Junior Development Program - 'How good is golf!'

2017 Junior Golf Coaching Sessions - During autumn and winter a Junior Golf Coaching Session is run on Saturday afternoons, once a fortnight.  These sessions start at 1:30pm and run for 90 minutes.  Fee is $5 per session or $20 for the 10 fortnightly sessions, which started on 13 May and end on 16 September 2017. The golf coaching sessions are for newcomers to the game and for other children to improve their game. All equipment is provided, and children are welcome to bring their own clubs. For children who have not registered before, a form is attached to this page. Remaining Coaching Session dates are: 19 Aug, 2 Sept, 16 Sept.


Saturday 9 Hole Junior Competition - A Junior 9 Hole Competition is currently being run on a fortnightly basis following the main competition.  All RVGC junior members are encouraged to play and juniors from other clubs are invited to play. All juniors should be in attendance at the 1st tee at 1:30pm and the round of golf should be finished around 4:00pm. Next Junior 9 Hole Comp is on 26 Aug 2017. Please book in early as there are limited places - use the Member Bookings tab or contact the Pro Shop on 4283 5322 or Phillip Peace, the JPO, on 0411 281 381 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Competition dates are: 26 Aug, 9 Sept, 23 Sept, 7 Oct, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 18 Nov, 2 Dec, 16 Dec.

Results - 12 August Junior Comp (Stableford)

Winner: Archie O'Hara (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Bryn Newton (1 golf ball)

Results - 29 July Junior Comp (Stableford):

Winner: Bryn Newton (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Isabelle Van Akker (1 golf ball)

Results - 15 July Junior Comp (Stableford):

Winner: Jack Eagleton (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Tom Eagleton (1 golf ball)

Results - 1 July Junior Comp (Stableford):

Winner: Tom Eagleton (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Benny Levy (1 golf ball)

For previous results see attachment above.


Spring School Holiday Come & Try Golf Junior Clinic - During the spring school holiday a junior golf clinic will be held on Wednesday 4 October and Thursday 5 October 2017.  The Clinics will start at 11:00am and go for approximately 2 hours. The junior golf clinics are free and all equipment is provided. Great introduction to golf for newcomers and for other children to improve their game. Please register using the form attached to this page.  All registrations to be received by 30 September 2017. 


2017 Junior Golf Events - Golf Illawarra

  • 28 September 2017 - Jamberoo Junior Open - Jamberoo Golf Club
  • 8 October 2017 - Russell Vale Junior Classic - Russell Vale Golf Club
  • 5 November 2017 - Gerringong Junior Open - Gerringong Golf Club
  • 11 November 2017 - Links Shell Cove Junior Open - Links Shell Cove Golf Club
  • 12 November 2017 - Kiama Junior Masters - Kiama Golf Club
  • 3 December 2017 - Wollongong Junior Open - Wollongong Golf Club

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For entry forms on junior golf events, please refer to the following links:


2017 Russell Vale Junior Classic - Sunday 8 October

The 2017 Russell Vale Junior Classic will be held on Sunday, 8 October 2017. Entry forms are attached to this page.

The winner of the 2016 Junior Classic was Jackson Hall from Wollongong GC, runner up was Thomas Heaton from The Australian GC.  The 2016 Illawarra Junior Cup winner was Eddie Ward from Port Kembla GC, runner up was Jackson Hall.  The 9-Hole Competition winners were: Girls: Josie Garrett from Cromer GC, Boys: Kingston McClerie from Port Kembla GC


2017 Russell Vale Junior Matchplay - Nominations now open

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Russell Vale Junior Matchplay Championship - see the nomination sheet on the Junior Noticeboard in the Clubhouse.

The 2016 Junior Matchplay Champion was Harry Callahan, runner up was Brady Tipping.


Junior Promotions Officer(JPO)
Contact Details:

JPO: Phillip Peace
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M: 0411 281 381

Dress Regulations for RVGC Junior Golfers (as per JNJGF)
Boys: Shirts with collar and remain tucked in at all times, tailored trousers/shorts, and socks.
No jeans (any type denim), cargo pants or 3/4 length pants.

Girls: No midriffs showing, tailored shorts/slacks/skorts/skirts.