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News Archive

18 September 2018
The September CNSW Newsletter is now available. Visit the Newsletter page...
5 September 2018
A coach accreditation course will be held at Chatswood Croquet Club on Thursday September 27th. If you would like to become a coach in GC, AC and/or Ricochet, please see How to Become a Croquet Coach on the Coaching page, and email
3 September 2018
The official programme for the 2018 Australian Golf Croquet Championships, to be held in the Hunter Valley 5-16 September, is available here...
1 September 2018
Profiles of the NSW team members who will compete in the 2018 Interstate Shield for Golf Croquet are now available here...
5 August 2018
The Board has pleasure in announcing the CNSW Golf Croquet Team that will contest the 2018 Interstate Shield for Golf Croquet being held in the Hunter Valley from 12th to 16th September. The Team comprises:

Alison Sharpe (Captain)   Dave Hanbidge (Vice Captain)
Liz MontaguePeter Freer
Alix VergeJamie Gumbrell
Brenda WildJohn Levick

with Kate McLoughlin and Peter Montague as reserves. Peter Montague is also the Team Manager. Members of the team have been practicing hard for the last few weeks and CNSW wishes them every success.
21 July 2018
The Australian Golf Croquet Mens & Womens Singles and Interstate Shield will both take place in the Hunter Valley from 8th to 16th September. Click here for Championship Shirt and function details.
18 July 2018
The ACA has recently encouraged everyone participating in croquet to read the Code of Behaviour.sections of its Member Protection Policy.
28 June 2018
The June CNSW Board update for Members has been released, with details of our new CNSW logo, forthcoming CNSW Constitution changes, the 2018 CNSW AGM, and more. Take a look...
21 June 2018
CNSW members were advised a few weeks ago that the meeting minutes and member information documents on the Governance page were being copied into the new Members Area and that later in the year they would be removed from the Governance page once the board began posting the redacted minutes of Board meetings (i.e. the minutes with confidential or personal information blacked out) in the Members Area. The redacted minutes of board meetings held this year have now been posted and the existing minutes of CNSW meetings and member information documents removed from the Governance Page. All club secretaries and those members who have activated their personal sign in can read the minutes on-line or download and print them.
13 June 2018
The June CNSW Newsletter is now available. Visit the Newsletter page...
29 May 2018
The GC Division 1 Pennants Finals were played at Sutherland and Tempe on May 21st-24th.

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18 May 2018
Our Schedule of Fees and Reimbursables has been updated and is now behind Sign In in the Members Area.
8 May 2018
The May CNSW Board update for Members has been released, with interesting news on the successful outcomes for not one but two sports development grants. A decision has also been made on a way forward for the Tempe site, and progress has been made to refresh the visual image of CNSW through the development of a new logo. Take a look for more details...
28 April 2018
A Members Area can now be accessed after sign in, to contain items less suitable for public access. Initially this contains CNSW Meeting Minutes, which will be removed from the Governance page in due course, and other content will be moved to the Members Area shortly. If your club secretary has entered your email address you can sign in to visit it...
20 April 2018
The GC NSW Women's Singles Championship were played at Tempe on April 13th-15th.

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16 April 2018
JUNIOR CROQUET

It's school holiday time - time to entertain your children and grandchildren and their friends.

  • Bring them to Tempe on Friday 27th April 9.30am - 2.30pm.
  • Activities and games to entertain and maybe encourage them to take up croquet.
  • Bring lunch or buy it at Concordia Club.
  • Questions? Ring Jacky McDonald on 0409 246 294.
P.S. Thank you to Toronto for offering to hold the Junior Day in September.
10 April 2018
The GC NSW Men's Singles Championship were played at Tempe on April 6th-8th.

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