METROPOLITAN PENNANT

Metropolitan Pennant encompasses five Bowls Regions within the city of Melbourne and is administered by Bowls Victoria. The season runs between October to March yearly, comprising of midweek and weekend competitions.

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2022/23 Season Timeline

July 1 – July 31Pennant entries open
(inc. pre-season 9’s).
August 15Draft Draw and Draft Conditions of Play released.
August 15 – 28Draft Draw & Draft Conditions of Play open for feedback from clubs.
August 22Pre-Season 9’s Final Draw released.
September 12Final Pennant Draw and Conditions of Play released.

2022/23 Season Dates

Premier Division & Division 1

Round 1October 15
Round 2October 22
Round 3October 29
Round 4November 5
Round 5November 12
Henselite Victorian OpenNovember 18 – 25
Round 6November 26
Round 7December 3
Round 8December 4
Round 9December 10
Round 10December 17
Holiday Break
Round 11January 14
Round 12January 21
Round 13January 28
Round 14February 4
Round 15February 5
Round 16February 11
Round 17February 18
Round 18February 25
Finals Game 1March 4
Finals Game 2March 5 (Sunday)
Division 1 Semi-FinalMarch 11
Grand FinalMarch 12 (Sunday)

Weekend Divisions 2 & below

Round 1October 15
Round 2October 22
Round 3October 29
Round 4November 5
Round 5November 12
Henselite Victorian OpenNovember 18 – 25
Round 6November 26
Round 7December 3
Round 8December 10
Round 9December 17
Holiday Break
Round 10January 14
Round 11January 21
Round 12January 28
Round 13February 4
Round 14February 11
Finals Week 1February 18 & 19
Finals Week 2February 25 & 26
Finals Week 3March 4 & 5

Midweek Divisions

Round 1October 11
Round 2October 18
Round 3October 25
Round 4November 2
Round 5November 8
Round 6November 15
Henselite Victorian OpenNovember 18 – 25
Round 7November 29
Round 8December 6
Round 9December 13
Holiday Break
Round 10January 17
Round 11January 24
Round 12January 31
Round 13February 7
Round 14February 14
Finals Week 1February 21 & 23
Finals Week 2February 28 & March 2
Finals Week 3March 7 & 9

Thursday 7-a-side

Round 1October 6
Round 2October 13
Round 3October 20
Round 4October 27
Round 5November 3
Round 6November 10
Finals Week 1November 17
Henselite Victorian OpenNovember 18 – 25
Finals Week 2December 1

Pre-season 9’s

Weekend (Saturdays)Midweek (Tuesdays)
Round 1September 3September 6
Round 2September 10September 13
Round 3September 17September 20

Need further assistance?

If you have any questions or need assistance with the Metropolitan Pennant competition, please email the Bowls Victoria Metropolitan Pennant Working Group at metropennant@bowlsvic.org.au

Alternatively you can give our team call:

Events & Competition ManagerJimmy Whitehead0429 690 661
VolunteerPeter Bowman0433 139 697

Regional Bowls Managers (What is an RBM?)

Metro Melbourne & GeelongMark Coleman0427 141 693
Eastern Metro & GippslandWarren Griffin0427 956 669
North East VictoriaPeter Williams0427 522 733
Western VictoriaStephen Arthur0409 463 061