By The Bribie Islander Gloss Magazine

Bribie Island Pink Ribbon Golf Charity Day

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On Friday 15th March a Pink Ribbon Golf Charity Day was held at Bribie Island Golf Club, Woorim to raise funds for Cancer Council Queensland, women’s cancers and breast cancer research. The event was a mixed Ambrose and the winners were Gary Player, Shane Weatherley, Rick Fittler and Kris Bradford.

Featured image(above): Winners of “The Best Dressed Team” (LtoR) Karen Highlands, Bob Thompson, Sue Tailford, Marg McBride, Leanne Gwyther, George Hayes-Walsh

According to the event organiser Karen Highlands, all the participants had a great day. “The event proved to be a great day and a lot of fun for all those participating. We all just managed to finish the final round before the heavens opened with a severe thunderstorm,” said Karen. The organiser of the event Karen Highlands said she would like to sincerely thank all the sponsors, businesses and many individuals who donated to this wonderful cause. “I’d also like to say to all the people who bought raffle tickets over the last few months a big thank you,” she said.

“The winner of the 2 weeks accommodation for 4 people at On the Beach Resort, Woorim was Robyn Sweet Ticket number 0256303905, Second prize winner of all day hire of a barbeque boat for 8 people was Dave Hardy Ticket number 0255806574 while Third prize winner of the Broncos package was Jenny Phillips Ticket number 0255810019,” said Karen. She said that over the last seven months $21,615.00 has been raised for Cancer Council Queensland.

“Plans are already in motion to conduct another Pink Ribbon Golf Charity Day next year and for those who wish to take part and support this worthy cause please phone me on 0407 757 356. It’s a lot of fun and a great cause and you don’t even have to know how to play golf to participate,” said Karen.

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