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The Thing About Golf Podcast #24 - Dale Hayes

The Thing About Golf Podcast #24 - Dale Hayes

He might not have the profile or resume of Ernie Els or Gary Player but Dale Hayes’ contribution to golf in South Africa is not diminished because of that. 12 Aug 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #23 - Marc Leishman

The Thing About Golf Podcast #23 - Marc Leishman

It’s a long way from Warrnambool to the dizzying heights of the PGA Tour and for Marc Leishman, the son of a bricklayer, the two worlds could barely be further apart. 29 Jul 2020
Morri: Time to talk like Karrie

Morri: Time to talk like Karrie

Several years ago during a discussion about a now long forgotten issue, the head of what was then the NSW Golf Association, David Allen, told me something which I have never forgotten. 6 Jul 2020
We're Back Baby!

We're Back Baby!

After suspending production for three months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Golf Australia magazine will roll off the printing presses again starting with the August issue, on sale July 16. 3 Jun 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #7 - Richard Forsyth

The Thing About Golf Podcast #7 - Richard Forsyth

The 2019 Presidents Cup will shine a global spotlight on Dr Alister MacKenzie’s Royal Melbourne masterpiece. 11 Nov 2019
The Thing About Golf Podcast #6 - Peter Lonard

The Thing About Golf Podcast #6 - Peter Lonard

Peter Lonard is one of the most popular golfers ever to represent Australia on the world stage. 16 Oct 2019
The Thing About Golf Podcast #4 - Author, Paul Daley

The Thing About Golf Podcast #4 - Author, Paul Daley

Any golfer with an interest in golf course architecture is no doubt familiar with the name Paul Daley. For the past two decades, Paul has been publishing books about the sub-culture that is golf course design. 14 Aug 2019
The Thing About Golf Podcast: Richard Sattler

The Thing About Golf Podcast: Richard Sattler

Richard Sattler likes to call himself a farmer and that is a true and accurate description. But Sattler – the owner of the Barnbougle Dunes complex on Tasmania’s north-east coast – is much more than that. 11 Jul 2019
The Thing About Golf Podcast: Bob & Kathie Shearer

The Thing About Golf Podcast: Bob & Kathie Shearer

Welcome to The Thing about Golf where we explore what it is that draws people to this, the most maddening stick and ball game of them all. 13 Jun 2019
Morri: A tale of two majors

Morri: A tale of two majors

Like most golf fans, the bulk of my attention this past week was on only one of the two majors being played in the United States. 24 May 2019
The Thing About Golf Podcast: Sue Wooster

The Thing About Golf Podcast: Sue Wooster

Welcome to The Thing about Golf, a podcast series from Golf Australia magazine where we explore what it is that draws people to this, the most maddening stick and ball game of them all. 15 May 2019