Our Club has been formally recognised for our outstanding contribution to the local community. Federal MP Michael Sukkar presented the Deakin Community Award to us for our efforts in organising and running a weekly bowls program for disabled members of the community. We have been doing this for several years and it has been a rewarding exercise for all ...
The following newspaper story says it all ......
Our Club took some of our junior tennis players to the Australian Open on Australia Day. We competed in Hotshot games winning the orange ball match play and came a close second with the green ball match play. We also got to meet Alicia Molik and Daria Gavrilova and see the major trophies up close. It was a great day with our kids staying out in the heat ...
Trevor Holland was awarded Life Membership of the Vermont South Club at the Annual General Meeting held on 30th October 2017.
Here is a brief history on a man that has been involved with us since 1978. His 40 years are broken down as follows:
1978 Trevor joined the Vermont South Tennis Club.
1980 – 1984 Secretary of the Charlesworth ...
Sunday 27 August 2017 is the opening of the season. This is not your normal bowls format – lots of fun to be had and a special afternoon tea will be provided. Play will start at 1pm. A list has been put into the Greenhouse. Please put your name down immediately or email firstname.lastname@example.org . There will be no green fees.
Practice games arrangements are as follows;
2/9 Heatherdale, venue TBA commences at 12.45,
3/9 Victorian Arm bowlers ( 17 VSC bowlers to be nominated to play.) Commences 10.00 am at Home,
9/9 Mulgrave CC, venue TBA. Commences at 12.45,
16/9 Ferntree Gully, venue TBA. Commences 12.45,
23/9 Glen Waverley and Eastwood Golf, ...
Our KCL Pro-Shot Tournament was hugely successful again this year. The event was fully booked with teams representing over 22 different clubs. It ran smoothly and was enjoyed by all attendees, particularly the roast chicken dinner for lunch and burgers after the game. The event was won by a team of Vermont South players (Peter Ballam, Michael ...
Congratulations to our 4 Saturday Pennant sides who made finals this season. The first semi-final is this Saturday. Our finals matches are:
Side 4 (Div 5) v Box Hill RSL
Side 5 (Div 6) v Caulfied Park Alma
Side 6 (Div 7) v Mooroolbark
Side 7 (Div 8) v Box Hill RSL
Our only home final is Side 5.
Congratulations to our Midweek Div 1 Open Side who won their Sectional Final on Thursday. They played a great game against a very tough opponent in MCC Kew Sports.
This is the clubs major event for the year with 32 teams from many metropolitan clubs as well as country teams. The standard of play is division 1 + 2 level and also includes premier division bowlers.
The high standard of bowls provides a challenge to all bowlers who enjoy the competition, camaraderie and appreciate the quality greens.
The day consists of ...