Three of our 4 lawns are currently being refurbished. Only one lawn, lawn D, will be available for play until November. See below for club play changes *. Meanwhile arrangements have been made for members to use the lawns at Takapuna Croquet Club from September 3rd for 8 Monday mornings and 8 Wednesdays. Members should arrive at TCC shortly after 09:30, the clubhouse door will be locked at 10:00.
The Ruth Castle Shield and the Vice Captain’s Trophy were duly completed. Murray Henshall won the Charlotte Millar GC level singles Trophy, and Rod Templeman won the GC handicap Ruth Castle Shield.
CLUB PLAYING DAYS DURING LAWN REFURBISHMENT ...
* Association Croquet will be played on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings,
* Golf Croquet will be played on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings.
Members may use lawn D at other times, but may have to share it. Please avoid walking on the newly seeded areas of lawns A,B,C by walking from the clubhouse to D via the outer perimeter of A and B.
Winter playing time started on Monday April 2nd, members should please aim to be at the club by 09.30 starting time commencing at 10:00.
Visitors are welcome ... $5 for members of other clubs, worldwide, $7 for non members.
The pétanque terrain is open for play to both full and social members, interested visitors should complete the enquiry form on this website.
NOTE: JUMP AND HAMMER SHOTS ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED, NOW THAT WINTER HAS SET IN.
Free coaching will again be available to all members by special arrangement with Rod once the lawns have been refurbished, and prospective members may request up to 3 hours of coaching without charge.
Officers for the 2018/19 season are as follows: Murray Henshall (Président), Garth Cumberland, Charlotte Millar (Évents co-ordinator), Christopher Brotherton-Ratcliffe (Treasurer), Rod Templeman (Captain), Ulrike McLachlan (House Manager), John Sutton (Grounds Superintendant), Mike Lloyd (Fundraising), John Robertson (Vice Captain), Grant Alexander (Vice Captain), the position of Secretary is currently vacant but is being covered by committee members..
Twilight Croquet has finished for the season and may well start again in October.
Mah Jongh Monday has recommenced, please complete the enquiry form if you are interested.
THE TOURNAMENTS IN DEVONPORT AT NSCC SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 8th 2018 (THE RYMAN HOMES 2017/18 GC HD, POSTPONED BECAUSE OF FLOODING, WILL NOW BE STAGED AT TAKAPUNA CC ON FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 7TH INSTEAD.