On Par – Golf Southland


Bowmont Meats 4BBB
The Golf Southland Bowmont Meats 4BBB teed off at Queens Park Golf Club on Monday, with 98 women in the field. Bronwyn O’Brien (Tuatapere) and Rose Wilson (Riverton) were the winners with a score of 53. Runners-up on 51 were Viv Balneaves and Fiona Gray (Tuatapere).

Southland Strokeplay
The Southland Strokeplay 54-hole tournament is at Invercargill Golf Club on January 15 and 16, being held in conjunction with the South Island Strokeplay. Entry is via the Golf NZ website. There is also masters and age group divisions (18 holes each day). Contact the Invercargill Golf Club to enter.

Upcoming tournaments
There are a wide range of tournaments throughout the coming weeks for golfers to take part in. The Mitre 10 Winton Drummond New Year tournament tees off at 1pm on Monday, December 27.

The Waikaia Golf Club is holding a New Year’s Day tournament with tee-off at 12.30pm on January 1.

Te Anau Summer Classic two-day tournament is on January 8 and 9, with American Foursomes on Saturday and a 4BBB Nett on Sunday.

The Annual Switzers Cup at Waikaia is being held on Saturday, January 8, with a 12.30pm tee-off.

Full details of all these tournaments are on the Golf Southland website: www.golfsouthland.co.nz.

Golf Southland wishes everyone a safe and happy new year.