The Board discussed the small amount of feedback received by Members following the distribution of the Gender Equity Policy and accompanying By-Laws, and have ratified the proposed changes.
From the week beginning Monday 2 November, the Club will begin to introduce medley competitions where men and women compete for the same prize pool. The new course ratings communicated on 1 October will also take effect at this time.
From 3 November, women will be able to play in the competition field on Wednesday’s. Female Members who wish to book in advance when the Wednesday timesheets are released on a Tuesday night (8 days in advance) will be welcome to attend the draw from 5:30pm as is the custom, alternatively they can access the electronic timesheet when it is released at 7:30pm.
Please note that to make an advance booking Members must be an Ordinary Member, Restricted Members gain access to the Wednesday timesheet 48 hours in advance of the day of play.