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The heat is on at the Burnett Bowls Club.

There was plenty of action on the greens last week. Find out all of the results and news from social bowls clubs here:

Bundaberg Bowls Club

Tuesday 6th September 2022: Mixed Triples $420.00 Day sponsored by Friendlies Society Private Hospital.
Samson Green:
Winners: J. Killen, M. Stumbles, O. Hocking. Runners Up: B. Fryer, S. Mollison, D. Mollison. Sportspersons: Noel, R. Poulson, W. George.
Foundation Green:
Winners: J. Clough, R. Chambers, L. Poulson. Runners Up: R. Heness, Tom, M. Richardson. Sportspersons: J. Reed, S. Sparke, Kathy.

Thursday 8th September:
Winners: Hutchy, A. Adam, G. Carhill. Runners Up: J. Beeke, A. Johnson, S. Campbell. Sportspersons: W. George, J. Scougall, R. Bury.

Saturday 10th September:
Finals of the Mens District Pennant Competitions. A large crowd of supporters watched the five Divisions play out some very close finishes.
Well done to the 104 competitors who took part in the Finals. Congratulations to the Winners and commiserations to the Runners Up.

Tuesday 13th September: S. Ribbans, R. Ribbans. Thursday 15th September: G. Mallett, M. Nicol. Saturday 17th September: J. Clough.
Competition Call:

Thursday 15th September:

Ladies Graded Fours: K. Itzstein, R. Lear, S. Gastaldon, M. Nicol v J. Caesar, S. Hucker, H. Schmidt, J. Jones. ~ H. Cappetta, T. Salau, L. Scougall, C. Marcinkus v J. Reed, J. Nikora, K. Mitchell, S. Sparke.

Mens Open Triples Final: A. Holt, R. Chambers, J. Clough v D. Petersen, D. Cooke, J. Cappetta.

Tuesday 20th September:

Mens B Grade Pairs Final: R. Chambers, M. Stumbles v A. Salau, A. Jones.

Upcoming Events:

Tuesday 13th September: Mixed Triples $420.00 Day sponsored by Northside Produce.

Thursday 15th September: Mens Open Triples Final. Ladies Graded Fours. Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m.

Saturday 17th September: Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m.

Tuesday 20th September: BOM Meeting at 10.00 a.m. All members are welcome. Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m.

Thursday 22nd September: Mixed Triples $420.00 Day sponsored by Optical Superstore.

Saturday 24th September: Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m. George Sellens Day at Gin Gin.

Monday 26th September: Card Afternoon. All members are welcome.

Tuesday 27th September: Social Bowls and Competitions.

Thursday 29th September: Social Bowls and Competitions.

Saturday 1st October: Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m. Club booked for a Wedding Reception from 5.00 p.m.

Nominations for Mixed Pairs and Mixed Fours (2 Ladies and 2 Men) are on the Noticeboard; more Nominations are accepted. These games will begin very soon in September. See your Games Directors if interested, especially new Club Members.

Bargara Bowls Club

Monday 5 th September – Turkey Pairs – Winners J. Hearn & W. Collins; runners up B.
Hearn & P. Farrell; 2 nd runners up A. & L. Adam. Winners of 1 st Game B. Heness & L.
Poulsen. Winners of 2 nd Game J. Adamson & P. Sexton.
Wednesday 7 th September – Turkey Pairs – Winners J. Grills & T. Merritt; runners up R.
Bonke & P. Sexton. Winners of First Game M. Winter & J. Lim; Winners of Second Game
B.Hearn & A. Powell.
Thursday 8 th September – Men’s Triples – Winners T. Teare, J. Reitzenstein & P. Sexton;
runners up W. Tranamore, B. Gill & B. McDermott; 2 nd runners up P. Donnolly, J. Mathews
& R. Bonke. Sportsman’s B. Harris, K. Hiley & P. Farrell; B. Kenny, B. Bainbridge & A.
Men’s “A” Triples Semi-Final – J. Jardine, C. Gallagher & G. Gallagher d R. Tonkin, P. Pitt
& L. Poulsen. “A” & “B” Pairs D. Fielding & B. Dilg d B. Gill & R. Bonke; R. Murdaca & Jim
See d R. Hoiberg & K. Bayntun; B. Hearn & A. Powell wof B. McDermott & C. Watt; R. &
M. Tonkin d B. Key & H. Dingle; J. & C. Fehlberg d T. Fauser & W. Horn; P. Pitt & C.
Gallagher d J. Adamson & P. Sexton.
Saturday 10 th September – Pennants Finals. Div 1 Bargara d Burnett; Div 2 Brothers d
Bargara; Div 3 Bargara d Burnett; Div 5 Bargara d Gin Gin. A Great effort 3 out of the 4
Finals contested, Well Done Bargara.
Coming Events: Mondays – Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games
of 11 ends. Pay by 12 noon, 12.30 pm Start.
Tuesdays – Ladies Social Bowls 12.30pm Start.
Wednesdays – Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games of 11 ends.
Pay by 12.30 pm, 1pm Start.
Thursdays – Men’s Social Triples 1pm Start
Saturday Open Pairs 1pm Start – An opportunity for players who are unable to play on
week days to participate; Men’s “A” Triples Final; Men’s “A” & “B” Pairs 1pm Start.

Bowls Burnett Men


Congratulations to our Division 4 Pennant team for winning the Pennant Final on the Weekend. They defeated Woodgate by 12 shots to bring home the flag. The winning team members were Keegan Lankowski, Jason Hall, Theo Poelstra, Denis Bust, Kerry Melham, Christian McLellan, Tim Clark and Des Kemp. Well Done fellas!


Tuesday 6th September: Burnett Bonza Pairs: Winners: Eric Mulley, David Green Runners Up: Les Duvey, Janelle Franks First game Winner: Dave Rye, Pat Leahy Second game Winner: Eddie Cross, Wayne Watson Sportsman: Josh Gott, Matt Choquenot. The 1 bowl Jackpot was not won and will now be $180 next Tuesday.

Wednesday 7th September: Scroungers: Winner: Des Kemp Runner Up: Brendan Whalley

Thursday 8th September: ‘Thirsty Thursday’ Winners: Theo Poelstra, Keith Whalley

Thursday 8th September: Night Bowls – Winners: Kingsley, John Snr. Pick the Joker Jackpot was not won and next week will be $580+. Thank you to DNA Property Consultants for their continued support and sponsorship.

Friday 9th September: Winners: Sue Busch, Peter Busch Sportsman: Theo Poelstra, John Jardine. The Jackpot was not won and will now be $480 next Friday.


Commiserations to our Divisions 1 & 3 Pennant teams as they were defeated in their respective Pennant Final on Saturday. Division 1 went down to Bargara by 9 shots overall in an entertaining game. Division 3 also lost to Bargara but by a closer margin of 5 shots overall. Well done to Division 4 for winning their Final and bringing home the Flag to Burnett. We had 63 members play Pennant this season for Burnett and I would like to thank each and every one of you for your commitment and enthusiasm throughout the 7 weeks. You wore your Club shirt with pride and turned up an played each week. Well done everyone! Regards – Keith Whalley (Games Director/Selector)


Members, please check the Competition boards and continue to arrange games by mutual agreement.


Visitors are most welcome on all playing days. Entry sheets are at the club or phone the Club on 41514217 during opening hours. If you cannot get through to the club number regarding bowls, then phone 0401341378 or 0466539441.

Tuesday 13th September: 50/50 Day – where 50 percent of the green fees for the day will be returned as prizemoney. Open Pairs (Men’s, Ladies, Mixed) Names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm for a 1 pm start. The 1 bowl Jackpot is currently $160.

Wednesday 14th September: ‘Scroungers’ Singles – this is a fun game of Singles similar to consistency singles 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 $8 with 50 percent of the green fees being returned as prizemoney. All ability levels welcome so come along for a fun night out.

Thursday 15th September: ‘Thirsty Thursday’ Open Pairs. 3pm start, names by 2.30pm. Free drink (Sponsored) included in green fees. Games will finish at 5pm with two random lucky draws as prizes.

Thursday 15th September: Night Bowls – bowls starts at 6.30pm, names in by 6pm. Bowl under lights and enjoy a fun filled night with a chance at the ‘Pick the Joker’ Jackpot which is currently $564+. Visitors and those that want to try bowls for the first time will be made feel very welcome.

Friday 16th September: Open Pairs (Men’s, Ladies, Mixed) 1pm start, names by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm. Enjoy some social bowls with the chance to win the Friday Jackpot

Saturday 17th September: Social Bowls – Open Pairs (Men’s, Ladies, Mixed) Names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm for a 1pm start.


Tuesday 20th September: Burnett Bonza Pairs – 2 games of 11 ends with winners Vs winners and losers Vs losers in the second game. Overall winners will be decided by adding together the number of ends won in both games.


Club opening hours are – Monday (Club closed), Tuesday 10am – 5.30pm, Wednesday 10am – 9pm, Thursday 11am – 9pm, Friday 10am – 9pm, Saturday 10am – 6pm (10pm for Functions) Sunday Bowls Days 9am – 2pm.

The Goose Club raffle will be drawn on Friday night at 7pm. The Member’s Draw is now at $190, so come along, have a meal and a few drinks with the chance to win some great cash and prizes.

Live entertainment for this Friday night the 16th September will be Old Habits and the following Friday the 23rd September, live music will be delivered by Old Bones. Members, Guests and visitors are always welcome.

Across the Waves Ladies

RESULTS Friday 9th September:
$400 Money Day –
Winners – T.Heiduk, G.Hartigan & D.Harding
1st Runners-Up – T.Clark & L.Donaldson
2nd Runners-Up – J.Killen, G.Weston & O.Hocking
Sportsmen – L.Stephens, R.McIntyre & G.Stephens

CALL FOR COMPETITION Friday 16th September:
B Grade Singles –
P.Koorneef v J.Worthington

Nominations are now open for our B Grade Pairs Competition. Put your team on the list. See Lynn Donaldson for details.

To be held at ATW Club on Friday 7th and Saturday 8th October. Nominations close 21st September. See the flyer on the board for details.

GALA DAY Saturday 17th September:
We have full greens for our Gala Day. Morning tea at 8.30am, play starts at 9am.

Would you like to become a bowls coach? See President Kay for further information.

SOCIAL BOWLS will be held as usual this Friday. Play starts at 1pm and is under shades (weather permitting). Put your name on the sheet in the clubhouse or phone 41 535 644 by 12.30pm if you would like a game.

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