Archive for the ‘What’s new at Reading…’ Category

A.G.M. time and lots to look forward to…

Hello everyone. We are already into June and still the cold has not really arrived. Great news for the golf course and the bowling greens. While the frost stays away, everything remains green. I trust everyone had a good weekend. To the Lions supporters, nicely done! Commiserations to our Bulls supporters. It really was a […]

Nite putting works and Winter is here…

Hello everyone Well, winter is making an entrance with morning temperatures well into the single figures this week. Despite this, the days remain balmy and warm, which is ideal for golf and bowls. We really do have our bread buttered on both sides weather-wise in Gauteng! Reading hosted a full round of Scratch League on […]

Night putting anyone?

Good morning everyone I am sure all our members are highly frustrated after the wet weekend! The rain was as unexpected as it was prolonged. We had 92mm in 24 hours, which is highly unusual for late May. The result was a completely waterlogged and flooded golf course with no golf or bowls on Sunday […]

Night Putting – Next Friday

Hello everyone I trust you all had a great week and are looking forward to another relaxed enjoyable weekend at the club. This Sunday is our League Fundraiser. Please book your place in the pro shop. The idea is to raise funds to help towards league expenses for the year, so please tell all your […]

Our course is back, better than ever!

Hi everyone Firstly, may I say what a pleasure it was to be part of this wonderful club on Saturday! We re-opened the new 9th green with a full field and everyone played in high spirits and finished before dark. This was followed by a festive picture-taking with all our members on the 9th green. […]

New 9th Hole OPENS!

Hi everyone We are just a couple of days away from the opening of our new 9th hole and the excitement in the club is palpable! The field is full for Saturday afternoon and everyone is dying to test their skills on what promises to be a testing golf hole! The new fairway bunkers are […]

Remember to book for the 30th!

Hello everyone Let’s start with the BIG news! Our new 9th green is ready and the Grand Opening is on Saturday, 30th April in the afternoon field. The field is already fully booked after just a few days, but there are spaces open on the 1st and the 2nd May (which is a public holiday), […]

9th Hole opening date finalized! 30 April…

Hello everybody! It was certainly chilly last week but the weather is once again perfect “Highveld Autumn”, lovely for golf and bowls and perfect for a relaxing drink or meal on the verandah. Let me start by appealing to any members who haven’t paid subs to please make a plan to do so. We can […]

Back to school, but more holidays are looming

Hello everyone Welcome back. Kids have returned to school and the holidays are over (Until the end of the month when we have 2 more in less than a week). I trust everyone had a good break. The course has entered that stunning phase where the autumn colours start to kick in. It is the […]

Welcome back

Hi everyone The school holidays are over and the Easter Weekend past. It is a beautiful time of the year to play golf or bowls, with nice cool starts and warm sunny days to enjoy. The added bonus is the colours changing on the trees which is magical at “Reading”. The Friday night draw is […]