Round 9, Beverley Park Golf Club

Round 9 of the RMYC Port Hacking Golf Club was played at the Beverley Park Golf Club, Kogarah. In showery, wet conditions 27 hardy golfers, assembled outside the Beverley Park pro-shop, iPhones in hand, checking the BoM weather radar. “Thunder storms and showers off the coast”. Top of the leaderboard, and firming ... More

Be smart about smart phone use

WMD Law Most of us use a smart phone and, if you are like me, you most often have it on you if you are out and about. This has led to an enormous increase in the amount of filming that takes place as well as the amount of publishing of such recordings through various social media platforms. The laws regarding privacy ... More

Be a good friend but think twice about loaning your car

WMD Law Most of us will have encountered a situation where we have loaned a car to or borrowed a car from a friend or relative. It is a good thing to help others out but you do need to think carefully before lending your car as there are potentially serious legal consequences for the owner of the car if a crime or traffic ... More

Forcing the Issue

WMD Law I have been an accredited specialist in Family Law for the last 25 years and have practiced extensively in Family Law for 35 years. One of the most common utterances I hear in parenting disputes is "I won't force the children to go with their (mother or father)." I am frequently asked by my Family Law clients ... More

Boat Owners Meeting Report

Boat Owners Meeting – July 20, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Thursday evening 20th July saw around fifty Boat Owner, Life and Veteran members attend the Boat Owner Drinks and Nibbles in the Marina Bar at the RMYC PH. The evening was an informal opportunity for new and existing boat owners to; meet fellow boat owners, ... More

Round 6, The Ridge

Round 6 of the RMYC Port Hacking Golf Club was played at the Barden Ridge golf course.   At 6:45 am, before sunrise, thirty cold golfers huddled at The Ridge for Round 6. In chilly 8°C conditions with a bitter winters westerly blowing, “Bbbbrrrrrr “ …… was a common gggggrrrreeting among the assembling ... More

Good Fences Make Good Neighbours

WMD Law The statement "good fences make good neighbours" is most often attributed to the poet Robert Frost. However a version of this proverb or statement exists in many different cultures and languages. We have seen a spate of neighbour disputes lately and I thought it was timely to outline some of the areas where ... More

Round 5 Eastlake Golf Club

Round 5 of the RMYC Port Hacking Golf Club was played at the Eastlake course. The “Winter Solstice” round was notable for a number of records. A record low air temperature at tee-off, just 8°C. A record number of golfers. 31 golfers teed-off.    A record mid-season slump, with a record number of ... More

Alzheimers and Dementia – Keeping Control

WMD Law A diagnosis of alzheimers or dementia is a devastating event not only for the person concerned but for their family. The realisation of the disease's inevitable onset is coupled to a fear that control over the affected person's life will be lost and that uncertainty adds to the stress already brought on by the ... More

Liverpool Golf Club – Round 4, 2017

Round 4 of the RMYC Port Hacking Golf Club saw twenty seven golfers tee-up at picturesque Liverpool Golf Club. The greens were dewy in cool early morning, especially down at the Georges River end of the course. The greens quickened faster as the day warmed. Mike Barlow, our 2016 Golf Club Champion presented the indivi... More