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#16 RobNewy

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Posted 18 October 2017 - 05:19 AM

Looks similar to his Longyard GC venture in NSW late 80's.


Not really.

Apart from they are both golf courses
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Posted 18 October 2017 - 07:11 AM

I wonder how there is still a market for this sort of thing on the high roller basis.  I know that people will drop a lot of dough on a golf membership to the sandbelt or whatever, but to invest in a membership like this which is difficult to use cause it's in the middle of nowhere it really just is to be able to say that you are a member of this exclusive club, which they are not going to use that often cause they don't have the spare golf time that, say, the president of the USA has.


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Posted 18 October 2017 - 07:31 AM

^ Imagine the pristine condition of a course that has almost no players. It would be strange to see fairways without divots, always raked bunkers and unmarked greens. There's only one thing preventing my membership application.


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Posted 18 October 2017 - 08:12 AM

^ Imagine the pristine condition of a course that has almost no players. It would be strange to see fairways without divots, always raked bunkers and unmarked greens. There's only one thing preventing my membership application.

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Posted 18 October 2017 - 05:17 PM

^ Imagine the pristine condition of a course that has almost no players. It would be strange to see fairways without divots, always raked bunkers and unmarked greens. There's only one thing preventing my membership application.

No reason you cant submit an application?


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Posted 19 October 2017 - 07:15 AM

^I suspect they would be able to smell my plebness on the appplication form.


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Posted 19 October 2017 - 02:14 PM

Not really.
Apart from they are both golf courses


Guess I should have looked at more pics instead of just first one which led me to that impression
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Posted 24 October 2017 - 07:43 AM

The prodigy from the club I play at was lucky enough to be one of the 4 players to play at the Cathedral opening. She was paired with a group of choppers named Ponting, Norman and Evans. 

There are some great photos of her and Greg Norman on the website. Would've been an absolute treat. 


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Posted 24 October 2017 - 06:14 PM

Looks similar to Ellerston. I imagine the course traffic will be of a similar frequency, although Ellerston wasn’t built for high rollers; just Jimmy’s mates.
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Posted 21 November 2017 - 08:09 PM

A bit too far to drive and neighbours don't like my chopper landing in the street so that makes it too difficult.

Motor bike ? no probono !






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