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Bowlo Leisure Centre

44 Wooli St, Yamba, New South Wales 2464, Australia
+61 2 6646 2305
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Fantastic family experience

Located close to the CBD of Yamba and minutes from anywhere. Renovated over 12 months ago the... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
Suzie H
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Yamba, Australia
Rude & arrogant staff

Our visit to this club was ruined again by extremely rude staff,(steve & baz).their treatment of... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2018
Metoutre
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Newly opened Bowlo Leisure Centre - Tenpin Bowling, Traverse Climbing Wall, Soft Play Kids area and Mini Golf. Bowlo Cafe' - Coffee, open 9am till 3pm (Mon - Fri) 10am - 3pm (Sat & Sun). Norfolk Bistro - Lunch and Dinner 7 days a week. Courtesy Bus 7 days a week. Live Entertainment. Bar Facilities. State of the art TAB Facilities. Keno. Bowls. Barefoot Bowls. Bingo. Raffles.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“bowls club” (9 reviews)
“bowling club” (15 reviews)
“mini golf” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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44 Wooli St, Yamba, New South Wales 2464, Australia
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+61 2 6646 2305
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Located close to the CBD of Yamba and minutes from anywhere. Renovated over 12 months ago the Bowling Club is now a leisure centre for families and friends. Incorporating a Mini Golf facility outside, a rock climbing wall and a min bowling alley on the...More

Thank Suzie H
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Hi Suzie H, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about our club, we appreciate your feedback and the wonderful compliments. By the sounds of your review you've become very well acquainted with our club & the facilities we have on offer...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Our visit to this club was ruined again by extremely rude staff,(steve & baz).their treatment of pregnant women is a disgrace.the most poorly managed club I’ve ever been to.

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great night here. No doubt the champagne and oysters on our balcony helped and that was supplemented by espresso martinis (very well made) at the Club. Putt putt was hilarious. We were pathetic but that’s half the fun. Our form on the...More

Thank MHBJ
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2017

Hi MHBJ, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our club, we greatly appreciate your feedback. We enjoyed reading your review because we're sometimes asked what age limit there is to play our 18 hole mini golf course & the answer...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

What a lovely friendly club. Was staying just down the road - Pegasus Motel went for a stroll into town (easy walk), & saw the pretty lights in the distance. What a fantastic set up. Staff greeted us with friendly smile. Don't forget the regular...More

Thank mikemainwaring
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Hi Mikemainwaring Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we appreciate your feedback. Glad to hear that you enjoyed our club and our friendly staff! Kind regards, Bowlo Sports and Leisure Yamba

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

The Bowlo leisure centre is an RSL that provides many forms of entertainment for all ages. The restaurant has cheap meals and I can recommend the pulled pork burgers with slaw. Staff are friendly and the facilities are clean.More

Thank Natalie W
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hi Natalie W, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about your visit to our Bowling Club, we greatly appreciate your feedback & suggestions. It's a pleasure to hear that our visitors are entertained with our facilities & are happy with our...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

The "Bowlo" at Yamba claims to offer free wifi and even advertise the name of Trip Advisor on the wifi startup details. Can I say this claim was totally false as wifi cannot be accessed and the staff appear to have no IT knowledge or...More

3  Thank Kevin O
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Hi Kevin O, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Our Wifi service is currently having issues (working some days and not others) and we are working behind the scenes to have this rectified. Unfortunately there is nothing that can be...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

We tried mini golf and bowling. The mini golf was by far the most entertaining for us as it challenged our skills. The bowling was different to most alleys, but still fun. It is quite expensive and without bumpers can be over quickly.More

1  Thank louisek233
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi louisek233, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about the Leisure Centre activities we have here at our club, we greatly appreciate you doing so. It's no surprise the mini golf challenged your skills, some of the holes are quite tricky...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Bowlo Leisure Centre is part of the Yamba Bowls Club offering ten pin bowling, mini golf, climbing wall and playground area all close to the dining area and bar, so something for all the family. The club also offers the usual - pokies, TAB and...More

Thank Sharon O
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Hi Sharon O, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about our club, we greatly appreciate you sharing your thoughts. As well as our huge meat raffle on Friday night we also have FREE live entertainment playing in our Boardwalk Bar from...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This bowls club is great . With days of rain we ended up here for late afternoon play. The children had a great time. The staff and kitchen were very accomodating with strict vegetarian dietary preferences. The food was great. There were lots of peole...More

Thank Kath N
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Hi Kath N, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our club, we greatly appreciate it. We're delighted to see the kids had a great time here & that our service & meals were to your satisfaction. Thank you again for...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

this new part of the bowling club is a great innovation in attracting visitors to with young and teen age children it also takes the older ones down memory lane (shows how management are progressive in attracting business the club.)More

Thank Les R
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Yamba B, Front Office Manager at Bowlo Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Hi Les R, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about the new facilities at our club, we greatly appreciate your feedback. It has been a wonderful addition to our club for people of all ages to enjoy so we're very happy...More

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