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Regarding Gary Player appearances surrounding the Australian Open. McCormack declines a Davey Jones appearance as it interferes with an important practice day. He indicates that a Channel 9 appearance would be acceptable but would like to defer the decision regarding Player's singing until further notice. Finally, McCormack agrees to a Yara Yara appearance on the condition that it is where the golf to... more
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1969Aug. 15
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McCormack asks Kerry Packer if this is a year in which he would like to have Curtis Strange participate in the 1977 Australian Open Championship.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1978July 25
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McCormack notes that Tony Jacklin is available for an autograph in Australia, though Japan is more complicated. McCormack informs Morris that he and Arnold Palmer will arrive in Australia either on Monday or Tuesday, depending on how Arnold Palmer plays at the Kaiser.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1970Aug. 6
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Notes from a meeting with David Aspinall in Sydney on Feburary 19, 1979, concerning the Phillips Hundred and Fifty Year Open Golf Championship.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1979Feb. 24
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Shackleton relays a phone message from Adrian Metcalfe concerning an offer involving several large tournaments.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

Shackleton, Rita M.
1983Feb. 4
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McCormack responds to Noel Morris' letters of August 13, 16, 19, and 20, as well as his letter to Al Mulberry of August 13. McCormack discusses plans for getting Jack Nicklaus' clubs and Arnold Palmer clubs to Australia. He also notes that Gary Player detests aluminum golf clubs and that he will not be using them during the Australian tournaments. McCormack mentions tha... more
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1968Aug. 29
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McCormack is not sure when Gary Player will arrive in Australia, but Ray Floyd and Tony Jacklin will arrive Monday and Arnold Palmer will arrive either Monday or Tuesday. Enclosure not with letter.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1970Aug. 5
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McCormack has confirmation that if Severiano Ballesteros is filmed in the Australian Open, it would get air time on Spanish television.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1977Apr. 14
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McCormack writes Kerry Packer about a worldwide publicity campaign for the Australian Open for 1978. He indicates that this campaign would include giving automatic invitations to winners of the Orders of Merit in certain parts of the world. He also mentions the exposure of the Australian Open film and the arrangement of articles in golf periodicals discussing the Australian Open.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1977Aug. 5
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McCormack responds to H. Clare Higson's note of August 21, 1968 and informs him that he will be in Paris on September 16 and 17. He notes that Higson is correct and that he will be in Australia during the Australian Open, perhaps as a participant.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1968Aug. 30