Date: July 05, 2011

Industry joins Kids Expo to promote junior golf

Golf Australia and the PGA of Australia have joined forces to raise the profile of junior golf at the Kids Go Expo at the Mornington Racecourse, Victoria. The expo, which runs over 4 days from July 7-10 and expects to have over 1,000 families come through the gates each day, will introduce golf to children and families who live on the Peninsula and around Victoria. The Junior Golf area at the expo will promote the PGA and Golf Australia s junior golf programs including MYGolf – the National Junior Program. Kids under 12 can take part in the MYGolf Putting Challenge while 12-16 year olds can sharpen their chipping skills at the Pump Golf Shootout Chipping Challenge. It will also highlight local PGA Professionals in the Mornington Peninsula area. Golf Australia partner Drummond Golf is among other leading exhibitors. The Kids Go Expo is an exhibition created for kids. Aimed at tots to early teens, Kids Go Expo is an event that encourages physical participation through sport and movement and intellectual stimulation through creativity, interactivity and play. Click Here for more information and expo schedules.