News

Please read below for the latest news and information regarding the Men’s Golf Club

2022 Club Championships

The Singles Championships for the 2022 Season is now underway with the first round being contested at Wallacia on Sunday 14-08-2022.

First round leaders are:

                                  Stroke                         Handicap

A Grade:                  Shaun Fulton            Shane Hurrell

B Grade:                  John Grayling            Dennis Neilson

C Grade:                  Bill Wakim                 Tony Byrnes   

2021 Presentation Night

The Presentation Night for the 2021 Season will be held on Saturday 12 February 2022.

Tickets are available to purchase from Barry Bennett at the conclusion of the next game at Wentworth Falls.

Prices have been maintained as the same as last year.

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting for the 2021 Playing Season will be held on the Workers Club on Main Street on Tuesday 15 December 2022.

Changes to Fixtures List for 2021

The game Scheduled to be play at Richmond on Sunday 05-12-2021 has now been changed to Springwood.

This change was due to Richmond not accepting any Social clubs until the end of the year.

GEORGE OWLER

The final of the George Owler was contested between Shaun Fulton / Tony Byrne and Shane Hurrell / Dave Hurrell on Sunday 07-11-2022 at Rum Corps, with the winners being Shaun and Tony.

Congratulations to both teams for a great effort in reaching the final.

COVID Safety Plan

Please click on the link below to access our COVID Safety Plan:

Covid Safety Plan 20-10-2021

Long Awaited Return to Golf

After 3 mind numbing months the path has been cleared for our return to golf this year.

Your committee has been working hard in the meantime to make sure we get the maximum number of games between now and the end of the year.

Please visit the Playing Schedule page for the revised Fixtures list (last updated 10-10-2021).

We look forward to catching up with you at Wallacia.

Cock of the Walk

After 3 rounds of intriguing and at times brilliant golf the Final of the Cock of the Walk will be held between John Kudsen Jnr and Dave Hurrell.

Congratulations to both players and may the final be worthy of the effort you have put in to qualify. 

Presentation Night

The Presentation Night for the 2020 Season will held on Saturday February 13 commencing at 7:30pm.

Tickets are available to purchase from the Treasurer and / or Assistant Treasurer at the two preceding games. Prices are:

Member $10 & Member’s Partner $10

Member’s Guest $40.

Annual General Meeting

The 2020 AGM will be held at the Workers Club, Main Street Blacktown on Monday February 08 at 7:00pm.

All members are encouraged to attend to have their voice in the running of the Men’s Golf Club.

Nominations for the new Committee are currently being circulated at the last 2 games and can be viewed in the Main Club on the Men’s Golf Club Notice Board. 

Cock of the Walk

The first Trophy of the 2021 Season has commenced with the Cock of the Walk qualifiers being held at Glenmore on Sunday 24 January 2021. The top 16 scores will qualify for a knock out competition of the next 4 games culminating in the final at Rosnay on 21 March 2021. 

WELCOME TO 2021

We welcome back all our members to our first game of 2021 at Richmond on Sunday 10-01-2020.

2020 Foursomes Championships

The winners of the Foursomes Championships for 2020 are:

A Grade:       Shaun Fulton / Neil Morris

B Grade:       Shane Hurrell / David Hurrell

C Grade:       Frank Whelan / Barry Bennett

2020 Club Championships

The Singles Championships for 2020 has now been completed with the following winners in each grade:

                                      A Grade                 B Grade                          C Grade
Scratch Winner:      Shaun Fulton       Ron Bell                     Peter Roodkerk 
Runner up:                Peter Lipovic       John Knudesn Snr  Pooban Reddy 
Handicap Winner:  Glenn Latimore  Col Morrison            Jeffry Roodkerk
Putting Competition: Peter Lipovic (60)

Congratulations to all winners for a great effort of the past 4 games.

Fixtures List Update

The Fixtures List for this year has been further updated due to:

  • Muirfield has significantly reduced the number of players from Social clubs. As a result we have transferred the third round of the Singles Championships to Springwood with a 7am tee off time
  • Windsor currently has a number of temporary greens and we have decided to change the first round of the Ces Sowter Putting competition to the following game at Penrith

Please see the revised Fixtures List available on the Home page

Memorial Trophy

The winners of the Memorial Trophy for 2020 are Colin Wilson and Tosca Lipovic.

George Owler

The winners of the George Owler Trophy for 2020 are Frank Whelan and Barry Bennett

Cock of The Walk

The Cock of the Walk winner for 2020 is Ron Bell.

Well done for both Ron Bell and Wayde Tucker for keenly contested final.

Richmond 31-05-2020 Results

A Grade

1st – John Knudsen Jnr    – 38 points

2nd – Paul Hayes               – 37 points

B Grade

1st – Ron Bell                      – 33 points C/B

2nd – John Grayling          – 33 points

C. Grade

1st – Jeffry Roodkerk        – 40  points

2nd – Tosca Lipovic          – 37 points

COVID-19 Update

After the  easing of the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions we have now started our 2020 Playing Schedule, adhering strictly to the Social Distancing rules applicable to golf.

We will continue to communicate with you through emails and this website. Please check regularly for updates.

We look forward to catching up with you all at our next game at Fox Hills on Sunday 14-June-2020. 

George Owler Matchplay

The teams for the George Owler Match Play have now been determined…please see 2020 Match Day Results for Rounds 1 to 3.

Presentation Night

The Presentation Night for the 2019 Season was held on Saturday February 22 and was well attended by members and guests. Photos have been uploaded on the Galleries Pages.

The Honour Board pages have been updated with all of the 2109 Trophy and award winners.

Annual General Meeting

The 2019 AGM will be held at the Workers Club, Main Street Blacktown on Thursday February 13 at 7pm.

All members are encouraged to attend to have their voice in the running of the Men’s Golf Club

Hugh Bellis Trophy

Congratulations to Peter Roodkerk for winning the Hugh Bellis Trophy for 2020

Birthday Honours

During July the following members will be celebrating their birthdays:

                                                           Robert Faatau

                                                           Shaun Fulton

                                                           Colin Morrison

Medal of Medals

The winner of the Medal of Medals for 2019 is Colin Wilson with a great score of 42 points.

Len Hall Memorial Trophy

The winner of the Len Hall Memorial Trophy for 2019 is Grahame Piper

Singles Championships

The singles Championships for 2019 has now been completed with the following winners in each grade:

                                     A Grade                    B Grade                          C Grade

Scratch Winner:       Shaun Fulton          Ricky Pender                Peter Roodkerk 

Scratch Runner up: Paul Hayes               Glenn Latimore           Pooban Reddy 

Handicap Winner:   Shane Martin         John Knudesn Snr       Jeffry Roodkerk

Putting Competition: Peter Lipovic (60)

Congratulations to all winners for a great effort of the past 4 games.

LAWSON CUP

The Lawson Cup, hosted by Cabramatta Leagues, on Sunday 29 September 2019 was won convincingly by Cabramatta Leagues.

Despite coming in 3rd, the Blacktown Workers team performed well under difficult circumstances with a number of our team winning major (Paul Hayes – handicap winner with 37 points) and minor prizes (nearest the pin, drive and pitch, etc). 

A special thanks goes out to everyone who made themselves available and in particular Rob Faatau who was a late inclusion. 

Cock of the Walk

The Winner of the Cock of the Walk for 2019 is Peter Lipovic.

Congratulations to Peter and Shaun for a magnificent final of the match play event.

New Rules of Golf Effective 01-Jan-2019

R&A New Rules Jan 2019

More videos and details available from www.golf.org.au/newrules.

Non-Attendance

If you have placed your name on the game sheet and are unable to attend, please contact the Captain, Grahame, and advise accordingly. Your earliest advise would be greatly appreciated as it will help Grahame in organising the day’s event.