Play Mates in Bowls


Mates in Bowls is a popular competition run over Summer for casual bowlers and people new to the sport. All you need to join us in having a good time is a sense of fun, some flat soled shoes or jandals, and we will provide the rest for you! We offer you the bowls, a bit of help, a licensed bar, and barbeque. We organise the 6 week long tournament for you. It’s very popular and we often have our competition full! If your after a fun filled evening playing lawn bowls, get in touch with Palmerston North Bowling Club, and play Mates in Bowls

Read what the standard thinks about Mates in Bowls. 

Palmerston North Bowling Club Green 2

BBQ at Palmerston North Bowling Club


Triples at Palmerston North March 25th – Entries Welcome

Come and enjoy a couple of games and a drink with us!

Enter our Palmerston North Triples, it will be played on Sunday the 25th of March. It starts at 1.30pm at Palmerston North Bowling Club.

Teams to have 1 Non Bowler and only 1 Senior Bowler*
Examples of a team…
1 Senior, 1 10yr under/colt, 1 new bowler… or,
1 Senior and 2 new bowlers… or,
2 10yr under/colts and 1 new bowler… etc.

2 games, 2 Bowl Triples, 1hr 15min each
$5 per person includes Prizes & Afternoon Tea
The Bar will be Open, Dress is in mufti and flat shoes or jandals please.

*Non Bowler must NOT be a current member of a bowling club.
Teams must NOT have more than 1 Senior Bowler. Teams can be mixed.
For this tournament an intermediate bowler will be considered a senior bowler.

Single Entries and Teams Welcome

To enter just contact us by email, or you can also put your entry in at the club. If you don’t know any of the bowlers at the club, and you are keen to play, just put your name in and we will sort a team for you. Remember 2 Non Bowlers can play together with a bowler from our club.

Open to all Bowlers in Manawatu! We would welcome other clubs!

Contact Ian at:
or if you want to know more about the club call Palmerston North Bowling Club on 357 6022.

Golden Oldies Results


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Leading Tauranga South bowler Peter Clark has finally won the Palmerston North Bowling Club’s popular Golden Oldies tournament on his fifth attempt. Clark – with his lineup of Maurice Hickey (three), Robert Frelan (two) and Malcolm Kidd (lead) – headed … Continue reading

Some more photos from Golden Oldies, including touchers… Day 4

A few photos from Golden Oldies – Day 1