Local Rules
Effective 1st Jan 2019
Members Only
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As you are probably aware the Rules of Golf change in January. This means that our local rules have also been amended to the following -

Scorecard Local Rules 2019

OUT OF BOUNDS (Rule 18)
1. Beyond the Boundary fences of the golf course
2. Beyond the white posts on the 1st hole
3. In or beyond the ditches to the left of the 7th and 8th holes
4. Beyond the white posts to the left of the 9th hole and around the clubhouse

2. PENALTY AREA (Rule17)
All ditches and ponds are penalty areas which are marked:
Red Stakes- Red Penalty area, Yellow Stakes- Yellow Penalty Area


3. EMBEDDED BALL (Rule16)

A ball embedded in its’ own pitch mark in a General Play area may be lifted cleaned and dropped without penalty, as near as possible to the spot where it lay, and the relief is one club length from this point no nearer the hole

4. IMMOVABLE OBSTRUCTIONS (Rule 16)
The following are designated as Immovable Obstructions

1. All artificially covered pathways, excluding bridges within penalty areas
2. All posts and rails and course furniture
3. All parts of the automatic irrigation system
4. The player may take relief under Rule 16.1b if an immovable obstruction is on the line of play, and is within two club lengths of the putting green, and with two club lengths of the ball (ie. sprinkler heads)

5. STAKED TREES AND MANMADE GARDENS

Staked trees and manmade gardens are NO PLAY ZONES and if a players ball lies in or touches such a tree or garden, or interferes with a player’s stance, or intended swing the player must take (free) relief


New scorecards will be available soon but these changes are effective from 1.1.19

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