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The next meeting will be Friday 1st of March at 10am.

The minutes from the January committee meeting are now available for downloading by clicking on the menu item "Committee Meeting Minutes" (above left)

The minutes from the AGM are now available for downloading by clicking on the menu item "Other documents"

Important events coming up over the next weeks:

Tuesday February 26 10.30am - Annual Meeting Lakes Entrance

 Saturday March 2 - Nationwide Pairs Bairnsdale

Wednesday March 6 - Betty Dawson Teams Red Triathlon 1 Paynesville

Tuesday March 12 - Alicia Thomson Teams Red Lakes Entrance

 Saturday March 9 & 16 - Open & Restricted Pairs Red Bairnsdale

 Friday March 15 - Nationwide Pairs Bairnsdale

Wednesday March 27 - Open & Restricted in Paynesville

 Friday April 5 - Winter Pairs hosted by Paynesville in Bairnsdale

 Saturday April 6 - Nationwide Pairs in Bairnsdale

Saturday April 6/ Sunday April 7 - Sapphire Coast Congress in Merimbula, register online at the NSWBA site

Tuesday April 16 - Foundation Members Pairs Red in Lakes Entrance

 Saturday April 20 - Nationwide Pairs in Bairnsdale

Wednesday April 24 - Open & Restricted in Paynesville

Best Monthly Players
Best Monthly Players



David & Kerry Haywood 60.83%

Jean Macleod 60.28%

Libby Thomson 56.15%


Congratulations to the following members who have achieved Rank Promotions :

Angie Duddridge - Graduate Master

Nick Nadebaum - State Master

Phillip Goode - National Master

Kerry Haywood - Bronze Life Master


Welcome to the Bairnsdale Bridge Club - Duplicate Bridge Monday, Friday and Saturday
Bairnsdale Bridge Club
Bairnsdale Bridge Club

Bairnsdale Bridge Club runs duplicate bridge sessions on Monday evening 7.15pm, Friday 12.00 noon and Saturday 1.00pm. The club runs regular Nationwide Pairs as well as other red and gold point pairs and teams events. Table fees are $5 per player per session, $6 on Nationwide days. Tea and coffee provided all day, hot and savoury food provided on special event days and after play on Nationwide days. Come along and relax in a pleasant and comfortable atmosphere and enjoy a game of Bridge.

Session Times

A friendly reminder of the Bridge Session times for Bairnsdale.

Monday: 7.15pm

   Friday:   12.00noon

Saturday: 1.00pm

Please  arrive at least 10 minutes before play. If you know you will be late, phone the club on 51522258 and let someone know.

Presidents Pairs 1st/8th February 2019
Presidents Pairs 1st/8th February 2019

Congratulations to the winners of the Presidents Pairs competition:

Sandor Varga (left), Chris Watson (right), pictured with President Ann Gibbs (middle) who presented them with the shield.

Bridge Lessons

Bridge Lessons will start on Tuesday, 12th of February 2019 10am - 12.30pm for 8 weekly sessions at $10 per person/session. Please contact Alison on 51532863 and Kerry on 51525169 for details and enrolment.
The fees include a free booklet and membership for the year ($30) for the students who complete the course.

Bairnsdale Bridge Club Congress Sponsors

Please support our sponsors,

whom we sincerely thank for their generous support 

Bairnsdale Bridge Club Congress Sponsors
2019 Committee

The annual meeting of the Bairnsdale Bridge Club was held on 2nd of February 2019 and the following office bearers were elected -

President: Ann Gibbs
Vice President: Alison Farthing
Secretary: Jean Macleod
Treasurer: Brian Sampson
Masterpoint Secretary: Ann Gibbs
Mary Baldwin, Robin Cotton, Jenny Coverdale, Kerry Haywood, Margaret Hillier, Elaine Newcomen, Lou Pemberton, Christa Riedacher, Dawn Wallace

2019 Subscription fees

  are due now:
$30 for homeclub members and $20 for associate members

you need to be a financial member for the Presidents pairs

System Cards - Psyche Bidding

Bairnsdale Bridge Club By Laws (D General, 9.) state:

Psyche bidding will not be allowed at any bridge sessions in this club

Players of all levels are strongly encouraged to use a system card, players with complex bidding systems are required to use a system card at all times when playing in Bairnsdale

System cards can be of benefit to your partner, opponent and the Director and we would like to encourage everyone to use a system card.

Supervised Bridge

Supervised Bridge will resume after the Beginners lessons in 2019 with Alison for 8 sessions.

Need A Partner?
Need A Partner?

Jean Macleod - 51523176

Mon 25th February 2019
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
Fri 1st March 2019
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
Sat 2nd March 2019
Bairnsdale Nationwide Pairs 5
Bairnsdale GNOT Heat - Session 1
Bairnsdale GNOT Heat - Session 2
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session