2018 National Bowling Arm Sides Championships



The NSW Woomeras Bowling Arm Committee is pleased to announce that East Maitland Bowling Club
will host the 2018 Sixth Bowls Australia National Bowling Arm Sides Championships from Sunday 9th
September through to Thursday 13th September 2018.
This will be the first time that representative bowling arm sides from all states will be competing against one
another for individual shields as well as the coveted Bowls Australia Trophy.

NSW, Victoria, South Australia, Queensland, Western Australia and Tasmania will play in 3 teams of 5
against at least one state each day in disciplines of Singles and Fours along with Pairs and Triples.
The schedule for this prestigious event includes:
Official Practice Day: Sunday 9th September 10.00am – 12.00pm; 2.00pm – 4.00pm 5.30pm: Charity Welcome BBQ

Tournament Dates:

Monday 10th September 8.00am – 9.00am: Welcome Ceremony: 9.00am: 3 Games of interstate play
Tuesday 11th September 10.00am: 2 Games of interstate play 2.30pm: Afternoon Team Photographs
Wednesday 12th September 9.00am: 3 Games of interstate play
Thursday 13th September 10.00am: 2 Games of interstate play
6.45pm: Presentation Dinner
Newcastle Excursion: Friday 14th September 9.00am – 12.30pm

As this is an historic event, distinguished guests being hosted by Bill Hopkins OAM, President of EMBC
will be Darryl Clout, President of Bowls Australia; Neil Dalrymple CEO Bowls Australia; Duncan Tait,
Director of Bowls NSW; Maryann Parcel, President Womens Bowls NSW and John Smith OAM, President
of Newcastle District Bowling Association.

East Maitland Bowling Club extends a warm welcome to all bowlers to be present to see exciting games of
quality bowls as well as enjoying the pleasant hospitality available within the club’s premier facilities.
Any inquiries may be made by contacting Allan Starrett on 04 044 69 669.

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