At the recent AGM, Brian Taylor was re-elected President, the club welcomes Basil Kapoulitsa as its new Vice President. Greg Speirs returns as Secretary, Denis Kilner continues as Treasurer. The remaining committee consists of Grant Baker, Eileen O’Brien, Judy McDonald, Dinah Finn, Ellis Knight, Lorraine Speirs, Harold Dawson, & Peter Cunningham. Brian thanked all of...Read more
Heathcote Bowling Club
We’re a friendly club located right in the heart of Heathcote.
With two synthetic greens, installed in 2010 and 2015 we cater for all levels.
Our three pennant teams are Division 2 Midweek, Division 3 Weekend and Division 6 Weekend. In 2015/16 we were premiers in Division 3 Midweek and Division 4 Weekend pennant in the Bendigo Division of the Bendigo/Campaspe Region.
Mixed social bowls are on Wednesday, with names in by 12.45pm for a 1pm start. Everyone is welcome – come along and have a roll!
With the imposing tree covered McIvor Ranges looming in the background, the Heathcote Bowling Club presents one of the great Australian bushland settings for a game of bowls. The sound of birds chirping in the trees lining the nearby creek blends peacefully with the gentle click of bowls as players enjoy a game all year round on the two synthetic greens. This is bowls as it has been played for more than 100 years in Heathcote.Read more
Visitors to Heathcote have a myriad of choices when it comes to choosing from the range of activities to enjoy in and around town. World renowned for its magnificent wine, particularly the famed Heathcote Shiraz, there are many opportunitites to sample and buy. Well known as the town with the longest main street in the southern hemisphere, Heathcote has outstanding tourist attractions such as the old mining site of Pink Cliffs.Read more
The great Australian tradition of competitive sport in country towns is alive and well in Heathcote. The Heathcote Bowling Club has a long and proud history of competing in the nearby Bendigo-based bowls association in which Heathcote has teams in the Divison 3 and Division 6 weekend competitions on Saturdays and Division 2 of the midweek competition on Mondays. Club members also compete in tournaments in surrounding areas including Rochester, Elmore, Seymour, Colbinabbin, Nagambie, and Kyneton.Read more
Despite the cooler weather ,good numbers continue to turn up for social bowls and an enjoyable afternoon. On Wednesday in fine conditions,20 bowlers played 3 games of pairs.In a very even competition 4 teams won 2 games and on the points system the winners were Eileen O’Brien[s] and Ilona Hutterer ( 2 wins,1 draw,38 points,+20...Read more
On Thursday in perfect weather conditions 12 teams contested the Ladies Triples Tournament. Teams included visitors from Bendigo East, Seymour, Avenel, Wallan, Bendigo, Broadford and Golden Square. The Tournament was played over 3 games of 10 ends with rotating skippers and was sponsored by McIvor Meats. At the end of the day only 1 point...Read more