Barefoot

Barefoot Bowls Information

The green is now available for hire, with numbers allowed to bowl dependent on Government COVID 19 restrictions in place at that time.  As this changes by the day, this will be discussed at time of  booking and on the day when people arrive at the Club.

 

Barefoot bowls, particularly Corporate functions, is very popular in the later parts of the year (especially December) so it is recommended people book early to secure a time.  To guarantee use of the green at the requested time; it is expected all bookings will be prepaid when booking is made.  For more information see tabs below.

For all barefoot bowls enquiries please contact our bowls co-ordinator – Louise – by emailing [email protected]

 

  • Cost of Barefoot Bowls is $20 per person
  • Duration of bowls booking is 2 hours, but guests are very welcome to stay on at the bar
  • Bowls supervision is provided for groups over 10
  • Club bar prices apply. Please be aware that as a licensed venue, no alcohol can be brought on the premises
  • We don’t offer in-house catering, but you are very welcome to order from outside food delivery services
  • BBQ facilities are available to hire for $50 which covers cost of cleaning and gas. BBQ utensils will be provided but no crockery, cutlery, sauce, oil, etc will be provided
  • To confirm your booking, full payment is required prior to the event. A tax invoice can be provided upon request.

 

Cancellation policy for change of mind

  • within 48 hours of booking: – 50% cancellation cost.
  • 48 hours-2 weeks: – 25% cancellation cost.
  • Over 2 weeks: – 15% cancellation cost.
  • All other months if cancelled at any time will incur a 10% cancellation fee.

 

Cancellation policy for inclement weather:

  • Bookings cannot be cancelled prior to the day of booking, if they are it will incur a 10% administration fee, but we can offer a change of date at no fee.
  • Inclement weather is defined as the green being closed by the Greenkeeper. If green is closed (this will be decided on the day); a full refund will be given (via EFT) following business day, or if agreed by hirer, a change of date at no fee.
  • If rain occurs within 1st hour of play, then $10 per person will be refunded (via EFT following business day) or the equivalent will be offered via vouchers at the bar to be used on the day.
  • If rain occurs within the 2nd hour of play, then no refund or vouchers will be given.

Due to COVID restrictions the Club is currently NOT offering food packages, however visitors are welcome to discuss the option of self catering, or the utilisation any of the delivery services (eg Uber etc).  A charge will be applied to cover any costs incurred by the Club.

  • Please respect the surface of the green.  Throwing or dropping bowls is prohibited, as is running or jumping on the green.  Foot-wear must be flat-soled, thongs or barefoot.  Heels of any sort are not allowed as they can damage the green.
  • Sunscreen is available and guests are encouraged to wear hats and cover up when it’s hot.
  • We operate under the Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) regulations and all staff are RSA trained.  Please don’t be offended if service is refused (which can happen if staff judge that we will be in breach of the regulations if we continue to serve alcohol to an individual).
  • Offensive or abusive behaviour will not be tolerated, nor will aggressive or destructive behaviour.  Any person exhibiting these sorts of behaviours will be asked to leave the premises.
  • We are a family-friendly Club, however parents are advised that they are responsible for their children at all times.
  • Smoking is not allowed on the green or surrounds, however two smoking areas are set aside  (staff on day will advise of the location).