NEW BRIDGE & other things


NEW BRIDGE  —A big thank you to Lance Fredericks and John Ellsmore for their awesome lateral thinking and rock building skills. What a cheap solution to a long term problem. Carts can now access the 7th Tee.


 Clubs’  Promotion and Membership Drive .    IRT Seniors, Retirement & Lifestyle Expo.   To be held at City Beach Events 1 Marine Drive Wollongong. Sunday 21st May 10am—2pm. Come and visit this great expo. If you would like to help with the Promo leave your name with the starters and we will ring you. 1HR is all thats required.


If anyone is interested in letting out a bedroom in their house for $60pp per night to accomodate a Footgolf Player for 2-3 nights , please email or phone the office with your expression of interest

Swans Visiting .


Friday the 19th May 3-5:30pm. Wear some Fluro—brightest Player wins a prize.

Fluro Vests available if you have nothing. Just turn up after 3:30 and choose 9 holes of golf or Footgolf. If you know a group of friends are coming book on 42360404

BBQ and drinks (Beer and soft drink) available.


Upcoming Major Events at Jamberoo

There are many important club events about to take place in May and June.

  1. Thursday May 18, Johnny Warren Golf Classic
  2. Tuesday May 23, Ladies club championship round 1
  3. Thursday May 25, Ladies championships round 2
  4. Tuesday May 30, Ladies championships final round.
  5. Thursday June 22, White Duck Charity Day
  6. Sunday June 25, Men’s Foursomes Championship

Booking sheets will be available in the golf shop for the White Duck and Foursomes Championships and with the Ladies committee for the club championship.

Entries will be taken from the 25th June for the 2017 Men’s club matchplay titles.

News From the Course – May

2017-2018 Membership Subscriptions

The annual membership subscription rates for the 2017-2018 membership year have been set at $520 for adult members and $260 for Intermediate members (those between 18 and 24 years of age). Junior membership (those under 18) will be $40.

The membership financial year shall be from 1st June 2017 to the 31st of May 2018. Membership subscriptions fall due on the 1st of June and the final date for payment is the 30th of June.

There are 4 options using  payments by card, cash, cheque or direct deposit.

  1. By one instalment of $520 paid by 30th June
  2. In two instalments of $263 paid by 30th June then 30th November
  3. In 4 instalments of $133 paid by June 30, August 31, November 30 and February 28.
  4. A further option is to make equal monthly payments. This method must use direct deposit and further details can be obtained from the golf office.

In all cases the balance of members trophy accounts can be used to reduce the amount to be paid or the number of monthly payments.

Members Trophy and Ball Credits

Members are requested to use their ball credits before the 31st of May. To check to see how many you have in your account then just go to any of the club computers and log into your account. If you need assistance then ask for help from a club employee or board member who would only too pleased to assist.

Ball credits can be taken as golf balls or converted into shop credits where you can purchase items from the golf shop. Each ball is worth $2.50 shop credits.

Your trophy account can be found at the same place and you can use your balance for a whole plethora of things, including a reduction in your membership fees, shop credits, vouchers from external shops, etc.

Golf Shop Specials

Don’t forget that in May all apparel and footwear have an extra 10% discount. A great opportunity to get that new pair of shoes or club shirt!

Hole in One’s and other Eagles

Chris Leckey Portrait 200
Chris, who scored his second hole-in-one today.

Congratulations to Chris Leckey on his fantastic achievement of a hole-in-one on the 13th today. Chris hit a 7 iron purely and to his delight it landed just past the hole to spin back in for the ace.

Chris’ ball will be mounted as a memento of his perfect shot and he will receive a special prize of 6 balls from the club.

Steve Rippon eagled the 8th in the Veteran’s championship on Monday hitting a 5 wood from the tee and then holing his  putt from just off the green. Steve will receive a sleeve of balls for his efforts.

This Week’s Results

The JK train is back on the tracks. John found his form again today winning another monthly medal. Well played John. Some very good golf was played in Saturday’s monthly medal with several excellent scores recorded, including Anthony Smith’s par round for a 57 nett, Bernie McGlinchey’s 62 nett, Les Hannigan and Vince Brynes both shooting nett 64’s. Well played to Liz Armstrong for winning the Ladies comp as well.

Further, congratulations go to Ray Orr on his successful defence of his Veterans Champion title.

Saturday 6 May 2017 – Men’s Stroke Golf Mart Monthly Medal

A Grade: Winner   Anthony Smith 57 nett

B Grade: Winner   Bernie McGlinchey 62 nett   2nd  Paul Rodgers 65 nett

C Grade: Winner    Les Hanigan 64 nett (c/b)  2nd  Vince Byrnes 64 nett

D Grade: Winner  John Keeling 69 nett

Best Gross  Anthony Smith 67

Hole in one 13th Chris Leckey

Ladies  Stroke Winner   Elizabeth Armstrong 72 nett

Thursday, 4th May 2017 – Ladies Vets – Stableford

Winner Robyn Gregson 40 Pts

Runner Up Marie Rodgers 36 Pts c/b

2nd Runner Up Marie Farrant 36 Pts c/b

Wednesday 3rd May 2017 – Drummond Golf Stableford

A Grade Winner    Bruce Byers 32 pts (c/b)

B Grade Winner   Allan Parr 35 pts

C Grade Winner    Tony Dawson 39 pts

D Grade Winner    Brian Green 37 pts      2nd Place    Geoff Jones 36 pts

Tuesday 2nd May 2017 – Ladies Stroke Golf Mart Monthly Medal

Div 1 Winner   Jenelle Anderson 69 nett  2nd  Judy Casey 71 nett

Div 2 Winner   Rose Sheath 73 nett  2nd  Dulcie Piper 74 nett

Monthly Medal Results

Div 1 Medal Winner   Jenelle Anderson 69 Nett

Div 1 Gross Winner    April Van Woerkom 89 Scratch

Div 2 Medal Winner    Judy Casey 71 Nett

Div 2 Gross Winner     Judy Casey 103 Scratch

Div 3 Medal Winner  Rose Sheath 73  Nett

Div 3 Gross Winner   Rose Sheath 109 Scratch

Golf Mart Voucher Winner:  Jenelle Anderson

Ladies Stableford Winner:  Kay Ison 32 pts  2nd  Carol Wiseman 29 pts

Monday, 1st May 2017 – Veterans – Championships – Stroke

Champion Veteran Ray Orr 80 Scratch

A Grade Winner Eddie Cram 64 Nett 2nd Steve Rippon 66 Nett 3rd Al Thomas 67 Nett

B Grade Winner Ian Foy 62 Nett 2nd Michael Sheridan 64 Nett 3rd John Ellsmore 68 Nett




Value to be had in the Golf Shop

May Mayhem in the Golf Shop

All apparel and shoes are reduced by a further 10% in May. Come along and grab yourself a bargain!

It seems like a good opportunity to use those ball credits to get a new club shirt or those special golf shoes that you might have had your eye upon.

Lady Veterans

Lady Veterans are playing this Thursday.

News from the Course

Veterans Championship

The Jamberoo Veteran Golfers will hold their annual championship next Monday 1st May over 18 holes of stroke play. Defending champion Ray Orr is looking forward to the challenge of defending his title. A best nett prize is also available to be won so get involved and have a great day.

Ray Orr - Vets Champion 2016
Ray  who is looking to defend his 2016 tile

To qualify for the Jamberoo Veterans Club Championship players must have competed in at least three veterans competitions in the previous 12 months.


Will anyone stop the JK roll? Another win on Saturday to John! Terry Murphy also is in great form with his second win in recent starts on Saturday. Great to see excellent scoring from the ladies on Saturday where Cheryl Legge won with a very impressive 41 points.

Saturday, 29 April 2017 – Stableford

A Grade Winner Anthony Smith 39 pts

B Grade Winner Ian Bradburn 44 pts, 2nd Place Tim Condon 40 pts

C Grade Winner Terry Murphy 40 pts, 2nd Place Mick Bartlett 37 pts

D Grade Winner John Keeling 35 pts

Ladies Winner Cheryl Legge 41 pts

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 – Stableford

A Grade Winner John Paul 34 pts

B Grade Winner Ray Sheehan 38 pts, 2nd Place Geoff Reynolds 37pts

C Grade Winner Les Hanigan 37 pts

D Grade Winner Jim Eames 39 pts (c/b), 2nd Place   John Keeling 39 pts

Tuesday, 25 April 2017 – Single Stableford

Winner Arthur Bosanquet 41 Pts, 2nd  Scott Hainsworth  40 Pts  (c/b)

Monday, 24 April 2017 – Veterans Stableford

Winner Phil Hahn 39 Pts