Royal Adelaide golf course featured on The Golf Show: video

Take a closer look at Royal Adelaide’s iconic par-3 3rd hole with the boys from The Golf Show.

FoxSports’ The Golf Show recently featured the famed Royal Adelaide golf course, where co-hosts Andrew Daddo and Paul Gow played a round before sampling a few local wines. they take a close look at the magnificent short par-4 3rd hole that Gow claims to be one of his favourites anywhere in the world.

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CLOSER LOOK: Proposed new Rules of Golf when dropping a ball

One of the more puzzling proposed changes to the Rules of Golf concerns the new procedure for dropping a ball.

Arguably the proposal for the new Rules of Golf on how to drop the golf ball has raised the most eye-brows. If implemented on January 1, 2019 no longer will golfers have to drop the golf ball from shoulder height, but simply drop it from any height, in any old way.

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John Daly and Andrew ‘Beef’ Johnston sit down in kitchen for Q&A: video

At the kitchen table in John Daly’s house, Meat and Beef answer a few fan questions including asking their favourite golf course in Australia.

John Daly and Andrew Johnston are good friends and they got together to answer a few questions on Periscope. It looks like they’ve just decided to have a chat in John Daly’s kitchen and we can’t decide if it’s must-watch viewing or simply something we can’t turn away from.

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Golf and Art: Check out Mike Cocking’s new Golf Renderings

Combining a love of golf and art, Mike Cocking now has all of his work in one place at Golf Renderings.

Mike Cocking is part of the successful OCCM Golf Course Design team but he also had a real talent with the brush and pencil. Cocking has combined his love of golf and art to produce some exquisitely drawn course guides for a number of golf courses including Barnbougle Dunes, Royal Queensland, Kingston Heath, The Grange and Cape Wickham.

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USGA and R&A say pros aren’t hitting it much further, but no one really believes them

The R&A and the USGA have released a review saying that the golf ball isn’t being hit any further than it was 13 years ago. But it’s all a little misleading.

Golf’s governing bodies, the R&A and the USGA released their annual review of driving distance last week, and came to the conclusion that there has been very little increase in driving distance over the last 13 years.

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Cape Wickham golf course is up for sale

If you happen to be in the market for a golf course, there is a very sweet links for sale down on King Island.

Golf Australia and Golf Digest magazine’s are reporting that Cape Wickham golf course is up for sale. Owner Duncan Andrews also developed The Dunes on the Mornington Peninsula and Thirteenth Beach at Barwon Heads but has put the famed golf course on the market stating he has done everything he can with the property.

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CNN’s Living Golf features Golf in Australia with Jason Day, Karrie Webb and Peter Thomson

Jason Day, Karrie Webb an Peter Thomson feature in this month’s edition of Living Golf.

CNN’s Living Golf program do a nice job of covering golf stories from all over the world and this month they feature golf in Australia. The episode has some in depth interviews with some of Australia’s greatest ever golfers; Peter Thomson, Karrie Webb and Jason Day.

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Rules of Golf overhaul; changes revealed in March

Get ready for the biggest makeover to the Rules of Golf we have seen for many decades.

The Rules of Golf are set for a major overhaul with the R&A and USGA to reveal the proposed rule changes in early March.

Golf’s governing bodies have been working to modernise and simplify the rules of golf for the past five years and according to Ryan Herringon at Golf Digest, USGA executive director Mike Davis has said no rule is off limits to any changes:

What’s expected to be revealed is nothing short of the biggest restructuring of the Rules in decades.

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