We are very pleased to announce that current Jackaroo Barrie Lester is back at our great club wearing the mighty red and blue again. In his bowling career Barrie has amassed 380 games for Victoria, played in 2 Commonwealth Games and has a long list of achievements as long as Chapel Street including multiple state
Another item of club history comes home The Great Great grandson David Canterford of one of the clubs founding fathers George Lewis visited the club recently and presented us with a silver cradle for a bowl that was originally presented to George Lewis in 1871 by members of the club for service as club
Melbourne member and street artist Mikey (acca MikeyXxi) who along with Wade (acca Lucks) painted the water tank, currently has an exhibition “Mikey Xxi True Colours” at Bromley & Co around the corner in Chapel Street Windsor. Well worth seeing.
Peter Curwen-Walker voted to life membership of the MBC at the AGM on 22/5. Peter joined the Club on 14 October 1986 Since that date he has very ably represented the membership in the capacities of General Committee Member 1987/88, 1988/89, 1989/90 and 1990/91 Vice President 1991/92 General Committee 1993/94 Vice President 1994/95 President
Quoting Bowls Australia “The sport’s most coveted state versus state event”. Each state and territory is represented in the annual competition. Among those in attendance were numerous Australian Jackaroos squad members, world champions, and Commonwealth Games representatives. Victoria claimed the men’s Alley Shield honour a game clear of NSW, with Tasmania finishing in third spot
Bear’s Big Day Out Life is a journey, As somebody once said, Some of us smell the roses, While others race ahead, Today is a day of reflection, Of loving, of giving, of care, On this special Anzac Day, That we’ve dedicated to Bear. Bear’s Big Day Out, Is a result of many hands, The
Bowls Victoria with support from Gemba (a sports marketing agency) are seeking feedback from both the bowling and general community to identify future participation formats and opportunities to engage more participants and grow the sport of bowls. The survey will take approximately 15 minutes and is to be completed by 5pm on Wednesday 25th April 2018. You can find
Picks up play after 58 ends with Altona ahead by 19. Concentrates on Shane Fordham’s rink with Bear putting down the last bowls. 2018 Taylor Bowls Saturday Premier Division Grand Final YouTube video
Two out of two wins in finals Topside win qualifying final against Altona to move to Grand final. Final scores 89 to 80 with two rinks up and a draw. Altona to Play Deer Park next week. Deer Park defeated Clayton with only one rink up by 32 shots for an overall win by 9.
Top two sides in the finals. Top side finished second overall holding Clayton out by 1 point and so go to the qualifying final against Altona next Saturday for direct entry into the Grand Final. Second side finished top of Division 2 section 7 and have a home final against St Kilda 2 on