May, 2020 Monthly archive

Members please note the new phone numbers for the Long Island are as follows:

Administration – 9707 9900

Golf Operations – 9707 9907

 

 

Head Teaching Professional Tim Stone together with Teaching Professional Andrew Kloprogge, share advice on how to improve chipping around the green. Tim shares some practical tips to improve your consistency around the greens to ultimately improve your score. 

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Congratulations to Tom Flower, who had a Hole in One on the 5th Hole of the Moonah Course Today, 26/05/20. This was Tom’s fourth career Hole In One.

 

Formerly the ‘Ocean Course’, acclaimed course architect Tom Doak recently overhauled Gunnamatta to evoke some the finest links of the UK. This 2 minute video captures Gunnamatta at its finest. We trust you enjoyed the short videos highlighting what is… Read More…

Congratulations to Geoff Hall, who had a Hole in One on the 5th Hole of the Moonah Course 24/05/20.

 

 

Today we visit Gordon Oliver’s design work at the gateway to the Mornington Peninsula on the fringes of the revered Melbourne Sandbelt. Long Island is as a more traditional-styled parkland course as captured in this 2 minute video. To end… Read More…

Robert Trent Jones Jnr design work to create the beautiful Old Course is captured in this 2 minute video highlighting the dramatic terrain coupled with spectacular views over the Mornington Peninsula and Bass Strait. Tomorrow we visit our Frankston course… Read More…

In a series of videos of all four courses at The National, the glorious Greg Norman designed Moonah course is captured in this 2 minute presentation. Log in tomorrow to view the Old course video.

 

It has now been just over a week since the easing of various government activity restrictions which has allowed members to return to the courses. It has been fantastic to have the vibrancy of golfers enjoying our facilities once… Read More…

    

As we move into winter, the grasses on the courses can be easily damaged with recovery being slow. The Club would like to remind all players to ensure carts are not driven close to green surfaces… Read More…

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