Originally known as the Weapons Research Establishment Institute (WREI)

The birth of the club is strongly linked to the construction of the Penfield  Ammunition Factory to aid the war effort during World War II Initial course conditions were rudimentary at best with fairways defined by a single furrow plow mark and greens leveled with a few tons of sand and gallons of sump oil […]

A fairway and greens planting program was commenced, transforming the course into an oasis of green that we find today. Transforming a flat, featureless, treeless, parched, sun-baked clay gibber plains was achieved by an army of volunteers and donated materials. A spirit that lives on today as many people continue to invest their time, skills […]