Julie Blake Appointed 2022 Commonwealth Games Team Manager


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Bowls New Zealand would like to extend a warm welcome to Julie Blake, who has been appointed as the 2022 Commonwealth Games Team Manager. Julie is already known within bowling … Read More

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Bowls Revival at Club Waitarere


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Find below a great little article written by Club Waitarere and shared with us by Bowls Kapiti What does it take to revive the fortunes of a small bowling club … Read More

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Karamea Bowling Club : an endangered species on the West Coast


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(left to right) Debbie Langford, Lana Wilson, Judy Douglas, Rayma Straight, Barbara Bjerring  Unless ticking off New Zealand’s ‘great walks’ tickles your fancy, chances are you’ve probably never visited Karamea. … Read More

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Entries for the 2021-2022 Summerset Nationals are now open!


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Bowls New Zealand is moving towards an online event management system for National Events in the 2021-2022 season, called BowlsHub Aotearoa. BowlsHub Aotearoa will allow Bowls New Zealand to keep … Read More

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Cromwell bowling club in the limelight


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When Prime Minister Rob Muldoon was ‘thinking big’ in the 1970’s, his brobdingnagian ruminations  included the construction of the Clyde Dam and the consequent creation of Lake Dunstan. The construction … Read More

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Arawa : Playing bowls in the Sulphur City


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You’d be forgiven for never having driven past Rotorua’s Arawa Bowling Club. It’s anonymously located within the irregular trapezoid of land between ‘motel alley’ (Fenton Street) and State Highway 5 … Read More

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Ouellet delivers big at Burnside U26 Singles


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With some notable past winners no longer eligible for play and several ruled out by COVID travel restrictions, the Burnside U26 Singles remained anyone’s for the taking as 32 of … Read More

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Welcome to New Zealand’s northernmost bowling club


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Next time you visit New Zealand’s northernmost drivable point, Cape Reinga, you’ll pass through the settlement of Houhora, about 60 kilometres from the cape.  And past the Houhora Bowling Club … Read More

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Peter Horne NZOM


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It’s hard to imagine anyone having a tougher start to life than Peter Horne. He was born in 1953 with Amniotic Band Syndrome.  No need to google it … he … Read More

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Pulling a rabbit out of the hat at Bay View Bowling Club


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Left to right : Diane Zidich, Graeme Cross, Sue Lever and Warren McCarthy If you’d been wandering around that future site of Napier’s Bay View Bowling Club a hundred years … Read More

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