Sunday, August 22

The weather was just fair and the competition amongst the sixteen bowlers was fierce, although some had a more satisfying result than others, but everyone enjoyed the afternoon.

The team of Greg Matfin and Daniel Gauci defeated Ron Giveen and Jan Harvey, 21/14.

The team of Terry Corcoran, Rob Nowell, and Denis Donovan were too strong for Graeme Wallace, Tony Cates, and Delmo Tarditi, going down by 25 shots.

The team of Glen Harvey, Alan Hudson, and Mirella Berryman defeated the very convincing team of Dan Dunne, Anna Della Bella, and Cyril Large, by 25 shots.

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After one week’s bowling by very experienced players, finally established the Singles winner of the NQ Open Championship. Congratulations to Denise Charman from Silkwood Bowls Club on being the winner of this Championship. The Runner-up was Denise Wallace. 

Wednesday, August 25

The Keith MacDonald Shield Play Off 2021 was held and twenty-eight Bowlers were challenged to have their names memorialised on the trophy for 2021. The change in the green’s playing condition had the players on their best performance. Thank you to all participating Bowlers for their exciting performance. A meat tray was waiting for each member of the winning team. David Blackburn ,Rob Nowell, and Rod Bradley were the winners (2W+25). The runners-up were  Alan Hudson and Tim Wallis (2W+22). Congratulation!

Sunday, August 29

Fourteen Bowlers had a good time at the Green. The weather was wonderful, and the teams were good company and players. Welcome to our visitors Julie, Cheryl, Grant and Will, led by the two skippers, David Blackburn, and Col Simpson.

Team: Col Simpson, Grant and Cheryl defeated Team: David Blackburn, Will and Julie, 34/15.

Team: Daniel Gauci and Delmo Tarditi defeated Team: Rob Nowell and Cyril Large, 24/14.

Team: Denise Charman and Mirella Berryman defeated Team: Denis Donovan and Tony Cates, 22/12. 

Wednesday, September 1

It was lucky that the weather changed its mind and allowed the Club to hold a social game of bowls.

Denis Donovan, Barry Green, and Cyril Large defeated Greg Matfin, Alan Hudson, and Rob Roel, 26/19.

Glen Harvey, Tim Wallis, and Ann Hollingsworth defeated Delmo Tarditi, Ron Giveen, and Steve Hunter, 25/24.

Terry Corcoran and Jan Harvey defeated ‘Dutchy’ and Greg Matfin, 24/11.

For those who would like to experience the fun and challenges of lawn bowls, we offer free coaching lessons. Age has no limit.

Every Friday night, we hold our traditional BBQ Barefoot Bowls. 

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