Gold Coast Golf Club
Ballinacourty, Dungarvan,
Co. Waterford.

Goldcoast Golf Club Notes 24th Sept 2018

Gold Coast Golf Club Notes 24th September 2018:


End of Season Dinner and Presentation:

The ‘End of Season’ Dinner will take place on Sunday 7th October at 6 p.m. in the Gold Coast. Following the sit-down meal the following prizes will be presented: Golfer of the Year, Order of Merit, Gold Coast Cup Singles Match-Play, Scratch Match-Play, Michael White Memorial Foursomes, Willie Barron Fourball, Mixed Foursomes.

Tickets for the event will be sent to the various winners, Winter League Captains, Team Selectors, Officers and Committee by the Club Secretary in late September. Tickets for the event can also be purchased in the kiosk.


Golfer of the Year 2018:

Congratulations to Brian O’Connor on winning ‘Golfer of the Year 2018’. Brian beat off stiff competition from Micheal White, John Walsh, Ger Bagge and Brian Dunbar to claim the title.


Order of Merit:

This competition still has one weekend to run as it finishes on the final Sunday of the month. At the moment a number of players are in contention including Michael White, John Kiely, Ger Bagge, Conor Clancy, Brian O’Connor, John Walsh, and Neil Dermody This competition rewards players who beat standard scratch during weekend competitions.


Club Match-Play Competitions:

Gold Coast Cup Final

Winner John White, runner up Tom White


Club Mixed Foursomes Semi-Finals

Michael Kavanagh & Noirin Darcy v Tom White and Mairead Ryan

Matches to be completed by 30th Sept


Michael White Foursomes Semi-Finals:

Winners Austin Kiely & Darren Power, runner up Seanie Lenihan & John Walsh


Scratch Cup Match-Play:

Winner Alan Harty, runner up Colin McArthur


Willie Barron Fourball Match-Play:

Austin Kiely& Tom Reynolds v Tommy Long & Brendan O’Connor

Winter League

Yes, it’s that time of the year again and preparations are well under way for this this year’s league which will begin in a month or so.

Anyone who hasn’t been contacted by a Winter League captain, can they contact the kiosk and leave their name and we’ll get them on a team


South Munster Seniors, Open Seniors, ages 60+

Goldcoast Gc plays host to our 3rd and final South Munster seniors competition of 2018, this Thursday and members are reminded that they can play in this popular seniors singles event. Eligible age 60+, category prizes



Tuesday 25th September: Open Seniors, Ladies & Gents 50+

Wednesday 26th September 10am-12.30pm GUI Munster Schools

Thursday 27th September South Munster Seniors, Open Seniors

Friday 28th September: Open Singles.

Saturday 29th  Sept: Club Competition.

Sunday 30th  September: Club Competition

Tuesday 2nd October: Open Seniors, Ladies & Gents 50+



Tuesday 18th September: Open Seniors, CSS Gents 36 pts

1st: John J Fitzgerald (18) 38 pts  Williamstown Gc

2nd: Denis O’Dricsoll(23) 37 pts.

1st Lady: Martina Corkery(21) 39pts  CSS 37pts


Friday 21st  September: Open Singles CSS 35 pts

1st: Willie Conway(14) 35pts Mitchelstown Gc


Sunday 23rd September: 18 Hole s/f, CSS 35pts

1st: Joe Curran(24) 36pts B.6

2nd: Tommie Long(9) 36pts B.9

Gross: Micheal White(0) 32pts

3rd: Ray Moloney (12) 36pts


LADIES NOTES           


Fixtures: 10 hole on-going
18 hole 2 card competition sponsored by John Foley Images.

Ladies Club Classic:
Extended for 1 more week We would encourage everyone to get out there and play. Visitors €12 and Members €8 with reduced re-entry fees. The prizes are on display in the kiosk and the format is a 3 person champagne scramble

ILGU 125th Anniversary
To Celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the ILGU a complimentary golf day will take place in Killarney Golf Club on Oct 11th. It will be a team of 3 ladies led by Esther McGuckian. We wish them a great days golf.

End of Season Dinner:
The end of year dinner and presentation of prizes takes place on Sunday 7th October at 6pm

Mount Juliet Outing:
The Ladies went to Mount Juliet on Sun 23rd Sep., and in almost miraculous conditions played some great golf in the very beautiful course. The outing was arranged by Alice Collins and her sister Kathleen, and we were shown great hospitality by members and staff. A very successful outing was topped off with a lovely meal in the fabulous clubhouse.

Coastal Alliance:
The 2018/2019 Coastal Alliance will commence this Thursday and the first game to be played at Faithlegg Golf Club, tee times 9.30 – 11.00.
The next Coastal Alliance takes place here at the Gold Coast on Thursday 4th October
The dates for the other days out are as follows:
October 4th – Gold Coast
November 1st – Dunmore East
December 6th – West Waterford
March 7th – Tramore
April 4th – Dungarvan
To Register for year: E15.00, Green Fees: E10. For more details contact Breda Conway, new members welcome.

Club foursomes: this has reached the final, Ruth Hannigan and Alice Collins will meet Ger Hallinan and Joan O’ Dea, best of luck to both teams.

Winter League
The Winter League is commencing Monday 15th October and if you wish to participate in this most enjoyable golf over the winter months please see details in the kiosk and add your name to the list there.

A 9 hole beginners on-going competition has been set up for the ladies and would encourage them to get out there and enjoy the golf.

Gold Coast Golf Club, Dungarvan

Gold Coast Golf Club, Dungarvan is a championship parkland course. There are unrivaled views of Dungarvan Bay, the Irish Sea and Helvick Head. Mature tree-lined fairways laid out in 1939 are cleverly mingled with the long and challenging newer holes.

18 holes, par 72, stretching 6,204 metres [6,785 yards] and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean for 1.5 miles.

Gold Coast Golf Club

County Waterford,

Post Code: X35 P868

Tel: (058)44055


Course Status

The course is open today Wednesday 24th April 2024.


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