Congratulations to out-going Taranaki Umpires Association president Dave McClean who has been made a Life Member of the Umpires Association. He is pictured on the right here receiving his Life Membership from the Association Patron, Bowls Taranaki President, Peter White. Trevor Hill has succeeded Dave as the new Association President.


Our Mission Statement: To be the sport for all ages and abilities.

Bowls Taranaki Incorporated is

The Administrative body for the 23 Men’s and Women’s Bowling Clubs in the Taranaki Province from Patea in the South to Opunake in the West to Awakino in the North with a total membership of  1,320.

Bowls Taranaki organises and controls Open Tournaments, Representative, Champion of Champions, InterClub and InterCentre Events.

Current staff and contact information is:

  • Mr Neville Elliott – Executive Officer   Ph 06 757 8000
  • Mr Peter White – President                    Ph 06 752 2729
  • Mrs Kristin Stampa – Vice President   Ph 06 272 6804
  • Mr Brien Bennett – Chairman               Ph 06 753 3836

Mates in Bowls is an enjoyable, accessible and fun way to play bowls running over 4-6 weeks in bowling clubs across Taranaki.  Refer to our Club Directory page, for details on local clubs running Mates in Bowls and Business House Bowls in 2015.