Nelson Bridge Club
Everyone is Welcome. Established in 1954.

If you require a partner, please use our find a partner feature.

Our next the Women's Pairs sponsored by Belinda Fletcher is on 6th April 2024.


Starting Monday 8th April 2024 at 7pm, a series of new lessons will start on Monday nights.

See the lessons tab for more information.

Friday Winter
Dorothy Clark Cup Mon/Tues
Senior Individual 5
Mordaunt Pairs
Simplicity Funerals Nelson Open Pairs
Mon 17th June 2024
Intermediate Championship Pairs
Tue 18th June 2024
Championship Pairs
Wed 19th June 2024
Mentoring Session
Thu 20th June 2024
Dorothy Clark Cup Mon/Tues
Fri 21st June 2024
Friday Winter
Sat 22nd June 2024
Mon 24th June 2024
Intermediate Championship Pairs
Tue 25th June 2024
Championship Pairs
Release 2.19q


The Club is located at 21 Haven Road, Nelson,  New Zealand.

Our phone number is +64 3 548 1999 .

For more Information click Where and When we play 

Sita Monaghan
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Sita Monaghan - A Bridge player par excellence








Sita with her 2006 trophy

























Thank you, Sita, for agreeing to this interview. Sita is known by all for her gracious manners and her smiling welcome at the bridge table. She is always calm and helpful, sending happy opposition on their way, usually having taken a large plus score from them. ..........

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Bridge is the best card game there is!

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Bridge is a game about skills.


 It doesn't matter what cards you get, it is about how well you play them.


You play against other people who have the same cards. The one who makes the most tricks with these cards wins. 

NBS Open Teams 2024

Nelson Open Teams Results 9th March 2024

Kevin with the winning teams

1st in Hearts and 1st overall: Adnams Team



Martin Thompson, Justine Thompson, Vicki Adnams & Diane Donnelly


Spades section

1st in Spades & 2nd overall: Guy Team




Steve Gray, Lindsey Guy, Kathryn Brookes & Pamela Dravitzki


2nd in Spades & 3rd overall: Fechney Team


Maurice Carter, Barbara Fechney, Ann Baker & Chris Marshall


3rd in Spades & 4th overall: Turner Team



Doug Elliott, Helen Barker, Chris Turner & Anne Shearer

Hearts section

2nd place: Armstrong Team

Julia Armstrong, Jo Conway, David Cook & Kat Byrne


3rd Place: Robinson Team


Sydney Lo, Miranda Lo, Helen Robinson & Jessica le Bas

Congratulations to the winners! and a big thank you to our sponsor NBS!