SA Interclub Competition Round 5-held at Gawler Pétanque Club 17 April

Those who ventured to Gawler for Round 5 were rewarded with some idyllic weather. On the pistes, the rewards also came for some but were a little elusive for others.

Just to recap, last season it was Allan Sanderson, Brett Williams and Mike Mulvihill, from Prospect, who were gunning for the ‘three-peat’ of consecutive gold medals. They got within a whisker of pulling it off but, in the third leg, they fell at the last hurdle and had to settle for silver.Continue reading

Expressions of Interest for hosting International and National Events

The PFA Board seeks expression of interest for the following International and National events.

 A League or a club can apply for event

  •  Trans Tasman 2017 to be played in Australia Date March to May
  • PFA Petanque Carnival (Easter) Date 14 to 18 April 2017
    • This event will be held over 4 to 5 days at one venue and PFA would run

    • Shooting

    • Single

    • Double

    • Triple

  • PFA would consider holding event at same venue for 3 years.

  • PFA State Super 4 competition for 2017 –  Dates  2 – 3 September 2017

 Expression of interest to be sent to Terry Dando –

 PFA Secretary at by 15 July 2016

Criteria for hosting are at!eoi-to-host/c1x69

Petanque Federation Australia Membership Update – Email from PFA

Dear Members,
You would be thrilled to note that our membership has passed the 1600 mark and stands officially at 1604 as at the 5th April 2016 and more applications have just been received.

Please note the following for membership applications.
All new membership applications received from the date of the Annual General Meeting held at Bexley(March 25th 2016) will only be $10.This membership will expire on June 30th 2016 when memberships can be renewed. N.B. Members who have paid the $30 from the March 25th 2016 date will be credited $20 towards their membership for 2016-2017.Please forward this note to those new members who have joined recently.
Thanking you .
Terry Dando
Petanque Federation Australia

PFA Notice to Members 2016 03 16 (email from T Dando)

  1. Reminder-AGM at Bexley  7pm March 25th 2016

The agenda has not changed. There are no notices of motion and two new Directors have been nominated and seconded-No election is required.

The two new directors are Jeff Langdon and Sandra Webb. Please find attached their resumes for your information. The board warmly welcomes them aboard.

  • Information regarding auditing is attached along with a report from Jenny Draddy(Legal advisor to PFA)

In relation to your query about an audit requirement I have attached the Institute of Chartered Accountants  Audit and Review Requirements for Australian Entities and below is the relevant section of the Corporations Law.  Clause 22.2 Auditor of the Constitution only applies if under the Corporations Act there was requirement or a direction from the members for an audit.  If the PFA revenue is under $250,000.00 it does not have to have the accounts audited unless directed by its members.

PFA Notice to Members 2016 03 16 (full document).

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Super 4 – Email from Andre Deramond

Dear all,

The PFA Board has finalised the entries for the first interstate Super 4

We are pleased to have for our first edition 23 teams or 92 players registered to participate in the event.

Each State league should now organise their qualification calendar

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Results – League Round 4

The attached documents give the full results for League Round 4  held at Eastern Suburbs Pétanque Club 28 Feb, 2016.

1st Rada Pierre, Dominique Pierre & Tomas Heredia CPA 30 5
2nd Alain Rousse, Tony Stojsic & Louis Oltarczy CPA 24 4
3rd Quentin Jones, Greg Anderson & Anthony Pietsch AHP 21 4
4th Wendy Bensen, Deb Rodda & Ray Drummond ESP 18 3
5th Sukrit Vaswani, Raja Jamaleddine & Craig Stewart ESP 12 3
6th Raymond Beaumont, Peter Beaumont & Bill Pilmore PNP 12 4
7th Valmai Nicoll, Brett Williams & Allan Sanderson PP 9 3
8th Alexi Alexi, George Lainas & Arwed Turon ESP (9) 3
9th Martin Verdonk, Grant Ashmeade & Heilke Whitehorn PP 6 2
10th Axel Monneron, Margaret Monneron, Rae Grierson FAB 6 3

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SNAKE CUP 20 March 2016

The Snake Cup will be again held at the Prospect Pètanque Club on the 20th Match 2016.

The prize pool has been spread across the Principal, Consolante and Convival to enable teams of all standards to share in the Spoils.

See attached flyer for more details.

Snake Cup 2016