Your co-operation in following the guidelines set out here is regarded as your "conditions of play". We can only operate as a Golf recreational facility if we abide by the rules and guidelines as set out by Government during this time we have to manage operating under COVID-19.
Remember the Government set the rules in which we must operate, while Golf NSW and PGA of Australia offers recommendations.
Latest COVID – 19 MEASURES in the Clubhouse.
Social distancing is of high priority. Everyone should be at least 1.5m from another person at all times, while maintaining 1 person per 4 square metres.
Everyone must sign in, every time!
No moving the furniture.
You may walk to the bar to order food and drinks, though you must return to your seat after doing so.
Beer Taps are on.
There is a collection station for glasses and plates after you have completed your food or drink.
Proshop will continue to enter scorecards for competitions, to prevent mingling.
Anyone not following conditions of entry or instruction from AGC staff will be warned or asked to leave the premises.
COVID – 19 MEASURES THAT EFFECT ALL GOLFERS
“1 PERSON PER CART”
NO EXCEPTIONS FOR ANY REASON. PLEASE ASK OUR FRIENDLY STAFF ABOUT DISCOUNTED CART HIRE IF THIS EFFECTS YOU.
MEANS THAT: - TO MAKE EVERY EFFORT TO BE MORE THAN 1.5 METRES APART BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER GOLF. THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT RULE AS ALL GUIDELINES ARE DERIVED FROM THIS RULE
“GATHERING OF NO MORE THAN 10”
MEANS THAT: - TO NOT CREATE A GROUP OR CONGREGATE IN A GROUP OF MORE THAN 10 BEFORE OR AFTER YOU GOLF. MAINTAINING THE DISTANCE OF 4 SQUARE METRES BETWEEN YOU AND YOUR FRIENDS WILL KEEP YOU COMPLIANT
YOUR CO-OPERATION WILL ENSURE THAT ARMIDALE GOLF CLUB STAYS OPEN WHILE GOVERNMENT ORDERS ARE IN PLACE.
Fines for individuals up to $11,000
Fines for businesses up to $55,000 and closure.
Associated guidelines from PGA of Australia that Armidale Golf Club is following:- ( sorry for the odd order of numbers )
Remove all self-serve options with staff only to touch any products.
Regularly sanitise high traffic areas including counters, etc.
Staff to utilise gloves as required.
Staff to have own pens, sanitiser, coffee cups, etc. for their own individual use.
Buggies and carts to be returned to specific area only for sanitising before and after use.
On Course and Play
All water taps/drinking fountains turned off.
Each player keeps their own sand bucket to take and re-use (where possible).
Rakes are removed from course.
All outdoor furniture removed.
No touching flags and modifications to holes.
Implement the applicable R&A Temporary Modifications to the Rules of Golf.
Retail and Payment
Monitor and strictly apply the social distancing regulations applicable
One customer in Pro-Shop at a time.
Where possible, allocate staff to individual tasks for a period of time rather than multi-tasking.
Where possible, reduce staff onsite to reduce risk.
Golf Coaching will be available on some Fridays. Please enquire with the Proshop.
Remember to like and share Armidale Golf Club on facebook for regular updates.
Any enquiries please direct to firstname.lastname@example.org