Date: June 29, 2016
Author: Dave Tease

Little wings flies with regional qualifiers

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Golf NSW is proud to announce that Little Wings has become the official Charity Partner for the 2016 NSW Open Golf Championship Regional Qualifying Series.

Little Wings provide free professional flights and ground transport to sick children and their families from regional NSW to specialist Children's Hospitals in NSW, including the Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Children's Hospital Randwick and John Hunter Children's Hospital Newcastle.

"We are thrilled to support the work Little Wings does in providing transport for sick children and their families across NSW,” Stuart Fraser, CEO of Golf NSW said.

"Many golfers and their families from across the State have benefitted from flights to and from specialist medical treatment that this wonderful charity has provided.”

Little Wings has performed over 850 flights and transported almost 2,100 patients and their families from towns across NSW including Armidale, Coffs Harbour, Dubbo, Forbes, Grafton, Griffith, Lismore, Merimbula, Moree, Narromine, Nyngan, Orange, Port Macquarie, Tamworth, and Wagga since the inception of the charity service back in 2012.

"We are excited to be involved in the 2016 NSW Open Regional Qualifying series and we look forward to working with the golfing community to help families from regional NSW get access to the specialised lifesaving medical treatment their child requires,” Richelle Koller, Managing Director of Little Wings said.


For further information on the regional qualifying series and entry details, please visit


The NSW Open Golf Championship is proudly supported by the NSW Government and Destination NSW, and will be held at Stonecutters Ridge Golf Course in Greater Western Sydney from November 10th to 13th 2016. The Championship will form a key part of the 2016 Australian Summer of Golf.

Qualifying details for Golf Professionals can be found at