With 111 years of tournament history, the exclusive Royal Sydney Golf Club has seen some indelible golfing moments created as host of the Emirates Australian Open.
In the third and final Australian Open Classics article, we look back at the venue that has seen some of golf’s legends lift the Stonehaven Cup, as well as some contemporary players destined for greatness.
The relationship between the Emirates Australian Open and Sydney’s The Lakes Golf Club could hardly have gotten off to a better start. In 1964 The Lakes hosted the national championship for the first time but it was also a first for another significant golf figure – Jack Nicklaus.
With a long list of championship courses and outstanding tourism attractions, South East Queensland is one of Australia’s prized golf regions for individuals and families. And the drive from the Gold Coast in the south to Brisbane in the north is our latest Genesis Great Golf Road Trip.