Friday 31 July 2020


Weekly Update


Honour Board and Major Event Trophy Presentations

Due to the closure of the Clubhouse, the Club has been unable to host Honour Board and Major Event trophy presentations. Presentations will now be hosted for events held earlier in the year on Saturday 1 August 2020:

  • Ladies Foursomes Match Play
  • Men’s Foursomes Match Play
  • Ladies Handicap Championships
  • Men’s Handicap Championships
  • Billings Cup

Date: Saturday 1 August 2020
Time: 5pm-5:30pm
Location: Lakeview Bar

Social Sunday – Team Multiplication Stableford

The next Social Sunday event is a Team Multiplication Stableford on Sunday 2 August 2020. This will also be round five of the Mixed Winter Challenge.

The final of the Mixed Winter Challenge will be held on Sunday 23 August 2020 and the current finalists are:

Ross Wharton and Sue Burridge
Peter and Airlie Hawley
Gary and Natasha Kotzur
Troy Devine and Andrea Holt
Ian Davis and Libby Vernon
Craig and Judy McDonald
Greg and Biv Gilson
Peter and Janice Wright
Michael and Marcelle Chapman
Tony and Margrit Scallan
John and Debra Scerri

Table d’hôte Dining – Returns from 7 August

The Club is pleased to announce that table d’hôte dining will return to The Jabiru Restaurant from Friday 7 August 2020. An exciting new menu has been developed by our culinary team, click here to view. Due to COVID-19 dining restrictions, places are strictly limited and bookings are essential.

Date: Friday evenings from 7 August 2020
Time: From 6pm
Location: The Jabiru Restaurant
Bookings: Reservations can be made by phoning 07 5699 9000 or through Members online MiClub booking portal.

Ladies’ Foursomes Championships

The 2020 Ladies’ Foursomes Championships will be held on The Pines golf course on Thursday 13 August 2020. Lunch orders will be taken in the golf shop prior to play and there will be a 15-minute break between rounds.

Please note that no walking is permitted in this event.

Date: Thursday 13 August 2020
Time: Rolling tee times with a seeded draw  
Event: 36 holes of foursomes – alternate shot
Bookings: Bookings are via the online tee sheet

Dennis Fox Cup

The Club is proud to announce that the second Dennis Fox Cup will take place on Friday 14 August 2020. This annual challenge will see the Early Birds take on the Breakfast Club in a shotgun start at 12pm.

Prior to tee-off, Members will be served complimentary pies from Villi’s Pies on the driving range. We thank Villi’s Pies for their support and this generous gesture. Post-golf, players will enjoy food platters during the presentations in Lakeview Bar.

Date: Friday 14 August 2020
Time: 12pm shotgun start
Price: $22 includes competition fee and post golf food
Bookings: Bookings are via the online tee sheet


Ladies’ Invitation Day – Casual Dining Unavailable

The first Ladies’ Invitation Day for 2020 will be held on Thursday 6 August 2020. Each Member is allowed to bring a guest for the day with green fees being complimentary. The competition for the day will be best two of four team stableford scores on each hole.

Several local businesses have been supportive of this event in the past. Given the current economic climate, instead of asking these businesses for donations, the Ladies’ Golf Committee is asking you to help out by purchasing a gift voucher to the value of $20 – $50 from one of these businesses and then donating your voucher to be used as raffle prizes on our Invitation Day. Click here to read the full communication with further details.

Date: Thursday 6 August 2020
Time: 8:30am shotgun start
Event: Best two of four team stableford scores on each hole
Cost: $57 per player includes competition fee, pre-golf food, drink on arrival and post-golf food
Bookings: The booking sheet is now open for this day

Junior Golf Clinics

Term three bookings are now open for MyGolf Junior Golf Clinics which will be held at the Club on Sunday mornings. The program will be held on The Palms driving range and delivered by PGA Professional Tom Major.

The clinics will be held at the following times:

  • Level one: Bronze – beginners/learn how to play
    9am – 10am
  • Level two: Silver – intermediate 
    10am – 11am

Term three dates: Sunday 2 August 2020 – Sunday 13 September 2020
Price: $179 per child per term  
Bookings: For further information and to make a booking, click here

Sunday Morning Breakfast at the Club – Complimentary Coffee with Every Meal

Lakeview Bar and Lakeview Terrace is now once again open for breakfast on Sunday mornings for Members and their guests.

On Sunday 2 August, everyone who dines in Lakeview Bar or in Lakeview Terrace for breakfast will receive a complimentary barista made coffee. Click here to view the menu.

Date: Sunday mornings
Time:
8am – 10:30am
Location: 
Lakeview Bar and Lakeview Terrace
Bookings: Bookings are recommended. Phone Lakeview Bar on 07 5699 9000.

Sunday Night Roast – Fully Booked 2 August, Waitlist Available

The weekly Members’ Sunday Night Roast has recommenced on Sunday evenings from 5:30pm. Due to COVID-19 dining restrictions, places are strictly limited, to avoid disappointment please book by phoning 07 5699 9000.

The roast is $30 per person and includes a soup, a selection of traditional roast meats and vegetables and dessert. 

The Weekly Members’ Draw will be drawn at 6:15pm. The Members drawn in the last Members’ Draw were Mrs Joy Connolly and Mrs Libby Vernon. Mrs Connolly and Mrs Vernon were not present, therefore the amount has jackpotted to $1,700 Club Credit with two chances to win.

Members must be present at the time of the draw to claim the prize, if the winner is not present, the Weekly Members’ Draw jackpots by $100 the following week.

Date: Sunday evenings
Time: From 5:30pm
Location: Lakeview Bar
Bookings: To add your name to the waitlist, phone 07 5699 9000

On-Course Menu

A new On-Course menu is now available, to view the menu, click here. Please place your order between 8:30am and 2:30pm by phoning the golf shop on 07 5699 9000. Orders must be placed a minimum of 15 minutes prior to collection. Collection and payment of your order is from The Pines golf shop.

Takeaway Locale Coffee

The Club is serving locally roasted Locale takeaway coffee in line with social distancing guidelines with contactless transactions from the Club’s coffee cart, located at The Pines bag drop. Coffee is available 7am – 11:30am daily.

Prices are as follows: 

  • Small coffee – $4
  • Large coffee – $5

All coffee served includes a biscuit.

Time: 7am – 11:30am daily
Location:
The Pines bag drop

A Message from The President

On Friday 24 July 2020, a Message from the President was distributed to all shareholders. To view the communication, click here.

 

 

 

 

The Pines Golf Course Irrigation Project and Driving Range Closure

The Pines golf course irrigation project has now finished with minor repair of defects on the driving range and the turfing of the main line on holes 9, 10, 19, 20 and 21 left to complete the project in full. On Monday 27 July, works on the driving range were also completed. Trimming and tidy up of this area will be finalised in coming days.

The Pines driving range will be closed at the below times for the next four weeks to complete works on the recent upgrades:

Mondays – between 10.30am and 12.30pm

Thursdays – between 10.30am and 12.30pm

Please note The Palms driving range will be available for Members during these times.

Update to the Ladies’ Golf Calendar

The Ladies 4BBB Stroke Match Play Championships, which was scheduled for play in March 2020, has been rescheduled to the following dates:

  • Qualifying – Thursday 20 August 2020
  • Quarter-finals – Monday 24 August 2020
  • Semi-finals – Monday 31 August 2020
  • Final – Thursday 3 September 2020

Dine in Luxury at the InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort

The Fireplace Restaurant and Verandah Restaurant & Bar
Sanctuary Cove Golf and Country Club Members will enjoy 25% off dining at The Fireplace Restaurant and Verandah Restaurant & Bar when dining on or before 20 December 2020.

This offer is valid for bookings Sunday to Thursday for a maximum of four people.

High Coffee
Immerse in Queensland’s first High Coffee experience at InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort where Sanctuary Cove Golf and Country Club Members can enjoy four guests for the price of three.  

High Coffee includes three tiers of sweets and savouries inspired and infused with rich Vittoria Single Origin Blend coffee. Begin with your signature coffee order before making your way through tiers of gourmet sandwiches, warm savouries, scones and infused sweets. To view further details, click here.

This offer is valid until 20 December 2020.

To make a booking, phone 07 5530 1234.

Food and beverage conditions:
Not valid on public holidays or events. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or discount. Bookings in Resort venues are essential. The Fireplace Restaurant may be closed on some dates due to low occupancy or private functions, please enquire on availability.

Golf Clubhouse Operating Hours

The Golf Clubhouse is open in line with COVID safe practices at the following times:

Monday 11:30am – 2:30pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11am – 5:30pm
Thursday 11:30am – 2:30pm
Friday 11am – 5:30pm
Saturday 11am – 5:30pm
Sunday Sunday 26 July 11:30am – 9pm
From Sunday 2 August 8am – 9pm

 

The kitchen is currently serving a Mezze Snack menu during trading hours. The Club is pleased to advise the Golf Clubhouse is now open for lunch, offering a new Lunch menu designed by our culinary team.

Click here to view the full communication that was sent to Members on 30 June regarding the reopening. 

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates

The Club has communicated via email to Members on several occasions over the past few months to keep Members up to date with the ever evolving coronoavirus and the effect on the Club, golf courses and operations. Each of these updates is copied onto the Members’ News page of the Club’s website. To view, login to the Members’ section of the website and click on the Members’ News tab. All future communications and updates will continue to be posted there as well.

 

 

 

 

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