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Title Guidance for New Bowlers and the Etiquette of Bowls
Compiling body Royal Victorian Bowls Association
Publisher Royal Victorian Bowls Association, Hawthorn, Australia
First published Not stated
Edition reviewed 12th (year of publication not stated)
Hardback/softback Softback
List price $A1.25
Cover size (cm)
(height x width)
15.0 x 10.0
Number of pages 22
Number of pages with Coloured photos Black & white photos Line drawings
  None 1 None
Synopsis The opening text inside this booklet indicates that it is given to new bowlers on joining a bowls club in Victoria when they automatically become registered members of the Royal Victorian Bowls Association.

Clear, concise guidance is then set out under the following headings:

  • Tradition
  • Your Club
  • The Green
  • Etiquette
  • Spectators
  • The Game: Singles; Marker; Pairs; Triples; Fours
  • Mixed Games
  • Umpire
  • The Head
  • Players' Duties: Lead; Second; Third; Skip
  • Points to Remember
  • The Club Coach
  • Your Ambitions
  • Competitive Bowls

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