Moonee Valley Bridge Club Incorporated
Moonee Valley Bridge Club Incorporated

The Member Handbook 2017 includes the Calendar, Member names & phone numbers and other club information. Available free of charge at the Club.

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Committee 2017-2018

President: Jan Lonergan

Vice President: Ian Williams

Treasurer: Bruce Headey

Secretary: Beverly Jenkin

Ordinary Committee Members: Gordon McRobert, Graham Morris, Cath Morrison, Myrna Saunders, Paul Sidebottom

One-off Lessons

Lessons for novice / intermediate players $10

and for all regular players wanting to improve.

Lessons with Martin Willcox and Michael Halfpenny

Cue bidding Wednesday 21st Feb 10am & Fri 23rd Feb 7pm

Splinters Wed 14th March 10am and Fri6th March 7pm

Declarer play in NT  Wed 11th April 10am & Fri 13th April 7pm

Bridgemate results at end of hand

The results for each hand are being excluded from the Bridgemates for a trial period from 1st December, 2017 to 1st March, 2018. A new plebiscite may be held in February to see whether we continue or change back.


The Club has an extensive library of bridge books with nearly 800 titles.

These books are kept in the library, and may be borrowed at any time.

To borrow a book, simply make your choice and write your name, the date and the book number in the register kept in the library.

Loans are generally for 2 weeks, although an extended loan time may be arranged by contacting John Ashkar.

Any enquires regarding books should be directed to John Ashkar on 9337 5259

Click here to view the Library Index.

Charity Day Mon 12th March 12 noon

On Labour Day, Monday 12th March we are holding a charity bridge day for members with lunch at 12:00 then bridge commencing at 1:30.

Director's fees are being donated. We are getting donations to provide a good raffle for members with low cost to the club. Members are helping with lunch - refer entry sheet in club rooms.

The lunch and bridge costs you only $15 plus of course your choice of raffle tickets and voluntary donations.

It's all in aid of Scope Australia.

There is no bridge that holiday Monday evening.

Laws of Duplicate Bridge

click here to see WBF Laws

Rules of Association
Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012

click here

News Page

This page has information and news of interest to the members. For a full list of forthcoming events, see "Calendar" on the menu and for a list of results see "Results".

Club Signage Update
Club Signage Update
Last updated : 27th Nov 2017 17:00 ESTA
Social Bridge

Social Bridge. Always 1st Friday of month at 1:00 pm with Lisa

Last updated : 13th Sep 2017 15:18 ESTA
Thank You to Outgoing Committee Members
Thank You to Outgoing Committee Members

The outgoing president, Peter Hill, thanked outgoing members John Ashkar, Marianne Fridell, Judy Larsen, Michael Halfpenny, Jim Naughtin and Martin Willcox for their commitment to the club and its administration. Peter welcomed the new committee (see Home Page).

Last updated : 16th Aug 2017 14:46 ESTA
Australian Prostate Cancer Research

click here to visit the website

Last updated : 8th Mar 2017 15:06 EADT
Australian Bridge National Magazine

Did you know that the magazines are available for borrowing from our club library?

Includes the International and Australian Calendars.

Last updated : 13th Dec 2016 09:55 EADT
the NeuRA magazine/newsletter

click here for issues

Last updated : 16th Oct 2016 15:56 EADT
Dirty Hands (The New Yorker 7 March 2016)

An article that might interest you. Thanks, Paul.

Last updated : 20th Sep 2016 10:03 ESTA

Check out the new books in the library but please use the "borrowed/returned" book to record library loans.

Last updated : 29th Jun 2016 16:31 ESTA
MVBC Pen Refills

Has your prize MVBC pen run out of ink. You can buy a refill at the newsagent, Officeworks etc.

Last updated : 14th Jan 2016 20:38 EADT

click here to visit the website

Last updated : 6th Nov 2015 11:04 EADT
A Simplified Bidding System

Based on Standard American Yellow Card and shared with members by David.

Last updated : 2nd May 2015 21:31 ESTA
Vu-Bridge Beginner's Corner

Vu-Bridge (ACOL version)
choosen by the EBU!

Read more about the English Bridge Education Department and FREE V-Blue for all EBUTA Teachers: Click here

Saturday January 30th, 2016:
Careful Play by Paul Bowyer

Click here to play

V-Blue - The beginners e-newsletter: 20 hands to play every two weeks - ACOL and Standard American versions available

Vu-Bridge Hand of the Week

New: Vu-Bridge Defender
Try sample hands: Click here

Saturday, January 30th, 2016:
Diamonds, again! By David Bird

Click here to play this hand

V-Green e-Newsletter: improve your Bridge skills - all levels