In 1987 club member Denis Francois decided to introduce mercantile bowls to the Wairoa Bowling Club at a time membership numbers were falling and the resultant decline in revenue would put the future of the club in jeopardy.Read More
18th October, 2017 provided a milestone for Waipu Bowling Club in the form of our patroness Shelia Hodgson reaching her 90th year and just a few months off of her 50th year as a club member, having joined in season 1968-69.Read More
The Burnside Bowling Club hosted a fun event on Friday evening when 52 people attended the launch of the Canterbury branch of the New Zealand Blind Lawn Bowling Association (NZBLBA).
The CEO of Bowls Canterbury, Mel Mather attended along with guests from several other Christchurch clubs and guests and friends from the Blind Foundation. Burnside Bowling Club members were present in abundance. Special guests also were upcoming NZ Trans Tasman players, Tayla Bruce, Bruce Wakefield and Sue Curran.Read More