The inaugural Asia Pacific Turfgrass Conference was held at the TSB Centre in Wellington, New Zealand in June 2018. 

The AGCSA and NZGCSA worked together to successfully stage this joint event.  Keynote presenters included Andy Johnson from Sentosa Golf Club and Professor Scott McElroy from Auburn University.  Inspirational speaker Rob Hamill’s touching story was a highlight on Tuesday Morning. 

On Demand Content Includes


  • Carpe Diem, Inspirational Keynote Address - Rob Hamill
  • Choosing the correct weed control program and turfgrass cultivar  - Dr Scott McElroy
  • Turfgrass management in a changing climate - John Neylan

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  • Predictive Modelling for Disease Management - Dr Scott McElroy
  • Tournament preparations at Sentosa G.C - Andy Johnston

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Sportsfields & Grounds 

  • Recognising and rectifying drainage problems on sportsfields - Alex Glasgow
  • Results of the AFL ground survey using Precision Sensor machine - Bruce Macphee

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