Bruce’s Weekly Update 8th September 2015

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Hello Members, Sponsors & Patrons

 

The Dunsborough & Districts Country Club AGM is being held on October 18th at 10.00am.  Notices of any resolutions to be be considered by the meeting and Nominations for Committee Persons, correctly completed on prescribed form must be in the hands of the secretary by 4.00 pm on Friday, 11th September 2015.  A short resume should accompany all nominations.

This Friday the West Coast Eagles play Hawthorn.  Game starts at 6.40 pm.  There will be a happy hour at the bar between 6.30 pm and 7.30 pm.  Come and watch the Eagles pluck the Hawks.

We have accumulated quite a sizable amount of lost property at the Club.  It is going to be displayed over the next week in the foyer.  What ever is not claimed will be getting donated to a local charity.

Bowls News

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 Tuesday Mickey Mouse

 10 players rolled up for Tuesday’s Bowls with Maureen Hines, Norm Gage and Kevin Nichols playing off in the finals.

Maureen won the event with 2 up from Norm’s 1 up and Kevin’s 0.

 With Butch, Sharon and Geoff Oddy away, Maureen Hines organised the event and we thank her for her help.

 Thursday Men’s Social Bowls

 The event attracted a good roll up of 36 bowlers and 3 bowl Triples were played.

 The winners were Wayne Coyle, Barry Baudains and Rob Wilson on a count back from the Runners Up team of Ed Hoemberg, Pete Wilcocks and Rob Pollard.

 The Consolation prize went to Don Henderson, Norm Gage and Kevin Nichols.

 Saturday Snakes and Ladders

 18 players braved the cold weather and the winner was Butch Sharpe with 6 points and 34 shots.

Runner Up was Ian Creagh with 6 points and 30 points.

Third place went to first time participant Ralph Don with 6 points and 17 shots.

 Next Saturday will be the final event of the Snakes and Ladders series.

 Bowls fixtures for men are now available from the bar staff – one per member.

Ladies may get their copy from Captain Sue Chester.

 A reminder to members of the Men’s Bowls Committee that the next meeting will be held this coming Thursday at 5.30 pm immediately following Thursday Bowls presentations

Rob Pollard

Men’s Bowls Captain.

The winner of last week’s Bowls raffle of 4 bottles of wine , was Tom Innes. Unfortunately we do not have a contact number for Tom, so if anyone knows him would they please let him know his prize is waiting to be collected from the Bar or contact Estelle Perry on 97553651.

Golf News

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Men’s Golf  Newsletter

8 September,2015

 (Ron Carmody Capt)

Last Saturday  Members played the 4 th Round of the Stroke Championship.

Wayne Barnett was the Winner with a score of 69 Nett

Ian Potts was Runner Up with a score of 71 Nett.

There were some other good scores and Ken Rowell did well to win NTP on No 10 and also take off the Longest Putt on No 18.

Well done to you all.

Vets Golf Roundup

On Monday 7 September, Mark Embry, Jim Parry and Ron Carmody played at the Augusta Club Vets Day in a field of 104. Mark & Jim both scored in the 30s .

Weather conditions were perfect as was the course.

The next Vets Fixture is at Bridgetown on Wednesday 16 September at Manjimup.  Names to Mark Embry by this Wednesday. Thanks.

Coming Fixtures

Wednesday  9   September        Scroungers.    Names by 11.30  Hit Off  12.00

 Saturday       12 September       2 Man Ambrose Event  (Draw Partners)

Event kindly sponsored by Jim’s First  

Names in by 11.30 for 12  Noon   Hit Off

Wednesday  9 September 

Combined Men’s and Ladies ‘ Golf Committee Meeting 9.30 am

 On the Lighter Side……

(Caddy Talk)

Golfer – “Please stop checking your watch all the time. It’s too much of a

distraction.”

Caddy –  “It’s not a watch ,sir-  it’s a compass!”

Golfer –   “How do you like my game?”

Caddy –   “it’s very good ,sir, -but personally, I prefer golf!”

 

Ladies Golf

Last Thursday’s Cancer Appeal Day was sponsored by Jean MacBeth and Leonie Walker, and the  winners were:-

Pat Manton and Wayne Barnett with a great score of 65nett.

Runners Up were  Bethia Newton and Phillip DeGris on 67.

Novelties –    Steve Robertson

Mark Embry

Mike Brown

Lyn Flugge

Quiz Night

The Golf Spring quiz night has been postponed until 9th October due to the AFL finals.  With both WA sides playing it had affected table numbers.

 WELCOME SPRING AT THE

Dunsborough Country Club

MEAL AND QUIZ NIGHT
SATURDAY 9th October
MEAL:  SOUP & DESSERT
6 P.M. $15
QUIZ: TABLES OF 6,
7.30P.M. $10
TICKETS COUNTRY CLUB 97553250
MAY 97523512 OR DOT 97553315
GOOD PRIZES.
PRIZES FOR BEST SPRING OUTFIT

Croquet News

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The new croquet court is coming along nicely.  It will appreciated a few days of sunshine.

Friday Night Dinner

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Being the quiet time of year your support on Friday night at the Club is very much appreciated.  Come along and enjoy a lovely meal and drinks with friends. The Eagles v Hawthorn will be on the TV.   Hope to see you there

Friday Night Dinner Menu

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6.30pm

Main

Chicken & bacon carbonara

Penne pasta

Mixed green salad with fig & balsamic dressing

Garlic bread

Vegetarian Option (please pre-order) 

Roast vegetable & goats cheese tart

Dessert  

Rich Chocolate mousse

Adults: $22.00

Children: $14.00 (under 12)

Bookings: Phone 97553250

Email: manager@dunsboroughcountryclub.org.au

To book your table Click Here

Friday Night Jackpot

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The Members Jackpot was not won on Friday.  This week’s jackpot will be $500.  Members must be financial and present to claim.  The Jackpot is drawn between 5.30 pm – 6.30 pm in the Club rooms.

Keep Smiling!