25 June 2009
Community Service
Three more members of the club received an
award to honour their contribution to the World
Bowls Championship 2008 event. Click
for photos.

Click the name below to view details.

20 May 2009
Executive Meeting Minutes
The minutes for the February, March and April meetings are now on the secure web page. Check your
email for details on how to access these documents.
2 May 2009
The theme this year was Pink.
here to view the list of winners and photos.
16 April 2009
World Bowls 2008
The World Bowls 2008 event has been nominated for an Event Excellence Award handed out by
SPARC to an organisation which has displayed best practice in the delivery of an event.

Winners will be announced on 27th April.
here for more information.

Other Bowls finalists are:
Innovation Award                            Mates in Bowls – Bowls New Zealand
Leadership Excellence Award       Kerry Clark – Chief Executive, Bowls New Zealand
3 April 2009
Foundation Inter-Club
WOMEN'S   1st Johnsonville (Wellington)
2nd: Beckenham (Christchurch), 3rd: Northern (Manawatu), 4th: Taupo (Bay of Plenty), 5th: Alexandra
(Central Otago), 6th: Pt Chevalier (Auckland)

MEN'S 1st Eastbourne (Wellington)
2nd: North East Valley (Dunedin), 3rd: Carlton Cornwall (Auckland), 4th: Tauranga South (Bay of
5th: Burnside (Canterbury), 6th: Taradale (Hawkes Bay)

WOMEN'S 1st Matua (Bay of Plenty)
2nd: Castlecliff (Wanganui), 3rd: Kensington (Northland), 4th: Northern (Manawatu), 5th: Beckenham
(Canterbury),6th: Stirling (South Otago)

MEN'S 1st Papakura (Counties Manukau)
2nd: Carlton Cornwall (Auckland), 3rd:Northern (Manawatu), 4th: West End (Taranaki), 5th: Alexandra
(Central Otago), 6th: Canterbury (Canterbury)
2 April 2009
Jo Finishes
with a win
Jo Edwards has won the World Cup final held at Warilla. The final score was 7-2 3-9 2-1.
Genevieve Baildon won the Women's Junior World Cup.  Jamie Hill was knocked out in the quarter
finals while
Shannon McIlroy finished second in the Junior Mens competition.
31 March 2009
Bowls NZ
Bowls New Zealand has launched a new eMagazine called upshot.
Click here to view the magazine or follow the link on the Newsletter page.
29 March 2009
Blacks Jacks
World Cup
Follow the results of our NZ team at the World Cup being held at Warilla.
here to view results. Click here to view photos of the action.
23 March 2009
Three Fours
Post Section
The team selection for Post Section play has been posted on the Three Fours link.
Games will be played at Morrison Ave on Saturday 28 March 9:0 am.
16 March 2009
Black Jacks
Claim Trans
Tasman Trophy
Men’s Results - Test Three
Singles S McIlroy beat A Kiepe 21-12
Pairs   S McIlroy & G Lawson beat R Thompson & L Selby 21-15
A Todd, S O’Neill & R Girvan beat M Berghofer, B Wilkie & A Kiepe  21-12
A Todd,S O’Neill, R Girvan & G Lawson lost M Berghofer,R Thompson,B Wilkie & L Selby 11-19  

Women’s Results - Test Three
Singles M Campbell lost L Armitage 7-21
Pairs M Campbell &
J Edwards beat L Armitage & K Murphy  19-15
Triples G Baildon, S Matthews & J Khan drew S Renshaw, J Keegan & C Duke  17-17
Fours G Baildon, S Matthews,J Khan &
J Edwards lost S Renshaw,J Keegan, C Duke&K Murphy 13-15

Men’s Under 25 - Test Three Results
Singles M Gallop lost B Cheyne 9-21
Pairs M Watt & A Kelly lost B Cheyne & S Baker10-24
Triples C LeLivre,
I Denny & M Gallop lost C Healy, M Miles & D Ferguson 13-26
Fours C LeLivre,
I Denny, M Watt & A Kelly lost C Healy, M Miles, S Baker & D Ferguson 15-21

Women’s Under 25 - Test Three Results
Singles C McCaul lost S Shannahan 12-21
Pairs M Arnold & C McCaul won M Solman & B Quail 26-12
Triples M Boyd, G Collet & M Jones lost L Mitchell, S Shannahan & K Wray 13-21
Fours M Arnold, M Boyd, G Collet & M Jones won L Mitchell, M Solman, B Quail & K Wray 8-20

Men’s & Women’s Under 18 - Test Three Results
Singles G Ruaporo lost S Murton 18-21
Singles R Khan lost D Fisher 3-21
Pairs R Khan & G Ruaporo lost D Fisher & S Murton 18-20

Singles A Brenton won N Van Eldik 21-15
Singles E LeLivre won M Solly 21-6
Pairs E LeLivre & A Brenton lost M Solly & N Van Eldik 12-22

Women's Series Result
Australia won 3-0 and retain Trans Tasman trophy.

Men's Series Result
New Zealand won 3-0 and claim Trans Tasman trophy.

Overall Series Result
New Zealand won 3-3 on a count back and claim the overall Trans Tasman trophy.

Men's Under 25 Series Result
Australia won 2-1 and retain Trans Tasman trophy.

Women's Under 25 Series Result
Australia won 1.5 -1.5 on a count back and  retain Trans Tasman trophy.

Men’s & Women’s Under 18 Series Result
Australia won 3-0 and retain Trans Tasman trophy.
5 March 2009
One of our younger bowlers,
Laura Newton, helps out on
Mates in Bowls evening.

She is keen to develop her skills
and can often be seen practising
until the sun goes down.

here to view more Mates in
Bowls action.
5 March 2009
People from the companies that are major sponsors of Burnside had an enjoyable evening of bowls.
here to view images of our club sponsors in action.
3 March 2009
World Bowls Comes to
Again in 2016
Click here to read the article with
Kerry Clark's announcement.
2 March 2009
Mens Division 1 Sevens

Isaac Denny
Ken Prebble    Luke Rhind
Mike Small       Geoff Clarke    George Nicoll    Matt Barber
v Westport RS
v United
v Havelock
v Blaketown
6 pts  +23 Diff
2 pts   -13 Diff
6 pts   +16 Diff
4 pts   0 Diff
Burnside - Canterbury
18 pts
Blaketown - West Coast
16 pts
United - Nelson
14 pts
Havelock - Marlborough
6 pts
Westport RS - Buller
4 pts
23 February 2009
Women's Junior Singles
The final was played last Thursday and the
winner was
Lyn Haworth (right) with runner
Tayla Bruce. (left)
22 February 2009
Bill Fowlie
is off to India
Bill has been appointed to oversee the bowls segment at the New
Delhi Commonwealth Games next year.

here to read the article posted on Bowls New Zealand website.
19 February 2009
Mates in Bowls
The second evening of Mates in Bowls was held on Thursday 19 February. It was a good turnout. Click
here to view the action shots.
17 February 2009
Date Changes
for Club
Mens Fours is now on Sunday  afternoon February 22nd

Mixed Pairs
is now Sunday March 22nd
12 February 2009
Executive Meeting
You are able to view the minutes from our Executive Meeting by clicking Executive Minutes link on
the left menu. You will be asked to provide a
Username and Password as these documents are private
and are to be viewed by members only. Check your club emails for the security information.
26 January 2009
Three Fours
Playoff Teams
The teams to play Redcliffs at Bowls Papanui on Saturday 31st January at 1:30 pm are:

Skip  Mike Small,  Isaac Denny, Matt Baber, Luke Rhind                             

Skip  Ken Prebble, Kevin Gore, Ross Bell, Ken Haworth                                

Skip Pat Bonham, Geoff Clarke, George Nicoll, Lyn Hanger  

We wish them well and good luck with their bowling.
21 January 2009
Handy Map Link
Click here to view a street map of the Burnside Club  plus see the amazing pictures of the street view
taken during the time when the grandstands were still up for the World Bowls 2008.
20 January 2009
Stewart Buttar
Invitation Pairs
The player list and draw is now available just click the Invitation Pairs link on the left menu. Results
will be updated as each round is completed. Final game results will be refreshed every minute so you
can see the end scores as they happen. Plus view the photos of the event.
23 December 2008
Interested in attending an evening of bowls.

here to view photos from last season.


www.matesinbowls.co.nz              flyer
15 December 2008
Teams for Inter Club
Semi Finals
Two teams for the Three Fours and one team for the Mixed Open Tens will compete for a place in the
finals. To see the teams click on the
Three Fours and Mixed Open Tens on the left menu.
5 December 2008
Hong Kong
Follow the fortunes of Jo and the other New Zealand bowlers playing in the tournament.
here to view the draw/results and other information.
3 December 2008
Southland Building
Society Sponsorship
The Southland Building Society has agreed to sponsor the SBS Stewart Buttar Pairs tournament to
be held on 23-25 January 2009. With an increased prize package of $10,000 the competition has
attracted an excellent array of bowling talent from New Zealand and Australia.

Mark these dates in your diary and be ready to witness some tough competitive games.

Once the field has been finalised you can check out the details and up to the minute results by clicking
Invitation Pairs link on the left menu.
28 November 2008
Jo Edwards
NZ Open Singles
Jo defeated Lisa Prideaux from New South Wales by 8-2 and 8-3 in the final game.

Well done Jo.
3 November 2008
Jo Edwards
Canterbury Sportsperson
of the Year
Jo was the winner of the Canterbury Sportsperson of the Year award at the Sir Richard Hadlee Awards
evening held last Friday.
Gary Lawson was the other Sportsperson of the Year and he also won the
overall Sports Personality award.
24 October 2008
Results for Inter Club
The games results for inter club have been supplied by Lyn Hanger and appear on the Three Fours,
Open Mixed Tens and Junior Fours pages. Click these on the left menu.
13 October 2008
Michael Ashton-Phillips
Follow the results for Ali Forsyth and Richard Girvan as they compete in the annual MAP
International event from 12 - 18 October. Click
here to view the website with player information and
8 October 2008
Local Weather
Want to know what the weather will be like for the next hours or days. Click on the Local Weather link
on the left menu. This link was found by
Vince Roper. If you have any links which you think would be
useful on this site then please email them to the
4 October 2008
National Under 26
The Henselite National Under 26 Tournament is taking place at Elmwood Bowling Club. Click here
to view the action from day two. Burnside is well represented by
Isaac Denny (unbeaten in section
Tim White, Robbie and Melissa Cox.

In the final, Isaac Denny was beaten by Shannon McIlroy 7-8, 7-6, 2-3  For Finals photos click
3 October 2008
Team Selection
The teams for Inter Club Sevens and Three Fours have been selected and can be accessed by
clicking the menu on the left. These will be updated each week as they come to hand. You are able to
send a "Please Tick My Name" message to confirm your availablity.
21 September 2008
Opening Day Action
Click here to view the action from the first day of
the 2008-09 season.
7 September 2008
National Bowls
Awards Finalists
Ken Prebble
Green Keeper of the year
Ken Wilson-Pyne
Administrator of the year
Dave Edwards
Coach of the year
Centre of the Year
Bowls Canterbury                    <<< Winner
Bowls Hawkes Bay
Bowls Waikato
TOWER Club of the Year
Burnside Bowling Club          <<< Winner
Kaitaia Combined Bowling Club
Mairangi Bay Bowling Club
Poverty Bay Bowling Club
Kia Kaha Player of the Year
Gary Lawson (Eastbourne & Hornby Domain)
Jo Edwards (Burnside)
Tony Grantham (Birkenhead)
Val Smith (United)                   <<< Winner
Regency Duty Free Young Player of the Year
Amy Brenton (Stoke)
Chris Le Lievre (Onehunga)
Mark Watt (North East Valley) <<< Winner
Coach of the Year    
Ann Muir (Kensington)
Dave Edwards (Burnside)      <<< Winner
Janice McKenna (Victoria)
Administrator of the Year
David Rowe (Bowls Papanui)
Ken Wilson-Pyne (Burnside)  <<< Winner
Les Russell (Mt Pleasant)
Green Keeper of the Year
Ken Murray (Palmerston North)
Ken Prebble (Burnside)         <<< Winner
Ken Thickett (Sumner)
Ron Sabin (Bowls Papanui)
National Media Award
Alistair McMurran (Otago Daily Times)
Kevin Tutty (The Press)          <<< Winner
Lindsay Knight (The New Zealand Herald)
Official of the Year   
Grahame Earl (Mangere)
Raymond Hunt (Darfield)         <<< Winner
10 August 2008
If you have missed a newsletter lately or just want to check one of the old copies then click here or the
Newsletter link on the left menu.
15 July 2008
Community Service
Eight members of the club received an award to honour
their contribution to the World Bowls Championship 2008
event. Click
here for photos.

Click the name below to view details.

29 June 2008
Mid Winter
The club is holding a mid winter dinner.
Sunday 5th July
Drinks at 6:00 pm
Meal at 6:30 pm

$25 per person

Tickets available at AGM, bar or from Philippa Johnston.
22 June 2008
Home Page
The contents of the Home page have been archived. To view last seasons Home page click the
HomeArchive 07-08 link on the left menu.
21 June 2008
Honours Boards
These have been updated. Click the Honours link above or here to view the boards.
16 June 2008
The annual general meeting will be held in the club lounge at 3:00 pm on Sunday 29 June.
23 October 2006
New Website Launched
New look website launched on 23 October 2006.
Look for the new exciting interface and flash new results screen for the World Champs.
Any feedback is most welcome. Just click the link and send me an email.