Keep up to date with news and results from social bowls groups around the region.
Burnett Bowls Club
SOCIAL BOWLS RESULTS
Tuesday 15th March: Winners: D Robertson, E Cross Runners Up: N Hook, D Carson Sportsman: B McKeen, D Rye
Wednesday 16th March: Scroungers – Winner: Sue P Runners Up: Pat, Connor, Kerry
Thursday 17th March ‘Night Bowls’ Winners: Annette, Col Leo Runners Up: Kamal, Rossie Sportsman: Col, Ben, Kingsley. Pick the Joker Jackpot next week will be $231. Burnett Bowls Club would like to thank our new ‘Pick the Joker’ sponsor: DNA Property Consultants
Friday 18th March: Winners: C Toft, A Nielsen Sportsman: J Gott, S Coleman. The Jackpot was not won and next week will be $80
Saturday 19th March: Winners: S Lankowski, Gazza Sportsman: j Gott, E Cross. The one bowl Jackpot was not won and will be $80 next Tuesday
Competition Draws for the Championship Singles, Pairs and Fours are on the boards, so please check the draws and organize games by mutual agreement.
Competition Results: Championship Singles: N Hook def J Gott 25-8, G Hayes def K Melham 25-23
Championship Pairs: D Stanton-Cook, K Whalley def L Whalley (Sub), M Jeffs 34-9
Competition Call for Wednesday 23rd March: Championship Singles: K Whalley Vs T Clark (Marker: D Bust)
Competition Call for Saturday 26th March: Championship Singles: D McCracken Vs T Townson (Marker: D Stanton-Cook), G Hayes Vs R Swallow (Marker: K Melham), P O’Neill Vs G Gill (Marker: M Jeffs), N Hook Vs D Carson (Marker: G Jackson), T Barker Vs B McKeen (Marker: B Whalley), P Busch Vs D Rye (Marker: K Franks)
Competition Call for Saturday 9th April: Championship Fours Final: R Swallow, M Jeffs, T Townson, D Green Vs B Whalley, K Franks, D Stanton-Cook, K Whalley
SOCIAL BOWLS EVENTS
Visitors most welcome on all playing days. Entry sheets are at the club or phone the club on 41514217. If you cannot get through on the club number regarding bowls, then phone 0401341378 or 0466539441.
Tuesday 22nd March: $300 Open Triples. 1pm start, names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm. 1 bowl Jackpot is now $80
Wednesday 23rd March: “Scroungers” Singles – this is a fun game of singles similar to Consistency Single where points are allocated to the 4 closest bowls to the jack. Games are played over 12 ends with no driving allowed. Names in by 6.15pm with games starting at 6.30pm. Green fees are now $8.00 with 50 percent of the green fees being returned as prizemoney. All ability levels welcome. Come along for a fun night out.
Thursday 24th March: ‘Thirsty Thursday’ Open Pairs – 3.00pm start – Names in by 2.30pm. Free drink (Sponsored) included in green fees. Games will finish at 4.00pm with 2 random lucky draws as prizes.
Thursday night 24th March: 6.30pm Bowl under lights and enjoy a fun filled night with a chance at the “Pick the Joker Jackpot” which will be $231+ this week. Visitors and those who want to try bowls for the first time will be made very welcome. Names before 6.00pm, start at 6.30pm.
Friday 25th March: Open Pairs – 1.00pm start – Names before 12.00pm. Green fees paid by 12.45pm. Plus the Jackpot will be $80
Saturday 26th March: Open Pairs 1.00pm start – Names before 12.00pm. Green fees paid by 12.45pm. Plus 1 Bowl Jackpot after the game.
Saturday 9th April – Burnett Seafood Day
Club Opening hours are – Monday – Closed, Tuesday 10am – 5.30pm, Wednesday 10am – 9pm, Thursday 11am – 9pm, Friday 10am – 9.30pm, Saturdays 10am – 6pm (10pm for functions), Sunday Bowls Days 9am – 2pm.
CLUB BISTRO: The CRACKERJACK Bistro hours are as follows – Monday – Closed, Tuesday 11.30am – 2.30pm, Wednesday 11.30am – 2.30pm & then 4.30pm- 8.30pm, Thursday 11.30am – 2.30pm & 4.30pm – 8.30pm, Friday 11.30am – 2.30pm & 4.30pm – 8.30pm, Saturday 11.30am – 2.30pm & 4.30pm – 8.30pm. Sunday – Closed. Check out their Facebook page “Crackerjack Bistro” for menu details and pricing. There is a lunchtime menu and opportunities for takeaways.
The Goose Club raffle and Swannies raffle will be drawn Friday at 7.00pm with the chance to win some cash and multiple prizes.
Entertainment for Friday night 25th March will be Old Bones, so come along, bring some friends to enjoy a great meal and some live entertainment. Friday 1st April entertainment will be by ‘The Other Bloke’.
Bargara Bowls Club
Results Monday 14 th March – Turkey Pairs – Winners B. McDermott & P. Farrell; runners
up B. Gill & R. Bonke; 2 nd runners up J. Dingle & J. Adamson. Winners of First Game D.
Stevenson & N. Cullen; Winners of Second Game J. & V. Reitzenstein.
Tuesday 15th March – Ladies Novice Singles Final – L. Dunn d M. Alhovirta in a very close
game. Ladies Championship Singles – Round 3. T. Chippendale d H. Stewart; S. Burgess
d W. Collins; D. Handley d J. Dingle; J. Hearn d M. Stauffer. Semi-Finals T. Chippendale d
S. Burgess; D. Handley d J. Hearn.
Wednesday 16th March – Wednesday Pairs – Winners C. Bridges & B. McDermott.
Thursday 17 th March – Men’s Pairs Winners G. Miles & K. Fitzgerald; runners up K. Hiley,
P. Farrell. 2nd runners up P. Barker & B. Hearn. Sportsman’s F. Plant & B. Dunn; R.
Hawkins & R. Russell; R. Monk & B. McCarthy.
Sunday 20 th February – Men’s Championship Pairs – Round 2. B. Hearn & N. Cullen d P.
Pitt & C. Gallagher; R. Pershouse & D. Mullens d C. Watt & B. Dilg; J. & C. Fehlberg d J.
Reitzenstein & P. Sexton; R. Alder & G. McGrail d R. Monk & K. Hiley; G. Charteris & G.
Silverthorne d J. Christodoolu & R. Bedford; G. Cahill & M. Tonkin d R. Hoiberg & B.
McCarthy; A. Adams & G. Gallagher d C. Hippisley & B. McDermott.
Coming Events: Mondays Turkey Pairs; Open (Ladies, Men’s or Mixed) 2 Games of 11
ends; 1pm Start.
Tuesday 22nd March Ladies Championship Singles Final T. Chippendale v B. Handley.
1pm Start. Ladies Social Bowls 1pm Start. Ladies the sheet is out for the Championship
Triples, Drawn on the 28 th March. Rounds 1. and 2. will be played on Tuesday 5 th April.
Wednesdays Turkey Pairs: Open (Ladies, Men’s or Mixed) 2 Games of 11 ends; 1pm
Thursdays Men’s Pairs 1pm Start.
Saturday Wide Bay Challenge – Bargara Teams in the Finals on the 26 th March. Div 1. at
A.T.W. Div 3. at Urangan.
Sunday 27 th March – Men’s Championship Pairs Round 3. Super Sunday Triples 3 Sets of
7 Ends, Players change position each set. 1pm Start.
Moore Park Beach Bowls Club
TUESDAY MARCH 15
Rink Winners: G. Gunn, L. Lovatt, D. Fox
Rink Sportspersons: T. Kemp, R. Greenwood
Congratulations to Raelene Fryer on winning the Championship Singles, defeating Dawn Franklin in an exciting final. The final score was 25 – 24.
Competition Pairs call – Play or forfeit on or before Sunday 3 April. The games can be played before this date.
J. Noll, J. Classen v G. Kilpatrick, K. Erickson
L. Lovatt, M. Carney v T. Adams, F. Constable
H. Morton, J. Marshall v R. Fryer, B. Klaassen
R. Chandler, D. Franklin v L. Haggart, J. Steemson
A. Nathan, S. Cord v P. Fox, T. Kemp
E.Tippett, B. Trudgian v B. Greenwood, C. Strowger
Queen of the Green call – first round. Play or forfeit on or before Tuesday, 5 April. Please arrange your own markers. The games can be played before this date.
R. Chandler v F. Constable
J. Classen v R. Fryer
A. Nathan v J. Noll
P. Fox v H. Morton
D. Franklin v L. Haggart
- Second round. Play or forfeit on or before 12 Apr.
winner Chandler/Constable v winner Classen/Fryer
winner Nathan/Noll v winner Fox/Morton
winner of Franklin/Haggart v E.Tippett
F. Northover v C. Strowger to play on or before 12 Apr.
THURSDAY MARCH 17
MENS CHAMPIONSHIP SINGLES
Liam Kronk d. S. Morton
G.Jackson, B. Nathan d. J. Abel, P.Collie
D. Rowatt, M. Carney d. G. Skelly, P.Fox
T. Adams, D. Kenyon
R. Vanderwaal, C. Stallan d. L. Browne, B. Greenwood
K. Bromley, G. Blain d. J. McKechnie, R. Greenwood
L. Kronk, K. Diamond d. S. Carney, A. Massey
G. Constable, Kate/Mal d. B. Davis/B. Jones, L. Haggart
L. Lovatt, M. Patterson d. R. Barfield G. Hicks
M. Beaumont, R. Kilpatrick d. D. Brear, D. Fox
G. Gunn, B. Patterson d. T. Adams, D. Kenyon
FRIDAY MARCH 18
MENS CHAMPIONSHIP SINGLES
S. Fryer d. B. O'Neil
SATURDAY MARCH 19
LADIES CHAMPIONSHIP PAIRS
F. Constable, T. Adams d. M. Carney, L. Lovatt
MENS CHAMPIONSHIP SINGLES
J. Gaffney d. S, Carney
G. Skelly d. G. Jackson
B. Davis d. R. Vanderwaal
J. Kemp d. J. McKechnie
SUNDAY MARCH 20
MENS CHAMPIONSHIP PAIRS SEMI-FINAL
Liam Kronk, B. Davis d. G. Jackson, L. Browne
B. Chandler, J. Connell d. P. Hammond, G. Skelly
Bundaberg Bowls Club
Tuesday 15th March:
Winners:W.George,G.Purches,K.Innes. Runners Up:J.Francis,A.Salau,S.Hucker Sportspersons:B.Lowndes,D.Pascoe,R.Poelstra.
Thursday 17th March:Kerry Bolam Memorial Day.
Samson Green: Winners:L.McDermott,B.Newton,Janet. Runners Up:W.George,G.Purches,R.Poelstra. Sportspersons:Mary,Madge,Ken.
Foundation Green: Winners: B.Hofstetter,J.Scougall,R.Bury. Runners Up: R.Chambers,M.Delaney,J.Clough.
Saturday 19th March: Winners: J.Clough,R.Chambers. Runners Up: G.Mallett,M.Delaney,S.White.
Ladies C/S Fours:D.Francis,S.Gastaldon,K.Mitchell,S.Sparke DEF J.Reed,N.Lincoln,M.Zacher,M.Nicol.
T.Salau,K.Itzstein,L.Scougall,C.Marcinkus DEF H.Capetta,J.Nikora,R.Lear,Joan Jones.
Mens Pairs: R.Chambers,J.Clough DEF T.Lincoln,D.Harding. W.Clarke,F.Millerick DEF A.Jones,R.Sydenham
R.Death,D.Cooke DEF F.Dewhurst,J.Moore. B.Newton,R.Poelstra DEF G.Purches,J.Scougall.
B.Lowndes,A.Salau DEF T.Lear,C.Rutter. J.Francis,R.Bury DEF R.Ribbans,B.Fryer.
Tuesday 22nd March:Ladies C/S Triples- J.Nikora,D.Howden,K.Mitchell V W.Pohle,R.Lear,Joan Jones.
C/S Pairs: D.Francis,S.Sparke V J.Aulfrey,S.Gastaldon.
Saturday 26th March: Mens C/S Pairs: B.Lowndes,A.Salau V G.bowden,B.Hofstetter
F.Millerick,B.Clarke V B.Newton,R.Poelstra. R.Death,B.Cooke V J.Clough,R.Chambers.
Thursday 7th April:Ladies C/S Pairs- K.Itzstein,Joan Jones V D.Howden,K.Mitchell.
L.Scougall,C.Marcinkus V T.Salau,M.Nicol. N.Lincoln,M.Zacher V S.Hucker,R.Lear
Thursday 14th April: FINAL Ladies C/S Fours: D.Francis,S.Gastaldon,K.Mitchell,S.Sparke V T.Salau,K.Itzstein,L.Scougall,C.Marcinkus. (SUB PLAY OR FORFEIT)
Selectors: Tuesday 22nd- J.Scougall,R.Ribbans. Thursday 24th- L.Scougall,J.Jones
Saturday 26th- J.Clough,R.Ribbans.
Tuesday 22nd March: Social Bowls & Competitions 1pm
Thursday 24th March:Mixed triples $420 sponsored by Optical Superstore. 1pm
Saturday 26th March:Social Bowls,Competitions,Barefoot bowls start 1pm(need helpers)
Sunday 27th March: Past Presidents memorial day at Bundaberg Bowls club(need players sheet with names is available) 1pm start
Tuesday 29th March: Mixed triples $600 sponsored by Takalvans. 1pm
Thursday 31st March: Mixed triples $600 sponsored by Spring Lakes resort 1pm
Saturday 2nd April: Social bowls & Competitions. 1pm
Tuesday 5th April: Mixed Triples $420 sponsored by Bundaberg Eye Clinic. 1pm
Across the Waves Ladies
Friday 18th March –
Social Bowls –
Winners – R.Baretta & R.Batt
Runners-Up – B.Parker & G.Lock
Sportsmen – L.Robinson & J.Jones
Championship Pairs –
S.Squires & P.Van Huizen d C.Somerfield & B.Edgerton
C.De Vries & K.Frawley d R.Higgins & M.K.Mason
F.De Bono & L.Donaldson d L.Robinson & J.Jones
B.Parker & G.Lock d L.Hillier & L.Murphy
Thanks to Brian McMah for doing the umpiring duties.
Wide Bay Challenge sponsored by Clayton Hearing and AIM Hearing –
Saturday 19th March – Div.1 defeated Pialba 4 rinks to 3.
Sunday 20th March – Div.3 lost to Maryborough Services 2 rinks to 3.
Our Div.1 team have made it to the finals which are to be played at ATW all day next Saturday starting at 9am. I'm sure they would appreciate a cheer squad – make sure you wear your uniform!
CALL FOR COMPETITION –
Friday 1st April –
Championship Pairs Competition –
F.De Bono & L.Donaldson v B.Parker & G.Lock
S.Squires & P.Van Huizen v C.De Vries & K.Frawley
Nominations for Championship Singles are now open and will close on 1st April.
P & P DAY –
This Friday, March 25th, is our President and Patroness Day . Any men who regularly support us on Fridays will be most welcome. Play starts at 12.30pm. Put your name on the sheet in the clubhouse or phone Lyn on 0402 302 091 by Wednesday evening so she can arrange the teams.
Free coaching is available on Tuesdays. If you are interested please book in ahead of time by phoning Glenyss on 0408 019 707.