Category Archive: Communications

May 18

Vale Willis Gerard “Gerry” Teague

It is with great sadness that I advise of the passing of Gerry Teague. Gerry passed away peacefully last night at 9.00pm. Gerry was an ex Glenferrie Hill Recreation Club member who became a member of the Bowls Section in August 1999 when the two entities joined. Gerry was a great clubman who undertook a …

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May 14

Greens Update 14 May 2019

An update from the green keeper for the grass greens over Winter: The greens will remain open for use up until the end of Winter Pennant (this is approximately the end of June) The grass greens will be closed over July and into August, with the exact dates to be confirmed closer to the period. …

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May 05

New Umpires Required

The Club is running seriously short of accredited umpires.  Please consider applying for accreditation.  The task is not onerous, generally only requiring the measurement of close bowls during games throughout the pennant season.  Any member who would like to know more about what is required or who would like to undertake an umpires training course, …

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Apr 10

Presentation Night – Friday 17 May 2019

REMINDER! Make sure you get your payment and names in for our Presentation Night ASAP! Members and their partners are invited to our Annual Dinner / Presentation Night Friday 17 May 2019 Committee Room (Limited Numbers) 6.00pm for 6.30pm Two-course Dinner.  Beer, Wine & Soft drink included $100pp Dress: Jacket and tie Bookings Close: Friday May 3, …

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Apr 05

Southern Indoor Bowls

Our Monday Night team for the Southern Indoor Bowls Competition is looking for regular and emergency players for the upcoming season. The season runs from 22nd April with games starting at 5.30pm running through to 7.45pm. If you are interested in playing, please contact Louise Mejean at louise.mejean@imi-precision.com.

Mar 29

Notice of AGM

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the MCC Bowls Section will be held on Wednesday 8th May 2019. The meeting will commence at 7pm in the Swinburne Avenue club rooms. Nominations are now open for all positions and close on Wednesday 24th April 2019 at 5pm. To view the full notices please click on the …

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Mar 27

Coaching Course

MCC Bowls will be hosting a 2 day coaching course to be conducted at Swinburne Ave on the weekend of May 4th & 5th. Participants will get a valuable insight into the correct technique to deliver the perfect bowl. Any member wishing to participate in the course should contact the Secretary, Ian McKay on 0419 …

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Mar 22

Greens Work in Preparation for Winter

You’ll notice a bit of work being done of the greens in preparation for the winter dormancy. The South Green at Swinburne is today (22/3) having a light scarify while the North Green will be completed on Wednesday. There will be other works going on including preventative fungicide application. As explained earlier this season, the …

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