Congratulations from Harry Wheeler to Richard, Trevor, Barry and Max for 20 years of Probus Bowls
Congratulations from Harry Wheeler to Alan Grant for 20 years of Probus Bowls
ARARAT PROBUS BOWLS TOURNAMENT 2021
Winners for 2021 were Ballarat South skippered by Ray Rhodes
Runners up 2021 Hopetoun team skippered by Max Gibson
Third place were Ararat team of Laurie Tonkin, Jim VanRaaphorst, Peter Kaczynski & Trevor Klauss
Fourth place Ararat team Rex Start, Alan Grant, Barry Joyce and John McRae
Jim VanRaaphorst from Ararat winner of "shot of the day"
Team with the highest winning margin in the last game were Hamilton
Smoko time for Max- one of the many helpers
John McRae ponders his shot
Ambrose records another shot on the card
Ambrose and Laurie with the main raffle prize
Catering supervisor Helen Molloy with Pam Kaczynski
Organiser of the day Harry, nothing was left to chance
Bob Howland and Max Cronin - the money men
Afternoon shift helpers Maureen, Anne and Glenys.
President Joy - "if I see one more boiled egg, I think I will get clucky"
Some of the catering team - they did a great job
Raffle ticket seller John Kilpatrick
Winners of biggest winning margin in 2nd game at Hopetoun Harry, Rod, Laurie and Neil
Granty waits for his skippers bowl at Hopetoun
Pauline works on the egg sangas in time for afternoon tea
Terry, the man with the knife. He hasn't lost those butchering skills
Bob Howland gets one away at Hopetoun
Harry is handling that bowling arm well
We would like to thanks our sponsors for their generous support.
Major sponsors are - Brendans Australian Tours
Telstra Shop Ararat
Sally Hinchliffe & Assoc- Chartered Accountants
G.J. Gardiner Homes
Other sponsors - Bendigo Bank, Montara Winery, Lyal Eales Stores, Kimbarra Wines, Verna and Ambrose Joyce, Alan Grant, Fratin Bros Winery, Mt Langi Ghiran Winery, Bruce, Heather and Danial Ahchow Seppelt's Great Western, Grampian Ford, Foster's Mensland Ararat and Stawell, Christian's Buses, Best's Winery, Bulte's Timber and Hardware.