Course News Articles

Dear members, It has been a good year for course development and improvement, with our staff undertaking a number of projects including bunker improvements, redevelopment of the 4th hole and completion of a new practice pitching area. We have two … Read More

August Course Report

Please be advised the new green-side bunker on the 4th hole is in play effective from Wednesday 26th August. There is no GUR surrounding the bunker as it was just cut into the existing slopes. The local rule regarding … Read More

Fellow members This week I had the opportunity to play my first round on the course for a month and considering the time of year and the wear and tear the course has endured throughout the club championships, it was … Read More

Dear members What a challenging year it has been for all of us, and clearly we still face many of those challenges. Earlier this year our club was forced into closure due to the impact of COVID-19. It was decided … Read More

Dear members Earlier this week I undertook an inspection of every bunker on the course with our Course Superintendent Dane McBride. Our intention was to review all the entry points ensuring they were safe enough to allow all members easy … Read More

We all expect to have a fair lie when we have hit a nice shot down the fairway, don’t we. Melville Glades is experiencing somewhat of a resurgence, with many new members and full fields of competition. These are all … Read More

Fellow members Once this current spate of bad weather passes work will commence in earnest on the fairway bunker relocation and other fairway upgrades on Hole 4. This work will include tree root removal, some levelling of bad areas and … Read More

Members are encouraged to read the below update from our Course Superintendent for June. Course update-June 2020

   

Our Course staff have been hard at working shaping and laying our new practice pitching green and tee boxes over recent weeks. The areas are starting to take shape, however with some finishing touches and … Read More