January 3, 2019

As well as being a great form of physical activity, lawn bowls is also a wonderful social activity. It's great for meeting new people and making new friends. And equally as good for developing skills and coordination at ALL ages.

However, as with all sports, it is impo...

December 15, 2018

 Check out the latest newsletter from the desk our resident editor in chief...Joyce Caffel.

November 28, 2018

What a day! This year's OPBC Ladies Gala Day was a sea of colour with the spring florals and bright colours theme a hit with everyone.

October 22, 2018

Well, that's the call from the bowls commentators at BowlsWA anyway.

For the last couple of seasons those in the know have made some educated guesses about where the men's and ladies Premier division sides will place over the year. There's a long way to go with the seas...

September 24, 2018

So it's already that time of year again...time for the caravan crew to start meandering back to Perth, for the bowls bag to come out of hibernation and for the Saints uniform to get dusted off. 

For those of us who haven't quite shaken the shackles of full time work, th...

July 20, 2018

Its back! Australia's richest singles event, the Everest of Bowls, is on again and Ossie Park has two spots up for grabs.

Our OPBC Everest Qualifier is your chance to win your way into the prestigious event which will be hosted by Dudley Park in October this year. Last...

February 27, 2018

As promised a quick write up on the mens championship singles so far...

The mens event saw 15 sections compete on the first day with some hum dinger games. Eventual winners of the sectional play were:

  • Ian Bryden

  • Lee Farrell

  • General

  • Strawberry

  • Pacm...

February 22, 2018

We're fast approaching the pointy end of the season and OPBC is in the midst of deciding the final championship of the year with the mens and ladies club singles championships commencing last Sunday. 

Let's take a gander at some of the ladies results from the weekend a...

February 12, 2018

Time for another one of those light hearted posts...

Bowls lingo...ever heard someone shout something out and think WTF?? Lets translate a few of the things heard on the green these days.

  • "Good weight!" = lousy line

  • "Good line" = lousy weight

  • "Good back bow...