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April 9, 2019
Veteran’s Golf Report: April 9

By Graham Turvey Windy weather at Aberdeen Golf Club for the Vets’ stableford Medal round on Tuesday, 9th April did not stop some top scores from being recorded by the 23 players. Wayne Murphy did best with 42 points from Gary Gray 2nd 41 C/B, Captain Phil Ledgerwood 3rd 41 and Jeff McKeon 4th 39 […]

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February 4, 2019
Scone Golf: Feb 3

By Lyn Banks The Hunter River District Pennant season has just commenced with Scone Golf Club entering a men’s team in the Senior Division. They are in Group B with teams from Murrurundi, Denman, Aberdeen, Branxton, Hunter Valley and Kurri. Group A contains teams from Singleton, Maitland, Cypress Lakes, Paterson, The Vintage and Dungog. The […]

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January 30, 2019
Veteran’s Golf: Jan 29

By Graham Turvey IT was very hot in the Upper Hunter for the eleven hardy Vets who played a stableford event at Murrurundi Golf Club on Tuesday, January 29. Thank you to Christine for the delicious sandwiches for lunch. Captain Phil Ledgerwood thrived in the heat and humidity to win with 40 points from vice-captain […]

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January 23, 2019
Veteran’s Golf: Jan 22

By Graham Turvey HIGH humidity was felt by the 26 Vets who played a stroke and putting event at Aberdeen Golf Club on Tuesday, January 22. It was great to welcome back former captain Max Holz. Also welcome were the course’s new fairway distance markers. Andy Medway made it two wins in two weeks with […]

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January 16, 2019
Gala Cricket Day

PLAYING backyard cricket on Christmas and Boxing Day is an Australian tradition and in Scone on Australia Day the cricket gala day has become a community tradition. This year the gala day will be held again and everyone is welcome. Teams of seven all get the chance to bat and six on the team bowl. […]

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January 15, 2019
Veteran’s Golf: Jan 15

By Graham Turvey IT was stinking hot for the 18 Vets who enjoyed the well-watered Denman Golf Course on Tuesday, 15th January for their stableford event. Andy Medway won with 36 points from Gary Ashmead 2nd 34 and Graham Boles 3rd 33. Balls went to Greg Squires, Rod Auld, Terry Mitchell and Gary Gray all […]

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January 15, 2019
Upper Hunter Cricket: Round 12 Results

By Russell Sakey Results: Belltrees Bushrangers defeated Aberdeen Murrurundi defeated Rouchel Bunnan defeated Muswellbrook Blue Merriwa defeated Belmore Hotel Bulls Belltrees defeated Muswelbrook Silver This weekend was the first this season where wet wickets were involved. It resulted in mainly low scores, but also some very close contests. Bunnan won by one run over Muswellbrook […]

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December 10, 2018
Upper Hunter Cricket: Round 10 Results

By Russell Sakey RESULTS: Representative Cricket: Upper Hunter v Cessnock fourth round – John Bull Shield Cessnock 83 Upper Hunter Fielding: Josh Cooper 2/21 off 4 overs Tim Carter 2/9 off 4 overs Jake Chapple 1/15 off 5 overs JD McClymont 2/18 off 6 Gavin Newton Smith 1/13 off 2 overs Mick Davidson 2/5 off […]

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November 27, 2018
Veteran’s Golf: November 27

By Graham Turvey Thank you to Treasurer Bob Minch for organising the Christmas prizes and to Brian Dever for organising the shot-gun start for the 26 Vets who played a stroke and putting event at Aberdeen Golf Club on Tuesday, November 27. Vice President Rod Upton who has been away for six weeks having medical […]

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August 7, 2018
Veteran’s Golf: August 7

By Graham Turvey The wonders of modern technology – Beryl in the Muswellbrook Golf Club pro-shop weaved her magic when twenty Vets played a 2-person ambrose event on Tuesday, August 7. Printed on their cards the pairs of players had their correct total handicap, divided by 4, available immediately. Thanks Beryl. Get well soon Rod […]

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