Donations & Sponsorships

Donations & Sponsorships


Cooktown Bowls Club is involved  with many community-based groups and organisations and is a proud sponsor of community events and programs. Examples include:

  • A 3-year sponsorship agreement with the Cooktown Amateur Turf Club
  • Turf Club raffles on Friday Nights; and
  • Cooktown Cup & Calcutta


The club also supports many community based activities and programs through donations. This includes donations to following:

  • Cooktown Re-enactment Committee
  • Cooktown Discovery Association
  • Cooktown Swimming Pool – donation toward inflatable obstacle course
  • Local entrants in the Cairns Cardiac Challenge - payment of entry fees
  • Cooktown School of Arts – Art Award - The Cooktown Bowls Club Art Prize/donation towards the annual Art Competition
  • Cooktown State School P-12 – Awards Night
  • Lakeland State School P&C – Fundraiser
  • RSL Veterans Health Week – donation toward event
  • Elizabeth Guszely Gallery – donation toward security improvements
  • Cooktown State School P-12 – donation to allow students to attend the Opti-Minds Challenge in Brisbane
  • Local Student – donation towards attending IUCN Conference in Hawaii on conservation issues
  • Local Sportsman – donation toward overseas trip as part of the Australian team
  • Wild and Windy Festival Committee – Donation to promote Cooktown Discovery Festival
  • Cooktown's Got Talent  - Donation to the Event
  • Donation to Local Indigenous men to attend a language seminar in Hawaii.
  • Department of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Partnerships - donation towards the Cooktown Education & Careers Expo
  • Coffee Machine profits - 50% of profits donated to a local NGO on a monthly basis upon request