Bow­los with a twist

Australian Traveller - - Contents -

HIS­TO­RI­ANS BE­LIEVE that the game of lawn bowls orig­i­nates from an­cient Egypt. Some­what more re­cently, the first bowl­ing club in Aus­tralia was founded in 1846, and the rest was his­tory. That is un­til tra­di­tional mem­ber­ship be­gan to dwin­dle, and com­mu­ni­ties across the coun­try took ac­tion to at­tract a new, younger crowd: en­ter barefoot bowls and a host of ac­com­pa­ny­ing fun times.

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