Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club

Est. 1951

Home of the 'Sporties'

Situated within the vibrant, inner-city suburbs of Inglewood & Mount Lawley, discover one of Perth’s iconic lawn bowling & sports clubs.  

Established in 1951, Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club is a local institution which boasts a rich sporting history.

The friendly, welcoming atmosphere of Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club is the ideal place for your next lawn bowls experience.  Our club committee and loyal members are always working hard to keep Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club a place where everyone can be part of.

With two superb, natural turf bowling greens equipped with LED lighting, enjoy a game of barefoot bowls as part of your next social/corporate function or get together.  Along with lawn bowls, groups can also play pool and darts within our clubhouse.

Enjoy a great selection of wines & cold beers from our main bar, which includes our own locally brewed, signature craft beer on tap - 'Inglewood Ale'. Our very own wine label range (EST 1951) contains a superb selection of local and interstate wine to satisfy all tastes.

Our clubhouse has undergone numerous improvements to it's infrastructure to bring it back to life with the assistance of the WA State Government and our generous club sponsors.

Be sure to keep an eye out for our many social events held during the year - there is something for everyone to enjoy!

See you down at the 'Sporties'!

A timeline of our journey...

 

The Beginnings...

Inglewood Bowling Club is established in 1951

01/12/1951
 

Sportsmens Association of Australia (S.A.A)

The Sports Association of Australia (formerly known as the Sportsmens Association of Australia) is founded by professional billiards champion, the late Walter Lindrum OBE MBE with the purpose of fund raising for sports and charities. A yearly award is also presented to a sportsperson who had excelled in their chosen sport, known as the Walter Lindrum Award, or 'The Lindy Award'.

19/09/1958
 

S.A.A (WA Division) introduced

The S.A.A establishes divisions in each Australian state and the Western Australian division was launched.

10/02/1963
 

Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club is created

With the help of raised funds and donations, the Association purchases the Inglewood Bowling Club for their Western Australian headquarters in 1971. The following years see the club continue to develop and expand whilst also gaining a solid membership base.

14/03/1971
 

Hosts of the 'Lindy Award'

Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club hosts their first Lindy Award Dinner. These awards continue to gain exposure and would eventually become the most prestigious award in Western Australia recognised by sporting persons. The Lindy Award would later be incorporated into the current WA Sportstar of The Year Awards.

19/09/1974
 

The 'Wall of Honour'

Many notable West Australian sportspersons have been awarded the Lindy Award since it's inception and these names are etched into the history of the club. The Lindy Award 'Wall of Honour' which is displayed at the club, is opened by winner and Australian cricketer Graham McKenzie.

19/09/1992
 

2024 and beyond...

From our humble beginnings, our club has grown immensely and has enjoyed the prestigious events from the past. Famous WA sportspersons have walked on our floors...our aim is to keep the flame of our club alive well into the future...we hope to see you, your family and friends down at the 'Sporties'!

06/02/2024

Ron Geary

President

Catherine Jones

Vice President

Peter Jones

Secretary

Robert Barry

Finance Director

Donna Reid

Minutes Secretary

Glenys Geary

Accounts

Pam Miller

Board Member

Audrey Rayner

Board Member

Joe Ferrante

Board Member

IBASC Constitution

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FRIDAYS AT THE 'SPORTIES'

BAR OPEN FROM 3:30PM MEMBERS SPECIALS FROM 5PM Have a game of barefoot bowls also!

Check out the great events coming up at Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club!

Murder at the Manor - Murder Mystery Night

Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club (aka 'The Manor') invite you to assist in solving a callous crime, together with the very talented team at Cluedunnit on Saturday 20th April from 6pm.


  • Date: 20/04/2024 06:00 PM
  • Location: 1 Stancliffe Street, Mount Lawley WA, Australia (Map)

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Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club granted a 5 year lease extension

Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club granted a 5 year lease extension

21/10/2022

The Inglewood 'Sporties' in the news! Read the Perth Now article regarding the fantastic news about our 5 year lease extension.

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Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club mentioned as one of the best in Perth!

Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club mentioned as one of the best in Perth!

16/01/2024

BOWLS, TUNES & GOOD TIMES!

Get your group together and have a roll!

Get your group together today and have a roll!

There's no better place than the Inglewood Bowling and Sports Club to enjoy some barefoot bowls for your next social event.

Challenging, thoroughly enjoyable and a perfect option for corporate events, birthday & Christmas parties, bucks & hens days/nights, our greens can accommodate groups of 1 to 100 - day or night.

BBQ facilities and catering options are available, or groups can self cater and utilise the club kitchen - you can even order in takeaway from the fantastic, local eateries if you wish.

Our friendly, experienced players can also provide instruction for your group if you require, to help you get the best out of your lawn bowls experience.

For more information, please contact the club or simply complete the on-line booking form.

We look forward to seeing you down at the 'Sporties'!
If you would like to book in some barefoot bowls for your next event, please complete the on-line booking form below.

$10 per person to bowl and spectators are free.

Once your booking is received, one of our friendly staff will contact you to confirm all details.

We hope you enjoy your time down at the 'Sporties'!

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If you're looking to participate in Pennants or Club Competition bowls, then the Inglewood 'Sporties' is the place where you can get a game.

Our club is always looking for new and experienced players and age is no barrier.

Teams are available in Open Gender Pennants competitions which are played on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturday afternoons during the regular bowls season.

Coaching is available to newcomers and bowls are available to use if required. Practice for upcoming seasons commence in October.

For more information, please contact Inglewood Bowling Club president - Ray Weatherill on 0439 404 975 or send an email enquiry to inglewoodsporties@gmail.com





Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club is home to the Sports Association of Australia (S.A.A) Darts Club.

If you're interested in playing competition darts then the S.A.A Darts Club welcomes both new & experienced players to join their teams.

Click here to find out more or to register your interest!

S.A.A Darts Review - 2023

A summary of the 2023 season by Rod Moyle - S.A.A Darts Co-ordinator

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Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club is proud to support these local sports, arts & community groups

Mount Lawley Futsal Club (Futsal WA)

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Inglewood Mt. Lawley Community Garden (Inc)

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The Four Wheel Drive Club of WA (Inc)

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Perth Folk & Roots Club

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ECU Chequers Volleyball Club

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Bibbulmun Track Foundation

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COMPETITION DARTS & POOL

THE 'SPORTIES' WELCOMES NEW PLAYERS TO JOIN OUR TEAMS!

Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club is a great place for corporate events, birthdays, engagements, Christmas parties...in fact all types of social gatherings...and you can also enjoy playing lawn bowls as part of any function booking.

Our function room can be used for social and corporate events and has a capacity for 160 people, complete with projector and screen, excellent sound system and disco effects lighting.

The club also is also equipped with kitchen facilities which can be utilised for your events catering requirements.

Bar facilities include a great selection of wines, beer and spirits with attentive bar staff to assist you in helping your event to run smoothly.

Our friendly team will help you organise your next event, whether it be a corporate event or casual catch-up.

For more information please contact our functions team on 0477 094 074.
If you would like to book in your next function or event, please complete the on-line booking form.
One of our staff will be in contact to confirm your event details with you.


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On completion of the booking form, one of our team will provide a email quotation for your event and banking details for payment.

We have memberships to suit everyone!

Become part of the Inglewood 'Sporties' today!

If you're interested in becoming a member of the Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club, please complete the below application form.  

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*All applications are reviewed & only accepted when endorsed by the Board of Management.  Membership invoice will be sent on acceptance of application.

  • 1 Stancliffe Street, Mount Lawley WA, Australia