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Weekly Update

Our AGM is coming up on the 2nd of December – nomination forms are available in the office and must be back to the office by 4pm Saturday 18th November. There are a range of positions available if you would like to lend your expertise to the Board of Maramarua Golf Club

Great to see some keen fitness folks utilising the clubhouse on Monday night for Maria’s weekly core strength and conditioning class – come on down Mondays nights for a 7pm class.

Come on down! Twilight golf is on every Wednesday 4-6pm tee off and $8 members and $10 visitors with the bar and kitchen available to refresh and nourish you after your round. It was great to see some hardy folks out in the wind on Wednesday and enjoying a great meal.

Have you got your entry in? Grab some mates and get your entry in for our annual 54 hole Tournament. $80 entry for two great days of golf.

The kitchen is open 12-3pm 7 days and for Saturday breakfasts 6.30-8.30am (please pre-order Saturday breakfasts on Friday) You can text your order to David 021 027 75859

It’s Back! The Toro Mower Challenge is running from 25th Sept to 3rd Dec. You could win a self propelled mower valued at $989. There are 3 handicap divisions – 8 and under, 8.1-18, 18.1 and over. Each week the player with the best stableford score in each division goes in to the weekly draw for a new Toro SmartStow mower. Sign up for free at www.toromowerchallenge.co.nz. We have had a winner here before – will you be next?

Golf results:
07/10/17 Saturday Men’s scramble: B Rogers 41, J Smith 41, T Herbert 41, J Mackie 39, K Rambaud 39, P Greeves 38, T Detmar 38, C Sproull 38. Two’s: C York
Upcoming: 14th Oct Lloyd Pacey rnd 3, Presidents par rnd 2, Sat 28th Club Captains cup rnd 3. Men’s shoot out final is now being played on the 18th November – this day will be a normal scramble and not drawn pairs.
10/10/17 Women’s 18 hole scramble: R Rawnsley 66, S Beatty 68, P Price 71
10/10/17 Women’s 9 hole scramble: S Wallace 19, G Litten 15
11/10/17 Wednesday stableford: B Rogers 38, J Cassin 37. Hidden holes: B Rogers

The Board will be meeting approx every 4th Monday of the month, if there is anything you would like brought up at the Board meeting please have this in before the meeting dates. Next meeting 30/10/17

We are dog friendly after 1.30pm, bring your fur kids down and enjoy an afternoon of golf.

Local Rule
Abnormal Ground Conditions
There are large areas of the golf course ground is soft due to recent heavy rain and the following areas listed below a defined and declared as Ground Under Repair. A player with a ball known or virtually certain to be lost in one of the these areas can then proceed under Rule 25-1b.
Relief (nearest point of relief)
A ball dropped within one club-length of the nearest point of relief must first strike a part a part of the course at a spot that avoids interference by the condition and is not in a hazard and not on a putting green.
Effected Areas
• The following fairways 3rd- 5th, 10th, 13th,15th – 18th

Upcoming Events:
Mondays: 7pm Core Strength and Conditioning class, $10. For more information check out ‘BaseSix Fitness’ on Facebook or call/text Maria on 0212569962.
Tuesdays: Women’s 18 hole (9am) & 9 hole (10am) scramble
Wednesdays: Wed stableford – all welcome- 12pm start
Wednesdays: Twilight golf 4-6pm $8 members, $10 visitors – Bar and food available
Saturdays: Men’s competitions assemble 8am for 8.30am start, Women’s 9am
4th Thursday: Midweek Open 9.30-11:30am $25 entry

Thurs 26th Oct – Midweek Open $25 tee off 9.30-11.30am
Sat 4th & Sun 5th Nov – 54 Hole Tournament
Tues 21st Nov – Women’s 9 hole Xmas Tournament
Thurs 23rd Nov – Mixed Midweek Xmas Tournament
Sat 2nd Dec – AGM 9am
Tues 5th Dec – Women’s 18 hole Xmas Tournament
Sat 16th Dec – Mixed Xmas Tournament

Summer membership available now

Weekly Update

It’s feeling more like spring – That must mean Twilight golf is starting soon!! Come on down next week Twilight golf is starting on Wed 11th October 4-6pm tee off and $8 members and $10 visitors with the bar and kitchen available to refresh and nourish you after your round.

Have you got your entry in? Grab some mates and get your entry in for our annual 54 hole Tournament. $80 entry for two great days of golf.

The kitchen is open 12-3pm 7 days and for Saturday breakfasts 6.30-8.30am (please pre-order Saturday breakfasts on Friday) You can text your order to David 021 027 75859

It’s Back! The Toro Mower Challenge is running from 25th Sept to 3rd Dec. You could win a self propelled mower valued at $989. There are 3 handicap divisions – 8 and under, 8.1-18, 18.1 and over. Each week the player with the best stableford score in each division goes in to the weekly draw for a new Toro SmartStow mower. Sign up for free at www.toromowerchallenge.co.nz. We have had a winner here before – will you be next?

Golf results:
30/09/17 Saturday Men’s scramble: B Rogers 44, N York 43, S Greeves 43, G Cox 41, B Waiomio 41, P Timinis 41, T Detmar 41. Two’s: B Waiomio, J Crompton, N York
Upcoming: 7th Oct Lloyd pacey rnd 2, Presidents par rnd 1, Sat 28th Club Captains cup rnd 3.

The Board will be meeting approx every 4th Monday of the month, if there is anything you would like brought up at the Board meeting please have this in before the meeting dates. Next meeting 30/10/17

We are dog friendly after 1.30pm, bring your fur kids down and enjoy an afternoon of golf.

Upcoming Events:
Mondays: 7pm Core Strength and Conditioning class, $10. For more information check out ‘BaseSix Fitness’ on Facebook or call/text Maria on 0212569962.
Tuesdays: Women’s 18 hole (9am) & 9 hole (10am) scramble
Wednesdays: Wed stableford – all welcome- 12pm start
Wednesdays: Twilight golf 4-6pm $8 members, $10 visitors – Bar and food available
Saturdays: Men’s competitions assemble 8am for 8.30am start, Women’s 9am
4th Thursday: Midweek Open 9.30-11:30am $25 entry

Thurs 26th Oct – Midweek Open $25 tee off 9.30-11.30am
Sat 4th & Sun 5th Nov – 54 Hole Tournament
Tues 21st Nov – Women’s 9 hole Xmas Tournament
Thurs 23rd Nov – Mixed Midweek Xmas Tournament
Sat 2nd Dec – AGM 9am
Tues 5th Dec – Women’s 18 hole Xmas Tournament
Sat 16th Dec – Mixed Xmas Tournament

Weekly Update

Weekly Update 11/09/17

The kitchen is open 12-3pm 7 days and for Saturday breakfasts 6.30-8.30am (please pre-order Saturday breakfasts on Friday) You can text your order to David 021 027 75859

It’s this Sunday! Bring a friend golfing, come on down for our Golf Open Day on Sunday 24th September. There will be no charge golf between 10am and 1pm (you can reserve a tee time) with golfing help for beginners and a wide range of clubs for hire including junior sets – spread the news and bring your friends.

It’s Back! The Toro Mower Challenge is running from 25th Sept to 3rd Dec. You could win a self propelled mower valued at $989. There are 3 handicap divisions – 8 and under, 8.1-18, 18.1 and over. Each week the player with the best stableford score in each division goes in to the weekly draw for a new Toro SmartStow mower. Sign up for free at www.toromowerchallenge.co.nz. We have had a winner here before – will you be next?

Golf results:
Saturday format: Seniors off 1st Tee, playing 36 holes followed by the Juniors & C grade. With the Immediate grade off the 10th Tee also playing 36 hole. Note for the Lawson’s Cup players need to play 36 holes. Players can tee off from 7.30am
16/09/17 Saturday scramble: N York 42, A Mathews 42, C Benzie 39, P Sue 38, T Detmar 38, M O’Hara 38. Hidden holes: M O’Hara. Two’s: M O’Hara, D Barton.
20/09/17 Wednesday Stableford: G Wilcox 36, R Price 36, R Ford 36. Hidden holes: R Price.
Upcoming: Sat 30/09 Lloyd Pacey rnd 1.

The Board will be meeting approx every 4th Wednesday of the month, if there is anything you would like brought up at the Board meeting please have this in before the meeting dates. Next meeting TBC

We are dog friendly after 1.30pm, bring your fur kids down and enjoy an afternoon of golf.

Upcoming Events:
Tuesdays: Women’s 18 hole (9am) & 9 hole (10am) scramble
Wednesdays: Wed stableford – all welcome- 12pm start
Saturdays: Men’s competitions assemble 8am for 8.30am start, Women’s 9am
4th Thursday: Midweek Open 9.30-11:30am $25 entry

Sun 24th Sept – Golf Open day 10-1pm
Thurs 28th Sept – Midweek Open $25 tee off 9.30-11:30am
Thurs 26th Oct – Midweek Open $25 tee off 9.30-11.30am
Sat 4th & Sun 5th Nov – 54 Hole Tournament
Tues 21st Nov – Women’s 9 hole Xmas Tournament
Thurs 23rd Nov – Mixed Midweek Xmas Tournament
Sat 2nd Dec – AGM 9am
Tues 5th Dec – Women’s 18 hole Xmas Tournament
Sat 16th Dec – Mixed Xmas Tournament

New daily menu

Our kitchen is open 12-3pm seven days

Weekly Update

After the atrocious weather last Saturday – The first and second round of the men’s club champs will be played this Saturday (16th) with tee off from 7.30am. Breakfast will be available from 6.30am.

The kitchen is open 12-3pm 7 days and for Saturday breakfasts 6.30-8.30am (please pre-order) You can text your order to David 021 027 75859

A big thank you to the volunteers who helped out in the kitchen over the past few months, Special thanks to Norm and Sharon for all their efforts – thank you!!

Bring a friend golfing, come on down for our Golf Open Day on Sunday 24th September. There will be no charge golf between 10am and 1pm (you can reserve a tee time) with golfing help for beginners and a wide range of clubs for hire including junior sets – spread the news and bring your friends. We are looking for volunteers to help give pointers if needed – if you are able to help 10am -1pm Sunday 24th Sept, please contact the office.

It’s Back! The Toro Mower Challenge is running from 25th Sept to 3rd Dec. You could win a self propelled mower valued at $989. There are 3 handicap divisions – 8 and under, 8.1-18, 18.1 and over. Each week the player with the best stableford score in each division goes in to the weekly draw for a new Toro SmartStow mower. Sign up for free at www.toromowerchallenge.co.nz. We have had a winner here before – will you be next?

Golf results:
It’s been a week for lunch and not golf. Our Wednesday stableford players completed their round but Saturday and Tuesday players completed a round of food.
13/09/17 Wednesday Stableford: I Brice 35, G Wilcox 31. Hidden Holes: I Brice. Two’s: M Whiteman
Upcoming: Sept 9-23rd Men’s Strokeplay Champs. Sat 30/09 Lloyd Pacey rnd 1.

The Board will be meeting approx every 4th Wednesday of the month, if there is anything you would like brought up at the Board meeting please have this in before the meeting dates. Next meeting TBC

We are dog friendly after 1.30pm, bring your fur kids down and enjoy an afternoon of golf.

Upcoming Events:
Tuesdays: Women’s 18 hole (9am) & 9 hole (10am) scramble
Wednesdays: Wed stableford – all welcome- 12pm start
Saturdays: Men’s competitions assemble 8am for 8.30am start, Women’s 9am
4th Thursday: Midweek Open 9.30-11:30am $25 entry

Sun 24th Sept – Golf Open day 10-1pm
Thurs 28th Sept – Midweek Open $25 tee off 9.30-11:30am
Sat 4th & Sun 5th Nov – 54 Hole Tournament
Tues 21st Nov – Women’s 9 hole Xmas Tournament
Thurs 23rd Nov – Mixed Midweek Xmas Tournament
Sat 2nd Dec – AGM 9am
Tues 5th Dec – Women’s 18 hole Xmas Tournament
Sat 16th Dec – Mixed Xmas Tournament

Weekly Update

The course guys are working as hard as they can dodging the rain to keep the course in good condition.

A word from David:
Hi my name is David Kerr. I am the new chef at Maramarua Golf Club. My family and I came to New Zealand five years ago from Scotland. I am married to Julie whom some of you may know as she works in the local area and have one son who also lives in New Zealand I have been working in the catering industry for over thirty years. I sat my apprenticeship in the nineteen eighties then travelled and worked round Europe for about fifteen years. I Lived in Germany (Black Forest and Allgau region) and France (Alpine Region). While traveling round Europe I learned to cook many different types of food. I’m looking forward to meeting and cooking for you all.

Tell your friends – $20 green fees Thursdays and Fridays!

Bring a friend golfing, come on down for our Golf Open Day on Sunday 24th September. There will be no charge golf between 10am and 1pm (you can reserve a tee time) with golfing help for beginners and a wide range of clubs for hire including junior sets – spread the news and bring your friends.

$70 Earlybird 54 Hole Entries close on 2nd October Where is your entry?

Golf results:
02/09/17 Men’s Saturday scramble: N York 38, P Sue 38, J Smith 33, P Ying 32, A Mathews 32, W Evans 31. Hidden Holes: P Sue. Two’s: J Mackie, P Greeves. Dunlop Cup winner: W Evans. Upcoming: Sept 9-23rd Men’s Strokeplay Champs. Sat 30/09 Lloyd Pacey rnd 1.
05/09/17 Women’s 18 hole scramble: P Dawson 35, S Beatty 33, S Brice 32

The Board will be meeting approx every 4th Wednesday of the month, if there is anything you would like brought up at the Board meeting please have this in before the meeting dates. Next meeting 27/09/17

We are dog friendly after 1.30pm, bring your fur kids down and enjoy an afternoon of golf.

Upcoming Events:
Tuesdays: Women’s 18 hole (9am) & 9 hole (10am) scramble
Wednesdays: Wed stableford – all welcome- 12pm start
Saturdays: Men’s competitions assemble 8am for 8.30am start, Women’s 9am
4th Thursday: Midweek Open 9.30-11:30am $25 entry

Sun 24th Sept – Golf Open day 10-1pm
Thurs 28th Sept – Midweek Open $25 tee off 9.30-11:30am
Sat 4th & Sun 5th Nov – 54 Hole Tournament
Tues 21st Nov – Women’s 9 hole Xmas Tournament
Thurs 23rd Nov – Mixed Midweek Xmas Tournament
Tues 5th Dec – Women’s 18 hole Xmas Tournament
Sat 16th Dec – Mixed Xmas Tournament

Golfing Open Day

Weekly Update

Our new caterer David Kerr is busy prepping himself to start next Saturday.

If you have any acquaintances who are current members of Aviation golf club – tell them to come on down and try our course in September – we are charging Aviation members only $10 per round for all of September.

Got some mates that want to give golf a go???… Bring them down for our Golf Open Day on Sunday 24th September. There will be no charge golf between 10am and 1pm (you can reserve a tee time) with golfing help for beginners and a wide range of clubs for hire including junior sets – spread the news and bring your friends.

Where is your entry? Our annual 54 hole tournament preparations are gearing up for another great tournament! A wonderful bonus to have Stevenson back again this year as our main sponsor for this annual event. Earlybird entry is $70 if paid before 2nd October.

Golf results:
26/08/17 men’s Saturday scramble: B Rogers 42, W Evans 42, P Thomson 41, N York 40, G Cox 39, A Matthews 39, P Sue 39
Next week: Men’s Club champs 9th Sept-23rd
29/08/17 Women’s 18 hole par scramble: S Brice +1, P Dawson 0, J Roberts -6
29/08/17 Women’s 9 hole hidden holes: P Fitzgibbon 15, S Wallace 16, S Soppet 16, M McFarlane 19

The Board will be meeting approx every 4th Wednesday of the month, if there is anything you would like brought up at the Board meeting please have this in before the meeting dates. Next meeting 27/09/17

We are dog friendly after 1.30pm, bring your fur kids down and enjoy an afternoon of golf.

Upcoming Events:
Tuesdays: Women’s 18 hole (9am) & 9 hole (10am) scramble
Wednesdays: Wed stableford – all welcome- 12pm
Saturdays: Men’s competitions assemble 8am for 8.30am start, Women’s 9am
4th Thursday: Midweek Open 9.30-11:30am $25 entry

Sun 24th Sept – Golf Open day 10-1pm
Thurs 28th Sept – Midweek Open $25 tee off 9.30-11:30am
Sat 4th & Sun 5th Nov – 54 Hole Tournament
Tues 21st Nov – Women’s 9 hole Xmas Tournament
Thurs 23rd Nov – Mixed Midweek Xmas Tournament
Tues 5th Dec – Women’s 18 hole Xmas Tournament
Sat 16th Dec – Mixed Xmas Tournament

Weekly Update

The ground is slowly drying out, the guys have been busy trying to get out and mow

If you have any acquaintances who are current members of Aviation golf club – tell them to come on down and try our course in September – we are charging Aviation members only $10 per round for all of September.

Where is your entry? Our annual 54 hole tournament preparations are gearing up for another great tournament! A wonderful bonus to have Stevenson back again this year as our main sponsor for this annual event. Earlybird entry is $70 if paid before 2nd October.

Got some mates that want to give golf a go???… Bring them down for our Golf Open Day on Sunday 24th September. There will be no charge golf between 10am and 1pm (you can reserve a tee time) with golfing help for beginners and a wide range of clubs for hire including junior sets – spread the news and bring your friends.

The Men’s Franklin Challenge is coming up on Sunday 10th September @ Onewhero – There is a signup sheet in the office. Divisions: Senior 0-9.9, Intermediate 10-14.7, Junior 14.8-23.2. There is no green fee charge but there is a $15 haggle fee which includes 2’s.

Golf results:
19/08/17 Men’s Saturday scramble: J Mackie 46, W Evans 42, T Detmar 40, A Mathews 39, N York 39, M O’Hara 39, S Lamb 39. Hidden holes: W Evans, P Cotter. Two’s: W Evans, P Cotter, N York

Next week: Round 3 Dunlop Cup (best 2 of 3, 3 rounds count)
Men’s Upcoming competitions: Men’s Club champs 9th Sept-23rd

22/08/17 Women’s 18 hole Par scramble: J Roberts -3, A Taylor -4, G Cathcart -6, L Woodyard -9
23/08/17 Wednesday stableford: D Roberts 35, B Rogers 34, P Holloway 32, A Keane 31. Hidden holes: D Roberts. Two’s: M Whiteman
24/08/17 Midweek Open: Men’s gross winner: C York 79, Men’s stb winner: P Thomson 40, Men’s nett winner: J Black 65, Women’s nett winner: E Smith 72, Men’s 2nd gross: P Johns 80, Men’s 2nd nett: D Hull 39. Two’s: P Jump, D Sills, P Thomson.

The Board will be meeting approx every 4th Wednesday of the month, if there is anything you would like brought up at the Board meeting please have this in before the meeting dates. Next meeting 27/09/17

We are dog friendly after 1.30pm, bring your fur kids down and enjoy an afternoon of golf.

Upcoming Events:
Tuesdays: Women’s 18 hole (9am) & 9 hole (10am) scramble
Wednesdays: Wed stableford – all welcome- 12pm
Saturdays: Men’s competitions assemble 8am for 8.30am start, Women’s 9am
4th Thursday: Midweek Open 9.30-11:30am $25 entry

Sun 24th Sept – Golf Open day 10-1pm
Thurs 28th Sept – Midweek Open $25 tee off 9.30-11:30am
Sat 4th & Sun 5th Nov – 54 Hole Tournament
Tues 21st Nov – Women’s 9 hole Xmas Tournament
Thurs 23rd Nov – Mixed Midweek Xmas Tournament
Tues 5th Dec – Women’s 18 hole Xmas Tournament
Sat 16th Dec – Mixed Xmas Tournament