BENDIGO'S division one team has home-green advantage when it plays Golden Square in the opening round of the Bendigo Bowls Division pennant on Saturday, October 5.
After breaking a 33-year premiership drought when it won the division one final last March, Bendigo starts a new season against Golden Square.
Last season's runner-up, Bendigo East will play Eaglehawk.
Castlemaine starts the 2013-14 season at home against Kangaroo Flat.
Inglewood faces South Bendigo, division two premier last season.
Midweek pennant begins Monday, October 7 and will be played across five divisions.