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

Notes 13th May


Gold Coast Golf Club Notes 13th May.

Jimmy Bruen:

On Saturday last Gold Coast played Tramore at Faithlegg in this year’s Jimmy Bruen Shield Competition. It was an exceptionally close match but the result went against us on this occasion when the final match was beaten on the fourth extra hole. The team that represented the Gold Coast was as follows: Seanie Lenihan and Darren O’Droma, Colin McArthur and Tommy Long, Michael Kavanagh and Jody Hallinan, Tom White and Jimmy O’Dwyer, Lar Whelan and Dec Kiely. Our reserves on the day were Pat Power and Sean Carmody. Our thanks to John White who managed the team.

Fred Perry Trophy:

On Thursday last Gold Coast played Youghal Golf Club in the 1st round match of the new Fred Perry Competition. The Gold Coast team in action on the day was John White and Seamus O’Connell, Michael Kavanagh and Dave O’Connor, Tommy Long and Bob O’Brien, Brian O’Connor and Andy Travers, Freddy McGuckian and Brian Dunbar. Gold Coast went on to win the match and will now play West Waterford in the 2nd round on Mon 20th May at 3.15 p.m.

Captain’s Prize 2019

Our Captain, Pat Power, will host his Captain’s Prize starting on Friday 31st May with qualifying on Friday and Saturday and the final on Sunday. The timesheet is now open for players to book into the event and the draw for partners will take place on Wednesday 29th May at 5 p.m.


Special rate for members of Dungarvan, Gold Coast and West Waterford Golf Clubs. Running from Monday 27th May to Thurs. 30th May this competition takes place over the three local courses with the final fourth day at the Gold Coast. The rate for visitors is €140 but the special rate for members of the three local clubs is €45. If interested, please contact your own club for details.


The Club have started a new 9 Holes Singles Stableford Club Qualifier competition on Wednesday evenings after 4p.m.  Gents and ladies are eligible and are encouraged to participate and it’s an ideal opportunity for a game after work or to ease yourself into competitions after the Winter season.  This 9 Hole Qualifying competition is run over the following sequence of holes. 1-5, 15-18.  Sign in and return scores on the Competitions Computer Terminal, competition entry is €3 and entry fees and scorecards for gents and ladies to be submitted into the main scorecard box.


Our new ‘Golf at the Coast Combo’ is being well received.  This exciting new collaboration with the 360 Cookhouse Restaurant includes Golf for 2 at the Gold Coast Golf Resort and a two course meal for 2 and arrival drinks at 360 Cookhouse for €99 per couple! It’s the ultimate day out! Tickets are now on sale at both venues and to find out more about our Golf at the Coast Combo contact Gold Coast Golf Resort on (058)44055, email us at or Tel. 360 Cookhouse on (058)44537 or email


The Gold Coast Golf Club is a championship Par 72 parkland course stretching 6785 yards and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean for 1.5 miles.  The scenery is spectacular with unrivalled views of Dungarvan Bay, the Irish Sea and Helvick Head.

At the moment we have very attractive membership rates for existing and new Full and Senior members. We can also offer very attractive packages for dual membership to both the golf club and leisure centre.

We have great facilities here at the Gold Coast.  Our championship golf course is maintained in excellent condition offering superb playability and presentation all year round, and our pristine greens are much admired.

Members can relax in the comfortable surroundings of our hotel bar and restaurant where our friendly staff serve delicious food daily.

For new membership enquiries and applications please contact Irene on 058 44055 or

Gold Coast Golf Club warmly welcome Societies and Green fees and we look forward to greeting you and your guests and friends this year.  Our society rates are very competitive and our Director of Golf Irene Lynch is available to provide advice and assistance to the Organisers of outings and Classics. Contact Irene on 05844055 or for favourable rates and to discuss your booking requirements.  We aim to ensure that all our visitors enjoy their day with us and we look forward to making your outing a memorable one.


Tuesday 14th May Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles
Friday 17th May: Open Gents 18 holes Singles.

Sat. 18th May Club Singles S/F

Sun. 19th May Monthly Medal

Tues. 21st May Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles


Mon. 6th May: 1st Barry Mullane (14) (New Ross) 41pts, 2nd Denis Curtin (8) Cahir 38pts. CSS 36pts.

Tuesday 7th May Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles: 1st Andy Travers (14) 41pts, 2 Tony Lonergan (22) 36pts, 3rd Rogie Cashin (20) 36pts, CSS 37pts 1st Lady Elizabeth Walsh (36) Youghal 36pts CSS 37pts.

Friday 10th May: Open Gents 18 holes Singles: 1st Seanie Lenihan (5) 38pts, Gross Alan Harty (0) 34pts CSS 35pts.

Sat. 11th May Open Gents Singles S/F: 1st John Holland (19) Monkstown 37pts.  Gross Ger Bagge (4) 32pts gross. CSS 37pts.

Sun. 12th May Open Gents Singles S/F: 1st Tom Moore (16) 42pts, 2 John McArthur (14) 40pts, Gross Alan Harty (0) 35pts, 3rd Jimmy O’Dwyer (11) 39pts. CSS 37pts


Every Tuesday we host our popular Open Seniors (50+) Gents and Ladies Singles competition.  Visitor Entry is 12 euro or Golf and Carvery 20 euro.  For bookings visit our club website or phone 058 44055.

Every Friday at the Gold Coast we host an Open Gents Singles Stableford competition.  Visitor Entry is 15 euro or Golf and Carvery 25 euro.  For bookings visit our club website or phone 058 44055.




10 Hole On-going Competition

18 Hole on-going Competition

9 Hole Qualifier every Wed from 4pm

Captains Prize to the Ladies GOY –Sun 19th May

Open 3 Per Champagne Scramble sponsored by Dawn Meats


18 Hole Comp sponsored by Lady Captain

1st Mairead Ryan (26) 37pts

2nd Esther McGuckian (12) 37pts

3rd Mairead Manning (30) 37pts

Irish National Fourball sponsored by Revive Active

Congratulations and Best Wishes to our ladies who took on East Cork in this tournament on Sunday 12th May, there were 3 matches played in East Cork and 2 played on home course, and our ladies took the honours by winning one game in East Cork and two on home territory. In a nail biting finish Bridget and Martina took their pairings to the 19th where Martina birdied the hole to win the match!! Well done to all and the best of luck in the next round.

Lady Captain’s Prize

Reminder ladies, to qualify for participation in this competition you have to return three 18hole cards, one sponsored and two club competitions. If you have already taken part in our recent club classic, one of the games may be counted as your sponsored competition. Please have your cards returned before 26th May. Time sheet now in operation, please add your name to draw sheet for either Friday or Saturday qualifying rounds as near as possible to your preferred time.

Open 3 Person Champagne Scramble

Our first open of the season takes place on Monday 20th May, and is the ever popular champagne scramble sponsored by Dawn Meats, looking forward to a great turnout so please invite your friends for a fun day out on our spectacular championship course!!

Committee Meeting

Our next meeting will be Thursday 23rd May @ 8pm, please note change of date!!

Membership Offers

If you are contemplating a new activity and making new friends for 2019 we have the answer, why not join us here at the Gold Coast!! There are many good reasons for joining us, firstly we are an extremely friendly bunch who are always delighted to welcome new members and visitors alike, secondly our course is open all year round due to its natural drainage and last but not least the scenery is breathtaking!!

We here at the Gold Coast are very proud of our course and it’s natural beauty, if you would like to sample same, please contact our Director of Golf Irene on 058-44055 for some very tantalizing deals on offer at the moment for new members. There are always ladies available to take out new beginners and group lessons are arranged with a professional when the golfing season starts.

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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