Barefoot Bowls & Venue Hire

Barefoot Bowls is back and bookings are open! It's only $15 per person for 2 hours and is a great way to get together with your friends or colleagues for a social game or end of year celebration. Head over to the Barefoot Bowls page for information and bookings or contact us if you have any questions.

Our recently renovated clubhouse can also be hired for a range of functions and parties all year round. Further information, including pricing, availability, and facilities can be found on the Venue Hire page. A range of catering options are available and we will work with you to make sure that your event is a success.


Club Bar

Our fully stocked bar has a wide range of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic options. Please let us know if you would like a particular drink added for your function.


There are a number of catering options available for your function from finger food to a buffet and even food trucks. You can also hire a BBQ and cook your own meal.

Christmas Parties

Are you looking for a fun way to celebrate the end of the year? Challenge your workmates to a game of barefoot bowls! We can even provide a trophy for the winner.


Welcome to Bentleigh Bowling Club

About Us

For over 75 years we've been part of the Bentleigh community and are keen to welcome new members and visitors. Pennant competitions occur from November to March on Saturdays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, with various divisions, formats, and abilities.


The club has 3 greens, 2 grass and 1 synthetic, which are available for both day and night use. The clubhouse can also be hired for functions and parties, and includes a kitchen and fully stocked bar. Find out more about the club via the link below.

Find Us

The club is located at 1 Higgins Road, part of the Bentleigh Recreation Reserve and Hodgson Reserve complex. Surrounded by parkland it's the perfect spot for barefoot bowls and drinks.

We're easy to get to, just off Jasper Road, and near the busy Centre Road shopping strip. If you're travelling by train, Bentleigh and Patterson railway stations are both approximately 10 minutes by foot.


Our neighbours include Bayside Companion Dog Training School, Bentleigh Cricket Club, Bentleigh Football Netball Club, Bentleigh Junior Football Club, and Wattle Tennis Club. We encourage you to check them out as well.

Contact Us

We have provided as much information as possible on the website but if you have any questions or requests about barefoot bowls or functions you can contact us at any time via the following methods and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Phone: 9557 4418 (leave a voicemail if no answer)

Text: 0415 865 927


Live Chat: message us on the bottom right of this page

Join Us

New members are very welcome, whether you're an experienced bowler, new bowler, or don't want to bowl at all! Contact us if you're interested in joining or want to check the club out.

There are a range of benefits, including a free playing shirt for full members, discounted barefoot bowls fees for non-bowling members, and drinks at members prices for all categories.

Full Bowling Membership - $200

Social Bowling Membership - $100

Junior Bowling Membership - $50

Social Non-Bowling Membership $20

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Barefoot Bowls

Get your family, friends, or workmates together for Barefoot Bowls. Whether it's a birthday, Christmas party, or just a social gathering we're the ideal place for bowls and drinks.


Venue Hire

Our clubhouse is available for various functions, including birthdays, engagements & more! Catering can be included and we stock a wide range of drinks.


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