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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 18 October 2018, 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

Upcoming Tournaments to be Internationally Rated by WESPA


2018



State
Date Tournament & conditions Venue Contact Phone & e-mail
SA
Sat Oct 6
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 6
Check-in closes 12:45
Saturday Session 7
5 games
St Gabrielís Primary School
237 Spring St, Reservoir
Nick Ivanovski
0412 175 251
nicksfbemail@gmail.com
On the day: 0412 175 251
ACT
Wed Oct 10
6pm start
Mid week #2
4 game open
Canberra Southern Cross Club
Corinna St, Philip, Woden
John Hamilton 0400 650 349
jjhamilton5@gmail.com
NSW
Sat
Oct 13
Spring Marathon Club Burwood RSL
96 Shaftesbury Rd
George Khamis 0405 201 552
timemaker2@yahoo.com.au
Vic
Sat Oct 13
Check in by 9:45 am
Victorian Country Championship
6 games
Open to ALL
Greyhound Racing Club
Cnr Rubicon & Sutton Sts
Redan, Ballarat
Venue change
Carol Johnsen
0476 639 195
caroljscrabble@gmail.com
On the day: 0476 639 195
Qld
Sun Oct 14 October Queen Alexandra Home
347 Old Cleveland Rd
Coorparoo
Olga Visser visser@optushome.com.au
(07) 3801 1362
on the day: 0401 884 511
Vic/SA
Sat/Sun
Oct 20/21
Play commences 1pm Sat
Vic/SA Border Challenge
10 games, 25 min pp
"Vic & SA players only"
White Hart Hotel
55 Firebrace St, Horsham
Ph: (03) 5382 1231
Carol Johnsen(Vic)
Paula Brown(SA)
0476 639 195
caroljscrabble@gmail.com
(08) 8358 0437
0421 521 367
NSW
Mon Oct 22
Registration 6:45-7pm
MONDAY EVENING
4 games
Collegians Rugby League Club
3a Charlotte St,Wollongong
Rene Chelton (02) 4283 2442
rene.chelton@gmail.com
On the day: 0412 451 587
SA
Sat Oct 27
Registration 11:15-11:30am
Pub Tourney
5 games
BarZaar
166 Unley Rd
Unley
Adam Kretschmer
0458 822 933
adam.kretschmer@yahoo.com
On the day: 0458 822 933
Vic
Sat Oct 27
Check-in closes 12:45
Saturday Session 8
5 games
St Gabrielís Primary School
237 Spring St, Reservoir
Nick Ivanovski
0412 175 251
nicksfbemail@gmail.com
On the day: 0412 175 251
NSW
Sun Oct 28
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 28
Redcliffe
Max 52 players
Redcliffe Bridge Club Rooms
2A Irene St
Trish Brighton
0402 736 532
brist@optusnet.com.au
NSW
Sat-Sun
Nov 3-4
Nowra
Shoalhaven Ex-Servicemen's Club
Junction St, Nowra
Rodney Wallace
0412 931 780
rodneywallace@optusnet.com.au
Tas
Sat & Sun
Nov 3 & 4
Tasmanian Championships
14 games
Adult Education Centre - B Block
8 Hutchins St
Kingston
Martin Rose
Martin@TheRoses.com
0427 664 342
ACT
Sat & Sun
Nov 10 & 11
ACT Championships
Canberra Southern Cross Club
Corinna St, Woden
John Hamilton
0400 650 349
jjhamilton5@gmail.com
Qld
Sun Nov 11 November Queen Alexandra Home
347 Old Cleveland Rd
Coorparoo
Olga Visser visser@optushome.com.au
(07) 3801 1362
on the day: 0401 884 511
Vic
Sun Nov 11
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
Int
Fri-Sun
Nov 16-18
Trans Tasman Challenge
by selection
Otago Bridge Club
100 Otaki St
Dunedin, New Zealand
also possible side tourneys - not selective
Carol Johnsen
Bob Jackman
caroljscrabble@gmail.com

rjackman@ozemail.com.au
SA
Sat Nov 17
Registration 9-9:30am
November
6 games
SA Bridge Association
243 Young St
Unley
Antony Kimber
AntonyKimber@outlook.com
0487 122 347
NSW
Mon Nov 19
Registration 6:15-6.30pm
MONDAY EVENING
5 games
Collegians Rugby League Club
3a Charlotte St,Wollongong
Rene Chelton (02) 4283 2442
rene.chelton@gmail.com
On the day: 0412 451 587
NSW
Sat & Sun
Nov 24 & 25
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
Qld
Sun Nov 25
Southport Southport RSL Club
Cnr Scarborough/Lawson Sts
Sandra Woolard
swoolard@bigpond.net.au
0418 610 414
SA
Sat Nov 24
Registration 11:15-11:30am
Pub Tourney
Season Launch
5 games
BarZaar
166 Unley Rd
Unley
Adam Kretschmer
0458 822 933
adam.kretschmer@yahoo.com
On the day: 0458 822 933
NSW
Sat
Dec 1
Sutherland Shire
Club on East
East Parade
Sutherland
Ann Fiddler (02) 9589 0128
afiddler@bigpond.net.au
Vic
Sat Dec 1
Check-in closes 9.45
Sunbury
6 games, 25 mins pp
Ballcourt Hotel
60 Macedon St (cnr Jackson St)
Norma Fisher
noray_2@bigpond.com
0450 356 407 & On the day
Int
Wed-Sun
Dec 5-9
Alchemist Cup
by selection
G Hotel Gurney
Penang, Malaysia
Michael Tang
caroljscrabble@gmail.com

alchemist9189@gmail.com dedicated website
Tas
Sat
Dec 8
Ross
7 games
Ross Town Hall
Martin Rose
Martin@TheRoses.com
0427 664 342
SA
Sun Dec 9
Play starts 12noon
Adelaide Pub Scrabble Championship
9 games
Private Residence
(details provided on qualification)
Adam Kretschmer
adam.kretschmer@yahoo.com
On the day: 0458 822 933
World
Thu-Sat
Dec 13-15
WESPA Youth Cup
formerly World Youth Scrabble Championship

Dubai
UAE
by selection
NSW
Sat
Dec 15
Bundanoon
Bundanoon Primary School
Phillip St
John Hamilton
0400 650 349
jjhamilton5@gmail.com
Qld
Thu Dec 27 Last Chance Queen Alexandra Home
347 Old Cleveland Rd
Coorparoo
Olga Visser visser@optushome.com.au
(07) 3801 1362
on the day: 0401 884 511
SA
Thu 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
NSW
Sun Dec 30 Scroker 9
Private Address, Warrimoo
Lower Blue Mountains
Mark Smith 0408 461 807
clabbers@gmail.com
Vic
Sun 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

2019



State
Date Tournament & conditions Venue Contact Phone & e-mail
Qld
Sunday
Jan 20
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
SA
Sat & Sun
Mar 9 & 10
Registration 8-8:30am
SA Championship
9/7 games
TBA Antony Kimber
AntonyKimber@outlook.com
0487 122 347
Aust
Sat-Mon
Apr 20-22
Australian National Championship
The Hellenic Club
Federal St
North Hobart, Tasmania
Martin Rose martin@theroses.com
World
Mon-Sat
Oct 21-26
WESPA Championship

Goa
India
by selection
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)