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Phone:  07 49 526 446    or  Ross    0437 825 029

 Site  updated 29/05/2016

BEFORE YOU BOOK INTO YOUR COMPETITION, SCROLL DOWN THE PAGE AND HAVE A CATCH UP ON THE SITE TO SEE WHAT IS HAPPENING, AND WHATS COMING UP.  THE WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK ARE THE MEDIA’S WE USE TO HELP KEEP YOU UPDATED AS TO WHAT IS HAPPENING AT THE CLUB

Driving Range Opening hours – Monday 8:00am – 5:pm.   Tuesday  8:00 – 2:00  - Wednesday to Sunday 8:00am to 5:30pm.
CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS
All rounds are now finalised.  The final results are listed below.  I will be doing the draw up in the next day or so.  If you are unable to play please

WHATS COMING UP

JUNE  2016

Saturday   4TH  –  27 Hole  VSS

Saturday 11th -   4 BBB vss.  Calcutta.

If players can please check the timesheet on Saturdays, in case there has been changes. If your name is on its own or in a two, chances are you will be changed to another group on Friday afternoon. If you are putting your name on the time sheet on Friday, please place it in a group. To avoid groups of more then 4 in the middle of the field, you will be moved to a group if you are on your own.  If I have your contact details and it is more then 2 time spots difference, I will attempt to contact you.

Monday’s Vets Results  23/05/16

Winner  Eddie Bullimore  68 nett
Runner Up    ALan Lockyer 69 nett
Pins Shot
 

 

Wednesdays Results   Single Stableford 25/5/16

Winner   Rod Allen  44 Points
Runner Up   Alan Lockyer  43 points
Pins Shots  Rod Allen, John Coll, Alex Carson  

 

Saturday’s Results.   28/05/16  Foursomes Championships

Winner  Gross   Nathan Gardner & Jack Saunders  
     Runner s up  Gross   Colin Dunn & Drew Newton  
Nett Winners    Bob Stafford & Harvey Maritz  
  Nett Runners UP      Shawn Johansen & Wayne JEnsen

 
Pinshots  Murry JOnes, x 2 ,  

WEDNESDAY CLUB CHAMPION

Wednesday Club Champion weekly scores

May   2016

4/5/16  Kellin Smith   39 points
11/5/16  Cal Heyden    42 Points
               18/5/16  Trent Budby   38 Points 
               25/5/16  Rod Allen    44 points.
     
     
     

Wednesday Monthly Medal Results  
  Winner Score
February  Blue Nancarrow    42 Points
March  Neil Breuer    43 points
April  Colin Dunn    46 Points
May  Rod Allen     44 points.
June    
July    
August    
September    
October    

Top 8 in each grade Club Champ

After 6 of 6 games.

A Grade    
1 Mick Dunn 139
2 Chris Dunn 146
3 Harvey Maritz 147
4 Russell Gardner 147
5 Neil Breuer 151
6 Sean O’Gorman 152
7 Drew Newton 152
8 Shawn Johansen 153
     
B Grade    
1 Jack Saunders 156
2 Cal Heyden 162
3 Brad Lewin 162
4 Trent Budby 167
5 Troy Murry 167
6 Chris Brewster 167
7 Rod Allen 169
8 Ken LEwin 170
     
C Grade    
1 Luke Lauder 163
2 Stuie McMillan 171
3 Alex Carson 174
4 Heath Powell
176
5 Ashley Nattrass 176
6 Murry Jones 177
7 John O’Neil 179
8 Bruce Newport 180
     
D Grade    
1 Tim Dalton 178
2 Glen Davies 184
3 Ian Rankin 184
4 Michael Hurley 185
5 Ken Wolfenden 187
6 Phill Guimelli 188
7 Mal Taylor 189
8 Frank Davies 193
     
     

PENNANTS.

 The club hold A, B and C grade pennants each year. 

 A Grade Pennant.  This year A Grade remains in Division 1 this year after winning last year, at Pioneer Valley Golf Club.

The B grade Pennant team will both be  in Division 4 this year as we did not field a team last year, to be held at Sarina Golf Club

C Grade pennant lost division 2 so will play in Div 3 this year at Proserpine.

A, B & C Grade Pennants will all be  held together on the weekend of 24th & 25th of September.

 The Weekly News  30/05/16

 Nathan Gardner and Jack Saunders won the  27 Hole Foursomes Championships held on Saturday  with a gross score of 119.  Runners up were Drew Newton and Colin Dunn with 122 on  a count back.  Nett winners were Harvey Maritz ant Bob Stafford with 103.75, nett runners up were Shawn Johansen and Wayne Jensen with 105.5.  Pins went to Murry Jones  on 2 & 7 and Bob Stafford on 9.  The nomination sheet is filling up for the OCM Sponsored 27 Hole VSS to be held on Saturday.  There is $1000 in prizes to be won on the day.  This will be followed by a sausage sizzle and the 4 BBB vss team auction.  The 4 BBB vss will be held on Saturday the 11th of June.  The nomination sheet is open for this event as well.  Wednesday’s single stableford was won by Rodney Allen with 44 points from runner up Alan Lockyer 43 points.  Ball run down went to Michael Jorgensen, Murry Jones 37, David Patch, 35, Ken Wolfenden & Bob McKinstry with 34.  Pins went to Alex Carson , John Coll and Rodney Allen.  There will be a single stableford on Wednesday.  The Vets May Monthly Medal was wont by Eddie Bullimore with 68 nett.  Runner up was Alan Lockyer with 69 nett on a count back.  Pin went David Patch.  The vets will play a 4 BBB Stableford on Monday.  The nomination board is up for the Greg Fatnowna NRL Challenge to be held on the 30th of July.  This 4 Person Ambrose event, is open to members and non members and will be played in groups of 8 with  a 12pm shot gun start. Players come dressed in the NRL  team colours.  And will be followed by a sausage sizzle.

 

For our new Members.

This is a step  by step instructions on how to book in for a competition.

You will see the One Golf  logo, click on that. Your username is  the last four digits of your golf link number, ( not using the 00)  Eg if your number is 4092200013 your username is 13 .Your password is the first four digits of your date of birth. Eg. if your DOB is  9th April your password is 0904.  Once you are in the site go  into  “My Details “and  update any details that are incorrect or add, DOB, email address etc.To book into a competition click on   bookings in the red box on top .  You are then at the  events page.  Anything that is open you can book in for.    Click on open on the date you wish to book in for, and the timesheet will come up.Click on the box with your preferred time on it.   You will come to the booking sheet with your name already on that time.If you don’t want to add any other names just confirm that time and that’s it.  You can then go into another competition if you want and do the same.If you want to add other players to your group, go into the time you require and  go to the search section, in one of the boxes put in the person you want to play with.  Just start typing there name and a list will come up and pick the player from that list.  you can add another  3 players to your group.  Once you have the name, click on the small boxes next to each name then click confirm.  All players are now in that time slot with you.You will notice a small x  under each name.  That allows you to delete the name if you wish.  Any of the other players can also delete there own name only in that group.  Once your name is on the sheet, you will notice a green+, you can click on this and it will allow you to book a motorised cart.   The red x allows you to delete you name from the competition if you are unable to play.  You are only able to delete or move your own booking. So get on there give it a try and let me know if you have any problems and I can go through it with you here.

 

 

 

 

FOURSOMES CHAMPIONSHIPS         The original date for the FOURSOMES CHAMPIONSHIPS was on the 23rd of April, which I didn’t realise is a long weekend.  I have changed it to the 28th of May.  Sorry for any inconvenience caused to anyone with this change. 

 

Sunday  29th May  16

Opening Time  6:30 am
Current Competition   No Competition
Course    OPEN
Driving Range    OPEN
Carts    Yes.
Social Play    ALL DAY.
Closing Time     5:30 pm

Monday 30/05/16 

Opening Time  7:00am
Current Competition  Vets – Single Stableford
Course    OPEN
Driving Range    OPEN
Carts   Yes
Social Play    All Day
Closing Time    5:00 pm

Tuesday    31st  May  16

Opening Time    7:30 am
Current Competition   No Competition
Course    OPEN
Driving Range    OPEN
Carts    Yes
Social Play    All Day
Closing Time   5:00 pm

Wednesday  1st June.  16 

Opening Time  7:30am
Current Competition  Single Stableford
Course    OPEN
Driving Range    OPEN
Carts    Yes
Social Play    ALL DAY.
Closing Time     6:00 pm

Thursday 2nd June  16

Opening Time  7:30 am
Current Competition   No Competition
Course    OPEN
Driving Range    OPEN
Carts    Yes   
Social Play    ALL DAY.
Closing Time     5:00 pm

Friday  3rd June 16   

Opening Time     7:00 am
Current Competition     No Competition
Course     OPEN
Driving Range    OPEN
Carts     YES
Social Play     ALL DAY.
Closing Time     6PM

Saturday  4th June  16

Opening Time  6:00 am
Current Competition  27 Hole VSS 
Course   OPEN
Driving Range    OPEN
Carts    Yes
Social Play    LIMITED
Closing Time     7:00 pm

Social play in the morning.  Social Players must be off the course by 9:am.

Social Play in the afternoon after 4 pm.

Sunday  5th June 16

Opening Time  6:30 am
Current Competition   No Competition
Course    OPEN
Driving Range    OPEN
Carts    Yes.
Social Play    ALL DAY.
Closing Time     5:30 pm

 

Information from the programme book.

MAJOR EVENTS FOR 2016 AT A GLANCE

Saturday 28th May                  Foursomes Champs

Saturday 4th    June                   27 Hole VSS

Saturday 11th June                      4 BBB Vss

Saturday 9th July                       4 BBB Championships

Saturday 30th July                        NRL Challenge

Tuesday  5th July                       Junior Open

Saturday 6th August                   Ladies Open

Friday 12th August                    Vets Open

Saturday 27th August               27 Hole Stableford 1000

Saturday 10th September         2nd Holden Scramble

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th Sept   Mens 36 hole Open

Saturday 8th Oct                       Ambrose Championship

Saturday 3rd Dec                       TeKowai Masters

Mens Medals of Medals Final

Winners from Monthly Medal competitions held between November 2015 to October 2016, in both divisions, play in Medals of Medals final held on the 19th of November. The best overall nett score, on the day of the final is the Medals of Medal

2016 Men’s Club Championship Format

Qualifying is over 6 rounds.

Sat       27/02/16          Sat   12/3/16

Sat  19/3/16                 Sat  9/4/16

Sat 14/5/16                  Sat  21/05/16

The best gross scores in 2 consecutive rounds will count as your qualifying rounds.

The top 8 gross scores will qualify in each grade.

A Grade 0 – 8.4                        B Grade 8.5 – 15.4

C grade 15.5 – 20.4                  D Grade 20.5 – 36

Play off Rounds:

Round 1 to be played by        30/06/16

Semi Final to be played by    30/07/16

Final for all grades on            31/8/16

Ladies Club Champion

4 qualifying rounds will be held on 27/2/16, 5/3/16, 12/3/16, 9/4/16, 

The best overall gross score over two consecutive rounds will be Ladies Club Champion.

Ladies Medals of Medals Final

The ladies monthly medal winner will be the best net total of all monthly medals held throughout the year

ECLECTIC

Eclectic starts on Saturday  13th February. For this event, every player who participates starts the year with a bogie on each of the 18 holes. Players use 65% of their AGU handicap,   At the end of the year the net winner will receive a $400 gift voucher from Golf King and runner up will receive a $100 Crokers Fuel Voucher, and 2 Dozen golf balls goes to the Gross winner plus there name on the honour board.   All players are asked to circle there eclectic scores. To participate in the Eclectic costs $10.  All eclectic money must be paid by the 29/2/16 All handicaps will be calculated from the 13/2/16

 

 

There is a special on the DRIVING RANGE for members and non members!

Every time you buy a bucket of range balls you pay $1 less each time.
Once you have purchased 10 buckets, you pay HALF PRICE for your buckets of range balls FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE YEAR!

Quick Facts

Dress Code: Closed in shoes. No singlets
Competitions: Monday, Wednesday & Saturday  ( limited social play available Saturday )
Motorized Carts Yes
Club & Trolley Hire Yes
Length (18 holes) 5778mts
Par 70
Holes 9
Water Hazards Yes
Bunkers Yes
Practice Putting Green Yes
Licensed Clubhouse Yes  ( NO B.Y.O.)
Light Food Yes
Aqua Driving Range Open 7 days from 7am
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