All council facilities and services operating as normal.

Any missed Bin Collections will be lifted on Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 October. Bryson Recycling have advised that they will collect any missed Kerbie collections on Tuesday 17 October. All other bin collections continue as normal.

Updated information is available here.

Other Activities

Lawn Bowling

Photograph of a man playing lawn bowls

There are public bowls facilities in several of the borough's parks.

Carrickfergus Bowling Club

Shaftesbury Park, off North Road or Joymount, Carrickfergus.

For Further Information:

T: 028 9335 1513

Club Affiliation: NIBA 

Open 1pm to 9pm, Monday to Saturday.

Whitehead Bowling Club

Whitehead Recreation Grounds, Islandmagee Road, Whitehead.

Club Affiliation: NIBA 

Open 1pm to 9pm, Monday to Saturday.

Greenisland Bowling Club

Greenisland Playing Fields

Club Affiliation: NIBA.

Open 6.30pm to 9pm on Tuesday and Thursday and from 2pm every Saturday.

For further information contact Sandy on T: 028 9086 7713


Price list in Council owned Bowling Greens

Adult Full Season Ticket £36.00
Concession (before 6pm) Season Ticket £9.00
Concession (after 6pm) Season Ticket £18.00
Adult Hourly Tickets £5.60
Concession (before 6pm) Hourly Tickets £2.85
Concession (after 6pm) Hourly Tickets £5.60
Matches per rink £4.50
Hire of Bowls per set £1.00

  • Concession: applies if under the age of 16 or over the age of 60, in receipt of job seekers allowance, registered disabled, or a student on a grant.
  • A receipt will be issued by the Club on site.
  • The bowling season runs from the April to September. To join a bowling club pop down to one of the Bowling Greens above, someone will be there to help you.