Image: Bruce Aley, President, Mairangi Bay Bowling Club June 21, 2018, Graeme Kennedy Mairangi Bay is in good shape financially, competitively and socially with a satisfactory mixed membership although, like all other clubs, it struggles to attract new players. The club has two grass greens and a carpet ... More

Announcement – Special Award Finalists

  CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING PLAYERS & CLUBS  Bowls North Harbour Volunteer of the Year Peter Angell (Browns Bay), Zelda Bridgens (Milford), Des Cotter (Takapuna), Ted Jackett (Bowls Orewa), David Pearse (Mairangi Bay) Bowls North Harbour Administrator of the Year Irene Donaldson (Bowls Orewa), Wendy ... More

From the Board

  This Sunday we will celebrate success, with the hosting of the BNH annual awards/prize giving function at Birkenhead Bowling Club, commencing at 3pm. This concludes our season on a very positive note, and we can promise you something special. We have eleven categories of awards, two guest speakers,  a great MC ... More

Harcourts Junior Open Fours

  The Harcourts Junior Open Fours Titles have been decided at Manly Bowling Club today. Congratulations to the Milford Ladies - Jan Hutton, Alwine Barlow, Jan Howson & Lyn Calver  and the Composite team of Bob Telfer,  Daryl Read, Gordon Jenkins & Sean Mulholland - Takapuna/Belmont/Browns Bay who have won ... More

Junior Open Fours – Qualifying Results and Post Section Draw

  In great bowling conditions today, the Harcourts Open Junior Fours were played at Manly Bowling Club. There was some fierce competition in both Men's & Women's events, and the post section chart is below for play tomorrow. Good Bowling to everyone, and thanks to Manly Bowling Club, their volunteers, umpires ... More


  June 13, 2018 by Graeme Kennedy Many bowling clubs hurting from falling memberships must be wondering what Takapuna is doing right as they watch its player numbers steadily increase toward an expected 200-plus by the end of this year. The 106-year-old club currently has 170 members, boosted last year ... More

Junior 1-8 Open Fours

  All play for this event will be at Manly Bowling Club on Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th June, report at 8:30am for a 9am start. Thanks to the host club volunteers, umpires & Tournament Director Maureen Taylor. Good Bowling to everyone, especially our Northland visitors playing in this event. COP & Draw ... More

Final Centre Events Programme 2018-2019

  The final events programme has been sent out to all clubs along with notes, printable version on links below. Events Calendar - 2018-2019 Notes to Centre Calendar - Notes   More

2-4-2 Wrap by Lindsay Knight

  Auckland bowlers dominated when the finals of North Harbour’s Open two-four-two pairs tournament were held at the Orewa club on Sunday. In the main event Bridge Park’s Phil Taylor and Teo Turua beat the more experienced and more fancied Royal Oak pair of former Black Jack Danny Delany and Joe Whitelaw 11-9. ... More

Open 2-4-2

  With 80 teams in this event, and lovely weather on day 1, but cool crisp conditions at Bowls Orewa today, the event was finished in daylight. Thanks to the host clubs, volunteers, umpires & directors. Special thanks to the players from Northland, Auckland, Counties, Waikato & Harbour for playing in our ... More