Course News Articles

Update from John Mann – Course Manager

18th September 2020

The course staff had been readying the course for the return of golf on 13 September but to no avail. With 13 September in mind, greens renovations were scheduled earlier…. Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

4th September 2020

The staff are readying the course for an opening in the near future, and we hope to see you all out there sooner rather than later! It has been a… Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

21st August 2020

It certainly feels like spring is in the air (on some days anyway) here at Commonwealth. The Hibbertia and Bossiaea are flowering, which is usually a good sign that some… Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

7th August 2020

Unfortunately, here we are again. A golf course without any golfers! It has been a relatively dry period up until this week with only 15mm falling over the past month…. Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

15th July 2020

The weather has been consistently wet over the past month with minimal drying. Over 900mm of rain has fallen over the past 12 months and 40mm in July so far…. Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

15th June 2020

The wet weather has continued with another wetter than average month. Last years rainfall total of 480mm has already been reached with 520mm falling this year so far. With the… Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

22nd May 2020

At the time of writing, 15mm of rain has fallen on the golf course, with more forecast over the coming days. At this time of year the turf, particularly the… Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

15th May 2020

Welcome back! It has been great to see so many smiling faces back on course, although the weather on Wednesday morning was rather unwelcoming! Having the course closed has allowed… Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

8th May 2020

It has been a rare dry week on course with some milder conditions experienced. This has helped with some late season growth and the further establishment of the 2nd and 16th greens…. Read More

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Update from John Mann – Course Manager

1st May 2020

It has been a varied week weather-wise with glorious sunshine  Monday and Tuesday and cold following that. We have received a record 163mm of rainfall in April. The monthly average… Read More

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