Damian Maguire of Pennant Hills leads the lead after day one of the Senior Amateur of the Australian Men at Maroochy River Golf Club, QLD.
The New South Welshman recorded six birdies for a two-under round of 70 to one shot for Michael Lucas (Harvey Bay, WA).
Hot circumstances made scoring a challenge, with only 5 of the 135 players ending at par level or higher.
In the Senior Interstate Stroke Teams event, ACT and WA are both in the lead on +11.
Scoring for the team's event is calculated from the best three scores of four for a total total.
Team representatives as follows:
ACT – Wayne Buick, Wally Gregory, Michael Kilfoyle and John Mihaljevic
NSW – Kenneth Brewer, Geoff Cranfield, David McClelland & Matthew Taylor
NT – Paul Edwards, Peter Hargreaves, Tom Harold & Dave Southwell
QLD – Brad Dowling, Ian Frost, Peter Hannah & Steve Stanton
SA – Chris Everett, Bruce Linder, Wayne Owen & Geoff Raneberg
VIC – Gordon Claney, Colin George, Greg Rhodes and Steve Valentine
WA – Mike Dunsmore, Trevor Hughes, John Ryan & Evan Sewell
Click here for full results & draw for round 2.