The COD always provides great value for money, which is just as well given some CODsters are renowned for looking after their pennies. Day 2 of COD 2018 at Trentham, however, saw one CODster not pay attention to the not-so-fine print.
Upon arriving at the clubhouse, there is nobody to take our money. Instead, there is an honour system not unlike the one at Mount Chalambar. The difference here is that it is mechanised, with a machine dispensing tickets in exchange for your green fees. And it accepts both notes and EFTPOS.
Paywave – brilliant! The boys line up and wave their VISAs, collecting their tickets and moving on their way. And then comes Hujakate.
The man from the Marshall Islands inserts a $50 note for his $30 green fees, collects his ticket and waits…. for his change…. which never comes. After some well chosen expletives it is then pointed out to him….
You’ve done your dough, Tony!