Charity Bowling Day
Since 2006, Shaw Building Group has held an annual Charity Bowling Day to support carers throughout the ACT and region – 2018 was our thirteenth year.
With the generous support of our industry colleagues, we have so far raised a total of $973,888!
- 2006 = $28,540
- 2007 = $37,450
- 2008 = $51,468
- 2009 = $62,556
- 2010 = $64,309
- 2011 = $65,103
- 2012 = $71,990
- 2013 = $79,931
- 2014 = $82,630
- 2015 = $121,250
- 2016 = $103,816
- 2017 = $94,544
- 2018 = $107,621
The money raised has been used to provide respite for carers through a variety of means including financial assistance, well-deserved breaks, medical aids and outings.
The 2018 Bowling Day was held on 8 March. The event was a great success with over 150 participants.
The well known actor Aaron Pederson is a Carer for his brother Vinnie. Their story is told here.
To get a feeling for the event, click here to see a short time lapse video of our bowlers in action at the 2016 Bowling Day.
A photo of one of the participating teams below: