Free Webinar Series

by Team BV

Bowls Victoria have partnered with Active Approach to bring you the “Creating an Inclusive and Sustainable Club in the COVID-19 Era” webinar series. Each webinar is free and interactive.

Webinar replays

Webinar #1 with Guest Speaker Tony Sherwill – Bowls Victoria CEO.

Webinar #2 with Guest Speaker Josh Thornton – Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist.

Webinar #3 with Guest Speaker Peter Downs – Play by the Rules Manager.

Webinar Dates
#1 > Friday July 10th @ 10:00am (Replay above)
#2 > Friday July 24th @ 10:00am (Replay above)
#3 > Friday August 21st @ 10:00am (Replay above)

Participants will

  • Gain confidence including bowlers with a disability
  • Modify and adapt to include bowlers of all abilities
  • Identify simple tasks that your club can undertake to be more inclusive and sustainable
  • Articulate the benefits of inclusive clubs

Guest Speakers
Each webinar, hosted by Kathy Tessier from Active Approach, will discuss the above topics and give you the tools to create an inclusive and sustainable club.

We will also have a guest speaker at each webinar:
#1 > Tony Sherwill, CEO Bowls Victoria (Replay above)
#2 > Josh Thornton, Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist (Replay above)
#3 > Peter Downs, Manager Play By The Rules

Bowls Victoria will provide a template to complete an action plan. Submit your plan to us and you will be in the running to win a set of Taylor Bowls!

Registration is free and open to all club members who would like to participate.

If you are unable to attend the live webinar, every registered participant will have access to the recorded webinar shortly after it has finished.

Sign up now as there are limited spaces available.

Participants will also have the opportunity to ask questions via the chat function. If you have questions after the webinars, please contact

Become more inclusive and sustainable. Sign up now!

For any questions, please contact the Bowls Victoria Participation Team at

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