NOTICE TO ALL CLUBS.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
GEELONG BOWLS REGION

26/4/2021

10th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, Will be held on Monday 24th MAY, 2021 commencing at 7.30 pm sharp at the GEELONG BOWLS CLUB.
Club Secretary’s – Good Evening.
Further to our AGM planned as per above, Notice of Motions have been received for changes to Pennant and other Motions for adoption.
1. 2021-2022 season for Midweek Pennant competition contain conditions of play as follows: Pennant matches of 21 ends played continuously i.e., without a designated lunch break. There would still be allowance for a 10-minute toilet/refresh break for each rink if needed.
2. 2021-2022 season for Saturday Pennant competition contain conditions of play as follows: Pennant matches of 21 ends played continuously i.e., without a designated afternoon tea break. There would still be allowance for a 10-minute toilet/refresh break for each rink if needed.
3. 2021-22 season for Midweek Pennant Competition period be as follows: Competition Length be 14 weeks with 3 weeks for finals, total of 17 weeks of play. Recognising that this will probably mean a reduction in size of Divisions from 10 to 8 sides.
4. 2021-22 season for Saturday Pennant Competition period be as follows: Competition Length be 14 weeks with 3 weeks for finals, total of 17 weeks of play. Recognising that this will probably mean a reduction in size of Divisions from 10 to 8 sides.
5. Midweek Pennant Competition allows teams to have a minimum of two women and that men can skip.
6. The Draft version of the proposed GBR Constitution V2 July, as circulated and now approved by Bowls Victoria be adopted.


It is necessary you discuss these items with your members and have your Delegates attend the GBR AGM to present your Clubs vote.
Thankyou Regards
Jim Millar GBR SECRETARY sec@geelongbowlsregion.com.au