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Duntryleague Junior Golf Programs 2019

From the youngster who is trying golf for the first time, to the accomplished junior golfer – Duntryleague aims to nurture those who show an interest in and develop talent for the game of golf.

Duntryleague has adopted an abilities-based development program which is fully endorsed by peak golfing bodies: PGA Australia and Golf Australia.

Focus is placed upon every child’s active involvement – therefore safety, inclusion and fun are key elements within all our programs.

Tuition, tips and playing holes of golf are delivered in group settings – perfect for forming lifelong friendships along with picking up a skillset for life.

About the stages

Our Bronze Course is designed for children aged 5-9 years who may be trying golf for the first time or whilst developing a basic skillset for the game of golf.

Parents/Carers are encouraged to watch or to assist their child at this level. Here, our focus is upon the fun of golf and keeping learning interesting. We offer lots of golf-based drills, games and practice activities to allow participants the ability to achieve challenges.

Children at this base skill level will be Sub-Cadet Members of Duntryleague.

Once each Sub-Cadet is able to achieve a series of challenges around the full swing, chipping, pitching, putting and play; they will advance to the Silver Course.

The Silver Course is designed for children aged 6-12 years who have developed or have a basic skillset for the game of golf.

Parents/Carers are encouraged to watch or to assist their child at this level also.

Here, our focus is upon fine-tuning basic skills. We offer lots of golf-based drills, games and practice activities and set achievable challenges for participants.

Children at this level of skill will be Level 1 Cadet Members of Duntryleague.

Once each Level 1 Cadet is able to achieve a series of challenges around the full swing, chipping, pitching, putting, play and their mental approach; they will advance to the Gold Course.

The Gold Course is designed for children aged 10-14 years who have developed a solid foundation around the game of golf.

Here, our focus is upon developing skills to produce a Junior Golfer who is ready to play 6-9 hole competitions on the full course on Junior Golf Sundays.

We offer support to develop each participant’s abilities and confidence at this level.

Children at this level of skill will be Level 2 Cadet Members of Duntryleague.

Once each Level 2 Cadet is able to achieve a series of challenges around general play, their mental approach, scoring, etiquette and rules of golf; they will advance to Duntryleague’s Junior Academy.

Children at this level of skill will be Level 1 Cadet Members of Duntryleague.

Once each Level 1 Cadet is able to achieve a series of challenges around the full swing, chipping, pitching, putting, play and their mental approach; they will advance to the Gold Course.

The Duntryleague Junior Academy is designed for children aged 12-17 years who have developed a solid skillset for the game of golf, who can interact and play golf competitions with full members of the club.

Here, our focus is upon playing within the rules and etiquette of the game, playing to score well and to work upon areas of the game to allow improvement.

Children at this level of skill will be Junior Members of Duntryleague.

As each Junior Member improves upon their mental and physical development around golf, the etiquette of the game and knowledge of different types of events & scoring; they will be considered for various squads and teams before being eligible to apply for a Junior Scholarship with Duntryleague.

Duntryleague Junior Scholarships involve full financial support for Junior Members who display a level of ability to play golf along with an attitude and conduct aspired to by Duntryleague.

Up to three (3) Juniors may be selected for a Scholarship at any given time.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Junior Member of Duntryleague for at least 12 months;
  • Holds a Golf Australia handicap of 14 or less;
  • Is a current representative or is available for representative squad(s) / duties exclusively for Duntryleague. This includes local School Challenges, Junior Pennants, Eric Apperly Shield, CWDGA Pennants and alike; and
  • Contest a minimum of six (6) GolfNSW / CWDGA local events including club’s Juniors & Open events (Duntryleague, Wentworth, OESC, Dubbo, Bathurst, Cowra, Forbes, Mudgee, Parkes etc).

Over the membership subscription period, Scholars will receive:

  • Junior membership;
  • A series of ten (10) personal lessons with the Club’s PGA accredited coaching team – delivered on a monthly basis (excluding January & December);
  • Access to a golf-specific Health & Fitness Program;
  • $600 towards Entry Fees for various GolfNSW / CWDGA local golf events; and
  • $1000 towards travel and accommodation costs covered for approved / selected GolfNSW events.

Note:

Juniors who meet the criteria above are encouraged to lodge their application to receive a Duntryleague Junior Scholarship with: The Head Professional and the General Manager of Duntryleague.

Applications are open and will be accepted in writing only, delivered via email, containing: Name & Membership number, Golflink history, intentions to contest local events and represent Duntryleague as outlined above, golfing goals and any other supporting documentation deemed appropriate by the applicant.

Bronze

Our Bronze Course is designed for children aged 5-9 years who may be trying golf for the first time or whilst developing a basic skillset for the game of golf.

Parents/Carers are encouraged to watch or to assist their child at this level. Here, our focus is upon the fun of golf and keeping learning interesting. We offer lots of golf-based drills, games and practice activities to allow participants the ability to achieve challenges.

Children at this base skill level will be Sub-Cadet Members of Duntryleague.

Once each Sub-Cadet is able to achieve a series of challenges around the full swing, chipping, pitching, putting and play; they will advance to the Silver Course.

Silver

The Silver Course is designed for children aged 6-12 years who have developed or have a basic skillset for the game of golf.

Parents/Carers are encouraged to watch or to assist their child at this level also.

Here, our focus is upon fine-tuning basic skills. We offer lots of golf-based drills, games and practice activities and set achievable challenges for participants.

Children at this level of skill will be Level 1 Cadet Members of Duntryleague.

Once each Level 1 Cadet is able to achieve a series of challenges around the full swing, chipping, pitching, putting, play and their mental approach; they will advance to the Gold Course.

Gold

The Gold Course is designed for children aged 10-14 years who have developed a solid foundation around the game of golf.

Here, our focus is upon developing skills to produce a Junior Golfer who is ready to play 6-9 hole competitions on the full course on Junior Golf Sundays.

We offer support to develop each participant’s abilities and confidence at this level.

Children at this level of skill will be Level 2 Cadet Members of Duntryleague.

Once each Level 2 Cadet is able to achieve a series of challenges around general play, their mental approach, scoring, etiquette and rules of golf; they will advance to Duntryleague’s Junior Academy.

Children at this level of skill will be Level 1 Cadet Members of Duntryleague.

Once each Level 1 Cadet is able to achieve a series of challenges around the full swing, chipping, pitching, putting, play and their mental approach; they will advance to the Gold Course.

Academy

The Duntryleague Junior Academy is designed for children aged 12-17 years who have developed a solid skillset for the game of golf, who can interact and play golf competitions with full members of the club.

Here, our focus is upon playing within the rules and etiquette of the game, playing to score well and to work upon areas of the game to allow improvement.

Children at this level of skill will be Junior Members of Duntryleague.

As each Junior Member improves upon their mental and physical development around golf, the etiquette of the game and knowledge of different types of events & scoring; they will be considered for various squads and teams before being eligible to apply for a Junior Scholarship with Duntryleague.

Scholarship

Duntryleague Junior Scholarships involve full financial support for Junior Members who display a level of ability to play golf along with an attitude and conduct aspired to by Duntryleague.

Up to three (3) Juniors may be selected for a Scholarship at any given time.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Junior Member of Duntryleague for at least 12 months;
  • Holds a Golf Australia handicap of 14 or less;
  • Is a current representative or is available for representative squad(s) / duties exclusively for Duntryleague. This includes local School Challenges, Junior Pennants, Eric Apperly Shield, CWDGA Pennants and alike; and
  • Contest a minimum of six (6) GolfNSW / CWDGA local events including club’s Juniors & Open events (Duntryleague, Wentworth, OESC, Dubbo, Bathurst, Cowra, Forbes, Mudgee, Parkes etc).

Over the membership subscription period, Scholars will receive:

  • Junior membership;
  • A series of ten (10) personal lessons with the Club’s PGA accredited coaching team – delivered on a monthly basis (excluding January & December);
  • Access to a golf-specific Health & Fitness Program;
  • $600 towards Entry Fees for various GolfNSW / CWDGA local golf events; and
  • $1000 towards travel and accommodation costs covered for approved / selected GolfNSW events.

Note:

Juniors who meet the criteria above are encouraged to lodge their application to receive a Duntryleague Junior Scholarship with: The Head Professional and the General Manager of Duntryleague.

Applications are open and will be accepted in writing only, delivered via email, containing: Name & Membership number, Golflink history, intentions to contest local events and represent Duntryleague as outlined above, golfing goals and any other supporting documentation deemed appropriate by the applicant.

Term Dates

INTRODUCTORY “TASTER COURSE”

With Term 1 underway, Duntryleague is offering a  “taster course” of our Golf Program for any interested school-aged child.

  • Come and try some of our program’s group games
  • Play a shortened course (3-6 shortened holes at a time)

When

Tuesdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
12, 19, 26 March | 2, 9 April

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
17, 24, 31 March | 7 April

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
16, 23, 30 March  | 6 April

Cost

$15 per child per session (Tuesdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Tuesdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
30 April | 7, 14, 21, 28 May | 4, 11, 18, 25 June | 2 July

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
5, 12, 19, 26 May | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 June | 7 July

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
4, 11, 18, 25 May | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 June | 6 July

Cost

$15 per child per session (Tuesdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Thursdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
2, 9, 16, 23, 30 May | 6, 13, 20, 27 June | 4 July

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
5, 12, 19, 26 May | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 June | 7 July

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
4, 11, 18, 25 May | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 June | 6 July

Cost

$15 per child per session (Thursdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
5, 12, 19, 26 May | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 June | 7 July

Cost

$15 per child per Sunday competition

  • Cadet Membership with Duntryleague is free @ $50 value.

 

When

Tuesdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
23, 30 July | 6, 13, 20, 27 August | 3, 10, 17, 24 September

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
28 July | 4, 11, 18, 25 August | 8, 15, 22, 29 September | 6 October

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
27 July | 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 August | 7, 14, 21, 28 September

Cost

$15 per child per session (Tuesdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Thursdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
25 July | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 August | 5, 12, 19, 26 September

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
28 July | 4, 11, 18, 25 August | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 September

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
27 July | 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 August | 7, 14, 21, 28 September

Cost

$15 per child per session (Thursdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
28 July | 4, 11, 18, 25 August | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 September

Cost

$15 per child per Sunday competition

  • Cadet Membership with Duntryleague is free @ $50 value.

 

When

Tuesdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
15, 22, 29 October | 5, 12, 19, 26 November | 3, 10, 17 December

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
20, 27 October | 3, 10, 17, 24 November | 1, 8, 15, 22 December

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
19, 26 October | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 November | 7, 14, 21 December

Cost

$15 per child per session (Tuesdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Thursdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
17, 24, 31 October | 7, 14, 21, 28 November | 5, 12, 19 December

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
20, 27 October | 3, 10, 17, 24 November | 1, 8, 15, 22 December

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
19, 26 October | 2, 9, 16,, 23, 30 November | 7, 14, 21 December

Cost

$15 per child per session (Thursdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
20, 27 October | 3, 10, 17, 24 November | 1, 8, 15, 22 December

Cost

$15 per child per Sunday competition

  • Cadet Membership with Duntryleague is free @ $50 value.

 

Term 1

INTRODUCTORY “TASTER COURSE”

With Term 1 underway, Duntryleague is offering a  “taster course” of our Golf Program for any interested school-aged child.

  • Come and try some of our program’s group games
  • Play a shortened course (3-6 shortened holes at a time)

When

Tuesdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
12, 19, 26 March | 2, 9 April

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
17, 24, 31 March | 7 April

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
16, 23, 30 March  | 6 April

Cost

$15 per child per session (Tuesdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.
Term 2

When

Tuesdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
30 April | 7, 14, 21, 28 May | 4, 11, 18, 25 June | 2 July

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
5, 12, 19, 26 May | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 June | 7 July

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
4, 11, 18, 25 May | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 June | 6 July

Cost

$15 per child per session (Tuesdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Thursdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
2, 9, 16, 23, 30 May | 6, 13, 20, 27 June | 4 July

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
5, 12, 19, 26 May | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 June | 7 July

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
4, 11, 18, 25 May | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 June | 6 July

Cost

$15 per child per session (Thursdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
5, 12, 19, 26 May | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 June | 7 July

Cost

$15 per child per Sunday competition

  • Cadet Membership with Duntryleague is free @ $50 value.

 

Term 3

When

Tuesdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
23, 30 July | 6, 13, 20, 27 August | 3, 10, 17, 24 September

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
28 July | 4, 11, 18, 25 August | 8, 15, 22, 29 September | 6 October

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
27 July | 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 August | 7, 14, 21, 28 September

Cost

$15 per child per session (Tuesdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Thursdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
25 July | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 August | 5, 12, 19, 26 September

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
28 July | 4, 11, 18, 25 August | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 September

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
27 July | 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 August | 7, 14, 21, 28 September

Cost

$15 per child per session (Thursdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
28 July | 4, 11, 18, 25 August | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 September

Cost

$15 per child per Sunday competition

  • Cadet Membership with Duntryleague is free @ $50 value.

 

Term 4

When

Tuesdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
15, 22, 29 October | 5, 12, 19, 26 November | 3, 10, 17 December

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
20, 27 October | 3, 10, 17, 24 November | 1, 8, 15, 22 December

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
19, 26 October | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 November | 7, 14, 21 December

Cost

$15 per child per session (Tuesdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Thursdays 4.00pm – 5.00pm
17, 24, 31 October | 7, 14, 21, 28 November | 5, 12, 19 December

AND

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
20, 27 October | 3, 10, 17, 24 November | 1, 8, 15, 22 December

or

Saturdays 9.00am – 10.00am
19, 26 October | 2, 9, 16,, 23, 30 November | 7, 14, 21 December

Cost

$15 per child per session (Thursdays or Saturdays)
Sundays are free for participants who attended a session during the previous week.

  • If your child did not attend a session earlier that week and wishes to take part in Sunday’s golf, the cost is $15 per child.
  • All participants are welcome and encouraged to come and play a shortened version of the course (3-6 shortened holes at a time).
  • Players will be accompanied by volunteer members from Duntryleague and parents/carers are welcome to walk with their child.

When

Sundays 10.00am – 12.00pm
20, 27 October | 3, 10, 17, 24 November | 1, 8, 15, 22 December

Cost

$15 per child per Sunday competition

  • Cadet Membership with Duntryleague is free @ $50 value.

 

More Questions ?

Equipment

Golf is generally seen as and can be an expensive sport, but with thanks to the experienced team & the generosity of Duntryleague’s members and suppliers – it does not have to be. Ask about our cost-free hire equipment program before you invest in that special first mini set of golf clubs for your child.

Membership

Duntryleague offers every child who takes part in any of the club’s Junior Development Programs free golfing membership at the corresponding entry level. As your child learns, achieves and progresses to the next level of our program your child’s free membership is upgraded along the way, step by step – at no cost. Just remain in the program to receive this great incentive.

Active Kids

We’re an approved Active Kids Provider.

Visit: https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/apply-active-kids-voucher to claim your $100 voucher to use on our programs