COVID-19 FAQs

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This page have been created to give everyone clarity on some of the most common questions surrounding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). If you have any questions that aren’t referred to here please email office@womensbowlsnsw.org.

For COVID-19 updates please go to our updates page.

Is the Women’s Bowls NSW office open?

As of 4pm, March 25, 2020 the Women’s Bowls NSW head office in Mascot, NSW, will be closed until further notice. Staff will continue working remotely – therefore, at this stage it is preferred if all inquiries are sent through via email. Our phone will be working; however, it will be diverted offsite to a mobile and you may incur mobile call costs. Please note we will still be communicating with clubs throughout this temporary closure via our usual methods. In terms of the latest updates, media or news, please refer to our The Roll Up newsletter (you can subscribe to this on our website homepage), our Facebook page, and our website.

Please see below for relevant contact details, should you require them:

General enquiries: office@womensbowlsnsw.org
Phone: (02) 9267 7155
Website: www.womensbowlsnsw.org
Social media: Facebook

Can we still hold our AGM

Please read HERE for more information on the AGM.

Can I roll up at my local club?

That depends on your club. Please read our WBNSW and Bowls NSW joint statement HERE.

Will Women’s Bowls NSW be looking into their affiliation fees?

Rest assured that Women’s Bowls NSW will be considering every possibility and will be working on this over the next few weeks, understanding of course that these decisions may change because of the nature of this crisis.

Can I play social bowls at the my local club?

No. As stated above, all social-based sporting activities have been suspended since Thursday March 26. For community and recreation centres, they may remain open only for the purpose of hosting essential voluntary or public services, such as food banks or homeless services.

What Women’s Bowls NSW events are cancelled

The following events are CANCELLED for 2020 season:

NSW Indoor Singles Qualifying
State Carnival
City vs Country
State Trials

What Women’s Bowls NSW events are suspended

The following events are UNDER REVIEW FOR NOW until further notice:

Champion Of Club Champion Pairs
Weekend Pennants
Summer League

What events have new dates

Women’s Bowls NSW State Championships (Tuesday 6th October – Wednesday 14th October 2020)

Champion Of Club Champions Singles (TBC (October 2020))

State Pennants (TBC (December 2020))

Click HERE for more information on 2020 State Events.