Voices across Victoria
This area is for clubs and bridge players across Victoria to promote events, share stories and for news about bridge in Victoria. Please submit material for publication to [email protected]
The World Bridge Federation (WBF), out of the Marketing & Communication committee, is conducting a survey exploring what types of leisure activities people do and why. The survey is aimed primarily at bridge players, but we’re interested in what friends of bridge players think too. The results will help the WBF get a better understanding … Continue reading “WBF Leisure Activities Survey”
On the afternoon of Wednesday, November 15th, Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Margaret Gardner AC, Governor of Victoria, graciously hosted 160 bridge players from across the state in the beautiful State Ballroom. Players representing over 65 bridge clubs, from Warrnambool in the west, to Gippsland in the east and various clubs in north-eastern Victoria all … Continue reading “Bridge in the Ballroom at Government House”
Moonee Valley Bridge Club are running beginner lessons commencing February 2024. Daytime classes commence 10:00 am Monday 12th February 2024 and the evening classes start at 7:15pm Tuesday 20th February. The Beginner Basics 1 course runs for 10 weeks and includes a textbook and membership of the club. Venue: Moonee Valley Bridge Club 2A Pattison … Continue reading “Beginner Lessons in Moonee Valley (Feb 2024)”
Over the weekend of Nov 4th & 5th the Pennant (State OpenTeams Championship) semi-final and final were held. In the final the Thomson team of Ben Thompson, David Beckett, Neil Ewart , Rob Fruewirth, Bill Jacobs overcame the 2022 winners from Geelong Stephen Lester , Doug Newlands, Denny Newland, Arthur Robbins by 122-59.
Julette Alexander, a long term member of the Victorian Bridge community passed away on November 3rd. Julette represented Victoria at the ANC on a number of occasions and was part of the winning Victorian Womens Team at the 1986 and 1987 Australian National Championships. Her funeral will be at 2:00 pm Monday November 6th at … Continue reading “Vale Julette Alexander”
Enjoy the Bridge Victoria Bulletin. It contains a wealth of information about bridge in Victoria, tricky hands and results both here and for our international representatives. Click Here to download or read.
We are pleased to announce that Laurie Kelso will be running a Director’s Course, hosted by the Geelong Bridge Club, on the weekend of November 11th & 12th. Saturday Nov 11th – Directors Introductory Course – For those with no directing experience, where Laurie will cover the basics every director should know. Sunday Nov 12th – Developing Directors … Continue reading “Director Training in Geelong”