2011–2012 members programme by jianghongl


members programme
    welcome to the
    2011-2012 season at
    millbrook country club!

    We hope you will use this programme to plan your time at                   The Platinum Sports Bledisloe Plate will be played as part of
    Millbrook this season and encourage your participation as                  the Friday Golf Competition on Friday 4 November.
    we seek to maintain an active club atmosphere.                             Millbrook will be supporting the Halberg Trust by hosting a
                                                                               tournament as part of Members Friday on Friday 9 December
    Please refer to the following pages:
                                                                               There will be an alternative competition available for Members
    2011-2012 Month by Month Programme                           P4–10
                                                                               who do not want to participate in this event.
    Key Golf Member Events                                       P11
                                                                               Santa’s Charity Ambrose will form part of a Members Friday
    Last Season’s Event Winners &                                              Golf Competition close to Christmas, Friday 16 December.
    Key Social Member Events This Season                         P12–13        An additional entry fee will be charged on this day, with
    Membership Services Contacts                                 P14           all proceeds again going to The Salvation Army, with a
    Member Privileges 2011–2012                                  P15–17        presentation at the TGIF after golf.
    Millbrook Golf Rules and Etiquette                           P18–19        The Millbrook Family Holiday Ambrose & Sports Day moves
    Member Event Format 2011–2012                                P20           to an earlier Sunday in the New Year on 8 January to
    Special Member Events 2011–2012                              P22–25        encourage more families to participate and the event will be
                                                                               funded entirely by entry fees.
    This season will follow the revised format introduced last season to       Millbrook will be hosting and playing their return Queenstown
    continue to offer a manageable schedule of events for everyone             Golf Club Challenge match on Sunday 4 March at Millbrook
    to enjoy throughout the season and avoid congestion at busy                with a BBQ function after the afternoon’s play.
    times. This is in response to consistent feedback received during the
    season along with results and comments from the Members Survey.         Please Note: Based on the results from the Members Survey,
                                                                            other than the key Member golf events (eg Spring Cup, Peregrines,
    Please note for the new season at Millbrook:                            Club Champs, Matchplay Champs, Autumn Shield & Medals),
       We have introduced an earlier registration deadline for the          Members will play from the shorter white & yellow tees on Fridays
       weekly Members Friday Golf Competition of 11.45am to                 and also for the four Nine & Dine events during the season.
       allow the Pro Shop Team adequate time to organise the field,
       especially on busy or team competition days so that we can           On behalf of the Membership Committee & Millbrook Team,
       announce the field at 12.15pm for a 12.30pm prompt start.             we welcome your feedback at any time and wish you all an
       Please ensure you are registered by 11.45am and out at               enjoyable and rewarding season.
       Millbrook no later than 12 Noon or you may not be eligible
       to play in the competition that day.
       The Nine & Dine Series has a new sponsor – Partridge Jewellers
       and will continue to be played on the first Wednesday of the
       month this season, with the first event being held on Wednesday
       2 November, with 3 other events following in December, February
       & March.
       The Peregrine Series will again begin in November, with the
       first event being held on Friday 11 November, with the Series
       Final will be played on Friday 16 March (not in April this
       year as it is an early Easter).

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    2011-2012 members
    monthly programme
    october 2011                                                  november 2011

    Mon 3    Millbrook Hikers (on demand basis)                   Tue 1    Ben Gallie Playing Lesson Day     10.00am – 12noon
             Please check Membership emails for details
                                                                  Wed 2    Partridge Nine & Dine
    Fri 7    Members Friday Golf        Registration    11.45am            Twilight Golf                      5.30pm - 7.30pm
             Captain’s choice        Draw & Briefing    12.15pm            Followed by meal                           8.00pm
                                       Shotgun Start   12.30pm
                                                                  Fri 4    Members Friday Golf Competition
             Members TGIF                   5.00pm     – 7.00pm
                                                                           Bledisloe Plate Challenge
    Fri 14   Members Friday Golf                                           Members TGIF
             4BBB Nett
                                                                  Fri 11   Members Friday Golf Competition
             Members TGIF
                                                                           Peregrine Event 1
    Fri 21   Members Friday Golf Competition                               Members TGIF
             Individual Stableford
                                                                  Sun 13   Members Golf Clinic               10.00am – 12noon
             Members TGIF & New Member Welcome
                                                                  Fri 18   Members Friday Golf Competition
    Sat 22   Members Annual General Meeting            10.00am
                                                                           4BBB Nett
             Millbrook Body Corporate Meeting           1.00pm
                                                                           Members TGIF
             Millhouse Conference Centre
                                                                  Fri 25   Members Friday Golf Competition
    Sun 23   The Rockburn Wines Spring Cup
                                                                           Monthly Medal
             Tournament                                9.30am
                                                                           Members TGIF
             Long Lunch & Prizegiving at The Clubhouse

    Mon 24 NZ Public Holiday

    Fri 28   Members Friday Golf Competition
             Monthly Medal
             Members TGIF

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    december 2011                                                 january 2012

    Fri 2    Members Friday Golf Competition                      Mon 2    NZ Public Holiday
             Peregrine Series Event 2
                                                                  Fri 6    Members Friday Golf Competition
             Members TGIF
                                                                           Peregrine Series Event 3
    Wed 7    Partridge Nine & Dine                                         Members TGIF
             Twilight Golf                     5.30pm - 7.30pm
                                                                  Sun 8    Family Holiday Ambrose, Sports Day &
             Followed by meal                           8.00pm
                                                                           BYO Picnic BBQ
    Thu 8    Ben Gallie Playing Lesson Day     10.00am – 12noon
                                                                  Thu 12   Ben Gallie Playing Lesson Day        10.00am – 12noon
    Fri 9    Halberg Charity Golf Tournament
                                                                  Fri 13   Club Championships – Day One
             & Members Friday Golf Competition
                                                                           Registration                                   12noon
             Members TGIF
                                                                           Members TGIF
    Sun 11   Members Golf Clinic               10.00am - 12noon
                                                                  Sat 14   Club Championships – Day Two
    Fri 16   Members Friday Charity Ambrose                                Report Time                                    9.00am
             Members Festive TGIF                                          Rolling Tee Times off Hole #1        9.30am – 11.00am
                                                                           Prizegiving at The Clubhouse
    Fri 23   Members Friday Golf Competition
             Captain’s Choice                                     Sun 15   Rain Day for Club Championships
             Members TGIF                                                  (Rolling Tee Time Start at 9.30am)

    Mon 26   Boxing Day NZ Public Holiday                         Tue 17   Junior Golf Academy – Day One        9.00am – 12 Noon

    Fri 30   Members Friday Golf Competition                      Wed 18   Junior Golf Academy – Day Two        9.00am – 12 Noon
             Monthly Medal
                                                                  Thu 19   Junior Golf Academy – Day Three       9.00am – 12 Noon
             Members TGIF
                                                                  Fri 20   Members Friday Golf Competition
                                                                           Peregrine Series Event 4
                                                                           Members TGIF

                                                                  Sun 22   Members Golf Clinic                  10.00am – 12noon

                                                                  Wed 25   Quiz Night                                     7.00pm

                                                                  Thu 26   Youth Club Championships Day One            12.00noon

                                                                  Fri 27   Members Friday Golf Competition
                                                                           Monthly Medal
                                                                           Youth Club Championships Day Two
                                                                           Members TGIF at the Millhouse Restaurant


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    february 2012                                                  march 2012

    Wed 1    Partridge Nine & Dine                                 Fri 2    Members Friday Golf Competition
             Twilight Golf                      5.30pm - 7.30pm             Individual Stableford
             Followed by meal                            8.00pm             Members TGIF

    Fri 3    Members Friday Golf Competition                       Sun 4    Queenstown Golf Challenge
             Peregrine Series Event 5                                       Registration                               11.45am
             4BBB Mixed Gender                                              Briefing                                    12.15pm
             Members TGIF at The Millhouse                                  Shotgun Start                              12.30pm
                                                                            Followed by Prizegiving & BBQ at The Clubhouse
    Mon 6    Waitangi Day NZ Public Holiday
                                                                   Wed 7    Partridge Nine & Dine
    Sun 12   Members Golf Clinic               10.00am - 12noon
                                                                            Twilight Golf                     5.30pm - 7.30pm
    Tue 14   Noosa Challenge Welcome Cocktails                              Followed by meal                           8.00pm
    Wed 15   Noosa Challenge Day One                               Fri 9    Members Friday Golf Competition
             BBQ Luncheon in The Pavilion                                   American Foursomes
    Thu 16   Noosa Challenge Day Two                                        Members TGIF
             Celebratory Dinner & Prize giving in The Pavilion     Fri 16   Members Friday Golf Competition
    Fri 17   Members Friday Golf Competition                                Peregrine Series FINAL
             Individual Stableford                                          Members TGIF
             TGIF at The Millhouse                                 Fri 23   Members Friday Golf Competition
    Thu 23   Ben Gallie Playing Lesson Day     10.00am – 12noon             Kiwis vs Internationals
                                                                            Members TGIF at the Millhouse Restaurant
    Fri 24   Members Friday Golf Competition
             Monthly Medal & Matchplay Draw                        Fri 30   Members Friday Golf Competition
             Members TGIF                                                   Monthly Medal
                                                                            Members TGIF  
    Sat 25   Forsyth Barr & Wild Hare Wines Matchplay Champs

    Sun 26   Forsyth Barr & Wild Hare Wines Matchplay Champs
             Celebratory Function & Prizegiving at The Clubhouse

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                                                                        key golf member
     april 2012

     Fri 6     Good Friday NZ Public Holiday                            New Members                           Friday 21 October 2011
               Members Friday Golf Competition                          Welcome at TGIF                  5.00pm – 7.00pm Clubhouse
               Members TGIF
                                                                        Members Annual                     Saturday 22 October 2011
     Sun 8     Southern Motor Court Autumn Shield                       General Meeting                                    10.00am
               Shotgun Start                                 11.30am
                                                                        Millbrook Body                     Saturday 22 October 2011
               Prizegiving & Dinner at The Clubhouse
                                                                        Corporate Meeting                                   1.00pm
     Mon 9     Easter Monday NZ Public Holiday
                                                                        All meetings held in the Millhouse Conference Centre
     Fri 13    Members Friday Golf Competition
               4BBB Stableford                                          Key Member Golf Events
               Members TGIF
                                                                        Rockburn Wines Spring Cup           Sunday 23 October 2011
     Fri 20    Members Friday Golf Competition                                                                (Long Lunch function)
               Captain’s Choice
                                                                        Members Bledisloe Plate
               Members TGIF
                                                                        Challenge Members Friday             Friday 4 November 2011
     Wed 25    ANZAC Day NZ Public Holiday
                                                                        Halberg Trust Tournament             Friday 9 December 2011
     Fri 27    Final Members Friday Golf Competition
                                                                        Santa’s Charity Members Friday Friday 16 December 2011
               Monthly Medal
               Final Members TGIF                                       Family Holiday Ambrose                Sunday 8 January 2012

                                                                        Club Championship Weekend
                                                                        Day One                               Friday 13 January 2012
     Please Note: Casual Friday Golf will continue through May to       Day Two                            Saturday 14 January 2012
     October 10.30 or 11.00am, please check with Pro Shop Team          Youth Club Championships
     For any other local events of interest during the season, please   Day One                            Thursday 26 January 2012
     either contact Guest Services; use the Millbrook Website on        Day Two                               Friday 27 January 2012
     www.millbrook.co.nz or Destination Queenstown                      Noosa Springs Challenge Event
     on www.queenstown-nz.co.nz                                         Welcome Cocktails              Tuesday 14 February 2012
                                                                        Day One                    Wednesday 15 February 2012
                                                                        Day Two                       Thursday 16 February 2012

                                                                        Forsyth Barr & Wild Hare Wines       Saturday 25 & Sunday 26
                                                                        Matchplay Champs Weekend                       February 2012

                                                                        Queenstown Golf Club Challenge         Sunday 4 March 2012

                                                                        Peregrine Series Final                 Friday 16 March 2012

                                                                        Southern Motor Court
                                                                        Autumn Shield & Dinner                   Sunday 8 April 2012

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     key social                                                                       last season’s
     member events                                                                    event results
     at millbrook                                                                     at millbrook

     Partridge Nine & Dine Twilight Golf           Wednesdays 2 November,             Rockburn Wines            Youth Club Champs 2011:
                                                   7 December 2011                    Spring Cup 2010:          Youth Club Champion:
                                                   1 February & 7 March 2012          Ben Hamilton,             Takashi Goda
                                                                                      Gillian Flahive
     Family Holiday Sports Day & BBQ               Sunday 8 January 2012
                                                                                      Winning team of
     Quiz Night                                    Wednesday 25 January 2012                                    Quiz Night 2011:
                                                                                      Dan Spary,
                                                                                                                Peter & Annabelle Woodhouse
                                                                                      Alan Jenkins,
                                                                                                                with Michael Pappas &
                                                                                      John Hodge
                                                                                                                Heather Livengood
                                                                                      & Guest Warwick Vrede
     Top Left: The Winning Quiz Night Team 2011 Peter Woodhouse,
     Sponsor Chris James, Michael Pappas, Annabelle Woodhouse and Heather Livengood
                                                                                                                Forsyth Barr &
     Top Right: The 2011 Matchplay Champs Winning Ryder Cup Team                      MACTODD Nine & Dine
                                                                                                                Wild Hare Wines
     celebrating at The Clubhouse                                                     Series 2010-2011:
                                                                                                                Matchplay Champs 2011:
     Bottom Left: Valerie Pike & Mike Wallace 2011 Club Champions                     3 November 2010 –
                                                                                                                Ernst Wenger,
     Bottom Right: Takashi Goda Inaugural Youth Club Champion 2011                    Trevor & Vivienne Kerr
                                                                                                                Betty Robinson
                                                                                      with Russell &
                                                                                      Trish Hamilton
                                                                                      1 December 2010 –         Peregrine Series 2010-2011:
                                                                                      Don & Jan Spary           Ernst Wenger,
                                                                                      with Jill Egerton &       Valerie Pike
                                                                                      John Guthrie
                                                                                      3 February 2011 –
                                                                                      Kevin Peterson &          Southern Motor Court
                                                                                      Angela Longney            Autumn Shield 2011:
                                                                                      with John &               Simon Rutherford,
                                                                                      Maureen Hodge             Frances Nicholas
                                                                                      2 March 2011 –            Winning team of
                                                                                      Ray & Valerie Pike with   Graham Gosney,
                                                                                      Graeme & Di Boyer         Malcolm Arnold,
                                                                                                                Terry Stevens
                                                                                                                & Eric Faesenkloet
                                                                                      Club Champs 2011:
                                                                                      Club Champions:
                                                                                      Mike Wallace & Val Pike
                                                                                      Division 2:
                                                                                      Simon Rutherford
                                                                                      & Judy James
                                                                                      Division 3:
                                                                                      Russ McLean

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     membership services                                                membership
     contacts                                                           privileges

     Membership Services Manager – Brian Spicer                         New Membership Card & Voucher System
     Senior Manager in charge of the Membership Department,             New Membership Cards will be issued for all existing and new
     encompassing the golf course, health & fitness centre and           Members to replace previous cards, be effective from 1 October
     membership policy and function. Brian is situated with the         2011 and will not be reissued annually. These new cards are
     Accounts Team in the Millbrook Compound.                           now able to be swiped at all Millbrook outlets for access and to
     direct dial: 03 441 7036 or extension 7407, mobile: 021-427 723    utilise all your membership privileges as well as identify you to
     or email: brian.spicer@millbrook.co.nz                             all the Millbrook Team and protect your membership privileges.
     Membership Co-ordinator – Adele Robins                             Please ensure that you have your new Millbrook Country Club
     Your first point of contact for all membership queries.             membership card with you when you are at Millbrook to enjoy
     tel: 03 441 7000 extension 7306                                    all benefits, ensure you receive your privileges and to avoid
     mobile: 021-701 152 email: membership@millbrook.co.nz              incorrect or unauthorised usage, thereby protecting your
     Membership Committee                                               interests at all times. Members Complimentary Vouchers are
     Your Membership Committee is elected to represent the              now electronically issued and redeemed instantly at either the
     needs and interests of the membership as a whole. In full          Health & Fitness Centre or the Pro Shop and all Members Guest
     collaboration with Millbrook Management the Committee will         Cards are electronic swipe cards that can be activated as
     discuss and progress relevant or current membership issues on      required, if arranged in advance by contacting the Membership
     your behalf.                                                       Co-ordinator. You have 5 Complimentary Voucher & 5 Member
     Please Note: The membership year runs from 1 October               Guest Card entitlements available to utilise each season and
     to 30 September annually, therefore new members of the             please note that these will not be carried over if unused by 30
     Membership Committee will be voted in at the AGM, on               September annually.
     Saturday 22 October 2011.                                          Please Note: The Millbrook Team will be strictly enforcing the
                                                                        new swipe membership card policy and system from 1 October
     Key Millbrook Contacts for Members
                                                                        2011 and we thank you for your continuing assistance and
     The Pro Shop Team:
                                                                        support of this procedure at Millbrook Country Club.
     tel: 03 441 7010 fax: 03 441 7007 email: proshop@millbrook.co.nz
     The Health & Fitness Team:
                                                                        The following privileges will be effective upon presentation of a
     tel: 03 441 7014 fax: 03 441 7033 email: handf@millbrook.co.nz
                                                                        valid Millbrook Country Club Membership card:
     The Spa Team:
     tel: 03 441 7000 ext. 7603 email: thespa@millbrook.co.nz           Golf & Pro Shop
     The Front Office Team:                                                 Complimentary year-round green fees.
     tel: 03 441 7000 fax: 03 441 7007 email: fdesk@millbrook.co.nz        Complimentary small bucket of range balls for practise at
     The Reservations Team:                                                the driving range per day.
     tel: 03 441 7000 (select 1) or 0800 800 604                           Annual issue of 5 complimentary vouchers for friends, family
     fax: 03 441 7037 email: reservations@millbrook.co.nz                  or guests, redeemable either on the Golf Course for one
     The Housekeeping Team:                                                complimentary round of golf, or one day’s use of the Health
     tel: 03 441 7000 ext. 7103 email: house@millbrook.co.nz               & Fitness Facility (per person).
     The Maintenance Team:
                                                                           Preferential Tee Times.
     tel: 03 441 7000 ext. 7205 email: gary.askham@millbrook.co.nz
                                                                           Guests must play with a Member, at an accompanied guest
     Millbrook Realty & Membership Sales:
                                                                           rate of $50, with a maximum of three guests at one time.
     tel: 03 441 7062 email: property@millbrook.co.nz

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     membership privileges

         Carts to be hired at the discounted rate of $30 per round.                                    Health & Fitness Centre
         30% discount off golf equipment hire.                                                           Complimentary and year-round access to swimming pool,
         Complimentary use of golf trundler & use of changing rooms.                                     spas, sauna, hot pools, tennis, and volleyball courts, Fitness
                                                                                                         Centre assessment and programme prescription, yoga &
         Complimentary golf club storage during the year, (subject
                                                                                                         exercise classes, upon production of a valid Membership card.
         to availability).
                                                                                                           Members rate of $77 for a 10 visit Health & Fitness
         10% discount on all purchases at the Golf Pro Shop.
                                                                                                           Concession Card, which gives unaccompanied access to
         Special Members coaching rates.
                                                                                                           spas, pool and Fitness Centre for family, friends or guests.
         Preferential rates for Members coaching clinics.                                                  These must be authorised by a Member.
         Complimentary bike hire                                                                           Members rate of $50 for a 10 visit Indoor Swimming Pool
                                                                                                           Concession Card at the Health & Fitness Centre for pool-
     Sister Club Golfing Arrangements:
                                                                                                           only access for family, friends or guests. These must be
     Laguna Golf & Country Club in Singapore, Clearwater Resort
                                                                                                           authorised by a Member.
     in Christchurch, Brookwater in Brisbane & Noosa Springs
     in Queensland. Please contact the Pro Shop for further details.                                       10% discount on all purchases at the Health & Fitness Centre.

     Accommodation                                                                                     The Spa
       50% discount (off the hotel rack rate) off accommodation.                                          10% discount on beauty/massage treatments at The Spa
     (Reservations essential, subject to seasonal availability, non-transferable)                         at Millbrook.
     Please Note: This discount does not apply to Fairway Homes.
                                                                                                           10% discount on all purchases at The Spa at Millbrook.
                                                                                                       Member Guest Privileges:
         Millbrook airport shuttles and transfers available at $20pp
                                                                                                         $50 golf green fees & 10% discount on cart & trundler hire*
         for Adults and $10pp for Children (12 & under) each way
         at the top of the hour to all Members and their immediate                                         25% discount on rack rate hotel accommodation**
         family – with at least 24 hours notice.                                                           10% discount on food & beverage at Millbrook restaurants.
         Please Note: Airport Shuttles are not complimentary for Member’s Guests.                          Access to Health & Fitness Centre for $11pp per day and
         Pleae contact Reception for further shuttle information and availability.
                                                                                                           $5pp per day for pool-only access.
     Food & Beverage                                                                                       10% discount on beauty/massage treatments at The Spa
        20% discount off all food and beverage at all Millbrook                                            at Millbrook.
        outlets (The Clubhouse, The Millhouse Restaurant and Hole                                          $20 per person / $10 per child each way airport shuttle –
        in One Bar and Guest Lounge).                                                                      must be booked 24 hours in advance by Member.
         10% discount on the total bill (including food & beverages)                                   * Subject to availability & please note Members Guests cannot participate in Members
                                                                                                       Friday Golf Competitions or Member Events without being accompanied by a Member, i.e.,
         at Sala Sala.                                                                                 this excludes presentation of Members Guest Cards (un-accompanied usage) on these
     Please Note: Reservations are essential for meals at the restaurants, subject to availability,    occasions during the Season.
     discounts are non- transferable.                                                                  ** Does not include Fairway Homes
     This discount may not apply to individual functions, special events or promotions or be used in
     conjunction with any other promotion operating at the outlets at the same time.                   Please Note: Members discounts may not apply to sales or special promotions & when used
                                                                                                       in conjunction with any gift vouchers.
     Functions & Events                                                                                Please check with the Membership Co-ordinator, at any time, should you need further
                                                                                                       clarification of these privileges.
        Exclusive use of any Millbrook outlet or venue may be
        available by special arrangement with the Manager,
        Food & Beverage directly. Venue hire will apply.

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     millbrook golf rules
     and etiquette

     We trust you will enjoy your golf this season at Millbrook and              As a general rule, for major events, you can choose your own
     would ask that you please check with the Pro Shop on                        team. However, exceptions do apply, so please check each
     441 7010 if you require further clarification on the following.              specific event’s entry form for full details and clarification.

        A maximum course handicap of 27 for men and 36 for ladies                Stableford Round
        will be applied during ALL Members Tournaments, including                In order to make things run faster, can Members please observe
        Peregrine Series and Medal play on Fridays.                              the following points on your card:
        Please Note: All interested entrants must notify the Pro Shop
                                                                                     Ensure that you have completed all “lotto” marks to record
        in advance if they do not hold an official NZGA handicap.
                                                                                     your score as these will be used for handicap purposes.
        Please remember to check in at the Pro Shop whenever you
                                                                                    Write your total stableford points in the “S/ford” box.
        play at Millbrook. All players should start at #1 unless other
        arrangements are made with the Starter of the day.                          If you had a 2, please write the number 2 at the top of your
        All 18-hole rounds of golf at Millbrook should take no longer than          card, beside your name and circle it.
        4 ½ hours. Please note that slow play will be actively managed.
                                                                                 Medal Round
        Please observe Millbrook’s dress code of branded golf shirt, dress
        trousers or shorts for men; and golf shirt, dress trousers, shorts         Write your gross score in the Gross Box (unless you picked
        or skirts for women. Whilst tidy denim is allowed on the course            up, in which case put a line through this box).
        Saturday – Thursday, it is not appropriate for any Member Golf              Write your nett score in the Nett Box.
        Events. Soft spikes only.                                                   If you had a 2, please write the number 2 at the top of your
        The Golf Team would be happy to store your clubs in our long-term           card, beside your name and circle it.
        storage area, subject to availability. Please enquire at the Pro Shop.
                                                                                    Ensure that you have completed all “lotto” marks to record your
                                                                                    score as these will be used for handicap purposes.
     Please register before 11.45am for 18 holes & 2.30pm for 9 holes            Please return all completed and signed scorecards to the Pro
     for a Members Friday Competition. This enables us to collate the            Shop by 5.30pm each Members Friday and by the designated
     participants and complete the draw before the announcement                  time for other major events, in order to be eligible for all
     at 12.15/2.45pm and the field to start at the scheduled time of              competition prizes. If you have any queries regarding the
     12.30/3.00pm.                                                               completion of cards, please ask one of the Pro Shop Team.
     The Policy of the Club is to have as much integration as possible.          Tees
     Therefore your Members Committee reiterates the following                      For the major events we will generally play blue tees for
     policy which applies to Members Friday Golf Competitions:                      men and red tees for women.
     Draws                                                                          All other events (other Fridays and Nine & Dines) we will
        Peregrine Fridays Submit your own team or we will make up                   play men off the white tees and women off the yellow tees.
        a team                                                                      For Medal events different tees will apply to the different
        Medal Fridays Random draw within each handicap division                     divisions – men being white or blue tees and women being
        All other Fridays Random draw. The only exception to the                    yellow or red tees – depending on their division.
        random draw rule is when a Member brings a Guest, where                     Peregrine events will be played in divisions with all men playing
        the Member and Guest can play together. Likewise, if                        off the blue tees and all women playing off the red tees.
        2 Guests are friends and want to arrange a 4-ball with 2
        Members, this is also allowed.                                           Thank you for your support and assistance with the
                                                                                 enforcement of the above policies. Happy golfing!

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     event format

     Members Friday Golf 7 October 2011 – 27 April 2012
     Members and their guests can enter into an 18-hole competition.
     A strictly “random” draw will be done at 12.15pm and play will
     commence from multiple tees at 12.30pm. Members must book
     in advance or be here by 11.45am as registrations will close
     each Friday at 11.45am to allow time to organise the field.
     Members bringing guests will be “drawn” together. There will also
     be a 9-Hole Competition available each Friday from 2.30/3pm on
     the same basis, beginning from 7 October 2011. Please return all
     completed and signed scorecards to Pro Shop Desk by 5.30pm
     to be eligible for prizes. Members Friday prize giving will be
     held during Members TGIF.

     Members Peregrine Series November 2011 – March 2012
     Six events being held throughout the season. Individual stableford
     competition played in divisions with men off the blue tees and
     women off the red tees. These events are open to Members and
     their guests only. Please note that the best 2 scores, in addition
     to the final day’s round, will count when determining the overall
     winners. Substantial daily prizes on offer for all competitors whilst
     an overall series prize will be offered to members only. $25 entry fee
     will apply (in addition to any Members Guest fees payable).

     Monthly Medal
     To be held on the last Friday of every month during the season.
     Best nett stroke play competition split into handicap divisions for
     both ladies and men, with best gross round of the day recognised.

     Members TGIF 7 October 2010 – 27 April 2011
     Members and their guests can catch up and socialise at
     The Clubhouse from 5-7pm (unless otherwise advised), in
     conjunction with the prize giving from the day’s golf competition.
     Complimentary Members platter available from 5pm.

     Members Millbrook Hikers Casual basis
     Keep fit and socialise with other Members as well as explore
     local trails in and around the Wakatipu Basin. Organised walks
     advised each Wednesday through the Membership email with
     contact details.

     Please Note: Tennis court bookings are available via the
     Health & Fitness Centre for both the Astroturf and grass courts.

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     special member events


     The Rockburn Wines Spring Cup Tournament
     Sunday 23 October 2011
     Individual stableford plus teams’ event followed by luncheon
     and prize giving at The Clubhouse.
     Please Note: – Bookings essential by due date advertised.

     Partridge Jewellers Nine & Dine Twilight Series Wednesday 2
     November & Wednesday 7 December 2011 5.30 – 7.30pm
     Twilight golf on offer for Members at Millbrook this season with this
     popular 4-event series. 9 holes followed by prize giving and a meal
     to take advantage of the longer summer evenings. Scheduled for
     the first Wednesday of the month during November & December
     2011 and then February and March 2012.

     Platinum Sports Members Bledisloe Plate Members
     Friday 4 November 2011
     Head to head Matchplay against the Aussies! Defend our title and
     help Millbrook retain the Plate for another year! Moved to a Friday
     afternoon as part of the Members Friday Competition to allow more
     participation by Members and followed with TGIF at the Clubhouse.

     Santa’s Charity Members Friday Golf Ambrose
     Friday 16 December 2011
     An 18-hole Ambrose teams event with single and team entries
     welcome to encourage a festive Friday of golf for a good
     cause – Entry fees collected on the day given to The Salvation
     Army at the TGIF prize giving.


     Holiday Ambrose, Sports Day & BYO BBQ Picnic
     Sunday 8 January 2012
     A relaxed 9 or 18-Hole Ambrose event for all Members with
     their family, friends and guests to get together and enjoy an
     afternoon of social golf, followed by chip & putt and other
     activities at the Fox’s Rush Picnic Area with a casual BYO BBQ
     and casual prize giving. Please bring your own BBQ food,
     drinks, adequate clothing and seating for the evening.
     Please note there is no Rain Day alternative for this event. 

                                                                             Photo by Eden Brackstone

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     special member events

     Club Championships Friday 13 & Saturday 14 January 2012             Forsyth Barr & Wild Hare Wines Matchplay Championships
     (Rain day Sunday 15 January 2012)                                   Saturday 25 - Sunday 26 February 2012
     Weekend tournament designed to identify the best golfers in         This is an individual hole by hole event – yet all players play at
     the Club. Best combined gross over 36 holes, run in multiple        least 4 rounds of fun, competitive golf over the weekend. The
     divisions. Prize giving and celebratory function at The Clubhouse   matchplay finals are played over 18 holes. There is a special Friday
     Saturday14 January 2012 Day One 12 Noon Registration and            night “Draw Party” held in The Clubhouse to announce the draw
     Day Two 9.00am Report Time.                                         which concludes with a meal and prize giving at The Clubhouse
                                                                         Restaurant. Draw announced at The Clubhouse, 6 – 8 pm, Friday
     Junior Golf Academy
                                                                         24 February (Please note there will be no Calcutta).
     Tuesday 17, Wednesday 18 & Thursday 19 January 2012
     This offers a concentrated 3-day workshop clinic for Junior and     Southern Motor Court Autumn Shield
     Youth Members to improve their golf at Millbrook.                   Easter Sunday 8 April 2012
     Each session will run for 3 hours, 9.00am – 12 Noon, charges will   This is an individual stableford competition with a teams event
     apply for the 3-day programme & must be booked in advance.          and is the final event of the Season with celebratory dinner at
     Note: Only Junior Members can attend the Academy.                   The Clubhouse after golf. This is a good opportunity to catch
                                                                         up with Members before many leave the area or take a winter
     Youth Club Championships
                                                                         break from Millbrook and celebrate the season together
     Thursday 27 & Friday 28 January 2012
     The second year of this new competition to encourage our
                                                                         Special Golfing Opportunties
     youth members and find the best youth golfers in the Club.
                                                                         Sunday Members Golf Clinics November 2011 – February 2012
     Partridge Jewellers Nine & Dine Twilight Series
                                                                         Monthly and on demand comprehensive clinics to allow more
     Wednesday 1 February and
                                                                         participation. Catering for beginners through to experienced
     Wednesday 7 March 2012 5.30 – 7.30pm
                                                                         golfers in a relaxed learning environment. See Membership email
     Biannual Noosa Springs Millbrook Challenge                          for further details. Note: Only Members may attend and a charge
     Tuesday 14 – Thursday 16 February 2012                              will apply.
     The return match at Millbrook hosting our friends from our Sister
     Club, Noosa Springs from Queensland involving a welcome             Ben Gallie Playing Lesson Days Tuesdays & Thursdays
     cocktail function on Tuesday 14 February and two days of golf       November 2011– February 2012
     with luncheon & dinner functions. Day One Wednesday 15              Replacing Midweek Golf Schools where Ben Gallie will offer
     February followed by a luncheon and Day Two Thursday 16             monthly and on demand playing lesson days for those available
     February followed by celebratory dinner.                            and keen to fine tune all aspects of their game on course. See
                                                                         Membership email for further details. Note: Only Members may
                                                                         attend and a charge will apply.

                                                                         Millbrook Country Club and Membership Committee wish to
                                                                         recognise and sincerely thank the support of their key event
                                                                         sponsors this season:
                                                                         Forsyth Barr, Lexus, Partridge Jewellers, Peregrine Wines,
                                                                         Rockburn Wines, Southern Motor Court & Wild Hare Wines.

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           Millbrook Country Club Limited
            Malaghans Road, Arrowtown,
 Private Bag 50078, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
              Toll Free NZ: 0800 800 604
Telephone: +64 3 441 7000 Facsimile: +64 3 441 7007
            Website: www.millbrook.co.nz

      Leading Golf Resort in Australasia 2011

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