Countdown to Australian PGA on the Gold Coast


The countdown is on until the first ball is struck at the Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast.

Some of the world’s best golf players will descend on RACV Royal Pines Reort early next week before the four day tournament kicks off on December 4.

With AU$1.75 million being contested, the Australian PGA is the richest prize in Aussie golf this year and will attract the best Australian, European and South African professionals.


Apart from all the golfing action, this year’s event will see the whole family entertained thanks to a number of new fan activities happening throughout tournament week.

A new Kids day kicks off the week on the Tuesday December 1 with plenty on offer for the whole family. In partnership with Dreamworld, kids can enjoy bouncy castles, face painting, music, shows, wildlife, golf activities, player interviews and autographs, prizes and more – and all for free!

On Tuesday afternoon the ladies can enjoy a sumptuous high tea overlooking the 18th hole and the practice green while listening to Q&A’s with key members of the corporate world and professional golf circuit

General public tickets for tthe event are available for purchase through Ticketek. Ticket prices start at $29.90 for concessions with a variety of ticketing options available including season, weekend and day passes. Entry will be free for all practice sessions held between Monday 30 November and Wednesday 2 December.

Children 16 years and younger will gain free admission when accompanied by a paying adult, while members of RACV and affiliated motoring clubs will also receive discounted admission.

The Australian PGA Championship will be played from 3-6 December at RACV Royal Pines Resort. For more information, visit