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Club page - Essendon Croquet Club

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Where

The club is located at:
WINDY HILL ESSENDON
35 Brewster, (Cnr Nicholson St) Essendon
Post: PO Box 104 ESSENDON 3040
Tel.(Clubhouse): (03)9370 1775
E-mail: essendoncroquet@gmail.com

Melways ref: Map28 H 3

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When

Competition and Social Association Croquet and Golf Croquet are played regularly and Gateball occasionally with scheduled court reservations for each type of play. Unallocated court time is available for practice, coaching and individual reservations for play by members.

Club Social Association Croquet is played:-
Tuesdays 7pm-10pm
Saturdays 1pm-4pm

Club Social Golf Croquet is played:-
Tuesday 9am-1pm
Wednesday 7pm-10pm
Thursday 9am-1pm
Saturday 9am-1pm

Social Gateball (open to members of other clubs)is played on the third Sunday afternoon of the month 12.30pm-3.30pm.
For details contact Elaine Coverdale Tel:9306 4331
Email: elainefc@optusnet.com.au

Frequent Friday Evenings 5pm-10pm during daylight saving hours:
Social Golf Croquet play with BBQ or other meal

Occasionally the above events do not occur when club tournaments or special club social events are scheduled for these times.

Spring & Autumn Club teams play in metropolitan tournaments as follows:-
Metro Association Pennant on Mondays and Wednesdays
Metro Golf Croquet Shield on Thursdays
Summer Golf Croquet Pennant on Monday evenings

Contact us

Club President
Shirley Hallinan
(03) 9370 8748
hallinan.shirley@gmail.com

Club Secretary
Kenneth Amoore
(03) 9354 9661
essendoncroquet@gmail.com

Club Treasurer
Suzanne Pyke
(03) 9379 9241
sepyke@connexus.net.au

Club Contact
Shirley Hallinan
(03) 9370 8748
essendoncroquet@gmail.com


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Postal Address
PO BOX 104 , ESSENDON, 3040

Clubhouse Phone
03 937 01775

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Essendon info

ESSENDON CC COMMITTEE

The 2017-2018 office bearers are:

President: Shirley Hallinan
Secretary: Ken Amoore
Treasurer: Sue Pyke

Ordinary Committee Members
Helen Amoore
Gail Hopkins
Margaret Dowsett
Peter Pettigrove

CLUB FACILITIES


The club facilities include:
Two excellent full sized “Santa Ana" Grass Courts
A practice court
Flood lights available for night play on both courts until 10.30pm.
The Clubrooms include a modern kitchen, sunroom and general purpose dining room

The Club offers members Social functions during the year as well as a variety of croquet events and competitions.

LIKE TO TRY PLAYING CROQUET?


Potential new members are welcome to visit the club and have a no-obligation game on the courts.

Attend during a social Golf Croquet session or telephone Shirley Hallinan 9370 8748 to arrange a convenient time.

Casual clothes are the norm on social days and flat heeled shoes are necessary to protect our courts. All other necessary playing equipment is provided.

HIRE OF FACILITIES


UNFORTUNATELY ALL EXTERNAL BOOKINGS HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.


The club has a modern kitchen, toilets, BBQ facilities, a sound system, a large general purpose room and sun room suitable for parties of 50-60 people. Prices are competitive.

Golf Croquet instruction can be provided for the group.

Tournament information

Information is displayed here for club tournaments from the current and previous seasons.

Association tournament info


Essendon Open Div 3 & 4 2018

Tournament Notice not available.

(12.0 to 20.0) Dates 15 Jun 18 - 17 Jun 18

Contact - essendoncroquet@gmail.com

Essendon Open Div 1 & 2 2018

Tournament Notice not available.

(-3.0 to 11.0) Dates 08 Jun 18 - 11 Jun 18

Contact - essendoncroquet@gmail.com

AC Open Div 3 & 4 2017


Winner (range 12.0 to 16.0)
Wayne Lewis (MCC)

Runner-up: Paul Lund (Williamstown)


Winner (range 18.0 to 20.0)
Gregory Barnes (Brighton)

Runner-up: Ruth Duffy (Corowa Civic)

Contact - Kevin Beard 041 757 2232 kbeard64@gmail.com

AC Open Div 1 & 2 2017


Winner (range -3.0 to 5.0)
Bob Roycroft (Geelong Eastern Park)

Runner-up: David Wren (Essendon)


Winner (range 6.0 to 11.0)
Brian Foley (Sandringham)

Runner-up: Heather Ross (Sandringham)

Contact - David Wren 0411 746 747 lordwren@tpg.com.au

Golf tournament info


Recent member successes



Elaine Coverdale
VCA Women's Championships 2017
Range -6.0 to 20.0


Owen Dickinson
Lakes Entrance 2017
Range 7.0 to 9.0


Kenneth Amoore
AC Open Div 3 & 4 2017
Range 12.0 to 16.0


David Wren
AC Open Div 1 & 2 2017
Range -3.0 to 5.0



Brian Rowe & Ian Harrowfield
Sale (Doubles) 2017
Range 5.0 to 13.0



Ian Harrowfield & Brian Rowe
Drouin (Doubles) 2017
Range 0.0 to 12.0


Kevin Beard
Rich River ANZAC Classic 2017
Range -3.0 to 3.0


Kevin Beard
ACA Bronze Medal (Victoria) 2017
Range 0.0 to 0.0


Ian Harrowfield
Boort 2017
Range 6.0 to 8.0


Gail Hopkins
VCA Gold Cup Silver & Bronze Shields 2017
Range -3.0 to 20.0


Terry Hopkins
ACA President's 8s 2017
Range 0.0 to 0.0


Gail Hopkins
ACA President's 8s 2017
Range 0.0 to 0.0

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