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Australia part of LIV expansion plans for 2023

Australia part of LIV expansion plans for 2023

Breakaway LIV Golf has announced plans for a 14-event league schedule in 2023. It also plans to have promotion and relegation through its International Series, as well as an end-of-season qualifying tournament. 28 Jul 2022
Ogilvy scratching 'itch' on PGA Tour

Ogilvy scratching 'itch' on PGA Tour

Geoff Ogilvy walked into the locker room two weeks ago at the PGA Tour's Barracuda Championship and didn't recognise many faces. He's pretty sure they didn't recognise him, either. 27 Jul 2022
Cam all but confirmed for Aussie summer

Cam all but confirmed for Aussie summer

Cameron Smith is still basking in, and celebrating his Open Championship victory and gave a strong indication he will follow fellow Aussie major winner Adam Scott’s triumphant return to show off his wares at our biggest tournaments. 22 Jul 2022
A different Ogilvy returns to the PGA Tour

A different Ogilvy returns to the PGA Tour

Eight-time PGA Tour winner Geoff Ogilvy admits his return has snuck “under the radar” but insists his days as a full-time touring professional are well and truly behind him. 14 Jul 2022
Morri: Minjee and Matilda remind us of the best of golf

Morri: Minjee and Matilda remind us of the best of golf

There are times when golf feels like one giant juxtaposition. Last week was one of those times. 13 Jun 2022
Ranking: Victoria's best courses for 2022

Ranking: Victoria's best courses for 2022

Looking for the best places to play around Australia? Here, we showcase the very best layouts to be played in Victoria as voted by our Top-100 Courses ranking judges for 2022. 1 Jun 2022
Morri: Northcote’s survival a cautionary tale

Morri: Northcote’s survival a cautionary tale

Recent developments around the Northcote Public golf course in Melbourne are cause for serious concern among those who have an interest in the future of public golf. 30 May 2022
Presidents Cup returns to Melbourne in 2028 and 2040

Presidents Cup returns to Melbourne in 2028 and 2040

The PGA Tour today announced a long-term commitment to staging the Presidents Cup in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, with the biennial global team competition set to return to the iconic Sandbelt in 2028 and 2040. 14 Apr 2022
Opinion: Peninsula and Vic Open a perfect pair

Opinion: Peninsula and Vic Open a perfect pair

Pre-Covid, the Vic Open felt as if it may be a victim of its own success. 11 Feb 2022
Golf memberships soar

Golf memberships soar

Golf Australia today announced participation figures not seen in 50 years of data collection, as the boom in golf gathers pace. 25 Nov 2021
Morri: Northcote a potential blueprint for public golf

Morri: Northcote a potential blueprint for public golf

If you’re a user of social media you likely noticed the emergence this past week of a petition to save Melbourne’s Northcote Public Golf Course. 1 Nov 2021
adidas Junior 6s Tour headed to Kingston Heath

adidas Junior 6s Tour headed to Kingston Heath

Like all the professional Tours around the world, the adidas Junior 6s Tour have been forced to consistently adjust its schedule over the past 18 months. But the Tour, founded by Ewan Porter, today announced some positive news for its 2022 schedule. 3 Sep 2021
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