Australian Open


  • Open disciplines in Singles, Pairs & Fours as well as an Over-60s Pairs discipline as an alternative to Open Pairs;
  • Up to 15 host venues with some of the best greens in the world, including the host clubs for the 2018 Commonwealth Games and 2020 World Championships;
  • $250,000 in total prize money, now paid to just under 800 prize money places (!!!);
  • A guarantee of at least 8 matches sectional if entered in three open disciplines;
  • A “Player of the Tournament” crown to reward the best and most consistent individual player across all open disciplines;
  • Opportunity to catch up with old friends and meet new ones;
  • The introduction of Official Australian Open Support Events;
  • Take part in the festival atmosphere that is the World’s Biggest Bowls Festival, with live panel shows and the famous Mega Bowl competitions!