses played on the game’s biggest pro Tours to interesting short courses and the public layouts in our biggest urban centres, the architectural quality of those layouts in a post-COVID golfing world will be important for the game and the environment. 7 Oct 2020
Top-100 Spotlight: Lakelands Golf Club

Top-100 Spotlight: Lakelands Golf Club

Jack Nicklaus’ first ‘signature’ course design in Australia is fast approaching its 25th anniversary and remains steadfastly ranked among the Top-100 Courses in the nation and a ‘must play’ for golfing visitors to the Gold Coast. 7 Oct 2020
2020 Wedge Guide: Hit it closer

2020 Wedge Guide: Hit it closer

The short game is unique in golf. Professional level talent isn’t required, but the right equipment is. The following pages feature the best wedges in the game from companies you know and don’t – all designed to make you score better. 6 Oct 2020
Review: The Brisbane Golf Club

Review: The Brisbane Golf Club

The oldest club in the Queensland capital has managed to embrace its significant and historic roots while also not shying away from change and continual improvement. 6 Oct 2020
Exclusive: In Voke (and Dill) we trust

Exclusive: In Voke (and Dill) we trust

Master craftsman Bob Vokey has earned a stellar reputation producing wedges for the world’s greatest players. Here, Vokey and protégé Aaron Dill, discuss one of the most winning products in golf and how to select the right wedges for your game. 6 Oct 2020
The Lost Art of Playing Golf: Part VII

The Lost Art of Playing Golf: Part VII

What’s the difference between practising and training? Understanding the science behind the art of preparing for golf can help you use your precious time more effectively. 6 Oct 2020
Australia's 100 Best Short Par-4s

Australia's 100 Best Short Par-4s

At the heart of all great short par-4s is the interesting choice to be made on the tee. As a rule, if you decide to eschew the challenge and play the ‘easy’ tee shot the pitch will be pretty demanding. It works the other way too. 5 Oct 2020
Morri: Distance debate not about golfers

Morri: Distance debate not about golfers

It’s time again – unfortunately – to revisit the distance debate in the wake of Bryson DeChambeau’s US Open victory because many people still don’t seem to ‘get’ what the discussion is about. 28 Sep 2020
Join A Club: Toowoomba Golf Club

Join A Club: Toowoomba Golf Club

Established in 1896, Toowoomba Golf Club, offers a unique blend of rich traditions and natural elegance, making it the envy of newer clubs. 25 Sep 2020
Opinion: Could Bryson cause unexpected rule change?

Opinion: Could Bryson cause unexpected rule change?

There has been plenty of talk since Bryson DeChambeau’s maiden major win about how the American is changing the game. 23 Sep 2020
Morri: Entertainment trumps numbers

Morri: Entertainment trumps numbers

One of the great ironies of golf is that it is a game based almost exclusively on numbers yet almost none of its entertainment value is derived from those same numbers. 21 Sep 2020
Join A Club: Geelong Golf Club

Join A Club: Geelong Golf Club

Geelong is the gateway into Victoria’s beautiful Bellarine Peninsula and is home to one of Australia’s best nine-hole courses – Geelong Golf Club. 21 Sep 2020
Join A Club: The Links Lady Bay

Join A Club: The Links Lady Bay

No golfing trip to South Australia would be complete without a visit to The Links Lady Bay Golf Resort. 17 Sep 2020
Michel’s Major Leap

Michel’s Major Leap

Lukas Michel will make his long-awaited major debut at Winged Foot Golf Club this week, courtesy of his historic victory at the US Mid-Amateur last September. 17 Sep 2020
Marc Leishman: On A Wing & A Prayer

Marc Leishman: On A Wing & A Prayer

Marc Leishman heads to the 120th US Open Championship at New York’s Winged Foot Golf Club with few expectations but a fierce determination to have a red-hot crack at the title. 17 Sep 2020
Exclusive interview: Scott Hend unplugged

Exclusive interview: Scott Hend unplugged

There are few professional golfers who are as well travelled in their career as Scott Hend. The three-time European Tour winner from Queensland has seen plenty during his more than 20 years in the play-for-pay ranks and, typically, he doesn’t hold back on a wide range of topics. 16 Sep 2020
“Jack is Back” – 40 years on from Nicklaus’ greatest comeback

“Jack is Back” – 40 years on from Nicklaus’ greatest comeback

It’s commonplace and often a little frustrating that we have a tendency to assign the moniker of ‘legend’ or ‘great’ far too casually these days. 16 Sep 2020
Join A Club: Townsville Golf Club

Join A Club: Townsville Golf Club

Established in 1893, the Townsville Golf Club is the oldest golf club in Queensland as well as being the fourth oldest golf club in Australia. 16 Sep 2020
Ogilvy exclusive: How 30 mad minutes changed my life

Ogilvy exclusive: How 30 mad minutes changed my life

For me, of course, it was literally a life-changing event, one I still regularly get asked about today, 14 years on from the day I won the US Open. 15 Sep 2020