James Conran wins the Canowindra Golf Open

Barry Rue, James Conran, Charles Lawrence and Matt Devlin.
Barry Rue, James Conran, Charles Lawrence and Matt Devlin.

On Sunday, November 4, the Canowindra Open was held.

Twenty-six golfers teed off over three grades in the 27 hole event.

Thanks must go to our sponsors, with the major sponsor being McClintock’s Machinery Canowindra, and our minor sponsors:

  • Goonigal Poll Dorsets
  • Lawrence’s IGA
  • Rue’s Auto
  • Hamo Engineering and
  • Canowindra Mens Golf.

The Canowindra Open winner was James Conran with 102.

Grade winners were as follows:

A GRADE SCRATCH WINNER: Robert Payne with 111. RUNNER UP: Doug Flannery with 120

B GRADE SCRATCH WINNER: Charles Lawrence with 129. RUNNER UP: Ross Noble with 131

C GRADE SCRATCH WINNER: Matt Devlin with 134. RUNNER UP: Adam Rogers with 134. Matt and Adam had to have a playoff.

18 hole Nett winners were:


B GRADE WINNER: A.Bullock. RUNNER UP: Barry Rue C/B with Don Taylor

C GRADE WINNER: Robbie Lawrence. RUNNER UP: Paul McKenzie C/B with Brian Moon.

Longest Drives                                            

A Grade: Peter Mitchell 

B Grade: Charles Lawrence  

C Grade: Matt Devlin

Nearest to the Pins

4th/13th/22nd: James Conran      

6th/15th/24th: Don Taylor

Thanks to everyone who helped

Thanks to all players who travelled for the event.

Thanks to Mick and Maxine for cooking the BBQ.

Thanks to Bruce and Stumpy for doing the bookwork and cards.

Thanks to the boys who turned up to the working bee on Saturday to get the course neat and tidy and a special thanks to Doug Flannery and Ned Grant for the work that they have put into the course, it is looking magnificent.

Next Sundays event is a three person ambrose family fun day for the Matt Gillan memorial day.

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