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February 9, 2009
One of natures great gentlemen, John Birch a long time member of the Melville Bowling Club passed away Sunday morning.

They don't come better than John, always the gentleman, a wonderful bowler and great worker for Melville Bowling Club.

John you will be sadly missed mate.

Our condolences to his family

Draw for Premier League

January 14, 2009
Wanneroo have done the rink draw against Osborne Park for this saturday's game

It was done on the inititive of Wanneroo manager and selector Ron Bates. Osborne Pk agreed to be a party to having the draw done and now we know beforehand who is playing who

It is people like Ron Bates that Lawn Bowls needs if we are to promote the sport.

They have this already done and dusted in the N.S.W Premier league. Well done Ron
Osborne Pk V Wanneroo draw

Triples Final

January 26, 2009

Triples FINAL
January 26, 2009
down to the finals
Pairs finalsts

SinglesResults so far

Cambridge give it to the Kalamunda Tigers

February 1, 2009
Cambridge returned to form today when they defeated Kalamunda in their Double header game which was played because some players from both clubs are going to play in the Australian Open

Cambridge 109 (8) Kalamunda 62

D. Opie 24 bt M. Biglin 22
P. Harris 30 bt N. Payne 12
T. Smallacombe 32 bt B. Brandsma 12
Jones Boy 23 bt N. Griffin 16

State Triple results

January 23, 2009
State Triples results

State Pairs results

January 23, 2009

Results so far

Some big games on this weekend

February 5, 2009

Some very big games on this weekend and none bigger than the game between Kardinya and Victoria Park Reds in One Blue South.
Both sides have lost only one game each this season. Kardinya beat Vic Park in the first round to inflict the Reds only loss for the season.
It could be get even time for the Reds

This game features the only unbeaten rink in the entire first division, Brian Barnfield (sk) Fred Holt, Henry Lim and C. Hayes.

For Kardinya They have Dannie Comrie(sk) Rob Foy, Ian Hastings, R. Jaggs who have lost only one game this season.

Should be a cracker of a game
Who do our vistors favour for this pivotal game

Kardinya v VicPark

VicPark Reds v Cambridge

Wanneroo v Doubleview

Osborne Pk v Morley

Draw for State Pairs

January 19, 2009
The full draw is now available
Many thanks to Bianca from BowlWA for her assistance

Draw for State Singles

January 19, 2009
The draw for the State Singles

State Singles Results

January 21, 2009
An unusual incident at Victoria Park in the State Singles

January 21, 2009

We have the State single results
I have attempetd to unscramble these results, the unscrambled results at the top
Working to see what I can do further down the page

Full draw for the State Triples

January 16, 2009
Many thanks to Bianca for releasing the full draw of the State Triple to be played next week
The entries are well down in the State Triples compared to previous years, the new format has not been accepted by the bowling fraternity.
Not because they don't want to play in them but because of work committments they can't play in them.
We need to have as many players compete in the State events as possible.
After many alterations to the fours format players have not returned to compete in that event. Hopefully this is not the case here with the State Triples

It is hard to imagine that this format will be followed next season.
All rinks named
State Triples draw

Perth Tattersalls Fireworks Fours

January 20, 2009
Do you want the best seat in town for the Australia Day fireworks display. If so then Perth Tattersalls are having a carnival that will work in perfectly for you to see the fireworks display on January 26th 2009
Book early to avoid disappointment.

Who will win the State Singles/Pairs

January 28, 2009
The State Single/Pairs are on this Sunday at Osborne Park. Who do our visitors think will be the winners
State Singles

State Pairs

Cambridge versus Wanneroo draw

January 28, 2009

Sth Perth versus Kalamunda draw

January 28, 2009
The draw has been done for the important game between these two sides this saturday

Congratulations to
Mark Slomp

January 19, 2009
Congratulations to Mark Slomp from the Kalamunda Bowling Club.
Mark won a set of coloured Thomas Taylor Bowls. Mark tied in the tipping competition with Mitch Biglin who also comes from the Kalmunda Bowlng Club.
Neither tipper became aware that they both came from the same club till the last thursday of the competition .
A coin was thrown in the studio of 91,3 FM Radio station and it came down Mark's way.


January 27, 2009

Long serving Osborne Park member Gary Johnson passed away this morning

Gary was a great Clubman who did an enormous amount of work for the club.
He also looked after the Roses and gardens which always helped to make the Osborne Park Bowling Club the attractive place it is.

Gary you will be sadly missed

Condolences to the family

A call for help.

January 16, 2009
Ken Screech has requested we ask if anyone knows of any people going to England (London) next week that could deliver a parcel to his daughterPeni
Any help greatly appreciated, please ring Ken on
0400 729 280

State Fours results of the finals

December 29, 2008
The final of the state fours was concluded today


We have published a few pics from yesterdays game

Pics 1

Pics 2

Pics 3

State Fours results
day two

December 28, 2008
The results of all games are now available are

State Fours results
day one

December 27, 2008
The results of all sectional games are now available plus who the survivors are

Full draw for State Fours

December 23, 2008
BowlsWA have released the full draw of players playing in the State Fours. This field is the lowest on record for many years.

Bayswater New Year Fours

December 21, 2008
Results of the Bayswater New Year Fours played on Sunday

Gosnells New Year split fours results

December 30, 2008
The Gosnells split fours was held on the 28th December


Congratulations !

January 10, 2009
Congratulations to Roma Dunn who won the Ladies State Singles defeating Manning's Sue Hogg in the Women's State Singles Final played at Cannington Bowling Club. The score was 25/14

Semi finals
S Hogg b H Morss 21-18
R Dunn b H Shemeld 21-12

Quarter Finals:
S Hogg b E Petrich 21-18
H Morss b N Abe 21-20
R Dunn b M Stevens 21-8
H Shemeld b C Wight 21-18

Congratulations !

January 10, 2009
We would like to congratulate Cockburn skipper Young Daniel Brown and his Lady Kirsty on the arrival of their new baby daughter Mikhiya who was born on 30th December.

New year at Osborne Park

December 4, 2008
Osborne Park will be welcoming in the new year at the club, a night of dancing, all welcome.

Spearwood Carnival

December 21, 2008
Spearwood Bowling Club are holding an open Handicap Triples event

Senior State Pairs

December 1, 2008

Nominations have closed and we are pleased to announce that 96 teams from all over the state have nominated for this years event.

The draw will be completed within the next few days and sectional play will commence next Monday at four metropolitan clubs

Osborne Park – Melville – Morley and Hilton Park.

Entries are up about 25% on last year and this year’s field boasts some pretty strong combinations.

Winning this State Senior Title will be a difficult task indeedphppicturer
Good luck to all bowlers who have nominated – and we thank you for your support

.Super Challenge Tipping

Jim McKenzie

Gosnells Festive season split fours

November 26, 2008
The Gosnells Bowling Club have their annual open Split Fours on again

Brett Wilkie

December 3, 2008
Gold Coast lawn bowler Brett Wilkie has just missed out on a world crown after playing through a final in severe pain after donating life-saving bone marrow.,,,,,
Many thanks to Greg Kelly from the Tweed Heads bowling club,,,,,

December 5, 2008

News from Tweed Head


Silvertail antics find national support.

November 11, 2008
Hi guys, I am a bowler from Richmond Union Bowling Club "THE TIGERS" in Victoria....M

Came across the Dalkeith report from a thread in our Bowls World web site, I haven't pissed my pants laughing for a long time but this report has put the P back into Incontinence Pad.

The best I've read on any sport round up, second to none. Have book marked your site and will be reading on a weekly basis.
It's getting a lot of coverage over here and the word is out.
As a club renowned for its Piss Drinking Skills and off rink antics, we totally relate to the team structure you have.

Keep em coming, I'm off to the doctor to have the grin surgically removed from my facesupa
Good bowling

The Cricket!!
Mark Osler

James Jaworski quits Doubleview

November 20, 2008
Doubleview skipper James Jaworski has quit the Doubleview Bowling clubSupa_two.

We have been aware of this information for the past 3 days but held off publishing it in the hope that any problems could be resolved.Supa_3

James did tell me that he was seeking a clearance to Victoria Park and if that didn't eventuate he would be off to Tooday to play.

James has also been suspended from the State Squad for indiscreet behaviour after a State practice session at the Yokine Bowling Club 3 weeks ago.

All State squad members have been sent letters informing them of their obligations regarding behaviour.

Gin Gin Ladies Classic

November 11, 2008
The Gin Gin Ladies Classic was held recently

Osborne Park teams do well at Lancelin

November 14, 2008
It seems that whenever there is a country event on, Osborne Park players that enter always seem to be in the chop up.

The Lancelin Classic was no exception


Sorrento Master Singles

November 6, 2008
The Sorrento Master Singles is on again. Prize money increased for this event but entry fee remains the same as last season

Entry form


November 6, 2008

Due to the Box All Stars taking place at Yokine on the 7th December, I have a very large imbalance of players taking place on the two days of the Masters.

I have more than 40 on the 30th, and about 20 on the 7th to date, with a few more to come, and with the usual late starters. Not as many as I would like, however it is normal for this time of recruiting, apart from the imbalance....

This leaves a very good opportunity for the lesser known players that qualify, to play on the second day, as majority of the "stars" are playing on the first day.

Wondering if you could put out a call on your website for those that qualify and have not entered to consider entering on the 7th December.

Pennants get underway in three States

October 16, 2008
Pennant competitions got underway in Victoria on Oct 4th while the Tamanian Pennant competition started on 11th October and the Sth Australian Pennant season starts this Saturday. W.A start on the 1st November.
How much better for a busy summer season if W.A could start two weeks earlier than we do,

It is interesting to note that In Sth Australia the greens are mainly tifdwarf and they never have problems starting their pennant season mid October.

Anthony Provost withdraws from State squad

October 24, 2008
Anthony Provost has withdrawn from the State squad, as yet we are not aware of the reasons behind the withdrawal.
We have since heard on the grapevine that it could be linked to a dispute with the Melville Bowling club.....

This comes on top of the Prickles Thorn resignation as a State selector earlier this week.
We are hoping to bring details behind both resignations soon.

Premier League sides announce their starting 16

October 30, 2008
Premier League clubs announce their starting 16 for the season opener on Saturday

Sth Perth 16

Dalkeith 16

Cockburn 16

Victoria Park 16

Doubleview 16

Osborne Pk 16

Yokine 16

Wanneroo 16

Cambridge Knights 16

Osborne Park in the money once again

October 28, 2008
Cunderdin held their "Golden Pipeline" Invitation Classic recently and the winners were..
Golden Pipeline results

Bedford Bowl 2008

October 17, 2008
The Winner of the Bedford Bowl was...
Bedford Bowl

Thornlie Ravens announce their starting 16

October 28, 2008
The Thornlie Ravens have announced their starting 16 for their first round clash with Hilton Park
Thornlie 16

Melbourne Cup Luncheon
at Osborne Park

October 27, 2008
The Osborne Park Bowling Club are having a Melbourne Cup Luncheon on Tuesday 4th November

Qualifiers for the Australian Open

October 27, 2008
We have received this information from BowlsWA .

These are the qualifiers after the completion of the days play at the Manning Bowling Club on Sunday.
Each qualifier is now in the main draw of the Aus Open singles.
They have to bear the cost of travel and accomodation themselves.
Congrats to each of the players and lets hope you can bring the bacon home to W.A

Clive Adams (Wanneroo)
Phil Potts (Wanneroo)
Neil Payne (Kalamunda)
Andrew Jones (Cambridge)
James Jaworski (Doubleview)
Matt Elull (South Perth)
Stein Davies (Wanneroo)
Shane Knott (Victoria Park)
David Opie (Cambridge)

The final games of pairs and the triples will commence today at Manning bowling club

Sth Perth Millers roll the Saints

October 8, 2008
The South Perth Millers rolled the mighty Osborne Park Saints for the Kamballie Shield
In what was described as..

Shock announcement
Take two

October 30, 2008
James Jaworski is back into the DV 16.
What has transpired that he is now available to play I do not know
James rang me to say he was out for the season hence the announcement and yes it was ok to publish.
Perhaps that meteorite will burn even more brightly than it did last season. lets hope for James sake it doesn't burn up and crash

October 29, 2008
I have had it confirmed that James Jaworski will not be playing Bowls this season.

James, who shot onto the bowling Scene like a meteorite in the last 12 months has cited personal reasons for not playing.

We wish you well young James and hope to see you in the future

Tipping Competition

October 3, 2008

The fourth trial exposed one small glitch that we are working on to resolve. However you can still continue to vote as the glitch will not affect tippers.

We will explain the small problem as soon as it we have it resolved which will be very soon
Thanks to all who helped with his trial

If you havent registered you can still do this to enable you to tip

Tipping Competition

For an ID use any name such as freddy23 or billy321 We don't need to know your name but we do need your email address. This will not be passed onto any third party. We need it to inform you if you are a winner and to send your tips to you.
The idea of this trial is to iron out any bugs we may have before the start of the pennant season.

Tipping Competition

W.A Juniors win the National fours

October 2, 2008
The W.A Junior Girls team won the...

Cameron Tunstall National Junior Singles Champ

October 1, 2008
National Junior Championships

State Juniors on the ball

October 1, 2008
The State Juniors have done well with Cameron Tunstall playing for the gold medal this afternoon while Melissa Solly will be playing off for the Bronze medal

The Girls fours will also be playing for a Gold medal this afternoon
Shenayde Heldt (Skip), Kristina Kristic (3rd) Kelli Rogalski (2nd) amd(Jamie-Lee Gale (Lead).

State Seniors side off to Tweed Heads

October 7, 2008
These scores are being updated live by Greg Kelly.

W.A have a bye this morning but will be ready for some action this afternoon

Many thanks to Greg Kelly for sending a couple of pics of the boys getting ready for action
Pic One

Pic two

October 5, 2008
The Men's State Senior side are off to Tweed Heads today and will start their campagne to win the series on Tuesday.

The team tied for 1st place but lost on a countback last year.
It was the first time they had entered the competition

Greg Kelly from the Tweed Heads Bowling Club is going to keep us updated with scores and results of all matches.

W.A players compete in the Silver Fours

October 7, 2008
Kyle Mcilroy, John Slavich and Matt Mitchell teamed with Steve Glasson on the 4th 5th 6th Oct to finish 4th in the the $20,000 St Johns Park Silver Medal 4\'s

Pretty good effort from the boys to almost take out the tournament and what a great experience to play with Glasso. Well done especially when you see the teams that finished ahead of them

Winner Mick Harry 6 wins +49

2nd Rex Johnston 5 wins +65

3rd Shane Garvey 5 wins +62

Steve Glasson, John Slavich, Kyle Mcilroy, Matt Mitchell 5 wins +59

Seniors Versatility Fours
at Osborne Park

September 22, 2008
The Seniors held their versatility fours on Monday at Osborne Park and had 112 players participate which is an amazing crowd which shows how many people want to play bowls and once again we give credit to Jim McKenzie for setting up this concept


The Big Apple has the golden touch

September 19, 2008
Dave Appleton in the money and continuing the run of players from Osborne Park who come home with the loot.

Dave "The Big Apple" Appleton skippered the winning Gold Nugget 4's in Kalgoorlie this week.

He teamed with Trevor "Moungrel" Melotte, Bernie Hett, and Mick "Quilla" Davies both from Eaton.

The boys each won a $500 gold nugget (which has gone up in value since the win) and also picked up $1,400 in the calcutta.

Four of the five wins were decided on the last end. Perhaps the most dramatic was a come from behind win at 3-12 with 4 ends to play against perinial runner-up Echo Widemouski and team from Wanneroo who again ran second.

Ah Chee Pairs results

October 7, 2008
Ah Chee Pairs are played every Tuesday

October 8, 2008



Seniors get out of jail in their second game

October 8, 2008
W.A back from the brink against Qld
after a slow start against Queensland in mild conditions WA fought back to claim a great win especially when the wind came up in the second halve of the match. At one stage in the match W.A were 8/24 down and looking likely to get smashed.
This is a great win 68 / 58 to keep them on track to win the series

October 7, 2008

Report from Greg Kelly
Skipper Steve Srhoy (pictured) saved the day for WA against Victoria with great draw bowls - down 2 overall and 2 down on the head on the 61st end - Steve drew the shot with his last bowl to make the difference 1 shot with two ends to play - holding one shot Steve drew another to give WA a one shot lead going into the last end.

The guys responded to the skippers great play and drew close bowls on the last end enabling the team to hang on and win by 2 shots overall. A great team effort by Shroy's rink to win 25/8 against a top Victoria skipper and for WA to win 53/51 in their first match of the day--.picture courtesy John Morgan

WA played THBC in the morning practice match.. and the THBC lads said they won by 2 shots? - I think it was more likely a draw
..... Greg kelly

The 2008 Senior State Sides Round Robin commenced today at Tweed Heads Bowls Club in clear blue skies but windy blustery conditions.

Queensland playing for a hat trick of wins were up against formidable opponents in New South Wales in round one and struggled against the head wind which caused all players problems on 16 sec greens.

NSW skippers Brian Harriot, John O'Neill and Sam Laguzza inflicted a 57 shot win against favourites Queensland who to start "an hour behind" New South Wales.

In round two in the closest match of the day, WA skipper Steve Srhoy won 25/8 against Vic Skipper Brian Close to enable WA to snatch a thrilling 2 shot victory 53/51

Victoria play New South Wales and Queensland face up to Western Australia in round 3 tomorrow morning


Lynford Osborne Park become a sponsor

August 25, 2008
Osborne Park have great pleasure in announcing they have a new sponsor. Lynford in Osborne Park have come on board and will sponsor our One White division wrap on the weekend pennants.

If you are in the market for a new or used vehicle the the man to call is Rod Kane PH. 9242 9000. Rod has vast experience in the motor vehicle industry and will see you right.
Giving Rod your custom helps us to keep this site online
Lynford Osborne Park

Draw for the Mt Lawley Ladies Consistency Singles

September 10, 2008
Draw released for the Ladies Consistency singles

Who will win

Dongara/Dennison split fours carnival

September 17, 2008
The Dongara/Dennison split fours carnival was played over the weekend and good to see the Ossy Park boys do well again.

The winner was
Mike Vitale (sk)Greg Hill, Chris Bartle and lead Gary Gregson. all from Nth Beach and boy hasnt Mike been consistent.
Greg Fairhead coming second.

We see a pretty good O.P side take out the third placing
Wings Evans (sk) Rance Dewson Cliff Guelfi and Lional Bell

There were 6 teams from Thornlie in attendance

Kardinya shots up Triples results

September 9, 2008
Kardinya Played their annual shots up triples over the weekend
Kardinya results

Interview with Pam Glossop

September 3, 2008
We have an interview with Pam Glossop the new CEO of BowlsWA.
We have gone to a lot of trouble to hire ABC front man Kerry O`brien to do the jobPIC....
You need a fast broadband connection, mine is mid range speed and It took me 3 and a half minutes to download, so make a cuppa then come back to see Kerry and Pam in action. Must say the camera man deserves a huge credit.....

Ossy Park boys do well at Wonthella

September 4, 2008
Osborne Park recruit Kevin Pickering along with Box, Lee Farrell won the Wonthella carnival with 6 wins and $4000.00....

Wings Evans (sk) Gordon King, Robbie Lawrence and teamed up with Gary Preston from Wonthella to run second also with 6 wins for $2000.00
Congrats to the boys.....

Top class events at Tweed Heads

July 15, 2008
Tweed Heads Bowling Club are sponsoring a show called Hello Dolly, perhaps you might like to go

South Tweed top the table
at Helensvale

September 10, 2008


Day THREE RD 10 results

To see who played who..... all team positions are here

September 10, 2008

Bedford celebrate their 50th year

September 11, 2008
Bedford Bowling Club are holding a 50th Anniversary lunch on Sunday 14 September 2008 from 11.30 am.....

Any ex-members interested in attending are requested to contact David Twohig on 272 1617 for further details.....

Helensvale Calcutta

September 4, 2008
Helensvale are running a calcutta for the 20 team 5 a sides challenge that starts on the 8th Sept....


What a magnificent field to contest the $40,000.00 Five a side Challenge

August 29, 2008
You could not imagine there could be a stronger field than those who have entered into the 5 a side challenge at Helensvale.....
Who ever wins this event will have well and truly earnt it.

Osborne Park buy Bus

August 14, 2008
Osborne Park have bought themselves a bus for transporting players to and from club venues. This is another innovative move by one of the most progressive thinking clubs in W.Akitty1
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PBA results

July 8, 2008
This years Professional Bowlers Association events have been Finalized and we have a great group of players including a Lady Bowler for the first time off to play in the Australian Qualifying series being held at Tweed Heads, the Mecca of Australian Lawn Bowls....
All winners will be flown to England to compete and we remember that David Opie won a trip last yearkitty2 .
For the results and winners from West Australia

Trystan Smallacombe eliminated

August 27, 2008
Trystan Smallacombe has lost the first set in his game against Sean Baker 9/6...
the score in the second set was 6/6 with two ends to go but ended up 9/6

Jarrad Rainoldi lost his game to Arron Sherif 2/11, 1/11

Shane Knott lost last night, so all W.A players are out. Shane did a terrific job taking the game the full distance and losing on the tiebreak 4/10, 8/2, 2/0

It is a great experience for our players to playing the best players in Australia and once again we thank Kyle McIlroy for his inititive to get the PBA up and running here in the West.....
Well done Kyle
All results
Tweed Heads

Shane Knott defeats Aaron Delaporte in the first round

August 26, 2008
It is a long way to go and find you have drawn a player from your own State first up.
Well that is what happened when Shane Knott played Aaron Delaporte in the first round and won comfortably winning 7/4, 13/3.
Aaron gave all the credit to Shane and said he was too good on the day.
Shane will now play off for the trip to England.

Tweed Heads

Jarrad Rainoldi goes down

August 26, 2008
Jarrad Rainoldi has been beaten by Aaron Hewson for a trip to England. The score was Aaron Hewson 14/3 - 10/5.

Jarrad Rainoldi wins his first game

August 26, 2008
Jarrad Rainoldi won his first game this morning defeating Carmen Anderson 9/8, 9/4.
As we write, Jarrad is now playing Aaron Hewson for a trip to England.
The other news is Stein Davies lost his first game and is now out of the tournament. Stein was beaten by Trevor Broadbent losing 8/7. 6/6. Stein was leading 6/2 in the second set. The game was an extremely high standard

Rocket Heaton is now playing Wayne Turley and we hope to bring you the results when the game is over.

Tweed Heads

Players getting ready for a big day

August 25, 2008
The PBA gets under way first thing on Tuesday morning.
Stein Davies is first cab off the rank for W.A, he faces two tough games. Firstly Trevor Broadbent and if he wins then Steve Glasson
We will endeavour to keep scores rolling along thru the day, they will be updated after every game by Greg Kelly.
Tweed Heads

James Jaworski / Melissa Solly out

August 26, 2008
The solid combination of James Jaworski and Melissa Solly have been eliminated in their first round game 5/8--7/7
Aaron Sherif a recent member of the Australian team has eliminated T. Mitchell in the first round.

We dont have the final scores as yet but we do know that the game went to a tiebreaker where Aaron Sherif won that 2/0.

The word is Tom played extremely well and apart from dropping two 4's in the second set was right in the game till the last bowl
For score updates and pictures
Tweed Heads

Rocket Heaton loses

August 26, 2008
Rocket Heaton played a heart stopper of a game and was a tad unlucky.
He played the gun N.S.W player, Wayne Turley who is an Australian rep.
The final score was 9/6--6/6
Rocket was 5/1 down in the 2cnd set and fought back to tie 6/6.
The last bowl of the game he needed 3 to win the set to force a tiebreaker. He played a bomb to get 2 and a measure for 3 which he lost.

James Jaworski and Melissa Solly have started their game in the World Indoor pairs and T. Mitchell who has drawn Aaron Sherif.
for all scores
Tweed Heads

Karen Murphy wins Aus Indoor setsplay singles at Tweed Heads

August 21, 2008 11.04 am
Karen Murphy defeated Therese Hastings 11/5, 10/5 this morning.
Congrats to Karen on her great win and commiserations to Therese but what a wonderful effort to make it to the final. We are very proud of your performance Therese

August 21, 2008
Therese Hastings Leads Karen Murphy 2/0 after two ends have been played in the final of the Aus Indoor sets play final at Tweed Heads
We will attempt to keep the scores updated as soon as they become available which will be fairly frequently.
Therese in action during this game

Therese leads 2/0 after 2 ends.

Karen takes out the nearest bowl on end 3 to score 3 shots - Karen leads 3/2 after 3 ends

3/3 after four ends
8/4 Karen in front 7 ends played
11/4 Karen Murphy
11/5 first set to Karen Murphy

SECOND SET 10.29 am
Karen Murpy leads
5/3 after 5 ends
7/3 after 6 ends 10. 35 am
8/3 Karen Leads
8/4 with 2 ends to go 10. 46 am
8/5 10. 50 am
10/5 Karen Wins

Therese in action during the second set

Tipping Comp

December 17, 2006
Congratulations.trips to Trystan Smallacombe who was the winner of the bowls tipping competition.....
Click--Here--To see where you finished
Click--Here--for conditions of entry

New format for State events

June 30, 2008
There has been disappointment for some south bowlers with the new format for State eventsBNORTH.....

Click--Here--To Read More

January 25, 2009
Still playing and should finish at 11.00 PM tonight
TriplesResults so far

Lawn Bowls Tipping competition

January 1, 2009
The Lawn bowls tipping competition has one round to go and is reaching an exciting conclusion
we see that several tippers still have a chance to win the set of bowls provided by BowlsWorld in Osborne Park.
The last round is a tough round to select the winners with 3 games in the Premier League in doubt as to who will win the game
In One White we have 3 games also that could go either way.

1 mark11 63
2 Mitch7 63
3 Omnific 61
4 snesa 61
5 Wackpay 61
6 bruce57 60
7 Garfield 60
8 general 60
9 markm61 60
10 relleche 60

Bassendean Xmas Split Fours results

December 14, 2008
Bassendean Xmas Split fours sponsored by Able Print was played today

Sorrento Master Singles
Last 16 results

December 8, 2008
Now Down to the last 8 and some surprises this morning. We have all afternoon score in as well

Results of all games

December 7, 2008

Some surprise results in the first round played today

November 30, 2008
The Sorrento Master Singles results first week

Box AllStars results

December 7, 2008
The Box Allstars was played today

Hollywood Senior Master Pairs

December 6, 2008
The Hollywood senior master pairs results.


Senior State Pairs

We have the Senior State Pairs draw with both players named

Master Singles Final results

December 9, 2008
Sorrento Master singles
Final Results of all games

Prices for round EIGHT

Arron Delaporte's web site
"WA Racing News, Previews and Discussion plus heaps more"

Osborne Park
AHG Split fours results

January 4, 2009
The Osborne Park AHG Men's split fours were held over the weekend

Osborne Park Ladies do the shave

November 17, 2008
Last Friday was the day of the big shave off at the Osborne Park Bowling Club.

Yes Joyce and Raelene had their hair shaved off to raise money in support of the Cancer Foundation

The huge amount of money raised in such a short time shows how generous West Australians can be for such worthy causes and how much these two Ladies were committed to help the cause.

Details and Photo's

Jamie O`Keefe selected in the State squad

November 25, 2008
Yokine Premier League skipper Jamie O`Keefe was selected to be a member of the State squad.

Jamie who came here 12 months ago from N.S.W. had played as a 3rd for the powerful Cabramatta bowling club which has some of the best bowlers in the country playing for them.
He was in their Premier League side for about 4/5 years

Upon his arrival here in Perth 15 months ago Jamie was an unfortunate victim of the rule where he had to wait for residential qualifications to be served before he could play pennants therefore missing 4 games at the start of the season before being eligible to play.
Jamie is about 29 years of age.

Kempy wins Triples

November 18, 2008
We have received word that our old mate Alan Kemp has just had a big win over in Tasmania

77 years of age winner of club singles

November 12, 2008
It is remarkable to think a bowler at the age of 77 ....could win his club singles title at such a large club.

77 year of age Club Champion

Late news

November 21, 2008
Some late news, Peter "Kooka" Maynard has signed up to play for the Dalkeith Sivertails. The former Osborne Park player is as keen as one can be and we wish him well at his new club

Mt Pleasant Mixed split fours

November 8, 2008
The results of the Mt Pleasant Mixed split fours

John Snell has a gripe or two in this article

November 6, 2008
Many of us remember John Snell who was one of the all time great players to have played the game John's article below
Many Thanks to Greg Kelly for making this available
John Snell

Greg Kelly article on the Australian Open

October 30, 2008
Greg Kelly has written an article about the Australian Open,
West Australia gets a mention, Greg is on the right path with his article
Gregs Article

Sportsmans Melbourne cup split fours result

November 2, 2008
Sportsman's Melbourne Cup split fours

Stewart Davies Cup

October 28, 2008
The Stewart Davies/Steve Boylan Cup was played over the weekend Sorry these results are late but better late than never

Hollywood Senior Master Pairs

October 20, 2008
The Hollywood Senior Master Pairs is in again, for details
Details and form

Tipping Competition

October 14, 2008.

Lawn Bowls Tipping competition is now available
Tipping Competition

Please read the conditions for the tipping competition
Conditions for tipping

BowlsWorld in Osborne Park
are sponsoring the tipping competitionxls
The first competition will consist of 9 rounds, selections will be in the Premier League and One White

The winner will recieve a set of Thomas Taylor coloured lawn bowls.
The tipping competition has all the bugs out of it that we are aware of.
The competition is open to anyone in Australia
Those who have helped in our trial are on our data base, if you would like to be removed from it please contact us and you will be removed

Prickles Thorn resigns

October 22, 2008
We have heard on the grapevine that Prickles Thorn has resigned from his role as State Selector. This all we know at this stage

Sorrento Master Singles
Last 16 results

December 8, 2008
Now Down to the last 8 and some surprises this morning. We have all afternoon score in as well

Results of all games

December 7, 2008

Some surprise results in the first round played today

November 30, 2008
The Sorrento Master Singles results first week

Box AllStars results

December 7, 2008
The Box Allstars was played today

Hollywood Senior Master Pairs

December 6, 2008
The Hollywood senior master pairs results.


Professional Bowlers Association

The Professional Bowls Association is growing in numbers and looks likely to become a major event here in the West.

Kyle McIlroy has done an enormous amount of work to get this association up and running. An update of information for the members and prospective members

Senior side name the winner of the MVP award

October 11, 2008
It was announced that Steve Srhoy was WA "Player of the Series" in Greg Kelly's report. This is incorrect

The boys at Tweed wanted us to give them our MVP prior to the last game being played and Steve's Srhoy name was put forward as the candidate. All a bit confusing I know

however our "voted" MVP for 2009 by the players was


Tipping Comp

October 29, 2008
There has been a venue change for the Osborne Park V Wanneroo game. Osborne Park were named as the home team and that shows on the tipping sheet. They have switched the game to play it at Wanneroo. We cannot alter the card now

After months of frustration and hard work to get the tipping comp to function correctly, we have not allowed for such an occurrence that a team would switch venues. We would not be able to alter the draw of the teams once we have coded it in .

Unfortunetley all tips for that game will be deemed a draw so all tippers will be awarded a point for that game. Please make sure to make a selection for that game

Lawn Bowls Tipping competition is now available
Tipping Competition

Please read the conditions for the tipping competition
Conditions for tipping

Ladies State squad named

October 4, 2008
The Ladies State squad has been announced

Two named for inclusion in the State squad

October 11, 2008
BowlsWA have announced that Thomas Mitchell and Cameron Tunstall have been added to the State squad.

This is in recognition of both players fine performances. Thomas winning the Mt Lawley Consistency Singles and Cameron for winning the National Junior Singles Championship recently.

I guess that Thomas can take heart from the fact that almost all in the past few years who have won this title have found their way into the State squad or to the State 16, Lance Strahan is one that never made the 16 but did make the squad.
Young Cameron is going from strength to strength and is sure to be a future State player.

Congratulations to both players on their selection and to the selectors for rewarding players who perform in major events.

Leeming Split Fours results

September 30, 2008
The Leeming Split Fours was played over the weekend.
A legend of the game ....

Results Here

Mt Lawley Ladies Consistency singles results

October 3, 2008

October 3, 2008

October 2, 2008


Results from Mt Lawley Consistency

September 22, 2008
FINALS results

September 21, 2008


September 20, 2008



Many thanks to David Croft for getting these results to me

September 14, 2008

September 13, 2008


September 4, 2008
Draw 2008

Doc Oakley resignation

September 17, 2008
The resignation of Doc Oakley

2008 Senior State Sides Round Robin

September 18, 2008
The men's Senior State side will be playing at Tweed Heads staring on 7/9th of October.

Once again Greg Kelly is leading the way has all the teams and draw

Wagin Merino Fours results

September 16, 2008
Results of the very successful Golden Merino Fours

Report thirteen
From the pen of Andy

September 15, 2008

Osborne Park

"Andy's First White WRAP" made possible by LYNFORD MOTORS and Rod Kaine the bowlers friend at FORD phone 9242 9000


Hilton Park

Youngest team ever wins a big carnival

September 27, 2008
The youngest team to ever win a carnival such as this. This team of young ladies certainly pack punch and have come home with $1000.00 first prize.
Congratulations to you girls, well done

Manning Results

Congratulations to Therese

September 25, 2008
Therese Hastings won the Travelex NSW Open after accounting for the reigning World Champions in the final of the women’s fours.
To read more

Dalkeith Spring Fours results

September 25, 2008
The very popular Dalkeith Spring fours was held over the weekend at Dalkeith


September 24, 2008


Pennant Pairs

Reply to Steve Glasson article

August 27, 2008
We have recieved a reply to the outstanding article written by Steve Glasson

August 28, 2008
Jim has recieved a reply from Steve.

Steve Glasson article

August 23, 2008
This article has appeared on the Bowlsworld forum, a link to that forum can be found on our links page.
This article was sent me and is an extremely good read
Steve Glasson article

Victoria Park unveil their new outfit for season 2008/9

August 21, 2008
Victoria Park are to be congratulated for their initiative to help promote the sport of Lawn Bowls, their new strip certainly does this so well

Cambridge have a new outfit for season 2008/9

August 19, 2008
Cambridge have released their complete outfit showing both Trousers and pants
This is a huge improvement on their dishwater grey garment of previous seasons.
They are to be congratulated for their inititive and a move like this further enhances and promotes the great sport of Lawn Bowls
View Shirt and Trousers

Mens State Side for S.A missing a key component

August 13, 2008
The Mens State team of 5 players heading to South Australia is missing the most important element for the series to be held in October
State side

Gingin celebrate their 50th year

September 11, 2008
Gingin Bowling Club are holding a 50th Anniversary lunch on Saturday 11 October 2008
Gingin Notice

Osborne Park Saturday cash pairs

September 23, 2008
Neil Payne and Mighty Max Wilhelm have taken the cash home this week while we see Pam Haynes and J. Chalmers continueing on with their good form by being in the money again this week


1st.N Payne-M Wilhelm    27 and 20
2. J Chalmers-P Haynes  25 - 21
3. R Wemm-R Clarke        25 - 19
4.G Smith-B Brown          24 - 20
5.F Digiuseppe-L Gillett 24 - 16
6.K Wepper-J Mcmurray 23 - 10
7. K Beaver-G Johnson   20 and 6


1.H Larson-E Mikolajczyk 16 - 192.R Thompson-K Thomas 11 - 9

It is on again next Saturday. to enter.Telephone Trevor Barron on 0431160008

A letter regarding the health of Andy Tucker

September 1, 2008
We have heard previously that Andy Tucker has not been in the best of health and didn't have a long time to go, so to say.
Mad Dog has sent in an update and we thank him for taking the time to let us know what has been happening with Andy of late.

Sportsmans split fours Carnival results

September 1, 2008
Frank McGrath ran the Sportsman's split fours on sunday
Sportsmans result

Draw for Mt Lawley Singles

September 4, 2008
Draw 2008

Vote for winner

Mt Lawley Consistency Fours results

September 7, 2008
Frank McGrath attracted 36 teams to the Mt Lawley Consistencey fours held yesterday

State squad committed

September 8, 2008
The State squad were put thru their paces on Fathers day. That is what you call committment especially when the Interstate Sides Series is not on till next March, a mere 25 weeks away.

Will this training session make a lot of difference to the teams performance in the next series?

Meanwhile how many of the players and their families would have preferred any other day for this training session rather than on Fathers day?
The question is, how much difference will this training session make to the State Sides prospects next March on such an important day for families

Stirling open fours Carnival results

September 1, 2008
Frank McGrath ran the Stirling open fours on Saturday
Stirling Results

Helensvale win the National 5 a side Challenge

Helensvale won this terrific event against South Tweed by one shot 68/67
Helensvale were loaded with some of the best talent in Australia, Anthony Kiepe, Brett Wilkie, Nathan Rice, Robert Thompson and Mark Casey. They could come and play for Osborne Park anytime they like.

This team was also the Calcutta favourite and were bought for $1300.00 and returned $6500.00
An outstanding effort by Helensvale who have won it back to back which takes some doing considering the depth of the field

South Tweed are only one shot and $2000.00 worse off by running second.
They had the great Kelvin Kerkow who is the best player there could be on the planet,Hec Beswick, Nigel Smith, Neville Jenkins and a lady named Sally Hickman.

Congratulations to both sides for their performances

On a sad note Osborne Park were a tad disappointing finishing 16th out of 20 sides and Doubleview who finished 18th.
Still it is a pretty tough gig to go and take on this kind of talent
Lets hope this concept becomes bigger in the years to come.

Top marks to Helensvale on a well organized event and many thanks to Brett Wilkie for his help.


Live scorecard at Helensvale

September 10, 2008
Some great news for the 20 team 5 a side National challenge series

There will be a live scorecard for the finals.
Greg Kelly from the famous Tweed Heads Bowling Club will be keeping us up to date throughout the day.
Four great sides out for the $12,000.00 1st prize
SthTweed,Helensvale,Melbourne and Paradise Point.


August 11, 2008
Major tyre and wheel company “BOB JANE TMARTS “ have joined our growing list of businesses as a sponsor, they are regarded as the number one tyre retailer in the industry with well over 130 stores across the country and 17 in W.A.

Many of you will have come in contact with Erron Martin who has been bowling for just over ten years now, he moved from Kalamunda to Vic Park last year . Erron owns and operates the Midland “Bob Jane T Mart" and has sponsored numerous bowling events in the metro and country towns.

Erron told me that "being number one" in customer service is the reason Bob Jane T Marts have progressed to their position in the tyre market, together with being part of a multi tyre brand company where all the major brands are offered such as Pirelli, Michelin, Bridgestone, Yokohama and Maxxis.

We welcome Bob Jane T Marts as a sponsor of the "Premier League Review" and as with all our sponsors just give them a chance to do business with you they can be contacted by the links located on our list of sponsors on the left hand side of this page .

Wonthella Greenkeeper

August 4, 2008
Wonthella Bowling Club is still looking for a greenkeeper.
Anyone interested can contact Charlie Murphy on 0899 562590 or the Wonthella Bowling Club on 08099212970.
GreenKeeper--for details

Wanneroo Bowling Club

August 14, 2008
Wanneroo ladies are looking for pennant players to bolster their ranks, both on Tuesday morning and Saturday afternoon. Experience is desirable but not required as coaching is available.

Robin Shenton on 9306 8688
Terry O\'Day on 9306 3064

We have the lowest subscription fees north of the river.

Bert Ummels Match Captain

Weekend wrap at Osborne Park

August 25, 2008
Another big field took to the greens on Saturday A total of 42 pairs played in this event on outstanding greens.
Congrats to Fred Di Guiseppe and the old stager, the miracle man Dante Mariani who won narrowly from last weeks winners Gordon King and Garth Brook.
Alan Schrauf and Greg hill from Nth Beach did well to snare 3rd pozzie

1st. F Di guiseppe - D Mariani
2nd G King - G Brook
3rd G Hill - A Schrauf
4th R Stockton - P Litoipoulos
5th H Rankin - T Leslie
6th D Rankin- D Appleton


1st. G Grieve - D Mullinger
2nd. Sherro - M Bateman
3rd. G Mills - J Greenhalgh

It is on again next Saturday. Telephone Trevor Barron on 0431160008 to enter.

Fours results

August 12, 2008
The Stirling Bowling Club completed their open fours and what a pleasant surprise it was to see Andy Tucker playing in this event. As we have been made aware previously Andy is far from being in the best of nick.
What his position is from here I do not know but I am keeping my fingers crossed that Andy will play many more games yet.

Click--Here--for results

Perth Tattersals Bowling Club

June 24, 2008
The Perth Tattersals Bowling and recreational club is a club on the move. Their future is looking considerably brighter with plans approved...
Perth Tatts

Professional Bowlers Association

August 24, 2008
The winners of the W.A section of the Professional Bowlers Association flew out of Perth Last night to the Tweed Heads Bowling Club in an endeavour if they win to qualify for a trip to England where they will take on the world's best.

John Goddard unfortunatly had to withdraw from the series where he was competing in two of the events. His place in both these events were taken by the runner ups to him, Jarrad Rainoldi and T. Mitchell.

The full team is Aaron Delaporte, Jarrad Rainoldi, Melissa Solley, James Jaworski, Stein Davies, Shane Knott, Trystan Smallacombe, T. Mitchell and Rod "Rocket" Heaton.

We wish the Boys (and girl) well in their quest and we will keep visitors to our site informed of the players progress.

Many thanks to Kyle McIlroy for the huge job he has done in running this event for W.A bowlers which gives them the chance to play on the big stage in England

To see the draw which is on the Tweed Heads Bowling club

Tweed Heads

Manning Open pairs results

August 18, 2008
Results of the Manning Pairs
Manning Pairs

Tipping competition

July 28, 2008
We are pleased to tell our visitors that the tipping competition will be back.
Our Sponsors Bowls World will be providing a set of bowls for each competition held.
The last tipping competition was plagued with bad code, this has been sorted out so we look forward to the start of the new season with a tipping competetition

Pennant Pairs instead of Pennant Fours

July 23, 2008
There has been a call for a change in the way we play pennants on Saturday's
Andrew Hoken raised the point of a need for change, I have a suggestion...
You can vote on this topic at the bottom of the page
Click--Here--To ReadMore

Bayswater Fours

August 11, 2008
The results of the Bayswater Fours played yesterday
Click--Here--for results

Roll ups before a pennant game

May 8, 2008
There has been a suggestion that no one will be allowed to roll up 90 minutes before a pennant game on any greens
Click--Here--To ReadMore

W.A contingent fly out for Indoor series

August 16, 2008
The W.A men and Ladies winners fly out to contest for the Australian Indoor setsplay singles to held from this monday to thursday at the Tweed Heads Bowling club.
We would like to wish Neville Stevens, Matt Ellul, Gary Dennis for the men, Along with the Ladies Roma Dunn, Pam Haynes and Therese Hastings all the best in their endeavours to bring home the title.

Good news for bowlers

August 5, 2008
Some excellent news for bowlers is the radio bowls show will be back on air this year. The Program was cancelled halfway thru last season when Western Sports Media lost the right even after 16,000 people had signed a petition to remain on air.
Mike Zusman who has done an excellent job hosting the program since 1998 will continue on with the show.
One of Lawn Bowls biggest fans and a man who has done much to promote the sport Colin Minson has persevered to get his great sporting programs back on air and now he can do this on 91.3 FM.
Colin has already interviewed Mike twice on the radio bringing news and an updates of what is happening on the bowls scene
We will try to get times and dates as to to let our visitors know when Mike will be on air during the off season

Bassendean Open Split Fours results

August 4, 2008
The Bassendean Open split Fours results
Click--Here--for results


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