NEWS & VIEWS

Coloured Pin Flags04-Jun-2020

Coloured Pin Flags are now in use: RED - Front third WHITE - Middle third YELLOW - Back third Match Committee.. Read More

Current tee bookings03-Jun-2020

The Committee would like to update our members regarding current tee bookings, especially for Saturday’s competition, as we are well aware there is frustration over the last few weeks and a sign.. Read More

June Monthly Medal - Stroke31-May-2020

On Saturday 6th June we are going to play the Monthly Medal as a stroke event. Pace of Play is paramount and Slow Play is selfish play. An extra ½ hours play has r.. Read More

Midweek Club Championship Eligibility30-May-2020

The Midweek Club Championships are due to start on Tuesday 2nd June All eligible players have been registered into the competition To be eligible you must have completed 6 rounds in a midw.. Read More

Men's A B & C grades16-May-2020

Men's A B & C grades (GA) have been changed as follows: A = +5 to 12.9 (13.9 previously) B = 13 to 18.9 (19.9 previously) C = 19 to 54 This will be applied to your GA not the dail.. Read More

Warren & Gibson Trophy Pennants - 2020 Player Registration15-May-2020

Members are invited to register for the Men's 2020 Warren and Gibson Trophy Competitions. Preliminary rounds will commence on Sunday 26th July 2020 and will continue to 30th August 2020. Click o.. Read More

HGC Members COVID – 19 UPDATE.13-May-2020

13th May 2020 HGC Members COVID – 19 UPDATE. Important. The NSW government has eased restrictions on the definition of a group from two to ten people provided social distancin.. Read More

Eclectic Results10-May-2020

Tuesday and Saturday Eclectic results are not showing correctly on the results page. Gross scores are being displayed, not the 50% nett scores as they should be. This competition is run us.. Read More

Monthly Medal29-Apr-2020

The Monthly Medal will be resuming at the start of May (this week) It will be played as a "Stableford" Nett and Scratch event This is to avoid the slower play that a Stroke event usually c.. Read More

Divots26-Apr-2020

It seems that there are an increased number of unfilled divots on the course at the moment. This could be due to the increased number of social players playing at the moment and hopefully not mem.. Read More

Nearest the pin replacement26-Apr-2020

The match committee have decided to run a few extra prizes as we are not having "nearest the pins" at the moment. These will be an Eclectic competition starting from the 1st week of the month and .. Read More

Course, Golf and Covid 19 Update.20-Apr-2020

The Committee would like to thank all our members for abiding by the social distancing rules that allows the course to remain open. Importantly we need to be conscious the Police are doing spot checks.. Read More

Sand Buckets18-Apr-2020

Members are encouraged to take a sand bucket to use as their own during this crisis It would also be expected to bring it back after this is all over :).. Read More

Match Play Championship 2020 - results12-Apr-2020

Final Daniel Gojanovic 3/1 v Rick Sinclair Semi Final Rick Sinclair win v Ken Hawkins (forfeit) Daniel Gojanovic 2/1 v Angelo Coug.. Read More

Course Update - Greens being cored Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th April 06-Apr-2020

Members Update. 6 April 2020 Greens being cored Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th April We have just been advised by green’s staff management that they will be re-coring the greens agai.. Read More

Covid 19 Update Competitions05-Apr-2020

Covid 19 Update All Members. The match committee has now reinstated competitions from 7th April. These competitions are played in pairs and will be single stableford at this point. .. Read More

Covid 19 Update Urgent information regarding golf games01-Apr-2020

Covid 19 Update Urgent information regarding golf games 01-Apr-2020 Further to all previous advice, today (1st April 2020) Golf NSW has advised that golf courses in NSW can remain open p.. Read More

Urgent Covid19 Update Course open for Social Play30-Mar-2020

Monday 30th March 2020 Further to our previous email Hurstville Golf Course will be open from 7.00 am to dusk for social play. You are required to call first and book.Please do not just turn.. Read More

Urgent Covid19 Update Golf Golf Course Closed30-Mar-2020

Urgent Covid19 Update Monday 30th March 2020 The following message has just been sent to all NSW Golf Clubs from Golf NSW. Dear Member Clubs and Districts, On Sunday, March 29, Th.. Read More

All Hurstville golf club members and visitors. COVID-19 changes.25-Mar-2020

IMPORTANT All Hurstville golf club members. COVID-19 changes. The General Committee and the Match Committee have received from both Golf Australia and Golf NSW (sanctioned by the R&A and .. Read More

One tee starts from Tues 31st March25-Mar-2020

To reduce congestion in the proshop the committee have decided to only have one tee starts (no-one starts on the 10th) This comes into effect from and including Tuesday 31st Tuesdays booki.. Read More

Coronavirus COVID-1919-Mar-2020

The following important information from Golf Australia for our members. COVID – 19 If you have recently returned from overseas, you are now required by law to self-isolate fo.. Read More

Coronavirus COVID-19 14-Mar-2020

Dear Members Below is guidance for both the club and members regarding the above. As you are aware, COVID-19 or the Coronavirus as it is more commonly known has create.. Read More

Preferred Lies on the Fairway Only26-Feb-2020

From Sunday 1st March 2020 we will return to having preferred lies on the fairway only. A 30cm preferred lie (no closer to the hole) can be taken on the fairway and closely mown areas around .. Read More

Relief from Tree Roots - Update22-Feb-2020

The Match Committee have introduced a new Local Rule starting the 1st of December 2019 "RELIEF FROM TREE ROOTS THROUGH THE GREEN - In consultation with your marker, and if appropriate, relief .. Read More

World Handicapping System04-Feb-2020

The introduction of the World Handicapping System has had a couple of hicups with our system. Cards were previously printing out with the GA rather than Daily Handicap but the results were usi.. Read More

Bushfire Appeal23-Jan-2020

Dear Club Members and Social Players , I am sure you would agree that it has been devastating and heartbreaking to have witnessed the bushfire crisis unfold this summer, and more recently over t.. Read More

Christmas Eve golfers save a life. 10-Jan-2020

The Hurstville Golf Club competition on Christmas Eve almost ended in tragedy except for the quick action and teamwork by club members to save the life of another golf club member. Brian Edm.. Read More

New Scratch & Slope ratings01-Jan-2020

New Scratch & Slope ratings have come into effect Tee Name Par Scratch Slope Blue, Men 70 69 123 White, Men 70 68 117 Red, Women 72 73 116 Gold, Women 72 72 115.. Read More

Preferred Lies Through the Green30-Dec-2019

Please note that as it is currently difficult to determine what is fairway and what is not fairway the match committee has decided that we will adopt Preferred lies through the green until fur.. Read More

Preferred Lie - Marking the Ball28-Nov-2019

Preferred Lie - Marking your ball If the player chooses to prefer the lie of the ball, the position of the ball must be first marked. Most players will use a tee to mark the position of the bal.. Read More

Cancer Council Longest Day13-Nov-2019

(https://www.longestday.org.au/fundraiser/hurstvillegolfclub) You can support the Cancer Council by participating in the Longest Day challenge. There are two ways you can support this .. Read More

Notice of AGM 2019 22-Oct-2019

Dear Member NOTICE is hereby given that the 14th Annual General Meeting of Members of Hurstville Golf Club Inc. will be held at the St George Masonic Club Auditorium, 86 Roberts Road, Mortdale.. Read More

Club Championship Results 201916-Oct-2019

Congratulations to the following winners and runners up in the the 2019 Club Championship Ladies: Scratch: Prescila Keogh 343, R/up Narelle Hellyer 361 Nett: Joanne Blain 301 (30), R/up.. Read More

Mobile phone etiquette and golf cart use10-Oct-2019

After hearing a few complaints about people using mobile phones on the course could it please be noted that mobile phones should be turned to silent while playing a round. Conversations should o.. Read More

Warren and Gibson Pennants Team to play in the Semi Finals15-Sep-2019

The Hurstville Warren and Gibson Pennants teams have both qualified for the semi finals which will be played Sunday, 22 September. The Warren team had to take the long path to the semis by fir.. Read More

Women's Vets Championships06-Sep-2019

We had seven ladies from Hurstville Golf Club competing in the Championships for Women’s Vets at Cronulla Golf Course on Friday 6th of September. Very pleased to announce that Ngharee North wo.. Read More

Club Championships Eligibility 201905-Sep-2019

To qualify for the upcoming Club Championships a member must have competed in 6 Saturday validated events in the previous 6 months; Member’s scores will only count toward the Championshi.. Read More

Warren and Gibson Pennants Teams Progress to the Final Series02-Sep-2019

Congratulations to the Warren and Gibson Pennants teams who both won their pools and have progressed to the finals series. Both teams sealed the top position in their pools by having impressive w.. Read More

Results - FULL - 2019 NSW Ambrose Championship Qualifying Round17-Aug-2019

Results of the 2019 NSW Ambrose Championship Qualifying Round Winners: Mixed - Janette Lisle and Rowan Hooper Hcp 7 ¼ - 62 ¾ Men's - Bill Sikanovski and Frank Nardo Hc.. Read More

Legacy Day 201916-Aug-2019

Thank you for your support of Legacy. We raised around $1,500. The winners of the card draw were. Saturdays Winners 1. Prize – Legacy Golf Day – Adam Schultz 2. Prize &n.. Read More

2019 VWGA Challenge Brooch Winner08-Aug-2019

Congratulations to Narelle Hellyer who won the Veteran Women Golfers' Association of NSW's 2019 Challenge Brooch Weekend Division with a score of -5 Well done Narelle!.. Read More

Ladies 8th Tee28-Jul-2019

The match committee had been approached by a number of lady members regarding the difficulty(length) of the 8th hole. The hole was found to have a scoring average of 2.51 over par. It was decided .. Read More

Change in Course Results25-Jul-2019

The match committee have decided to include a recent upgrade to our computer system which allows for a fairer allocation of scores for the women in medley single and 2/4 ball competitions. This takes .. Read More

Hurstville Junior open 2019 Results25-Jul-2019

The Hurstville Junior Open was held last Sunday 21st of July. Congratulations to those who participated and the winners. Below are the results

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Annual Legacy Charity Week. 24-Jul-2019

Tuesday 6th August and Saturday 10th of August are set aside as our annual Legacy Fund raising event. Please note these are normal starts this year (not shotgun) and a Sausage sandwich will be avai.. Read More

Course Update July 201924-Jul-2019

This week the committee had their second meeting with Council and Bluefit representatives the appointed course architect as well as the Stuart Group (they provided a strategy report in January for .. Read More

Membership Renewals24-Jul-2019

If you have not paid your membership fees now is the time to do it. This year we are running a Membership Rewards Programme which will be drawn early in August 2019 and will see 50 randomly s.. Read More

NSW Ambrose Saturday 17th August 2019 24-Jul-2019

This is a state events run by GolfNSW and are open to all members. The competition is a mixed event. Stage 1: Golf Club's Qualifying Round A Golf Club's qualifying round must be conducted .. Read More

Golden Ball Results 22/06/201928-Jun-2019

1st Ishan Ali, Peter Bailey, Paul White, John Chu (41) $20 2nd Frank Nardo, Geoff Tucker, Edward Chan, Robert Raneiri (40) $10 3rd Becky Evans, Murray Sharman, Victor Reynolds (39) Ball 4th T.. Read More

Course Upate June 201912-Jun-2019

You will recall the State Government provided a grant to Georges River Council of $2.5 million for construction of a new building and course improvements. Hurstville Golf Club has made an additiona.. Read More

Membership Renewal and Rewards Programme 12-Jun-2019

By now you should have received your Membership Renewal Notice. This year we are running a Membership Rewards Programme which will be drawn early in August 2019 and will see 50 randomly selected me.. Read More

Introduction of Maximum Score Rule 21.2 (a-e) 28-May-2019

In the recent revision of the Rules of Golf, the R&A introduced a new maximum score rule to speed up the pace of play. The Match Committee has decided to adopt this rule for stroke .. Read More

Golden Ball Results - 21 May 201922-May-2019

Congratulations to the following winners of the Golden Ball Golden Ball Tuesday 21 May 2019 1st $20 Jeff Fairbairn Bill Knowles Darrell Moss Jeff Etcell.. Read More

Course Update 609-May-2019

Committee members met with Georges River Council staff, including the greens consultant on Monday 6th May. Here is an update of key points from that meeting which is designed to keep members in.. Read More

Phone and Internet bookings for Saturday 27th April 201915-Apr-2019

Please note as Friday 19th April is a public holiday bookings for the competition on Saturday 27th will open on Thursday 18th April at 8.00am (phone bookings) and 8.10 am (Internet bookings)... Read More

Hurstville Member wins 2019 NSW Veteran Golf Strokeplay Nett Championship29-Mar-2019

Congratulations to Matthew Kumjew, who this week won the 2019 NSW Veteran Golf Strokeplay Nett Championship. The 54 hole State Championship was scheduled to be held at Richmond Gol.. Read More

Course Update 17th Hole22-Mar-2019

. On 25th March the 17th Green will be taken out of play for restoration work. Play will be to the temporary green next to the 18th Green. This will be the 17th green until restoration work i.. Read More

Course Update 4 Coring of Greens 20-Mar-2019

From no rain to now too much rain. Whilst our fairways are loving the rain, the coring of the greens is deferred by another week as the wet weather has made the greens too wet to core. Machinery wo.. Read More

Course Update - Consultants Report15-Mar-2019

As mentioned in previous communications, the Stuart Group has been engaged by Georges River Council to assess the condition of the greens and make recommendations for their repair and future maint.. Read More

Course update #3 15-Mar-2019

Coring of Greens As advised previously, Monday 11th March was the original plan to commence coring and seeding of the greens. This being overseen by the consultant, Cameron Stewart. His advic.. Read More

Course Update March 201908-Mar-2019

Members that have played recently would have seen work being carried out on the revamping of the First and Tenth tees, that include new rubbish bins, Sand bins, bucket holders and ball washers. Yes, t.. Read More

Course Update22-Feb-2019

There has also been a number of letters and emails on the course condition that we passed on to the Council. The Mayor has addressed these concerns and his response is below. {module_lit.. Read More

Update to Local Rules - New Option for Lost Ball or Ball Out of Bounds30-Dec-2018

The modernisation of rules will impact our Local Rules. Local Rules are always read in conjunction with the Rules of Golf, so most of the changes that you will see will be the adoption of new terms a.. Read More

Checking your scores when entering into the computer system05-Dec-2018

Players are reminded that they are personally responsible for ensuring their score in entered correctly in the computer system. We have had a series of incidents where the scores entered into the.. Read More

2019 Mixed Pennant - Player Nomination18-Nov-2018

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POSITION VACANT WANTED CLUB TREASURER14-Oct-2018

Unfortunately, the person who was nominating for the position as Treasurer has now advised that they are unable to full fill the position due to an increase in their work commitments. If you ha.. Read More

Notice of Meeting 2018 AGM02-Oct-2018

Dear Member Notice of Meeting NOTICE is hereby given that the 13th Annual General Meeting of Members of Hurstville Golf Club Inc. will be held at the St George Maso’s Club Audit.. Read More

Legacy Day Golf and BBQ18-Jul-2018

Our Annual Legacy Charity Week is fast approaching The dates set aside are Tuesday 7th August and Saturday 11th August. Both Tuesday and Saturday are shot gun starts to be followed by a BBQ... Read More

Hurstville Golf Course Allocated $2.5 million29-Jun-2018

On Thursday 28 June, Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Minister for Local Government the Hon. Gabriel Upton and Member for Oatley Mark Coure announced that Georges River Council will receive funding of $9.5.. Read More

Golden Ball Results - Sat 23 June 201826-Jun-2018

The results of the Golden Ball competition held Sat 23rd June 2017 are listed below. Player 1 Player 2 Player 3 Player 4 Score Prize .. Read More

2018 Foursomes Championship09-May-2018

There may be a misunderstanding as to the days event for this Saturday 12th May 2018. The event is Foursomes for all players and the days prizes will be distributed on that basis. Please .. Read More

2018 Foursome Championship - Registration Now Open23-Apr-2018

Registrations Close: Thurs 3 May 2018 Round 1 - Sat 12 May 2018 Round 2 - Sat 19 May 2018 Teams wishing to participate in the 2018 Foursome Championship are required to register prior to first roun.. Read More

POSITION VACANT - Honorary Treasurer : Hurstville Golf Club30-Mar-2018

Our current Honorary Treasurer will be standing down later this year after 12 years in the role. We are seeking his replacement from our membership ranks. As part of the Hurstville Golf Club Exec.. Read More

Match Play Championship - Qualifiers05-Mar-2018

Congratulations to the following players who have qualified for the Match Play Championship commencing on the 10th March. Round 1 Round 2 Semi Final Final .. Read More

Saturday Eclectic Competition - Registration Open09-Feb-2018

The Club will be running an Eclectic Competition in conjunction with Saturday competitions commencing on 24 March and finishing on 14 July 2018. To participate you need to register eithe.. Read More

Hurstville Players Win a Spot at the 2017 Emirates Australian Open (9 Hole Comp)09-Nov-2017

Playing in the 9 Hole Competition during October at Hurstville Golf Club has paid off for John Craig and Peter Greig who have won a place in the 2017 Emirates Australian Open 9 Hole Competit.. Read More

Play 9 Hole Golf During October and Win10-Oct-2017

Here is your chance to win a fantastic prize sponsored by Golf Australia. Members simply book in and play in any one or all five 9 Hole competitions being held in October on the back nine at Hurstvill.. Read More

Junior Open Win for Zach06-Oct-2017

Congratulations to Zach Senter who won the Hurstville Junior Open with a round of two under par. Zach's achievement has been featured in the St George & Sutherland Leader this week. .. Read More

Laura Marquinez wins NSW Drummond Golf Cup08-Sep-2017

Congratulations to Laura Marquinez who yesterday won the NSW Drummond Golf Cup at Concord Golf Club. Laura will now play in the National Final to be held in Wellington, NZ in April 2018. .. Read More

Mid Week Eclectic Competition04-Jul-2017

The Club will be running an Eclectic Competition in conjunction with Tuesday, Thursday and Friday competitions. The competition will commence on Tuesday 1st August and finish Tuesday 3 Octobe.. Read More

Score Card Scanning Now Available30-May-2017

Score card scanning is available for all competitions commencing Thursday 2 June 2017. Players are now asked to complete the left side of the score card in addition to the sections currently used.. Read More

Upgrade to Members Portal06-Apr-2017

Our software providers, Micropower have released an upgraded member portal which will be made available to members this weekend. Access to the portal will remain the same however you will see a .. Read More

Competition on Friday 2nd March and Saturday 3rd March02-Mar-2017

As the Georges River Council's Charity Golf Day has been cancelled due to the expected weather the club has decided to run a competition. A decision on Saturday's Monthly Medal will be made on.. Read More

Georges River Council Charity Golf Day 27-Feb-2017

Hurstville Golf Club has again entered a team in support of the Georges River Council Charity Golf Day. The Golf Club drew four names from competitors and the following were lucky enough to ge.. Read More

Changes to Men's Grades (Saturdays)31-Jan-2017

The Saturday Men's Grades will be amended as per below to ensure a more even distribution of players between B and C Grades. A Grade 0 - 13 B Grade 14 - 19 C Grade 20 - 36.. Read More

New Local Rule: Ball Moved on the Putting Green31-Jan-2017

The R&A has announced that from 1 January 2017 competition committees will be permitted to introduce a local rule that waives a penalty when a ball is accidentally moved on the putting green. .. Read More

Notice of Annual General Meeting 201627-Oct-2016

NOTICE is hereby given that the11th Annual General Meeting of Members of Hurstville Golf Club Inc. will be held at the St George Maso’s Club Auditorium, 86 Roberts Road, Mortdale on 20th Nov.. Read More

Practicing on the Golf Course28-Jun-2016

Please note that practice on the Golf Course is only allowed in the following areas; Practice fairway (hitting from bottom to top) Practice green (located on bend of 17th hole) Practice Nets.. Read More

Local Rules Update22-Mar-2016

We have had an update of the Local Rules. The Local Rules are in addition to the R&A Rules of Golf and cater for circumstances specific to our course. Download a copy of the updated Loc.. Read More

Women's Medal Competition04-Jan-2016

Feb 2016 - July 2016. Minimum of 12 participants The Women's Medal Competition is an event run by Golf NSW. It occurs over six stroke rounds where the player with the lowest nett aggregate three .. Read More

Sunday Competition Resumes04-May-2015

Resumes 17 May 2015 The Sunday competition will be held once a month on the third Sunday. We will monitor the participation with this competition and increase the frequency if player numbers are .. Read More

On-line Tee Booking System25-Mar-2015

Update The Committee has completed an initial review of a number of options for the on-line booking system and advises the available options have been narrowed down to two suppliers, Micropower an.. Read More

Course Upgrade01-Dec-2013

The Council recently provided an update on the progress of the course upgrade. The main points to come from the meeting were:- The laying of irrigation on the course has now been completed and th.. Read More

Has your address changed?10-May-2013

The annual membership subscription notices are currently being prepared and we would like you to let us know if you have moved since last year. In the past we have had a number of members who did.. Read More

Welfare Officer25-Feb-2013

The club has now reached the size and maturity to consider the appointment of a Welfare Officer. The role of the welfare officer will be to be a point of contact for members who have serious illne.. Read More

Practice Fairway07-Jan-2013

It is very common for members to play shots on the practice fairway on the right side of the 8th Fairway during their game. Members are asked to take particular care when doing this as the practice f.. Read More

We're on Radio15-Jun-2012

Did you know we are on the Radio? Every Sunday morning around 8.30am on 2NBC 90.1 FM. Hear Peter Greig give an update on what's happening at the golf club and the results from Saturday's competiti.. Read More

Wet Weather Policy30-Mar-2012

Hurstville Golf Club Wet Weather Policy. Following the recent spate of wet weather and some confusion about competitions, the Match Committee, in consultation with Golf NSW, has formulated the.. Read More

Late Arrivals03-Feb-2011

It has been brought to the match committee's attention that a small number of members are arriving to play either late or only a few minutes before their scheduled tee times, particularly on Saturdays.. Read More

Slow Play10-Dec-2009

Slow play is again becoming a concern and although the numbers are few they can have an effect on the remainder of the field behind them. In 2010 slow play will be monitored and warnings and penalties.. Read More