Check out the latest bowls results and news from on the greens of clubs right around the Bundaberg Region.
Across the Waves
Wednesday 15 November – Winners – D.Smith & S.Squires, Runners-Up – J.Jardine & B.Naumann, Sportsmen – F.Berry & C.Engstrom
Friday 17 November – Winners – R.& R.Byers, Sportsmen – R.Baretta & A.Shaw
Saturday 18 November – Winners – D.Green & K.Bayntun
ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP FEES of $90 are now due. Please pay by last playing day in 2023.
Ladies Christmas Lunch & Presentation of Trophies – 8 December at The Waves Sports Club. Cost $22 pp. Have you put your name on the list? Money needs to be paid by 1st December. Notify Secretary Robyn of any special dietary requirements.
Last Playing Day – Ladies Club 15 December. Christmas Raffle will be drawn.
Monday 13 November – Turkey Pairs – Winners A. & L. Adams; runners up C. Sherwin & J. Nowell; 2nd runners up G. Cahill & G. Hutchins. Winners of 1st Game H. Stauffer & P. Sexton; runners up S. Jardine & F. Clarke. Winners of 2nd Game B. Hearn & B. Munis; runners up C. Bridges & B. McDermott. Lucky Margins 1st Game M. Attwood & B. Frost; 2nd Game P. Elliott & P. Couchman.
Tuesday 14 November – Ladies Consistency Singles Round 1 P. VanHuizen d V. Reitzenstein; V. Kohn d L. Adam; M. Smith d L. Dunn; J. Lim d B. Munis; K. Gallagher d P. Kohn; A. Salman d C. Forsythe; L. Stephens d M. Stauffer; L. Beale d S. Stewart; L. Rogerson d K. Juillierat; L. Taylor d C. McNielly. Round 2 S. Bennett d S. Bianchi; A. Pershouse d D. Franklin; D. Handley d K. Rodgers; P. VanHuizen d V. Kohn; A. Salmon d K. Gallagher; L. Stephens d L. Beale; L. Taylor d L. Rogerson.
Wednesday 15 November – Open Pairs – Winners J. & J. Nowell; K. Dodds & P. Press; S. Bennett & W. Horn. Sportsman’s C. Bridges & P. Sexton. Men’s Over 75 Pairs Final – R. Murdaca & G. Hutchinson d P. Barker & B. Hearn. Men’s “B” Triples R. Russell, T. Chapman & J. Fehlberg d J. Hayden, N. McNamara(sub)& M. Troughton.
Thursday 16 November – Men’s Triples/Pairs – Winners J. Watson & B. McCarthy; J. Mathews & J. Nowell; J. Russell, P. Pitt & K. Hammond. Sportsman’s F. Brotherton & R. Klumpp; F. Plant, G. Stephens & B. Dunn; M. Attwood, Alex Baigrie & B. Frost. d A. Setter & G. Pearce; d V. Sauer & J. Jardine.
Saturday 18 November – Jack Attack Winners S. Stewart & Adam Baigrie; runners up J. Cattermulle, C. McNielly & L. Dunn.
Sunday 19 November – State Mixed Pairs Two very good Games with Broadbeach’s Liz Walton & Peter Hobday d Burnett’s Phoebie Russell & Keith Whalley on an extra end to take the Gold Medal. The umpire was called to determine the closest Bowl at the end of an entralling Game. The Bronze Medal went to the Emerald Team over the Roma team. Well done to all players, you kept the Crowd entertained over the two days.
Competition. Mixed Pairs J. Hearn & C. Fehlberg d A. & L. Adams. Men’s “B” Triples Final – R. Russell, T. Chapman & J. Fehlberg d A. Johnson, L. Moloney & N. Shaw.
Monday Turkey Pairs – Open (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs. Two games of 11 ends. 1 pm Start; Club Mixed Pairs Semi-Final – J. Hearn & C. Fehlberg v V. & J. Reitzenstein.
Tuesday – Ladies Consistency Singles Round 3 – 9 am Start; Semi-Final 12.30 pm Start. Ladies Social Bowls 12.30 pm Start.
Wednesday – Open Pairs – (Ladies, Men or Mixed) Pairs 1pm Start.
Thursday – Men’s Pairs/Triples 1 pm Start.
Sunday – Super Sunday, Jim Schluter Memorial, 3 games of 7 ends. Players change positions after each Game.
Tuesday 14 November Sponsored by Hinkler Podiatry.
Winners on Samson Green: S Ribbans R Ribbans R Sydenham Runners Up: M Stumbles G Weston O Hocking. Sports Persons: J Aulfrey R Poelstra K Innes.
Winners Foundation Green: B Fryer D Francis S Sparke. Runners Up: V Mallett T Brigden P Stokes. Sports Persons: R Lear J Reed T Lear.
Thursday 16 November Winners: I Quartermaine T Salau F Clarke. Sports Persons: J Caesar V Schmidt R Chambers.
Saturday 18 November Sponsored day by Spring Lakes Resort.
Winners Samson Green: G Ferguson A Buxton M Jeffs. Runners Up 1. M Hillier B Frawley L Poulsen. Runners Up 2. G Purches M Stumbles M Nicol. Sports Persons: W Evans K Evans F Dewhurst.
Winners Foundation Green: N Nunn A Roylance G Stewart. Runners 1. T Salau A Salau R Death. Runners 2. S Bury H Mosley A Jones. Sports Persons: J Killen D Goodman O Hocking.
Selectors: Tuesday November 21. K Mitchell Joan Jones. Thursday 23. S & R Ribbans. Saturday 25. J Clough.
Competition Results: Final Mixed Pairs M Stumbles M Nicol Def. G Purches S sparke.
Tuesday 21 November Mixed Fours: Has been cancelled due to illness.
Consistency Singles M Nicol Vers. L Scougall. Marker K Itzstein.
Thursday 23. Final Presidents Triples. D Howden L Austin L Scougall Vers. H McKinnon K Itzstein Joan Jones.
Saturday 25. Graded Fours Final: J Caesar K Evans D Francis M Nicol V T Salau J Moore S Warren S Sparke.
Tuesday 28. Mixed Fours: T Salau J Clough R Chambers M Nicol Vers. B Fryer J Caesar P Caesar L Scougall.
Consistency Singles. Joan Jones Vers. C Marcinkus.
Thursday 30 November Final Mixed Fours: S Hucker D Francis B McKinnon P Lovell Vers.
Winner from Tuesday 28 November.
Consistency Singles Semi Final. Winner from the 21 and 28.
Tuesday 21. BOM. Meeting All Club Members Welcome. Paddle Pop Draw 1pm. Comp.
Thursday 23. Sponsored Day Aim Hearing.
Saturday 25. Social and Comp. and Barefoot Bowlers. 9 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm.
Sunday 26. City Vers. Country 112 players 1pm. start.
Monday 27. Last Cards Afternoon.
Tuesday 28. Social and Comp.
Yearly fees are now due pay at the Club or Internet bank $110.
Burnett Bowls Men
Tuesday 14 November: Winners: E Cross, G Cole. RU 1: C Toft, A Vinegrad RU 2:S & P Busch. Sportspeople: K Claridge, P Wendt
Thursday Social: N /R
Thursday Barefoot: Winners: Robbie, John Snr, Kevin
Jackpot next week $10+
Friday Social: Winners; W Downey, A Wood, RU: S & P Busch
Sportspeople: S Shepheard, K Melham, D Stephens
Jackpot not won, next week $ 60
Saturday “John Bawden’s $300 Day”
Winners: P Bull, H Best.RU I: S & P Busch.RU 2. S & K Langkowski
Sportspeople 1. J Hall, D Rye .Sportspeople 2: J Bawden, T Rye
A-B Pairs: P Bull, H Best 22 J Hall, D Rye 18
Mixed Pairs: L Strachan, K Franks 21 S Barritt, K Langkowski 13
Championship events must be played prior to end of November, if not, Play, Sub, forfeit when called
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 21 November Open Bowl Pairs Men’s, Ladies, Mixed. Names in by 12 pm, green fees paid by 12.45 pm for a 1 pm start.
Wednesday: ‘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 6.15 pm with games starting at 6.30 pm. Green fees are $10 with 50 percent of the green fees being returned as prize money. All ability levels are welcome so come along for a fun night out
Thursday: ‘Social Thursday’ Open Pairs (Men’s, Ladies, Mixed). Names in by 2.15 pm as games will commence at 2.30 pm. Play till 4.30 pm with 2 random lucky draws as prizes.
Thursday: Night Bowls – bowls start at 6.30 pm, names in by 6 pm. Bowl under lights and enjoy a fun filled night with a chance at the ‘Pick the Joker’ Jackpot which will be $10 + this week. Visitors and those that want to try bowls for the first time will be made to feel very welcome
Friday: Open Pairs – Men’s, Ladies, Mixed. Names in by 12 pm, green fees paid by 12.45 pm for a 1 pm start. Jackpot $60
Saturday: Social play – Open Pairs (Men’s, Ladies, Juniors, Mixed). Names in by 12pm, green fees paid by 12.45pm for a 1 pm start.
Club opening hours are – Monday (Club closed), Tuesday 10am – 5.30pm, Wednesday 11 am – 9 pm, Thursday 2 pm – 9 pm, Friday 10 am – 9 pm, Saturday 10 am – 9 pm (10 pm for Functions) Sunday Bowls Days 9 am – 2 pm.
The Goose Club raffle will be drawn on Friday night at 7 pm. The Member’s Draw was not won last week and will now be $150, so come along, have a meal and a few drinks with the chance to win some great cash and prizes.
The following Friday, live music will be delivered by “NEIL WENCK” Members, Guests, and Visitors are always welcome.
MEMBERS DRAW This week: $530
Tuesday 14 November 2023:
Ladies Day: Today we had our usual paddle pop draw triples as well as the final of the B Grade Ladies Pairs. We also had Ladies away representing our Club at Moore Parks President’s Day. We also welcomed three visiting Ladies, great to have you join us on what was perfect day out on the green.
The B Grade Final was played between Team Judy and Team Raels which resulted in a win to team Judy.
Lesley Christensen and Judy Stanley.
Jenny Knight and Raeleen Cahill.
Winning Rink Draw: Rink 5: HazelCornish, Daphne Brettell, Robyn Bishop.
Encouragement: Rink 4: Karen Henderson, Rhonda (visitor), Donna Smith.
Wednesday 15 November 2023. Mens Day: Jackpot paddle pop draw triples and one game of pairs.
Winning rink draw: Rink 3: Werner Hass, Robbie Royan, Keith Sleep. Runners Up: Rink 4: Gary Willoughby, Wayne Stanley, George Weir.
Encouragement: Rink 5: Greg Upham, Phil Nelson, Rob Hannah
The jackpot went off today the lucky pairs game all took home a share of the loot!
Rink 7: G. White, M. Strano, E. Marcon, P. Bevin
Thursday 16 November 2023: Billy’s Day: Only a couple of rinks played on our green today due to several of our regulars being away for various reasons!
Winning rink draw: Rink 2: Daphne Brettell, Donna Smith
Saturday 18 November 2023: Big day out on our greens today, as well as our usual self select Jackpot pairs we had the final of the mixed fours and the final of the novice consistency. The Novice Consistency was played between Judy Stanley and Lesley Christensen with Judy emerging victorious! The mixed fours was a cracker of a game between Team Byrnes and Team Cornish, with both teams putting down some amazing shots enjoyed by a sizeable crowd of supporters.
Team Byrnes took the win in a hard fought game.
Special thanks to Archie Bishop who stood as our Umpire for the day.
Team Byrnes: Yvonne Turner (filling in for Rhonda Byrnes) Daphne Brettell Lyall Brettell Robbie Byrnes
Team Cornish: Hazel Cornish, Fiona Dowling, Oyster Dowling, Brian Cornish
Winning Rink Draw: Competition Game: Judy Stanley, Suzanne Weir (marker)
Runner Up: Rink 1: Leila Bates-Teys, Wayne Stanley
The jackpot didn’t go off so is still up for grabs next week!
Sunday 19 November 2023: Gary’s Seafood Sponsored Day! Also some of the vouchers were co- sponsored by the Bowls Club. A great fun time was had by all out on a full green, winners and those not so fortunate all had a fabulous afternoon of bowls!
Winners were decided by a secret ballot known only to our treasurer Tammy A’Beckett: First prize was the winner by the smallest margin! Runner Up was the largest margin and the second runner up was the second smallest margin!
Winning rink: $40 voucher per player.
Rink 6: Smallest margin +2, 19/17: Gordon Ibbertson, Doreen Endsby
Runner Up: $30 voucher per player.
Rink 7: Largest margin +23, 32/9: Michelle Wood, Ian Goodhew, Keith Sleep
Second Runner Up: $30 voucher per player.
Rink 8: second smallest margin +4: Daphne Brettell, Gail Lenz, Graham Summers
Encouragement: $25 voucher per player. Rink 6: -2: Linda Hannah, Robbie Hannah.
Last weeks results: here
Bowls archive: here