Geelong District News Archives

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Jack Murdoch Article from Geelong Advertiser

Geelong Advertiser, March 18th by Alison Aprhys


2014 Victorian Golf Industry Awards

The Victorian Golf Industry came together to recognise the outstanding achievements and contributions of individuals and clubs to the sport in 2013.

Kel Llewellyn was inducted into the Victorian Golf Industry Hall of Fame and with volunteers being an integral part of the sport Dawn Macdonald (Barwon Heads G C) was awarded the Country Victoria/Victorian Golf League Individual Female.

Kel Llewellyn - Hall of Fame Inductee

Geelong Advertiser article

Dawn Macdonald - 2014 Women's Volunteer of the year


GDGA Order of Merit 2014

This year there is a Gross and a Nett competition. Read full details here

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Amalgamation Progress

The GDGA has indicated to Golf Victoria that it favours amalgamation with SWDLGA, and believes that unless amalgamation is achieved in this area soon, there is a real danger of Geelong being left behind and the game suffering as a result. Here is the GDGA's position on the amalgamation with the SWDLGA


Junior Development Program

Program aims to give young talent new drive. Read more here


Great Governance - Why does it matter?

A presentation by Golf Victoria. See the presentation


Junior Clinics

Junior clinics for girls and boys are held at Portarlington Golf Club every Sunday morning from 9.30 to 11am at a cost of $2 per child. For more details contact Marilyn Mooney on 5259 2927

Junior clinics for girls and boys are held at Clifton Springs Golf Club every Sunday morning from 9.00 to 11am at a cost of $2 per child. For more details contact the club on 5251 3391


Holes - in - One

If you know of any then advise me so that it can be recorded on our listing.

Have a look at the full list here


Barwon Sports Academy

The region's brightest young golfers are being targeted to join the new program developed by the Barwon Sports Academy. Read more here