Greens: Beneath The Surface

The best greens in the country – and the genius behind their design – as judged by Australia’s top golf-course architects.

Green Is Good

Four of Australia’s course architects rank the best sets of greens in the country


What this simple, interesting test reveals about cored greens

Listen, before anyone yells at me, aeration is an important necessity for greens. Aeration helps air and water get deeper into the dirt. It also prevents the soil from getting too compact, all of which is good for the grass’ root system. It’s really, really important.

Hank Haney

Hank Haney: How To Get To A Pin

Hank Haney, former swing coach of Tiger Woods, has the hot tip on how to attack pins on the left and right side of the green.