Wintersun Veterans' Golf Carnival

Wintersun is back again in 2024 -The Mackay District and Proserpine Veteran Golfers invite all Vet Golfers and friends to join us for a week of great golfing in the Mackay - Whitsundays.

The Wintersun Veterans'
Golf Carnival is on again from
the 5th to the 13th August 2024.

Nominations are now open. Click on the "Nominate" button below to lodge your Nomination.



Please note that this year, as last year, both Men and Ladies will play single stroke for 'A' Grade and single stableford for Grades 'B' and 'C' at Proserpine and Mackay. In previous years Men have played single stroke in all grades and Women have played single stableford in all grades.

Click on the 'Story & Scores" button below to check the results for each event of the 2023 Wintersun Carnival and to read a brief story about how each round unfolded.

Story and Scores

The Wintersun Veteran Golfers Carnival is held annually at four different golf courses in and around Mackay over nine days, starting as always on the first Monday in August.

The 2024
Wintersun Veteran Golfers' Carnival 
is scheduled to begin on
Monday 5 August, 2024.

Events: Proserpine, Sarina, Pioneer Valley and Mackay Golf Clubs:

Two rounds at Proserpine on
Monday 5 & Tuesday 6 August

18 holes at Sarina on Thursday 8 August. 

18 holes at Pioneer Valley on Friday 9 August

Two rounds at Mackay on
Monday 12 & Tuesday 13 August.

Click on the Club Name
to go to that Club's web site.


Monday 5 August - Proserpine Golf Club
Social Event (Hot Dishes & Music) from 4:30 to 7.30 pm. - $15 per head for two course meal.

Tuesday 6 August - Proserpine Golf Club
Lunch continuous from 11:00 am - included in Proserpine Classic/Championship Entry Fee.

Thursday 8 August - Sarina Golf Club
Presentation Lunch after field finishes - included in Sarina Classic Entry Fee.

Friday 9 August - Pioneer Valley Golf Club
Lunch - progressive after the round- included in Pioneer Valley Classic Entry Fee.

Tuesday 13 August - Mackay Golf Club
Carnival Presentation Dinner- 6:30 for 7:00 pm - included in the Mackay Classic and Wintersun Championships Entry Fee. 


Non-playing partners are welcome to attend social events for a nominal fee.

All events in the Tournament will be held under the auspices of the QVGU.

We urge you to consider joining us for this premier event of the Veteran golfing calendar.

For more information, contact
 Wayne Butler, Tournament Director
Email: - Mob: 0437 073 348   or

Sue Rowlinson
Email: - Mob: 0438 787 295.

Program of Events 2024

Proserpine Tourist Park

79 - 83 Anzac Road, Proserpine 4800 - phone
(07) 4945 0490 for bookings, or Email

Proserpine Showgrounds

Self contained camping is available at the Proserpine Showgrounds from 31 July to 7 August to allow caravanners to utilise. Please contact Sue Quantock on 0458 451 126 to book. 


The Wintersun Committee gratefully thanks our sponsors and partners for their valued contribution to again ensure the success of this event which has been going since 1994.

To visit the web sites of our Naming Sponsor, click on the image below. Please also click on the sponsors' logos, which will also take you to their web pages, to see what services they can offer to you.

Sugarview Estate