The Member Handbook includes the calendar of special events, member names & phone numbers and other club information. Available free of charge at the club.
Moonee Valley Bridge Club Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday 12th August 2019 at 7.00 p.m. in the Clubhouse.
(Draft minutes of the 2018 AGM posted.)
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:
BSB 633 000
Reference: Surname and ABF number
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.
click here to see WBF Laws
Changes to dates for Nationwide Pairs events:
From 16th June to 23rd June
From 15th September to 22 September
From 15th December to 22nd December.
All other dates as in Program.
To look up club events, ABF events, Victorian Congress events and previous year events go to the Bridge Unlimited link on Useful Links page.
To check latest masterpoints visit the Australian Bridge Federation (ABF) website
www.abfmasterpoints.com.au (click here)
Players - Masterpoints Lookup
Any player wishing to organise a bridge partner should contact John Ashkar.
John can be reached on 9337 5259
2019 Inaugural Super Congress (bonus red points)
Congress Convenor: Gordon McRobert
Saturday 1 June: Open Swiss Pairs
Saturday 1 June: Restricted Swiss Pairs (under 300 MPs on 31/12/2018)
Sunday 2 June: Teams
Monday 3 June: Matchpoint Pairs
The club is keen to have less experienced players at the congress - there will be awards for novice players on all days.
Bank transfer before 30 May 2019 - $48 per person for each event
BSB 633 000 A/c 162198956 A/c Name Moonee Valley Bridge Club
Cash on the day $50 per person for each event
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
For information, enrolment forms or to confirm your place, contact Jenny Date Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Home: 9326 0582 Mobile: 0407933772 or Gordon McRobert 0434070411
A. Beginners' Classes and Supervised Play
Bridge Basics 1
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
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:
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.
The next committee meeting is Monday 17th June at 6:00 pm in the library.
The ABF Members Travel Insurance Policy application and information is on the website.
1 March 2019 to 1 March 2020
Other services are available.
Click here for more information.
For results click on the picture of the Bridgemate. For social information check out the "News" page.
The Bridge Club is a member of Moonee Valley Sporting Club at Ormond Park
2a Pattison St, Moonee Ponds 3039
Only financial Club members are eligible to win the MVBC Club Championships.
MVBC Pairs Championship - April 1, 8, 15
1st: McRobert, Gordon and Ranasinghe, Thilak
2nd: Murphy, Des and Samuels, David
3rd: Geyer, Bob and Lovrecz, George
MVBC Teams Event (cancelled due to lack of entries)
MVBC Restricted Pairs Championship <300 - May 13, 20, 27 at 1:00pm
1st: Saunders, Myrna and Butcher, Molly
2nd: Shanks, Gill and Halfpenny, Michael
3rd: Campbell, Colin and Roche, Vivienne