Welcome! Login | Register
Browse over 11,000 Articles

Green, green grass of home beckons at Merbein Golf Club

Merbein Golf Club officials are smiling again with the return of their biggest event after a drought-ridden absence.

During the recent, long dry spell, the club was forced to relocate its club jewel, the 36-hole Merbein Open, to the Mildura Golf Resort. But with the condition of the Merbein course constantly improving, the competition will return to its home.

To break even with the money they would have made playing at Mildura, the club needs at least 70 players to sign up for the April 28- 29 event, meaning positions are still open. And officials are promising a course that will be a stern test of a player's ability.

The lush green around the course is a stark contrast to the dusty brown fairways that engulfed the club as little as 18 months ago. This in turn resulted in drastically reduced membership and income for the club.

Source & More: www.sunraysiadaily.com.au

Like this article?

Share & Support the Turfcare Industry.

This article was written

by in Golf on 22 Apr 2012

News Alerts

Want to get news alerts delivered direct to your inbox?

Edit your email preferences
Write For Us

Are you a budding journalist? How about writing an article for us?

Hand Holding a Pen Contact our
Subscribe Now Magazine Cover Subscribe to the Pitchcare Magazine

You can have each and every copy of the Pitchcare magazine delivered direct to your door for just £30 a year.

Gold Article Image Pitchcare Gold

Pitchcare Gold showcases the highest quality articles previously published on Pitchcare.com and from the magazine.

Editorial Enquiries Image Editorial Enquiries

Contact Kerry Haywood.

T: 01952 897416
E: Editorial@pitchcare.com

Advertise with us image Advertising

Contact Peter Britton

T: 01952 898516
E: peter@pitchcare.com