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American Ackerman claims The National PGA Classic

American Ackerman claims The National PGA Classic

American Derek Ackerman completed the first victory of his three years as a professional when he calmly closed out The National PGA Championship on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula today. 8 Apr 2022
The Preview: The National PGA Classic

The Preview: The National PGA Classic

Added to the PGA Tour of Australasia schedule after the cancellation of the New Zealand Open, this week’s The National PGA Classic will be played Tuesday to Friday to avoid clashing with the majority of the play from Augusta National. 4 Apr 2022
The National set to host new ISPS Handa PGA Tour of Australasia in April

The National set to host new ISPS Handa PGA Tour of Australasia in April

The Tom Doak designed Gunnamatta Course at The National Golf Club will play host to a new tournament on the ISPS Handa PGA Tour of Australasia from April 5-8. 7 Mar 2022
Course Design: Beyond COVID

Course Design: Beyond COVID

From the golf courses played on the game’s biggest pro Tours to interesting short courses and the public layouts in our biggest urban centres, the architectural quality of those layouts in a post-COVID golfing world will be important for the game and the environment. 7 Oct 2020
Australia’s 50 Favourite Courses for 2019, as voted by you

Australia’s 50 Favourite Courses for 2019, as voted by you

What makes a golf course find its way onto your list of favourites? Is it the pristine condition it is generally presented in, or are you besotted by quality design that forces you to think your way across the journey? 27 Nov 2019
Course Design: Two-Shot Stars

Course Design: Two-Shot Stars

Two-shot holes – whether they are medium to long par-4s or short par-5s – make up the majority of holes we all play. Golf Australia Architecture Editor Mike Clayton explains what separates the great from the good and reveals a host of Australia’s best. 17 Jul 2019