Welcome Message from the Club’s President

Welcome to Babbacombe Bowling Club.Our club is open early April to the end of September for outdoor bowling. You will certainly be greeted with a warm friendly welcome, whether to play, have a taster of bowling (as there is usually help at hand every Monday, Tuesday and Friday mornings) or as a spectator.We have many touring teams visit us throughout the season and our Fixture Secretary is more than happy to accommodate your club.We are in the beautiful area of Babbacombe, with many amenities nearby. Cafes, restaurants, spectacular views across Lyme Bay and easy access to Torquay.We are fortunate to have free roadside parking on roads around the club plus a good selection of hotels nearby.We would be delighted to see you and meet you in person and thank you for browsing through our website which I hope has been of interest to you.Thank you.

Sue PerduePresident Babbacombe Bowling Club.


Always Welcoming New Members


Corner Cary Avenue and Aveland Road, 

Babbacombe TQ1 3QT

Experienced and New Members Welcome! 

Learn how to bowl! 

Make new Friends! 

Have fun doing it!


You’ll always get a warm welcome at Babbacombe Bowling Club.  From 1st May to 31st August a member is on duty every Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 10am – 1 pm to assist new and experienced bowlers. 

If these times don’t suit you, click on ‘Contact Us’ give us a call and we’ll arrange for a member to meet you at the Club.  Flat soled shoes are required.

See you on the green!

About our Club

Bowlers have been enjoying their sport on the greens at Babbacombe Bowling Club for over 120 years. We are a friendly club and always extend a warm welcome to players and the general public alike.

Babbacombe Bowling Club plays outdoor bowls, with some indoor matches during the winter, and a short mat season in the clubhouse in the winter.

We welcome new members (both full and social), tours, friendly matches and competitive league players.


Club Competition

Saturday 6th July saw the Club’s 96 shot competition take place. Thank you to the Green Team and those who set the rinks up. Thank you to the Competition Secretaries for organising the event and to the markers who gave up their time. Well done to the finalists – Dave Stafford and Debbie Rose – final to be played over the weekend of 31st August/1st September. Many thanks to Peter for the photos

Belated Congratulations

Well done to Margaret Wallinger, Sue Leach and Sue Lee making it through to the final of Section 6 Benevolent Triples. Final to be played at Babbacombe Bowling Club on 4th August

Also well done to Steve Seare on gaining his County Badge

Sunday 23 June 2024

Today saw our ladies play in the first round of the Grace Matthews at Brixham St Marys.  Great afternoon of bowling from both sides.  Well done ladies of Babbacombe in going through to the next round