THE Horsham City Bowling Club officially started its new 2017-18 when Horsham Rural City Mayor, councillor Pam Clarke, had the honour of rolling the first bowl on Saturday September 2.
After newly elected club president Barry Bardell welcomed Cr Clarke and 50 members to the start of the season the first bowl was delivered on the club’s synthetic carpet green.
Mayor Clarke stressed the importance of recreational and outdoor activities within our community as she wished the club a successful season.
In chilly conditions 48 bowlers competed for ifor prizes sponsored by Horsham Sports and Community Club. Gary Barbary, Valerie Chaney, and Tex Wardle(s) won the opening day with with 56 points. The threesome registered three point win ahead of runners-up Barbara Gloury, Bob Dolan, and Stewart Landwehr(s).