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28th November 2016

Results, Coming Events, Lessons, Meetings, Working Bee


Monday 21st November - Ladies Gentsomes Drawn Partners

Winners Caroline Wren and Vicki Hannah 34 points. Runners-up Sami Oguzhan and Margaret Smith 33 points.

Wednesday 23rd November - Men’s Stroke & 4-weeker Championship

In A Grade Colin Coleman had 72-10-62 nett, runner-up was Ian Richardson with 83-18-65 nett. 4-weeker Champion was Colin Coleman and David Hand was the runner-up. Nearest the pin winners were Willie Kifoto, and David Hand.

Thursday 24th November - Women's 27 Hole Event

Generously sponsored by the Apollo Bay Bakery. The 27 hole nett in “A” grade was won by Vicki Hannah 122-18-104. In “B” grade the winner of this event was Sami Oguzhan 187 -48-109. The Gross score “A” grade winner 27 holes was Margaret Smith with 132. In “B” grade Martha Macintyre took the honours with 153. The 18 hole Nett “A” grade was won by Helen Stevens with 93-23-70 and in “B” grade this was won by Caroline Wren with 117-41-76. The putting competition in “A” grade was won by Vicki Hannah on a count-back from Helen Stevens, with 43 putts. Martha Macintyre collected this trophy in “B” grade with 42 putts. Vicki and Martha also were the most accurate players for their respective grades- nearest the pin on 1st/10th hole. The Medal of Medallist competition also took place and this was won by a deserving Vicki Hannah.

Friday 25th November - Chicken Run

Winner - Randall Fitzgerald with 20 points. Congratulations to Ian Begely who had a hole-in-one on the 1st hole!

Sunday 27th November - Men’s Par

The winner in A grade was Don O’Meara with a +2 closely followed by Craig McKenzie with +1. In B Grade Ray Matthews won with a +3 narrowly beating runner-up Brian McKenzie on a count-back. Nearest the pin 1st/10th Doug Honey and in B Grade Brian McKenzie was closest. Brian also did the same on the 9th/18th for B Grade, whilst the A grade Contender was Craig McKenzie.

Monday 28th November - Women’s 9 Hole Stableford

Grade 1 Winner with 16 points was Sandra Toone. Adele Rowarth was Grade 1 runner-up with 15 points. 16 points in Grade 2 was also a winning score for Faith Morrissy, and on 14 points, Nelly O’Meara was runner-up. Sandra Toone had NTP on 10th hole.


Coming Events

Wed. 30 Nov - Men’s 18 Hole Stableford

Thu. 01 Dec - Women’s 9 Holes Closing Day, Special Rules Bring Lunch to share/$5 small Gift Theme: “Cowgirls & Indians"

Sat. 03 Dec - Mixed golf day 1 pm, followed by spit roast dinner at 7 pm $15. Names for catering.

Sun. 04 Dec - Men's 18 Hole Stroke MM

Sun. 04 Dec - Neville Drayton District Pres/Capt/Delegates day- East Geelong 10:30am

Mon. 05 Dec - SWDLGA - Presidents, Captains & Secretaries Day - Anglesea

Mon. 05 Dec - Women - make your own groups for a hit.

End of all competitions for 2016


Golf Lessons

Mon. 28 Nov - 4.30pm - For those interested in learning or improving skills from professional Vicki Thomas- $5 a session subsidised by the Golf Club

Fri. 02, 09, 16 Dec - 4-5pm - Junior Golf



Mon. 01 Dec - Women's AGM has been postponed until Thursday 1st December (closing day) after 9 holes of golf with special rules, dressed  as cowgirls and Indians, followed by lunch to share, and then the AGM.

Mon. 05 Dec @ 4pm - CIC Meeting

Tue. 06 Dec @ 8pm - Apollo Bay Golf Club AGM


Working Bee

Fri. 09 Dec - 9.30am-12.30pm followed by a BBQ


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