Golf Australia

Publications

2019 Rules of Golf
Download the 2019 Rules of Golf (16 MB)
To obtain a copy of The Rules of Golf contact your golf club or your State Association.


Decisions on the Rules of Golf
Click here to launch the Official Interpretations application
To purchase a copy of The Official Guide to the Rules of Golf contact your State Association.


"Tee it Up" - A Guide to Club Golf

"Tee it Up" is an initative of the General Education Program and is a Golf Australia publication that provides the following information which will improve the experience of new members and their playing partners:

~ Common Golf Terms
~ A Quick Guide to the Rules of Golf
~ Local Rules and Competition Conditions
~ Handicapping
~ Etiquette, Course Care, Pace of Play, and Dress Code
~ How Various Competitions are Played and How to Mark a Score Card

*Golf Australia will be releasing a new edition in 2019 to align with the new Rules of golf effective 1 Janaury 2019. A

"Tee It Up" - order form Please email davidb@golf.org.au if you would like to be advised about the release date of this publication.

Etiquette Posters

A series of five posters illustrating the following also aim to educate members:
~ Care of the Course - Putting Greens (including how to repair a pitch mark)
~ Care of the Course - Repairing Divots and Smoothing Bunkers
~ Care of the Course - Golf Buggies & Carts and Rubbish
~ Courtesy on the Course
~ Pace of Play

To place an order for "Tee it Up", "On the Right Course", or the posters contact Golf Australia:
Phone: (03) 9626 5050
E-mail: orders@golf.org.au

 

Golf Australia Rules Newsletter

17 September 2019
While critics bemoan wide courses as "too easy", MIKE CLAYTON argues that it opens up so many more pleasing aspects of golf, whether they're ... Read more
17 September 2019
The Australian golf industry is saddened to learn about the sudden passing of PGA professional Kate Nolan. Read more
Inside The Ropes
17 September 2019
ASQUITH: Men: Stableford 2B: White: I Lee (15) A Kwong (28) 53. Div 1: M Pocklington (18) 44. Div 2: S Aung (21) 43. Div 3: A Kwong (28) 44. more
17 September 2019
NAIRNE: Sunday Club c'ship: Semi-f: A: D Arney d A Files 5-4, N Smart d S Smith 3-2. B: A Golder d A McKenny 9-8, C Sadler d P Rusk 6-5. C: T ... more
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