Bargara Bowls Club
Monday 16 th January – Turkey Pairs – Winners – J. & H. Dingle; runners up S. & B.
Burgess; 2 nd runners up T. Heath & P. Sexton. Winners of 1 st Game J. Grills & D. Hart.
Winners 2 nd Game K. & K. Cook.
Tuesday 17 th January – Ladies Friendship Day – A great afternoon with all money raised
donated to the Cancer Fund.
Wednesday 18 th January – Past Presidents Annual Visit – A great night with more than 90
Players enjoying a Game under the lights. Winners C. Darlington, B. Evans & John See; J.
Emery, D. Brady & D. Jankovic; L. Hutton, W. Horn & H. Dingle. Sportsman’s D. McCarthy,
K. Bartholomew & B. McCarthy; M. Darlington, L. Robinson & T. Chippendale; D. Harding,
M. Attwood & B. Frost.
Thursday 19 th January – Men’s Pairs – Winners F. Plant & B. Dunn; K. Hiley & R. Russell;
J. Jardine & L. Poulsen; G. Cahill & A. Powell. Sportsman’s J. Andrew & C. Hippisley; B.
Payne & A. Grills; B. McNamee & M. Attwood; A. Stevens & J. Nowell.
Sunday 22 nd January – Super Sunday Triples – Winners W. Fitzgerald,P. Pitt & K.
Fitzgerald; M. Smith, J. Beeck & W. Baxter; V. Powell, K. & G. Gallagher; M. Richardson
& B. McCarthy. Sportsman’s J. Emery, D. Brady & D. Jankovic; I. Johnson, A. Grills & L.
Poulsen; S. Stewart, H. Stauffer & R. Ingold; V. Kohn, K. Aanensen & P. Van Huizen.
Competition – Men’s “A” Singles Round 4 – A. Poke d N. McNamara; W. Barnett d M.
Winter; R. Pershouse d T. Fauser; G. McGrail d C. Watt; M. Tonkin d N. Cullen.
Mixed Fours Round 2 – S. Burgess, J. Hearn, B. Burgess & C. Fehlberg d J. Russell, L.
Beale, C. Rixon & M. Tonkin in a high quality game that had the spectators in their seats
until the last end.
Coming Events Mondays Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games
of 11 ends. Pay by 12 noon, 12.30 pm Start.
Tuesday – Ladies Championship Fours 8.30am for a 9am Start. Ladies Social Bowls
Wednesday – Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games of 11 ends.
Thursday – Australia Day Mixed 2 Bowl Triples – Members Only1pm Start.
Saturday & Sunday Australia Day Men’s Fours Carnival.
Woodgate Bowls Club
Well would you believe it?
After a week of rain and all games cancelled it fined up today for men’s day!
The men really enjoyed their day on the green…..good to get out of the house perhaps?
Winning Rink draw:
L. Ian Todd
S. Robbie Hannah
- Ken Geaney
S. Robbie Byrnes
L. Keith Meakie ( visiting from Cleveland where he is the President)
- Phill Mullins
S. Gordon Nuttall
Billy’s Day, lovely friendly day out on the green this afternoon!
Small in numbers but big on fun factor!
Winning Rink Draw:
L. Lesley Christensen
- Wayne Stanley
S. Doreen Ensbey
- Jacqui Rogerson
S. Phill Mullins
Next Thursday being Australia Day social competition will still be played.
Come along dressed in your Australian gear and join in the fun.
Community Events is holding a barbecue in the hall 7.00-9.00 Citizen of the Year and Community Group of the year will be announced.
Then you can pop straight over to the Club for the Australia Day activities, thong throwing, competitions etc.have a nice lunch then straight into Billy’s Thursday Bowls!
Today we had the first round of the Mens Fours Competition played between :
L. Alan Johnston
- Billy Hooke (sub for Geoff Haynes)
- Greg Silverthorne
S. Robbie Hannah
L. Rob West
- Ken Geaney
- Col Ensbey
S. Maurie Strano
Exciting game, very close scores during the first half of play.
Second half team Hannah forged ahead only to have team Strano start to claw back the score, however they had left their run too late!
Team Hannah now go into the next round.
Social pairs also played this afternoon.
Rink draw winners:
Rink 10 The Mens Competition:
Rink 14 Pairs game:
L. Marilyn Mullins
S. Robbie Royan
The Jackpot remains intact so still up for grabs next week! Sunday 22.01.2023:
Another round of the Mens Open Fours Competition, and what game it was, one point difference in the score.
That’s what we call going right down to the wire!
Team Bishop had a hard fought win over Team Cornish:
L. Dennis Smith
- Wayne Stanley
- Bill McUtchen
S. Geoff Bishop
L. Phill Mullins
- Gordon Nuttall
- Graham Summers
S. Brian Cornish
Rink draw winners:
Rink 10 The Mens Competition game:
L. Reg Cotton
- Jane Herd-Evans
S. Meredith Taylor
Bowls Burnett Men
SOCIAL BOWLS RESULTS
Tuesday 17th January: No play due to inclement weather
Wednesday 18th January: Scroungers: Winner: Keegan Lankowski Runner Up: Darren Cotton
Thursday 19th January: ‘Thirsty Thursday’ Winners: No Results
Thursday 19th January: Night Bowls – Winners: Gary Nicko, Ozzy. Pick the Joker Jackpot will be $12+ next week. Thanks to DNA Property Consultants for their continued sponsorship.
Friday 20th January: Winners: John Jardine, Peter Busch Runners Up: Graham McLennan, Breanna Pegg. Sportsman: Alan Vinegrad, Alan Nielsen. The Jackpot was not won and will be $500 again next Friday.
Saturday 21st January: Winners: Sue Busch, Peter Busch Runners Up: Rob Swallow, Mick Jeffs, David Green, Tony Townson Sportsman: Graham McLennan, Wayne Watson
Results: Championship Fours Semi- Finals: Darryl Austin, Craig Dodds, Darren McCracken, Yogi Best def Josh Gott (Sub), Warren Downey, Ted Barker, Dave Carson 25-12, Rob Swallow, Mick Jeffs, Tony Townson, David Green def Keegan Lankowski, Brendan Whalley, Daniel Stanton-Cook, Keith Whalley 25-15.Championship Singles: Steve Coleman def Tim Clark 25-5.
The Draws have been completed for the 2023 B Grade Singles, Pairs, Triples and Fours as well as the Men’s A & B Pairs, Mixed Pairs and Mixed Fours. The Draws are on the competition boards at the Club, so please have a look and start arranging games by mutual agreement.
Reminder: The first round of the Championship Pairs must be played on or before Sunday 12th February 9.30am start. (Play, Sub, or Forfeit)
Membership fees are now well overdue. Please remember that you must be a current financial member to participate in the Club Championships. Fees can be paid across the bar or to John Barry.
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 24th January: $300 Open Triples – Men’s, Ladies, Mixed. Names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm for a 1 pm start. The 2 bowl ‘Toucher Jackpot’ will be played after the game and is now $340.
Wednesday 25th January: ‘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 26th January: Australia Day: CLUB CLOSED
Friday 27th January: 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 28th January – Open Pairs – men’s, ladies or mixed. Names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm for a 1 pm start. 2 Bowl Toucher Jackpot played after the game.
QLD JUNIOR STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Burnett successfully co-hosted the BQ State Junior Championships last week. The first three days, the Juniors played in the drizzling rain with the remainder of the week clearing up. For those who watched, you would have seen an extremely high level of bowls being played in some quite difficult conditions.
Burnett Juniors performed quite well over the week with some great results. U18 Open Fours – Phoebe Russell and Christian McLellan reached the Bronze Medal playoff only to go down 22-20. U15 Open Pairs: Jamieson Morgan (Burnett) teamed with Latrell Lawton (Charleville) to win the Gold medal by defeating Cooper Sutton (Pialba) and Bryce Jarrett (Pialba) 15-12 in the Final. Congratulation Jamieson! In the same event Phoebie Russell claimed the Bronze Medal by teaming up with Mia Haylock (Roma) by winning their match 16-15. Well done, Phoebie!
Saturday 4th February: Round 1 of the Wide Bay Bowls Classic (WBBC). Division 1 Vs Maryborough at Burnett. Division 3 has a BYE. Division 1 team selections are on the Club noticeboard.
Sunday 12th February: Round 1 of the Championship Pairs – 9.30am start (Play, Sub, or Forfeit)
Revised Club opening hours during January
Monday 23rd Jan Club Closed, Tuesday 24th Jan 10am – 5.30pm, Wednesday 25th Jan 10am – 9pm, Thursday 26th Jan Club Closed (Australia Day), Friday 27th Jan 10am – 9.30pm, Saturday 28th Jan 10am-9pm Sunday 29th Jan 9am – 1pm, Monday 30th Jan Club Closed, Tuesday 31st Jan 10am – 5.30pm.
The Goose Club raffle will be drawn on Friday night at 7pm. The Member’s Draw is currently $90, so come along, have a meal and a few drinks with the chance to win some cash and prizes.
Live entertainment for this Friday night the 27th January will be Neil Wenck and the following Friday the 3rd February, live music will be delivered by ‘The Other Bloke’. Members, Guests, and Visitors are always welcome.
Bundaberg Bowls Club
Wednesday 18th January:
Winners: B.Mckinnon,Judy Jones,Ken Innes. Sportspersons: C.Morey,A.Salau,H.Mckinnon.
Friday 20th January:
Winners: P.Wilson,B.Baillie,L.Case. Sportspersons: B.Hofstetter,A.Sindon,I.Quartermain.
Winners: V.Schmidt, J.Scougall. Sportspersons: J.Capetta,D.Tilson,R.Poelstra.
Tuesday 24th January- Joan Jones,J.Clough. Thursday 26th January- R.Ribbans,S.Ribbans.
Friday 27th January-Joan Jones,T.Salau. Saturday 28th January- A.Salau.A.Edgerton.
Final Mixed 4's 2022: F.Clarke, B.Clarke,D.Cooke,B.Wiley Def M.Nicol,M.Stumbles,C.Marcinkus,
F.Dewhurst 18 to 16.
Competition Call : Dates:
Nominations for Mens A Grade Singles,Pairs & Fours now open closing on February 14th 2023.
Tuesday 24th Jan: Social Bowls at 1pm
Thursday 26th Jan: $510 sponsored day by Northside Produce
Friday 27th Jan: Social Bowls at 1pm
Saturday 28th Jan: Social Bowls at 1pm
Tuesday 31st Jan : $600 sponsored day by Takalvans(please make your teams & put on sheet)
Thursday 2nd Feb: Social Bowls at 1pm
Friday 3rd Feb: Social Bowls at 1pm
Saturday 4th Feb: 10am AGM followed by small lunch & Social bowls at 1pm.
Reminder that all committee positions for 2023 are available for nominations and close this Tuesday at 1pm. Nomination forms are on the notice board.Please consider supporting your club if you can offer your skills & time to help.
Across the Waves Ladies
RESULTS Friday 20th January:
Great to see 42 bowlers turning up on a beautiful evening for our Friday bowls.
Winners – Madison & Bruce Lavender
Runners-Up – Margaret Whitworth & Sally Squires
Sportsmen – Sue Munckton & Len Bauer
Thanks Brian McMah for cooking our barbeque tea.
Friday 27th January will be our last bowls night with the usual sausage sizzle at 5.30pm and bowls starting around 6pm. New bowlers are very welcome, plenty of bowls available. Cost $12 pp. Phone Lyn Murphy on 0402 302 091 or put your name on the sheet in the clubhouse.
Friday 3rd February – FRIENDSHIP DAY – bring your friends from other bowling clubs along. Play starts at usual time of 1pm. Phone Lyn Murphy by Monday 30th January for catering purposes.
CHAMPIONSHIP FOURS COMPETITION:
Nominations for our Championship Fours Competition close this Friday 27th January, with the first games to be played on Friday 10th February.
Glenyss is offering her free coaching lessons every Tuesday from 10am to 12noon. Phone her on 0408 019 707 by Monday to book in.
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