Country Week Silver/Bronze
August 30 – September 1
Canadian Foursomes at Sun City Country Club
Silver/Bronze at Kwinana (Thur) and Royal Perth (Fri)
Schedule: Canadian Foursomes 30th, 18 holes stableford 31st & 1st
GA Handicap Limit: 32.0 (Silver 20.0 and below, Bronze 20.1 to 32.0)
GA Handicap limit of 32.0 and below.
Wednesday August 31st Canadian Foursomes: Royal Fremantle & Hartfield
Country Bronze Championship Cup: Jane Dudley (Denmark) & Gladys Hawkes Cup: Judy Fowler (Wongam Hills)
Country SIlver Tray: Coral Grant (Hopetoun) & Country Silver Cup: Sue Bloxam (Margaret River)
Thursday September 1st and Friday September 2nd 36 Holes Stableford: Wanneroo & Mount Lawley
(Silver GA 20.0 and below, Bronze GA 20.1 and above)
Country Silver Salver 36 Holes Gross Originated to cater for the 15 – 18 handicap range i.e. those not eligible for State Championships. Country Bronze Championships The predecessor Women’s Golf WA approached Mr. Linton (Silversmith) on 24/8/1956 to make a suitable cup for this event. Gladys Hawkes Sand Greens Cup Miss Gladys Hawkes was State Handicapper for 22 years. She was concerned for the country golfer and initiated Executive representation in Country areas at her own expense. She “lived and breathed for country people” and did all she could to help them in any way possible. Miss Hawkes was given Life Membership in 1979 and died in 1989.