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Historians Forum at Metropolitan Golf Club

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Event postponed a rescheduled date to be advised.

Historians Forum
Metropolitan Golf Club
Golf Road, Oakleigh South
Monday 16 August 2021
11.30 am Light Lunch 12 Noon start


Please join us and hear from notable Metropolitan members and staff about the more recent history of the Club. The following speakers will discuss various topics which are bound to be of interest to a wide range of members:

Marcus Harty  Past Captain – The Clubhouse redevelopment and club activities

Peter Lothian Past Captain & President and current convenor of the Heritage and Historical Panel – An insight into the creation of unique history and memorabilia display and the clubs’ archival activities.

David Mason Course Superintendent -Hosting the World Cup of Golf and working with the PGA Tour.

Tony Rule will do a Q&A chat with

Paul Mogford – Metropolitan golf course architectural consultant – The inspiration for the current changes.

Michael Clayton – Some Past Pennant reminisces,.

This promises to be a fascinating insight into what happens behind the scenes at one of Melbourne’s most notable golf clubs.

Cost:      Light lunch $25   Guests most welcome

For payment details please contact the Secretary payment

If you wish to attend or require more information, please email the Secretary Kim Hastie by Thursday 13 August  2021

Tony Rule
Historians Convenor


Dinner at Kingston Heath Golf Club

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Due to the lockdown extension – event postponed a rescheduled date to be advised.

The Committee takes pleasure in inviting you to our second dinner for the year.
Joining us for the night will be the Director of Courses at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club, Richard Forsyth
Richard has overseen the course preparation of two President’s Cups at Royal Melbourne in 2011 and 2019.
Hear what goes on behind the scenes to create playing conditions that Tiger Woods described as “beyond a dream”
Please join us for what promises to be an enjoyable evening.