With Christmas festivities and fun school holiday activities now a distant memory, it's time to trudge back to school and hit the books again.
Do you find that your shots always seem to stray off course or you're just never that comfortable when walking up to the approach?
Let's face it, bowling is a pretty simple sport - throw your ball as hard as you can and hope it knocks over as many pins as possible!
With families out in full force enjoying the best of the Aussie sunshine, it's important not to let sun safety habits slip at this time of the year.
You might have heard golfers prattling on about their handicap - but did you know this system is used in bowling as well?
As the characters in the hit film The Big Lebowski have shown, sunglasses are an essential part of anyone's wardrobe - even those who are indoors all day at the bowling alley!
Although played with the safety of harmless laser beams, laser skirmish provides a level of drama, adrenaline and heart-stopping action similar to real-life combat.
There's no denying it - Australia is simply the best country on the planet for summer.