Golf handicap

Ah… the golf handicap. We’ve tried our best to explain this simply.
Let's just break it into two main questions;

What is a Golf Handicap?
A golf handicap is a number. It’s a number that indicates your golfing ability and allows you to compete against other golfers. It evens up the playing field, regardless of your ability.

Why is a golf handicap important?
Whether you love it or loathe it. In Australia, if you want to be officially acknowledged as 'a golfer’, you will need a golf handicap, whether you’re a beginner or a superstar.