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R&A ponders Open Championship postponement

R&A ponders Open Championship postponement

The Open Championship could become the latest major sporting event to be postponed because of the coronavirus crisis, but a final decision has not yet been taken, organisers say. 3 Apr 2020
A statement from Golf Australia regarding course re-openings

A statement from Golf Australia regarding course re-openings

After four days of confusion surrounding the COVID-19 regulations surrounding the opening of golf courses, Golf Australia, has released a statement outlining its position. 2 Apr 2020
Reader help: Buried doesn’t mean dead

Reader help: Buried doesn’t mean dead

Golf balls have a nasty habit of finding the worst lies and chances are, you will be faced with a plugged ball in a bunker at least once every few rounds. 1 Apr 2020
Favourite images of golf's stars and fans

Favourite images of golf's stars and fans

With the golf world grinding to a halt, golfers - some famous and some not - have been posting their favourite golf photo. 31 Mar 2020
$5 billion warning on course turf management

$5 billion warning on course turf management

Australia's peak turf management body has warned of multi-billion dollar damage to the nation's sporting assets should staff be locked out of work because of Covid-19. 31 Mar 2020
Reader help: Can you cure my reverse pivot?

Reader help: Can you cure my reverse pivot?

One of the most common swing faults afflicting a vast majority of club golfers is the reverse pivot. 31 Mar 2020
All Australian golf clubs advised to close

All Australian golf clubs advised to close

Golf Australia has advised all Australian golf clubs and facilities to close until further notice. 30 Mar 2020
Reader help: How far should I stand from the ball?

Reader help: How far should I stand from the ball?

Is there an aspect of your golf game that could be improved during self-isolation? 30 Mar 2020
Opinion: Course closures better for the game's image and players

Opinion: Course closures better for the game's image and players

It won’t be long now before every golf course in Australia will have the closed sign hanging on the front gate. For the health of the game and its players, this is a good thing. 30 Mar 2020
Morri: When was the last time you thought about your game?

Morri: When was the last time you thought about your game?

Time for some respite from the coronavirus, methinks. We all know how it is impacting life and golf, so there’s no need to be going over it here. 30 Mar 2020
The new rules as golf provides a sanctuary

The new rules as golf provides a sanctuary

No flagsticks, lids on the hole, no rakes in bunkers, only one person per cart and mark your own scorecard. 26 Mar 2020
Make Ryder Cup priority in golf year: Rose

Make Ryder Cup priority in golf year: Rose

Justin Rose believes the Ryder Cup deserves to remain a highlight of the golfing calendar when sporting action resumes following the coronavirus pandemic. 26 Mar 2020
An important message for Golf Australia readers

An important message for Golf Australia readers

Dear valued Golf Australia readers and subscribers, 25 Mar 2020
COVID-19 Update: Can I still play golf?

COVID-19 Update: Can I still play golf?

Federal and State Government restrictions to enforce social-distancing has seen the closure of golf clubhouses across the country but nearly all courses remain open for play. For now. 25 Mar 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #14 - Meghan MacLaren

The Thing About Golf Podcast #14 - Meghan MacLaren

To many in the golf world, England’s Meghan MacLaren is recognisable only as ‘that equal pay girl.’ 25 Mar 2020
Morri: Playing through the uncertainty

Morri: Playing through the uncertainty

Perhaps it was Ben Hogan who said it or perhaps someone else. Not that it really matters as it’s not the utterer that’s important in this instance but the utterance. 23 Mar 2020
Inside Golf Australia April 2020

Inside Golf Australia April 2020

The latest issue of Golf Australia magazine has arrived just in time to keep you company during the game's extended blackout. 19 Mar 2020
18 viewing pleasures to ease you through golf's blackout

18 viewing pleasures to ease you through golf's blackout

The global coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis has left no aspect of our everyday lives untouched. In the golfing world, the professional game is in shutdown mode. 16 Mar 2020
Morri: The golf world is much, much bigger than the PGA Tour

Morri: The golf world is much, much bigger than the PGA Tour

The relationship between the professional and recreational game has always been an intriguing one, the importance of the former to the growth and health of the latter incalculable though clearly important. 16 Mar 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #13 - John Paramor

The Thing About Golf Podcast #13 - John Paramor

John Paramor has spent the best part of 45 years adjudicating on animal scrapes and penalty drops. 10 Mar 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #12 - Bob Harrison

The Thing About Golf Podcast #12 - Bob Harrison

In the sub-culture that is golf course architecture, Bob Harrison needs no introduction. 26 Feb 2020