Get your bowling arm ready for an evening of fun
Restaurant, bar, bowls and a funky decor make Red Dog on the Green a must if you want to play some barefoot bowls in the Fig Tree area. Many people often associate lawn bowling clubs as a meeting place for older generations, but Red Dog on the Green has changed the game. With recent renovations almost complete, come in and check out the new kids room, coffee bar and cocktail selections which is drawing a much younger crowd keen to get involved in the social side of this sport. With food specials available on some weekdays, plus beer and cider on tap, bring some mates down and have a bit of banter over an affordable night of barefoot bowls. Be sure to book in for bowls in advance to confirm availability, as this is an up and coming hotspot in the area.
Where: 147 The Avenue Figtree NSW
The Towradgi Park Bowls & Recreation Club has everything you could ask for when looking for a place to host your post work catchups. Start at The Breeze restauarant, located inside the bowls club, where you will be served the best of the best in modern Mediterranean and pizza cuisine. A popular choice is the chicken parmigiana which is extremely tender and juicy, otherwise you can’t go wrong with any of the gourmet pizza selections. After you’ve satisfied your stomach, you can head down to the green, take in the tranquil surroundings and relax with an evening of barefoot bowls. Again remember to book in beforehand if you want to guarantee a game.
Where: 2A Towradgi Road Towradgi NSW
Figtree RSL Bowling Club is renowned for its fun atmosphere and friendly staff who make you feel welcome as soon as you enter. Visit them for one of their exciting promotions and you’re sure to meet some new people along the way. It doesn’t matter whether it’s bingo Mondays, trivia Wednesdays or poker Thursdays, you’re guaranteed a good time when you stop off at this venue after work. Have we forgot to mention the barefoot bowling? Book in early and have a few laughs on the green over a social game; group bookings are also available if you want to hire out the green for a special event. Whether it’s a restaurant quality feed, a few cold tap beers or strictly barefoot bowls the Figtree RSL Bowling Club will make sure you’re 100 per cent satisfied with your night.
Where: 120 The Avenue Figtree NSW
Situated between Lake Illawarra and the Pacific Ocean, you’ll be able feel the coastal breeze flowing through your hair as you give your best Crackerjack impersonation at the Windang Bowls Club. Bring the kids down to this family friendly venue for a good wholesome feed, along with some barefoot bowling fun and watch the smile on their face as they learn to master the curving bowl. Perhaps you want to treat your partner to nice night out? Order an affordable bistro meal and dine alfresco style with lakeside views that’ll have you relaxed in no time; wash it down with some wine or your choice of cocktail to end the perfect night. If you’re going to be using the greens be sure to call up before coming in to avoid disappointment.
Where: 2-6 Judbooley Parade Windang NSW
Have we missed your favourite Wollongong social club to play some barefoot bowls?