F.Y.I.

Unltd’s annual golf gala raises $285,700 for youth at risk

Unltd’s annual golf gala has raised $285,700 for youth at risk after over 60 teams competed across two events in Sydney and Melbourne.

The announcement:

UnLtd’s annual golf gala held in Sydney and for the first time in Melbourne as well, has raised $285,700 for youth at risk, with Twitch and QMS taking home the winning titles.

Over 60 teams competed across the two events that brought the entire industry together for some friendly competition and to raise funds for UnLtd’s charity partners.

The UnLtd Open expanded to Melbourne for the first time and was held at the Kew Golf Club. QMS took home the maiden title with Seven West Media coming in close behind.

Sydney players teed off, for the first event of 2022, at St Michael’s Golf Club with Twitch ultimately taking home the winning prize and reigning champions QMS being pipped into second place.

Across both states, golfers were treated to a number of activations along the course, including music zones by ARN and Nova, winter Olympics inspired frosés by Seven West Media, a Foxtel Media and Brown Brothers wine tasting, a Gelato Messina pop up from Yahoo! and a Titleist pack giveaway from Integral Ad Solutions.

UnLtd thanks presenting sponsors oOh!media and Integral Ad Science, in addition to the activation sponsors; Australian Community Media, ARN, Foxtel Media, Meta, Network 10, Nine, Nova, REA Group, SWM, TLA Worldwide, Val Morgan, and Yahoo, and all playing teams.

oOh!media Chief Sales Officer, Tim Murphy, said “it was an honour to partner with UnLtd on the Open and see so many people from the industry having a fantastic time, and raising much-needed funds for incredible causes. oOh!media are proud to be a partner and we look forward to more events this year and partnering again on the Open next year!”

Tiffany Damm, General Manager Melbourne, UnLtd commented: “After three outstanding years of holding this event in Sydney, the first UnLtd Open. to be held in Victoria was a hole-in-one success. We were so happy to finally be able to bring the industry back together again after ten months apart.

“Thank you to everyone who came out and showed their support on the day. It was great to be in-person for some fun and friendly competition and most importantly, supporting young and vulnerable Aussies access the right support and services.”

UnLtd CEO Chris Freel added, ”With our first event of 2022 already safely wrapped up, we look forward to an action packed quarter of events across the country. It is so great to be able to bring the industry together in real life and we look forward to seeing you all at our Big Clash cricket events in Perth, Sydney, Melbourne and for the first time Brisbane over the coming weeks! There are still a few places left for anybody who wants to get involved so please contact us if that is you.”

Source: UnLtd media release

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