Heads Up – 22 December 2017

by Team BV

Bowls Victoria office closure

The Bowls Victoria office will be closed for the Christmas/New Year period from noon on Friday December 22. We will re-open again on Tuesday, January 2.

Bowls Victoria wishes all our Bowlers, Clubs, Regions, Divisions, Officials and Volunteers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, and we’ll see you again in 2018.

Special delivery from The Lawman to you

Delivery. Father Christmas knows how important it is, and so too should bowlers.

Our rules and laws guru The Lawman has a special column this fortnight covering the important rules around correct delivery of a bowl.

Proposed changes to Saturday Metro Pennant for 2018-19

Thanks to all clubs who have already provided feedback on our proposed changes to Saturday Metro Pennant for 2018-19.

Here’s how you can have your say ahead of the February 9 deadline.

Revived Jack High proving a modern-day winner

Remember the good old days of Jack High?

Beaumaris Bowls Club has brought them back with a 21st century reboot.

Watch the 2017 Steller Vic Open finals on video replay

Did someone say Christmas and New Year’s Bowls Marathon?

All our televised finals from the 2017 Steller Vic Open are now on YouTube, so settle in, and watch hours of quality bowls over the festive season!

Success stories aplenty during Play Bowls Month

Bowls Victoria’s 2017 Play Bowls Month had a huge response from clubs throwing open their doors for those wanting to try our great sport.

There were thousands of participants at Play Bowls Month events all around the State, and plenty of those have been converted into full club members.

Mental skills & bowls – a survey

We know that bowls is very much a mental game, and Bowls Australia and Deakin University want to find out exactly what mental skills are required.

And you can help.

Club Upcoming Events Guide

Looking for a tournament over the Christmas/New Year period?

Bowls Victoria’s Club Upcoming Events Guide has a huge list of tournaments all around the State during late December and January.

State Over 60s Pairs Titles

Pairs from Moama Bowling Club and MCC are our newest State champions.

Victorian Junior Bowls Classic

Mark down Wednesday, January 24 in the diary.

That’s when the 2018 Sportscover Victorian Junior Bowls Classic will be held at Churchill-Waverley Golf and Bowls Club, featuring some of the State’s best Under 18 bowlers.

And it will be live-streamed!

City of Echuca Bowls Club celebrating 100 years

City of Echuca Bowls Club will mark its Centenary with a week-long celebration in February 2018.

All current and past members, and bowling friends, are invited to be a part of the week.




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