The Team

Patrick Fairweather – Head Professional

Having started as an apprentice under David Mercer and Greg Hohnen at Killara in 1998, Patrick gained much golfing experience while competing full time in Europe from 2001 to 2008.  On his return to Australia in 2009 he became Assistant PGA Professional at Killara and became a partner in the Professional Shop.

Patrick is passionate about teaching, developing young players and all aspects of the golf industry. Certified Trackman 1 Certified GCQ.

Greg Hohnen – Head Professional

Appointed as Head PGA Professional in 1995, Greg began at Killara in 1973 at the age of 16, as Assistant Professional under David Mercer.

Greg participated in the Australian Tour full time from 1975 till 1979 and while devoting more time to Club Professional Shop duties and teaching, continued playing many events on the main tour after 1980.

Widely respected as one of the leading teaching professionals in Australia, Greg is ranked inside the top 50 coaches by “Golf Digest”. His professional association with Killara Golf Club is one of the longest standing as a PGA Professional.

Ryan Bernard – Assistant Professional

Ryan started at Killara as Junior Shop Assistant in 2008, ahead of his becoming Trainee PGA Professional in 2011. After completing his Traineeship, he played various events throughout Australia before returning into a full-time role in 2017. Since returning he has developed a keen interest in teaching 

Christine Mckay

As Merchandising Manager, Christine McKay, is a merchandise specialist. Joining the Killara Professional Shop team in 2000, Christine has built a reputation on the Upper North Shore for providing stylish, top-quality sports clothing for men and women.  Christine is a specialist in sports clothing and customer service.

Jan Maggio – Associate Professional

Jan joined the KGC Proshop team in February 2021 as a First Year PGA Associate under the supervision of Patrick Fairweather.  She grew up playing golf at Remuera Golf Club in New Zealand and represented Auckland in the Women’s Representative Golf team. 

Jan has a passion for customer service, coaching and making each lesson enjoyable.  Certified Trackman 1. Super Speed Golf Certified Level 1.