Veterans enjoy Collinsville trip
A TRIP to Collinsville was on the cards for the Proserpine veteran golfers this week as they competed against players from the home course as well as Home Hill and Bowen.
Collinsville local Mandy Fallon was the ladies champions on 40 points, ahead of Joyce Buckley on 36 and Caroline Awdry and Lyn Widt on 35.
Next in the rundown was Beryl Nowsworthy and Mandy Patterson on 34 and Jan Shuwalow on 33.
In the mens competition Michael Burkett used his local knowledge to card a winning 44, ahead of Proserpine golfer Clive Hughes on 40 and Rob Hose on 39.
Bob Bell and John Power were next closest on 37 ahead of Wayne Swift on 36 and Jim Dowell and Les Johns on 35.
This Tuesday is a normal club day in Proserpine and the following week is Melbourne Cup Day which will see players compete in a nine hole competition before finger food and drinks at the club house to watch the big race.