THE first bowls of the Gosnells Bowling Club were played on September 5.
The day commenced with a speech by president Peter Charkiewicz.
Patron and City of Gosnells Mayor Dave Griffiths officially opened new shades and unveiled new sponsor signs.
The bowls were delivered by Charkiewicz, Griffiths, men’s captain Albert Pedrotti, and ladies captain Maureen Dalton.
More than 80 players attended the event.
Two games of bowls (10 ends each) followed the first bowls.
The winning team comprised Iris Sharkey (skip), Graham Sims, Jeff Munn and Jenny Hodges.
At the end of the games, a two-minute silence was observed for Vern McIntyre, Richard Golding and Peter Ibbetson.