Seven clubs in the South East have registered Golf Month activities in October. With the amount of promotion on local TV and radio by Golf Australia and Golf SA there should be a bit of interest by the public to join in Millicent’s Twilight Golf starting at the end of this month. Members are encouraged to bring a friend along and have a bit of fun out on the course.
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SE Golf Month Activities
On Sunday 9th October there will be a Come and Try Golf Day held at the new Railway Lands precinct in Mt Gambier. Conducted by Golf SA this is the first time a project of this size and type has been conducted in regional SA. If you know of anyone who wants to have a go at golf this is the perfect opportunity.
Free Coaching clinics for Women and Juniors will be held throughout the day with visiting PGA coaches Sarah Douglas-Norris and Allen Telford plus local PGA professional Craig Davis. All equipment is supplied by Golf SA including a mini 9 hole golf course for any age, jumping castle and an inflatable hitting bay for the dads while the mums and kids are doing their clinics.
Get a group of friends together and book a clinic time or just turn up and join in.
Email to make your individual or group booking: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Bordertown Golf Club will be hosting this years Country Junior Championships on 17th & 18th September. This is a great opportunity for our local Junior golfers to play with the top players from across regional South Australia. The event caters for all levels of golfer with a 9 hole non – handicap, 36 hole Invitational and 54 hole Championship. Click on the link below for the Event Details and Conditions.
GSA Country Jnr Champs 2016
Ten students from across the region have qualified to represent the South East in this years SAPSASA Golf finals to be held at Adelaide Shores Golf Park on 1st and 2nd of September. Millicent district is well represented with former Mt Burr PS student Mitchell Handford of St Martins School and Corey Carlson of Rendelsham PS. Congratulations also go to the other qualifiers Hamish Case, Sam MacLeod, Seth McRae, Joel Bryant, Byron Colls Mitchell Angel, Arabella Bhutia and Abbey Knowles.
The South East was well represented in the winners circle at last weeks Womens Country Week. Held over 3 days at four different venues across the state SE representatives managed to win three of the four events.
In the Silver (0-16HC) held at Tumby Bay, Lana Barlow of Millicent took out the Country Championship from defending champion Deb Christie of Lameroo. The Bronze Salver (16.1-21 Hc) at Whyalla was won by Kay Rasheed of Kingston SE and the Bronze Shield (21.1-28Hc) at Ardrossan was won by Lesleigh Edwards of Keith.
Golf SE Brett Ogle Cup team played well in Port Augusta this week and fought hard for their position on the final day taking it right down to the wire only to lose in a play off against Yorke Peninsular. As a considerably young team compared to their competitors our SE team performed extremely well. Luke Sandford of Bordertown got the organisers attention with 3 out of 3 wins under his belt. Luke was closely followed by team mates Mitch Handford and Ben Thiel both with 2 comfortable wins. Well done boys.
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