Weather kind for Wallaloo annual tournament

Wallaloo Golf Club
Wallaloo Golf Club

Despite numbers being down on previous years, the Wallaloo Golf Club annual tournament ran successfully across the weekend.

56 players turned out on Friday for the stableford event, with numbers dropping to 18 on Saturday and 30 on Sunday. 

Wallaloo golf captain Rod Reading said it was a nice weekend despite the lower turnout.

“The course was in great condition and the weather was kind to us,” he said.

“Everyone enjoyed themselves even though we were a bit down on numbers.”

Anthony Croft and Sam Reading won the men’s four ball best ball stableford on Friday, scoring 44 points to win by one point. 

Megan Ashton and Kerrie Duxson won the ladies competition, also by one point. 

Mal Cameron won the men’s division one scratch event, shooting 79.

Kaye Ellen won the ladies side with a scratch score of 95. 

Sam Reading and Megan Ashton won the mixed pinehurst on Sunday, scoring 80 after a playoff decided the winner. 


Friday, July 7 – 4bbb stableford 


Div 1: Winners A.Croft and S.Reading 44 points. Runners up on c/back R.Perris and R.Exell 43 points.

Best nine: D.Lang and R.Reading 24 points   

Div 2: Winners N.Hudson and L.Niewand 46 points. Runners up on c/back M.Funcke and W.Funcke 43 points.

Best nine: W.Rousell and B.Gready 24 points


Winners M.Ashton K.Duxson 39 points. Runners up K.Ellen M.Mitchell 38 points.

Best nine: P.Loeliger J.Schmidt 19 points.

Saturday, July 8 – stroke


Div 1: Scratch Winner M.Cameron 79.

Handicap Winner T.Taggart 83-11-72.

Best nine: R.Reading 35.

Div 2: Scratch Winner P.Bartholomew 88.

Handicap Winner C.Pascall 93-20-73.

Best nine J.Guest 36                             


Scratch Winner K.Ellen 95.

Handicap Winner A.Robson 104-27-77.

Best nine E.Cameron 38.

Sunday, July 9 – mixed pinehurst

Scratch Winners after playoff S.Reading M.Ashton 80.

Handicap Winners. L.Thomas S.Howard 84-20-64.

Best nine out C.Pascall A.Robson 32.25.

Best nine in B.Hendy R.Werbeloff 33.25.

Men's pinehurst. Scratch Winners. A.Duxson D.Lang 83.

Handicap Winners S.Lang G.Cameron 85-15-70.

Men's nearest to pin on 5th hole over the tournament M.Cameron. 2.3 metres.     

Ladies nearest to pin on 5th hole over the tournament  K.Ellen 2.65 metres.