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COURSE REPORT – Aug 2018 We were fortunate recently to receive a visit by David Flood from Thomson Perrett Pty Ltd, our Golf Course Architectural firm.  The course walk, and subsequent meeting with the Grounds sub-committee members, identified areas for improvement and outlined a design strategy for the golf course moving forward. We are blessed with a good proportion of our golf course being built on sand dunes that originally formed part of the adjoining coastal reserve.  This is ideal land for...

CALEB Perry is eyeing professional golf events both in Australia and overseas after winning his first international competition. The Warrnambool amateur credited the support and advice from his grandfather Terry Beasley and father Daryl Perry after winning the Vietnam Junior Open at the The Bluffs on Sunday. Perry, 18, fired an equal par 71 to finish the three-round tournament two shots clear. A second overseas event – the New Zealand amateur – is on the cards as is a potential return to Vietnam in December for...

Sungold Junior Championship Draw Players are asked to check in at Starter’s box at least 20 minutes before scheduled tee times and report to the tee official 10 minutes before tee times. Please note that some minor changes may be made to the draw.  Presentations are scheduled for 2:30 pm Tuesday.    ...

A new Grounds Sub-Committee has recently been formed and will be chaired by Gerard Lynch.  Other members of the sub-committee are Elliot Gould, Brian Mackenzie, Luke Williams, David Warnaar and Cathie West.  Paul Blain has stepped down from the Grounds Sub-Committee to concentrate on his role as Club President but will attend meetings and course walks when required. I would again like to take this opportunity to thank Ash Burns and Rob Henderson for their many years of dedicated help and...

LIFT, CLEAN AND REPLACE - CLOSELY MOWN AREAS ONLY. The mud rule is now in play. After marking your ball and you are on a closely mown area you may lift it, clean it then replace it in exactly the position you found it (no card length).  Please also keep carts off fairways where possible and adhere to the cart signs and blue lines near the greens.As usual please repair all pitch marks and divots. Colin Williams Club Captain....