Hi everyone,

           Hope you are all well and enjoying this weird weather we are experiencing.

FIREWOOD RAFFLE – Next Saturday we are raffling a trailer load of firewood kindly donated by the Lions in return for the scrap metal collected, thankyou to those members who contributed.   Tickets will be $5.00 per ticket 40 numbers, the wood will be delivered to the lucky winner.

Results for the week

Wednesday, 10th was the closing of Women’s golf for the season. We played a nine hole foursomes. The winners were:

Ange Van Rooyen/Pauline Skipper, Yvonne Gibson/Frances Tapiata, Lyn Schott/Pauline Clifford, Judy Hickey/Sharon Neal, Chrissie Mackie/Judy York, Polly Ruawai/Lyn Batchelor, Heather Clelland/Jill Carpinter

After golf we were joined by a few more members and had a great lunch at Dolphin Encounter.

Congratulations to the winners of the Wednesday Competition Trophies for 2021

Davies cup -Heather Clelland

O’Connor Cup – Chrissie Mackie

Quaiffe Plate – Chrissie Mackie


Silver – Gross Chrissie Mackie        Nett – Jill Carpinter

Bronze – Gross – Lyn Schott           Nett – Yvonne Gibson.

Best wishes to Lyn Batchelor and  Chrissie Mackie who are off to champion of Champions on the 28 November, being held at Nelson Golf Club.

Thankyou everyone for supporting Wednesday golf for this season

Best wishes for next year

Yvonne Gibson

Women’s Club Captain

Thursday, 11th – Vets – Stableford

Women’s 9 Hole – Betty Van Berkel  21              18 Hole – Pauline Skipper 31

CTP – Zelda Boyd

Men – 1st  Doug Lawson  43,  2nd  John Price  38,  3rd  Karl Siave  38,  4th  Eric Baynton  37,  5th  Gary Monk  37

CTP – Eric Baynton

Saturday, 13th– Rained off

Sunday, 14th – Barron Pot

Congratulations to the winner Neil Pablecheque  66,  2nd  Rimas Maciulaitis  67,  3rd  Peter Morrison  68,

4th  Chris Cuff 68,  5th  John Flynn  69,  6th  Barrie Stammers  69,  7th  Dave Telfer  69,  8th  Kevin Genet  70,

9th  Eddie Eaton  70,  10th  Neil Whitehead  70,  11th  Steve Gordon  70

CTP – John Price

Twos – Peter Harvey  No. 4

Whats on this week

Thursday, 18th – Vets – 11.00am start

Saturday, 20th – Shootout Final – Women – 9.00am off No. 10 – 9 holes only             Men – 9.00am off No. 1

There will be no official game of the day, for those not involved with the Shootout, coming along and give them some support, will be entertaining!!

Sunday, 21st –  Stroke


Club Closing Day and Presentations – Saturday, 27th November

AGM – Monday, 29th November at 7.30pm in the Clubhouse – List of Nominations for Officers and Committee is on the noticeboard,  we welcome any member interested in joining the team to help the running of the club.

Barron Pot – Sunday, 5th December

Christmas Hamper Tournament – Sunday, 12th December – Full details and list for names on the noticeboard.

WAITANGI DAY, 6TH FEBRUARY, The Ocean Ridge Cancer Society Charity Golf Tournament – Full details on noticeboard and will be emailed in due course.

SUBSCRIPTIONS, thankyou to all those member’s who have paid, membership tags can be collected from the office if you haven’t already got them.  A reminder that subs need to be paid in full by Opening Day, Saturday, 5th March, with the exception of those who have arranged  fortnightly/monthly payments. Please ask if you have any queries.

That is about it from me

Take care

Catch up soon