State Open Men’s and Women’s Teams

Open Men & Women

The State Open Men and Women Tigers compete in an annual test series against Victoria each July known as the French Holbrook Series and against Queensland in the leadup to The Nationals on a biannual basis in October   The major event for our Open Teams each year is the Australia Sides Championships in October each year.  This event is held as part of the Bowls Australia’s The  Nationals fortnight.  The Nationals will be played at the Sorrento Bowling Club in Perth, WA from 13 – 16 October 2023.  The men compete for the Alley Shield and the women compete for the Marj Morris Trophy.

2023 Squads

Bowls Tasmania would like to announce the State Open Squads for 2023:


Josh Appleyard, Mitch Banks, Bailey Bellchambers, Will Coad, Nick Courto, Jack Ellis, David Gamble, Ryan Guy, Aaron Jago, Anthony Johns, Josh Lording, Taelyn Male, Cody Marshall, Rob McMullen, Mark Nitz, Michael Sims, Mark Strochnetter, Scott Summers, Grant Wakefield and Kane Walker.


Mikayla Baker, Lauren Banks, Peta Barnett. Crystal Brooks, Makayla Gibson, Courtney Hobbs, Bronny King, Tracey Little, Rae Simpson, Jess McMullen, Michelle Moate,  Erin Moore, Bec Van Ash, Alison Venn and Kirstin Viney.

Women’s Development Squad:-

Chloe Collins, Chloe Flannagan, Linda Rose, Sheree Smith, Miley Sutton, Amber Walker, Ashley Wooley.

Squad training will be announced in the near future.