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The Member Handbook includes the calendar of special events, member names & phone numbers and other club information. Available free of charge at the club.

Membership Fees

Membership fees are due by 28 February each year. Home Club Member $50; Non-home Club Member $25.

If paying by cash or cheque please complete the membership renewal envelope available at the club, put the cash/cheque in the envelope and give to the director.

If paying by Electronic Funds Transfer use the details:

Bendigo Bank

BSB 633 000

Account 162198956

Reference: Surname and ABF number 

Partnership Organiser

Any player wishing to organise a bridge partner should contact John Ashkar.

John can be reached on 9337 5259

Regular Duplicate Sessions

Mondays 1:00 pm and 7.30 pm

Tuesdays 1.00 pm, 7.15 pm Beginners

Wednesdays 7.30 pm

Thursdays 9.30 am, 1.00 pm Duplicate and Beginners (Supervised)

Friday (first Friday of the month) Social Bridge 1.00 pm

Sundays 1.30 pm

Bridge Education

Bridge Classes

For information, enrolment forms or to confirm your place,  contact Jenny Date Email: jennydate@optusnet.com.au Home: 9326 0582 Mobile: 0407933772 or Gordon McRobert 0434070411

A. Beginners' Classes and Supervised Play

     Bridge Basics 1

  • 6 sessions for $80.00 followed by 1 session of supervised play.
  • A text book is supplied, plus tea or coffee.
  • Fee is payable on enrolment. Non-refundable once the course has started.
  • Tuesday evenings over 7 weeks, 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm (next dates to be confirmed).
  • Sessions will be held at the Moonee Valley Sporting Club, at 2a Pattison St., Moonee Ponds (Melways Map 29A8)
  • To confirm your place, please complete the enrolment form accessible in the menu on this page (Bridge Class Enrolment), and return by mail or email to jennydate@optusnet.com.au
  • Online payment can be made to BSB 633 000, a/c 162 198 956, adding your name and LESSONS as a reference.

In between Bridge Basics 1 and Bridge Basics 2 there will be 4 or more weekly sessions of optional small group supervised play to reinforce the learning from previous classes.

     Bridge Basics 2

  • 5 sessions for $60.00 (4 classes followed by 1 session of supervised play).
  • Topics include pre-emptive bids, artificial bids and slam bidding.
  • Tuesday evenings over 5 weeks, 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm from 1st October 2019 to 29 October 2019.
  • Online payment can be made to BSB 633 000, a/c 162 198 956, adding your name and LESSONS as a reference.

B. Small Group Reinforced Learning through Play and Hand Analysis

7 sessions for $70

These sessions offer support in small groups (eight players) and are suitable for those who have been attending Beginners Duplicate or any of our regular duplicate sessions and who wish to:

  • review and revise their practice so they can iron out any problems,
  • identify and replace inappropriate bidding or play through reflection and discussion and
  • improve their overall bidding and play.

Includes tea, coffee and hand record.

Sessions will be held at the Moonee Valley Sporting Club, at 2a Pattison St., Moonee Ponds (Melways Map 29A8)

Online payment can be made to BSB 633 000, a/c 162 198 956, adding your name and LESSONS as a reference.

C. Ongoing Beginners' Duplicate Sessions.

  • Every Tuesday at 7.15 p.m. and Thursday afternoon at 1.00 p.m.
  • More time to play hands.
  • Participants can refer to their notes and ask the Director for advice any time during the session.
Committee Meetings
Our Website

For results click on the picture of the Bridgemate. For social information check out the "News" page.

Club Champions

Only financial Club members are eligible to win the MVBC Club Championships.

Competition Results

Eddie Karen Teams Cup Sept 19

1. Team 2. John Puusepp, Judith Hale, Margaret Wilson, Roger Dalton

2. Team 11, Gillian Campbell, Maureen Anderson, Christine Sroka, Jocelyn Maddox

3. Team 12, Jim Stewart, Michael Southern, Hilary Keefe, Bronwyn Simmonds

 

MVBC Daytime Pairs Championshp October 2019

1st John Ashkar & John Farrall

2nd Thilak Ranasinghe & George Lovrecz

3rd Ian Muir & Lyndon Sanderson

 

Calendar
Wed 13th November 2019
MVBC Teams Championship Shield (1 of 3)
7:30pm
Sun 17th November 2019
Nationwide Pairs
1:30pm
Tue 19th November 2019
F & G Van de Wetering Friendship Shield
1:00pm
Wed 20th November 2019
MVBC Teams Championship Shield (2 of 3)
7:30
Thu 21st November 2019
Butler Pairs
9:30am
Wed 27th November 2019
MVBC Teams Championship Shield (3 of 3)
7:30pm
Mon 2nd December 2019
Speed Bridge Competition
7:30pm
Tue 3rd December 2019
Christmas Novice Pairs <50 MPs book online
7:30pm
Mon 9th December 2019
Christmas Party
6:00pm
Mon 9th December 2019
Christmas Duplicate
7:30pm