Membership to GMAQ is open to all Golf Club Managers and administrators within Australia. We hope that this site will broaden the resources available to managers – aiding the fulfillment of their occupational objectives.

Benefits of GMA Membership

  • Access to GMAQ members online services including bookings and forum
  • Access to state GMAQ calendar of events
  • Invitation to attend the GMA National biannual conference 
  • Invitation to attend professional education sessions designed specifically for the modern Golf Club Manager
  • Global Networking Opportunities
  • Industry Best Practices
  • Newsletters via email
  • Quality GMAQ e-magazine published quarterly 
  • Research and Publications
  • State Education Programmes
  • Information on industry issues such as working conditions and salary standards

How to Join

GMAQ offers a variety of membership option for all areas of the Golf Management sector including:

Full Members shall be:
  1. Professional Secretaries and / or Managers of Golf Clubs and / or golf courses, which are affiliated, with Golf Queensland or equivalent interstate registering authority; or
  2. Professional Assistant Secretaries and / or Assistant Managers of golf clubs or golf courses, affiliated as aforesaid and which employ a permanent staff of twenty five (25) or more persons.
Provisional Members shall be Assistant Managers, Trainee Managers or other persons (other than those referred to in Rule 5.1.2) not otherwise described herein who are involved in management of golf in Golf Clubs or at golf courses, affiliated as aforesaid, employed in either a full-time or part-time capacity.
Industry members shall be persons or organisations involved in the golf industry, including sponsors, and whose Industry membership is approved by the Committee of the Association.
Affiliate Members shall be persons or organisations connected with golf, golf club or golf course administration, either currently or in the past, and whose affiliate membership is approved by the Committee of the Association.
Regional / Interstate members shall be persons eligible for Full or Provisional membership as aforesaid but whose place of employment is situated outside 150 km from Brisbane and whose Regional membership is approved by the Committee of the Association.
Life Members shall be any Full or Industry member of the Association who has rendered outstanding service to the Association and who is, on the recommendation of the Committee of the Association, elected to Life Membership by the Members at an Annual General Meeting.

Honorary members shall be persons as determined from time to time and approved by the Committee of the Association.

Membership Application

We welcome your involvement in GMAQ. Please download and complete the following membership application form and submit to:
GMAQ Treasurer
Gavin Lawrence
C/O Keperra Country Golf Club – 44 Duggan St, Keperra QLD 4054
E: or p: 07 3355 1515

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