Thursday, August 24, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Mackay Bowls Club Results

Summer heat and humidity has made games at Mackay Bowls Club an exercise in maintaining grip and focus.

Tuesday afternoon, 23 players saw a mixture of hot steamy conditions to start the afternoon, ending up with a downpour of rain to finish the day.

Winners of Winners

K Stranberg, M Mayfield, D McNamara

Winners of Losers

B Cuttris, A Pagdwn, M. D'Alisso

Thursday Afternoon Scroungers saw 28 players taking to the rinks and good close games were witnessed.

Semi-final winners Mick Coll and Dot McNamara played off in the final with Dot running out eventual winner.

A good afternoon was had by all.

Weekend of April 15-16 will see the start of Men's Pennants with Mackay Club playing in Divisions 2,4 & 6 with away and home games on both days.

The Mackay Club (Ladies Section) PAH will be conducted on Friday April 14. All Ladies wishing to attend must register names on form on notice board Bowling Activities this week. Tuesday Men’s Social Day 1.00pm, Thursday Scroungers 2.00pm.

The Club thanks Russel Fry for organising the Easter Raffle which was a wonderful success  - thanks to all for buying tickets and donating prizes.

Contributed by Mike Irving

Photo credit: Mike Irving

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