AUSTRALIAN VETERAN GOLFERS UNION (AVGU)

The AVGU is incorporated in the ACT with the objective of fostering the game of golf for veteran members and:

  • Assisting and co-ordinating member states and territories in the administration and general conduct of the game of golf for veteran golfers
  • Facilitating and providing the guidelines for the conduct, control and management of the annual AVGU National Championships.

An executive comprising of one delegate from each of the affiliated associations in all eight States and Territories has oversight of the affairs of the AVGU.

Each affiliated State and Territory association is autonomous in the administration, control and conduct of their competition roster that varies from association to association.  Currently NSWVGA, ACTRVGA and QVGU offer lady membership. Competitions are conducted on week days.

The national membership is in excess of 32,441, with state and territory wide competitions utilising hundreds of golf courses.

AVGU Executive

ACTAlan ChrispPresident0408 583 634achrisp@bigpond.net.au
NSWIan VidlerVice President0477 905 102Iandian50@iinet.net.au
TASRay GibsonSecretary0418 559 168rayandkareng1@bigpond.com
QLDJeff Cruikshank 0400 350 979jwcruickshank@me.com
VICDarryl Dunford (03) 5352 3921dunforddaryl@gmail.com
SABrian Nankivell 0409 301 151bfvjen23@tpg.com.au
WARoss Hancock  ross@hancockmanagement.com.au
NTMurray Martin  m4martins@bigpond.com

National Championship Roster 

The National Championships are conducted on a rotation between states and territories. The upcoming schedule is:

2021VICCancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions.
2022WA
2023ACT 
2024NT 
2025SA 
2026QLD