October 27, 2021

About Us

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About Us

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.

Patron

Her Excellency, The Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC, 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 Meralyn Fage
Chair of Finance: Sally Kirkright

Directors

Ms Lyn Cooper
Ms Kaye Dalton
Ms Meralyn Fage
Mr Andrew Fraser
Mr Frank Gal
Mr Grant Harding
Mr Peter Ipkendanz
Ms Sally Kirkright
Mr Michael Medway
Mr Les Wallace

Committees 2020/21

Finance

Ms Sally Kirkright (Chair)
Ms Kaye Dalton
Mr Frank Gal
Mr Andrew Fraser

Remuneration

Ms Meralyn Fage (Chair)
Mr Andrew Fraser
Mr Frank Gal

Governance

Mr Les Wallace (Chair)
Ms Sally Kirkright
Ms Kaye Dalton
Ms Lyn Cooper

Golf Australia Delegates

Mr Michael Medway
Ms Sally Kirkright
Mr Andrew Fraser

JNJG Board Delegates

Mr Michael Medway
Mr Peter Ipkendanz
Mr Stuart Fraser

NSW Golf Foundation Board of Governors

Mr Lyn Cooper (Chair)
Mr Peter Ipkendanz
Mr Grant Harding
Mr Andrew Fraser
Mr Michael Medway

Golf

Mr Grant Harding (Chair)
Mr Chris Allen
Mr Frank Gal
Ms Lyn Cooper
Mr Peter Ipkendanz
Mr Andrew Fraser
Ms Tegan Purcell

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 Eric Kime*
Mr Alex Mercer
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 Herb James
Mr Gary Linford
Mrs Helen Lowe
Mrs Helen Mayman
Mrs Mim McCutcheon
Mrs Didy McLaurin
Mrs Joan O’Connell*
Mrs Sue Ross
Mrs Barbara Uttley
Ms Jeannie Walker

Districts

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.

METROPOLITAN ZONES

  • Zone A – Represents northern metropolitan clubs
  • Zone B – Represents southern metropolitan clubs
  • Zone C – Represents western metropolitan clubs