Laurie Newton runs the snooker secret men’s business on Tuesdays each week. There is a hotly contested annual competition followed by a presentation dinner for players and partners.
The snooker tables are at the Nelson Bay Seniors Community Hall, 6 Norburn Avenue, Nelson Bay. Play starts at 1pm but numbers are limited as there are only two tables.
New player Mike Pierpoint chalks up ready for a game
May 2019 action from the "crucible" in Nelson Bay
Several of the current snooker players visited Harbourside Haven to celebrate former player Don Howard's 100th birthday .... ably assisted by another former player, 106 year old Cyril Blowes
Back row:  Ron Gibson, Kevin George, John Townsend & David Lingard
Front row: Don Howard & Cyril Blowes
The annual presentation dinner was held at Sienna's in Nelson Bay on Tuesday 4th December.
Malcolm Craddock beat Ian Cooper in the Singles Final while Roy Gambell and David Brook beat Ron Gibson and John Townsend in the Doubles Final.
A good night was had by all and the competition winners received their trophies.
The 2018 winners parade
Is that a cue ball or a golf ball?
Come along and meet us!
Probus Club of Port Stephens meets at 9:30am on the second Thursday of every month at the Nelson Bay Bowling and Recreation Club, Stockton Street, Nelson Bay 2315.
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All general enquiries to Secretary, Mary: email
Membership enquiries to Membership Director, Marilynn 0417 485 614 / email:
President, David: 0476 158 555 / email:
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