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#31 Codboy

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Posted 17 March 2015 - 09:16 PM

How good is the new 2 storey clubhouse Barnsey?
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Posted 17 March 2015 - 09:23 PM

I didn't realise people actually played at how long. I thought they just used then for membership.
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Posted 02 July 2015 - 02:34 PM

I'm on a Murray Golf trip visiting Howlong this October. I have never visited the place, a mate of mine on the trip has not been to Howlong since they had sandscrapes there.

 

I've read a few threads here comments about people being members but never playing the course. Can anyone enlighten me on the joke here? I'd be interested to know!



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Posted 02 July 2015 - 04:33 PM

How good is the new 2 storey clubhouse Barnsey?

Can't believe I missed this. Funded by us "Country" Members no doubt! :P


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Posted 02 July 2015 - 04:37 PM

I'm on a Murray Golf trip visiting Howlong this October. I have never visited the place, a mate of mine on the trip has not been to Howlong since they had sandscrapes there.

 

I've read a few threads here comments about people being members but never playing the course. Can anyone enlighten me on the joke here? I'd be interested to know!

Hi Nick,

 

No joke...with the costs of joining clubs expensive for those of us that play very infrequently, Howlong offer a "Country Membership" for $99.00 per year, with a maintained H'çap, no requirement to play there.

 

A lot of metro clubs have their noses out of place over it.

 

Horses for courses...I don't mind paying a little more to play in a local comp because I use this method.


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2016 ISG National Championships...2nd place Huntingdale Satellite Game
2016 ISG National Championships...Captain of winning NSW Team, SOO
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Posted 02 July 2015 - 04:39 PM

Hi Nick,

 

No joke...with the costs of joining clubs expensive for those of us that play very infrequently, Howlong offer a "Country Membership" for $99.00 per year, with a maintained H'çap, no requirement to play there.

 

A lot of metro clubs have their noses out of place over it.

 

Horses for courses...I don't mind paying a little more to play in a local comp because I use this method....and I'm a rich pwick...

 

You left a bit off...fixed.


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Posted 02 July 2015 - 04:43 PM

You left a bit off...fixed.

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Posted 03 July 2015 - 12:06 AM

Hi Nick,

 

No joke...with the costs of joining clubs expensive for those of us that play very infrequently, Howlong offer a "Country Membership" for $99.00 per year, with a maintained H'çap, no requirement to play there.

 

A lot of metro clubs have their noses out of place over it.

 

Horses for courses...I don't mind paying a little more to play in a local comp because I'm  a tight arse 

 

 

You left a bit off...fixed.

 

Fixed again......


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Posted 03 July 2015 - 12:44 AM

Fixed again......

much more accurate :D


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Posted 03 July 2015 - 10:29 AM

because I'm  a tight arse 

 

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Posted 04 July 2015 - 05:15 AM

Not likely


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Posted 04 July 2015 - 07:08 PM

Is  Howlong really a golf course ?????

Have any members played there?????

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Posted 04 July 2015 - 10:43 PM

Is  Howlong really a golf course ?????

Have any members played there?????

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More importantly.......has JB played there??? 


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Posted 05 July 2015 - 06:35 AM

I can take a photo of it next weekend if anyone needs proof of its existence.

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Posted 06 July 2015 - 02:05 PM

More importantly.......has JB played there??? 

Let's just say I've never been beaten there. :D


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