GolfWA is delighted to announce that Aglime of Australia has agreed to be the Naming Rights Sponsor of the State Sand Greens Championship of Western Australia for 2015 – 2017.

Since 1981 GolfWA has run this event to find the find the state’s best golfer on sand greens, and for the next three years it will be known as the Aglime State Sand Greens Championship of Western Australia.

GolfWA boasts 141 affiliated golf clubs that utilise sand greens, and in 2014 this popular event saw just under 200 golfers from over 70 different golf clubs around WA take part.  Affectionately known as the “State Sands”, this year’s championship at Northam Country Club from the 6th to the 9th of August, is expected to be bigger and better thanks to the support of Aglime of Australia.

“We are thrilled to have a company of the reputation of Aglime of Australia come on board” said GolfWA Chief Executive Gary Thomas.  “Given its core business and its involvement with regional communities in WA, we very much look forward to building a strong relationship with Aglime of Australia over the next 3 years”

Aglime of Australia putting it back into the bush.

As a powerful force in regional WA, Aglime of Australia is the perfect fit for this year’s championship as the premier supplier of lime sand to rural and regional West Australia, and a strong supporter of rural communities and organisations.

On top of being the naming rights sponsor for this year’s championship, Aglime of Australia actively supports many rural football, cricket and bowling clubs, junior sporting events and community clubs around the state as well as raising in excess of $70,000 for the Regional Mens Health and Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.

Dave Gartner, Sales and Mine Liaison for Aglime of Australia stated “With this in mind and supporting those that support Aglime of Australia, we are delighted to have been offered the naming right sponsor of the Western Australian State Sand Greens Championship for the next 3 years commencing in Northam in 2015. We look forward to a long and enjoyable relationship with GolfWA”.