Member Information – Isuzu Queensland Open

The Brisbane Golf Club is proud to be hosting the Isuzu Queensland Open for the 21st occasion from Thursday, 1 November to Sunday, 4 November.

Schedule of Events

The following provides a summary of the key events being held as part of the Isuzu Queensland Open.

Sunday

28 October

From 7am

Play 9 Tournament*

8am – 11am

Junior Skills Challenge

9.30am – 12.34am

My Golf Junior League

9.30am

LLG Clinic**

3pm

Volunteer Briefing

Monday

29 October

From 8am

Practice Rounds

9.30am

LLG Clinic**

Tuesday

30 October

7am – 11.45am

Practice Rounds

12 Midday

Tournament ProAm

Wednesday

31 October

7am – 11.45am

Practice Rounds

12 Midday

Tournament ProAm

4pm – 5pm

BGC Junior Clinic

Thursday

1 November

6.30am

Morning Field

First Round

11am

Afternoon Field

First Round

Friday

2 November

6.30am

Morning Field

Second Round

11am

Afternoon Field

Second Round

Saturday

3 November

9am

***Third Round

9am – 2pm

WCG Putting Competition

2pm – 3.30pm

Mother & Daughter Clinic

Sunday

4 November

9am

***Fourth Round

9am – 2pm

WGC Putting Competition

1.30pm – 2.30pm

Junior Skills Challenge Final

Monday

5 November

9am

Course Re-Opens

*Pre-Paid Bookings only.
**Must register beforehand at www.golfqueensland.com.au
***Last Tee Time 11am. 

Restrictions and Access to the Golf Course

The golf course will be closed for 8 days from Sunday, 28 October until Sunday, 4 November inclusive.

Play 9

Members who make a pre-paid booking are permitted to play on Sunday, 28 October in the Play 9 Competition.

The leading male and female from the competition will qualify to Play 9 at the 2018 Men’s Australian Open on Saturday, 17 November 2018.

The prize includes: A weekend pass for the 2018 Australian Open as guests of Golf Australian, return economy air travel to Sydney, two nights accommodation (Friday and Saturday nights), $200 to cover local transport and meals, attendance at the Play 9 presentation reception, tickets to the Australian Open champion’s cocktail reception on Sunday evening and a player gift pack. 

Click here for further information on how to enter this event.

Please note the spare holes, driving range, practice chipping area and the practice putting greens will also be closed from Sunday, 28 October to Sunday, 4 November inclusive.

Entry

Entry to the Isuzu Queensland Open is FREE.

Car Parking

The Clubhouse car park will be used for officials, sponsors, staff and players and is therefore closed to Members during the week.

Car parking will be available adjacent to Hole 12 with access from Walker Street.

Clubhouse

The Member’s Lounge will be open to all from Sunday, 28 October to Saturday, 3 November.

On Sunday, 4 November, only Members and Guests will be permitted access to the Member’s Lounge, however, the Member’s Lounge will be closed between 11am and 3pm whilst the Championship Lunch is being held.

On Sunday, 4 November, the deck on the front of the Clubhouse will also be closed from 11am to 5pm.

The Tennyson Room will be closed to Members and guests all week.

Locker Rooms

The Men’s Locker Room will be used by players during the week.

The Ladies’ Locker Room will be used as office space for the PGA of Australia during the week.

Lockers in the Men’s Locker Room will not be required to be emptied.

As a result both Locker Rooms are closed to Members during the week, however, the toilets in the Ladies’ Locker Room will be open via the side door.

Food and Beverage

Members’ Lounge

Sunday, 28 October 9am to 6.30pm
Monday, 29 October 8am to 6.30pm
Tuesday, 30 October 8am to 6.30pm
Wednesday, 31 October 8am to 6.30pm
Thursday, 1 November 9am to 6.30pm
Friday, 2 November 9am to 6.30pm
Saturday, 3 November 9am to 6.30pm
Sunday, 4 November 9am to 11am and 3pm to 6.30pm
*Subject to change

Breakfast will be served from Opening to 3pm from on each of above days. Until 11am on Sunday, 4 November.

Our Lunch Menu will be available from 10.30am to 3pm on each of above days. Not available on Sunday, 4 November.

Our Available All Day items will be available from Opening to 5.30pm every day on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and until 3pm on Tuesday and Wednesday. From 3pm to 5.30pm on Sunday, 4 November.

Garden Room

Sunday, 28 October 6.30am to 12pm
Thursday, 26 October 6am to 4pm
Friday, 27 October 6am to 4pm
Saturday, 28 October 7.30am to 4pm
Sunday, 29 October 7.30am to 4pm
*Subject to change.

Our Lunch Menu (using the Member’s Lounge Menu) will be available from 11am to 3pm on Sunday, 4 November.

Golf Shop

The Golf Shop will be open every day as per normal.

Please Nepresso Coffee is now available to be purchased from the Golf Shop.

On-Course

The Drinks Cart will be in operation on Saturday, 3 November and Sunday, 4 November between 11am and 4pm.

ProAm Member Ballot

The Brisbane Golf Club will host a Tournament Pro-Am on Tuesday, 30 October and Wednesday, 31 October.

The Brisbane Golf Club will be conducting a ballot for two members to play alongside the professionals at the Pro-Ams.

To enter the ballot simply send an email with your name, membership number and contact details to joe@brisbanegolfclub.com.au before 5pm on Tuesday, 16 October.

The four winners (two for each Pro-Am) will be contacted by telephone within 24 hours of the ballot being conducted.

Volunteers

The Isuzu Queensland Open simply wouldn’t happen without the assistance of volunteers. The Brisbane Golf Club is extremely proud to be oversubscribed in terms of volunteers.

A volunteer roster will be emailed to all volunteers two weeks prior to the event.

A volunteer Induction Session will be held in The Tennyson Room at 3pm on Sunday, 28 October.

Volunteers will be required to register daily 15 minutes before the commencement of their shift at the Office.

Volunteers will each receive a lunch pack for each shift worked. This can be collected from the Member’s Lounge between 10am and 1pm.

Caddying

Members interested in becoming a caddy during the Isuzu Queensland Open should email Joe Janison at joe@brisbanegolfclub.com.au

Billeting of Players

Members interested in billeting a player during the Isuzu Queensland Open should email Geoff Kuehner at geoff@brisbanegolfclub.com.au

Spectating Tips

Course Map

Copies of the course map will be available at the entrances to the golf course each day.

Click here to see the course map.

Daily Tee Times

Daily tee times will be announced by Golf Queensland and made available online.

Grandstands

Grandstands will be located on Hole 11 and Hole 18 and seating will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Course Access

Access to the golf course will be via the main entrance on Tennyson Memorial Avenue and the car park on Hole 12.

EFTPOS

Whilst they will be no cash out facilities non-members can use payWave in all of our outlets.

Mobile Phones

Members are required to turn their mobile phone off and put it on silent at all times.

Digital/Video Cameras

Digital/ video cameras are strictly prohibited. Only those with official media accreditation are permitted to use digital/video cameras.

Lost and Found

All lost property is to be directed to the Golf Shop.

Inclement Weather

The Isuzu Queensland Open may still continue in rainy conditions.

If the weather is potentially dangerous a siren will sound and play will be suspended. If the siren sounds Members are advised to seek shelter immediately in a safe location.

First Aid

St John Ambulance personnel will be available and can be contacted via the Golf Shop in case of an emergency.

Prohibited Items

In addition to mobile phones and digital/video cameras the following items are also prohibited: large eskies, milk crates and step ladders; signs, posters or banners; firearms, weapons or explosives; alcoholic beverages and/or glass bottles; bicycles; motorised carts; and pets.

Motorised Carts

Members will not be permitted to drive motorised carts on the golf course during the Isuzu Queensland Open.

Autographs

Players will not sign autographs during their rounds.

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