15th October, 2019

Hi reader,

Work hard during the week play hard on Saturday - Golf!

This has been a golfing tradition for years but field numbers for our Saturday Men have been well down for some time now and are not improving. 

Of course the world is changing, in many respects quite rapidly, so we are planning a complete review of our Saturday Golf set up with input from members.

We want to know your expectations, criticisms and suggestions for improvement.

To this end we are putting together a Saturday Golf Questionnaire which will be made available to members in the near future.

In the meantime if you have any immediate feedback feel free to email me by replying to this email or speak to me next time you are in the club house.

Work scarifying the greens is now complete.  Although this brought with it some temporary putting irregularities, and a useful excuse for poor putting, we should see immediate improvement with the warmer weather and a little rain helping the greens to grow out.

The next step is coring which will get under way on 9th November.

The Cooroy Golf Club News Update is our weekly wrap of results, what's happening and news from around the traps. . Click on 'Read more' at the end of each Post excerpt below to read the full article.

Cheers

Wayne Patston - General Manager
Cooroy Golf Club

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2015 09 -Coopers Challenge Results

Coopers Challenge - Results for 23rd October 2015

Winner: Graham Finn 42 points (Footjoy Shirt) Runner Up: Ray Nolan 39 points (Bottle of Wine) Run Down: D Benghamy, D Tink, C Nielsen, M McGreal.

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Greens - scarify

From The Green Keepers Shed - Why Reno the Greens?

Bring on the warmer weather and nice amounts of rain. Coming out of a hard winter there is an ideal opportunity to boost the health of the turf when growth starts again. Well timed Scarification can promote healthy growth, tackle disease (help prevent fungal diseases) and make the turf less susceptible to attack by pests and also help reduce localised …

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New Gardens Strip

SPRING has sprung - New Gardens provide a blast of colour

Spring has sprung or so it seems by the blast of colour around the first tee and practice putting green.  The area has really come to life as a result of great work by our remarkable garden volunteers, Carole Clancy (left in photo) and Margie Lucas (right in photo). Chris from ground staff created the 1st Tee garden bed surrounds …

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Timothy Martin - with black

Vets - Newsletter week ending 24th October 2015

CAPTAIN's CORNER A good attendance on Tuesday made for a very enjoyable morning when the ladies invited us to take part in their 9 hole, 4 person Ambrose event.  Thank you to all who took part and to those that offered their services when the call went out for more players. We played Wednesday’s 4BBB Stableford in warm conditions.  We …

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Women - Morning Tea

WOMEN (Tuesday Club) - Results for 20th October 2015

Our annual Invitation Day with The Vets is always a great day and yesterday was no exception with a massive field of 56 players.  As we only can play nine holes that is just about capacity as we always have a shotgun start so we can sit down together for a beautiful morning tea provided by the Tuesday ladies. I …

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