20 April, 2023
Huge five days of Easter golf
Gilgandra Golf Club hosted five days of golf recently, culminating in a well attended Easter long weekend.
A total of
121 golfers participated in last week’s
The first day of golf for the week was
the Veterans’ comp on Thursday. We had
10 golfers play a nine-hole stroke. The
winner was Bob Dwyer with 33½
nett. Gil Riley came in second with a nett
34. Coming in third was Gladys Harvey
with a 35 nett.
Good Friday - Martin Clift Memorial
72 golfers, or 18 teams, participated
in Good Friday’s Martin Clift Memorial,
The winners were the Lummis connection
consisting of Geoff and Allan
Lummis and Mark and Aiden Hinchcliffe,
who finished with a 53½
nett. Second place went to Q McEwen,
W Riley, M Roach and G Bugmy with 56
1/8 nett. Third place was a team consisted
of Bill and Kyle Welsh, E Ryan, M
Ryan and M Collison, who had a nett 58
Nearest the pin winner’s men:
2/11 and 4/13 Henry Johnson.
7/16 Zac Mills.
Ladies’ winners for nearest the pin:
2/11 Kathy Dean.
7/16 Helena Gordon.
On Saturday we played an 18-hole
Par which was sponsored by Gil News
We had 16 golfers play. Coming in
first was Ian Dent with plus 3. Second
place went to Bill Welsh with plus.
Graeme Holland came in third with
Matchplay result for Saturday:
Peter Fisk 5 and 4, defeated Mark
On Sunday we only had eight golfers,
but this was enough to play an 18-hole
First place went to Warwick Cross
with 35 points. Matt Zell came in second
on a three-person countback, as they all
had 31 points.
Gilgandra Toyota nearest the pin was
won by Graeme Holland.
On Monday we played another 18- hole Stableford with 15 golfers taking part. The winner was Geoff Lummis with 38 points. Matt Hodge came in second with 34 points. Henry Johnson came third with 32 points. Gilgandra Toyota nearest the pin was won by Russell Anderson.