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Club page - Monash Croquet Club

About us

Where

The club is in Electra Reserve at 21A Electra Ave, Ashwood, near the cnr of High Street and Huntingdale Road.

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When

Monday Shield some Mondays
Tuesday: April-December 9.45 am - 12.00 noon, social Golf Croquet
Wednesday: April-December 12.45 pm - 3.00 pm, social Golf Croquet. Twilight play Jan, Feb and March
Thursday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm** Golf Croquet shield, organized Golf Croquet out of shield season
Friday currently no organized play
Saturday: April-December 9.45 am - 12.00 noon** social Golf Croquet
** Visitors please make contact before visiting

fees

Membership is $150 a year. A three-month 'Taste of Croquet' covers play on social days, some lessons, for $50.
Visitors' green fees: $5.00 (members do not pay green fees).
Beginners' course of six weekly one-hour lessons, $36. Free coaching 2nd Tuesdays 9.45 am

strategic plan

Strategic Plan 2017-2022

Contact us

Club President
Kaye Molyneux
0403 160 340
MonashCroquet @ gmail . com

Club Secretary
Roslyn Smith
9802 6545
MonashCroquet @ gmail . com

Club Treasurer
Selwyn Tucker
MonashCroquet @ gmail . com

Club Contact
Kaye Molyneux
0403 160 340
MonashCroquet @ gmail . com

Coaching Contact
John van der Touw
9803 3433
jvandert @ bigpond . net . au


Full Members List

Postal Address
21A Electra Ave, Ashwood, 3147

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Monash info

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Monash Croquet Club is generously sponsored by Ryman Health Care Brandon Park Retirement Village, Pinewood Community Bank´┐Ż Branch of Bendigo Bank and Le Pine Funeral Services, Glen Waverley

Try Croquet
If you're interested in croquet, get in touch and arrange a time to have a go. Contact details on the left.

Classes for beginners
Make an enquiry.


Social
Our 20th anniversary is Wednesday April 3, and will be celebrated with games and lunch.

The last of our twilight croquet and dinners for this season was our annual fish and chip night. Lovely weather, good company, and some good games.

There was an excellent turn up to our Fee and Free sausage sizzle, for those who have renewed their membership, and our fun doubles, where 37 members took part.

Starting times
From the beginning of April start times are Tuesdays and Saturdays 9.45 am, and 12.45 on Wednesdays. Twilight games will start again in January.


Competition
Congratulations to Richard Parks, winner of the club championship, and to runner-up John van der Touw. Richard played very well, winning all his games against some tough competition. Our sponsor Ryman probided the entrants with show bags, and the winners with drink flasks, much appreciated.


Who set that hoop?



Golf Croquet Coaching Notes, written by our coach, John van der Touw

Striking the ball
Hitting a ball away
Attack or defend?
Running hoops
Extra turns

Please email John with any corrections or improvements.








Thank you to our sponsors

Tournament information

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

Association tournament info


Open Tournament 2019


Winner (range 12.0 to 16.0)
Reen Hancorne (Monash)

Runner-up: William Anthony (Tony) Blackborrow (Frankston)


Winner (range 3.0 to 9.0)
Bill Humphreys (Golden Square)

Runner-up: Roger Lee (Brighton)

Contact - Reen Hancorn 9808 9762 hancellin @ iprimus . com . au

Golf tournament info


Singles 2020

Tournament Notice not available.

(-6.0 to 20.0) Dates 17 Apr 20 - 18 Apr 20

Contact - Kaye Molyneuz 0403 160 340

Doubles 2020

Tournament Notice not available.

(-6.0 to 20.0) Dates 24 Apr 20 - 24 Apr 20

Contact - Kaye Molyneux 0403 160 340

Open Tournament (Doubles) 2019



Winners: (range -6.0 to 20.0)
Robert Bennie & Bevan Whelan (Frankston)

Runners-up: Marilyn Gregson & Aggie Canterbury (Monash)

Contact - Kaye Molyneux 0403160340 MonashCroquet @ gmail . com

Recent member successes



Reen Hancorne
Handicap Singles 2019
Range -6.0 to 20.0



Kaye Molyneux & Helen Edwards
Handicap Doubles 2019
Range -6.0 to 20.0


Richard Parks
Singles 2019
Range -6.0 to 4.0


John Oudyn
Singles 2019
Range -6.0 to 4.0


Richard Parks
Open 2019
Range -1.0 to 7.0


John Oudyn
GC Open 2019
Range -1.0 to 6.0


Kaye Molyneux
GC Open 2019
Range -1.0 to 6.0


Reen Hancorne
GC Open 2019
Range 6.0 to 12.0



John Oudyn & Darren McLoughlin (Deniliquin)
Twin City Golf Croquet Doubles Championship 2019
Range -6.0 to 5.0


John Oudyn
Selectors' Invitation 2019
Range -6.0 to 20.0


Richard Parks
Singles 2019
Range 0.0 to 5.0


Richard Parks
Open Tournament (Singles) 2019
Range -6.0 to 20.0



Richard Parks & Terry Brown (Brimbank)
Doubles Sections 1-5 2019
Range -2.0 to 4.0



Marilyn Gregson & Aggie Canterbury
Open Tournament (Doubles) 2019
Range -6.0 to 20.0