Heads Up – 8 January 2016
January 8 2016
VCAT Application Notice
An important notice on Bowls Victoria’s application for exemption to conduct single-gender events.
Victoria’s Test team a family affair
We’ve had father and son combinations play for Victoria. So too mother and daugther.
But in an unusual feat, a mother and son will play for the Vics against NSW in the upcoming Test series.
Under 25 State singles finalists
Wodonga’s Kylie Whitehead is a popular finalist in the women’s Under 25 State singles.
She takes on the defending champ, while one club has both men’s finalists.
All the latest from Bowls Vic HQ
Our regular column From Head Office spotlights a senior Bowls Victoria official talking about what’s happening in their patch.
Chief executive Graeme Bridge discusses the state of play with the VCAT exemption application. And we also welcome two new board directors.
Port Fairy a great bowls tradition
For many bowlers, the pilgrimage to Port Fairy in Victoria’s west for the Easter weekend is a tradition.
Could you play bowls for 24 hours straight? It’s a challenge all for a very good cause.
Entries for Bowls Victoria’s Integrated Pairs tournament close on Monday, January 11.
Gippsland will host the second of Bowls Victoria’s Arm Coaching days.
Did your club get a grant?
Many Victorian bowls clubs have been given funding via the latest VicHealth Active Club Grants.
Is your club one of them?
WIN A BOWLS BOOK
Happy 2016! We’re already halfway through the season, so check out what’s up next with our events calendar .
Win a copy of Ian Schuback’s candid, practical guide to bowls – if you’re a Heads Up subscriber. Find out how.
There’s a fun-filled Open Day happening at Bridgewater Lake Retirement Estate soon – and you’re invited.
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