2021 Babinda NAIDOC Celebration
On Friday, September 10, the town of Babinda came together to ack
With the Ladies’ Open coming up on Saturday, we wish to thank those who offered buggies for hire. There are now enough.
The Ingham Ladies’ Open will be held on Saturday, June 26. Please contact Susan Cameron on 0417 721 052; or an alternative contact is Julie Reed on 0467901306; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The next Friday social will be held on July 2.
An Ingham A-grade team is participating in the Men’s Pennant’s event on July 9-11 in Pioneer Valley. Once again, a nomination sheet will be on the notice board. Hotel Hinchinbrook and Hype Promotions and Workwear Solutions are sponsoring. Our grateful thanks to you.
The Ingham Veterans’ Open commences on Monday, July 19, with a 4BBB Stableford 18-hole Medley; then on Tuesday, July 20, a Men’s, and Ladies’ 18-hole single Stroke (Round 1 of a 36-hole championship); and ends on Wednesday, July 21, with a Men’s and Ladies’ 18-hole single stroke (Round 2 of a 36-hole championship). Stableford events will be held on each of the days in conjunction. Nomination forms can be downloaded from the website: www.inghamgolfclub.com.
Ingham Men’s Open will be held on Saturday, August 7.
Tuesday’s Tropical Vets tournament was played in Cardwell. Ingham winners included Deb Giles, 33 points; Brian Scanlon, 38 points; Mike Dann, 36 points; Aldo Cantoni, 33 points; Bob Lloyd, 31 points; Geoff Gianotti, 31 points; Mick Poggioli, 31 points; and Ron Kerkwyk, 31 points. Deb also took a pin shot on hole 8/17.
Today is Wilmar Day, and next week’s game will be at Tully.
The Wednesday competition was played on a sunny but humid day. The Senior Championships’ Ross DiBella Trophy was up for grabs, with the first round of the MacDonald Cup. Winner on a countback from Deb Giles, was Lee Irvine. with 33 points. The Ladies send a huge thank you to the DiBella family for the generous trophy donation. Bruna Quadrio, 31 points, and Kim Moore, 30 points, were runners-up. Pin shots were taken by Carol DiBella on hole 9 and Wendy Gibson on hole 11.
On Saturday, twenty-five players competed in a single stroke event. Kevin Beats topped the scoreboard with Nett 71, followed by Carlos Gonzales and Cam West also on 71 Nett. Craig Menegon headed the run-down with 72 Nett. The pin shot was won by Lachlan Tennant on hole 7.
Twenty-six players vied for honours in a Stableford on Sunday. Mick Fluerty emerged the winner against Brian Scanlon, both with 37 points. Steve Hart took the run-down with 36 points.
Next week, there will be no golf on Saturday (Ladies Open). The Hinchinbrook Hotel June Monthly medal will be held on Sunday.
BABINDA Lions Club is holding its first Youth Halloween Disco on Friday, October 29, at Babinda RSL Memorial Hall, 26 School Street.
FOUR thousand people from all over the North flocked to Cardwell for Seafest last weekend, which had events going from Friday, October 1 to Sunday, Oc
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QUEENSLAND Police Officers from the Cassowary Coast Patrol Group and staff marched solemnly up the main street of Innisfail, before a service at the M
THREE Innisfail Leprechauns A-grade players have been nominated for the coveted Cairns District Rugby League Gold Medal, with the winners to be announ