Top 100 Courses: A little sibling rivalry?

The National’s Moonah course has held sway at the Cape Schanck club ever since it opened just before the beginning of the new millennium, but there is a genuine contender to ascend the family throne.

Course Architects


Our biennial ranking of the premier courses in the country is once again a celebration of the very best in Australian golf, just as it should be. Yet inside the local golf-club scene exists an intriguing realm of mistakes and maladies that Australian course architects know only too well.

Mornington Peninsula: The National Gunnamatta Course

Strait Shooting

A new-look course with Tom Doak’s fingerprints all over it is just one of the many reasons you need to tick the world-class Mornington Peninsula off your travel list.

TRAVEL: Global Wonders Down Under

The dominant theme of Australia’s World Top-50 ranked courses? Proximity to city and sea at a price you won’t believe

My Shot: Tom Doak

The Doak Touch. Opinionated? Yes. Gifted? Absolutely. Successful? You bet. Tom Doak’s fingerprints are extending ever further across Australia, as his design flair comes to a course near you. Interviewed by Steve Keipert

Hidden Gems

Two revered courses on Melbourne’s sandbelt are taking steps to better shine the spotlight on the work of esteemed course designer Alex Russell.