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Secure the future opportunities to play golf for Australians living with disabilities

You may know, Australians living with disabilities have been hit particularly hard by this crisis. It has been three months since the world changed but we continue to do all that we can to help people play the sport that they love and keep our company alive. I invite you to watch this video and, […]

Empower hits 10,000 players and QLD clinics

Do you know Empower has introduced over 10,000 individuals to golf across Australia! Golf is more than just physical and mental stimulation – it’s a chance to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors. Our adaptive equipment allows people a unique chance to access golf and play just like anybody else. Heard any of your […]

PGA of Australia launches First Tee of Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (10 December 2019) – Former PGA TOUR Commissioner and the Vice-Chairman of First Tee Tim Finchem and CEO of PGA of Australia Gavin Kirkman announced today the launch of the First Tee of Australia. Presidents Cup and its Global Partner, Citi, helped launch the efforts through the Citi 44 Million Yard Challenge, an interactive global experience […]

love.golf lauded as ‘a potential game-changer’ as it breaks into North America

love.golf has launched in North America and gained the support of PGA Professionals, the PGA of Canada and Golf Ontario at a pilot event in Canada. The love.golf approach, which focuses on learning golf on the course with a group of peers rather than through technical lessons on a driving range, was piloted to a group of eight […]

New PGA Centre for Learning and Performance opens at Wembley Golf Course

Golfers in Western Australia will be able to take their game to a new level thanks to the opening of the PGA Centre for Learning and Performance at Wembley Golf Course. Wembley Golf Course in Perth is delighted to launch Australia’s second PGA Centre for Learning and Performance in addition to its original location at […]

Women’s Golf Day Reaches Over 25 million People!

Women’s Golf Day 2019 blew all expectations out of the water last week as it smashed previous records for venues, countries and overall reach. The global celebration of golf succeeded in its goal of uniting women around the world, with 845 locations across 46 countries hosting WGD events that combined socializing and golf. Outside of […]

The team of Empower wins at the Great Barrier Reef Masters Games

Congratulations to the the team of Empower Golf’s Ben Tullipan, Tarun Kanji, Shem Aitken and Brent Taprell who won the teams ambrose competition at the Great Barrier Reef Masters Games. Tarun also won silver in the B Grade 30-49 age competition and Brent won Gold in the C Grade 30-49 age competition, as well as […]

Help raise funds for Challenge by #DoingItForJarrod this August

This August, the Australian golf community and Challenge are asking golf clubs around Australia to dedicate a member’s day to the memory of Jarrod Lyle to help raise important funds for Challenge, who support kids living with cancer. Having been diagnosed with cancer three times throughout his life, Jarrod Lyle understood the hardship that young […]

Essedon Fields King Island Classic makes dreams come true

The 2019 Essendon Fields King Island Classic held last month at Cape Wickham and Ocean Dunes has made a series of wishes come true for critically ill children. The successful event, held over two days on two of the world’s most spectacular golf courses, raised a total of $21,044.85 for Make-A-Wish Australia. Essendon Fields helped create […]

Early commitments to women in golf charter shows promise

The R&A’s drive to increase the number of women and girls participating in golf and to encourage more opportunities for women to work within the sport has been reflected in early success for the new Women in Golf Charter. Launched last May in London, the Charter set out to inspire an industry-wide commitment to developing […]