Top Gong for GoGolfing Travel
Gold Coast based Go Golfing Travel has won the coveted title of Oceania’s Best Golf Tour Operator at the inaugural World Golf Awards announced at a gala dinner in Algarve, Portugal on 15 November 2014.
At the gala awards dinner, World Golf Awards managing director, Chris Frost affirmed that the World Golf Awards exist to recognise, acknowledge and celebrate excellence in golf tourism. The world-wide voting process included industry experts and senior executives from within the golf, travel and tourism industries.
Go Golfing is Australia’s biggest organiser of events, tours and holidays for club golfers. Established in 1996, Go Golfing has an impressive portfolio of major golf tournaments including the TaylorMade World Masters on the Gold Coast, Wrest Point International Masters in Hobart and Centara World Masters in Thailand. These events for golfers aged 35+ attract up to 800 golfers for a week long celebration of golf and entertainment events.
Go Golfing has an expansive schedule of hosted tours to the world’s most alluring golf and sightseeing destinations. US Masters, Canada, Hawaii, South Africa, Spain & Portugal, Scotland and Ireland, China, Vietnam, Thailand are among Go Golfing’s most popular international destinations.
Go Golfing’s founder Peter McCarthy dedicated the award to his dedicated team of event and travel professionals. “For nearly 20 years now Go Golfing has delivered superior service and great value golf and tourism experiences to our clients and this award is a celebration of the commitment my team makes to ensure every event, tour and holiday we host is the very best.”
“With the addition of a fully licensed travel agency to the business five years ago we are now a one-stop-shop for the travelling golfer with the ability to book flights, travel insurance and anything else clients wanted to add to their holiday. We are the only golf travel company that has negotiated free carriage of golf clubs with Virgin Australia. We value our clients and respect the trust they place in us to arrange a hassle free golf holiday.”
In addition to best golf tour operator in regions throughout the world, other categories for the World Golf Awards included best golf destination, best golf course and best resort.
Why was Go Golfing Awarded Australia’s Best Golf Tour Operator?