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Twin Creeks secures NSW Open for three years

Twin Creeks secures NSW Open for three years

The Graham Marsh-designed Twin Creeks Golf and Country has been announced as the new host of the NSW Open Championship. 24 Apr 2017
One step closer to a single world handicap system

One step closer to a single world handicap system

The R&A and the USGA have started working towards developing a single world handicap system for the game. 21 Apr 2017
Tiger done for 2017 after more back surgery

Tiger done for 2017 after more back surgery

Tiger Woods is unlikely to play golf again this year after undergoing a fourth back surgery. 21 Apr 2017
Barnbougle’s luxurious addition

Barnbougle’s luxurious addition

Tasmania’s world famous Barnbougle Golf Resort has added a new two-bedroom luxury ocean villa to its stable of great onsite accommodation. 20 Apr 2017
Minjee Lee becomes a MyGolf ambassador

Minjee Lee becomes a MyGolf ambassador

Minjee Lee has proudly put her name to MyGolf, Australia’s national junior participation program, which is jointly run by Golf Australia and the PGA of Australia. 19 Apr 2017
GA Express #237: Curtis Luck joins the Big Show ... boots 'n' all

GA Express #237: Curtis Luck joins the Big Show ... boots 'n' all

The Valero Texas Open might be lacking in superstar power, but there’ll be plenty of interest from an Australian perspective, courtesy of a highly-anticipated debut. Welcome to the big show Curtis Luck. 18 Apr 2017
Johnson primed for Tour return

Johnson primed for Tour return

World No.1 Dustin Johnson says he’s still not 100 percent fit but is “hitting the ball better” than he was before sustaining a back injury that kept him out of the Masters. 18 Apr 2017
Ko in search of a new caddie – again

Ko in search of a new caddie – again

Caddying for women’s World No.1 Lydia Ko is fact-becoming the hardest job in professional golf. If it isn’t the hardest, it certainly offers only short-term career options. 18 Apr 2017
Shark Waters adds to Eastern's attraction

Shark Waters adds to Eastern's attraction

The Eastern Golf Club has announced that its nine-hole Par-3 course due to open later this year will be called Shark Waters. 18 Apr 2017
Thrilling finales as NSW and WA win junior Interstate Series

Thrilling finales as NSW and WA win junior Interstate Series

From opposite sides of the country, but with the same team spirit and tenacity, New South Wales and Western Australia are the respective champions of the 2017 Girls’ and Boys’ Interstate Series. 13 Apr 2017
MASTERS: Sergio finally does it!

MASTERS: Sergio finally does it!

The golfing world had almost lost faith in Sergio Garcia ever winning a major championship. Now older and a bit wiser, he finally delivered on one of golf’s biggest stages at the 81st Masters Tournament. 10 Apr 2017
MASTERS: Curtis Luck joins the pro ranks

MASTERS: Curtis Luck joins the pro ranks

West Australian Curtis Luck will officially join the professional ranks on April 20 after missing out on low amateur honours at the Masters. 10 Apr 2017
MASTERS: ‘This tournament was just not for me’ – Els

MASTERS: ‘This tournament was just not for me’ – Els

One of the modern greats of the game, Ernie Els, has probably played his last Masters. 10 Apr 2017
MASTERS: Scott closes in on second green jacket

MASTERS: Scott closes in on second green jacket

Adam Scott will head into the final round of the 81st Masters Tournament with a strong chance of adding a second green jacket to his wardrobe. 9 Apr 2017
MASTERS: Scott edges closer to lead

MASTERS: Scott edges closer to lead

A mix of brilliant ball-striking and streaky putting has Adam Scott just four strokes from the lead at the halfway mark of the 81st Masters Tournament. 8 Apr 2017
Private golf course to fetch $15m

Private golf course to fetch $15m

One of the only two Australian homes with its own private, 18-hole championship golf course on freehold land is for sale and is expected to fetch close to $15 million. 7 Apr 2017
MASTERS: Hoffman makes 65 look like a breeze

MASTERS: Hoffman makes 65 look like a breeze

Charley Hoffman has been a casual player of major championships for a decade. He’s only made half the cuts in the 22 grand slam events he’s contested since 2006. And, yes, this same guy blew the field away in the opening round of the Masters. 7 Apr 2017
MASTERS: How the Aussies fared

MASTERS: How the Aussies fared

While there are no Australians in the top-10 after round one, the compacted field behind leader Charley Hoffman gives four of our five players a strong chance of moving into contention over the next few days. 7 Apr 2017
MASTERS: Johnson Done & Dust-ed

MASTERS: Johnson Done & Dust-ed

World No.1 Dustin Johnson has been forced to pull out of the Masters, just moments before teeing off in the opening round. 7 Apr 2017
MASTERS: Dustin Johnson injured in freak accident

MASTERS: Dustin Johnson injured in freak accident

World No.1 Dustin Johnson may be forced to withdraw from the Masters after hurting his back falling down a flight of stairs on the eve of the opening round. 6 Apr 2017
MASTERS: The three holes players fear most

MASTERS: The three holes players fear most

The genius of Dr Alister MacKenzie’s design at Augusta National is it is a course that can be played so many different ways to make a good score. 6 Apr 2017