Just like at Flemington itself, our own Melbourne Cup was very nearly a wash-out. Les West reported 46 millimetres in the rain gauge at the end of the day. A handful of us got a mild soaking between carpark and clubhouse, but nothing dampened our appetites, nothing shortened the tall tales of our resident bon-vivants,… Continue reading Melbourne Cup Day
Cat Jackson has supplied some photos that have to be shared. Playing City of Melbourne last Saturday, a number of us couldn't resist taking advantage of our early arrival by heading across to the Queen Victoria markets for some famous doughnuts.
That time is near to find a hat, bring some cash and your friends and family. The cash will be splashing and the nags nagging. And that's just on OUR green! Starts 11.00am. Here are the rest of the details. Complimentary champagne & nibbles on arrival Social Bowls – 11.00 – 12.30pm Delicious Gourmet… Continue reading Yellowtail Bubbles Melbourne Cup Day 2018
Who's it to be, bowlies? Will ABC - Anyone But Collingwood - or the Wet Coat Budgies take the AFL flag this year? Watch it unfold at the club this Saturday after pennant practice at the special time of 11am followed by a BBQ lunch at 1pm. Please bring your own steaks or chia patties… Continue reading Grand Final Bowls and Buns
In recent weeks, the club welcomed Bauer Media for their corporate day. With an industrial kitchen, full bar, a main hall that can seat over 100 people for a meal, 2 lounge areas, a deck overlooking the two greens and a chance to give many participants their first taste of lawn bowls, the club is… Continue reading Corporate events at Oakleigh Bowling Club
Bowlers, get ready to see and hear more from the Hellenic Bowls Club. This Friday night, September 14, come in your whitest finest or Hellenic colours and enjoy a game of bowls, a chance to win some cash and reward yourself later with some delicious Greek seafood and bar refreshments. Pairs, 1 game of 10… Continue reading Hellenic Bowls Club Competition and Seafood night