Welcome to Golf Programs Australia Incorporated (GPAI)
“Our dedicated team are passionate about the range of activities we provide and the difference we are making. Through all of our endeavours we hope to display the conviction and passion behind our beliefs.”
Here at Golf Programs Australia Inc, we know that sometimes all it takes to change the world is a simple idea and a little support. Since our founding in 2014, GPAI has used the low impact activity of golf to drive inclusion and break isolation for various individuals and groups within our community – to build confidence, improve health, and increase social networking. The largest impact has been made in the intellectual disabilities sector.
Golf Programs Australia Incorporated (GPAI) became a registered charity in 2015 with its first office at The Old Ambo Station in Nambour. In December 2016, with the success of its specialty golf programs, the retail store opened providing a real life experience for our golfers to learn more skills. In 2023, we celebrate our seventh year… click here to visit our media hub
Darrell Dalton is a PGA Golf Professional and the President of GPAI. His vision is to establish a Purpose Built Golf Facility to provide meaningful training and work placement for individuals living with an intellectual disability. The Facility will allow GPAI to deliver more golf programs, host golf tournaments, training events and much more thereby training and employing a large number of people with intellectual disabilities. To learn more and see how you can support this wonderful vision, visit pitchin.golf – our dedicated fund-raising website.
PGA Professional and GPAI President
with Marke Bowden (Athlete since 2014)