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Inside Golf

Inside Golf is Australia’s highest-circulating audited golf publication dedicated to sharing the wonderful world of golf with Australian golfers.

Each issue covers:

  • National and International tournament news
  • Course reviews
  • New products
  • DEMO day directory
  • Golf tips from Australia’s best PGA teaching professionals
  • Local and overseas travel features
  • Columns from PGA Members
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  • The best golf deals from over 100 advertisers
  • Player profiles
  • Golf directory
  • Industry News
  • Rules and games
  • Giveaways and competitions

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Inside Golf has consistently led the industry in digital innovation; we were the first golf publication in Australia to launch a full online page-turning digital edition way back in 2006. Inside Golf was the first on Facebook and Twitter, the first to launch a fully integrated online/offline advertising media platform, and the first to make the foray into tablets and mobile devices.

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Backspin Golf Podcast Episode 14

Nov 08 '18

In Episode 14 of Backspin, Larry and Steve catch up with Aussie golfing great, Peter Senior. Is he really the King of Spain? Find out in Backspin. ... News

Aussie legends return for summer of golf

Nov 08 '18

Peter Senior (Photo: PGA of Australia)
The stalwarts of Australian golf are set to grace the fairways of The Lakes Golf Club and RACV Royal Pines R... News

Ogilvy to play Australian PGA Championship

Nov 08 '18

Geoff Ogilvy
Major champion Geoff Ogilvy is returning to Australia to tee it up in the Australian PGA Championship for the first time since 2012.
O... News

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours, Australian Player Results, November 6, 2018

Nov 06 '18

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australian golfers as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and th... News

Australian Ladies Professional Golf, ALPG Player Results, Week of 4th November 2018

Nov 06 '18

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and our ALPG member performances.

Prizemoney: US$1... News

Zunic survives a thrilling finish to win the Isuzu Queensland Open

Nov 06 '18

Jordan Zunic (Photo: Golf Australia)
Jordan Zunic has taken out his third ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia title, clinging on to his round three ... News

Some real data and facts about Par competitions

Nov 05 '18


By Murray Cropley —  Principal of HexaDec Services., or email
A number of readers have recently expres... News

Isuzu extends Queensland Open sponsorship

Nov 05 '18

Jordan Zunic (Photo: Golf Australia)
JUST prior to Jordan Zunic sinking the winning putt at the Isuzu Queensland Open at The Brisbane Golf Club, ne... News

Lahiri, Colsaerts commit to 2018 Emirates Australian Open

Oct 30 '18

Anirban Lahiri (Photo by Paul Lakatos/Asian Tour)
Indian superstar and dual Presidents Cup player Anirban Lahiri will contest the 2018 Emirates Aus... News

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours, Australian Player Results, 30 October, 2018     

Oct 30 '18

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Aus... News

Australian Ladies Professional Golf, Player Results, 30 October 2018

Oct 30 '18

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and our ALPG member performances.

Swinging Skirts LPGA Taiwan Championship presented by CTBC
... News

Inside Golf November 2018 Issue – Read online

Oct 29 '18

The November 2018 issue of Inside Golf is now online.
This month, we look at the ISPS Handa World Cup of Golf teams, as the world’s best golfers t... News

Going the distance for Men’s Health

Oct 29 '18

Our regular readers will know that I often use this column to take a stand against a variety of issues plaguing golf. From declining membership, t... News

November 2018 Demo Dates

Oct 23 '18

The Novemer 2018 Australian Golf Demo Date Listings are now online, featuring upcoming Demo Days and Fitting Days to check out the top new golf ge... News

PGA TOUR- Australian Professional Golfer Results, October 22, 2018

Oct 23 '18

PGA Tour
Club at Nine Bridges, Jeju Island, South Korea
Purse: $9,500,000 ($1,710,000 to winner)

R... News

Australian Ladies Professional Golf – ALPG Player Results – Week of Oct 21, 2018

Oct 23 '18

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and our Australian Ladies Professional Golf member performances.

Buick LPGA Shanghai
Prizemo... News

PGA Tour – Aussie results around the world – October 16 2018

Oct 16 '18

Here is the recap from this past week’s PGA Tour action, and the Australian golfers’ performances on the world golf stage

PGA Tour
CIMB Classic
TP... News

Australian Ladies Professional Golf – ALPG Player Results – Week of 14th October 2018

Oct 16 '18

Here is the recap from this past week’s Australian Ladies Professional Golf action and our ALPG member performances.


Pepperell wins British Masters, Aussie Herbert T3

Oct 15 '18

Eddie Pepperell (Photo: Getty Images)
Eddie Pepperell provided a moment of pure magic on the way to winning the Sky Sports British Masters wire-to-... News

Pike wins maiden title at Victorian PGA

Oct 15 '18

Aaron Pike (Photo: PGA of Australia)
Australian golf professional Aaron Pike has won his first professional tournament, taking out a thrilling edit... News

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours, Australian Player Results, 13 November 2018

Nov 13 '18

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and ... News

ALPG Player Results, 13th November 2018

Nov 13 '18

Australian Ladies Professional Golf
Here is the recap from this past week’s action and our ALPG member performances.

SANYA, CH... News

2019 Australian Open dates announced

Nov 13 '18

The 2019 Emirates Australian Open will be played in the week preceding the Presidents Cup.
The 104th national championship will be held from 5-8 D... News

2019 Junior Presidents Cup Team Standings announced

Nov 14 '18

The PGA TOUR and American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) have unveiled the official team standings for the 2019 Junior Presidents Cup, which is se... News

Troon to manage King Island’s Cape Wickham Golf Links

Nov 19 '18

Cape Wickham. (Photo Jacob Sjöman.
Troon International has been chosen to manage King Island’s spectacular Cape Wickham Golf L... News

Rough road ahead for Balgowlah

Nov 19 '18

Local residents protesting the NSW government’s Beaches Link Tunnel.
BALGOWLAH Golf Club, located in the northern suburbs of Sydney, is fighting fo... News

Ancer, Papadatos and McLeod Qualify for 148th Open Championship

Nov 19 '18

Abraham Ancer, Dimitrios Papadatos and Jake McLeod have secured their places in The 148th Open after qualifying at the Emirates Australian Open.
T... News

Ancer, Kammerstad victorious at The Lakes

Nov 19 '18

Australian All Abilities champion Johan Kammerstad, wth Emirates Australian Open Champion Abraham Ancer
It was a day of firsts at The Lakes on Sund... News

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours Australian Player Results, November 20, 2018

Nov 20 '18

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Austr... News

Els debuts new International Team logo for 2019 Presidents Cup

Nov 27 '18

At a member event at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club, International Team Captain Ernie Els debuted a new International Team logo for the 2019 Presid... News

Jake joins his brother as champion

Nov 27 '18

Jake Swaffield and Caitlyn Cox
YEPPOON’S Jake Swaffield has followed in his brother Ben’s footsteps by winning the Boyne Island Junior Open recentl... News

Novotel Vines Resort opens creche for golf and fitness

Nov 27 '18

Learning golf or getting fit seems like a dream for those charged with looking after little kids. But now the Novotel Vines Resort offers a great ... News

The National, Huntingdale discuss merger

Nov 27 '18

Huntingdale GC
Two of Australia’s most iconic courses, Melbourne’s Huntingdale Golf Club and The National Golf Club have begun talks surrounding a ... News

Australian Golf Gear Demo Dates – December 2018

Nov 27 '18

The Novemer 2018 Australian Golf Demo Date Listings are now online, featuring upcoming Demo Days and Fitting Days to check out the top new golf ge... News

WIN: Be a part of the inaugural Melbourne Challenge

Nov 29 '18

Kingston Heath
If someone said the words “Melbourne” and “January”, what would be your first thought?
Tennis is probably the first thing that sprin... News

Inside Golf, December 2018 Issue – Read Online

Nov 30 '18

The December 2018 Issue of Inside Golf is online.
This month, we look at the top Christmas / Holiday Golf Gifts for the golf gear lover in your li... News

Backspin Golf Podcast Episode 15

Nov 30 '18

In Episode 15, Larry and Steve catch up with one of Australia’s hottest young golfers, Jake McLeod. We head to the magnificent Ocean Shores Country... News

2019 ALPG Tour Schedule set to impress

Nov 30 '18

Minjee Lee (Photo: Paul Shire)
Our 2019 ALPG Tour and 2019 ALPG ClubCar Series will kick off on 4th January 2019 with an exciting new pro-am on our... News

Redcliffe solves pace of play issue

Nov 30 '18

WHO said it’s impossible to eliminate five-hour competition rounds of golf?
Redcliffe Golf Club, located within the Moreton Bay region 28 kilometr... News

Scott, Briese triumph in Central Queensland Junior Open

Nov 30 '18

Winners galore at the Central Queensland Junior Open.
CAPRICORN Resort’s Ben Scott and Charlotte Briese of Middlemount Golf Club have taken out the... News

Cameron Smith Junior Classic on again

Nov 30 '18

OUT at a very excited Wantima Country Club in Brisbane, the Cameron Smith Junior Classic is on again.
Excited because one of its favourite sons, A... News

Junior success for Medway GC

Nov 30 '18

MELBOURNE’S Medway Golf Club is experiencing a spike in its junior ranks and it’s more by design than accident.
In the past year, the club has bec... News

Twin Creeks Golf and Country Club

Nov 30 '18

HOME of the NSW Open…now that does have a certain ring to it.
You only have to glance at the honour roll for that tournament and you’ll see why it... News

Wise beyond his years: Aaron excels in rookie season on PGA TOUR

Nov 30 '18

Aaron Wise celebrates following his par putt on the 18th green during the final round to win the AT&T Byron Nelson (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Ge... News

Neil finds off-course retail success

Nov 30 '18

PGA professional Neil Clutterbuck’s off-course retail businesses are far-removed from the hustle of his former life as a golf club head profession... News

Minjee Lee wins Greg Norman Medal

Dec 01 '18

Minjee Lee (photo Golf Australia)
World Number 6 Minjee Lee has become the first woman to win Australian golf’s most prestigious individual honour;... News

Vic Open joins LPGA Tour

Dec 01 '18

Minjee Lee (Photo: Golf Australia/Justin Falconer)
Golf Australia has announced that the 2019 Vic Open will be co-sanctioned by the LPGA Tour.
The ... News

Tiger Woods tours Melbourne in Presidents Cup prep

Dec 07 '18

A little more than one year ago, Tiger Woods, sat in the media center at the Presidents Cup just outside New York City and told the media that his... News

Walkinshaw Sports and Golf Australia Partnership Announced

Dec 12 '18

Golf Australia and Walkinshaw Sports, exclusive distributor of Under Armour Golf to the green grass market, have announced a three-year partnershi... News

Inside Golf – January 2019 Issue – Read Online

Dec 26 '18

The January 2019 Issue of Inside Golf is online.
This month, we look at Australia’s best-performing golfer from 2018: Minjee Lee
... News

Time-shifting and golf

Dec 26 '18


We’ve heard it over and over: “People are Time Poor.”
Over the last few years, amid declining memberships and participation, the golf industry h... News

Fixing the Australi-yawn Open

Dec 26 '18


I’ll warn you all straight away that I’m especially grumpy this month. Not just because I put some extreme stress on my body in an attempt to pl... News

We Tried It: Big Bertha Irons and Hybrids

Dec 26 '18

One of the most iconic names in golf equipment, the Big Bertha by Callaway has long been known to not only push the boundaries of golf club design... News

We Tried It: Wilson Staff D7 Irons

Dec 26 '18

It has been quite a while since we’ve reviewed a Wilson product, and there is no better time than the present to correct that anomaly, as the comp... News

WIN! A $2500 Wilson Golf Prize Pack

Dec 26 '18

Inside Golf and Wilson Golf are giving away an amazing prize pack to one lucky reader: A Full Set of Wilson Gear to ring in 2019!
The Prize pack i... News

Tee it up for Hawaii International Golf Week

Dec 26 '18

The Hawaii International Golf Week, now in its 7th year, has become an annual must-do for many golfers and their non-playing partners. Held August... News

Win a Hawaii Golf Holiday valued at over $5000

Dec 26 '18

Inside Golf and Pacific Golf are giving away a massive Hawaii Golf Holiday to one lucky reader.
The Prize is a “Ground Package” to attend Hawaii I... News

PGA TOUR Series-China announces Qualifying Tournament sites, dates

Dec 26 '18

Foison Golf Club’s Dye Course in Guangzhou will host three 2019 PGA TOUR Series-China Qualifying Tournaments, and then the Series will make histor... News

Royal Queensland GC loses Sexual Discrimination case

Jan 16 '19

A landmark ruling has been handed down against Royal Queensland Golf Club which will doubtless stir debate across the Australian golf club landsca... News

Dream 18 – The best golf holes in Australia – THE FIRST CUT

May 29 '19

Over the past few months, Inside Golf has been receiving nominations for the best 18 holes in Australia. We’ve asked you, our loyal readers, to nom... News

Tips to fix slow play

Oct 15 '19

Nearly every day, I read or hear reports concerning slow play in golf. Having played the game for nearly 50 years, I can attest that slow play is ... News

What’s wrong with golf…ers?

Oct 15 '19

As someone who works in the Golf Industry, I spend quite a lot of time reading industry-related articles and information from a number of media so... News

Why striving for perfection may actually be hurting your scores

Oct 29 '19

(by Belinda Diamond)
I have worked with many golfers who do not seem satisfied with anything less than a perfect shot or a perfect swing, whatever... News

November 2019 Issue, Read online

Nov 03 '19

The November 2019 Issue of Inside Golf is online.
Our Star-Studded Summer of golf: We preview one of our strongest fields in decades
W... News

Green, Korda and Lee to play ISPS HANDA Women’s Australian Open

Nov 08 '19

Nelly Korda (Photo: Golf Australia)
Perth’s Hannah Green, defending champion Nelly Korda of the United States and Australia’s top-ranked female gol... News

2019 Presidents Cup unveils unique, interactive fan experiences

Nov 19 '19

While 24 of the best players in the world prepare to deliver an inspiring and dramatic competition at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club, Presidents Cu... News

On Course Pro Golf Tip of the month: Alignment and Chipping

Nov 26 '19

Every month, we answer your questions, and share quick, practical, usable tips to help you with your game
Hi Lee,
I need help with my alig... News

Kennedy captures second New Zealand Open crown

Mar 2

Brad Kennedy (photo: John Cowpland /
Brad Kennedy has become a two-time New Zealand Open champion after winning the 101st editio...