Australian Open 2024 Begins

Australian Open 2024 Begins

The Australian Open 2024 begins this Saturday the 8th of June! The most exclusive and memorable event that brings players from around the entire world to play around the Gold Coast, flocking to the event each year to try and reach the finals in the most skilled array of talent one could possibly ask for.

Not only is the biggest event on our annual calendar about to bring the best players from around the world, but it offers even more than just a spectacle for those of us who want some good viewing. A couple of host clubs have shops with some unbelievable deals on apparel and lawn bowls equipment, it really is the best time to buy whatever you need. The better deals come in the second half of competition!


This year we have a number of players representing McKenzie Park in various disciplines with games starting at 9:00AM.

SectionNameEventBowlslinkPlaying AtBowlslink
157Kyle AsquithMen’s Singles9th JuneRobinaLINK
24Kyle AsquithMen’s Pairs11th JuneRobinaLINK
14Lorraine FranklandWomen’s Singles12th JuneBroadbeachLINK
84Lyn VicaryWomen’s Singles12th JuneBurleighLINK
22Kyle AsquithMen’s Fours13th JuneRobinaLINK
15Glen HolmesMulti-Disability Men’s Singles16th JuneSouthportLINK
8Glen HolmesMulti-Disability Open Pairs17th JuneMermaidLINK
6Margaret Bowdler & Lorraine FranklandO60’s Women’s Pairs18th JuneSouthportLINK

For all the results from our representatives (updated at the end of each day);

Women’s Results:

Men’s Results:

We will also keep you up to date with any of our players to make it past the sectional rounds through Facebook and on the website.


This year, the Nerang Community Bowls Club & McKenzie Park play host for 11 days of action. Opening from 8:00AM each morning of competition, if you are looking to see some world class lawn bowls action in the comfort of our very own bowls club, get down and take a look!

On top of the wide arrange of players we have at home, the Club will also be putting on available live streams on the 3 gargantuan TV’s inside, nice and close to the bistro and beverage services.

Men’s Singles
8th, 9th, 10th & 15th June

Women’s Pairs
10th June

Men’s Pairs
11th & 12th June

Women’s Singles
12th June

Men’s Fours
13th & 14th June

060’s Men’s Pairs
17th, 18th & 19th June

060’s Women’s Pairs
18th June

Good luck to everyone participating in this years Australian Open – players & volunteers. Enjoy the momentous event!