30th November 23 - We have got a letter about our footwear and it's implications for grass greens.
27th November 23 - The traditional finish to the year with the Yokine Allsorts pairs is on again.
26th November 23 - Mens Round 6 resultsMens Premier League - with review
21st November 23 - The Willetton twilight fours is back this year
20th November 23 - Day 1 of the Masters Triples at Bassendean has been completed.
19th November 23 - Mens Round 5 resultsMens Premier League - with review
17th November 23 - The very popular Welcome Fours at South Perth is now open for entries
16th November 23 - Eaton have sent their flyer for the carnival in January
15th November 23 - The mens over 60's concluded today and the ladies just started.
13th November 23 - Received some carnivals for Bassendean and Osborne Park
12th November 23 - Mens Round 4 resultsMens Premier League - with review
10th November 23 - Mosman Park have sent details for their Masters Singles in Feb 2024
10th November 23 - Another life member has passed away
9th November 23 - A former club president passes away
8th November 23 - The technical difficulties I had have been fixed by my database wizard Warwick Neville and we can now release the results for the state fours tipping. Congratulations to Anthony Monson, John Carter and Steve Novak who all got 22 correct. In the old days if we were after 1 winner it would have been Steve Novak who went for Krstic and Trewhella. These three now receive a ticket in the Rossmoyne raffle for an all expenses paid trip to the gold Coast to compete in the Australian Open. A great prize and if you have any thoughts of going you may as well spend a bit extra and buy some tickets. Details can be found .
Full results can be found on the tipping page.
6th November 23 - Mens Round 3 resultsMens Premier League - with review
4th November 23 - Mens Round 2 resultsMens Premier League - with review
2nd November 23 - The very popular Ladies Masters Pairs at North Beach has opened for entries and Fremantle will be holding their over 70's Triples.
30th October 23 - It was a country battle in the men and drought is broken in the ladies.
23rd October 23 - We are down to our semi finalists for the state fours, some new names and some old ones, should be a great final day at Bassendean next Sunday commencing 9.30am.
21st October 23 - Results are through after Day 1 of the State Fours
30th October 23 - The good ones keep passing away.
29th October 23 - Mens Round 1 resultsMens Premier League - with review
26th October 23 - I'd like to welcome the "Western Man" who will be writing for One Blue South this year and also "Such Is Life" writing for Premier League. They join "Polaris" for one Blue South and "Mystic Jack" for One White who are returning writers. They do an awesome job for me and help out heaps. Anyone can contribute to the results, if a player wants to give a summary of the game they are involved in it helps our scribes out a lot. Send to me at email@example.com or directly to the writers who have their own emails listed on the preview pages. Thanks again.
26th October 23 - More sad news has reached my desk
24th October 23 - As people may or may not be aware, the double header weekend will feature superstar Australian player Ben Twist representing the Victoria Park Carlisle Reds for those 2 games. What a great opportunity for people to see him live. Vic Park Carlisle have delayed the start times for both games so play your games of pennants and venture out to Vic Park to watch. for more details.
24th October 23 - Moves are still happening!
24th October 23 - Bassendean have opened the annual Masters Triples in less than a month. Get your entries in fast!
23rd October 23 - My thoughts and predictions on the season ahead for Premier League. Remember - they are only predictions which could be wildly inaccurate but someone has to do it.
We are still looking for a Blue South writer if anyone wants to put their hand up for the task.
18th October 23 - Sad news out of Wanneroo
19th October 23 - thanks to the generosity of Wally and the Rossmoyne Bowling club, we have access to up to 3 entries in their raffle. See below for details but this is a great prize and something that any bowler should be looking to buy a ticket in. So what i normally do with tied entries is split the winners based on their selections. If we have more than 3 winners I will do that still but if we have 3 or less then they will each get an entry in the raffle. Thanks again Wally and Rossmoyne. for details
17th October 23 - And with the draw release comes the tipping. Sadly no prizes as my sponsor of last years tipping no longer exists, so the tips are for pride only unless someone reading wants to jump on board with some prizes.
17th October 23 - Looks like Bowls WA have been able to find a club to host the state fours this weekend and the draw has been released. Numbers are up for both men and women which is great to see.
16th October 23 - Has the Dale Marsland question been answered?
14th October 23 - We have a new advertisor to the page, thanks to Steve Richards from Construction Recruitment Group has come on board. If you are in the market for hiring someone in the mining or construction industry or traffic management, then Steve is your man.
11th October 23 - It's not too late to change clubs as Kardy have shown today
4th October 23 - Rossmoyne have a unique raffle going, $10 per ticket and winner gets flights and accommodation to the Gold Coast next year to coincide with the Australian Open. Having been 4 times I can highly recommend doing it once in your bowling career, so why not enter, it might just cost you $10! for details
4th October 23 - For many people who have been enquiring lately about the draw for the upcoming season, they have been released. Click the below links for Saturdays mens and Tuesday womens draws. The article on BowlsWA can be found if you .
2nd October 23 - Cambridge have lost a much loved member
1st October 23 - Sorrento lose a good player
30th September 23 - Sad news on the passing of an old Bedford player
29th September 23 - Is an old Mosman Park player returning?
29th September 23 - Eaton have sent details of their carnival in October
29th September 23 - Kalamunda have sent a summary of movements from their club.On the Bowls front just a heads up at Kalamunda.
25th September 23 - Congratulations to Blake Nairn and Irene Leahy who are our Mt Lawley consistency champions for this year.MEN
23rd September 23 - And so we reach our finals day at Mt Lawley tomorrow, the Mens promises to be a cracking day with Warren Holt playing Russell Bates and Daniel Trewhella playing Blake Nairn. The Ladies field has had some upsets and there we see Irene Leahy vs Cathie Smith and Jenny Parker playing Debra Kalinowsky. The semis commence at 10am for both men and women, it promises to be a stellar day.
23rd September 23 - Day 3 results are in and we are down to the final 32 for the men. Matches continue today at Mount Lawley, if you are at a loose end why not pop down and see some tantalising matches.
10th September 23 - Day 1 has been run, actually Day 2 has as well but I havent got all results yet, but our day 1 winners are -G Faulkner, S Shaw, P Wachmer, T Cranswick, D Rowland, M France, M Monteiro, W Holt, A Bloxham, H Ward.
Day 2 seesS Knott, R Loran, M Biglin, S Alden, Rus Bates, M Vitale to the next stage
22nd September 23 - A much loved person from Vic Park Carlisle has passed away.
19th September 23 - Day 2 is over and we are down to 16 ladies for their matches on Saturday. Day 3 for the men is on Friday before the weekend of finals this weekend for both men and women.
18th September 23 - Day 1 has been run, We have 5 ladies progressing to the next stage after results from yesterday at Mt Lawley
17th September 23 - More good news for Mt Lawley
12th September 23 - Player movements don't stop!
12th September 23 - A reader with a keen eye for numbers has observed some things in the Ladies draw -- Of the last 5 winners only 2 are playing this year
12th September 23 - Byford have sent details of their carnival in October
10th September 23 - Some f...er has stolen Wayne's bowls from his car. If you see these bowls floating around or on ebay, give the Leeming bowling club a call on 0893105400
6th September 23 - With the completion of the home and away fixtures for the footy season also sees the completion of the Bowls360 tipping comp. Sadly no prizes but some head wobbles are in order for Wayne Skuza, who tipped 147 winners this year. 2nd was Graeme O'Neill with 146 and 3rd was myself and Brett Tie on 146. Thanks to all people who entered and we will do it again next year.
5th September 23 - The qualifying games have all been completed and on the weekend the final of the semi finals have been completed. I think we are now down to 12 teams, and thanks To Ken Pride, there will be 4 sections of 3 teams with the 4 winners then playing an extra game to get to the 2 spots up for grabs for the flight to Queensland to contest the BPL Cup as WA representatives.
5th September 23 - My phone was running red hot yesterday with the big move to Osborne Park
30th August 23 - The draw has been released for the 2023 Mens Consistency. As the ladies doesn't start until the 17th, their draw will be done later. Not too late to enter if you are female! for the mens draw. if you want to track who plays when people win.
1st September 23 - I forgot the World champs were on until yesterday, and also didn't realise how many Western Australian players we have in the tournament. For Australia we have Kristina Krstic, Singapore has Matthew Ngui and Switzerland has father/daughter Markus Merz and Laura Butler. I will track their results daily from now on.
29th August 23 - The very popular Kardinya Shots up carnival was completed over the weekend.
26th August 23 - If you have found September has a free Friday then maybe you can play at the Pinjarra carnival.
26th August 23 - This from Dave Rankin from the PBA 2024 -After a very successful event held at Mandurah Bowling Club back in July I’m pleased to announce on behalf of the players that the 2024 edition will once again be held there as requested by the players.
23rd August 23 - South Perth have a former player returning and Manning get some more depth
20th August 23 - Still people moving around, no confirmations at this stage
15th August 23 - The Australian Indoors started yesterday and unfortunately by 9am today we are all out. But well done to Stewart Gosstray, Warren Holt, Sean Mawdsley and Lisa Featherby for getting to the big dance. Next year! for full results
14th August 23 - A big name is back playing after a few years out of the game, but only part time.
11th August 23 - One of the conditions of the BPL Cup is that to enter all members of the team need to be from the same club. It can be a good indication of who might have switched clubs in the off season.
8th August 23 - And we thought the DT move was huge, this could be even bigger.
8th August 23 - Armadale look like they have bottomed out as the rebuild starts
7th August 23 - We've had a couple of responses
2nd August 23 - Thanks to an avid reader who has sent a letter about player transfers. it's a good read and would to hear what others think.
7th August 23 - Whilst you have been able to enter the consistency singles online for a while now, here are the flyers for more details.
5th August 23 - The North Perth charity event is on again, they raised $33k last year and have set a target of $35k this year. They need 10 more teams so if interested get in fast.
2nd August 23 - Thornlie and Kardinya have some events coming up to warm up for the season. Also don't forget the Mt Lawley consistency singles. I don't have a flyer but you can enter via the events calendar on Bowls WA.
1st August 23 - Bassendean and Mt Lawley continue to improve their stocks
28th July 23 - Bassendean have also sent their annual spring fours flyer to me
23rd July 23 - South Perth's loss is Bassendean's gain
23rd July 23 - Dalkeiths annual Spring Fours is on again
23rd July 23 - North Beach have sent the flyer for their gala day
19th July 23 - Are some key personnel from Rockingham on the move?
19th July 23 - Eaton have sent details of their event in September.
18th July 23 - The draw for the Australian Indoors has been released. For WA our representatives are Sean Mawdsley, Stewart Gosstray and Warren Holt in the men and Lisa Featherby in the women ,
Good luck to all!
16th July 23 - More news coming out of Mt Lawley
15th July 23 - Some good news for Mt Lawley
13th July 23 - Kalgoorlie's awesome spring Carnival still has some vacancies should anyone want to escape Perth and have a magic 4 days of bowls at one of the better carnivals on our calendar.
12th July 23 - A player has returned to a former club
11th July 23 - As posted on Perth Pennants Facebook page, we have lost arguably our greatest ever player
10th July 23 - Mt Lawley have sent the flyer to their popular Classic Fours event
10th July 23 - Morley have lost a high valued member
8th July 23 - Warnbro have confirmed some good news for them
6th July 23 - Mt Lawley are running their BPL qualifying this weekend, they have 13 teams but would like 3 more to round it out to 16, if any teams are interested you will need to phone 0408883008 today.
5th July 23 - Bedford have sent details for their upcoming event in September
2nd July 23 - Massive news coming out of Vic Park. It seems the club is being run by some real go getters at the moment with a passion for improvement and innovation.
2nd July 23 - Kardinya have an event in September