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2018 Draft Calendar

Applications for congresses and holidays in 2018 are now open.

Any queries about the calendar should be sent to the Congress and State Events Co-ordinator:

To apply for a congress/holiday fill in the online application form: Online Congress and Holiday Application Form

Applications have been received and processed from the following clubs:

Central Coast Bridge Club
Helane K Tours
Hunters Hill Bridge Club
Inverell Delvyn Bridge Club
Newcastle Bridge Club
Sapphire Coast Bridge Club
Taree Bridge Club
Tenterfield Contract Bridge Club
Watermark Freshwater Bridge Club
Wellington Bridge Club
Yamba Bridge Club

Congresses and holidays for which applications have been received should appear on the draft calendar below.
All dates are draft and are subject to change.

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Club and Contact DetailsEvent & CommentsDateStart TimeType / TablesOnline Entries
December - 2017
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959
Festival of Bridge Festival Teams
Jan 1 (Mon)Teams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
January - 2018
Helane K Tours
Helane Knespal
0404 083 913
12 Night Great Barrier Reef Bridge Cruise
Jan 2-14Multi Event
ABF
Director: Matthew McManus
ABF Australian Youth Championships
Jan 6-12Multi Event
ABF
Roy Nixon
02 6239 2265 or 0423 043 220
ABF Summer Festival of Bridge
Jan 10-21Multi Event
February - 2018
QBA - Broadbeach
Charles Page
(07) 3906 2827 / 0449 758 046
Commonwealth Nations Bridge Championships
Feb 14-18Teams
QBA - Broadbeach
Therese Tully and Tim Runting
Gold Coast Congress
Feb 16-24Multi Event
Helane K Tours
Helane Knespal
0404 083 913
India, Sri Lanka, Asia Bridge Holiday
14 Nights India, Sri Lanki, Asia Bridge Cruise and Taj Mahal optional add on.
Feb 24 - Mar 11Multi Event
March - 2018
Wellington Bridge Club
Peter Reed
02 6845 2540

Director: David Redell
Congress Swiss Pairs
Mar 10 (Sat) 9:30 AMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Congress Teams
Mar 11 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
TBA - Launceston
Catherine Elliott
0407 535 197
Tasmanian Festival of Bridge
Mar 22-25Multi Event
Central Coast Bridge Club
Stephanie Mathews
0421 827 323

Director: Matthew McManus
Super Congress Pairs
Mar 23 (Fri) 9:30 AMPairs
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Super Congress Swiss Pairs
Mar 24 (Sat) 9:30 AMPairs
56 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Super Congress Teams
Mar 25 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
56 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
April - 2018
Watermark Freshwater Bridge Club
John McIlrath
0437 274 343

Director: John McIlrath
In the Name of Bridge - Southern Explorer
Apr 6-16Multi Event
Sapphire Coast Bridge Club
Lewis Seychell
02 6495 2605

Director: John McIlrath
Swiss Pairs
Apr 14 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Apr 15 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Inverell Delvyn Bridge ClubPairs
Apr 21-22Pairs
18 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
SABF - Adelaide
Jinny Fuss
0419 843 809

Director: David Anderson
Autumn Nationals
Apr 26-30Multi Event
Yamba Bridge ClubTenth Annual Congress Swiss Pairs
Apr 28-29 10:00 AMPairs
30 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Taree Bridge Club
Judy Scott
0408 481 524

Director: Tony Howes
Swiss Pairs
Apr 29 (Sun) 9:30 AMPairs
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
May - 2018
QBA - Townsville
John Tredrea
Barrier Reef Congress
May 14-18Multi Event
BAWA - Perth
Jane Reynolds
0402 074 070
Western Senior Pairs
May 19-20Pairs
June - 2018
VBA - Melbourne
Kim Frazer
0409 416 128
Victor Champion Cup
Jun 7-11Multi Event
Newcastle Bridge Club
Director: Mathew McManus
Entries to:
Swiss Pairs
Jun 16 (Sat) 9:30 AMPairs
60 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Jun 17 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
60 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
July - 2018
TBA - Hobart
Tasmanian Bridge Association
Australian National Championships
Jul 26 - Aug 9Multi Event
Taree Bridge Club
Judy Scott
0408 481 524

Director: Tony Howes
Teams
Jul 28-29 10:00 AMTeams
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
August - 2018
Coffs Harbour Bridge Supercongress Association
Phil Houlton
0419 486 333
Coffs Coast Gold Congress
Aug 14-19Multi Event
BAWA - Perth
Hilary Yovich
08 9341 8116
Swan River Swiss Open Pairs
Aug 25-26Pairs
WBF - OrlandoWorld Bridge Series
Sep 26 - Oct 7Multi Event
NTBA - Darwin
Judy Herring
Territory Gold Bridge Festival
Aug 29 - Sep 2Multi Event
September - 2018
Hunters Hill Bridge Club
Diane Connors
0439 000 133

Director: Mattheew McManus
Teams
BYO LUNCH Refreshments through the day.
Sep 9 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
50 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
BAWA
Lynne Milne
Hans Rosendorff Memorial Congress
Sep 15-16Multi Event
BFACT
John Brockwell
Canberra in Bloom Bridge Festival
Sep 28 - Oct 1Multi Event
NZCBANew Zealand National Congress
Sep 29 - Oct 6Multi Event
October - 2018
Tenterfield Contract Bridge Club
Peter Barry
02 6736 1684

Director: Chris Snook
19th Annual Congress Butler Pairs
Oct 13-14 9:30 AMPairs
25 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
NSWBA
Mike Prescott
0435 528 872
Sydney Spring Nationals
Oct 17-25Multi Event
November - 2018
Taree Bridge Club
Judy Scott
0408 481 524

Director: Tony Howes
Teams
Nov 3-4 10:00 AMTeams
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
ABF
Jane Rasmussen
02 6239 2265
2019 Australian Open Team Playoff
Nov 10-15Teams
BAWA - Mandurah
Allison Stralow
Golden West Senior Pairs
Nov 16-18Pairs
ABF - Tweed Heads
Ray Ellaway
Grand National Open Teams Finals
Nov 30 - Dec 3Multi Event
December - 2018
ABF
Jane Rasmussen
02 6239 2265
2019 Australian Team Seniors’ and Women’s Playoffs
Dec 8-13Teams