Australia’s largest pro-am golf event, the Holden Scramble, is coming to Palmer Coolum Resort with at least six events to be hosted on the championship golf course between March and September 2013.
Following months of speculation, the PGA of Australia yesterday (11 February) confirmed the Australian PGA Championship presented by Coca-Cola is headed to a new home in 2013, officially farewelling the Sunshine Coast and Palmer Coolum Resort which has hosted the tournament for the last 11 years.
26-year-old Victorian Daniel Popovic has won the Australian PGA Championship presented by Coca-Cola, held at Palmer Coolum Resort from 13-16 December.
26-year-old Daniel Popovic takes a two stroke lead into the second round of the Australian PGA Championship presented by Coca-Cola after firing a round of 64 at Palmer Coolum Resort on Monday.
Queenslander Peter Senior became the Australian Open’s oldest golf champion on Sunday and is the sentimental favourite to win this year’s Australian PGA Championship presented by Coca-Cola, which starts at Palmer Coolum Resort tomorrow (13 Dec).
Coolum’s main beach will be the focal point for the ‘Coolum’s Festival of Golf’ unique 3D Projection Art Display by film maker and projection artist James Muller on Friday night (14 December).
The Daniel Morcombe Foundation’s Big Red Truck will take up a prominent position at Palmer Coolum Resort during next week’s Australian PGA Championship to actively promote child safety during the tournament.
Palmer Coolum Resort’s Director of Golf, Paul Crangle went head to head with three other Palmer Golf professionals on Tuesday in the third and final round of the Palmer Golf Pro Challenge.
The Australian PGA Championship is less than a month away and Palmer Coolum Resort owner Clive Palmer, says the tournament leads the way in putting the sunshine state in the tourism shop window of the world.
If you’re planning a visit to the PGA Championship this weekend, the Australian PGA Championship website has all the information about how to get there, where to park and timetables for free transport.