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Tathra Open Saturday 18 holes B grade winners Malcolm Ramsay, Dean Gartside, Robert Blacker and Rex Kermode representing Kellow Parbery.
Tathra Open Saturday 18 holes B grade winners Malcolm Ramsay, Dean Gartside, Robert Blacker and Rex Kermode representing Kellow Parbery.
Sunday's scratch winner Paul McGrath and handicap winner Richard Galton are congratulated by Brendan Buckley.

Sunday's scratch winner Paul McGrath and handicap winner Richard Galton are congratulated by Brendan Buckley.

The Tathra Men’s Golf Open was the centre stage event at the Tathra links over the weekend. 

Officials said they were delighted with the turnout as a capacity field contested the prestigious event. 

Brendan Buckley congratulates the 36-hole handicap overall winner Matt Taylor at presentations for the Tathra Men's Golf Open.

Brendan Buckley congratulates the 36-hole handicap overall winner Matt Taylor at presentations for the Tathra Men's Golf Open.

Open champion was Mitch Venables, scoring 142 over the weekend from Ben Grylewicz on 149. 

The A grade result went to Matt Taylor with 139 enough to nudge Rob Whitford to the runner-up spot on 140. 

B grade scratch fell to Dean Garside with 157 and Rob Blacker took the B grade runner-up placing on 169.

Chris O’Brien nailed the handicap result in the B grade conteste with 135 from Mal Ramsay on 144. 

Meanwhile in C grade, veteran Steve Auland totalled 182 to pip Dave Fyfe on 184 for the top spot on the podium. 

The C grade handicap fell to Peter Crowley with 137 from George Kennaugh’s 144. 

Officials thanked Betta Electrical and Kellow Parbery for their continued support of the annual fixture. 

Play returned to normal on Thursday and Saturday will be the regular round.