Regional Bowls Managers

Regional Bowls Managers are able to assist Clubs in the following areas:

  • Increasing participation and membership within the sport of bowls
  • Governance and business/strategic planning
  • Funding and grant submissions
  • Targeted programs for under-represented groups
  • Information technology and volunteer strategies
  • Implementing whole-of-sport programs delivered at club level
  • Accurate recording of local membership and participation data
  • Increasing the quantity and quality of coaches and officials


North East Victoria

John Emerson
Phone: 0427 522 733
Email: jemerson@bowls.com.au
Areas covered include: Macedon Ranges, Bendigo, Shepparton, Wangaratta, Wodonga

Western & Northern Metro-Geelong-Bellarine

Paul Holtschke
P: 0427 141 693
E: pholtschke@bowls.com.au
Areas covered include: Western and Northern Melbourne, Geelong, Surf Coast, Golden Plains

Eastern Metro & Gippsland

Warren Griffin
P: 0427 956 669
E: wgriffin@bowls.com.au
Areas covered include: Eastern & Southern Melbourne, Mornington Peninsula, Gippsland, Lakes Entrance

Western Victoria

Stephen Arthur
P: 0409 463 061
E: sarthur@bowls.com.au
Areas covered include: Warrnambool, Horsham, Wimmera, Mildura, Swan Hill