Members

Management Committee 2022

Patron:                            Chris Hipkins                 03 578 7493

President:                      Gary Barnett                 03 570 5586

Club Captain:                 Phil Hill                           03 570 5695

Ladies Captain:             Rete Kydd                      03 577 6122

Secretary:                       Andrea Thomas            021 438 240

                                               Paula Bavin                    027 259 2953

Treasurer:                      Jo Rainbird                     022 191 8237

Course & Greens:         Terry Grant                    03 579 5073

House & Bar:                 Peter Browning             027 693 1198

Junior Convenor:         Pip Looker                     021 189 0251

 

Membership

FULL & LIFE MEMBERS:  These members shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club and play on all days except when the course is closed.

MIDWEEK MEMBERS:  These members shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club but may only play on Monday – Friday each week.  If they wish to play on a weekend day, that shall pay an additional fee of $10 on that day.  Not eligible for Club Championships.

9 HOLE MEMBERS:  These members shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club but are only permitted to play 9 holes at any one time.

JUNIOR MEMBERS (UNDER 19 @ 1 MARCH):  These members shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club.  If they have a full playing handicap, they may enter all club competitions and playing days.

JUNIOR MEMBERS (20-24 @ 1 MARCH):  These members shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club as full members, but must have a full playing handicap, and be under 24 on 1 March.

STUDENT MEMBERS (UNDER 18):  These members shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club except purchasing liquor over the bar. They must be under 18 at the 1 March and be attending school or a tertiary education facility. If they have a full playing handicap, they will enjoy full playing rights.

COUNTRY MEMBERS:  These Members must be a full member of a golf club outside Marlborough District.  They will enjoy full playing rights at the club.

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS:  These Members shall be full members of any other clubs in New Zealand.  They shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club and play on all days except when the course is closed.  They cannot enter the Rarangi Golf Club Championship competition and are not permitted to play in any club trophy events.  Not eligible to win any Rarangi Club Trophies.

SUMMER & WINTER MEMBERS:  These members shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club and playing rights for 4 months maximum.  Summer is from November to February, and Winter is May – August.  They may obtain a golf handicap after submitting at least 5 signed cards.

FIRST TIME MEMBERS:  These members shall be entitled to enjoy the full amenities and privileges of the club and play on all days.  They must not have been a member of any golf club within the last 5 years, and the membership is for one year only.

Major Golf Tournaments For 2022

All tournaments are OPEN to all golfers unless stated

Sun March 20th

Merv Andrews Trophy (open and mixed and men’s pairs)

Sat May 21st

Artie Stretch Memorial

Sat June 25th

Mugwi Celebration tournament

Sat July 16th

Speights 27 holes Greensome 9am Start

Sat Aug 13th

Sun Aug 14th

Mayfield Motors Rarangi Open. 36 Hole Stroke Tournament (Tasman Trial)

Sun Sept 11th

Rarangi Veterans open Tournament and Eagles ½ yearly meeting

Sun Nov 20th

Closing Day 11.00 Start

Sat Dec 17th

Christmas Tournament 11.00 Start

Sat Jan 28th 2023

Sun Jan 29th 2023

Rarangi Summer Spectacular

Sun Feb 12th 2023

Club Opening Day

Major Competitions and Dates

Club visit to Marlborough Golf Club (Lone Pine)           Sat Feb 19th

Ladies Interclub starts                                                                   Sun March 20th

Merv Andrews Trophy open Tournament                          Sun March 20th

Men’s interclub starts                                                                     Sun May 15th

Artie Stretch Memorial                                                                 Sat May 21st 

Sister Clubs @ Patea                                                                 Sat/Sun June 4th & 5th

Mugwi Celebration Tournament                                              Sat June 25th

Speights 27-hole Greensome 9am Start                              Sat July 16th

Rarangi Open 36-hole Tournament                              Sat/Sun Aug 13th & 14th 

Summer Programme begins                                                        Sun Oct 23rd

Club visit from Marlborough (Lone Pine)                            Sat Oct 29th

Greenacres visit @ Greenacres                                                 Sat Nov 12th

Season Closing Day 11.00 am start                                         Sun Nov 20th

Christmas Tournament 11.00am start                                   Sat Dec 17th

2023 Spectacular                                                                     Sat / Sun Jan 28th & 29th

Club Opening Day 2023                                                                 Sun Feb 12th

 

Hole In One

These rules apply to all members with playing rights.

A hole in One will be recognised under the following conditions.

  • Rarangi Club Members who score a hole in one in an Official Competition at Rarangi shall be entitled to a Bar Voucher of up to $75 to cover bar expenses on the day in question. Junior members scoring a hole in one at Rarangi in competition play shall be entitled to receive a $75 voucher.  These players shall receive three golf balls, have their ball mounted, and their name placed on the Club Honours Board.
  • Rarangi Club Members who score a hole in one while representing the club (e.g. Interclub, club visits, Representative and National Level) shall, subject to the Match Committee approval and proof of purchase, be entitled to reimbursement of bar expenses up to $75
  • A Rarangi Club Member who scores a Hole in One while playing a round at RGC in a two or more will have their ball mounted and name placed on the club honours board.

Sister Clubs

Otago Golf Club (Balmacewen) Dunedin

Dannevirke Golf Club

Patea Golf Club

Weedons Golf Club

Miramar, Wellington

Marlborough Golf Club UK

Additional reciprocal arrangement for members – $20 per green between Greenacres. 

$15 between Rarangi and Fairhall.

$10 Green Fee (excl match fee) per person for visitors when playing with a Rarangi Member.

 

 

 

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