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Contact Details

Phone: (08) 8388 2250


Head Professional: Matthew Dent
Teaching Professional: Troy Lane
Trainee Professional: Henry Clough
 Shop Assistant:  Harrison Wood

Shop Hours

Saturday: 6:30am to 5:30pm
Sunday: 6:30am to 5:30pm
Monday: 7:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesday: 7:00am to 5:00pm
Wednesday: 7:00am to 5:00pm
Thursday: 7:00am to 5:00pm
Friday: 7:00am to 5:00pm

Matthew Dent History

Matthew Dent has been a PGA Member since 1986, finishing his traineeship under Tony Giles at Mt Osmond Golf Course. After years of playing events he secured his first Head Professional position at Mt Lofty Golf Club in 1993, where he stayed for close to 10 years before moving to Blackwood Golf Club. He is currently in his 12th year at Blackwood and is the club’s longest serving Professional.
Matthew has also been involved as a Committee member of the South Australian PGA Committee for 17 years. He spent 4 of those years as the South Australian Chairman and as a member of the Australian PGA National Vocation Board.

He has also just recently been re-elected to the SA PGA Committee and is also on the board of On Course Golf.

“One of my proudest achievements in the golf industry is raising over $110,000 for CANTEEN (a charitable organisation supporting young people living with cancer) by running my bi-annual charity golf days. This has been most rewarding and I encourage others to do the same for their favourite charities.” Matthew Dent.

Matt Dent

Blackwood Pro Shop

Blackwood Pro Shop carries a wide range of equipment and accessories and is proud to cater for all golfing levels and ages. One of our core focuses is on coaching. We can offer private one on one coaching with video analysis, group clinics and playing lessons. We currently have a number of teaching professionals.

Matthew Dent is an ‘AAA rated Golf Coach’ with the PGA of Australia and 2011 SA PGA Professional of the Year.

Troy Lane has been named the SA PGA Teacher of the Year 5 times and has coached many current touring Professionals.

Our passion at Blackwood is club fitting. With our state of the art Foresight Launch Monitor, we can fit you for a custom set and can take the guess work out of buying clubs for you, and the best part is, it is all included in the price of the clubs!



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