Fancy yourself at barefoot bowls? Grab a few mates for Melbourne’s favourite amateur bowls comp starting Thursday Feb 27. The Nelson Alexander Community Cup has been running for a few years and consists of teams of 4 players (players can rotate each week). Each week teams play against each other to finish as high on the ladder as possible to position themselves for the finals which will be played on Thursday April 2nd. The comp goes for 5 weeks with 1 week of finals.
With $1000 of prize money up for grabs, plenty of laughs, a weekly raffle where you can win a slab of choice from our super beer selection (6 pack for 2nd), free BBQ dinner and fun on the green with your mates, you can’t go wrong. Entry is $5pp each week which does include a BBQ consisting of burgers, snags and salads, BARGAIN!
If you’ve ever considered entering a friendly, casual bowls comp with non-pennant bowlers then this is the comp for you. We have teams participate and come back each year because it’s such great fun and a fantastic way to get ready for the weekend!
To enter a team, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your team name (be as adventurous as you like), contact phone and email address.
If you can’t get a team of 4 together but are a single player or 2 or 3, then still email in as we always have players looking to join a team.
The annual Nelson Alexander Midge Sharp triples event is on Sunday Jan 12. Time to sign up is NOW! $1000 in prize money to be won! Sign up in club or via email at email@example.com $60 per team with lunch provided on the day. The event kicks off from 9:30am and is a full day event. The Midge Sharp is one of Flem-Ken’s main bowls tournaments and is a lot of fun.
Make sure you sign your team up today as spaces are filling fast!
Do you love craft beer and slow cooked BBQ meats? Well, you’re in luck as we kick off our last Craft Beer & Food Truck Sunday for 2019. We have Modus Operandi Brewing Co. serving 3 cracking beers including Sonic Prayer IPA, Trans-Tasman collaboration beer Beached As Pale and the always delicious Modus Pale ale.
On the food front, we have Smokin Barrys food truck with slow cooked BBQ all afternoon! The bowling rinks will be open for a barefoot bowl, so grab your mates, head down for a roll, a top feed and some amazing beers on Sunday December 15!
On Saturday August 31st Flemington & Kensington Bowling Club is opening the gates to all members and the public for our Annual Club & Family Open Day.
We’ll have plenty on during the day including:
FREE SAUSAGE SIZZLE
KIDS FACE PAINTING
THE FIRST BOWL OF THE SEASON
Families are welcome to bring down their kids for a free bowl, jumping castle, face painting, a free BBQ and more. We’ll have coaching available for new bowlers and there will be a members scratch match in the afternoon. We’ll have drink specials on behind the bar too, so don’t miss out!
Come see the first bowl of the season being laid down from 12pm
Roll Up is a fun and fast six-week program aimed at 9 to 17-year-olds. Each week, juniors develop their playing skills and game knowledge through competition play and support coaching provided by club coaches. The program is structured to allow kids to learn and build their confidence in lawn bowls by providing a social, supportive, relaxed and fun environment. Equipment, food and refreshments are provided.
In 2019 Roll Up is being offered by selected clubs for FREE, allowing all teenagers to play a fun and social sport.
Register as a participant HERE: https://bowlsvictoria.wufoo.com/forms/roll-up-player-registration/
The Hamilton Property Group Two Bowl Triples tournament kicks off at Flemington & Kensington Bowling Club on Sunday April 7th with a WHOPPING $2,000 in prizemoney up for grabs.
Entry is $60 per team which includes lunch on the day. It’s a 9:30am arrival for a 10am start.
The event is open to all bowlers from Flem-Ken and other clubs alike. To register, come into the club or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your team members names, your contact phone number and email.
Payment will be made on the day. So get your team in today and get set for a huge day of bowls down at Flem-Ken!
The 2019 Nelson Alexander Community Cup is starting Thursday Feb 21st from 7pm. In what is always an entertaining amateur and beginner tournament, registrations are now open.
The cost is a weekly $5 per player fee which includes a free BBQ dinner each night. The round robin tournament has a $1,200 prize pool to be won. Teams of 4 will be competing over 6 weeks with 1 week of finals to determine the winners.
If you have a group of friends or work colleagues that would like to get a team in, then you can register by emailing email@example.com with your team name and contact number.
If you’ve been looking for a fun and entertaining excuse to get off the couch, then the Community Cup is it! With $9 pints of craft beer on tap, it’s the perfect Thursday weekend warm up. We look forward to seeing you out on the green.