5th May, 2017
Greens Report – July 2017
Course Superintendent – Cameron Dunn
Only 13mm of rainfall so far in July with winter total currently at 127mm in comparison to 388mm this time last winter. It has been a relatively dry winter so far which allows us to get through more work and the results are shown in the end product with the course playing a lot better throughout the winter months than in previous years.
Greens are dry and firm which is optimal for the middle […]
13th Apr, 2017
🏆 WOOLOOWARE CUP RESULTS 🏆
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNER, DEAN VAN KAMPEN, WITH A 1-OVER PAR 71 Big thanks to our sponsors Howards Storage World
1st Dec, 2016
To celebrate the beginning of the Emirates Australian Open, Emirates treated a group of junior players from Woolooware Golf Club and the Ridge with a special visit by former World Number One, Adam Scott.
As part of the special junior golf clinic held in the Emirates suite at the Royal Sydney Golf Club, Scott shared some of his secrets to his success and advice for what they need to do to become the next golfing greats.
Emirates Junior Clinic – Adam Scott […]
17th Nov, 2016
Greens Report NovemberCourse Superintendent – Cameron Dunn
* Greens were needle tined with 8mm tines to a depth of 10cm on 7/11/16. This is a cultural practice that will be undertaken monthly during the summer months to reduce stress from hot temperatures on greens by allowing improved air movement in soil profile, increasing water percolation and infiltration, increased gas exchange and reducing compaction of greens surface. There is minimal disruption after coring with greens immediately mowed after.
* Slow release NPK fertiliser […]
23rd Mar, 2016
Greens Renovations March 2016
With the bi-annual greens renovations completed last week I thought I would give the members an insight into the work that is undertaken on the greens surfaces here at Woolooware Golf Club.
Our greens renovations are a very large process that requires all greens staff to work from before sunrise until sunset on both days the course is closed in order to correctly complete the renovations of our greens. Thankfully this time although very hot, it remained dry […]