Partners

Sport Australia

Sport Australia is the operating brand name of the Australian Sports Commission (ASC), a Commonwealth entity within the Australian Government’s Department of Health Portfolio.

Sport Australia is Australia’s primary national sports administration and advisory agency, and the cornerstone of a wide-ranging sports system. On behalf of the Australian Government, Sport Australia plays a central leadership role in the development and operation of the Australian sports system, administering and funding innovative sport programs and providing leadership, coordination and support for the sport sector.

Sport Australia is recognised as a world leader in the development of high performance sport and sports participation.

Australian Institute of Sport

The AIS is the principal sponsor and partner of Bowls Australia.The AIS provides Bowls Australia with funding to ensure they have the capacity to create a sustainable sport through best practice governance and administration, intellectual property ownership, athlete management and support structures and general accountabilities.

Importantly, the winning partnership highlights the commitment to ensuring Australian athletes excel in the international sporting arena, and increasing Australians’ participation in lawn bowls.

Tourism and Events Queensland

Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) is a statutory body of the Queensland Government and its lead marketing, destination and experience development and major events agency.

Queensland’s destinations are at the heart of all our activity, which provides the support, resources, and leadership needed to build a sustainable tourism framework for Queensland.

In partnership with government, regional tourism organisations, industry and commercial stakeholders, we aim to build Queensland’s tourism and events industry to foster innovation, drive industry growth and boost visitor expenditure.

City of Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is located in the booming South East Queensland region, on the east coast of Australia.

Inspired by lifestyle, we drive unique opportunities to live, work, study, visit and invest here.

Our enviable natural environment – beaches, waterways and hinterland – allows us to enjoy a work-life balance in a different way to almost every other city in the world.

Home to 530,000 people, 28 per cent of whom were born overseas, we are one of the most multicultural cities in Australia, and as a tourist city, our welcome is always warm.

Commonwealth Games Australia

Commonwealth Games Australia (CGA) is keen for Australia to be represented by the best-prepared players at the 2022 Commonwealth Games and has, therefore, provided Bowls Australia with funding to help prepare our teams. CGA is also providing funding under the Australian Junior Commonwealth Games Squad (AJCGS) Program to help develop young players who have been identified as having the potential to represent Australia in the future.

FOX SPORTS

FOX SPORTS Channel offer the most relevant, comprehensive, live and exclusive coverage of sport on Australian television.

Programming is shown on three live FOX SPORTS channels and features unprecedented coverage of sport 24 hours a day.

In addition FOX SPORTS NEWS is Australia’s first dedicated sports news TV channel, with coverage of all major national and international sports news..

FOX SPORTS brings Australia more of its favourite sport.

To watch FOX SPORTS, subscribe to FOXTEL, Austar, or Optus or to get a sample head to your local licensed venue.

Seven Network

The Seven Network is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network. It is owned by Seven West Media Limited, and is one of five main free-to-air television networks in Australia.

Seven is the sport’s free-to-air partner from 2020, showcasing The Bowls Show and annual Australian Open.

Catch up on The Bowls Show on 7Plus.

BCiB

BCiB (Bowling Club Insurance Brokers) is a division of Domina General Insurance Brokers and a leading insurance broker to the licensed bowling club industry throughout Australia.

BCiB employ some Australia’s best lawn bowlers namely Kelvin Kerkow, Karen Murphy, Kay Moran and Steve Glasson.

We are proud of the fact that BCiB is the major sponsor of lawn bowls throughout Australia which has only been possible due to the loyalty of our bowling club clients.

Domina General Insurance Brokers Pty Ltd is a family business operating since 1987 and today employs a dedicated team of 16.

Domina has been successful because our philosophy is to build long term relationships with our clients by providing great service and great products.

Our client base is a mixture of small, medium and large commercial operations, all receiving our high standard of professional service.

Aero Bowls

Aero Bowls are the world’s most accurately manufactured bowls, designed with assistance from the world’s best bowlers. As a bowler you’ll see the difference for yourself when delivering your Aero.

No other bowls can match Aero Bowls for precision or accuracy. No other brand has invested in the input from so many world class players as we have. In fact we are the only manufacturers in the world where the partners are both high profile bowlers, with one having an Australian title.

For your next set of bowls do your game a favour and choose the only bowl with True Trajectory – the same line every time.

Stockland

When it comes to retirement, there’s no one size that fits all.

Whether you’re looking for a community that offered simplicity and safety so you can spend more time with the grandkids, or a home base for your retirement adventures – we’ve got you covered.

Every Stockland retirement village is filled with activities and great amenities to help you live the life you want.

It’s your place to participate as much or a little as you’d like. From Independent Living to Services Apartments there are options to suit all lifestyles.

To find a retirement village near you, speak to one of Stockland’s friendly sales professionals on 1800 72 71 70 or visit www.stockland.com.au/retirement

APIA

For over 30 years, Apia has been providing a range of great value products and services to Aussies over 50. Apia believe experience should be rewarded and that’s why they’re always looking for ways to offer more choice, affordability and benefits important to you.

Apia realise that the more you live life, the better you get at it. So it’s only fair that the experience you’ve gained should count for something. That’s why Apia reward people over 50 for their experience, with better insurance products and the service you deserve.

Blooms The Chemist

Blooms The Chemist is your First Call Pharmacy Professionals, delivering friendly expert advice and exceptional professional service to our customers for over 20 years.

Their network of experienced Pharmacists and team members are committed to providing you with the highest level of customer care and quality products at the best possible price. They offer a wide range of health services to support you throughout all stages of life; Medication Packing & Local Delivery, Health Checks to help you manage your health and wellbeing, and a Price Match Guarantee on prescriptions.*

BLK Sport

BLK continue to work closely with Bowls Australia to ensure the design and development of the BA range of garments fulfil the requirements and exceed expectations of Australian Bowls players from the local pennant competitions through to the Jackaroos competing on the world stage.

Their experienced production teams continue have engaged key stakeholders from within the Bowls community to gain a complete understanding of their needs as we look to develop a range of technologically advanced garments designed to allow for elite performance in maximum comfort whilst on the green.

From chamois panels positioned within shorts and pants to keep hands clean and dry, through to the combination of hydrophilic and moisture wicking fabrics to ensure all garments fit and feel great, even in harshest climates.

We have drawn on our decades of experience and learnings across multiple elite sports to ensure Bowls Australia is supplied with a superior product and the opportunity to go #beyondlimitsknown.

MakMax

Bowls Australia’s preferred provider for bowling green covers, MakMax, continues to enhance its growing reputation in the sport.

MakMax Australia is a world leading tensile membrane specialist in the design, fabrication and installation of fabric architecture.

With sun safety a real concern for all of us the importance of shade is more significant that ever, as is the need for a weatherproof, cyclone-rated structure with so many clubs suffering due to poor weather.

Specialising in sporting venues, MakMax strives to create quality playing and environments of all sizes and to suite any need.

MakMax understands that each club has its own goals and needs and prides itself on being able to offer something new and different to suite each individual club.

Check out MakMax’s Bowling Green Shade Solutions e-brochure here.’

Legacy Lighting

An Australian-based LED floodlighting company specialising in sports facility lighting, Legacy Lighting is the Official Lighting Partner of BA.

NatureBee

Around the world, Power Pollen, a 100% natural bee pollen capsule produced by NatureBee, is riding an increasing wave of popularity, reflecting the renewed interest of consumers looking for natural health products that supports energy and bring ‘whole body’ wellness.

Veteran Sport Australia

Sport has an incredibly positive impact on our physical and mental health. Whether it’s playing, coaching, officiating or socialising as part of an active community, getting involved in sport is a game-changer.

Veteran Sport Australia (VSA) connects veterans and their families from around the country with sporting opportunities and supports ongoing involvement.

VSA work with sports, ex-service organisations and veteran and community groups to break down barriers to participation and open up new opportunities. Locally, VSA empower veterans and their families to get active by developing stronger connections in their communities.

Duke 4 Sport

We recognise that some of our players may be completing The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award and may be using this sport and club membership to complete one or more sections of their Award.

Sponsorship enquiries:

Please direct all sponsorship and partnerships enquiries to:

Andrew Gommers
Business Development Manager
agommers@bowls.com.au