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Elliott Heads bowls club
Elliott Heads Bowls Club players Graeme Stephens and Garry Williamson.

Elliott Head Bowls Club

The Elliott Heads men's singles final was played on Saturday, 2 April between Graeme Stephens and Garry Williamson, it was a very high quality game with excellent bowling from both players.

However, there can only be one winner with Graeme defeating Garry 26 to 24 – you can’t get much closer than that.

Well done to both players and to Stephen McLellan the marker. 

Wednesday 6th April was our money day open triples. Thanks to all who attended. Winners were Jayne Jones, Shirley Pennington and Chrissy. Runners up were Col Ingstrom, Pat Wilson and Mary whitbread. Lucky sportspersons were Noel and Wendy McNamara and Val kohn. 

Men's championship pairs games have been drawn, please check the board and arrange a playing day that is mutually agreeable. 
Ladies championship fours will be played after Easter. 

Our next open triples money day will be on May 4th. Call Cherryl 0419 791863 to enter a team. 

Playing days are Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, names in by 12.30, play at 1pm. Still only $10 per game. 

Bistro open Thursday to Sunday with excellent meals. 

Bargara Bowls Club

Results Monday 4 th April – Turkey Pairs – Winners J. Fehlberg & John See; runners up J. Hearn & W. Collins; 2 nd runners up S. Bianchi & J. Cannon. Winners of First Game D. Harding, K. & G. Gallagher; Winners of Second Game K. Aanensen, T. Merritt.

Tuesday 5th April – Ladies Social Bowls Winners K. Aanensen, H. Stewart & M. Hughes; runners up S. Dawson & T. Merritt; Sportsman’s L. Dunn, M. Alhovirta.

Wednesday 6 th April – Wednesday Pairs – Winners R. McNeilly, D. & B. McCarthy; Sportsman’s Y. Turner, C. McNeilly & D. Harding.

Thursday 7 th April – Men’s Pairs Winners J. & C. Fehlberg; runners up R. Heness & W. Horn; 2nd runners up G. Gallagher & M. Tonkin. Sportsman’s T. Carroll & M. Dillon; D. Fielding & D. Raggart, S. Stewart-Cook & P. Farrell.

Saturday 9 th April – Men’s Championship Pairs Quarter Finals G. Cahill & M. Tonkin d G. Charteris & G. Silverthorne in a changing game that was level going into the last end. Due to the inclement weather the 2 nd Round of the District Mixed Pairs was transferred to under the Cover at Bargara. Spectators were treated to some high class Bowling with A. Pershouse & T. Smith, L. Beale & B. Dilg, J. Cannon & R. Pershouse, J. Herd-Evans & G. Nuttall winning through to the Semi- Finals on Sunday.

Sunday 10 th April – Final of the District Mixed Pairs Winners Final A. Pershouse & T. Smith d J. Herd-Evans & G. Nuttell. Appreciation Day for Members involved in the Wide Bay Bowls Classic. Winners K. Hammond, B. Hearn, W. Barnett; runners up R. Alder, K. Gallagher, D. Brady, John See; 2 nd runners up J. Hearn, G. Cahill, B. McCarthy, J. Jardine. Sportsman’s R. Monk, J. Beeck, B. McDermott; B. Munis, G. Hutchinson, W. Collins, K. Fitzgerald; J. Dingle, N. Cullen, M. Staufer, C. Watt.

Coming Events: Mondays Turkey Pairs; Open (Ladies, Men’s or Mixed) 2 Games of 11 ends; 1pm Start.

Tuesday 12 th April: Ladies Social Bowls 1pm Start. Ladies Championship Triples Games to be advised.

Wednesdays Open (Ladies, Men’s or Mixed) Pairs; 1pm Start.

Thursdays Men’s Pairs 1pm Start. Men’s Championship Pairs – Next Round to be played by arrangement with the Games Director.

Saturday 16 th April: Easter Mixed Triples $2,000 Full Day includes Lunch.

Monday 25 th April Anzac Day Mixed Triples 1pm Start.

Monday 2 nd May Police Legacy Day – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Fours 1pm Start. A

Very popular day with a continuous Raffle at the end of the day – Lots of Prizes. Get your names in early.

Moore Park Beach

C. Strowger, J. Connell, G. Jackson d. B. Patterson, M. Beaumont, R. ChandlerS. Cord, A. Strowger, B. Nathan d. G. Blain, Lynden Kronk, J. Marshal
SPORTSPERSONS:C. Jacobson, G. Skelly, P. Fox
OTHER GAMES:J. Cord, G. Carson, P. Collie d. J. Gaffney, C. Stallan, G. ConstableR. Barfield, A. Nathan, Liam Kronk d. B. Grenwood, N. Nunn, J. AbelR. Grenwood, P. Figallo, B. O'Neil d. A. Massey, D. Brear, B. ChandlerS. Finlay, J. McKechnie, W. Bishop d. B. Quinn, P. Hopkins, J. FinlayK. Bromley, G. Gunn, B. Klaassen d. C. Jacobsen, G. Skelly, P. Fox
MENS OPEN SINGLESJ. Kemp d. Liam KronkP. Hammond d. G. ConstableJ. Gaffney d. B. Harris
LADIES PAIRSS. Cord, A. Nathan d.B. Trudgian, E. Tippett
MENS OPEN SINGLESG. Skelly d. P. Hammond

Bowls Burnett Men


Tuesday 5th April: Winners: J Bawden, M Jeffs Runners Up: S Busch, P Busch Sportsman: W Downey, G Dewing

Wednesday 6th April: Scroungers – Winners: Annette G, Tim C Runner Up: K Whalley

Thursday 7th April: ‘Thirsty’ Thursday Winners: K Franks, G Hewitt

Thursday 7th April: ‘Night Bowls’ Winners: Kyle F, Grant R, Josh G. Pick the Joker Jackpot was not won and next week will be $288+. Burnett Bowls Club would like to thank our new ‘Pick the Joker’ sponsor: DNA Property Consultants

Friday 8th April: Winners: J Martin, H Best Sportsman: A Woods, G Jackson. The Jackpot was not won and next week will be $140

Saturday 9th April: Winners: D Stanton-Cook, K Whalley Runners Up: R Swallow, T Townson Sportsman: S Lankowski, K Lankowski, R Spencer. The one bowl Jackpot was not won and will now be $110 next Tuesday


Competition Results: Championship Singles: T Townson def D McCracken 25-13

Championship Pairs: D Stanton-Cook, K Whalley def J Gott, K Franks 23-12

Competition call: Tuesday 12th April 1.00pm Open Singles – K Whalley Vs K Franks (Marker: D Bust)

Thursday 14th April 4.30pm 2021 Mixed Pairs Semi-Final – J Whalley, K Whalley Vs S Busch, G Jackson


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 12th April: 50/50 Day – Open Pairs (Men’s, Ladies, Mixed). 50 percent of the green fees for the day will be returned as prizemoney. 1pm start, names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm. 1 bowl Jackpot is now $110

Wednesday 13th April: “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 14th April: ‘Thirsty Thursday’ Open Pairs – 3.00pm start – Names in by 2.30pm. Free drink (Sponsored) included in green fees. Games will finish at 5.00pm with 2 random lucky draws as prizes.

Thursday night 14th April: 6.30pm Bowl under lights and enjoy a fun filled night with a chance at the “Pick the Joker Jackpot” which will be $288+ 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 15th April: Club Closed

Saturday 16th April: Club Closed


Wednesday 13th April: Seafood Wheel where there will be plenty of spins with first prize being a Seafood Tray, second prize a Breakfast Tray and third prize Easter chocolates. 6.30pm start, so come along and enjoy a fun night out with the chance to win some great prizes.

Thursday night 14th April: Will be the Goose Club & Swannies raffles as the Club is closed on Friday. Goose club will be drawn at 7.00pm followed by the members draw which is now at $750. You have to be present to win the members draw. Hope to see you at the Club.


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 this Thursday at 7.00pm due to the Club being closed on Friday. The members draw is now at $750 so come along, have a meal and a few drinks with the chance to win some great cash and prizes.

No Entertainment for this Friday night the 15th April as the Club will be closed, however, the following Friday will be rocking as usual with Peter Sajko providing the live music.

Across the Waves Ladies


Wednesday 6th April –

Final Championship Pairs – 

S.Squires & P.Van Huizen d B.Parker & G.Lock

Congratulations girls.  Thanks to Brian McMah for doing the umpiring duties.

Friday 8th April –

Money Day sponsored by Ace Fabrication –

Winners – C.De Vries, A.Shaw, P.Stokes 

1st Runners-Up – R.Davey, A.Buxton, L.Bertolla

2nd Runners-Up – B.Gelhaar, K.Jobling, S.Jardine

Sportsmen – R.Batt, P.Koorneef, B.Koorneef

No bowls this Friday (Good Friday).

Mixed Pairs Competition –

Players are reminded that there is one more game of night bowls for the mixed pairs competition this Monday night (11th April).


First round Championship Singles to be played on or before 22nd April –

L.Robinson v L.Donaldson

L.Murphy v P.Hartigan

M.K.Mason v K.Frawley

R.Simon v P.Van Huizen

Markers – S.Squires, J.Jones, F.De Bono, B.Parker


The next committee meeting will be on Friday 22nd April at 9.30am in the clubhouse.

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