1. OUT OF BOUNDS
a) Beyond the boundary of the course.
b) On the car park.
c) Beyond the boundary (white stakes) defining the driving range.
d) In or beyond the ditch (white stakes) at the back of the 5th green.
e) Beyond the white stakes down the left hand side of the 15th hole.
2. WATER HAZARDS (Yellow stakes)
The pond on the 5th is a water hazard.
3. LATERAL WATER HAZARDS
(Red stakes) The lakes/ditches on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th are all lateral water hazards.
4. GROUND UNDER REPAIR
Play is prohibited and relief must be taken under Rule 25-1 if a player’s ball lies in, or if there is interference by, any area of “Ground under Repair”. This includes any winter green when it is not in use for the hole being played.
5. STAKED TREES OR TREES AND SHRUBS PROTECTED BY A PLASTIC GUARD
Relief must be taken in accordance with the procedure prescribed in Rule 24-2b(i) (immovable obstructions) if such a tree or shrub interferes with
a player’s stance or the area of their intended swing. RELIEF: without penalty within one club-length of the nearest point of relief.
6. ROADS AND PATHS
All roads and paths having artificial surfaces and sides, are immovable obstructions and relief from interference by them may be obtained under Rule 24-2.
7. POP-UP SPRINKLERS
All pop-up sprinklers are immovable obstructions. Relief from interference by them may be obtained under
Rule 24-2 & Appendix I Part A4.
8. STONES IN BUNKERS
Stones in bunkers are movable obstructions (Rule 24-1 applies).
9. DRAINAGE LINES
All drainage lines without full grass coverage are “Ground Under Repair” and relief from interference may be obtained under Rule 25-1.
10. DISTANCE-MEASURING DEvICES (RULE 14-3)
For all play on the course, including all competitions, a player may obtain distance information by use of a distance-measuring device. If a player uses a distance-measuring device to gauge or measure other conditions that might affect his play (e.g. elevation changes, wind speed, etc.), the player is in breach of Rule 14-3.
PENALTY FOR BREACH OF LOCAL RULES:
Match Play - Loss of Hole; Stroke Play - Two Strokes.