Ethan Cowden – Director of Golf 


Ethan has been a member of the Club for 12 years, completed his traineeship at the Club in 2013 and was the assistant teaching professional until the beginning of 2016.  For the past 20 months, Ethan has been Assistant Manager and Head Professional at Yarrambat Park Golf Club.


Nathan Condon – Assistant Professional


Having completed his traineeship in 2017 Nathan looks forward to developing his Management and administration skills, having finished in the top 10 academically for all 3 years of his PGA Traineeship he is as up to date as he can be to service the members of Woodlands golf club.

Certified PGA Member
Level 3 Sports coach (Golf)
Certificate 4 in Small business management
Diploma of Sport Coaching
Trackman Level 2


Catherine Odgers – 3rd Year PGA Trainee 


Catherine has joined us from Growling Frog Golf Course where she has completed the first two years of her PGA Traineeship. Prior to undertaking her traineeship she spent four years in the States where she played college golf at Oklahoma Christian University. Cat is excited to complete her final year of her training with us at Woodlands Golf Club and we look forward to her becoming a valuable addition to the Club.


Steven Horstmann – PGA Teaching Professional


Steve is a PGA Advanced Coach and has been the Head Teaching Pro at Woodlands Golf Club since 2010, assisting both members and non-members with the development of their golf game. Prior to his current role, Steve played pennant for Woodlands (1997-2000) and completed a PGA Golf Professional traineeship (2001-2003) to become a full PGA member in 2004. Over the following eight years, he played on the PGA Tour Australasia and professional tournaments overseas, providing golf tuition at Woodlands when at home.

Steve is a versatile coach with a particular passion for developing junior golfers.

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David Thomas – PGA Teaching Professional


Teaching Professional – David is PGA Advanced Coach and Australian K-Vest Educational Board Member who is a qualified instructor in a variety of modern golf teaching technologies that he has brought to Woodlands to help improve your game. Systems include; Trackman, Flight Scope, K-Vest Bio mechanic training, SAM Putt Lab & Balance Lab . With 18 years full time coaching experience he is energetic and passionate about coaching and is committed to providing training in a professional manner together with up to date knowledge and the most advanced training equipment and aids.