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Winners for the Rube Wakerden Day

Winners for the Rube Wakerden Day were: • Rube Walkerden Trophy (net): Ryan Fury • Presidents Trophy (scratch): Andy Hugill • Peter Ingram Trophy (trade net): John McCafferty • Paton Trophy (2B): Matt Goodbun & Dave Buchanan • Assistant’s Trophy (net): Jason Martin

Norm Foord bestowed NSWGCSA Excellence in Turf Management Award

New Brighton Golf Club course superintendent Norm Foord has been bestowed the prestigious NSWGCSA Excellence in Turf Management Award. Foord, pictured collecting his award from NSWGCSA president Craig Molloy, received the award at last week’s NSWGCSA Annual General Meeting which was held at Roseville Golf Club (host superintendent Mark O’Sullivan). Foord was one of a […]

John Odell to receive NSWGCSA life membership

Recently departed Royal Sydney Golf Club superintendent John Odell has been nominated for life membership of the New South Wales Golf Course Superintendents Association. The announcement came as around 110 of Odell’s friends and turf industry colleagues enjoyed an afternoon on Sydney Harbour on Wednesday to farewell a man who has played an integral role […]

Annual Ambrose @ The Vintage Golf Club

A capacity field teed off in the annual NSWGCSA Ambrose held at the beautifully presented Vintage Golf Club on Monday the 7th of May. Players were greeted with a hearty breakfast prior to stepping out on the beautifully presented Santa Anna fairways. Steve Harris and his crew must be congratulated on the way the course […]

Environmental Minimum Standards Program

The NSW Golf Course Superintendents Association is ready to launch the Environmental Minimum Standards Program in March 2013. Please find a link to the information video. Click Here. We urge all superintendents to show their support for this program. It is possible to express your interest which is reported to the NSW EPA, as a […]

Martin O’Malley, President NSWGCSA

The NSW Golf Course Superintendents Association Board of Directors has appointed a new Interim President after the shock resignation of Craig Molloy who has accepted the position of General Manager at his current club. Martin O’Malley of Lynwood Golf Club has accepted the position of President for the Association, which is to be confirmed at […]

Claude Crockford Environmental Award

It is with great humility that NSW Golf Course Superintendents Association has accepted the Claude Crockford Environmental Award at the 29th Australian Turfgrass Conference, Twin Waters Resort on the Sunshine Coast. In 2012 the NSW Golf industry was put under the spotlight of State legislative organisations. The NSWGCSA created an initiative to inform and educate […]

Dr John Kaminski Seminar at St Michaels Golf Club

By Mark Schroder, Liverpool Golf Club On Thursday 19 December, 2013, about 50 people including fellow Golf Course Superintendents, industry representatives including Mr Peter Frewin, AGCSA General Manager attended a very informative morning lead by Dr John Kaminski from Penn State University. This day was proudly sponsored and put on by Colin Campbell (Chemicals) Pty […]

Presidents Report

Steven Jacobsen As we look back at the summer of golf tournaments, big and small, that have been held around the country it is well deserved congratulations that need to go to all Superintendents and their crews for the magnificent way that all the courses have been presented and the way that these efforts represent […]