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NEWSLETTER 119                                                                           3rd June 2015
"DOWN AT THE CLUB . . ."


Message from . . .

SANDY DANCKWERTS
Advertising, Media & Events Co-ordinator

 

Greetings to you all, Members & Friends . . .

Another very busy weekend down at our Club beginning on Friday with the Business Day Golf, then the Youthworx Golf Day on Saturday and to end it all of off, our Ladies Club Champs on Sunday.  So much of activity happening down at our Club!!  Many thanks to all of you for your most wonderful support.

Many thanks to Graeme Milligan from Harbour View Spar for kindly sponsoring the Business Day Golf on Friday afternoon for us.  We had 92 players in the field with 45 visitors as well and it was, I believe, a good round of golf that was enjoyed by all!!


Graeme & Taryn Milligan have owned the Harbour View Superspar for almost 2 years now and they are thoroughly enjoying living down on the South Coast. They love the work that they do and have a wonderful 4 year old daughter that is also flourishing at her pre-school and just loves going to work with Dad on Saturdays to pick items from the shelf and place them into her own little trolley. A family driven business by far, that always strives to give the best possible service where possible in our Community, and they would like to thank the people of the South Coast for making Harbour View Superspar their number 1 grocery store.
 

Friday – 29 May 2015 – Harbour View Spar Business Day Results.
 
1st:       Swift - Kevin Loring, Carl Grobler, Leon Reeders & Ken Morris – 99 pts
2nd:       Fups - Dave Mee, Murray Ross, Howard Frizelle & Geoff Hudson – 96 pts
3rd:       Roy’s Electrical – Roy Watkins, Jan Roos, Errol Rudman & Pat McCormick – 95 pts

 

FRIDAY EVENING!!!
 


Many thanks to everyone for attending the Club Members Draw last Friday evening. Sadly no winner again for the week so the jackpot will be R1600 for this coming week so hope to see you all there!!

Any patron that supports our Club on a Friday night can enter into our Bar Lucky Draws and can win so please invite your family and friends to join us!!

PLEASE NOTE - You have to be present at the Club to win these prizes if your name is drawn!!

If there is anyone out there that would like to contribute towards our Lucky Draw prizes for Friday night and sponsor a prize please could you contact me.  Our Friday evenings are quite festive at the moment with lots of support from the Members and also the local community so additional prizes would be great to add to the fun!! 

I also advertise and promote your business as well in recognition of your contribution towards the prize evening, so it is well worth it to be a part of our Friday evening Fun!!

Winners for last Friday were . . .

 

Winner of the R100 Meal Voucher at Schooners Restaurant was Jesse Verster (Jnr).  Many thanks to Blackie & Marie Swart for this lovely prize!!

Winner of the Bells Whiskey Lucky Draw was Charles Hulley. Many thanks to Tails Up - Port Shepstone & Rob Piers for this sponsorship.

Winner of the R250 Harvey World Travel Hamper was Ian Jones.  Many thanks to Sarah Margison from Harvey World Travel for organising this fantastic end of the month prize!!

See some social pics of Friday evening below.  The others can be viewed on our Facebook page . . .

A big thanks to all of you who supported the Club on Friday evening.  A bit of a quiet evening socially, but with some added excitement with the Sharks game!! However, it was really great to see our usual supporters of the Lucky Draw that showed up and also to those of you that waited in anticipation for the Club Members Draw.  Thanks for the support . . .

Many thanks also to our DJ "Stoppy" who kept us entertained for the evening with his awesome selection of music as always.  Thanks Pete!!

 

The Rugby Report supplied by Denis Venter from Kidz Mini Mag & OSA Creative Marketing.

 A fine Friday it was…….

 
It’s a bit of sad state of our current season when we as fans are happy that the team won. Even with a mediocre performance.  It was a hard fought win…..with the boys working hard for most of the 80 minutes to eke out a 25-21 win.
 
Like the rest of the season this was a game filled with errors and not too much to get excited about…..but they did win…. 
 
It would so seem that brain farts run in the du Plessis DNA….Jannie got a yellow card for slapping Rebels prop Laurie Weeks behind the head….Weeks then thought he would go one better….and got red carded for retaliating with a few punches of his own…. The fight went to Jannie on points….
 
The future of the Sharks is starting to look a bit brighter with a few of the boys standing up in these last few games.
 
First and foremost must be S’bura Sithole, who’s been steadily improving week by week and on Friday night put in a truly excellent performance. With his incredible strength to power ratio he is showing that it’s not always bulk that powers through the opposition. Friday night watching S’bura reminded me of our own South Coast boy Trevor Halstead when he powered over the line with a few defenders hanging on his back. With Khaya Majola being a real work horse he ensured we stole a good number of balls in the loose, had a great tackle count and very few individual errors.
 
In these darker days, the Sharks future is still looking bright with some great young talent coming through. I think we could be in for a great Currie Cup.
 
Scorers: 
Cell C Sharks: 25 (10) 
Tries: S'bura Sithole, Lwazi Mvovo, Heimar Williams 
Conversions: Lionel Cronje (2) 
Penalties: Lionel Cronje (2)
Rebels: 21 (7)
Tries: Scott Higginbotham (2), Bryce Hegarty 
Conversions: Jack Debreczeni (3)
 
In other news from the Shark Tank.

 

  • The du Plessis brother are set to join an old friend Mr Jack White at the French club Montpellier after the World Cup…. This should be interesting….White is big on player discipline and the Brothers are not…..
  • The Sharks have suffered another blow as Stephan Lewies and Frans Steyn will both miss the rest of the Super Rugby season due to injury. Both need surgery that will rule them out for an extended period. The Sharks duo suffered their injuries playing in Brisbane last week against the Reds.
  • The Beast is mentoring a young and up and coming Beast in training…. Mpumelelo ‘Beast’ Xego, a talented youngster from the Eastern Cape. Beast Mark 1 has taken Mpumelelo under his wing and is mentoring him as he grows as a man and as a rugby player. Through his own apparel sponsors ASICS, Mtawarira has arranged for Mpumelelo to be kitted out with gear in order to give him every chance of aspiring to reach the heights of his own career to eventually represent the Sharks - and the Springboks.
     
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Cell C Sharks vs DHL Stormers
Saturday 13 June - 19:10 
Growthpoint Kings Park
                                                                                                            
 

 

Some "fun" golfing news from Saturday . . .

On Saturday we had a format whereby you could choose your own playing partner.

John Bower (left in pic) "tongue in cheek" asked Jenny Hulley if he could arrange that he play with either Gary Player, Ernie Els or Julia Roberts.

Unfortunately Gary & Ernie were otherwise occupied but Julia was kind enough to make an appearance.

See the fantastic pic below!!!!! My oh My . . . Julia Roberts is indeed looking more and more beautiful these days!!

Saturday - 30 May 2015 – Youthworx Golf Day Results - Combined Stableford.
 
1st:       Peppy Govender & Abel Yeeranna    83 pts.
2nd:      Jason & Sam Price                              81 pts.
3rd:       Howard Crouch                                  76 pts.

 

Our PSCC Ladies Club Champs were played on Sunday and were very proudly sponsored by The South Coast Herald.

Results were as follows:

Club Champion: Kim Strauss 158 (Gross)

GOLD Div Winner: Lizzie Currie 159 (Gross)

SILVER Winner: Kim Strauss 158 (Gross)

Runner Up: Yzelle Greyling 169

BRONZE Winner: Cecelia Verster 187

Runner Up: Gloria Lundie 194

COPPER Winner: Wendy Timmer - 70 Indiv. Stableford pts

Runner Up: Liana Klopper - 54 Indiv. Stab pts

Best Overall: Kim Strauss 132 Nett

Runner Up: Colleen Eaton 144 nett

A.M. Nett Winner: Yzelle Greyling 70

P.M. Nett Winner: Colleen Eaton 69

Sunday Music with Dave Marks!!

There was once again truly an awesome crowd at the Club on Sunday with most tables booked.

Once again this Sunday Dave with his guests will be entertaining us with hopefully some added surprises  – John ‘Open G’ Collins & Jim ‘Piano Accordion’ Docherty, will Rock ‘n Roll us as usual . . . and yes let's keep our eye on the Club Facebook page for updates as to this Sunday's music closer to the end of the week.

Many thanks to all of you who support the Club on a Sunday.  Please remember to email me or whats app me any pics that you might take on a Sunday . . . all submissions are most welcome.

Please all remember to book your tables for this Sunday as well. 

 

Coming up this Friday down at the Club . . .

The fires will be lit on Friday evening and meat, salads and rolls can be purchased from Saffron Chefs.  There will also be the delicious Friday Dinner Menu as well.

Music wise this friday . . . I have by popular demand a bit of a surprise for all of you so scroll down a bit further for some more information . . .

Besides the Club Members Draw this Friday evening we will also be having our Club 100 draw, so if you would like to be a part of this Club please contact Carrie Pieterse, Our Club Manager for more information.

 

A delicious selection of meat can be purchased from Saffron Chefs on Friday evenings including Salads & Rolls, so please join us for a Braai and invite your family & friends to join in.

This Friday evening down at our Club we will be featuring the band Braxton Hix.

Braxton Hix is a rock band founded in 2003 in New Zealand by guitarist Ivan the Terrible, formerly of Dr Doolittle.  This band has undergone many changes from New Zealand, Australia and South Africa but they are now currently based on the South Coast.

Their music includes influences of Deep Purple, Pink Floyd, Uriah Heep, Black Sabbath, East European ethnic music, classical music and a wide variety of great musicians, bands and styles.

The band say their interests are fans, beer, braai, dear friends and pleasant people!!

So please support the Club this Friday evening and bring along your friends and your dancing shoes and come and party!!

Please could I ask that you all give generously to the hat when it is passed around.


 

This Saturday the 6th of June we have the Monthly Mug sponsored by Auto Exec happening down at the Club and we also have Round 7 of The Cellar API Cup.

Please contact the PRO Shop for more details.

Cape Town – Lagoon Beach Hotel

4 minutes drive from Milnerton Golf Club

 

R3960 per person sharing

Includes – Flights ex Durban, 3 days car hire, 3 nights accommodation including breakfast

 

Added extras:

Table Mountain Cableway return ticket for R225 pp

Full Day Peninsula tour for R770 pp

 

Valid till September 2015

 

Call for more info Harvey Shelly Beach 0393156330

Some Bowling News . . .

MAUREEN MULLER – CHAMPION BOWLER

 
Maureen has recently returned from the SA Nationals played in the Eastern Cape.  She achieved a gold medal in the Fours, a bronze medal in the Pairs and made the final 8 in the Senior Singles.  An amazing achievement!  This, together with her previous 3 gold medals at the Nationals, makes her one of the most accomplished woman bowlers of our district.  Well done Maureen, we are proud of your achievements.

 

It’s that time of year again… almost a month to go for the much talked about annual South Coast music & art event – the 5th Annual Arts Crafts Folk & Acoustic Music Festival that will take place as usual in the tranquil grounds of the Sanctuary of Love, Melville Beach on Youth Day 16th June 2015 from 10am to 5pm. 

The ‘main attractions’ for the festival are kept secret… we’ll let you all know next week. Suffice to say that they will blow the South Coast away on Youth Day June the 16th from 10am to 5pm.
 
Entrance is by donation . . . and there will be lots to do, eat and drink – stalls and displays of local South Coast craft, from Surfboards to Jewellery, from home-made preserves and cakes to fine art & musical instruments. People are advised to bring umbrella & blankets, for sun or rain, and bring the whole family. There will be lots for the children to do… not only to participate in the music, but there will be an early Puppet Show (9.30am) & Circle Dancing between the music performances. (NO iPads, iPods & the like … please…)

Notice to Arts and Crafts stall holders
– please note: it must be local, preferably hand-craft & art, and no merchandise. Those who wish to book a stall / table can call Kerry-Lee @ >> 083-271-7439 <<; R100 if you book before the end of the month, R150 from the 1st of June – but there are not many more stall-spaces available, so we advise people to call Kerry-Lee ASAP

 

IMPORTANT DATES COMING UP  TO DIARISE!!

6th of June - Auto Exec Monthly Mug/The Cellar API Cup

12th of June - Business Day Golf

13th June - Our Centenary Dinner which is to be a Formal event will take place in the evening.  Cost of the tickets are R150 pp which includes a 3 course meal.  Tickets are available from our Club Reception.  Please note that there will be a limited number of tickets available for this event so please get yours today!!

19th June - Business Day Bowls Challenge

20th June - Illovo/Lions Golf Day

21st June - Fathers Day
 

Have you purchased your Centenary Dinner ticket yet??

Why not??

This is going to be a Smart Casual event that will be one of our highlights this year celebrating our Centenary Year at the Club.

The theme for the evening will be "Down Memory Lane/I can't remember" and a chat show style dinner has been pre-planned for the evening.  There will be pre-dinner Sherries in the hall as well, together with lots of other "memorable moments" that will be happening, so this will be an evening that we all should be looking forward to. Saffron Chefs have prepared a very special Menu for the evening as well.

An evening not to be missed . . .

Get your ticket from the Club Reception today.

 

POSTPONED!!!!!

Please note that our Trivia Quiz Evening coming up has been postponed until August.  The exact date for this event will be announced closer to the time.

ADVERTISING AND SPONSORSHIP AT THE CLUB!!

Should you wish to ADVERTISE your business at the Club and become a part of the Sponsorship Project please could you get in touch with me.  All sponsorship fees are paid on an annual basis and extremely affordable.

Advertising space is available at the Bowling Green, the Cricket fields and in the Squash Court.

My contact details are below or email me sandy@thenaartjietree.co.za for more information and pricing options.

Should you have an existing board up and you would like to perhaps change your vinyl please contact me.  This can be done for you at a very affordable price.  Your advertising and branding must work for you so don't let your brand or logo become stale or faded.  Upgrade it!!

It is definitely worth being an advertiser at our Club!!  See below some new boards that have gone up recently at the Bowling Green.

 

ARE YOU LOOKING TO PURCHASE A NEW CAR? PSCC IS PART OF KIA’S FLEET CLUB . . .
 
As your Club is part of ours, if you purchase a new Kia, you may qualify for a sports club special deal off the standard price.
 
You will also qualify for the benefits of the KIA Fleet Care Club, which entitles you to:
 

 

  • Priority Servicing
  • Purchasing volume rebates to your club
  • Fleet discounts
  • Premium 5 year roadside assistance
  • The KIA FLC + (Family Like Care plus), courtesy rental vehicle programme

 
If you are a Club Member you will get this special deal from Kia.  Please see more details on the poster at the Club reception.

 

Proud Sponsor of our new courtyard roof extension Windowvert - South Coast!!!

And that's a wrap for what happened down at the Club this past weekend and a brief note of what will be happening this weekend and also our upcoming events. Please keep an eye on our Facebook page for updates.

Please email me by Tuesday 12 noon for any news or updates that you would like me to include in this newsletter. I will try my best to include every snippet of info that is sent to me.  Photo's are also most welcome!!  You may also What's App photo's to me on my cell number to include as well.

My words of wisdom for this week . . .

Instead of thinking outside the box, get rid of the box - Deepak Chopra.

See you at the Club!!

Cheers
Sandy

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