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$300,000 stolen from Australian golf club just the latest example of theft from the inside

An accountant at an Australian golf course stole over $300,000 over the course of three years working at the club, just the latest example of theft from the inside at golf clubs.
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Hayman Island Resort, Hamilton Island Golf Club and the Great Barrier Reef: An Australia vacation to the Whitsunday Islands done right

Golf travel to Queensland isn't complete without taking in the Great Barrier Reef and the spectacular Whitsunday Islands. There may be better pure golf destinations in Australia to the south, but they can't offer the secluded beauty of the islands and the ecological marvel of the reef. Brandon Tucker has more.

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Australia's Whitsunday Islands are now a golf destination with new Hamilton Island Golf Club

Finally, there's golf in the Whitsunday Islands off the coast of Queensland along Australia's Great Barrier Reef. After 20 years of planning, the Oatley family, well known Australian wine moguls, teamed with former five-time British Open champion Peter Thomson to make this dream a reality on the otherwise-deserted Dent Island. Hamilton Island Golf Club opened in 2009, offering natural splendor, blind tee shots and hidden hazards amid an island-getaway setting that worth's a look, Brandon Tucker writes.
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