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 bowling & sports clubs.  

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 local institution which 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, including 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 bring it back to life, including the installation of an energy efficient solar panel system, new audio visual equipment complete with party lighting and refurbishment of the club kitchen - all 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 at the 'Sporties'!

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

In 1958, the Sports Association of Australia (formerly known as the Sportsmens Association of Australia) was founded by professional billiards champion, the late Walter Lindrum OBE MBE for the purpose of fund raising for sports and charities.

A yearly award was also presented to a sportsperson who had excelled in their chosen sport, known as the Walter Lindrum Award, or 'The Lindy Award'.

As part of their aims, the Association established divisions in each state and the Western Australian division was introduced in 1963.  With the help of raised funds and donations, the Association purchased the Inglewood Bowling Club for their Western Australian headquarters in 1971.

The following years saw the club continue to develop and expand whilst also gaining a solid membership base.

In 1974, Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club hosted their first Lindy Award Dinner. These awards continued to gain exposure and would eventually be considered 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.

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' is currently displayed at the club and was opened by past winner and Australian cricketer Graham McKenzie in 1992.

We would love to see you down at our club to have a chance to view our incredible sporting history.

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Ron Geary


Catherine Jones

Vice President

Peter Jones


Robert Barry

Finance Director

Donna Reid

Minutes Secretary

Glenys Geary


Darryl Moren

Board Member

Audrey Rayner

Board Member

Joe Ferrante

Board Member

Suzanne Migdale

Board Member

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

  •  21/10/2023 05:30 PM
  •   1 Stancliffe Street, Mount Lawley WA, Australia

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Due to the overwhelming success of our last show, Michael Barbaro is returning to the club on Saturday 21st October to perform all of your favourite hits from the 50's, 60's & 70's! Dinner & show $35 pp + booking fee.

  •  24/09/2023 05:00 PM - 24/09/2023 08:00 PM
  •   1 Stancliffe Street, Mount Lawley WA, Australia

Free, live music brought to you by Perth Folk and Roots Club is back at the Inglewood Bowling and Sports Club on Sunday 24th September 2023 from 5pm - 8pm. This month's performances will be Kerry B Ryan and Souled Assets.

Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club granted a 5 year lease extension

Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club granted a 5 year lease extension


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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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 Ladies,Mens and 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 the upcoming season will commence late September onwards.

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

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 contact our Darts Club Co-ordinator Rod Moyle on 0413 150 947.

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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Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club is a great place for corporate events, birthdays, engagements, Christmas 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 superb 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 function or event, please complete the on-line booking form.

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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.


Become part of the Inglewood 'Sporties' today!

If you're interested in becoming a member of the Inglewood Bowling & Sports Club, please fill out 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