Category: On the Course

This is what we’ve been waiting for ! Welcome to Oakleigh Golf Course.

“Our Fairway Birdie Hub” - A place to call our own !!  It’s important to me that I find and create opportunities to encourage and inspire women to begin and continue a life with Golf.  I'm always genuinely happy to promote golf at any facility but have always imagined having a place to call home for ...

The 4th Pancreatic Cancer Golf Day… Come meet Anna !

For those who have had the privilege of making friends or crossing paths with Anna Bennett would agree she has a passion for life with Golf. Anna and I met when I was invited to play in her charity golf day raising funds for Pancreatic Cancer. Sadly Anna lost her mother Jo to Pancreatic Cancer, ...

Be careful not to Drive to Sydney in an old Datsun…

Ok, the headline of my post is not apparent yet, but when selecting and buying your golf clubs there is a lot to take into consideration. New clubs, a long term investment ! The first rule is to cut through a lot of the hype and attractive marketing that is associated with golf clubs and ...

The Women’s Golf market at this level needs a catalyst…

After many years of being a home maker and juggling the demands of school age children, the relentless driving and all the other stuff that goes with being a parent, I realised that my children were becoming more independent.   As they approached the later years of schooling and beginnings of university, it was then that ...

Emma Dumas is our Fairway Birdie golfer of the week…

When I first started Fairway Birdies my initial focus was to write about my own experiences. Sharing my love of the game and motivating women to have a life with golf ! My journey thus far, may it only be a short one, has enriched my life in so many ways. Meeting such incredible women, ...

NIKKI SEEKS FAIRWAY BIRDIES … by Karen Harding

Nikki Wilson loves golf. As in – loves, loves, LOVES golf! Ask her what she loves about it so much and her answer is immediate: “It’s everything,” she says. “It’s the mental stimulation – that covers the competitive side of me where I’m able to be competitive – with the game, not with individuals. It’s ...

Fairway Birdies at the Vic Open with Christina Kim !

written by Karen Harding - Co Editor of Golf Victoria Magazine As the Fairway Birdies who attended the ISPS Handa Vic Open can attest, time spent anywhere near LPGA Tour player Christina Kim is quite an experience. photo credit: Paul Shire Golf Victoria Magazine Christina, who has played the LPGA Tour since 2003, recording three ...

Doing your bit for Womens Golf…It only takes one friend to make a difference !

A sense of belonging is a human need and when we feel a sense of connection it improves our motivation, health and happiness. Have you ever had a conversation expressing your pure delight on how things are going in your life, allowing your face to light up when you are given the opportunity to talk ...

New Stock has arrived… get your order in for summer !

I just love our FWB Caps, they suit any complexion and a real hit of explosive colour for your latest outfit.  They are very comfortable and perfect for a summers day, I often see it at school pick ups, kids swimming lessons, walking the dog, it's even become part of the perfect active wear outfit ...

Playing Golf in a Thermal Blast…

There are many topics to research but none as important as skincare against solar radiation because it can effect everyone.  A fairway birdie member and new golfer has contributed her thoughts and ideas for an article on protecting our skin from the sun while playing golf.  I have only been playing golf for 5 months, ...