Barefoot or flat-soled shoes on the greens…
Compete with your mates, or just enjoy the fun!

Are you looking for that place to hold your upcoming social event? The Canberra Bowling Club can help you. Click here “Function Bookings” to see how. The Canberra Bowling Club specialises in fun Lawn Bowls and BBQ Functions, Barefoot Bowls on the Green  (flat-soled shoes, or bare feet are required), ring 6295 2508 to book. The club also has excellent facilities available for use including a full kitchen, and bar facility that is second to none.

The cheap booking fee helps you keep your costs down. Social and full membership is available at a competitive rate. The Canberra Bowling Club is ideally situated for that quiet beer after a hard day, or that lunch-time drink to escape the humdrum of the office environment.




Tuesday 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Friday 2:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am – 6:30 pm
Sunday 10:00 am – 6:30 pm
NB: Closing times depend on staff discretion, the Club may also close early to accommodate private functions.


Bowling Sessions:

Mixed social lawn bowls are organised and played every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday except when special events such as championships, pennants, carnivals or sports days take precedence.

Tuesday, and Friday bowls start at 12:30 pm, names in by 11:30 am. Wednesday, and Saturday lawn bowls commence at 10:00 am all year; names in by 9:00 am. Thursday’s session is 12 Ends, starts 10:00 am, everyone welcome at all sessions.

Sunday Bowls is a mixed event. Play commences at 10:00am, names in by 9:30am. Single entries or teams of triples. 

For Sunday session only: $15 for bowls + BBQ. Prizes $40 per winning team member and $20 per Runners-up members.


Dress rules: Women generally prefer uniform but, except for special events, neat casual clothing, (mufti), is most acceptable. The only firm requirement is for flat-soled shoes, bare feet are acceptable, or thongs in summer (Ugg Boots in the winter). Ring (02) 6174 3661 or email to to book for bowling sessions.

The club always welcomes new players. We have spare sets of bowls for the beginners to use and will show you how to play the game. But be careful, it can be addictive. 

From weddings to a corporate day out … talk to us about how your function can be a memorable one.

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Come on over with your friends enjoy Bowls and a meal with lots of fun for all ages!! Barefoot or flat-soled shoes on the greens… Compete with your mates, or just enjoy the fun!

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Club news

  • Competitions

    ACT Women’s Rookies 2019

    Congratulations to Margaret Maroney on her achievement in the ACT Women’s Rookies Championship. Margaret was Runner up, the best result for any female club member since the Women’s Rookies started approximately 7 years ago. Our club had a winner in the Men’s Championship in 2014, Chris Smith. No related posts.

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  • Club Championships

    Men’s Club Fours

    Fantastic Final on Saturday 13th April at the club. Won by Dave Lindbeck with Ken Derbyshire, Reg Jackson, and Harry Coulson. Right to the last end the title could have gone either way. A great finish but unlucky this time, Mark Dulihanty playing with Peter Kirkland, Jamie Fawthrop and Dave Spencer. No related posts.

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  • Club Championships

    Men’s Club Triples 2019

      Winners in the Men’s Club Triples yesterday were H. Coulson, R. Jackson, and D. Lindbeck. Runners-Up were G. McKay, A. Morgan, and D. Kimber. The game was played in perfect bowling conditions and a pleasure to watch. A great show of good sportsmanship displayed by both teams which was appreciated by the spectators. Well...

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