• The Melbourne District Veteran Golfers Association Inc.

  • VETS Member Awarded Order of Australia

  • Our Life Member Malcolm Macpherson was recognised in the Australia Day awards with a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for his service to golf.

    As well as his service to our District, Captain/President 1988/2002 Treasurer/Secretary 2005/2008 Malcolm has been Secretary/Treasurer of the Australian Veteran Golfers Association and Secretary & Treasurer and Life Member of the Victorian Veteran Golfers Association.

    Congratulations Malcolm for this well deserved recognition”.

    Details of the published award are:

    MEDAL (OAM) OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA IN THE GENERAL DIVISION
    Mr Malcolm Peter MACPHERSON, Camberwell Vic 3124
    For service to golf.

    Service includes:   Victorian Veteran Golfers Association: Treasurer, 2015-2016. State Secretary/Treasurer, 1991-2014. Captain, 1988-1992. Member, since 1991. Life Member.
    Australian Veteran Golfers Union: Secretary/Treasurer, 1997-2008
    Melbourne District Veteran Golfers Association: Secretary, 2005-2007. President, 1993-2002. Captain, 1988-1992. Life Member.
    Kooyonga Golf Club, Adelaide: Former Committee Member, Coach and Manager of Senior and Junior Pennant Teams.
    Awards and recognition includes: Perry Fletcher Award for service to veteran golf in Victoria, 1993