Gympie Veterans Golf B-Grade winner Jeff Mason
Gympie Veterans Golf B-Grade winner Jeff Mason Contributed

Regional golf results



TUESDAY'S McClintock's monthly medal winner was Peter Deighton.

Neal's Meats runner-up was Wayne Richardson.

The NTP winner was hole 9 Brian Foxall.

Thursday's all-day competition winners were front 9 David Huck and back 9 Lawrie English.

Accuracy drive winner was Maggie Stallard.

Saturday was a Single Stableford event and the winner was John McKenzie.

Runner-up was Darryl Swan. NTP winners were hole 1 John McKenzie and hole 10 Lawrie English.

This Saturday, February 17 will be the painter's day sponsored by Greg Kay and Brett Groundwater. There is a sheet on the board, so please get your name down if you wish to play.

The annual trip to Tanawha is planned for Saturday, March 10 - please add you name to the sheet if you wish to play. On this day there still will be a Saturday competition for members who cannot go to Tanawha.

Next week's event will be Single Stroke. Please have your name on the sheet if you wish to play.

Tin Can Bay

THE Vets held a 2B Ambrose on Tuesday, February 6.

Mick Low and Cec Boughton won with 60 3/4 from Peter Fife and Paul Downman 62 1/4 on c/b from Chris Eyre and Allan Pye also 621/4. Pinshots were: 5th Graham Taylor and Dennis James, 9th George Oxton and Kev Hughes, 11th N.Hogan and Michael Cook and 13th N Hogan and Greg Tritton.

On Wednesday, the ladies held a Single Stableford.

Lyn Harris won with 37 points from Shirley Shaper 36 and Helen Joyce 35. The ball rundown went to 32.

Pinshots were: 5th Margie Moore and Teena Guy, 2/9th Helen Joyce and Ngaire Wallis, 2/11th Lyn Harris and Ngaire Wallis and 13th Angie Weise.

On Thursday, the 9 hole competition was won by Graham Taylor 30 1/2 nett from Rod Reed c/b. Club voucher run down went to 321/2.

The putting was won by George Oxton with 11.

Pinshots on 5th were won by George Selby, Michael Cook and Robin Cook and on 7th Rob Grambower. The ball rundown went to 34 1/2.

Friday and Saturday's competition was rained out.

On Sunday, there was a Stableford event with 19 starters. B Jordison won with 38 points from Rob Downman 37. Pinshots were as follows: 5th Steve Dickson and Shirley Dickson, 7th R Nimmo, 2/9th Anna Docking, 11th Brian Weise and 13th Anna Docking.


SOCIAL tennis at Queens Park on the corner of Jane St and the Bruce Highway is available to members and interested people three times a week, weather permitting.

It starts from 5.30pm on Thursday and Monday and on Saturday mornings from 6.30am.

The membership fee for 2018 is $100 and is overdue.

Membership allows cheaper social tennis and cheaper night hire as well as free court use during the day.

This can be paid in person to Jenny, placed in the envelope with your nightly fee or transferred directly to the club account. Ask for details.

Please ensure you complete a membership form as well.

Please put the following dates in your diary: Working bee at 8.30am on Saturday, February 10; Sunday fixtures start March 11; Gympie Gold Tournament will start on March 16 until March 18.

For more information about court hire, phone Greg Hampson on 0407 136 725 or Kym Ireland on 0419 794 675 or Jenny Kachel on 0402 775 023.


SUNDAY, February 11 is the first sign-on day at the netball courts.

The club is incorporating the opening of the amenities block with this.

The morning will run 9-11am with official part taking place at 9.30am.

Special guests will include Member for Gympie Tony Perrett, Gympie Mayor Mick Curran and Sunshine Coast Lightning and Australian player Steph Wood.