Category Archive: Members

Oct 20

MCC Players Star

There has been a lot of success for MCC bowlers over the past week … Firstly … Ray Jansen, the most successful Victorian over 60’s State skip has done it again.  5 wins 1 draw 1 loss. Victoria finished second to the host State South Australia. Congratulations to Ray on a great effort. Congratulations also …

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Oct 11

Vale Ken Willcock

Ken Willcock, a Banker for some ten years before serious illness forced his retirement from playing and ultimately to his entering a nursing home in Launceston. There is to be a memorial service for Ken in the Ewing Memorial Presbyterian Church at 59 Burke Road, Malvern East, at 11.00am on Friday, October 20th. For further …

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Oct 04

Guest Speaker & BBQ

REMINDER The standard practice of having a guest speaker prior to our first game of Saturday Pennant is happening again this season. This year’s guest speaker is Troy Chaplin – Senior Assistant Coach for the Melbourne Football Club. The BBQ will commence from 6.30pm and Troy will be giving his talk from 7.00pm. I hope …

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Sep 23

Vale Helene Solley

Helene Solley passed away yesterday (Friday 22 September) after being in hospital for the past couple weeks on the Sunshine Coast. Helene was member of the Section from 14 November 2014. Condolences to Bryan and family.

Sep 18

Welcome Pie Night this Thursday

All members are invited to a pie night at the Swinburne Ave clubrooms from 6:30pm this Thursday 21 September 2017 to welcome MCC Kew Sports members to our new merged club. It would be great if as many of our members as possible are available to meet with our new members from MCC Kew Sports. …

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Sep 15

Greens Closed Again. Practice Matches Cancelled

UPDATE: Bundoora practice match cancelled. For all members keen for practice today, please come in uniform to Glen St at 12.45 A side from Altona is coming to play an interclub match. Intraclub games will be arranged for others. To assist with organising rinks please leave comment to this post to confirm attendance. There will …

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Jul 14

Vale Peter Gibson

Peter Gibson, a valued member of the Section since August 2004, passed away on Wednesday 12 July, 2017 after suffering two heart attacks. I know he enjoyed the camaraderie of his fellow bowlers at Glen Street and will be missed greatly. His son James has advised that there will be a private family funeral on …

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Jun 16

Vale Bill Taylor

Dr Bill H. Taylor a member of the Bowls Section since February 2010 passed away on Tuesday 13 June 2017 after a long battle with cancer. Bill was 91 years old and a staunch member of the bankers. He was a man of many parts – Wing Commander; anaesthetist; wood and metal turner; ice-skater; Australian …

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