Heads Up – 18 March 2016
March 18 2016
Victoria – The State of Pennant
Regional and Metropolitan Pennant finals are being run and won. And some great stories have emerged.
Many clubs have shared with Bowls Victoria their stories of undefeated teams, new records, big scores, or clubs sweeping flags.
It’s our pleasure to bring you a selection of some of the best Pennant news and pictures from around the State.
Metro Pennant grand final guide
Need to know something about Metropolitan Pennant divisional finals and grand finals?
Our handy guide can help.
Bowls back on free-to-air TV
It’s the most significant news for Australian bowls in a long time.
After a four-year absence, bowls is back on free-to-air television.
Find out when and where here.
2016 State Champions Week
The draw and competition schedule are out for State Champions Week in Bendigo next month.
Lady skips in charge at Avenue
Want to play in Avenue BC’s upcoming Fours tournament? You’ll need a lady skip.
Sunbury hosts one of Victorian bowls’ time-honoured events in early April.
It”s worth $5,000 in prizemoney, and it’s invitation-only.
A new Bowlers Arm tournament is on the calendar, and in a great location.
Bringing kids into bowls
Melbourne bayside club Carrum has had remarkable success with a schools program.
It’s one of several innovative ways this club is securing its future and bringing new people into the sport.
Story, with VIDEO
$AVE, $AVE, $AVE
It’s the business end of the season. Pennant finals, Region Sides, State Champions Week, Australian Indoor Qualifying. Details in our Event Calendar.
Going to State Champions Week? Bendigo is offering discounts on food, drink and local attractions during your stay – exclusively for the bowls community.
Did you know that as a Bowls Victoria member, you get $200 off any Aussie Gutter Protection product? Find out more here, or at Aussie’s display at the MIFG.
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