May 29, 2023

About Us

About Us - Golf NSW

Golf NSW is the peak representative body for the sport in New South Wales.
Our role is to encourage participation, fellowship, fair play, and the well-being of our member clubs and districts.

Golf NSW manages fields as diverse as the Rules of Golf, Amateur Status, course ratings, handicapping, high performance, development, participation, competitions including inter-club, district, interstate tournaments, Men’s, Women’s State Amateur and Open Championships.

Golf NSW also offers guidance to affiliated golf clubs and District Associations on various legal, financial, industrial, political and administrative issues as required to ensure that the wellbeing of the sport is maintained.


Her Excellency, The Honourable Margaret Beazley AC KC, Governor of New South Wales.

Patron Member Clubs

Royal Sydney Golf Club and The Australian Golf Club

Golf NSW Board

Chairman: Mr Michael Medway
Deputy Chair: Ms Lyn Cooper
Chair of Finance: Ms Kaye Dalton


Ms Lyn Cooper
Ms Kaye Dalton
Ms Tegan Purcell
Mr Andrew Fraser
Mr Frank Gal
Mr Stephen Browne
Ms Mandy Henry
Mr Peter Mitchell 
Mr Michael Medway
Mr Matthew Ward

Committees 2022


Kaye Dalton (Chair)
Andrew Fraser
Frank Gal
Mandy Henry
Peter Mitchell
Michael Medway


Michael Medway (Chair)
Mandy Henry
Peter Mitchell

Strategic Projects

Stephen Browne (Chair)
Lyn Cooper
Kaye Dalton
Mandy Henry
Michael Medway
Tegan Purcell

Golf Australia Delegates

Lyn Cooper
Andrew Fraser
Michael Medway

JNJG Board Delegates

Mandy Henry
Michael Medway

NSW Golf Foundation
Board of Governors

Lyn Cooper (Chair)
Michael Medway
Tegan Purcell
Matthew Ward

Golf Committee

Frank Gal (Chair)
Les Wallace
Lyn Cooper
Michael Medway
Peter Mitchell
Simon Kirlew
Tegan Purcell
Matthew Ward

Life & Honorary Members

Life Members

Mr Chris Allen
Mr Brian Barnes
Mr John Buckley
Mr Ian Chomley
Mr Stuart Cox
Mrs Sue Fabian
Mr Ian Fraser
Mr Anthony Gresham OAM
Mr John Higson
Mr Alex Mercer OAM
Mr Bruce Nairn OAM
Mr Kevin Owens

Mr Geoffrey Simmons
Mr Ray Vize
Mr John Waanders







Honorary Members

Ms Marjorie Askew
Mrs Leonie Busch
Mrs Frances Crampton AM
Mrs Lilith Golan
Mrs Carol Humphreys
Mr Gary Linford
Mrs Helen Lowe
Mrs Helen Mayman
Mrs Mim McCutcheon
Mrs Didy McLaurin
Mrs Sue Ross
Mrs Barbara Uttley


There are 372 Clubs in the ACT & NSW divided into three metropolitan zones and 33 country district regions. To find a club, district association or metropolitan zone click on the links below:


(Click HERE to view an alphabetical list of Golf NSW clubs)

Zone A – Represents northern metropolitan clubs

Zone B – Represents southern metropolitan clubs

Zone C – Represents western metropolitan clubs