Date: March 08, 2013
Author: Golf Australia

Nicklaus confirms The Australian will host 2014 Open

Golf Australia has confirmed the Emirates Australian Open will be hosted by The Australian Golf Club in 2014. 18-time Major winner and six-time Australian Open champion Jack Nicklaus was at The Australian Golf Club in Sydney to unveil his completed re-design for the layout There aren t many honorary members who have been so for half a day who get to make these sort of announcements but I m proud of it, Nicklaus said. The Australian Golf Club hosted the first Australian Open in 1904 and N Nicklaus, announced the return to the course where he won three of his six Australian Opens. The Australian last hosted the Open in 2007 when Craig Parry won by a stroke which was revenge for his loss at the same venue to little-known American John Morse in 1990. The Emirates Australian Open will again be sanctioned by the PGA Tour of Australasia and OneAsia.