Bruce’s Weekly Update 19th July 2016

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Hello Members, Sponsors & Patron

 

HAVE YOU A COUPLE OF HOURS TO SPARE???

 The Men & Ladies’ Golf Section are running a Sandgreen Weekend of Golf on 13 & 14th August.  We are expecting 100 men & ladies so any help would be greatly appreciated, there are jobs for all.  A roster sheet is on the Ladies Bowls board where you can add your name. 

Further enquiries contact – Nancy Williams, Vicki Frost or Ron Carmody

 

– GARDEN MAINTENANCE-

The new garden area that was recently landscaped is growing well, but so are the weeds!!

Rob Pollard has asked that any member who has a little spare time – even only a few minutes – to please spend it pulling weeds. These may be placed in the bins near the kitchen.

The garden is growing well & we will see the reward come spring but currently we need to go to war against the weeds.


Sunday Social Bowls will be on 24th July (weather dependant) between 2.00pm & 4.00pm and will run until September 11th. Mike O’mara will be running the day.  Bowlers of all abilities are encouraged to attend.  For those who are not regular bowlers this will be the perfect platform to take the next step or get in some practice before the Corporate Bowls season begins.  $5 entry with prizes for 1st & 2nd.  Tapas will also be available.  Come along and enjoy a casual, fun Sunday at the Club.

 

Potger

The Keith Potger show on Sunday, August 7th is now sold out.  Thank you to all the sections for their support.  It will be a great show.

Bowls News

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The weather has had a bit of an influence in playing or not playing bowls this week. It felt much better to stay home, in front of the fire and reading a terrific book, than making the decision to battle and enjoy the elements.
A few people turned out on Tuesday and a few more on Thursday. The sky was pretty dark on Thursday and threatened but the few and the brave walked out onto the green.
The winners were D Frost and B Buttsworth ahead of H DeBoer, L Thomas and T South.

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Croquet News

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Recently we were asked to show a group of 6 the ins and outs of croquet, during conversation I discovered this group had played not only croquet but bowls and tennis during the preceding days. This group which was a family from Dardanup plus 2 teenage visitors from America where impressed by the facility (which we enjoy)plus the low cost of entertaining a family. They were also very appreciative of the help extended to them by all sections. Our picture shows them concentrating on the next shot.

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Men’s Golf

Coming Events July

Wednesday 20 July Scroungers
Saturday 23 July DDCC Golf Open Day Ambrose 4’s Teams (See Below)
Monday 25 July Vets Waroona
Wednesday 27 July Scroungers.

Saturday 30 July ** Round 3 Stroke Championship which was postponed
on 16 July because of stormy weather.

Saturday 23 July DDCC OPEN DAY MIXED TEAMS EVENT AMBROSE 4’s

Preparations are under way for this coming major event.
Our valued Club Patron, Hon Barry House will set the field off and be at the presentations . Many Thanks, Barry!
Hit Off will be 10.00 with Team Registrations done by 9.30 am
Morning and afternoon tea provided .
Forms and format are out so get your Team ready and forward registrations as requested .
There is still room to accommodate Teams who have not registered.
Please do so by Thursday 21 to assist with organisation, Thanks in anticipation.
Surrounding Clubs are invited with good sponsorship and trophies for the occasion.
A Volunteers ‘ Jobs List has been drawn up for the event and we are seeking names to commit to the jobs for the day. ( See Men’s Golf Notice Board & sign up)

Ron Carmody (Captain) 

Ladies Golf.

NINE HOLES.

10 ladies played a stableford competition on 12th July.

Winner was Beth Jackson with 17 points.

R/U was May Armstrong also with 17 points, but had 2 points deducted as a previous winner.

Lorraine Lewis had 16 points, but also as a previous winner had to have 2 points deducted.

18 HOLES.

Only 6 ladies went to hit off on Thursday 14th, but as the rain came down they decided to have cake and coffee instead of playing.

Thanks Gay for the Banana bread, it was delicious.

 

Friday Night Dinner 

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Friday night meals are available between 5.30pm & 8.00pm.

Tapas is available Saturday and Sunday from 4.30pm.

Facebook:  Food at da Club

Friday Night Menu

22nd July 2016

Chef Hamish Mcleay

Freshest local fish, tartare sauce, coleslaw & hand cut fries. $22
Traditional beef lasagne, fresh pasta, cheeses & basil, cos lettuce. $22
Green chicken curry, rice, aromatic herbs & pumpkin. $22
Eggplant parmiganna, rocket salad.  Layers of tomato, eggplant, cheese & basil. $20
Kids fish n chips. $10

Lemon yoghurt cake, ice cream& syrup.  $7

 

Email: manager@dunsboroughcountryclub.org.au

To book your table Click Here

Friday Night Jackpot

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The Jackpot Draw on Friday night was not won.  The draw this Friday will be for $400. Members must be financial and present to claim.  The Jackpot is drawn between 5.30pm and 6.30pm in the Clubroom bar.

Keep Smiling!