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Club page - Essendon Croquet Club

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Where

The club is located at:
WINDY HILL ESSENDON
Cnr Brewster & Nicholson Sts Essendon
Post: PO Box 104 ESSENDON 3040
Tel.(Clubhouse): 0491 703 744
E-mail: essendoncroquet@gmail.com

Melways ref: Map 28 H3

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When

Competition and Social Association Croquet and Golf Croquet are played regularly and Gateball monthly with scheduled court reservations for each type of play. Unallocated court time is available for practice, coaching and individual reservations for play by members. Visiting players are welcome 3 times per annum.

Club Social Association Croquet is played:-
Wednesday 9am-12.30pm
Saturday 1pm-4pm

Club Social Golf Croquet is played:-
Tuesday 9am-12pm
Wednesday 7pm-10pm
Thursday 9am-12pm
Saturday 9am-12pm

Social Gateball (open to members of other clubs)is played on the third Sunday afternoon of the month 2pm-4:30pm.
For details contact Elaine Coverdale Tel: 0414 306 433
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.

Contact us

Club President
Brian Rowe
0418 564 432
essendoncroquet @ gmail . com

Club Secretary
Kenneth Amoore
0466 264 740
essendoncroquet @ gmail . com

Club Treasurer
Marie Spokes
0435 582 830
essendoncroquet @ gmail . com

Club Contact
Kenneth Amoore
0466 264 740
essendoncroquet @ gmail . com

Coaching Contact
David Wren
0411 746 747
essendoncroquet @ gmail . com


Full Members List

Postal Address
PO BOX 104, ESSENDON, 3040

Clubhouse Phone
0491 703 744

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ESSENDON CC COMMITTEE

The 2021-2022 Office Bearers are:

President: Brian Rowe
Secretary: Ken Amoore
Treasurer: Marie Spokes
Ordinary Committee Members:
Margaret Campbell
Carolyn Bennett
Annette Murnane
Judy Silver

COURT BOOKINGS


Online court bookings for times outside of our usual social play is now available.

Bookings by members is available with this link below:

ECC Court Booking System

LIKE TO TRY PLAYING CROQUET?


Potential new members are welcome to visit the club during a social Golf Croquet session and have a no-obligation game on the courts.

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.

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

CLUB HIRE

The club hires our courts and clubhouse ONLY to members. The club is not hiring our facilities to outside groups for functions or parties such as birthdays, bucks/hen’s nights, wakes, end of year functions etc.

Tournament information

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

Association tournament info


Essendon (2021/2022 season)


Winner (range 10.0 to 14.0)
Trevor Taylor (MCC)

Runner-up: Andrew Moulton (Kew)


Winner (range 16.0 to 20.0)
Kate Patrick (Brunswick)

Runner-up: John Watts (Kew)

Contact - David Wren 0411 746 747 entries . ecc @ gmail . com


Essendon (2021/2022 season)


Winner (range -3.0 to 5.0)
Greg Hill (Brunswick)

Runner-up: Josh Wilson (Brunswick)

Contact - Kevin Beard 0417 572 232 entries . ecc @ gmail . com


Golf tournament info


Recent member successes




Brian Rowe & Ed Chatwin (Drouin)
Monash Handicap Doubles 2022
Range -6.0 to 20.0


Owen Dickinson
ACA President's 8s 2022
Range -6.0 to 20.0


Elaine Coverdale
VCA Silver Shield 2022
Range -3.0 to 20.0


Elaine Coverdale
VCA Women's Championships 2021
Range -6.0 to 20.0