WINNERS: Robyn McAnelly and Jenny Lonnie took out the ladies invitation pairs at Kandanga.
WINNERS: Robyn McAnelly and Jenny Lonnie took out the ladies invitation pairs at Kandanga. Contributed

Gympie's bowls results are in


CONGRATULATIONS to Men's championship pairs winners M Kerr & J Worth; Runners up J Horne & D Moorcroft.

Ladies Invitation Pairs results - first R McAnelly & J Lonnie; second C Lorkin & B Grant; third A McGill & K Darling; fourth R Perry and C Broadbent.

Thanks to sponsors Good Price Pharmacy, Nestle Beverages and E McDonald and Kandanga Country Club Corporate.

Nominations for Ladies Club Singles close May 4.

More teams needed for Jackpot Pairs, May 4 and Open Fours on April 30. Teams to Morky 0477244202. Rooster Pairs were played last Sunday and Barefoot Bowls every Friday from 4pm and meals at the club Friday and Saturday nights.

Gympie men

TODAY promises to be another great day on the green after an exciting week.

Sunday we will visit Cooloola Coast with the hope to bring back the shield.

If the numbers already on the board are any indication we will be in with a chance.

Saturday, May 6 at 9am the triples teams, Owen Raines and Bevan Douglas will go head to head.

Then at 1pm Owen and his partner will come up against Cameron Oster and his partner in the pairs championship.

There was a good turnout for the Hens v the Roosters clash on Anzac Day.

The Roosters were clear winners by scoring 260 points and the Hens on 137, best score was Roger Ingram and Peter Smith with + 30 the runners-up were Chris Diprose and John Allen with + 25

Results; Patrons Singles, Fred Gruber +10 played Bevan Douglas +5 with a result of 25-24 to Fred Gruber.

Pairs; Graham Thomson and Roger Ingram V John Allen and Fred Gruber, with the score at 18 all on the last end and John and Fred holding three shots Roger came in with his last bowl and took the shot.


U CROSS def P Sibley, T Gruber def J Allen

No competition next Friday due to us having out Trophy Day 28/04/17

Names in please before noon Friday. Please bring gifts for Progressive Raffle.

Selectors to be at club 1-30am Thursday.

A great day was had Tuesday, April 25 with a great turnout for Hens and Roosters. The Hens being soundly defeated.


QRI BOWLS last Sunday we visited Kilkivan to play Tansey Goomeri and Kilkivan Winners - N Gilchrist, L Bailey, N Hill. Runner up - R Thompson, K Herbert, T Litfin.

Raffles Nev Gilchrist, Jacko, Ken, Herbert, Carl Rackermann, J Mitchell, M O'Neil.


WEDNESDAY, Winners P Benson/d Tarrant- R/Up N Hill/H Gerick.

Friday winners, G Heilbronn/E Frank - R/Up L & B Locker/R Thompson - Last Round B Christie/G Evans.

Saturday Century 21 Pairs.

The light drizzle of rain in the morning did not dampen our spirits and we played through it. After a good lunch provided by the ladies we went out and played the afternoon games in clear weather.

Winners of the pool rounds were J Maher/R Ramsay, M Jabore/B Mitchell Jrn, K Dunne/R McShane, M Christensen/V O'Connor.

After a lovely rib fillet barbecue dinner cooked by the staff of Century 21, the round winners did battle.

Julian/Rob beat Kerry/Ray, with Mark/Bill beating Meryl/Vonnie.

The final was a hard fought game with Bill/Mark winning the day.

Thanks to Bill Mitchell's Century 21 for sponsoring the day.

Mark Jabore did a fantastic job doing the cards and keeping the scoreboard up to date. Thanks Bill and Mark.

Coming up: Friday, April 21, Open mixed Jackpot Pairs 1pm.

Tuesday, May 2 Men's Jackpot pairs 10am.

Wednesday, May 3 Graded Mixed Pairs 12.30 Mufti.

Sunday, May 7 we will be celebrating our 70th Birthday.

Names on the whiteboard in the Locker Room please.

Saturday/Sunday May 13/14th - Invitations have been sent out to clubs to play for the Dodt Cup. Please let the club know asap if your club is competing in this event

Sunday, May 21 - Scroungers 1pm. Mufti.

President's Day - Sunday, June 11.

Regular games: Every Wednesday, 12.30pm start. Graded Club Selected Pairs mufti.

Every Friday, 1pm start - Open mixed jackpot pairs.

First Tuesday each month, 10am start - Men's open jackpot pairs Mufti.

Coaching sessions are available by arrangement - please contact the cub (54821095)

For social bowling - Hire of hall or functions inquiries please phone the club 54821095 or leave a message. New bowlers welcome.


ON SUNDAY last, the club hosted a welcome visit from QRI and in very pleasant weather, an enjoyable day was had by all.

Winners on the day were; N. Gilchrist, L. Baillie and N. Hill.

Runners up were; R. Thompson, K. Herbert and Tracy.

Friday night dining as usual, 6-8pm. Wednesday, Happy Hour, 5-6.30pm with members lucky draw. Starting Friday, May 5, the club will be holding Jackpot Triples. Games start at 1pm. Teams may be mixed. Starting value of Jackpot, $600. Contact Randal, 0437937001 or John, 54841324.


Long Flat

RESULTS from last Thursday. Highest score Bob 51.

Gavin 50, Hester 47, Betty 45, Cliff 39.

There will be a social this Saturday, April 29.

Five-game day will be played on Sunday, May 7.


ON SATURDAY at the Association Social lucky door prizes were won by E Schultz, E Lawrence, J Barnes, J O'Shea, A Goldsworthy, The Raffle was won by A Goldsworthy. Winners were J O'Shea, A Goldsworthy, B Pearce, 2nd L Ison, C Lawrence, C Pearce, 3rd G Freshney, J Ryan, G Portas, M Kelsey.

Tuesday night bowls the raffle was donated by W Young and won by B McGuinness,

High scores for the night were B McGuinness 56, B Pearce 45, A Goldsworthy 38,

P Tierney 54, W Young 52, C Pearce 35.

Association Social will be held this Saturday, April 29 at 1pm. Members please remember to donate goodies for the five-game day Tombola raffle and leave at the hall by Wednesday, May 2. Members who would like to play on the five-game day to help to make up teams please ring Phyllis on 54826015 as we badly need players.


SUBURBS had 19 players on Monday afternoon. High score went to Phyllis 55, Hester 53, Charlie 54, Jack 46.

Association social last Saturday John, Orgy, Bonnie were first. Second was Cliff, Charlie, Lexi third Gail, Jeanette, Marilyn and Gloria. Audrey won the raffle.

Association social this Saturday five-game day on May 7 with a 9.30 start. BYO lunch and goodies for the Tombola prizes.

Ladies and gents singles May 12 with a noon start.

We all hope Joyce Parsons gets well soon after her fall. Remember everybody is welcome to come along Monday afternoon for a game of bowls.