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 12:00 noon – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 noon – 7:00 pm
Friday 2:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Saturday 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am – 7:00 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, Saturday, and Sunday except when special events such as championships, pennants, carnivals or sports days take precedence.

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. Tuesday sessions will start at 9.30 am for the summer season, names in by 8.30 am, everyone welcome at all sessions.

Please note that from Thursday 21st November until Christmas break, normal Friday bowls will be held on Thursday mornings 9.00 am start, names in by 8.00 am.

Please read ‘Post’ below which outlines trading times over Christmas Season

Until Summer Pennant season starts in 2020, Sunday Bowls is a mixed event. Play commences at 10:00am, names in by 9:30am. Single entries or teams of triples. 

For Sunday’s 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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Looking to join the best and friendliest club in the region. We have membership packages to suit all levels.

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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

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    Hamper Day 2019

    A wonderful, if not smokey day, was enjoyed by 56 players at Canberra Bowling Club on our Hamper Day event for 2019. Congratulations to the ‘City Team’ who played in their old club uniform in honour of the now defunct club. The weather was hot but not uncomfortable. The company was great, and bowling exciting....

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    Lightning Triples 2019

    Great bowling on both Greens at Canberra Bowling Club today to finish off the Lightning Triples Tournament. Thanks to Sponsors: Hip Pocket Workwear & Safety Canberra, Great Northern Brewing Company, and PSC Insurance Brokers Congratulations to all players and especially to winners: 1st Place: M Fawthrop M Dulihanty J Freeman 2nd Place: J Rumley M...

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  • Official

    CoCC Triples 2019

    Congratulations to our Men’s Triples Champions who took out the Champion of Club Champions Triples today at Yowani Bowling Club. After defeating QRSLM in the Semi-Final this morning Harry Coulson, Reg Jackson, and Dave Lindbeck continued with their great form to defeat Goulburn Railway in a close game this afternoon. Well done all. Your sportsmanship...

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