What's on the Blackboard?
Our Inaugural Sponsors' Challenge:
was held on Friday, 18 January 2019 and included two teams:
1. City of Prospect, Captained by the Mayor, David O'Loughlin and included Deputy Mayor, Matt Larwood;
Cr Alison De Backer; and Cr Kristina Barnett; and
2. Member for Adelaide, Captain by the Hon Rachael Sanderson and included Dinh Nguyen; Kate Barrett;
and Aaron Matzkows.
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(Photos and details by Tamara Rebbeck)
The February 2019 Newsletter is here:
Visit to the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)
As part of our members enrichment programme, club members recently visited the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI),
which is South Australia's first independent flagship health and medical research institute and located on North Terrace.
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(Photos by Tamara Rebbeck and Sylvia Magin)
GC President's Trophy 2019
This competition was held at Croquet SA 25/28 Jan 2019.
Our club members Norma Greig and Kevin LePoidevin played well in the competition.
(Photos by Trevor Lapham)
Croquet SA Hot Weather Policy
Please note that the above is also the policy of the North Adelaide Croquet Club!
On days of "No Play", no organized play will occur and casual play is discouraged.
Croquet SA Presentations 15 Dec 2018
Our club was successful in the follwing GC/AC individual and team events:
Monika Curtis: Runner Up - SA Bronze Medal
Norma Greig: Winner - Spring Singles 5+
Norma Greig & Sue Huddy: Winners - Doubles Individual 6+
Lynne Hughes & Roger Harris: Winners - Doubles Individual 9+
North Adelaide: Runner Up - Saturday Pennants Open
North Adelaide: Runner Up - Autumn Pennants 6+
North Adelaide: Runner Up - Spring Pennants 6+
Kevin LePoidevin: Runner Up - Individual Events: Singles 8+
Northbury (North Adelaide & Salisbury): Winners - Night Doubles Div 4 (64+)
North Adelaide: Runners Up - Saturday Pennants Div 3 (32+)
Northbury (North Adelaide & Salisbury): Winners - Saturday Pennants Div 4 (64+)
The annual X Mas Lunch held on 8 Dec 2018 was enjoyed by all attending as is shown in this slideshow
The December 2018 Newsletter can be viewed here
North Adelaide Games 2018
These games, held between 2 November and 2 December 2018, were a very successful event.
Our thanks to the organizing committee, kitchen staff and hoop setters.
(L to R) Shirlene McBride, Mary Marsland, Greg Rowberry, Virginia Arney, John Arney, David Wise, Murray Baum,
Harley Watts, Roger Buddle, Dwayne McCormick, Shirley Howlett, Marga Podniek, Robyn Short and Mark Senior.
The October 2018 Newsletter can be viewed here
The August 2018 Newsletter can be viewed here
Photo by Anne Schantl
The 2018 AGM was held on 21 July 2018 and was well attended.
The Management Committee for 2018/19 is:
President: Kevin LePoidevin - 0403 836 954
Vice-President: Dan O'Connell -0419 866 982
Secretary: Tamara Rebbeck - 0408 237 934
Treasurer: Alf Schantl - 0417 821 098
Grounds Manager - William Pennino - 04107 821 058
Captaion Association Croquet: Janet Willshire - 0438 691 629
Captain Golf Croquet: Sue LePoidevin - 0411 134 161
Our Thanks to Alfred James Funeral Home Prospect for the provision of an excellent lunch.
State Government Grant for LED lights
A cheque for $20,000 was presented to the North Adelaide Croquet Club on 7 July 2018 (received by Janet Willshire - Club President)
by The Hon. Corey Wingard MP Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing and The Hon. Rachel Sanderson, State Member for Adelaide and Minister for Child Protection