Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Shame on You, Mr President

Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Shame on You, Mr President

Article excerpt

WE the undersigned members of the Board of Horton Park Golf Club (representing the entire Board other than the President) wish to advise Club Members and readers that we do not support the views of the President as expressed in the Daily of 4 March 2011.

Until reading the said article the Board believed there was unanimous support for the purchase of Twin Waters albeit that had a realistic opportunity to build a new course been available that would have been preferred. As recently as an email dated 24 February the President approved the letter sent to Members recommending the purchase of Twin Waters and containing motions to that effect.

Nothing has occurred since that time which would alter that position. Indeed the letter from the Mayor and Acting CEO reinforces the position.

As members of the Board we wish to express our great disappointment that the President should choose to share his changed views through the press rather than directly to the Board.

Hugh McLaughlin, Vice President

Michael Moore, Captain

Debbie MacaulayLadies, Captain

Denis Manton, Treasurer

Tony Nicholson, Director-Relocation

Rod Smith, Director

Carmel Smith, Director

Vote for youth

We have an amazing group of 49 Juniors at Horton Park Golf Club.

Four of our best young players have been chosen for the 16-strong Queensland Junior squad.

Horton Park Golf Club has been voted the C[pounds sterling]Most Supportive ClubC[yen] of Junior golf, four years out of six by the C[pounds sterling]InvinciblesC[yen], a tour for the Juniors on the Coast.

Our boys have won the Junior Pennant for the Sunshine Coast for the past three years and our girls have been an integral part of our ladies weekend Pennant team.

The only way this can happen in the future is to have a seamless move to Twin Waters. …

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