Soaring temperatures that reached well into the 30s saw Monday’s battle between Buninyong and Creswick abandoned.
The division one midweek pennant bowls fixture was cancelled before a result could be reached, leaving the two sides to share the points at eight apiece.
The clash at Buninyong was the only division one fixture abandoned as the other four encounters all reached conclusions.
Top side City Oval proved too good for Sebastopol, winning the match by nine shots.
Elsewhere on Monday afternoon, Midlands Golf got home in a close game against Avenue, Central Wendouree beat Clunes by 38 shots and Smeaton easily accounted for Daylesford, prevailing 80-54.
Just five rounds remain in the home and away season before finals get underway.
P Robinson, D Newey, J Vincent, P Carlyle 19 lt B Kamp, P McSherry, G Coughlan, G Kay 25; T Speechley, J Winnell, B Croft, E Kosloff 22 d G Tudball, I King, V Foxford, M Russell 20; B Phelan, M Phelan, B Wilson, D Speechley 27 d P Dunn, A Dickson, J Auty, L Burke 18
CLUNES 51 lt CENTRAL WENDOUREE 89
D Vorbach, L Tucker, M Vorbach, N Vorbach 14 lt E Lee, M Wilkins, N Fell, J Quick 29; B Laws, E Spong, B Hudson, H Patullo 13 lt B Adams, J Watson, L Vincent, J Adams 28; D Annear, L Hudson, A Carnegie, J Dellavedova 24 lt R Watson, M Holloway, J Adams, C Johnson 32
CITY OVAL 75 d SEBASTOPOL 66
P Orr, E Kierce, J Harman, W Roberts 28 d J Dunn, R Anning, G Andrew, S Bottrell 19; K Watts, C Magrath, A Graham, I Robinson 24 d J Matthews, W Matthews, G Worsley, I Hedger 21; J Ryan, D Flintoff, J Roberts T Gutteridge 23 lt P Birch, M Drake, I Harvey, R Haddrick 26
DAYLESFORD 54 lt SMEATON 80
T Hearn 12 lt B Davidson, G Fitzsimons, J Lafranchi, H Mizzeni 26; M A Tate 20 lt S P Kersley, S Slater, M Haines, R Armstrong 28; L Voterakis 22 lt Lafranchi, E Cosgrave, G Toose, J Toose 26