The 17th annual Swan Hill District Health Golf and Bowls Day held at the Murray Downs Golf and Country Club on Thursday 21st February raised approximately $21,000. A total of 60 people registered for bowls and 127 for golf.
Funds raised will purchase new bladder scanner for the Acute Ward.
Over the past 17 years this fundraising day has raised approximately $211,000, which has enabled the purchase of much needed medical equipment and items to ensure a more comfortable hospital stay for the community.
The major sponsors for the event included: ANZ Bank, Architech, Aspire Jewellery, Bank Australia, Bendigo Bank, Bendigo Radiology, Big Sky, EML, Hovendens Plaster, Mildura Health Fund, Murray Downs Golf and Country Club, Murray Valley Technology Centre, Origin Energy, RTM Constructions, Rural Bank, Saits Familiy Butchers, Swan Hill Wholesalers, TASCO Petroleum, Thomas Day Catering, Tripodi and Taverna Fruiters.
The winner of the BBQ raﬄe was Denise Loft.
Bowls winners were: Dawne Holland, Greg Walker, Cath Parry.
Golf winners were: Dallas Free, Stuart McMillan, Lea Johnson, Les McPhee.
Swan Hill District Health would like to thank all their sponsors, volunteers and Murray Downs Golf and Country Club for making this day once again a successful fundraising event.