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Tournament Calendar

Includes Club, State & key international events. Colour coded by State.

Rated tournaments in Australia are currently adjudicated according to Collins Scrabble Word List (CSW) word list or a computer-based equivalent available from Collins .

This calendar is usually updated weekly with the information supplied, last updated 22 October 2017, you may need to refresh the page to see latest information. Please check with State tournament calendars for confirmation, further or flyer details: NSW Qld Vic WA

Upcoming Tournaments to be Internationally Rated by WESPA


2017



State
Date Tournament & conditions Venue Contact Phone & e-mail
NSW
Sat
Oct 14
Spring Marathon
12 games
Club Burwood RSL
96 Shaftesbury Rd
George Khamis 0405 201 552
timemaker2@yahoo.com.au
Qld
Sat Oct 14
Oct Open
Bremer Waters
102A Moores Pocket Rd
Tivoli (nr Ipswich
Jeanette Hansen (07) 3813 5910
SA
Sat Oct 14
Registration 9-9:30am
October
6 games
SA Bridge Association
243 Young St
Unley
Antony Kimber
AntonyKimber@outlook.com
0487 122 347
Vic
Sat Oct 14
Check-in closes 9.45
Geelong
6 games, 25 mins pp
St Andrews Hall
cnr Sydney Pde & Sydney Ave
Marlene Ellis or
Carol Johnsen
(03) 5275 0363
0476 639 195
caroljscrabble@gmail.com
On the day: 0476 639 195
Qld
Sat Oct 21
12pm for 12.30 pm start
Townsville Mini
The Dalgety Julie Brice juliebrice@bigpond.com
0409 748 323
SA/Vic
Sat/Sun
Oct 21/22
Play commences 1pm Sat
SA/Vic Border Challenge
10 games, 25 min pp
"Vic & SA players only"
White Hart Hotel
55 Firebrace St, Horsham
Ph: (03) 5382 1231
Norma Fisher(Vic)
Paula Brown(SA)
0450 356 407
noray_2@bigpond.com
(08) 8358 0437
0421 521 367
NSW
Sun Oct 22
Scroker7
Private Address, Warrimoo
Lower Blue Mountains
Mark Smith 0408 461 807
clabbers@gmail.com
NSW
Sat Oct 28
Loftus Linguists Tourney
Private Address, Loftus
Pat Schuberg 0418 446 581
patttty@optusnet.com.au
SA
Sat Oct 28
Registration 12:15-12:30pm
Pub Tourney
5 games
Ed Castle Hotel
233 Currie St
Adelaide
Adam Kretschmer
0458 822 933
adam.kretschmer@yahoo.com
On the day: 0458 822 933
Tas
Sat & Sun
Oct 28 & 29
Tasmanian Championships
14 games
Adult Education Centre - B Block
8 Hutchins St
Kingston
Martin Rose
Martin@TheRoses.com
0427 664 342
NSW
Sun Oct 29
Empire Bay Mini (3)
MAX 1400 rating; 40 players
Empire Bay Progress Association Hall
1 Gordon Rd
Denise Smith
(02) 4365 5645
0411 817 624
rladms@bigpond.net.au
Qld
Sun
Oct 29
Redcliffe
Max 52 players
Redcliffe Bridge Club Rooms
2A Irene St
Wayne Willis
0415 572 017
kippa1955@bigpond.com
NSW
Sat-Sun
Nov 4-5
Nowra
Shoalhaven Ex-Servicemen's Club
Junction St, Nowra
Rodney Wallace
0412 931 780
rodneywallace@optusnet.com.au
World
Mon-Sun
Nov 6-12
WESPA Championship
formerly World Scrabble Championship

Nairobi
Kenya
by selection Dedicated website in Kenya
SA
Sat Nov 11
Registration 9-9:30am
November
6 games
SA Bridge Association
243 Young St
Unley
Antony Kimber
AntonyKimber@outlook.com
0487 122 347
Qld
Sunday
Nov 12
Tangara
35 Sussex St
West End
Roberta Tait

Karrin Henderson
0431 640 874
taitroberta@hotmail.com
kahendos@optusnet.com.au
On the day: 0431 640 874
Vic
Sun Nov 12
Check-in closes 9:30
FaNS
7 games, 25 mins pp
Box Hill Senior Citizens' Centre
79 Carrington Rd
Rob York
0417 512 535
tryerbrook@gmail.com
On the day: 0417 512 535
ACT
Sat & Sun
Nov 18 & 19
ACT Championships
16 games
Weston Community Hub
Cnr Gritten & Hilder Sts
John Hamilton
0400 650 349
jjhamilton5@gmail.com
NSW
Mon
Nov 20
Monday Round Robin
5 games
Collegians Rugby League Club
Flinders St, Wollongong
Rene Chelton (02) 4283 2442
rene.chelton@gmail.com
NSW
Sat & Sun
Nov 25 & 26
Central Coast Championship
Ourimbah RSL Club
6-22 Pacific Hwy
Sandra Elliott

Denise Smith
0410 438 525
sandee1@iinet.net.au
rladms@bigpond.net.au
SA
Sat Nov 25
Registration 12:15-12:30pm
Pub Tourney
5 games
Ed Castle Hotel
233 Currie St
Adelaide
Adam Kretschmer
0458 822 933
adam.kretschmer@yahoo.com
On the day: 0458 822 933
Qld
Sun Nov 26
Southport Southport RSL Club
Cnr Scarborough/Lawson Sts
Sandra Woolard
swoolard@bigpond.net.au
0418 610 414
Tas
Sun Nov 26
Ross
7 games
Ross Town Hall
Martin Rose
Martin@TheRoses.com
0427 664 342
NSW
Sat
Dec 2
Sutherland Shire
Club on East
East Parade
Sutherland
Ann Fiddler afiddler@bigpond.net.au
SA
Sat Dec 2

Check-in 9-9:30am
Fundraising tournament
6 games, 2 divisions
Seaford Ecumenical Mission
cnr Grand Blvd and Main St
Seaford Rise
Jane Taylor
(08) 8120 8736
jjsroadshow@gmail.com
0408 981 833
Vic
Sat Dec 2
Check-in closes 9.45
Sunbury
6 games, 25 mins pp
Ballcourt Hotel
60 Macedon St (cnr Jackson St)
Norma Fisher
(03) 9744 4540
noray_2@bigpond.com
On the day: 0450 356 407
NSW
Sat
Dec 9
Bundanoon Open
Bundanoon Primary School
Phillip St
John Hamilton
0400 650 349
jjhamilton5@gmail.com
SA
Sun Dec 10
Check-in by 12:30 pm
Adelaide Pub Scrabble Championship
9 games
Private Residence
(details provided on qualification)
Adam Kretschmer
adam.kretschmer@yahoo.com
On the day: 0458 822 933
Qld
Wed Dec 27 Last Chance Queen Alexandra Home
347 Old Cleveland Rd
Coorparoo
Martin Waterworth martinw7@gmail.com
On the day: 0438 457 566
SA
Wed Dec 27
Registration 9:30-10:00am
Christmas Leftovers
5 games
SA Bridge Association
243 Young St
Unley
Antony Kimber
AntonyKimber@outlook.com
0487 122 347
Vic
Sat Dec 30
Check-in closes 8.45
DECATHON
10 games; 22 mins pp; lagged draw
Box Hill Senior Citizens' Centre
79 Carrington Rd
Marj Miller
(03) 9850 2366
mjwm9@bigpond.com
On the day: 0416 177 951

2018



State
Date Tournament & conditions Venue Contact Phone & e-mail
NSW
Sun
Jan 7
JanBoree
Round Robin
TBA John Holgate 0413 168 548
john.holgate@ozemail.com.au
Qld
Sunday
Jan 14
Logan City Clovers
Queen Alexandra Home
347 Old Cleveland Rd
Coorparoo
Karrin Henderson
kahendos@optusnet.com.au
(07) 3133 3204
On the day: 0421 321 905
Qld
Saturday
Jan 20
January Jaunt AB
Private home
Runcorn
Karen Richards
karen.d.richards@gmail.com
On the day: (07) 3151 0495
NSW
Fri
Jan 26
Australia Day Open
Bankstown Sports Club
8 Greenfield Pde
George Khamis 0405 201 552
timemaker2@yahoo.com.au
NSW
Sat & Sun
Jan 27 & 28
City of Sydney International Masters Bankstown Sports Club
8 Greenfield Pde
Bob Jackman (02) 9456 2659
rjackman@ozemail.com.au
0400 226 541
NSW
Sat & Sun
Feb 3 & 4
Kempsey Cup Kempsey-Macleay RSL
York Lane
Don Hadley 0431 118 841
(02) 6567 4511
dh101187@gmail.com
NSW
Saturday
Feb 10
WORDS Summer Round Robin
Collegians Rugby League Club
Flinders St, Wollongong
Rene Chelton (02) 4283 2442
rene.chelton@gmail.com
NSW
Sat
Feb 24
Bomaderry
Bomaderry Bowling Club
154 Meroo St
Margaret Neal 0428 429 077
margcneal@bigpond.com
ACT
Thursday
Mar 29
Nationals Warm Up
Weston Creek Community Centre
Parkinson St, Weston
John Hamilton 0400 650 349
jjhamilton5@gmail.com
Aust
Sat-Mon
Mar 31 - Apr 2
Australian National Championship
Dedicated website

ANU Commons Function Centre
3 Rimmer St, Canberra, ACT
John Hamilton 0400 650 349
jjhamilton5@gmail.com
NSW
Sat/Sun
May 19/20
Ulladulla Championship
Milton-Ulladulla Ex-Servos' Club
Princes Highway, South Ulladulla
Gary Pollard
(02) 4456 5139
NSW
Saturday
June 16
WORDS Winter Tournament
Collegians Rugby League Club
Flinders St, Wollongong
Rene Chelton (02) 4283 2442
rene.chelton@gmail.com
Qld
Sat/Sun
Aug 25/26
Queensland Championships
Southport RSL Club
Cnr Scarborough/Lawson Sts
Wayne Willis

Martin Waterworth
kippa1955@bigpond.com
0415 572 017
(07) 3889 5313
martinw7@gmail.com
0438 457 566
On the day: 0438 457 566
Tournaments marked with * are held in New South Wales but more proximal to Queensland ASPA members, and are usually run with the assistance of ASPA (Qld)