The selection of the layout resulted from the comparative expertise of two architects, an Englishman named Fred Smith and an Australian named Jas H. Scott, who both submitted plans. Finally the Australian, Jas H. Scotts design was adopted.
Three years after the nursery was built, Valley Golf was opened for play in 1961 and attracted a great traffic of players and aficionados. With this encouraging trend, the club was expanded to accommodate another par-72, 18-hole course on the north in addition to its original south course in 1989.
- Fred Smith & Jas H. Scott