Tuesday’s News Shootout running totals are on the noticeboard. Raffle winners – Sue Cullen & Sylvia Staff. Grafton Tournament – Congratulations to Di who won a daily event. Gardening continues on Monday, meet at the Pro Shop at 8.30am.
Our team won this week 4/1 and are now leading by a massive 10 pts – well done! Claudette thanks committee members Di, Janet, Carol and Heather for doing a great job of hosting pennant at Ocean Shores while she was at work. Next Monday our team plays Coolangatta Tweed Heads at Mullumbimby.
Reminders Bunkers – please take the time to rake after you’ve played from a bunker, and always replace the rake in the direction of play. Divots – there are lots out there, so please fill any you see, even if they’re not yours. This is especially important now there are no preferred lies.
Upcoming Events Mullumbimby Open Day – Thu 14th June – details on noticeboard. Invitation to men – Tue 19th June – bookings are open, so it’s time to round up your male partners and friends. All women’s teams are welcome too. Chincogan Roller Day – Thu 28th June at Mullumbimby – please put your name on the list in the locker room. This is the annual challenge between Mullumbimby and Ocean Shores, always a fun day – you can read some history of the event here.
Perfect weather yesterday produced some great scores. Leaders are Sue & Sue, Bev & Kaye and Claudette & Robin, all with a gross score of 84. Nett leaders are available in the computer, and a chart with running totals will be on the noticeboard shortly.
Other Info from Presentation Sponsors – WD Nicholls – Bill has retired and the business is now managed by Tracy Simpson and an all female team which includes fellow golfer Gaye O’Donnell. See them all here, on their website. Raffle winners – Sheila Brady and Helen Perry Scrubbers balls – two pairs, tied on the lowest score, received balls – thank you to Peta Price for donating the balls for this. Matchplay Brooch – Julie Baxter defeated Carol Stewart. She has now been challenged by Di Boyd.
Vets News Vets’ Chook Run – 8th May – $5 credits to Sue Tarrant & Heather Rowland Vets name badges are available for $18. They’re nice to have, especially if you travel to other clubs. Please see Liz Parks if you’d like one.
Reminder about Byron Bay Vets tournament coming up soon (see last week’s post for details)
Congratulations to our team which defeated Kyogle on Monday, winning 4 matches and halving the last. They are leading the competition by 5 points, but have a couple of tough matches ahead. Next Monday they play Murwillumbah at Ocean Shores.
Tuesday’s news Congratulations to Sue Tarrant, winner of the Judy Michell Endurance Cup. Thank you to Val for her donation. Sponsor of daily event – Bridglands Mullumbimby – p64 Fixture book, or website here. Raffle winners – Denise Cole and Del Jansen. Social Bowls day was a great success, with 33 attending. Thank you to the lady bowlers for their participation, and thank you to Di for some photos which you can see here. Gardening around the course continues this Monday – meet at Pro Shop 8.30am. Contact Di for more information. Shootout – starts next Tuesday. If you don’t have a partner, please contact Claudette or Sue Tarrant and they will find you one. Please don’t just avoid playing because you don’t have a partner, there may be someone else out there in the same position.
Pennant Congratulations to our team who defeated Byron Bay at Byron Bay this week, with 3 wins, 1 loss and 1 square. It’s always tough to play a team on their home course, so well done! Next week our team plays Kyogle at Murwillumbah – good luck!
Reminders Conditions of Play are available in a folder in the locker room and via the blog, here. They do change a little from year to year, so its a good idea to read them before you play each event. Local rules also change from time to time, so please read the back of your score card, and check the green boards near the starting tees each day. There is also a small handout in the Pro Shop explaining about bunkers and GUR.
Open Days Mt Warning Classic – 9-10 August. That seems a long way off, but book early because the event fills quickly. Details here. Byron Bay Vets Day – 7th June – details here. You don’t have to be a paid up member of the Vets to enter this one, you just have to be old enough
This week’s news
Congratulations to everyone who braved the rain for the medal round yesterday. It couldn’t have been a lot of fun. Raffle winners – Marylou & Nerida Sponsors – WD Nicholls – p24 Fixture Book, or website here. No gardening this coming Monday (14th) as Di will be away. Bowls day this Friday 10am, wet or fine – see details in Carol’s email. Shootout starts Tue 2nd May – if you need a partner, please contact Sue Tarrant and she will pair you up with someone.