ABOUT US

OUR CLUBHOUSE

The Clubhouse contains a fully functional modern kitchen, dining area, bar, meeting room, large covered events area and spacious change rooms. We encourage you to make an enquiry about hiring any of the above–it’s an ideal setting for your Down South meeting, wedding, convention, social gathering or sporting activity.

We also have several rooms that can be hired for your event: The main function room (up to 225 people), the Sportsman’s Bar (up to 50 people) and the Outside Patio area (up to 60 people). The total capacity available is 381 persons. (Numbers are reduced under COVID restrictions) 

SPORTS

The Dunsborough and Districts Country Club offers members and visitors a wide selection of sports to participate in. Our sporting facilities include:

  • Two top-quality synthetic bowling greens
  • Two good quality full-size croquet courts
  • An 18-hole golf course (sand greens) with views unequaled in WA
  • Six tennis courts with lights for evening tennis
  • Mountain bike trails around the golf course linking with the Meelup Trails forming the Dunsborough Mountain Bike Park
  • Activity rooms hosting Mind Sports Mahjong and Canasta.

The members of each sport welcome visitors to participate in social events, as well as encourage club members to try the other sports.

GETTING HERE

The Dunsborough and Districts Country Club is located in beautiful Dunsborough, Western Australia.

Dunsborough is an ideal location for a holiday–perfectly positioned at the northern end of the stunning Margaret River Wine Region, 30 km to the west of the picturesque city of Busselton, and directly on the shores of the peaceful azure waters of Geographe Bay.

HISTORY

The Dunsborough and Districts Country Club is an inclusive meeting place for the local active community. Visitors are also most welcome

ORGANISATION

Club Purpose

To provide inclusive passive & active recreational facilities and opportunities across all age demographics within our community. 

Committee

John McCallum (President)

Mike Howes (Treasurer)

David Collins (Secretary)

Graham Clarke (MTB/Cycling Representative)

Doug Gilchrist (Golf Representative)

Eloise Jennings (Tennis Representative)

Gary Davies (Bowls Representative)

Don Edwards (Croquet Representative)

Junette Case (Mind Sports Representative)

Geoff Benn (Bowls Representative)

Management Team

Kathryn Brown (Club Manager)
Nicky Roberts (Membership Officer)

Licensed Club

The DDCC was opened on 29 December 1973. Since September 1982 it has had and operated a club licence. In 2018 it changed it’s liquor licence from a club to a Restricted Tavern licence (no bottleshop or takeaway).

5 Year Strategic Plan & Revised Rules Of Association

Club 5 Year Strategic Plan

The Management Committee has a 5 Year Strategic Plan (2020-2025) which was approved by the members at a Special General Meeting held on Sunday 6 June 2021. The Management Committee are now in discussion with the City of Busselton (CoB) representatives to prepare for implementation of the significant projects detailed in that plan.

The plan was prepared with input from all sporting sections as well as City of Busselton personnel and a number of priority projects were identified. If you wish to view a copy of the plan please contact the Secretary at secretary@dunsboroughcountryclub.org.au 

 

 

Revised DDCC Rules of Association

The Club’s Rules of Association were revised in 2021 to comply with the Model Rules as required under the Associations Act. These revised rules were approved by the membership at the Club’s AGM in September 2021. 

On 28 October 2021 the plans were accepted as Lodged by the Associations Branch of the Department of Consumer Protection (WA Government). These Rules are now the official Rules of Association for the Dunsborough & Districts Country Club inc. 

To view and download a copy of the current Rules of Association please refer to the link in the footer on any page on this website.