No handicap to benefiting from taking part in golf

Golf has been performed in Australia since 1839 and, in accordance with Golf Australia, there are an estimated 1,204,000 golf individuals. “CityNews” has compiled a listing of individuals and locations who may help to advance particular person {golfing} abilities.

WHETHER it’s a one-off hit or an everyday competitors, there are many {golfing} choices throughout Canberra and surrounding areas.

Golf has been performed in Australia since 1839 and, in accordance with Golf Australia, there have been an estimated 1,204,000 golf individuals Australia-wide within the 2020-21 interval.

“CityNews” has compiled a listing of individuals and locations who may help to advance particular person {golfing} abilities.


Household golf retailer serving to the group

FlexTech 21 Crossover Stand Bag accessible from The Golf Manufacturing unit.

Rohan Madgwick took on possession of The Golf Manufacturing unit from his mum and pa earlier this yr, as a result of he’s at all times liked it.

“I play golf as a lot as I can,” he says.

“We’re a retail manufacturing facility outlet that sells all of the golf gear, at decrease costs.

“Our vary helps us stand out from different, comparable retailers. We’ve acquired an enormous 600 sq. metre retailer that’s fully full.”

The Golf Manufacturing unit has been open for 25 years, and presents golf golf equipment, balls, cart and stand luggage, golf sneakers, membership covers and reward vouchers.

The Golf Manufacturing unit was opened initially as a result of the unique homeowners seen a necessity for a much bigger golf retailer.

“One which wasn’t similar to your native professional store on the course,” he says.

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“It’s a pleasant retailer that gives a household expertise. It’s only a good little attraction that has been serving to the group for a very long time.”

The Golf Manufacturing unit, 269 Excessive Road, Penrith. Name 4722 8640 or go to

Larger Perform’s train physiologist Sam Catherall.

Retaining golfers taking part in stronger longer

PRIORITIES for Golf Match individuals at Larger Perform are damage danger discount, elevated longevity, enhancements in joint ranges and energy/energy manufacturing, says train physiologist Sam Catherall.

Sam lately accomplished a certification with the Titleist Efficiency Institute which, he says, permits him to determine areas of curiosity concerning hip and backbone mobility, energy and performance.

“Larger Perform and Yowani Nation Membership have mixed their experience to announce the eight-week Golf Match Bundle, offering golfers throughout Canberra the chance to evaluate and develop a number of sides of their sport,” he says.

“Golfers are repeatedly exposing their our bodies to excessive quantities of power each time they swing the membership. If missing energy, mobility and, importantly, approach, golfers are extremely more likely to expertise damage and have decrease driving distance.”

The Golf Match Bundle contains three, 45-minute, one-on-one classes with Sam Pasquali, a “educating skilled” from Yowani Nation Membership, in addition to a one hour bodily golf evaluation with Sam Catherall, and eight Golf Match group train lessons led by Catherall.

“Being stronger has a correlation to membership head velocity, and membership head velocity has a correlation with higher gamers,” says Sam.

“However the level of energy coaching is not only to hit the ball additional. At its most simple degree, a strengthening program is a long-term robustness technique, decreasing damage danger and maintaining you taking part in longer.”

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Larger Perform Physio & Pilates, Suite 4, Degree 1/23 Petrie Plaza. Name 6262 9664 or go to

Braidwood Servicemens Membership golf course.

‘Exceptionally maintained’ nine-hole golf course

THE Braidwood Servicemens Membership was opened within the ‘50s, says supervisor Michelle Griggs.

“The golf course was constructed and the clubhouse was added later,” she says.

“The Servicemens Membership is dwelling to the Braidwood golf, bowls, squash, fishing and rugby golf equipment.

Michelle says their slogan is “the pleasant membership within the coronary heart of Braidwood”.

“We’re an all-inclusive venue and households and guests are most welcome,” she says.

Braidwood Servicemens Membership has all the standard membership services, together with Keno, TAB, gaming machines, assembly rooms, out of doors eating, a barbecue space and a children’ play space.

“We have now an enormous automobile park for giant automobiles and provide in a single day stays for self-contained caravans,” says Michelle.

“We even have common stay music, and we’re open from 10am each day – closed Mondays – though the golf course continues to be open for play.

“Our nine-hole golf course is exceptionally maintained by our inexperienced keeper and fantastic volunteers. A chook run is held Thursday afternoon and comp is from midday on Saturday.”

The Pine Backyard Restaurant presents Chinese language and Australian delicacies too, together with lunch specials and banquets.

Braidwood Servicemens Membership, 15 Victory Road, Braidwood. Name 4842 2108, or go to

Duntryleague’s head PGA membership professionals Nathan King, left, and Matthew Barrett.

Calling newbie golfers to play in event

DUNTRYLEAGUE Golf Membership in Orange is encouraging golfers to enter the 99th Hahn Open Newbie Golf Championship, say head PGA membership professionals Nathan King and Matthew Barrett.

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“We joined Duntryleague in August, 2021. We have now an enormous curiosity in rising the sport and grassroots occasions to extend participation throughout all ranges of {golfing} talents,” they are saying.

The 99th Hahn Golf Open Newbie Championship at Duntryleague is open to males with handicaps of plus to 36, and will probably be performed November 19 and 20.

“Steeped in historical past, Duntryleague is without doubt one of the area’s premier venues and is visited by many from the larger Sydney space and the state for yearly {golfing} excursions,” they are saying.

“Nestled on the picturesque grounds of a championship 18-hole golf course and adorned with fashionable gardens, Orange is the right vacation spot on your {golfing} getaway, wealthy in meals and wine tradition that Duntryleague supplies.

“The historic mansion presents entrants a novel expertise with keep play packages accessible overlooking the golf course.”

Nathan and Matthew say Duntryleague shares a full vary of golf gear from all main manufacturers and supplies tuition from 4 PGA educating professions to in depth club-fitting know-how for the entire participant bundle.

Duntryleague Golf Membership, Woodward Road, Orange. Name 6362 3466 or go to


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