Jump to content


 

Photo

The Home Of Pure Goldy


  • Please log in to reply
18046 replies to this topic

#17956 OldBogey

OldBogey

    Defining and analysing humour is a pastime of humourless people

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24670 posts
  • LocationRegional Victoria

Posted 07 December 2018 - 06:45 PM

Its on an hour or so to Sorrento. Catch the Ferry to Queenscliff. Short drive to Barwon Heads.


How often does that solitary ferry go? Every two hours?
Probably quicker to drive around. Or at least it would be if we had a decent ring road.
Golflink
Olinda Golf Club
Warragul Country Club
People say that nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
West Gippsland Veterans Champion 2017 & 2018
Olinda Golf Club B Grade champion 2018

#17957 Francie

Francie

    Inaugural Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 36639 posts
  • LocationMelbourne

Posted 07 December 2018 - 06:56 PM

Its on an hour or so to Sorrento. Catch the Ferry to Queenscliff. Short drive to Barwon Heads.


Or so..
.
Takes me 45 minutes to get to Gardiners Run on a Sunday morning from Berwick!!!

Inaugural winner "Castlemaine" Vic ISG golf day 2009
Inaugural Victorian OOM Putting Champion - Long Island 2011
Inaugural ISG National Golf Champion - Queensland September 2012

Inaugural winner Casey Rotary Golf Day 2012 - Part of the 'Dream Team'
Hole In One - 7th Hole Portsea GC - 9/10/2012
Long drive "champion" - Stinks 3 club challenge - 22/9/2013

Shipwreck Coast Classic - B Grade Men Winner (Warrnambool) - 9/11/2013

Inaugural holder - ISG TBPNTHWAOOM trophy - 2015

Eagle - Par 4 - 18th at St. Andrews Beach - 1/9/2015​

Eagle - Par 4 - 3rd at Long Reef GC (NSW) - 18/9/2018
Holder - Brass yacht trophy - 2015

Player of the Year (VPGC) - 2015

Winner - ISG Tombstone event - Lang Lang - 4/9/2016

Half of 4BBB Champion team with Commish - 2016 National Event

Half of winning finalist - Doubles Match-play team (VPGC) - 2016

​Team member - Winners of Australian ...... Matchplay Championship - 18/11/2016

Veterans Champion (VPGC) - 2016 

​Best stroke score OTS - 77 - Gardiners Run GC - 11/11/2018

Captains Trophy winner (VPGC) - 2018

 

"If a foursome is pressing you, wave them through - and then speed up." - Deane Beman

 

http://www.golflink....k_No=3013311351

 

Lowest ever handicap - 7.5

 


#17958 Commish

Commish

    No Rhyme Nor Reason

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 14432 posts
  • LocationSydney

Posted 07 December 2018 - 10:02 PM

Totally opposite side of Melbourne to the
Nats venues though, would be a good 2 hour drive.

 

Will probably do it on the way home when time is of no consequence.  Plus we may well be on that side of the Peninsula for the last couple of games anyway.

 

A round with me is worth it.

 

Perhaps not.

 

But let's go with it anyway.

 

So verrrry true.

 

Good for pinot. If you like a bit more flavour, stop in northern Vic for shiraz or cab-sav.

 

I don't mind a good Pinot but prefer the NZ models.  I'll get the Moulded ones view on whether there is anything worthwhile.  I do Rutherglen on the way down.

 

 

As Zoo will not be accompanying me next year the dear wife has volunteered to occupy the empty seat.  Soooo outside of the five days for the Nats which she is cool with, some things may have to be negotiated.  Hence why Yering will be the preferred option on the way home.  Hopefully there is something nearby that can keep her entertained.  A large shopping centre would be ideal... :(


  • CaNadiAn MiCk, Francie and Itchy4Scratch like this

The key to success is to learn to do something right, then do it right every time. Oh I wish.....
Three time winner of the treasured WBT.
2012 ISG National Champs 2nd Round winner @ Robina Woods
2013 ISG National Champs 1st Round winner @ 'The Dunes'
2014 ISG National Champs - Top 10 finish - Played like a girl - MUNT GOLFER
2015 ISG National Champs - Deservedly crowned the National N.A.G.A.
2016 ISG National Champs 4BBB champion with Francie
2017 ISG National Champs - I was there and the only thing that saved me was more BEER.
2018 ISG National Champs Top 10 Finish & 4BBB Champion with Weetie.  

Hole in One - Rosnay GC, 157 metre Par 3 - 27th February 2015

 

#teamgrank devotee
 

http://www.golflink....k_no=2030804409


#17959 OldBogey

OldBogey

    Defining and analysing humour is a pastime of humourless people

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24670 posts
  • LocationRegional Victoria

Posted 08 December 2018 - 09:52 AM

 A large shopping centre would be ideal... :(

 

Eastland (Ringwood) would be the nearest that might comply with "large".


Golflink
Olinda Golf Club
Warragul Country Club
People say that nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
West Gippsland Veterans Champion 2017 & 2018
Olinda Golf Club B Grade champion 2018

#17960 WasabiPea_Shooter

WasabiPea_Shooter

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 4349 posts

Posted 12 December 2018 - 08:44 PM

We'll sort it out Commish.
 
Yarra Valley region.

Recommend he charter. A plane to lilydale airport and then he could walk there

#17961 Goldy

Goldy

    Ed Rayner's love child

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 39319 posts
  • Location20m closer than you expected

Posted 13 December 2018 - 06:33 AM

Recommend he charter. A plane to lilydale airport and then he could walk there

 

He could jump the perimeter fence and be on the 13th green.

 

There was an airshow a couple of weeks ago...we were on the 13th, and it was bloody frightening.


  • WasabiPea_Shooter likes this

Winner Moonah Legends 2013 ISG Nationals | Winner The National 2013 ISG Nationals | Winner 4BBB 2013 ISG Nationals
Winner Stink's 3 Club Challenge 2015 | Winner C grade OOM The Sands 2016

Hole-in-one Growling Frog 14/1/17 5th hole 137m TM RBZ 5 hybrid, Srixon AD333 ball | Growling Frog GC Matchplay Champion 2017

Winner B grade OOM Curlewis 2018

Other, less impressive stuff...(I know...it's marginal...)
R/Up ISG Nationals 2013 | C Grade LD Growling Frog 8/2/14, 11th hole, TM R1, HOF Patriot shaft, testicles of steel | NTP 2nd hole Kooindah Waters 2014 ISG Nationals

3 Birdies in one round The Glades 2015 ISG Nationals | R/Up 4BBB 2015 ISG Nationals | NTP 16th hole Growling Frog OOM 2017 

C Grade LD Growling Frog 26/12/17, 15th hole, Callaway BB Alpha, HOF Patriot shaft, same old testicles of steel
C Grade LD Growling Frog 11/8/18, blah blah blah,,,,this is getting to be almost monotonous..... 

C Grade LD Growling Frog 1/9/18,...maybe these are now so commonplace I should just stop listing them

NTP Yering Meadows 25th hole 1/12/18...and again 30/12/18

Never contended for the trophy named for me

 

Low Handicap point 12.7 9/4/16

Finally...and most importantly...
Smoldy....when only the best will do.


#17962 Fill the Dill

Fill the Dill

    Mong

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 20739 posts
  • Location#teamgrank

Posted 13 December 2018 - 12:23 PM

He could jump the perimeter fence and be on the 13th green.
 
There was an airshow a couple of weeks ago...we were on the 13th, and it was bloody frightening.


Hope it’s a low fence.

#17963 OldBogey

OldBogey

    Defining and analysing humour is a pastime of humourless people

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24670 posts
  • LocationRegional Victoria

Posted 13 December 2018 - 12:36 PM

Hope it’s a low fence.


They're usually just high enough to trip a plane up by the wheels so it nose dives.
Golflink
Olinda Golf Club
Warragul Country Club
People say that nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
West Gippsland Veterans Champion 2017 & 2018
Olinda Golf Club B Grade champion 2018

#17964 Fill the Dill

Fill the Dill

    Mong

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 20739 posts
  • Location#teamgrank

Posted 13 December 2018 - 12:37 PM

They're usually just high enough to trip a plane up by the wheels so it nose dives.


Please don’t talk to me.
  • pegasus2357, jrg1166, Francie and 2 others like this

#17965 Commish

Commish

    No Rhyme Nor Reason

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 14432 posts
  • LocationSydney

Posted 13 December 2018 - 01:28 PM

Hope it’s a low fence.

 

With a very easily opened gate..


  • The B T likes this

The key to success is to learn to do something right, then do it right every time. Oh I wish.....
Three time winner of the treasured WBT.
2012 ISG National Champs 2nd Round winner @ Robina Woods
2013 ISG National Champs 1st Round winner @ 'The Dunes'
2014 ISG National Champs - Top 10 finish - Played like a girl - MUNT GOLFER
2015 ISG National Champs - Deservedly crowned the National N.A.G.A.
2016 ISG National Champs 4BBB champion with Francie
2017 ISG National Champs - I was there and the only thing that saved me was more BEER.
2018 ISG National Champs Top 10 Finish & 4BBB Champion with Weetie.  

Hole in One - Rosnay GC, 157 metre Par 3 - 27th February 2015

 

#teamgrank devotee
 

http://www.golflink....k_no=2030804409


#17966 WasabiPea_Shooter

WasabiPea_Shooter

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 4349 posts

Posted 13 December 2018 - 07:58 PM

He could jump the perimeter fence and be on the 13th green.
 
There was an airshow a couple of weeks ago...we were on the 13th, and it was bloody frightening.

That’s acrually a bloody good show , a lot of stunt planes ,one of my customers Pilots one , I wasn’t aware it was on

#17967 Goldy

Goldy

    Ed Rayner's love child

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 39319 posts
  • Location20m closer than you expected

Posted 23 December 2018 - 04:11 PM

Been a while...the new course tearing me a new one at times, and the handicap starting to blow out as a result.

 

That's ok...clearly I need the extra shots.

 

Played the Gentsomes at Yering last week...we all tee off, take the best tee shot like ambrose, but play out the hole with your own ball and take the 2 best stableford scores for the team score. We won with 103 points.

 

Played Heidelberg today...off 18, the highest I've been off there in my memory...and was just going for a while...most of the round really...had 14 on the front with a wipe (the 3rd), and had scored 4 points on the first 3 holes of the back 9.

 

Then a miracle occurred.

 

After not having a par to that point, put my tee shot on the par 3 13th to about 15 feet pin high, and dropped the putt for a 2/4.

Bogeyed the downhill par 5 14th after putting the second shot off the fairway right near the electricity towers and had to punch out with an 8 iron, PW to pin high, 2 putt bogey, 6/2.

Put the tee shot into the left edge of the treeline on the downhill 15th, punched a 6i low to the edge of the green, 2 putt par 4/3.

Left the tee shot on the par 4 16th a little short, played a curling drawing 3W up the hill and onto the green, 2 putt par, 4/3.

Par 3 17th, put a 5h to 4 feet, dropped the putt, birdie 2/4.

Dragged the tee shot into the treeline left on 18, punched out to around 60m, wedge to 4 feet, dropped the putt for par, 4/3.

 

18 points on the first 12 holes. 19 with 2 birdies and 3 pars on the last 6, 1 under par in that stretch.

 

Attached File  last6.png   21.44KB   0 downloads

 

How good is golf?


  • Commish, jrg1166, RobNewy and 5 others like this

Winner Moonah Legends 2013 ISG Nationals | Winner The National 2013 ISG Nationals | Winner 4BBB 2013 ISG Nationals
Winner Stink's 3 Club Challenge 2015 | Winner C grade OOM The Sands 2016

Hole-in-one Growling Frog 14/1/17 5th hole 137m TM RBZ 5 hybrid, Srixon AD333 ball | Growling Frog GC Matchplay Champion 2017

Winner B grade OOM Curlewis 2018

Other, less impressive stuff...(I know...it's marginal...)
R/Up ISG Nationals 2013 | C Grade LD Growling Frog 8/2/14, 11th hole, TM R1, HOF Patriot shaft, testicles of steel | NTP 2nd hole Kooindah Waters 2014 ISG Nationals

3 Birdies in one round The Glades 2015 ISG Nationals | R/Up 4BBB 2015 ISG Nationals | NTP 16th hole Growling Frog OOM 2017 

C Grade LD Growling Frog 26/12/17, 15th hole, Callaway BB Alpha, HOF Patriot shaft, same old testicles of steel
C Grade LD Growling Frog 11/8/18, blah blah blah,,,,this is getting to be almost monotonous..... 

C Grade LD Growling Frog 1/9/18,...maybe these are now so commonplace I should just stop listing them

NTP Yering Meadows 25th hole 1/12/18...and again 30/12/18

Never contended for the trophy named for me

 

Low Handicap point 12.7 9/4/16

Finally...and most importantly...
Smoldy....when only the best will do.


#17968 Fill the Dill

Fill the Dill

    Mong

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 20739 posts
  • Location#teamgrank

Posted 23 December 2018 - 04:12 PM

Good golfing again today atCarson.
And good golfing again for you atGoldy.
  • BumpunRun, Goldy and koiom K. Asterisk* like this

#17969 Fill the Dill

Fill the Dill

    Mong

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 20739 posts
  • Location#teamgrank

Posted 23 December 2018 - 04:14 PM

FYI

I didn’t read any of it, you’re welcome.
  • Goldy and koiom K. Asterisk* like this

#17970 Fill the Dill

Fill the Dill

    Mong

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 20739 posts
  • Location#teamgrank

Posted 23 December 2018 - 04:18 PM

I do that all the time when, Weeti writes up his novel after each round.

I click like and then he thinks I read it and care.

What a dumb karnt.
  • Commish, Weetbix, RobNewy and 6 others like this




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users