To download/view the minutes from the August 2018 committee meeting please click the menu item Committee Meeting Minutes. The next meeting will be Friday 5th October at the new time of 10am.
Important events coming up over the next weeks:
♦ Thursday 27th September - Supervised Bridge 1-4pm Bairnsdale
♦ Saturday 6th October - Nationwide Pairs 19 Bairnsdale
9th October - Anne Den Houting Birthday, Red Lakes Entrance
17th/24th October - Club Championship Teams Paynesville
♦ Saturday 19th October - Nationwide Pairs 20 Bairnsdale
♦ 20th/21st October - Bairnsdale Congress
31st October - Open & Restricted Paynesville
♦ Saturday 3rd November - Nationwide Pairs Bairnsdale
♦ Monday 5th November - Melbourne Cup Eve
♦ Tuesday 6th November - At Bairnsdale Cup Day
♦ 9th/16th November - Red Point Teams Event Bairnsdale
10th/11th November - South Gippsland Congress
13th/20th November - Red Point Presidents Pairs Lakes Entrance
♦ Saturday 17th November - Nationwide Pairs Bairnsdale
28th November - Open & Restricted Paynesville
BEST AUGUST MONDAY PLAYER
Christa Riedacher 64.85%
BEST AUGUST FRIDAY PLAYERS
Trish Brown & Dot Lawrence 59.43%
BEST AUGUST SATURDAY PLAYERS
Chris Heesom & Robynne Owen 57.24%
Congratulations to the following members who have achieved Rank Promotions :
Pat Stewart - Graduate Master
Noel Moline - Local Master
To view more photos, please click on menu item to the left to select the picture gallery you wish to view
Picturing L-R Tony Peck, Joan Perry , Helen Newna, Angela Crunden, Alison Farthing (BBC teacher), Martin Coull
Congratulations to the winners of the Bairnsdale event of the Australian Wide Novice Pairs competition.
President Ann Gibbs with the winners Bill and Heather Cornwall.
Congratulations to the winners of the Riviera Teams competition.
Christa Riedacher, Maureen Hack, Dawn Wallace, Tim Watford with the shield and engraved pens
President Ann Gibbs presenting Michael Nelson from Changing Lanes with a cheque. Changing Lanes is a program working with young people in East Gippsland who are considered to be at risk.
Kerry Haywood with her day class graduation group.
Jim Shanahan, Megan Nash, Gary Wilesmith, Kerry Haywood (Teacher BBC), Tony Peck, Jane Griffin, Paul Brooks, Jo Ann Camera, Ann Patterson
Absent Dawn Bills
Congratulations to the winners of the Winter Pairs competition:
N/S Dot Lawrence and Trish Brown (left), E/W Joan Courtemanche and Libby Thomson (right). Pictured with David Winter (middle) who presented them with the shield.
The Winter pairs are held in memory of David's parents Luba and John, who played across our local clubs for many years. Thank you David for sharing some of your parents stories with us and providing a lovely lunch, morning and afternoon tea.
Congratulations to the Winners of the Open Pairs competition:
Ron Wilson (left) and Dot Lawrence (right). Pictured with President Ann Gibbs (middle) who presented them with engraved pens.
Congratulations to the Winners of the Restricted Pairs competition:
Nick Nadebaum (left) and Robyn Owen (right). Pictured with President Ann Gibbs (middle) who presented them with the Jan Sharp Annual Restricted Trophy.