Northern District information
Our Committee Meetings are held bi-monthly, 1st Thursday December, February, April, June, August and October, unless advised differently.
If members have an item for the Agenda please Email NDCA.
Its that time of the year,Opening of the Croquet season .
Bendigo Festival has changed dates ,let's hope the weather is kinder to us . It's Sept 29 30 for Golf Croquet and 1 ,2 ,3 Oct for Association .
Well done Steve and Bridie making the finals of the doubles championships at Adelaide and coming second is a great effort.
Fun day at Quarry Hill Primary
On Wed helpers from Golden Square ,Quarry Hill and Maldom went to Quarry Hill Primary School to introduce them to Croquet most of year 5-6 Pupils took part,positive feedback from teachers and students.
On thursday teams from Golden Square primary took to the courts to Challenge other year 6 classes.
16 students took part a great day very encouraging to see some of the skills these childen displayed.
We hope to continue next year.
Another successful Pennant Season finished off with a Christmas lunch and presentations,
Winners Div I Graeme Jones and Martin Mackey from Maryborough
Runners up Trica Devlin,Nigel Harland, John Brennan, Ian Campbell.
DIV 2 Ron Nixon,Terry Emond,Brian Gibson,Irene Murdoch.
Runners up Ros Anders, Ken Anders,Albert McGill.
DIV 3 Magee Wallace,Romana Rawlings,Rob Humphries, Michael Slattery.
Runners up Gavin McCarty,Wayne Hayes,Chris Cooper.
Thanks go to Max for running the Competition.
Information is displayed here for region tournaments from the current and previous seasons.
Association tournament info
Festival of Croquet 2018
Winner (range -3.0 to 2.0)
Lewis Mercer (Traralgon)
Runner-up: David Johnston (Ballarat Alexandra)
Winner (range 3.0 to 8.0)
Eric Miller (Belmont)
Runner-up: Brian Reither (Ballarat Alexandra)
Winner (range 9.0 to 14.0)
Ruth Duffy (Corowa Civic)
Runner-up: Charles Davis (MCC)
(-3.0 to 20.0) Complete - awaiting results
Winner (range 14.0 to 20.0)
Malcolm Biddle (Geelong Eastern Park)
Runner-up: Janet McLennan (Ringwood)
Contact - Bill Humphreys 5447 3439 billyhump41 @ gmail . com
Festival of Croquet (Open) 2018
Winner (range -6.0 to 3.0)
Judith Wembridge (Bairnsdale)
Runner-up: Patricia Devlin (Castlemaine)
Winner (range 4.0 to 6.0)
Darren Lester (Alexandra Ararat)
Runner-up: Ruth Duffy (Corowa Civic)
Winner (range 7.0 to 9.0)
Ruth Iser (Quarry Hill)
Runner-up: Jennifer Slattery (Quarry Hill)
Winner (range 10.0 to 12.0)
Romana Rawlings (Quarry Hill)
Runner-up: Malcolm Biddle (Geelong Eastern Park)
Winner (range 12.0 to 20.0)
Brian Loughran (Bendigo)
Runner-up: Michael Slattery (Quarry Hill)
Contact - Chris Eiffert 5449 7173 northerndistrictcroquet @ gmail . com