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Labor lends support to public golf in Sydney

Labor lends support to public golf in Sydney

Like so many other public golf courses, particularly in Sydney, Marrickville Golf Club in the city’s Inner West is faced with an uncertain future. However, the club received a strong showing of support via a Labor party statement today. 16 Sep 2020
Opinion: Sydney’s potential public paradise

Opinion: Sydney’s potential public paradise

Any golfer with an interest in course architecture or accessibility will likely have heard of Winter Park Golf Course in Florida. 4 Jun 2020
Morri: Moore vs. Moore Park

Morri: Moore vs. Moore Park

It’s difficult to know how best to respond to Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore’s latest salvo in her ongoing campaign to halve the size of one of the country’s busiest golf courses. 25 May 2020
Travel: Down by the beach

Travel: Down by the beach

Sydney’s northern beaches are a tourist hot spot for those seeking great food, ocean views and world-class beaches. Visiting golfers are not neglected either. 18 Jul 2019
Top-100 Spotlight: St Michael’s Golf Club

Top-100 Spotlight: St Michael’s Golf Club

For many years, St Michael’s was regarded as a rough diamond on the Sydney golfing landscape. But recent works around the course have polished off some of those abrasive edges. 19 Jun 2019
Morri: Golf’s Image Problem

Morri: Golf’s Image Problem

News of the closure of Sydney’s Hudson Park golf course this past week got me thinking – again – about the future of the game in this country. 21 Mar 2019
Club of the Month: Concord Golf Club

Club of the Month: Concord Golf Club

One of Sydney’s best-known clubs has been transformed through the creative eyes of course architect Tom Doak and the results are stunning. 26 Feb 2019
Smith’s heartbreak: “I really want to get this one”

Smith’s heartbreak: “I really want to get this one”

Cameron Smith has turned to a “heartbreaking” play-off loss after finalising his preparations for the Australian Open at The Lakes Golf Club in Sydney. 14 Nov 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
REVIEW: Strathfield Golf Club

REVIEW: Strathfield Golf Club

Golf was first played at Strathfield Golf Club in 1898. But, as the course approaches the end of its multi-million dollar redesign, there has never been a more exciting time to visit the Sydney club. 1 Nov 2018
Keegan Bradley rolling towards Sydney

Keegan Bradley rolling towards Sydney

As a major winner, multiple Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup team member and with over $20million in career earnings on the PGA Tour alone, Keegan Bradley would be forgiven for staying at home and resting in the upcoming quiet period of the PGA Tour season. 13 Oct 2018