JJ’s Weekly News – 25/2

Club Championships

Men’s Proportional 100 Up

The Final of this event was played on Thursday 21st between David Bond and Peter Artaud with David running out the winner in a closely fought contest. Congratulations to both on a great game.

Women’s Proportional 100 Up

The Final of this event was also played on Thursday between Avril Steere and Karyn Mackie. In another close game, Karyn prevailed. Well done to both of you.

Mixed Pairs

Results of Semi Finals played Sunday 24th February

G. Manifold/L.Adams  Def  R. Lake/J. Heggart

C. Glassenbury/V. Fowler Def  Rob MGrath/J. McDonald

The Final of this event will  be played on Thursday 28th February, commencing at 5.00pm will see Graeme Manifold and Lois Adams playing Colin Glassenbury and Val Fowler.

Enquiries: Ray Findlay, Rob McGrath

Open Fours

Entry forms are now available on the Website and on the Notice board at the Club.

At this stage we have received just 6 entries.

This is disappointing, we have over 180 Pennant players and this is a real chance to test yourself against players of all levels in a “pennant” style game.

Closing date for entries: 6th March with 1st and 2nd Rounds Sunday 31st March

Enquiries: Kerry Prescott, Keith Fox

Eastern Ranges Bowls Region

Women’s Only Post Pennant Tournament

We have entered one side into this event which runs for 6 weeks commencing Thursday 11th April. There will a meeting this TUESDAY 26th February commencing at 2.30pm for all those members who lodged their expression of interest in playing in this event  (Enquiries: Jeff Janetzki)


Open Pairs

Saturday 13th April 2019.

The field is filling fast and we have just a few vacancies.

Entries close 31st March.

Enquiries Allen Fary -Entry forms on the Slopes, or here, on the Website


Sessions available:

1st and 3rd Sundays of each month from 10.00am,

Every Thursday from 12.30pm

Personal coaching sessions can be arranged with individual coaches, do not be afraid to ask!.


Season 2019-20

Pennant availability Season 2019/20 – Saturday and Mid Week – Members can indicate their availability for Pennant for next season by placing a “tick” next to your name if you intend playing (Saturday and/or Mid Week).

Mid Week Pennant

The last round of the home and away series will be conducted tomorrow, Tuesday 26th February.

The Finals

Mid Week pennant finals will commence on Tuesday 5th March with the Section Semi Final, and at this stage we will have one Mid Week side (Side 2) in the finals. Winners on that day will be required to play the Sectional Final on Thursday 7th March.

Please note that no green fees are payable for players participating in any of the Finals.

The end of Season Celebration Dinner…

…for Mid Week Pennant players to be held at Zagames tomorrow evening (26/2) commencing at 6.30pm.

Enquiries: Jim Young

Saturday Pennant

The final match of the home and away season, Round 18, will be conducted on Saturday 2nd March.

Players in Side 2 and Side 4

Games being played at Brighton and Chadstone. Your matches will commence early please check the Saturday Selection Notice board for details.

The early start will enable those players can get back to the club to join in the end of season celebration which will commence at approx 5.15pm.

The club will be providing pizzas with drinks at “Happy Hour” prices. All players, including Bankers are encouraged to attend

The Finals

It is a great story for Saturday Pennant, at this stage we anticipate that we will have 5 sides (3, 4, 5, 6, and 7) in the finals, with the Section Semi Finals on Saturday 9th March, and a reminder that the winners on that day will also be required to play the Section Final on the following day Sunday 10th March.

Please note that no green fees are payable for players participating in any of the Finals.

Corporate Challenge

Tonight ,Monday 25th February, is the last day of this popular event will be conducted.

Sponsors this week are Accountants Colleen Hennequin & Associates.

Our thanks go to all the members who participated in this event, and to all those who helped put this event together, with special thanks to Tony Wynen for his continuing great work in ensuring that this event stays alive.

Bondcare Pairs

David Bond is generously sponsoring this event again this year. The event will be conducted every Monday commencing Monday 8th April and continuing through to 26th August.

See the notice board or contact Graham Rushton (0412 749 230) for details.

New Development

An Information Session will be held at the Club on Monday 4th March commencing at 6.30pm.

All members are encouraged to come along to hear about the Federal Government grant and the proposals for development of our Club.

Enquiries: Rob Licqurish