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The Art of Golf: Master Strokes

The Art of Golf: Master Strokes

Golf courses are unique sporting arenas filled with many individual challenges, so it’s little wonder that just about every golfer has their favourite selection of holes. 11 May 2021
Final Round Masters Tee Times (AEST)

Final Round Masters Tee Times (AEST)

Want to know what time your favourite player tees off in the final round of the Masters? We have done the hard work for you. Listed here is every player, their starting score, plus what time in Australia (AEST) they tee off, with the Aussies in bold. 11 Apr 2021
The Preview: Gippsland Super 6

The Preview: Gippsland Super 6

The PGA Tour of Australasia returns to action for the first time this year, with the second staging of the Gippsland Super 6. Contested over three stroke play rounds followed by six hole medal match play for the top-24, the event returns to Yallourn Golf Club. 19 Jan 2021
Clayton: Australia’s Scottish lesson

Clayton: Australia’s Scottish lesson

“At least 25 percent of the golf courses need to be converted into mountain bike trails. The rest can be used for walks and picnics, off-leash dog runs, boot camps and community veggie gardens. Maybe keep one for posterity.” 21 Oct 2020
Morri: Learning to share

Morri: Learning to share

We’ve known for a couple of months that COVID has given golf a major participation boost but what is less obvious is how the game (or more precisely, the industry) intends to harness this new-found interest. 19 Oct 2020
Jones unlikely to defend Australian Open title

Jones unlikely to defend Australian Open title

Two-time Australian Open champion Matt Jones says it’s going to be tough for him to defend the Stonehaven Cup at Kingston Heath, regardless of whether the event is played during its traditional end-of-year time slot or pushed back to February next year. 24 Jun 2020
Are Tiger and his men fair dinkum about the Presidents Cup?

Are Tiger and his men fair dinkum about the Presidents Cup?

Tiger Woods breezing into Melbourne recently to promote the Presidents Cup potentially did more for the Internationals’ hopes next December than those witnessing the great man up close for possibly the first time might have realised. 7 Dec 2018
REVIEW: Spring Valley Golf Club

REVIEW: Spring Valley Golf Club

The star of arguably the most underrated course on the Melbourne Sandbelt has started to rise. 7 Dec 2018
Ogilvy: Tarnished – How the Stonehaven Cup lost its lustre

Ogilvy: Tarnished – How the Stonehaven Cup lost its lustre

Growing up in Melbourne, I was always told that the Australian Open was golf’s ‘fifth major’. It had such a great history, so the case was persuasive. Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player had all regularly come down to play and all three had won the event. So I was sold. 12 Nov 2018
World Cup: Fastest hole challenge

World Cup: Fastest hole challenge

To celebrate the public release of tickets to the Melbourne World Cup of Golf, teams of young professionals, PGA Australia trainees and local sports stars assembled at The Metropolitan Golf Club to tackle the fastest hole challenge. 21 Jun 2018
World Cup of Golf returning to Melbourne in 2018

World Cup of Golf returning to Melbourne in 2018

The PGA TOUR, on behalf of the International Federation of PGA Tours, announced today that the 59th edition of the World Cup of Golf will return to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. 5 Dec 2017
Australian Open set to return to Melbourne after 15-year wait

Australian Open set to return to Melbourne after 15-year wait

The Emirates Australian Open will return to Melbourne in 2020 and 2022. 9 Oct 2017
72 hours in The Sandbelt

72 hours in The Sandbelt

Melbourne's south-east is a congregation of exceptional golf courses known around the world. 2 Mar 2015
Gods Of Golf

Gods Of Golf

It’s Thursday; Day One of the Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne. 21 Feb 2012
Champion's Belt

Champion's Belt

In golfing terms, Melbourne truly ranks with the greatest of destinations – and it sometimes takes an outsider, or a bunch of them, to remind us of that. 4 Jul 2011
Ballarine Belt

Ballarine Belt

The Bellarine, a short drive from melbourne, is crying out for you and a mini-bus-full of mates to test its layouts, consume its wines and feast on its fine food. 7 Apr 2011