Forty-five years after claiming the centenary British Open, octogenarian Kel Nagle reminisced in July 2005 about winning the auld claret jug at St Andrews, the thrill of harness racing and life as a teetotaller.
With 33 layouts in Australia’s Top 100 Golf Courses, Victoria leaves other states in its wake when it comes to world-class fairways. But what makes the Garden State so great for golf, far beyond its famed Sandbelt region?
How to get children to fall in love with golf at first sight? It’s time-consuming and expensive but golf administrators are starting to reap rewards with introductory programs. Plus, we rate the best courses to introduce beginners to the game.
With such quality and variety of golf balls available on the market, how is it possible to decide what’s best for you? We spoke to manufacturers, retailers and professionals for their take. And if you’ve never thought about being ‘ball fitted’, you soon will.
An Australian invention has captivated the local turfgrass industry. Its ability to create ‘nanobubbles’ is being hailed as a game-changer that will revolutionise golf-course maintenance around the world.
One of Sydney’s oldest private golf clubs has reinvented itself with a contemporary makeover. Once the new clubhouse is fully operational in early spring, Strathfield Golf Club will be the envy of most clubs in Sydney’s metropolitan region.