Michael Jones previews the Irish Open, hosted by Rory McIlroy, as it ventures to Portstewart in Northern Ireland for the first time in its history. He also looks at the new event that has been added to the LPGA schedule this week, the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic.

Jimmy Emanuel previews the Greenbrier Classic and Phil Mickelson’s return to the PGA Tour without Jim ‘Bones’ Mackay on the bag. Plus, there are our tips from our panel for each event.

Looking to spread your golfing wings? Brendan James puts the spotlight on the Vern Morcom-designed gem, Leongatha Golf Club, reveals one of Royal Adelaide’s finest holes and whets the appetite with a look at Ireland’s Old Head Links.

You’ll find all these stories and more in this week’s Golf Australia Express.