Bruce’s Weekly Update 12th April 2016

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Hello Members, Sponsors & Patron

100 Club

Only 3 weeks to go………
Tickets are available to buy now!
Contact any Golf Member or Vicki Frost on
97591218 to obtain your lucky ticket.
There are 8 Regular draws and 1 Final draw.
19 prizes to win!!
Draws are between May & September.
Only 100 tickets at $100 per ticket.
Get a syndicate together or buy a ticket just
for yourself!

 

 

Clubs WA Award Submissions for 2016

The Club has recently submitted six (6) Award Nominations to Clubs WA for the following categories.

Best Club Chef’s Competition.
Best Product Supplier of the Year (CUB)
Volunteer Contribution (Greg Banfield)
Volunteer Contribution (Raelene Willis)
Best Club Function Facility Award (Medium)
Club of the Year Award (Medium)
The Club has also entered for the Members Choice Award.
This Award allows Members to submit to Clubs WA a statement in 50 words or less to tell them, “My Club is the best because:”

Four entries have already been submitted and in the last 4 years, the Club was in the Final nomination list. This year could be when a submission by a member of this Club could be the best submission.

So let’s all think and write down in 50 words or less “My Club is the best because_____________”

A form has been attached and can be sent direct to Clubs WA by Fax, e-mail or by Post, to the addresses indicated on the form.
Alternatively you can return your completed form to Ian Potts who will arrange for it to get to Clubs WA

Nominations must be submitted to reach Clubs WA by 5 pm on May 16 2016.

Ian Potts.

Dunsborough Country Club

LADIES FASHION PARADE

 ELOISE FASHIONS, SHOES AND JEWELERY

 WEDNESDAY 4th MAY @ 11.30 A.M

LUNCH AND PARADE $25

LIMIT OF 120 TICKETS.

RING 97553315, 97523512 Or D.D.C.C. 97553250

Happy Rob

Club President Rob Prentice at his happiest.  Behind a table of cash.

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Bunnings Busselton kindly donated the paint and the painters to redo the Clubs outside paving.

Bowls News

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WINTER BOWLS

 Tuesday bowls will commence today thanks to Sharon & Butch Sharpe and Geoff Oddy.  12.30 for a 1.00pm start.

Thursday men’s social bowls continues on Thursdays. Please be here by 12.30pm or phone through.

Saturday Cash Pairs commences on Saturday 23rd April. Thanks to Norm Gage for taking responsibility for this event. See notice board for particulars.

Trevors Carpet Carnival will take place this coming weekend.

A reminder that nominations are still being sought for committee positions for the 2016-17 Bowls season. Please consider as a good committee is essential for the well-running of the bowls fixture.

Rob Pollard

Captain

Croquet News

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Dates for your diaries:

April 29th & 30th:  Port Bouvard Croquet are sending 8 players to play Ricochet over 2 days.

Work is underway extending the north east corner of Court 1.  It should not interfere with play.  The work is happening so that we can move the position of the court and it’s hoops to prevent the degrading of the areas around the hoops.

Golf News

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DUNSBOROUGH LADIES GOLF

A 10 hole  Ambrose was played for the first day of golf on April 7th.There was a good attendance of 21 despite some being away attending Wally Treloar’s funeral.Those playing included several who were new or had been away.

Winners for the day were Helen South, Helen Rowell and Joan Waugh.

R/u were Vicki Frost, Mary Hummerston and Meg Marshall.

Longest putt on 18 was won by Lorraine Lewis, and Nearest the Pin on 10 was won by Gaye Growden.

Don’t forget our Fashion Parade on 4th May 11.30 a.m.

Eloise Fashions, parade and lunch $25-00

Just Remember, when you’re over the hill you begin to pick up speed!!!

Tennis Section

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Dunsborough Tennis Club members are reminded that the closing date for entries into the Bunbury Teams Event is 23 April.  This event which will be held over the weekend 30 April/1 May at the Bunbury Tennis Club for teams of 4 – 6 players, Mens and Ladies’ Doubles only.  This is a busy and very well run event with plenty of matches for the team.  The nomination form has been emailed to all tennis members.  Please don’t hesitate to contact Marlene Howes on 0415 999 260 if you are interested in participating.

 Cycle Section

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X ADVENTURE 2016

VOLUNTEER HELP NEEDED April 16/17

 

Hi members and friends,

Would you be willing to join in the fun and volunteer at this year’s X Adventure race held at Dunsborough Country Club on April 16 or 17th?
We need 35 volunteers on Sat Apr 16th, and 25 volunteers on Sun Apr 17th.
Options include indoor registration, outdoor marshalling in transition zones, swimming leg, running leg or cycling legs. Weather forecast anything from fine and sunny to wet and miserable!!
If YES, could you please email me the following information as soon as possible?

Availability-  Saturday/ Sunday
Preference-  Indoors /  Outdoors
Time available- morning/ afternoon/ all day.
Name-
Email-
Phone no.
Thanks in advance,
Helen Baker, Dunsborough Cycle Club
membership@dunsboroughcycleclub.org.au

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Buzz

Friday Night Dinner 

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Meals are available between 5.30 pm and 8.00 pm on Friday.  Due to the Trevors’ Carpets bowling carnival tapas will not be available Saturday & Sunday.  This will return to normal next week.

Hamish is in Perth today.  I will send Friday’s menu tomorrow.

Friday Night Jackpot

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On Friday Dave Chester was the lucky $1000 Jackpot winner.  This Friday we will have one Jackpot Draw which will be for $600. Members must be financial and present to claim.  The Jackpot is drawn between 5.30pm and 6.30pm in the Clubroom bar.

Keep Smiling!