About Us

About Us

NEW SOUTH WALES BRIDGE ASSOCIATION LIMITED, ACN 000 438 648

The NSWBA is the State body responsible for administering bridge in NSW. It is a non-profit organisation that aims to assist the community by providing and promoting bridge in NSW. It is responsible for overseeing the State’s 14,000 plus registered players spread across over 150 clubs.

The NSWBA runs championship and State championship events. It enters teams in Open, Women, Youth and Senior categories in the annual Interstate championships.

Address: First Floor, 162 Goulburn St,
East Sydney, NSW 2010
Australia
Office Managers: Wing Roberts (State Administration)
Collette Joseph (SBC Club Administration)
Carrie Foster (Accounts)
Telephone: +61 2 9264 8111
Email:

Email addresses for other NSWBA Officials can be found here.

Constitution

The new Constitution of the NSWBA was approved at the 2016 AGM.

Constitution of New South Wales Bridge Association Limited

Membership

Membership of the NSWBA is obtained by joining our associated bridge club Sydney Bridge Centre.

Membership entitles you to play all Sydney Bridge Centre sessions at discounted member rates, as well as to attend, and vote at NSWBA general meetings. Further details can be found below.

For information on the Sydney Bridge Centre visit the Sydney Bridge Centre website.

     2017 Membership Form  (PDF Format)
2017 Membership Form  (MS Word Document)

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the NSWBA is held in December each year.

Life Members

Life Members - Life Membership of the NSW Bridge Association is awarded from time to time in recognition of valuable contributions and service made over many years.

Library

Books and Magazines in the NSWBA library

Payments

The NSWBA offers EFTPOS for the convenience of its members and guests. This facility can be used for payments over $20. Cards accepted are Visa and Mastercard. If players wish to pay for Monday night events by debit or credit cards then this can be done by telephoning the office or in person prior to the commencement of play, but no later than 7.15pm. Pre-payment of table fees for Monday night events can also be done via EFT.

Our bank details are
BSB: 082088
Account number: 039098420
Your ABF number is the reference number.

If your bank has a facility to email payment confirmation, could you please send it to office@nswba.com.au

The Recorder

If you have concerns about ethics, unpleasant or offensive behaviour during events at the NSWBA which you feel are not covered by the laws of bridge, or which you don’t want to raise with the Director at the table, then you can raise them with George Finikiotis. Speak to him personally or email him:-

Parking

Parking vouchers for the council car park on the corner of Goulburn and Elizabeth Streets may be purchased from the NSWBA Office Manager or any of the Directors. Tickets ($12.00) are valid all day till 12.00 midnight.

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