With the weather predicted to be extremely hot we had a great roll up for this annual event 17 teams nominated from the district, Cabarlah, Chinchilla,City, Clifton, Gatton, Goombungee, Dalby, Cecil Plains, Pittsworth, Oakey, St George, Stanthorpe,Texas , Roma, Toowoomba, Warwick, and D&SW. Cecil Plains Golf Club welcomed the ladies and provided us with great hospitality, the course was in good condition and the lunch and dessert was very much appreciated after a very hot day. Thank you Cecil Plains Golf Club for looking after us once again. We played a Stableford Event with 3 players to a team.
Congratulations to the winners Cecil Plains (100 points ) Runners up Cabarlah( 99 points ) The individual winner was Judy Lester - Warwick (36 points ocb)
The Downs and South-Western District Ladies Golf Association held thir annual Mixed Foursomes Championships at City Golf Club on 13th November 2017 with 94 players in the field. The course was immaculate with some good scores returned. Congratulations must go to the Ground Superintedant & Staff on the course presentation. Our Committee would like to take this opportunity to thank the staff at City Golf Club, Dwn Irwin for the Christmas Cakes, Adam Hungerford for the Christmas Puddings, Aliecia Freeman for the fruit raffles & all our helper who made this event a success. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you all from our Committee.
Foursomes Champions-OPEN 18 Holes Gross Pam White and Roger Johnson 91 Gross (Toowoomba Club)
Foursomes Champions-CLOSED 18 Hole Gross Pam White and Roger Johnson 91 Gross (Toowoomba Club)
Nett Champions 18 Hole Nett Anne Woodroffe and Barry Christensen74 1/4 Nett (City Golf Club)
DIVISION 1 WINNERS
18 Hole Gross Cheryl Francis and Les Richards 93 Gross (City)
18 Hole Gross R/U Narine Frawley and Mark Rogenkamp 94 Gross OCB (Toowoomba)
18 Hole Nett Lynne Harber and Steve Morritt 76 Nett (Clifton/City)
18 Hole Nett R/U Shan Brown and David Hines 77 1/2 Nett (Ipswich)
Best 1st 9 Hole Nett Allison Standing and Rod Turnbull (Ipswich)
Best 2nd 9 Hole Nett Cheryl Nugent and Leith Baldry (City/Ipswich)
The Ladies District Championships held 15th & 16th August at Toowoomba Golf Club 100 plus ladies competed over the two days. Tuesday was a great start to the Championships with some nice scores from all divisions but Wednesday the wind decided to play havoc with us and the conditions weren't as pleasent but having said that the course held up really well and the scores were very close at end of the day. Congratulations to all players for participating as without your support we could not hold these events so Thank you to all the ladies that travelled and supported the District, very much appreciated. Once again thanks to Toowoomba Golf Club for your Support.
HOLE-IN-ONE Congratulations to MAJELLA KAHLER(WARWICK) on the 18th HOLE
Monday 14th August the Downs & South Western District Ladies Golf Assoc. Inc. held the Ladies District Foursomes Championships at Toowoomba Golf Club. The 130 plus ladies enjoyed the day with great weather and beautiful course conditions. We would like to thank the managment and Ladies Committee at Toowoomba Club for all their support and great work for having the course in such great condition. Of course the beautiful morning tea it was delicious.
Ladies travelled from a wide area of the district to compete and I am sure they were not disappointed with the day as it was a good warm up to the two days to follow.
The Overall Gross Winners were Margaret Richards(City) and Sam Hinze(Warwick) with a score of 88 Gross. The Overall Nett Winners were Cathy Merker and Sandra Speers(Chinchilla) 73 1/2 Nett.
Our Federation Cup this year was played at Inglewood we had 17 teams nominated with players from City, Chinchilla,Stanthorpe,Cecil Plains,Texas,Pittsworth,Clifton,Cabarlah,Oakey,and Warwick.The ladies had a most enjoyable day with beautiful weather and lovely food provided by the Inglewood ladies. The course was in perfect condition and a pleasure to play on thank you Inglewood Golf Club. The winners of the Federation Cup with 46 points on a count back was
M. Adcock and M.Young (Warwick) and runners up were M.Richards and G.Murray(City)46 points.