23 May 2020
Broadbeach Bowls Club , Gold Coast
Coming up in 2020, Gold Coast locks in major lawn bowls event!
The games will centre around Broadbeach Bowls Club – one of many venues was upgraded ahead of the Games. A record number of competitors will be on the Gold Coast for the 2020 instalment with more than 2600 entrants from across the world competing – more than 300 from overseas. The competition will take place across the city, at a total of 13 venues, once again shining the spotlight on the Gold Coast for two weeks of competition and spectacular winter weather.
Over 2,000 bowlers from across Australia, and indeed the world are expected to attend again, with entry being completely open to any registered bowler!
Not only is the Australian Open the World’s Biggest Bowls Festival, it is also the richest bowls event in the world with a staggering total of over AUD250,000 prize money across more than 780 prize money placings in the 13 disciplines.