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Bundaberg Bowls Notes
Tuesday 29th November 2022:
Mixed Triples $600.00 Day sponsored by Bundaberg Marineland was not possible due to rain.
Thursday 1st December:
Bowls was cancelled due to rain'
Saturday 3rd December: $1000 Ham Day sponsored by Bundaberg Eye Clinic.
Winners: I. Quartermain, L. Charteris, D. Jensen. First Runners Up: L. Scougall, J. Scougall, B. Hofstetter. Second Runners Up: Thelma, Karen, John. Sportspersons: V. Green, J. Reed, J. Moore, F. Millerick.
Winners: B. Pearden, S. Squires, J. Jones. First Runners Up: D. Jones, G. Ayreton, M. Jeffs. Second Runners Up: M. Hillier, V. Mallett, B. Frawley. Sportspersons: R. Lear, J. Moore, B. Bird.
Tuesday 6th December: T. Salau, Joan Jones. Thursday 8th December: A. Salau, G. Mallett. Saturday 10th December: J. Clough.
Mixed Pairs: A. Buxton, F. Clarke def Judy Jones, A. Edgerton.
Competition Call: Play, Sub or Forfeit.
Thursday 8th December:
Ladies President Triples Final: Sub, K. Itzstein, M. Nicol v G. Roberts, S. Gastaldon, H. Schmidt.
Mixed Pairs: Skips make your own arrangements this week.
Tuesday 6th December: Mixed Triples $600.00 Day sponsored by Ross Gray Motors. 1.00 p.m. Start.
Thursday 8th December: Social Bowls and Competitions. 1.00 p.m. Start.
Saturday 10th December: Social Bowls and Competitions. 1.00 p.m. Start. Barefoot Bowls. (Need Help Please 3 to 6.30p.m.)
Tuesday 13th December: BOM Meeting 9.30 a.m. All Welcome. Mixed Triples $420.00 Day sponsored by Rudy's Pest Control. 1.00 p.m. Start.
Thursday 15th December: Social Bowls and Competitions. 1.00 p.m. Start. Foundation Green only due to renovation work.
Saturday 17th December: Club Breakup Day – 12 Noon to 3.00 p.m. Booking Lists on Table See Kay $10.00 pp – Close 10th December.
Bundaberg Bowls Club wishes all bowlers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2023.
Bookings for the Club Breakup Day on the 17th December will close on 10th December. Thank you.
Donations for our Continuous Christmas Raffle are now being accepted and Tickets are being sold now.
Monday 5th December: WORKING BEE from 7.00 a.m. (Gutters on Foundation Green will be cemented.) All Welcome.
The First Money Day in 2023 will be 28th January; an e-mail will be sent when the Greens are open for play before then.
Attention Members: Annual Dues are now being accepted for 2023 – $100.00 Club Membership.
Bargara Bowls Club
Monday 28th November – Turkey Pairs – Winners P. Andrew & V. Sauer; runners up B. Gill & R. Bonke; 2nd runners up B. Heness & L. Poulsen. Winners of 1st Game M. Dillon & R. Heness; Winners of 2nd Game J. Emery & D. Jankovic.
Tuesday 29th November – Ladies Consistency Singles Final A. Pershouse d S. Burgess. Ladies Social Bowls – Winners S. Smith , M. Alhoverta & D. Handley; runners up J. Lim, K. Rodgers & J. Hillier. Sportsman’s C. McNeilly, G. Blakeman & S. Russell; G. Harrison, K. Shipp & L. Adam.
Wednesday 30th November – Turkey Pairs – Winners C. Bridges & B. McDermott; runners up B. & C. Hippisley. Winners of First Game W. Faulkner & B. Spiteri; Winners of Second Game M. Cherry & T. Chapman.
Thursday 1st December – Men’s Pairs – Winners L. Moloney & R. Pershouse; runners up B. Hearn & C. Gallagher; 2nd runners up D. Fielding & A. Powell; 3rd runners up R. Tonkin & P. Pitt. Sportsman’s T. Fauser & D. Jankovic; A. Grills & M. Winter; G. McCormick & B. Ross; R. Price & R. Russell.
Saturday 3rd December – Open Pairs Winners J. Mathews & D. Ivins; runners up S. Bennett, G. Dunn & W. Faulkner. Sportsman’s S. Stewart, B. Payne & L. Campbell; J. Emery & D. Jankovic.
Sunday 4th December – Club Mixed Pairs Final J. Hearn & C. Fehlberg d H. Stewart & C. Gallagher.
Coming Events: Mondays – Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games of 11 ends. Pay by 12 noon, 12.30 pm Start.
Wednesday – Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games of 11 ends. If insufficient numbers Open Pairs. Pay by 12.30 pm, 1pm Start.
Thursdays – Men’s Social Pairs 1pm Start
Saturday Open Pairs 1pm Start.
Sunday 11th December Christmas Cheer Day – Ham & Seafood Day 1pm Start – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Triples 1pm Start.
Sunday 18th December Super Sunday Triples. 3 games of 7 ends. Order of play rotates every 7 ends. 1pm Start.
Woodgate Bowls Club
This afternoon we finally got to go out on the green for a game after a week of wind and rain.
Jackpot pairs was a great way to get back into the swing of a game of bowls even if the wind and odd scute of rain was a bit of a test!😳
Rink draw winners:
L. Phil Nelson
S. Robbie Royan
L. Fiona Dowling
S. John “Robbo” Robinson
A really good time was had by all, and a well deserved drink in the Club after a hard days work was a fitting end to the day.
Jackpot didn’t go off so jumps up for next week!
Another great day of social triples out on our greens:
Bit of a breeze, OK at times it was a roaring wind and a few spots of rain but that didn’t dampen our afternoon.
Rink draw winners:
L. Jessy James
- Phil Mullins
S. Archie Bishop
L. Lesley Christensen
- Marilyn Mullins
S. Keith Sleep.
Mark your calendars, next Sunday 11.12.2022 is our big ham day.
Play commences at 1.00 and 18 hams are up for grabs.
Don’t miss out, put your name down ASAP as a big turnout is expected!
Both greens will be back in action for the day.
Submitted by Lesley Christensen
Bowls Burnett Mens
SOCIAL BOWLS RESULTS
Tuesday 29th November: No play due to inclement weather
Wednesday 30th November: Scroungers: No play due to inclement weather
Thursday 1st December: ‘Thirsty Thursday’ – No play due to inclement weather
Thursday 1st December: Night Bowls – No play due to inclement weather
Friday 2nd December: Winners: Speedy Stephens, Otto Korner Runners Up: Nev Cook, Neil Holmes Sportsman: Christian McLellan, Des Kemp. The Jackpot was not won and will be $500 next Friday.
Saturday 3rd December: Winners: Arthur Wood, Eddie Cross Sportsman: Graham McLennan, Wayne Watson, Christian McLellan. The 2 Bowl ‘Toucher Jackpot’ was not won and will now be $290 next Tuesday.
Sunday 4th October: Cookies Ham Day – Overall Winners: Bob Hannah, B Peat, Greg Cole Overall Sportsman: R Harrison, John Lucy, J Simpson. Mc Bride Green Winners: T Halter, C Morrison, Phil O’ Neill Sportsman: T Blackley, M Doherty, LD Blackley. Brennan Green Winners: Trish Hansen, P Creamor, Kyle Franks Sportsman: Cameron Walker, J Mizzi, Mark Mizzi. Centenary Green Winners: Wayne Watson, Dick Shield, Janelle Franks Sportsman: G Nielsen, Mark, K Sullivan, T Sullivan. Winning Skip: Karen Ibels Sportsman Skip: Sue Barritt Winning second: Kim Sportsman second: Neil Holmes Winning lead: H Hancock Sportsman Lead: D Manski. Lots of winners with a great day had by all. The Club thanks everyone for their attendance and support. If you didn’t win a ham, then come along to the Club break up day on the 17th of December as there will be 20+ hams to be won.
A & B Pairs Final: Brendan Whalley, Keith Whalley def Christian McLellan, Des Kemp 25-15. B Grade Pairs semi-final: Marly Peters, Zed Peters def Roy Eggmolesse, Laurie Wigg. B grade Triples semi-final: Greg Cole, Bob Hannah, Peter Bull def Warren Downey, Greg Dewing, Greg Murray 17-16.
Reminder: All competitions must be completed by the Men’s AGM which is Saturday the 17th of December. Thank you to all members for arranging competition games and completing them by the required date. Your efforts and cooperation are greatly appreciated by the Games Director.
Nominations are now open for the 2023 Championship Singles, Pairs, Triples and Fours. Start organizing your teams and place your nomination on the sheets on the Club noticeboard.
SOCIAL BOWLS EVENTS
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 6th December: Burnett Bonza Pairs – Men’s, Ladies, Mixed. 2 games of 11 ends where Winners Vs Winners and Losers Vs Losers in the second game. Winners will be decided by adding the total number of ends won in the first game to the total number of ends won in the second game. Names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm for a 1 pm start. The 2 bowl ‘Toucher Jackpot’ is currently $290.
Wednesday 7th December: ‘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 are welcome so come along for a fun night out.
Thursday 8th December: ‘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 8th December: Night Bowls – bowls start 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. Visitors and those that want to try bowls for the first time will be made to feel very welcome.
Friday 9th December: 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 which is $500.
Saturday 10th December: $400 ‘Fair Play’ Day sponsored by Wally Rozynski & Des Kemp – Open Pairs (Men’s, Ladies, Mixed) Names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm for a 1pm start. The 2 bowl ‘Toucher Jackpot’ will be played after the game.
Saturday 10th December: $400 ‘Fair Play’ Day – Sponsored by Wally Rozynski and Des Kemp.
Saturday 17th December: Men’s Section AGM – 10.30am followed by bowls starting at 12.30pm
Saturday 17th December: Whalley Sponsored ‘Break Up’ Day – Open Triples with plenty of Hams as prizes. Free steak burger after the game as well as some great raffle prizes to be won. Bowls will start at 12.30pm – names are to be in by 12.00pm.
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 $450, 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 9th December will be Bradz Rock N Rhythms and the following Friday the 16th December, live music will be delivered by Johnny K. Members, Guests, and Visitors are always welcome.
Across the Waves Ladies Bowls
RESULTS Friday 2nd December:
Winners – R.Berry & B.McKinnon
Runners-Up – H.McKinnon & S.Mason
Sportsmen – J.Mallett & L.Donaldson
2023 CHAMPIONSHIP FOURS COMPETITION:
Nominations are still being accepted for next year's Championship Fours Competition. Get your team in by Friday 27th January. First round to be played on 10th February.
Membership fees of $90 need to be paid by 16th December.
- Friday 9th December – Luncheon and trophy presentation at The Waves Sports Club Miller Street from 11am. Sorry guys, ladies only.
- Friday 16th December – Everyone welcome, especially our Friday men, to our last bowls day of the year. Phone the clubhouse on 41 535 644 by 12.30pm to get your name in. Come dressed in Christmas attire. The Christmas raffle will be drawn after play.
- Friday 6th January – Night bowls will commence with a sausage sizzle starting at 5.30pm. Bowls should get underway around 6pm. Cost $12 pp.
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