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Club page - Sorrento Croquet Club

About us

Where

Location: Parade Ground, Port Nepean National Park Portsea. Follow Point Nepean Road through Portsea for another 750 metres until it reaches the entrance to Point Nepean National Park. Follow signs to visitor centre and car park.Walk about 200 mtrs.on gravel path to the clubhouse which is on the right-hand side buildings near the Parks Victoria Administration Building.

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When

Playing every day with main club day being Tuesdays/ Wednesdays. Saturdays [from 12-30pm ] Note:: NOT MONDAY's AM, Mowing/Line Marking Follow signs to information centre and car park.See above

TO VISITORS.. If you would like to play,we supply all equipment, [bring your own flat soled shoes] $5.00 Fee for non members. We supply FREE and EASY tuition and morning tea. See you soon!

Currently we have 41 financial members.Local groups are also visiting us for fun times..Why don't you ? HAVE A CUPPA AND LEARN TO PLAY...EASY!!!

Parks Victoria have made our transition very easy and welcoming, since taking Management of the park. Thanks to Parks Vic. for recent work on the Parade Ground [Feb/Mar 2016] We are very grateful.

Our courts have been improved greatly and we are all having a great time playing to the better conditions.More seeding etc.to be done later in 2016 More upgrading took place in late 2014/15. Parks to do selective weed control Mid June/16

Activities and Events Lots of social events on our calender for 2015/16.. A new SEMCA Golf competition wil begin in 2016. Queenscliff Croquet visitede us on Wed 18th May 2016 for a friendly, great day. Check the notice board for in house comp's.

Contact us

Club President
Vaughan Kelly
0408 530 864
vk1845@bigpond.com

Club Secretary
Terri Manwaring
0421 486 890
croquetsorrento@gmail.com


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Postal Address
PO Box 508, Rye, 3941

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Courts and Surrounds

Fantastic views at a pristine and very historical site [Point Nepean National Park]Parade Ground Portsea.Play croquet and watch the dolphins and ships pass through the Heads. Two " A " courts and one " B "

Club Competitions

We welcome visiting Clubs to a friendly competitive game of Golf Croquet, Ricochet or Association. A golf competition was held for club members on 11 May for the Alan Plumridge Singles Golf Croquet Award. Congratulations to the winners, David Wilinson (A Div) and Lawry Oliver (B Div) The club is very pleased to be runners up of the 2016/17 SEMCA Golf Croquet Tournament which is a yearly competition between the 5 clubs located on the Mornington Peninsula.

Clubhouse and Facilities

Comfy welcoming clubhouse and outstanding outdoors areas for relaxing and entertaining with spectacular views.If you're visiting the Peninsula from Rosebud to Portsea give us a ring. THE ONLY CLUB IN THE WORLD LOCATED IN A NATIONAL PARK.

Memberships-Associates & Competitions

SEMCA Member. As a SEMCA member we compete in a Golf Croquet competition between Mornington Peninsula clubs.

General Topics/Information

We are very active club and not only enjoy Croquet, but also social and fun activities....Come on Down....See you soon. Membership fees are only $160 pa.Due July 1st. Our most recent outings have included SEMCA teams, Drysdale, Queenscliffe [twice]and Mornington. Congratulations to father and son team Bill And Paul Manwaring for winning the Bendigo Bank Golf tournamnet at Mornington. Have your mallet custom made by our own craftsman within our club @ a very affordable price.

Tournament information

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Association tournament info


Golf tournament info


Sorrento Doubles 2017



Winners: (range -6.0 to 20.0)
Kaye Molyneux & Richard Parks (Monash)

Runners-up: Ian Pitt & Kathie Pitt (Ballarat Western)

Contact - Dee Fasham (03) 5988 0148 croquetsorrento@gmail.com

Recent member successes



Terri Manwaring
Rich River Open Singles Golf Croquet Classic 2017
Range 9.0 to 16.0


William Manwaring
Rich River Open Singles Golf Croquet Classic 2017
Range 6.0 to 8.0



Paul Manwaring & Rhonda Smith (Lakes Entrance)
Sorrento Doubles 2017
Range -6.0 to 20.0


William Manwaring
Lakes Entrance 2017
Range 7.0 to 9.0

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03 8361 8887

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Office hours: Mon-Thu: 9am-4pm, Fri: 9am-3pm, Sat-Sun: closed

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