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This bulletin is provided to all members of the Yering Meadows Members Association (YMMA). Please take the time to read this important update.

Bulletin – July 2019

The Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Percy Stanley will be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 1048 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill on FRIDAY (19 July, 2019) at 2:30pm.

Private Cremation.

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It is with deep sadness to inform … Read More

Entries are now open for our next Mixed Event.

Click here for further details.

Leader Board

Well done Chris on your Hole-in-One.

 

There will be 2 competition formats offered on this day.  

Qualifying Round for the 2019 Foursomes Championship (36 hole Gross).  Play in groups of 6.  Player can enter this event by registering on the Entry Sheet on the Men’s Forum … Read More

Congratulations and good luck to Juergen & Jake for your contest.

Yering Meadows Cup – Draw & Results

 

 

 

We regret to advise Members that our Director of Golf, Mr David Joyce has resigned due to personal reasons.  Mr Jiang has reluctantly accepted David’s resignation to take effect immediately.  Members can be fully assured that it will be business-as-usual … Read More

Congratulations to Chris Chittenden (4)  & Eileen Quelch (19) on winning this event returning a score of 78 (gross)

Stuart Robertson (7) & Danielle Bleazby (24) won the nett event with a score of 68.37.

 

Please note that mixed pairings are invited to compete in this competition.

 

Menu Available here: Members Dinner Menu

 

To Secure your reservation, please contact the club on 9738 9000.

Congratulations to our Division 4 Friday Women’s Pennant team today winning the Final 5/2 against Box Hill at Victoria Golf Club.

The team managed the windy showery conditions brilliantly. They move up to Division 3 next year. Go Yering !

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A guest day has been declared.  Members are invited to introduce 1 guest on the day.  Guest must have a valid GA handicap and must pay the Competition fee ($10) for the event.

Please read the following notice for full … Read More

The Friday Ladies Pennant team won 5/2 at Medway today and made the finals against BoxHill at Victoria in 2 weeks time.

Go Yering !!

Top 8 Qualifiers from The Norris Memorial 36 hole (nett) event now contest the Harvey Kelly Knockout Board Event.

Harvey Kelly Knockout Draw is now available.

Round 1 : Saturday 6th April

Semi Final : Saturday 27th … Read More

A funeral service will be held @ 2.30 pm on Thursday 11th April.  LePine’s Camberwell , 981 Burke Road (cnr Victoria Road).

22nd September 1927 – 31st March 2019

It is with deep sadness to inform Club Members of the passing of … Read More

A wrap up of the team success in the Consolation Final.

YARRA COURSES SENIOR PENNANT – FINAL MATCH REPORT

Due to coring works the Monthly Medals for April will now be played on the following dates.

Wednesday 17th April

Saturday 27th April

Sunday 28th April

Presented for your information.

YMMA Inc. Financial Statement for Jan-March 2019

Dear Members,

With the closure of McIntyre Lane, please be advised to continue driving on Victoria Rd past the detour and you will come to a traffic controller, please advise them that you are playing golf at Yering Meadows and … Read More

Yering Meadows hosted two rounds of Golf Victoria Pennant across the weekend with Division 4 Friday Ladies pennant followed by Men’s Division 6 pennant on Sunday.

Our course was presented beautifully and received great compliments. Thank you to management, staff … Read More

This is a great opportunity to get behind our team and cheer them on.  The competition consists of 7 individual match play contests with the 1st match commencing at 11:15 off the 1st tee.

Mention it to others that may … Read More

Congratulations to our Lady Champions:

Club Grade : Jodi Kennedy-Borg

Silver Grade : Therese Vawser

Bronze Grade : Sue Thompson

Final Results

Concurrent Results

 

 

Congratulations to our respective winners across all grades of our Club Championships.

Club Champion: Darren Makin (298) (pictured above)

Junior Champion: Ryan Peter-Budge (220)  (pictured above)

 

A Grade Champion: Geoff Williams (332)

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Please note that the time sheet for Saturday has been locked to allow for the transition on players across on to the alternate course rotation.  We appreciate your patience.

Entries are now open for Yering Meadows Cup (Saturday Board Event).  Minimum of 32 Players needed.

Please place entry forms in the “Events Entry Folder” located in the Golf Shop.

Click here for a copy of the … Read More

Please note :  Due to the Australia Day Public holiday on 28/1 the time sheet for Club Championships (commencing 2nd Feb 2019) will be made available from 2pm on Monday 21st January.  All courses will have access to blue/white/red tee … Read More

Draws for both these events are now available online & will also be displayed on the Men’s Forum notice board.

 2019 Veterans Knockout Draw

 2019 Ringwood / Lilydale Knockout Draw

Due to a reduced number of entries there has been a number on byes allocated randomly for Round 1.

Click here to view the draw

To date there has been insufficient entries for these 2 events to proceed. Registration will now remain open to Sunday 13th January 2019 to determine the viability of each of these events. Round 1 of the Ringwood/Lilydale event will be … Read More

Please refer to changes within both the Local Rules & Temporary Local Rules which will be effective from 4th January 2019. 

Key changes: 

Local Rule #1. Clarification of OoB in relation to the driveway here at Yering, especially with respect … Read More

There is valuable information to be found on the Golf Australia website including video clip demonstrations of key changes to the rules that will come into effect from 1st January 2019.

Click here for a … Read More

Saturday, 15th December Gentsomes                             Names   Score Prize Nursery         First Place R.Adderly, S.Parsons, W.Turner, M.Wood   103pts $20 each Second Place T.Legg, … Read More

Members please note that due to the rain over the past couple of days, Bunkers will be GUR until further notice.

Groundstaff and Management appreciate your patience

Regards,

Pro Shop

Dear Members,

As we all know the longest day of golf is coming up again and a few of our members & staff members have decided to take up the challenge and raise as much money as possible for the … Read More

Results and Wrap Up for this fantastic day.

 

ALL members please be advised that due to International Day next Saturday 8th of December, Morning competition golf will be a 7.30am Shotgun Start.

Regards,

Pro Shop

Results for the Heather Johnson & President’s Mixed Events

Format

Individual Stableford. Teams Score calculated by Averaging out all members scores, Team with the best average Wins. 1 Player From each team plays in each group.

 

Formalities of International Day

All Day BBQ Available From 8am. Registration From … Read More

Members please note, Bunkers are now back IN PLAY.

Regards,

Pro Shop

Attention all members, Bunkers will be GUR until further notice with the rain forecast for the next week, We appreciate your patience until our Grounds staff are able to get them fixed.

Regards,

Pro Shop

Due to a Corporate event Sunday Morning, prior to 10am there will only be a 9 hole members competition available, after 10am normal members competition will resume. Yering Meadows Management recognizes the inconvenience of this and thus both these events … Read More

The English team is eager to report that they have had a resounding win over the Scots defeating them 7 matches to 4 on a lovely sunny Aussie summer day.  I’m sure the event was contested in a friendly and … Read More

The scoreboard image tells the agonising story of the count back demon.  Unfortunately there was only 1 ticket-to-ride for a world trip to compete in Ireland next year.  Congratulations Herbie on a great result from all of us at Yering … Read More

Expression of interest is sought from Members wishing to compete in the 2019 YCSP.  Please see the attached notice for more information.

YCSP 2019 Expression of Interest Notice

 

 

 

 

With the change in season there have been reports of snakes on the course including closely mown areas. Please take care especially in areas of longer grass..

(Image : Hole No 23 – Par 5 Fairway … Read More

Congratulation to Colin Brooks (GA 8.9) and Andrew Maclean (GA 16.0) on winning the 2018 George Thompson Memorial Trophy (Golden Oldies).

They returned a 4BBB par total of +13 for the day playing off the white tees

Thanks … Read More

Final Listing of Players & Tee Times :

Hole Group Player 1 Player 2   Player 3 Player 4 1st 11:55 Hans Milo Col Morgans   Ivan McKinney Len Scicluna 1st 12:02 Terry Holland Ray Quon   Noel Ferarri Robert … Read More

Please note : Temporary Local Rule #8 (Preferred Lies) will be removed effective from Saturday 13th October 2018.

Congratulations Jye.

Helps the putting stats !

Entries are now open for this event.  Open to 7 day Lady Members.

Please see the attached flyer for full details.

2018 Yering Meadows Ladies Classic

Staff member Leigh Connell has found the answer.

Playing a solo 9 holes under twilight skies last night, Leigh has popped a 4 hybrid from the back tee at the 16th to hole out in 1.

Congratulations “Lethal”

I’m sure … Read More

Congratulations to Shannon Penrose (GA 9.1) & Chris Toro (GA 17.9) in defeating John Martin (GA 17.1) Robert Power (GA 17.6) in the Final played on Saturday 22nd September 2018.

A great final decided on the 18th with Penrose & Toro with a 1up result.

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The following Major Board events are now open for entries.

Sunday 18th November : 2018 President’s Mixed 4Ball Aggregate Stableford.-  Entry Form

** Please note ; Medal & Major (Board/Trophy) eligibility policy applies to both … Read More

Golf Australia is running a promotion known as “Play 9” and Yering Meadows has signed up to participate.

We will be running our local club qualifying event on Sunday 16th September.

Competition will be an 18 hole stableford event run … Read More

Get involved in one on the highlights of the Golfing Calendar.

View the Footy Day Flyer

Register now via this Entry Form

 

 

 

Congratulations to Chris Chittenden (GA 4.9) in defending his 2017 Yering Meadows Cup crown with a come back win over Matt Petracca (GA 3.9) on Saturday. 

With Chittenden standing 3 down after 10 holes he chipped away at Petracca with the … Read More

YMMA : AGM Thursday 13th September @ 6.45pm in the Clubhouse September Medal Results & Board Event Results Founders Fourball Knockout Draw July edition of Terrace News  

We are encouraging YMMA eligible voting Members to complete a proxy form if they will be unable to attend the AGM in person.

Please read the following documents:

Thank you for your ongoing support.

AGM Proxy … Read More

Congratulations to Wayne (H/C 25)  & Michael (H/C 14) on winning this event with a great two round aggregate score of +19 (+10/+9)..  As leading qualifiers you receive the 2018 Peter Millard Memorial Trophy.  Peter Millard was a long standing … Read More

Notice is given that the 1st Annual General Meeting of Yering Meadows Members Association Inc. will be held on Thursday 13th September 2018 at 6.45 pm at the clubhouse at 178-180 Victoria Road, Yering.

The following documents are available for … Read More

The latest Golf Australia newsletter explains changes to how you will be able to access player handicap history.

From Tuesday 4 September all golfers and officials will need to log-in to view handicaps and handicap histories on  Read More

MEMBERS PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THE RAIN OVER THE PAST COUPLE OF DAYS, MANAGEMENT HAVE MADE THE DECISION TO NOT ALLOW CARTS OR RIDE-ON’S ON THE COURSE TOMORROW WEDNESDAY THE 22ND OF AUGUST 2018.

THANK-YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.

KIND … Read More

Due to inclement weather conditions the 1st Round of this event was postponed to Saturday 18th August.

As such round 2 will now be held on Saturday 25th August 2018.  

 

Presentation Night will be held on Friday 12th October.

 

Highlights of the night include –

 

Free meal and drinks for all Players Top-class Comedian Medal Presentation to Premiership team The popular LIVE Votecount (Brownlow-style) of Player of the … Read More

The Yering Meadows Golf League qualifying season is completed and we congratulate the 4 teams remaining to fight out their Dream to Win the 2018 Premiership Cup. After discussing with the Team Captains and in conjunction with Dave Joyce and the Association,  it has been agreed … Read More

At the close of the nominations period ( 5pm Sunday 12th August 2018 ) the following eligible nominations have been received.

Position Nominee/s President Derek Bailey Captain Ross Graham Secretary Barry Macklin Treasurer Kevin Mark General Committee (2 year term) … Read More

Please click here to view the Mixed Irish Sixes flyer.  Entries close Tuesday 14th August.

Congratulations to Reg McLaren defeating Jim McFadden 3/2  today in the final match of the Veterans Knockout. Thank you to all the players who have participated in this event.

 

 

The Final will be contested between: Matt Petracca & Chris Chittenden.

Well done on reaching the final gentlemen and best wishes for the day.

Yering Meadows Cup Progressive Results (click here)

 

 

The Committee wish to confirm to the Members that the Special General Meeting took place as scheduled at 5.45 on Wednesday 18th July and the resolution to amend the voting section of the rules was passed as follows:-

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Golf Victoria has just released an “Information Memorandum” in relation to this new model.  It is attached for the information of Members.

 

Information Memorandum

YMMA will be represented at a formal meeting of Golf Victoria … Read More

The Ladies Dos Douglas Foursomes championship was hotly contested by Kerry Jennings, Elva Maroney, Jackie Mackay and Carol Brooks with Kerry and Elva being victorious. The win was celebrated with a lovely 2 course lunch in the Bistro and the … Read More

Congratulations to Chris Chittenden & Ian Donaldson on returning a great Round 2 score of 80 strokes in cold, showery & blustery conditions for a two round aggregate total of 159.

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Click here to view the Mixed 4BBB Stableford flyer.

Full details are now available under the Members Association Page.

A Special General Meeting of YMMA Inc. has been called to vote on amendments to our Association Rules.

The following documents are included for the purpose of this Meeting.  Please click on each item to view the associated document.

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Congratulations to the top four pairs who will now compete in Matchplay over the next two Tuesdays to decide the winner.

Position Player 1 Elva MARONEY and Kerry JENNINGS 2 Pamela SPENCER and Barbara MORGAN 3 Jackie MACKAY and Carol … Read More

Members are advised that there may be a delay in prize payments being credited to your house account.  The software suite used across the facility is undergoing an upgrade and is in the transition phase from old to new.  We … Read More

The Ladies AGM was held Tuesday 12th June and the following  members were elected on Committee..  

President – Dawn Rowe

Captain – Kerry Jennings

Vice Captain  –  Elva Maroney

Secretary –  Jacqui Manche

General Committee –  Betty Groza and Deryn … Read More

Monthly Medal winner for June was Elva Maroney (HCP 15) with a score of 78. Well done Elva!

Monthly Medal for May was won by Heather Barker. Well done Heather!

It is with deep sadness to inform Club Members of the passing of Alby Drewett. respected Life Member with 63 continuous years of membership

We extend our most sincere condolences to the Drewett family at this time.

 

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The Ladies President/Captains Day was won by a delighted Captain’s team with a tight win of 657 points to defeat the President’s team by 5 points.

Our May winner was Andrea Wilson (HCP 37) with a score of 37 points and played on Saturday. Congratulations Andrea.

Round 7 Match Report

Congratulations to Heather Barker and Mary-Lou Mair who have been drawn out to win a 2019 Yering Meadows Golf Club membership.

Heather has won a 5-Day 2019 Yering Meadows Golf Club Membership.

Mary-Lou has won a 7-Day 2019 Yering Meadows … Read More

Friday Ladies Pennant

Round 6

Yering Meadows v’s Woodlands at Eastern

 

Jodi Kennedy-Borg Heather DenElzen Wendy Veale Elva Maroney Pamela Spencer Kerry Jennings Jackie Mackay

 

After two wins in a row the Ladies were hoping for a hat … Read More

Please take note of the information provided on the following events.  Click on each of the items to view additional details for this event

Ladies:

 

Men’s:

Entries are now open for Yering Meadows Cup (Saturday Board Event).  Minumum 32 Players … Read More

Please note :

Temporary Local Rules have been updated with TLR #7.

Animal Damage in Bunkers : If the ball comes to rest in an animal foot print or digging in a bunker, relief may be taken without penalty under Rule 25-1b(ii)

This … Read More

 

Mixed Canadian Foursomes : Results

This is the Official Fixture and supersedes that published in the 2018 Hand Book.

The April Sunday Medal was won by Carol Brooks (HCP 20) with an impressive score of 38 stableford.

The April Ladies Medal was won by Carmel Frazer (HCP 28) with nett score of 74. Carmel also won the March medal in a playoff. she was presented with both medals on Tuesday. A great achievement. 

Please click here to view the entry form for the Mixed Canadian Foursomes – Sunday 15th April.

The coring and sanding process will begin on the nursery and valley courses on the 23rd of April 2018, Please keep an eye on the website for further updates.

Regards,

Pro Shop

Homestead course will be closed all week due to Coring and Sanding.

Regards, 

Pro Shop

Best wishes Alby from both present and past Members of the Croydon Golf Club and the Yering Meadows Golf Club.

Alby will shorty clock up 63 years of membership having joined the Croydon Golf Club in May 1955.  … Read More