Thursday, August 24, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Veterans Golf Report

What a cracking day out there today with 73 Veteran Golfers taking part in the Whitsunday Group competition hosted by Proserpine Golf Course.  

The Ladies’ winner today was Elspeth Scotford on a countback from Mandy Patterson, each with a very commendable 31 points.

Jacqui Wall, Heather Luvis, and Helen Deighton took the next 3 places with 30 points each with Julie Williams next with 29 points on a countback from Robyn Whitham.

The winner in the men’s competition was Geoff Harrison with 35 points, a clear winner from the runner-up, Louis Neethling on 34 points on a countback from Gary Scotford, Vic Feldman and Frank Broucek and Perry David.

Next on 33 points were Steve Mitchell and Barry Shuwalow followed by Neil Cawthorne, Larry Muller and John Roser on 32 points.

Good scoring fellas.  

Next Tue 8/8 is Day 2 of Wintersun at PGC and 15/8 is Wintersun in Mackay. Good luck to everyone playing in the carnival, let's hope for fine weather.

Contributed with thanks to Paula McQuat.

Geoff Harrison, Elspeth Scotford, Mandy Patterson, and Louis Neethling. Photo supplied

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