Poverty Bay Golf Club |

GISBORNE GOLF | CLUB NEWS _______________________

Firstly some thank -you messages. Thank you to Gay Young, Basil Payne and Des Malcolm for the clean up work they have done in relation to fallen branches on the course. Thank you McEwen McIldowie for the continued weed eating of the boundary. Thank you to June Mackinnon for keeping the events board up to date. Thank you to John McLaughlan, Peter Florence and Ian Dudley for their continued work on some of the bunkers. Thank-you to Mark Stevens for his assistance in the Cart Storage area. Dougal Watts for painting markers and tee blocks on course. The course is looking fantastic and something to be proud of thanks to our greens staff and the many helpers over the year.

Men, we still need entries for the FMG Poverty Bay Open only a few days away – 2nd/3rd 4th October. Please contact Pro Sho, 10 spots left only. This is one of the club's premium events. Now is your opportunity.

This Saturday: EAGLES CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT filling fast – ring Pro Shop for Time

F.M.G. Poverty Bay Open Entries required.
2nd to 4th October. Entry forms in Pro Shop.






Please check the white board at the front of the club house for local rules.



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The Draw for Final Round of Club Championships
Saturday 20th September

# 1 Tee

  • 8.00 R. Skuse vs D. Wright
  • 8.07 C. Rock vs B. Rothschild
  • 8.15 W. Brown vs A. Higham
  • 8.22 E. Brown vs H. Brown
  • 11.15 D. Jenkins vs J. Kerekere,
  • 11.22 T. Donovan vs G. Morley, R. Fletcher vs B. Clark
  • 11.30 J. Situ vs T. Williams, B. Morgan vs P. Goodwin
  • 12.15 R. Skuse vs D. Wright
  • 12.22 C. Rock vs B. Rothchild
  • 12.30 W. Brown vs A. Higham __________________________________


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Thursday 11/09/14

  • Stableford: I. Murphy 41, R. Murphy 41, C. Dean 41, R. Fletcher 39, V. Richardson 39, M. Thomas 39
  • Twos: C. Dean, H. Twigley
  • Nearest Pin: C. Dean

Saturday 13/09/14
Club Champs Results

  • Senior : W. Brown bt J. Devery, A.Higham bt A. Reedy
  • Senior Flight: E. Brown bt T. Goldsmith H. Brown bt P. Hakiwai,
  • Intermediate: C. Rock bt V. Richardson, B. Rothchield bt M. Norman
  • Intermediate Flight: D. Jenkins bt K. White J. Kerekere/ M. Kennedy .
  • Intermediate 2nd 16: J. Situ bt T, West, T. Williams bt G. Clapham
  • Intermediate 2nd 16 Flight: B. Morgan bt D. Situ, P. Goodwin bt D.Bush
  • Junior: R. Skuse bt C. Smith , D. Wright bt K. Travers
  • Junior Flight: B. Clark bt W. Thompson, R. Flectcher bt J. Leahy
  • All Stars: T. Donovan bt L. Foster , G. Morley bt M. Reynolds
  • Twos: B. Morgan, J. Situ
  • Nearest Pin: B. Morgan

Sunday 14/09/14
Booth Shield

  • Stableford Men T. sharp 41, C. Palmer 41, K. White 41, B. Huhu 41, M. Karalus 40, S. Palmer 40, P. Grogan 39, A. Hayward 39, P. Stewart 39, A. White 39, K. Kingi 38, J. Kerekere 38, D. Situ 38, D. Meadows 38, R. Young 38, T. Akroyd 38, V. Edmonds 37, R. Gibson 37, T. Green 37, S. Johnson 37, J. Lincoln 37, J. Wyllie 37, B. Morrissey 37, A. Kirkpatrick 37, E. Brown 37, A. Higham 37, C. Taurima 37, C. Brown 36, G. Marchbank 36
  • Stableford Ladies: K. Peters 39, K. Goldsmith 37, F. Wesche 36, N. McRoberts 34, J. Mackinnon 33
  • Twos: D. Meadows, G. Morley,M. Norman,C. Palmer, C. Rock, C. Taurima, R. Taylor, A. White, B. Yates, J. Coker, K. Goldsmith.

Thank-you to all those whom played and assisted with this event we raised over $1800.00 to assist in sending away the districts Booth Shield Team.


Top rounds for 2014




Barns Graham Tournament 2014

  • Barns Graham Cup – Clive Robertson & Nigel McGregor
  • Barns Graham Plate – D. Situ & J. Situ
  • Bryan Cup – Maurice Affleck and Peter Humphreys

Enterprise Foursomes 2014

  • P. Kerekere & W. Brown



FMG Poverty Bay Open 2013

  • Keiha Cup (FMG Poverty Bay Open Champiosnhip) – Bruce Wilson, Kinloch
  • Primo Cup – Cliff Poole
  • Thursday Throne – J. Leahy
  • Gary Bates Shootout – Kim Travers
  • Electrinet Pro Am 2013 – Pieter Zwart 64 (course record)

FMG Poverty Bay Open 2013

  • Keiha Cup (FMG Poverty Bay Open Champion) – Bruce Wilson, Wairakei
  • Barrington Miller Cup (2nd 16) – Tere Lincoln
  • 3rd 16 – Gerald Kemp
  • 4th 16 – Colin Christie
  • 5th 16 – Barry Mathews, Titirangi
  • Scott Plate (36-hole Gross Winner) – Mathew Mackey 149
  • 36-hole Nett Winner – Don Griffin 140

Ryman Healthcare Club Championships

  • Wallis Cup (Senior Club Champion) – Andrew Higham
  • Barker Cup (2nd 16 seniors) – Bruce Duncan
  • Hutchinson Cup (Intermediate Club Champion) – Peter Hakawai
  • Harper Cup (2nd 16 Int) – Peter Graham
  • Ormond Cup (Junior Club Champion) – Mark Norman
  • Endeavour Cup (2nd 16 Junior) – Laurie Gooch
  • Burke Cup (Top Qualifier Club Champs) – Andrew Higham

Reynolds & Associated Cups

  • Reynolds Cup – N. Mackie
  • Willock Cup – P. Goodwin
  • Lunken Cup – D. Situ
  • Low Bros Cup – M. Watt

Barns Graham Tournament

  • Barns Graham Cup – Chris Shaw & Scott Crago
  • Barns Graham Plate – D. Primona and D. Wright
  • Bryan Cup – M. Dogshun and P. Humphreys