The 2000 Men's World Outdoor Bowls Championship  was held at Marks Park Bowling Club, in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 1 to 15 April 2000.
The 2000 Women's World Outdoor Bowls Championship was held at Moama Bowling Club in Moama, Australia from 8 to 25 March 2000.
|World Outdoor Championships 2000|
|9th World Outdoor Bowls Championships|
|Location||Johannesburg, South Africa (men's) Moama, Australia (Women's)|
|Date(s)||1 April – 15 April 2000 (Men's) |
8 March – 25 March 2000 (women's)
|Category||World Outdoor Championships|
+ Scotland won bronze on shots 370.20 to 248.40