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2018 Draft Calendar

Applications for congresses and holidays in 2018 are now closed.

The 2018 Calendar is finalised and the Planner has been sent to the Printers. Tournament organisers and all interested parties are strongly advised to check all dates and contact information carefully.

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:

Armidale Bridge Club
Ballina Bridge Club
Batemans Bay Bridge Club
Bathurst and District Bridge Club
Blue Mountains Bridge Club Inc
Bridge with Beauchamp
Bridgefolk
Brisbane Water Bridge Club (Woy Woy)
Camden Haven (Lusc) Bridge Club
Central Coast Bridge Club
Coffs Harbour Bridge Club
Commercial Club (Albury) Bridge Club
Cowra and District Bridge Club
Double Bay Bridge Centre
Dubbo Bridge Club
Finesse
Forbes Bridge Club
Glen Bridge Club
Grafton Bridge Club
Great Lakes Bridge Club
Griffith Ex-Servicemens Bridge Club
Hawkesbury Bridge Club
Helane K Tours
Holiday Bridge
Hunters Hill Bridge Club
Illawarra Bridge Association
Ingleburn RSL Bridge Club
Inverell Delvyn Bridge Club
Kiama and District Bridge Club
Kings and Queens Sydney
Leeton Soldiers Bridge Club
Lismore Bridge Club
Maitland Bridge Club
Manly Leagues Bridge Club
Mollymook Bridge Club
Moree Bridge Club
Mudgee Bridge Club (The)
Muswellbrook Bridge Club
Nambucca Valley Bridge Club
Newcastle Bridge Club
North Shore Bridge Club
NSBC@Lindfield
NSWBA
Orange Bridge Club
Parramatta Bridge Club
Peninsula Bridge Club
Pennant Hills Bridge Club
Port Macquarie-Hastings Bridge Assoc
Sapphire Coast Bridge Club
Social Bridge Ryde
Southern Highlands Bridge Club
Sydney Bridge Centre
Tamworth Bridge Club
Taree Bridge Club
Tenterfield Contract Bridge Club
Tilligerry Bridge Club
Tomaree Bridge Club Inc
Toronto Bridge Club
Trumps Bridge Centre
Tumbarumba Bridge Club
Tweed Bridge Club
Twin Towns Bridge Club
Wagga Wagga Bridge Club
Watermark Freshwater Bridge Club
Wellington Bridge Club
Wollstonecraft 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

Director: Nick Hughes
Festival of Bridge Festival Teams
Jan 1 (Mon) 1:30 PMTeams
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
Holiday Bridge
Ron Klinger
02 9958 5589

Director: Ron Klinger
Sydney to Singapore Cruise
Jan 3-21Multi Event
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111
New Year Masters Teams
Jan 3-8 7:30 PMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959

Director: Derrick Browne & John Newman
Leura Holiday
Jan 5-7Multi Event
ABF
Director: Matthew McManus
ABF Australian Youth Championships
Jan 6-12Multi Event
Double Bay Bridge Centre
Paul Marston
02 9327 4599

Director: Michael Wilkinson
Entries to:
Swiss Pairs (Cancelled)
Jan 7 (Sun)Pairs
25 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Finesse
Greg Eustace
02 9596 1423

Director: Greg Eustace
Hunter Wine Pairs
Jan 7-10Pairs
8 tables

ABF
Roy Nixon
02 6239 2265 or 0423 043 220
ABF Summer Festival of Bridge
Jan 10-21Multi Eventhttps://www.entries.bridgeaustralia.org/onlineentries.php?id=38
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Open ITS Stage I
Jan 22 - Feb 12 7:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Open ITS Stage II
Feb 26 - Mar 12 7:30 PMPairs
Open ITS Final
Mar 17-18 10:00 AMPairs
NSWBA - NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Matchpointed Swiss Pairs Congress
Jan 28 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
February - 2018
Hawkesbury Bridge Club
Elaine Pugh
0412 072 865
Congress Pairs
Club opens at 10am. Play starts at 10:30am. Lunch can be pre-ordered ($20). Flyer is available on the club website.
Feb 3 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Congress Teams
Club opens at 10am. Play starts at 10:30am. Lunch can be pre-ordered ($20). Flyer is available on the club website.
Feb 4 (Sun) 10:30 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Finesse
Greg Eustace
02 9596 1423

Director: Greg Eustace
Narooma Pairs & Teams
Feb 4-9Multi Event
10 tables

Great Lakes Bridge Club
Sharon Bull
0401 289 294

Director: Tony Howes
Entries to:
Swiss Teams Congress
Feb 10-11 10:00 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
QBA - Broadbeach
Charles Page
(07) 3906 2827 / 0449 758 046
Commonwealth Nations Bridge Championships
Feb 14-18Teams
QBA - Broadbeach
Therese Tully and Tim Runting
0409 870 324 and 0458 448 765

Director: Laurie Kelso
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
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
ITS Swiss Pairs
Feb 26 - Mar 12 7:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
March - 2018
Griffith Ex-Servicemens Bridge Club
Carolyn Marsh
0428 693 519

Director: Bruce Crossman
Swiss Pairs
Mar 3 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Mar 4 (Sun) 9:00 AMTeams
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Forbes Bridge Club
Judy Kerr
02 6852 1385

Director: David Reddel
Swiss Pairs
Mar 4 (Sun)Pairs
16 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959

Director: Nick Hughes
March Teams
Mar 4 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Batemans Bay Bridge Club
Carolyn Bulger
0401 030 855

Director: Bruce Crossman
Walk-in Pairs
A social evening of bridge, we also award lucky door prizes along with prizes for the winning North South and East West pair. Tea and coffee and light supper are provided
Mar 9 (Fri) 7:00 PMPairs
25 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Swiss Pairs
Online banking is our preferred method of payment and we ask that payment is made at the time of registration. Our banking details are BSB: 062 650 Acc. 2801 9380. Please include your ABF number/name in the Reference Line. Don't forget to book your accommodation early as it is a long weekend in the ACT!
Mar 10 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
50 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Online banking is our preferred method of payment and we ask that payment is made at the time of registration. Our banking details are BSB: 062 650 Acc. 2801 9380. Please include your ABF number/name in the Reference Line. Book your accommodation early as it is a long weekend in the ACT!
Mar 11 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
50 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Wellington Bridge Club
Peter Reed
02 6845 2540

Director: David Reddel
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
Armidale Bridge Club
Glenda Parmenter
0414 937 891

Director: Trevor Strickland
Swiss Pairs
Mar 10-11 10:15 AMPairs
16 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Ballina Bridge Club
Marjorie Askew
02 6687 7464

Director: Chris Snook
Swiss MP Pairs
Mar 10 (Sat) 9:00 AMPairs
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Teams
Mar 11 (Sun) 9:00 AMTeams
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Peninsula Bridge Club
Director: John McIlrath
Margaret Smale Sydney North Interclub Teams Challenge
Mar 11 (Sun)Teams
Port Macquarie-Hastings Bridge Assoc
Freya Luick
02 6584 6765

Director: Ronnie Ng
March Congress Swiss Pairs
Mar 17 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
March Congress Teams
Mar 18 (Sun) 9:00 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSBC@Lindfield
Michael Prescott
0435 528 872

Director: John McIlrath
Swiss Pairs
Mar 18 (Sun)Pairswww.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Kiama and District Bridge Club
John Hetherington
0415 526 977

Director: Jeff Carberry
Novice Swiss Pairs
Mar 18 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairs
18 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Bridge with Beauchamp
Anita Curtis
0405 449 767

Director: David Beauchamp
Hunter Valley Experience
Mar 19-22Multi Event
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
GNOT Direct Qualifier
Mar 19 - Apr 23 7:30 PMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
TBA - Launceston
Catherine Elliott
0407 535 197
Tasmanian Festival of Bridge
Mar 22-25Multi Eventhttps://www.entries.bridgeaustralia.org/onlineentries.php?id=39
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
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959

Director: Nick Hughes
Easter Festival Good Friday Pairs
Mar 30 (Fri) 10:00 AMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Easter Festival Swiss Pairs
Mar 31 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Easter Festival Easter Teams
Apr 1 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
April - 2018
Bridgefolk
Howard Jeffery
02 6694 1026

Director: Howard Jeffrey
South Pacific Bridge Cruise
Apr 5-16Multi Event
Watermark Freshwater Bridge Club
John McIlrath
0437 274 343

Director: John McIlrath
In the Name of Bridge - Southern Explorer
Apr 6-16Multi Event
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Women's ITS Qualifying
Apr 6 (Fri) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Women's ITS Final
Apr 7-8 10:00 AMPairs
Tamworth Bridge Club
David Cohen
0428 664 441 / 02 6766 3216

Director: Trevor Strickland
Teams
Apr 7-8 10:00 AMTeams
20 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
WITS Swiss Pairs
Apr 8 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
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
Kings and Queens Sydney
Aidan Dorrell
0422 177 333

Director: Ian Lisle
Autumn Swiss Pairs
Apr 15 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairs
30 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Inverell Delvyn Bridge Club
Geoff Ditton
0407 928 199

Director: Bruce Tier
Pairs
Apr 21-22Pairs
18 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus (Final)
Seniors' ITS Qualifying
Apr 22 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Seniors' ITS Final
Apr 28-29 10:00 AMPairs
Peninsula Bridge Club
Alan Davies
02 8407 9412

Director: Ronnie Ng
Teams
Apr 22 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Tilligerry Bridge Club
Pat Healey
02 4982 4109

Director: John McIlrath
Swiss Pairs
Apr 22 (Sun) 9:30 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
North Shore Bridge Club
Mike Prescott
0403 906 973
GNOT Direct Qualifier
Apr 26 - May 31 7:30 PMTeamswww.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Yamba Bridge ClubTenth Annual Congress Swiss Pairs
Apr 28-29 10:00 AMPairs
30 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Southern Highlands Bridge Club - Highlands Golf Club, Mittagong
Craig Curry
0410 478 024 (Tony Lye, Co-organiser)
Director: John McIlrath
State Novice and Restricted Pairs
Apr 28-29 10:00 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
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
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Youth ITS
Apr 29-19 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
State Mixed Pairs Qualifying
Apr 30 - May 14 7:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
May - 2018
SABF - Adelaide
Jinny Fuss
0419 843 809

Director: David Anderson
Autumn Nationals
May 3-7Multi Event
Bathurst and District Bridge Club
Karin le Roux
0428 859 898

Director: Ed Barnes
Swiss Pairs
May 5 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
May 6 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Maitland Bridge Club
Jenny Coyle
0419 774 807

Director: John McIlrath
Teams
May 6 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959

Director: Nick Hughes
Autumn Teams
May 6 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
QBA - Townsville
John Tredrea
07 4775 1879

Director: Laurie Kelso
Barrier Reef Congress
May 14-18Multi Event
BAWA - Perth
Jane Reynolds
0402 074 070
Western Senior Pairs
May 19-20Pairs
Coffs Harbour Bridge Club
Helen Blewitt
0419 523 566

Director: Tony Howes
Teams
May 19-20 10:00 AMTeams
28 tables

NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Teams of Three
May 20 (Sun) 9:45 AMTeams of Threewww.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
City of Sydney Teams
May 21 - Jun 4 7:30 PMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA - NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
State Mixed Pairs Championships
May 26-27 10:30 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Leeton Soldiers Bridge Club
Helen Taylor
02 6953 3117

Director: David Reddel
Swiss Pairs
May 26 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
May 27 (Sun) 9:00 AMTeams
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Autumn Swiss Pairs
May 27 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Twin Towns Bridge Club
Tom Lyons
07 5559 5554

Director: Alan Gibson
Birthday Teams
Venue is the South Tweed Community Hall Cnr of Heffron Street and Minjungbal Drive TWEED HEADS SOUTH. Bring your own lunch
May 27 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
June - 2018
Illawarra Bridge Association
Jill MacRae
02 4284 8151

Director: Jeff Carberry
Chris Diment Memorial Congress Welcome Pairs
Jun 1 (Fri) 1:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Chris Diment Memorial Congress Pairs
Jun 2 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Chris Diment Memorial Congress Teams
Jun 3 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959

Director: Nick Hughes
Winter Teams
Jun 3 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Finesse
Greg Eustace
02 9596 1423

Director: Greg Eustace
Bridge in Vanuatu
Jun 4-11Multi Event
10 tables

VBA - Melbourne
Kim Frazer
0409 416 128
Victor Champion Cup
Jun 7-11Multi Event
Nambucca Valley Bridge Club
Gayle Keenan
02 6568 7687

Director: Ronnie Ng
Swiss Pairs
Jun 9 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Jun 10 (Sun) 9:00 AMTeams
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Newcastle Bridge Club
Jeff Biddlecombe
02 4952 9840 / 0407 856 736

Director: Matthew 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
Wollstonecraft Bridge Club
Nick Hughes
02 9387 6175

Director: Nick Hughes
Teams
Jun 17 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
20 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959

Director: Derrick Browne & John Newman
Dormie House Holiday
Jun 17-22Multi Event
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
ANC Butler Pairs
Jun 18 - Jul 9 7:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Grafton Bridge Club
Frances Hiatt
02 6642 2882

Director: Trevor Strickland
Swiss Pairs
Jun 23-24 9:30 AMPairs
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSBC@Lindfield
Michael Prescott
0435 528 872

Director: John McIlrath
Restricted and Novice Swiss Pairs
Jun 23 (Sat)Pairs
35 tables
www.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Restricted and Novice Teams
Jun 24 (Sun)Teams
35 tables
www.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Finesse
Greg Eustace
02 9596 1423

Director: Greg Eustace
British Isles & Normandy
Jun 27 - Jul 18Pairs
8 tables

North Shore Bridge Club
Michael Prescott
0435 528 872

Director: Matthew McManus
Bridge Festival Matchpoint Pairs Open Senior & Womens
Jun 28 (Thu) 10:00 AMPairs
50 tables
www.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Bridge Festival Creightons Swiss Teams
Jun 29 (Fri) 10:00 AMTeams
50 tables
www.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Bridge Festival Watermark Swiss Pairs
Jun 30 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
50 tables
www.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Bridge Festival TBIB Swiss Teams
Jul 1 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
50 tables
www.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
NSWBA
Helen Milward
02 9264 8111
Country Teams Zonal Finals Northern
Jun 30 - Jul 1Teams
Country Teams Zonal Finals Outer Metro
Jun 30 - Jul 1Teams
Country Teams Zonal Finals South & West
Jun 30 - Jul 1Teams
July - 2018
Brisbane Water Bridge Club (Woy Woy)
Barry Foster
0411 968 240

Director: Matthew McManus & Ronnie Ng
Super Congress Open Swiss Pairs
Jul 7 (Sat) 9:30 AMPairs
50 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Super Congress Restricted Swiss Pairs
Jul 7 (Sat) 9:30 AMPairs
30 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Super Congress Teams
Jul 8 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
70 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Holiday Bridge
Ron Klinger
02 9958 5589

Director: Liam Milne
Tangalooma Resort
Jul 8-15Multi Event
Sydney Bridge Centre
Collette Joseph
02 9264 6884

Director: Ronnie Ng
Winter Congress Swiss Pairs
Jul 14 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Winter Congress Teams
Jul 15 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Peninsula Bridge Club
Director: John McIlrath
Sydney North Interclub Pairs Challenge
Jul 15 (Sun)Pairs
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Men's & Women's Pairs
Jul 16-23 7:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Kings and Queens Sydney
Aidan Dorrell
0422 177 333

Director: Ian Lisle
Mid-Year Swiss Pairs
Jul 22 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairs
30 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Bowral Bridge Club Inc - Bowral Golf Club
Rob Ward
0418 611 908

Director: John McIlrath
State Veterans Pairs
Jul 27-29 1:30 PMPairs
20 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
TBA - Hobart
Dallas Cooper
Australian National Championships
Jul 28 - 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
Peninsula Bridge Club
Alan Davies
02 8407 9412

Director: Ronnie Ng
Swiss Pairs
Jul 29 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA - Statewide
Warren Lazer
02 9744 1555

Director: Club Directors
State Wide Pairs
Jul 30 - Aug 5Pairs
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111
State Open Pairs Qualifying
Jul 30 - Aug 6 7:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
August - 2018
Orange Bridge Club
Manda Labuschagne
02 6361 3119

Director: David Reddel
Congress Pairs
Aug 4 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
30 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Congress Teams
Aug 5 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
30 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Ingleburn RSL Bridge Club
Leigh Matthews
0435 484 040

Director: Jeff Carberry
Teams
Aug 5 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
20 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA - NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
State Individual
Aug 11 (Sat) 10:00 AMIndividualwww.nswba.com.au
Open
Wagga Wagga Bridge Club
David Brennan
02 6926 5521
40th Annual Congress Swiss Pairs
Aug 11 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
40th Annual Congress Teama
Aug 12 (Sun) 9:15 AMTeams
26 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Moree Bridge Club
Margaret Lyne
0428 226 937

Director: Nick Hughes (TBC)
Pairs
Aug 11-12 12:30 PMPairs
17 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Central Coast Bridge Club
Stephanie Mathews
0421 827 323

Director: John McIlrath
Novice & Restricted Congress Swiss Pairs
Aug 11 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
50 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Novice & Restricted Congress Teams
Aug 12 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
50 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
State Open Teams Qualifying
Aug 13 - Sep 3 7:30 PMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Coffs Harbour Bridge Supercongress Association
Phil Houlton
0419 486 333

Director: Tony Howes
Coffs Coast Gold Congress
Aug 14-19Multi Event
Bridge with Beauchamp
David Beauchamp
0415 115 773

Director: David Beauchamp
Southern Highlands
Aug 20-23Multi Event
BAWA - Perth
Hilary Yovich
08 9341 8116

Director: Matthew McManus
Swan River Swiss Open Pairs
Aug 25-26Pairs
Tamworth Bridge Club
David Cohen
0428 664 441 / 02 6766 3216

Director: Trevor Strickland
Swiss Pairs
Aug 25-26 10:00 AMPairs
20 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSBC@Lindfield
Michael Prescott
0435 528 872

Director: John McIlrath
Teams
Aug 26 (Sun)Teamswww.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Social Bridge Ryde
John Newman
02 9888 3903
Rich River Moama
Aug 26-31Multi Event
Toronto Bridge Club
Director: Peter Peterson
Teams
Aug 26 (Sun)Teams
44 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Tweed Bridge Club
Mary Rawson
07 5524 4849
Birthday Teams Congress
Aug 26 (Sun)Teams
30 tables

NTBA - Darwin
Judy Herring

Director: Matthew McManus
Territory Gold Bridge Festival
Aug 29 - Sep 2Multi Event
September - 2018
Blue Mountains Bridge Club Inc
Ian Maclean
0411 479 744

Director: Ed Barnes
Bygone Beautys Bridge Congress Swiss Pairs
Sep 1 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Bygone Beautys Bridge Congress Teams
Sep 2 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Port Macquarie-Hastings Bridge Assoc
Freya Luick
02 6584 6765

Director: Ronnie Ng
Teams
Sep 8-9 10:00 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Cowra and District Bridge Club
Jenni Fagan
02 6342 1336

Director: David Reddel
Swiss Pairs
Sep 8 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
25 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Sep 9 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
25 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Hunters Hill Bridge Club
Diane Connors
0439 000 133

Director: Matthew McManus
Teams
BYO LUNCH Refreshments through the day.
Sep 9 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
50 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Lismore Bridge Club
Director: Chris Snook
Teams
Sep 9 (Sun)Teams
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
State Swiss Pairs
* Optional
Sep 10-24 7:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
BAWA
Lynne Milne
Hans Rosendorff Memorial Congress Restricted Swiss Pairs
Sep 15-16Pairs
Hans Rosendorff Memorial Congress Women's Swiss Pairs
Sep 15-16Multi Event
NSWBA
Michael Wilkinson
0459 981 124

Director: Matthew McManus
GNOT Metropolitan Final
Sep 15-16 10:00 AMTeams
Great Lakes Bridge Club
Sharon Bull
0401 289 294

Director: John McIlrath
Swiss Pairs
Sep 15 (Sat) 9:30 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Sep 16 (Sun) 9:00 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Glen Bridge Club
Camilla Gilder
0429 822 233

Director: Alan Gibson
Pairs
Sep 15-16 10:00 AMPairs
23 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Illawarra Bridge Association
Jill MacRae
02 4284 8151

Director: Jeff Carberry
Swiss Pairs
Sep 16 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
WBF - OrlandoWorld Bridge Series
Sep 21 - Oct 6Multi Event
Mollymook Bridge Club
Jim Thomas
0428 141 853

Director: Bruce Crossman
Congress Swiss Pairs
Sep 22 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Congress Teams
Sep 23 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959

Director: Nick Hughes
Spring Teams
Sep 23 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
BFACT
John Brockwell
Canberra in Bloom Bridge Festival
Sep 28 - Oct 1Multi Event
NZCBA
Richard Solomon
+64 09 232 8494
New Zealand National Congress
Sep 29 - Oct 6Multi Event
October - 2018
NSBC@Lindfield
Michael Prescott
0435 528 872

Director: John McIlrath
Labour Day MP Pairs
Oct 1 (Mon)Pairswww.northshore.bridge-club.org/bridge/lbc/upcoming-events
Commercial Club (Albury) Bridge Club
Richard Harman
0413 010 478

Director: Martin Willcox
Super Congress Pairs
Oct 5 (Fri)Pairs
40 tables
www.bridgeunlimited.com
Super Congress Swiss Pairs
Oct 6 (Sat)Pairs
40 tables
www.bridgeunlimited.com
Super Congress Teams
Oct 7 (Sun)Teams
40 tables
www.bridgeunlimited.com
Tenterfield Contract Bridge Club
Peter Barry
02 6736 1684

Director: Chris Snook
19th Annual Congress Butler Pairs
Oct 6-7 9:30 AMPairs
25 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Camden Haven (Lusc) Bridge Club
Cameron Kirton
0431 081 168
Swiss Pairs
Oct 6 (Sat) 9:30 AMPairs
25 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Oct 7 (Sun) 9:00 AMTeams
25 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Holiday Bridge
Ron Klinger
02 9958 5589

Director: Matthew McManus
Norfolk Island
Oct 7-14Multi Event
Wollstonecraft Bridge Club
Nick Hughes
02 9387 6175

Director: Nick Hughes
Pairs
Oct 7 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairs
20 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus (TBC)
Matchpoint Swiss Pairs
Oct 8-29 7:30 PMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Muswellbrook Bridge Club
Terry Foote
02 6545 3360

Director: Nick Hughes
Pairs
Oct 13 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Oct 14 (Sun) 9:15 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Dubbo Bridge Club
Jane North
02 6882 5107

Director: Michael Wilkinson ( TBC )
Congress Pairs
Oct 13 (Sat) 10:30 AMPairs
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Congress Teams
Oct 14 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
24 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Pennant Hills Bridge Club
Trish Grigson
02 9484 2996

Director: John McIlrath
Teams
Oct 14 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
50 tables
www.pennanthillsbridge.org.au/events.htm
NSWBA
Mike Prescott
0435 528 872

Director: Matthew McManus
Sydney Spring Nationals
Oct 17-25Multi Event
Tomaree Bridge Club Inc
Chris Ledingham
02 4981 5270

Director: John McIlraith
Congress Swiss Pairs
Oct 27 (Sat)Pairs
36 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Congress Teams
Oct 28 (Sun)Teams
36 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA - NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111
Spring Teams (incorporating the State Open Teams Metropolitan Final)
Oct 28 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
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
Mudgee Bridge Club (The)
Marelle Irvine
0407 730 996
Swiss Pairs
Nov 3 (Sat) 9:30 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Teams
Nov 4 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Tumbarumba Bridge Club
Marg Wittich
0428 273 402

Director: Ed Barnes
Congress Swiss Pairs
Nov 3 (Sat) 11:00 AMPairs
34 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Congress Teams
Please let us know if you have special dietary requirements. Online payment is now available and preferred. Please transfer funds to Tumbarumba Bridge Club BSB 633000 Acc No 139 940 415
Nov 4 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
34 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Parramatta Bridge Club
Margaret East
02 9639 1364

Director: Matthew McManus
Foundation Day Teams
Nov 4 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus (TBC)
State Mixed Teams
Nov 5-19 7:30 PMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Finesse
Greg Eustace
02 9596 1423

Director: Greg Eustace
Terrigal Pairs
Nov 5-9Pairs
14 tables

ABF
Jane Rasmussen
02 6239 2265

Director: Matthew McManus
2019 Australian Open Team Playoff
Nov 10-15Teams
Armidale Bridge Club
Ian Price (TBC)
0432 153 294

Director: Trevor Strickland (TBC)
Teams
Nov 10-11 10:15 AMTeams
16 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
Southern Highlands Bridge Club
Alison Minchin & Craig Curry
02 4868 3738

Director: John McIlrath
Entries to:
27th Annual Congress Swiss Pairs
Nov 10 (Sat) 9:45 AMPairs
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
27th Annual Congress Teams
Nov 11 (Sun) 9:45 AMTeams
40 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Closed
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111
Women's Teams of Three
Enter as a Team of Three or as an individual to meet and learn from new like minded women. An experienced mentor will play with each member and coach the team. A standard Systems Card is provided for optional use. Standard Systems Card
NOTE: Entries close 8 November, 2018
Nov 11 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams of Threewww.nswba.com.au
Open
BAWA - Mandurah
Allison Stralow
Golden West Swiss Pairs
Nov 16-18Pairs
Illawarra Bridge AssociationState Novice and Restricted Teams
Nov 17-18Teamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Manly Leagues Bridge Club
Carolyn Dowling
0414 355 355

Director: John McIlrath
Margaret Smith Memorial Teams
Nov 18 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
36 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA - NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
State Open Pairs Championship
Nov 24-25 10:30 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Spring Swiss Pairs
Nov 25 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
Schaufelberger Teams
Nov 26 - Dec 17 7:30 PMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
ABF - Tweed Heads
Ray Ellaway

Director: Matthew McManus
Grand National Open Teams Finals
Nov 30 - Dec 3Multi Event
December - 2018
NSWBA - Statewide
Office Manager
02 9264 8111
State Under 100MP Finals
Dec 2 (Sun)Pairs
Wollstonecraft Bridge Club
Nick Hughes
02 9387 6175

Director: Nick Hughes
Swiss Pairs
Dec 2 (Sun) 10:00 AMPairs
20 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
ABF
Jane Rasmussen
02 6239 2265

Director: Matthew McManus
2019 Australian Team Seniors’ and Women’s Playoffs
Dec 8-13Teams
NSWBA - NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111
State Youth Championships Pairs
Dec 8 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairswww.nswba.com.au
Open
State Youth Championships Teams
Dec 9 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeamswww.nswba.com.au
Open
Central Coast Bridge Club
Stephanie Mathews
0421 827 323
Summer Teams
Dec 9 (Sun) 9:30 AMTeams
50 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
NSWBA - NSWBA
Office Manager
02 9264 8111

Director: Matthew McManus
John Arkinstall State Open Teams Finals
Dec 14-16 7:00 PMTeams
Trumps Bridge Centre
Derrick Browne
02 9969 5959

Director: Nick Hughes
Festival of Bridge Swiss Pairs
Dec 26 (Wed) 10:00 AMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Festival of Bridge Gourmet Pairs
Dec 27 (Thu) 1:30 PMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Festival of Bridge One-session Pairs
Dec 27 (Thu) 7:30 PMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Festival of Bridge Gourmet Pairs
Dec 28 (Fri) 1:30 PMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Festival of Bridge Gourmet Individual
Dec 28 (Fri) 7:30 PMIndividual
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Festival of Bridge Festival Pairs
Dec 29 (Sat) 10:00 AMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Festival of Bridge Australian Bridge Teams
Dec 30 (Sun) 10:00 AMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Festival of Bridge Open & Restricted Pairs
Dec 31 (Mon) 10:00 AMPairs
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Festival of Bridge Festival Teams
Jan 1 (Tue) 1:30 PMTeams
32 tables
www.nswba.com.au
Open
Finesse
Greg Eustace
02 9596 1423

Director: Greg Eustace
New Years Eve Pairs
Dec 30 - Jan 3Pairs
15 tables