W E L C O M E
West Lakes Bowling Club Inc. is a family friendly Lawn Bowling Club designed to promote fun.
We offer recreational and competitive bowling,
tournaments and free coaching.
The club and members will welcome you whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced bowler, we will have something to offer you and everyone is appreciated at the West Lakes Bowling Club.
You are invited to research this site for additional
information and to contact the club if you require
further assistance. When you come to visit, you’ll see why people love to play here.
We have new caterer's
Make your way to the club on Friday 14 January & every Friday thereafter & discover a fantastic smorgasbord of food that awaits!
Click here for the menu
I've been practising 3 times a week for over 30 years - one on the jack, one behind!
Sat down for a rest, fell asleep and no one noticed!
Sunday 30 January 2022
See Tournaments for all details
of this fantastic bowling event
and see the clubs notice board
to register your entry.
Sponsors for the tournament
CMI Toyota - Portside
Brand New or Used, There's a car here for you
We love to see you CMI'ling
Adelaide's Award Winning Custom Home
and Renovation Specialists Tel 8366 2225
Jackie Field & Karen Gatto
Both were part of the winning team in the State ladies fours!
A very important part of any club is it's sponsors.
Our club has a number of excellent sponsors and the club is very grateful for their support.
As members please take the time to visit the page containing our sponsors. Click on an image which will take you to their website, you can then utilise what they are offering & how they can benefit you.
Not only can you click on sponsors on the heading at the top, they are also listed at the bottom of this page.
Record your entry
Just another friendly reminder to
all members and visitors to the
West Lakes Bowling Club, that your
attendance MUST be recorded either
by entering the QR Code by mobile or by completing a written record of your entry. The appropriate facilities to allow patrons to easily check in are provided at the entrance to the clubroom.
Patron of the West Lakes Bowling Club
A big thank you to Peter Goers in
becoming the patron of our great club
People's Choice Club Lottery
This lottery is only available to sporting clubs and “Not for Profit” organisations.
The Lottery offers 40 magnificent prizes as well as “early Bird Prize” of a Toyota Yaris GX AWD Hybrid - For tickets purchased before 18th November, 2021.
The People’s Choice Lottery will take the place of our Xmas Raffle, and we encourage our club members to participate, and we wish you all good luck.
Tickets sell for $2.00 each, with 100% of the proceeds from the sale of the tickets, purchased by our members, will be allocated back to our club.
Ticket sales are now open and close on 24th February,2022.
The main prize draw will take place on 3rd March, 2022.
Tickets can only be purchased online - click the underlined link below communitylottery.peopleschoice.com.au
This opens up a new page & where it says Search, type in -
West Lakes Bowling Club
then click on Search
You then scroll down and on the left hand side click on:
West Lakes Bowling Club
This will take you to the page where you can purchase the raffle tickets.
The more you buy, the bigger chance you have of winning and the club makes more money - win! win!
See here for a list of prizes.
The roster system is in play from Round 1 with 3 members required to be rostered of for this round.
This follows on from last season where we started from the bottom (Z) and working up.
If a member is called up to play after being rostered off then that will still count towards their turn.
If everyone is available then it is possible that 7 members may be rostered in a round.
Draw for season 2021-22
Click here for the draw for Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday
Laws of the Sport of Bowls
Bowls Australia (BA), in consultation with the National Officiating Advisory Group (NOAG) and World Bowls (WB), has launched the latest edition of
the Laws of the Sport
(Crystal Mark Version 3.1).
Further information, including when the Laws of the Sport of Bowls are reviewed and a link to enable the downloading of the latest version (Crystal Mark version 3.1) can be found here
Heat & Inclement Weather Policy
Bowls SA is conscious of its responsibility to provide direction to its Member Clubs and Associations in relation to the conduct of the game of bowls under extreme weather conditions such as heat and humidity, rain, hail, high winds and squalls, lightning and prolonged heat.
As such Bowls SA has produced the
Head and Inclement Weather Policy
that applies to all clubs within the
A copy of the Heat and Inclement
Weather Policy can be found here.
Have you an hour or two of spare
time on a Monday morning? Come
along and help make repairs around
the club, gardening or general tidy up.
Come & join in at 8.30am every Monday (except Public Holidays). Coffee & home made cake/biscuits most weeks. You'll certainly be made welcome by those already putting there skills to use.
Volunteers are the backbone of
any club. You will find many
volunteers within your club who
give their time to carry out a
wide range of tasks so that
members and visitors can enjoy bowling and club facilities. Our volunteers include members of the Board of Management, members that assist with night owls, those attending the Monday Club to name but a few.
Please be appreciative of their efforts and if there is any way you can help when you are not “on the green”, undoubtedly the West Lakes Bowling Club will be pleased to welcome you on board as a volunteer.
Chairperson of Selectors for season 2021-2022
Saturday - Roy Palmer
Wednesday - Lyn Doyle
Thursday - Sue Wood
Should you wish to view the Selection Policy for the 2021/2022 season, please click here
Current club champions
2020-21 Men's Club Champion: Aaron Bremner
2020-21 Ladies Club Champion: Karen Gatto
Creating a link to our website on your phone
1/ Open the West Lakes Bowling Club web page on your smart phone. (android)
2/ Go to the top right hand side of the screen and locate the 3 vertical dots. Tap them.
3/ Look down the menu and find 'Add to Homescreen'. Tap it.
4/ Follow the instructions in that window.
5/ Close any open windows including the webpage
6/ You should now be looking at your homepage(s). Swipe left and/or right to locate the icon. It will appear as a blue icon with a 'W' inside.
7/ If you want the icon moved to a different page of the homepages, press and hold the icon. Without letting it go, drag the icon to the left/right hand side and be firm at pushing it L or R and the page should swipe L or R on it's own. Find a space then slide the icon there.
Ring Roger Downton if you have any problems - his number is in the phone book that has been emailed to you - thank you Roger.
Conditions of Play
The MBA have released the conditions of play for the 2021-22 pennant season.
The Chair, Match and Program
Committee has also advised that
there have been significant changes
for the coming season, mostly
arising from a recent President’s
meeting and from results of the
MBA survey with clubs. Others are
from Match & Program Committee deliberations
related to the effects of COVID 19 on last season’s bowls and the potential for a similar disruption this season. There has also been some relocation of Rules and rewording to improve structure.
Members are encouraged to become familiar with the changes and Conditions of Play.
Ray White - West Lakes
Specsavers - West Lakes
Ken Hall Plumbing
CMI Toyota - Portside
ECH - Aged Care
Gordon Richards & Damian Moyle Racing
Group GH - Financial Planning
Tony Monte Funerals
IGA Foodland - Bartley Tce
The Bartley Hotel
Murphy's Cafe Bakery
Terry White Chemist
SC Sports Centre
Saint Meat - Butcher
West Lakes Podiatry
Caravan Supplies & Repairs
West Lakes Auto Service
Shannahan Crash Repairs
Aura Retirement Living
To access the clubs Covid 19 safe plan click here as per government guidelines. A copy is also on the notice board at the club.