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24th Australian Hickory Shaft Championship to be held at Royal Melbourne Golf Club
The history of the Australian Hickory Shaft Championship began in 1995 when the Tom Moore led Australian Golf Heritage Society organised the inaugural event at Rosnay Golf Club in suburban Sydney.
PGA pro’s special honour
New South Wales PGA professional Brendan Barnes has been named the Special Olympics Australia coach of the year.
PGA Pros trump WA amateurs once again
The PGA/ALPG v Golf WA Challenge was massive success once again, with the ALPG Professionals joining the men for the first time.
MyGolf reaches 10,000 future stars
MyGolf, Australia’s national introductory junior golf program, reached a significant milestone in February as it ticked over 10,000 participants in a year for the first time.
PGA Pro stars in Speedgolf Open
PGA Professional James McMaster was one of many golfers who combined their passion for the game with long distance running as the Australian Speedgolf Open was held at Albert Park Golf Course in Melbo
R&A outlines potential to grow women's, girl's and family golf
A significant growth opportunity exists for golf if it can attract more women, girls and families into playing the sport more often according to a new research report published by The R&A.
Mark Gibson wins Daphne Pirie AO MBE Spirit of Sport Medal
There would be very few, if any, local Gold Coast sports mentors who have influenced as many people as PGA Professional Mark Gibson.
Teeing up a great partnership
Australian Unity and the Professional Golfers Association (PGA) of Australia are delighted to announce an exciting new partnership in which Australian Unity will become the Official Health Insurance P
ISPS HANDA Expands its Team of Ambassadors
Record-breaking Englishman completes stellar roster of global ambassadors.