8 April to 10 April 2023
Windy Hill Social Club, Cnr Napier St & Brewster St, Essendon, Victoria
Generous cash and other prizes in both divisions.

Championship: Players rated 1300 or above or reaching 1300 in the six months period prior to the championship have the option to play in this section.
Plate: Players rated under 1300.
Format:
24 games - 8 games Saturday, 9 Sunday, 7 Monday.
Australian rules, free challenge, 25 min games
CSW19 reference (Note: Not WESPA-rated)
Tight Australian Draw (see article by Paul Richards in the December 2022 edition of Across The Board)

Entry fee: $150 Includes morning & afternoon teas.
More details and entry form available at scrabble.org.au/events/23AUS/flyer.html where there is information about submitting your entry and payment.
All players must register by 8.30am at the venue on 8 April and be ready to start play by 9am. If you are running late you must ring an emergency number below.
Lunch can be purchased in Windy Hill Club's bistro or nearby shops.
Enquiries:
Carol Johnsen caroljscrabble@gmail.com , 0476 639 195
Emergency phone numbers during tournament:
James Gunner (Tournament Director) 0401 348 822
Carol Johnsen 0476 639 195
History
The Australian Championship has been held every year since 1986 (except for 2020).
Further details