DETAILS

VENUE | Great Lawn

ADDRESS | Broadwater Parklands, Marine Parade, Southport QLD 4215

PARKING | Paid parking

DATE | Singles: Sunday, 31st September 2018

TIME | 11AM – 4PM

DATE | Pairs: Wednesday, 3rd October 2018

TIME | 11:30AM – 4PM

FOOD / DRINK FACILITIES | On site cafe

EVENTS

Singles and pairs.

WHAT TO BRING

Sunblock, water bottle, hat.

MAP

RULES

The event will be governed by the Rules of Pétanque Australia which is affiliated with the Fédération Internationale de Pétanque et Jeu Provençal (http://www.petanque.org/news/rules/official_rules.shtml), except as modified herein.

Format: Competition in men’s and women’s singles and doubles (no gender). Knockout or Round Robin (depending on entries). Points are awarded to the player with the closest boule to the cochonnet. If the winning player has the closest 2 or 3 boules then they get either 2 or 3 points. The player that wins the end gets to start the next end. The team first to 13 points wins the game.

Equipment Provided: Boules and cochonnet (aka coche or jack). Competitors requirement: May bring their own boules (but not plastic).

VIDEO

Beginners Guide To Petanque