Check out what's been happening on the greens with the social bowls results from around the Bundaberg Region.
Across The Waves Ladies Bowls
Friday 10th February -Social Bowls – Winners – Pat Wilson & Mary Whitbread
Runners-Up – Terri Salau & Sue Jardine
Sportsmen – Margaret Whitfield & Tom Van Leeuwen
Championship Fours – B.Parker, S.Squires, G.Lock, J.Jones d L.Robinson, F.De Bono, V.Jarvis, J.Callaway C.De Vries, R.Higgins, K.Frawley, K.Mason d L.Hillier, d.Wardrop, L.Murphy, G.Bauer
Saturday 11 th February Wide Bay Challenge – Div.1 defeated Maryborough 6-1
Div.3 lost to Burnett 2-3
Sunday 12th February Night Bowls – Winners – Judy Caesar & Tom Anderson
Sportsmen – Beth McGreevey, Robyn Higgins & Kathy Evans
Call For Competition Friday 17th February – Final Championship Fours –
B.Parker, S.Squires, G.Lock, J.Jones v C.De Vries, R.Higgins, K.Frawley, K.Mason
Play, Sub or forfeit.
Championship Pairs – Nominations are now open for our Championship Pairs competition, closing and drawn on 17th February, with first games to be played on 24th February.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – Our AGM will be on 3rd March at 10.30am in the clubhouse. Nomination forms for positions on committee are on the board. Completed nomination forms should be handed to Secretary Gail Bauer by 5pm on Friday 17th February.
SOCIAL BOWLS – Mixed social bowls are played every Friday under shades from 1pm and Sunday evening starting with a sausage sizzle at 5.30pm. Put your name on the sheets in the clubhouse or phone 41 535 644 or Lyn Murphy on 0402 302 091.
COACHING – Free coaching is available every Tuesday morning from 10am to midday. Phone Glenyss on 0408 019 707 by Monday to book in.
Monday 6th February – AM & PM Turkey Pairs – Winners – M. & J. Schluter; runners up B. Heness & L. Poulsen; 2nd runners up J. & J. Hillier; 3rd runners up W. & N. McNamara. Winners of 1st Game B. & C. Hippisley; runners up K. Daverne & K. Mason. Winners of 2nd Game S. Jardine & F. Clarke. Runners up C. Bridges & B. McDermott.
Tuesday 7th February – Ladies Championship Fours Final– H. Stewart, M. Hughes, S. Burgess & A. Pershouse d M. McLaren, D. Franklin, H. Foster & T. Chippendale. Ladies Social Bowls Winners Y. Turner, P. Loveday & K. Cook; runners up K. Juillerat, K. Almond & J. Nowell; Sportsman’s G. Blakeman, K. Aanensen & L. Beale.
Wednesday 8th February – Turkey Pairs – Winners – J. Andrew & W. Baxter; runners up M. Winter & K. Bayntun. Winners of 1st Game T. Merritt & Judy Nowell. Winners of 2nd Game C. Kenny, J. Lim & B. McCarthy.
Thursday 9th February – Men’s Pairs – Winners L. Moloney & T. Fauser; M. Winter & W. Barnett; D. Austin & K. Bayntun; L. Poulsen & P. Sexton; S. Gray & B. O’Neill. Sportsman’s G. Cahill & P. Pitt; G. Miles & K. Fitzgerald; A. Setter & B. McCarthy; M. Attwood, B. Payne & G. Stephens.
Saturday 11th February – Wide Bay Challenge – Div.1 Bargara d Urangan; Div.2 Bargara d Marborough Services; Div3A Burrum Heads d Bargara; Div 3B Bargara d Maryborough. Well done to all Teams.
Competition – Men’s “A” Singles Quarter-Final – W. Barnett d A. Poke; C. Gallagher d Jim See; M. Tonkin d C. Fehlberg. Men’s “A” Fours Round 1. B. Hearn, G. Hutchinson, K. Fitzgerald & A. Powell d D. Harding, Alex Baigrie, M. Attwood & Adam Baigrie; M. Winter, C. Watt, K. Bayntun & W. Barnett d V. Sauer, J. Andrew, W. Baxter & C. Hippisley; B. McNamee, B. O’Neill, L. Poulsen & P. Sexton W.O.F.
Coming Events Mondays AM. Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games of 11 ends. Pay by 8am, 8.30am Start. PM. Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games of 11 ends. Pay by 12 noon, 12.30 pm Start.
Tuesday – Ladies Championship Pairs Round 1. 9am Start. Ladies Social Bowls 12.30pm Start.
Wednesday – Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games of 11 ends. 1pm Start.
Thursday – Men’s Pairs 1pm S
Saturday – Third Round Wide Bay Challenge. 1 Division Bargara v Maryborough at Maryborough , 2 Division Bargara v Moore Park at Moore Park, Division 3/A Bargara v Pialba at Home and No.3/B Bargara v Urangan B at Home. More information via emails or at the Club.
Sunday – More Information later in Week.
Tuesday 7th February: Winners: Ron Byes, Ros Byers Runners Up: Graham McLennan, Wayne Watson Sportsman: Eddie Cross, Don Robertson
Wednesday 8th February: Scroungers: Winner: Craig Russell Runners Up: Pat Leahy, Phoebe Russell Super end Winner: Jamieson Morgan
Thursday 9th February: ‘Thirsty Thursday’ – Winners: Keith Sinclair, Peter Bull
Thursday 9th February: Night Bowls: Winners: Kevin, Valerie & Alf Sportsman: Ian & Jim. Thank you to DNA Property Consultants for their continued sponsorship. Phone Anthony for any Property enquiries on 0435083606.
Friday 10th February: Winners: Warren Downey, Dave Carson Sportsman: Ivan Grills, D Jensen. The Jackpot be $110 next Friday.
Saturday 11th February: Winners: Jamieson Morgan, Tim Clark Sportsman: Teana Poelstra, Theo Poelstra
WIDE BAY BOWLS CLASSIC
Results: Division 1 played Hervey Bay and lost overall 3 rinks to 4 rinks. Some close games just didn’t’ go our way. Well played Hervey Bay! Division 3 played ATW and won 3 rinks to 2 rinks. Great result!
Next Saturday 18th February Division 1 play Urangan at Urangan. Skips to arrange transport. Division 3 play Urangan at Burnett. Selected teams will be posted on the Club Noticeboard on Tuesday.
All 2023 Club Competitions have been drawn and are on the Competition boards at the Club. All members are asked to check the draws and continue to arrange games by mutual agreement. With the WBBC being played games need to be organized mid-week or if you play someone that works, you need to look at alternative days and times e.g. Sunday mornings when QRI play or perhaps starting a game at 5.30pm and finishing under lights (would be nice and cool) Reminder: When playing your first round match you have to pay the additional $1 nomination fee when paying your green fees.
Results: Open Pairs – Keegan Lankowski, Brendan Whalley def Kerry Melham, Tim Clark 26-11, Dick Shield, Pat Leahy def Owen Newman, Ted Barker 30-16, Josh Gott, Kyle Franks def Christian McLellan, D Cotton 28-14, B Grade Pairs: Warren Downey, Dave Carson def Greg Whalley, Brendan Whalley 22-20. Championship Singles Beau Mark def Glen Hayes 25-9.
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 14th February: 50/50 Day – where 50 percent of the green fees for the day is returned as prize money. Open Pairs – 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.
Wednesday 15th February: ‘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 16th February: ‘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 16th February: 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 17th February: 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 $110.
Saturday 18th February – Round 3 of the Wide Bay Bowls Classic (WBBC) Division 1: Burnett Vs Urangan at Urangan. Division 3 Vs Urangan at Burnett. Otherwise, Social play with Open Pairs – men’s, ladies or mixed. Names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm for a 1 pm start.
Saturday 18th February: Round 3 of the Wide Bay Bowls Classic (WBBC). Division 1 Vs Urangan at Urangan. Skips to arrange transport. Division 3 Vs Urangan at Burnett.
Wednesday 15th February: District Fours 5.30pm start. Three games will be played at Burnett.
Club opening hours are – Monday (Club closed), Tuesday 10am – 5.30pm, Wednesday 10am – 9pm, Thursday 11am – 9pm, Friday 10am – 9pm, Saturday 10am – 9pm (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 $130, 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 17th February will be ‘The Other Bloke’ and the following Friday the 17th February, live music will be delivered by Old Bones – Members, Guests, and Visitors are always welcome.
Today we had two games of Ladies Open Singles, as well as some social triples games.
Meredith Taylor had a win over Judy Stanley.
Gail Lenz had a win over Gloria Newby
Thanks to Fiona Dowling and Doreen Ensbey who were the markers for the day.
Rink draw winners:
L. Yvonne Turner 2. Lesley Christensen S. Lorelle Mattson
L. Raels Cahill 2. Daphne Brettell S. Robyn Bishop
Jackpot Tuesday and the Jackpot went off:
Marjo Greiner, Karen Henderson, Marilyn Mullins, Raels Cahill, Daphne Brettell, Robyn Bishop
Wednesday, 8.02.0223: Mens Day:
Full green of men today, I’m told there was a swirling wind that was hard to read.
Winning Rink Draw:
L. Gary Willoughby, 2. Phill Mullins, S. Brian Cornish
Father and son combination: L. Robbie Royan and S. Paul Royan
L. Gordon Ibbertson, 2. Oyster Dowling, S. Graham Summers
As with the Ladies yesterday the Jackpot went off!
Alan Johnson, Phil Nelson, Bob Winzar, Bill Hooke, Gerry Turner, Archie Bishop
All took home an equal share of the loot! Well done to all the men!
Not a lot I can tell you about Thursday, had the day off!
What I can tell you is the winning rink was rink 10:
Daphne Brettell, Donna Smith
Yes, I know we don’t usually have games on a Friday but today we had three competition games played for something different.
Have to say the green was lightening fast and a cross breeze, not the easiest of conditions!
A round of the Ladies Open Singles:
Cheryl Goodhew had a win over Lesley Christensen.
Mens Open Singles:
Greg Silverthorn had a win over Rob West.
Team Winzar had a win over Team Byrnes:
L. Trevor Christensen, 2. John Robinson, 3. Clinton Dowling, S. Bob Winzar
L. Ian Goodhew. 2. Greg Madsen, 3. Rowdy Taylor, S. Robbie Byrnes.
Thanks to Meredith Taylor and Robbie Hannah who stood as markers and also to Archie Bishop, Umpire for the day.
Today we had a team of players go to Hervey Bay to play in the Wide Bay Classic.
Unfortunately Woodgate lost to Hervey Bay two games to five.
G. Willoughby, Rob Anderson, John Robinson, Maurie Strano,
Went down 22/23
Paul Rogerson, Phil Nelson, Ian Goodhew, Greg Silverthorn,
Went down 13/26
Had a win 25/15
Phill Mullins, Rowdy Taylor
Went down 13/16
Jacqui Rogerson, Robbie Byrnes
Had a win 24/14
Jane Hers-Evans, Gail Lenz
Went down 16/24
Fiona Dowling, Donna Smith
Went down 19/22
There was also social pairs played on our green at Woodgate:
Rink draw winners:
F.Lewis, J. Lewis
Both visitors and both most welcome.
Sunday social triples and two championship Ladies Open Singles games played as well!
Robyn Bishop had a hard fought win over Jane Herd-Evans.
Fiona Dowling also had a hard fought win over Karen Henderson.
Special thanks to the markers Doreen Ensbey and Gloria Newby and also to Rob Anderson who was our Umpire for the days play.
Winning Rink Draw:
Gordon Ibbotson, Marjo Greiner, Rob Royan
That’s two of our most senior men’s players still taking out the money.
Would you believe a tie and a count back of ends was a tie as well so the two teams split the money.
Cheryl Goodhew, Rhonda Byrnes, Bob Winzer, Rob Coffey, Rob Anderson, Robbo.
Bundaberg Bowls Club
Tuesday 7th February: Mixed Triples sponsored by Bull Financial.
Foundation Green Winners: J.Clough, L.Poulsen, Runners Up: T.Salau, J.Moore, A.Salau. Sportsperson: D.Ivins, B.McCarthy, C.Hippisley.
Sampson Green Winners: V.Mallett, T.Brigdon, P.Stokes. Runners Up: A. Holt, D.Goodman, B.Peardon. Sportsperson: H.Mosley, M.Dick, C.Hockey.
Thursday 9th February:
Winners: L.Case, K.Itzstein, B.Newton. Runners Up: M.Fitzpatrick, M.Stumbles, M.Nicol, Sportspersons: I.Quartermaine, T.Salau, V.Schmidt.
Saturday 11th February:
Winners: D.Petersen, R.Chambers, C.Morey. Sportsman: H.Mosley, R.Polestra, A,Roylance.
Tuesday 14thFeb – S. Ribbans, R. Ribbans. Thursday 16th Feb – Joan Jones, M.Nicol Saturday 18th Feb – J. Clough,
Competition Nomination Dates:
Nominations for Mens A Grade Singles, Pairs & Fours now open, closing on February 14th 2023. Men write your names on the Whiteboard.
Nominations for Mens B Grade Singles now open, write your name on the Whiteboard.
Ladies Championship Games nominations will be closed on the 21st February and drawn on the 23rd Feb.
Tuesday 14th Feb: Mixed Triples Money Day sponsored by Friendlies Private Hospital.
Thursday 16th Feb: Coaching at 10.00 a.m. Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m.
Saturday 18th Feb: Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m.
Tuesday 21st Feb: BOM Meeting at 10.00 a.m. Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m.
Thursday 23rd Feb: $600.00 Mixed Triples Money Day sponsored by AIM Hearing.
Saturday 25th Feb: Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m.
Monday 27th Feb: 12.30pm Cards Everyone welcome to play.
Tuesday 28th Feb: Social Bowls at 1.00 p.m.
Members, we now have an ATM Machine at the Club for your use.
Write these Dates in your Diary – Sunday 26th March Ivan Stockwell Memorial Day. Start at 1.00 p.m. Also Sunday 5th November Past Presidents Visit to Bundaberg . Start at 9.00 a.m. Follow the Facebook page here.
- Last week’s bowls results from around the region