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Welcome to Sunshine Coast Bridge Club.

Christmas Party 2016: The 2016 Christmas Party was held on Saturday 3rd December. Nearly 100 members enjoyed food and entertainment, and many stayed for a a game of bridge in the afternoon.

Many thanks to Janice and John as chief organisers of the entertainment, and Fay and her team of helpers in the kitchen.

More pics on our Photos page. See more... [posted Sat 3-Dec-16]


President's Trophy 2016: The 2016 President''s Trophy was help in November, with 32 pairs contending. Winners (pictured left with president John Stacey) were Tony Walford and Wilma Hiddins. Second place went to Ken Rogers and Gus Connolly.

This event is scored on a handicap basis too, and handicap winners were Arch Morrison and Ann Mellings with second place on handicap going to John and Fran Stuart. [posted Sun 20-Nov-16]


2017 subs now due: Annual subscriptions are now due for renewal. Home members pay $45 which includes ABF and QBA levies, and Away members pay $15. Payment by direct credit is the preferred option (BSB 734-243 Account Number 578723) otherwise cheque or cash at the Club is fine. [posted Sat 19-Nov-16]


Pro-Am - Spring 2016: The spring Pro-Am was held on Tuesday 8 November, with 24 Pro and Am partnerships playing in a Mitchell movement. Pictured from left are winners NS Pauline Clayton and Rosemary Crowley and EW Gary Petterson and Joan Coughlan.

The Club runs Pro-Ams twice a year, on a Tuesday in spring and on a Thursday in autumn. Each partnership is made up of an Am with fewer than 50 masterpoints, and a Pro. Pro-Am partnerships must not have played together on more than two occasions in the last six months. [posted Mon 7-Nov-16]


Club Renovations: Renovations are now complete, and everything s looking great. A big thank you to the Committee and especially to Peter Lewis who project-managed the whole undertaking.

More pics here, taken Wednesday. [posted Wed 2-Nov-16]


Graded Teams Congress: The 2016 Graded teams Congress was held on 29 May. The A Grade was won by the Touton team (Ryan Touton, Ken Dawson, Richard Touton and Andy Slater, pictured right) and the B Grade was won by Matthews team (Therese Matthews, Richard Walsh, Kate Balmano, and Andrea Smith). A record 34 teams entered, nearly double last year's event. Thanks to all those who helped in the kitchen and with the congress generally. [posted Sun 29-May-16]


Pairs Championship: The 2016 Pairs Championship was played 9//16/23 May and was won by Drew Dunlop and George Kruz, pictured left with runners-up Geoff Olsen and Chris Palmer.

The event was run over 3 sessions and consisted of an all-play-all barometer. See more... [posted Mon 23-May-16]


Qld Senior Teams 2016: The Qld Senior Teams 2016 was held on the weekend of 6-7 February 2016 and was won by Brisbane team of John and Ivy Luck, Ralph Parker and Paul Hookyas.

The event was contested by 26 teams from all over south-east Queensland. See more... [posted Sat 6-Feb-16]


Restricted Pairs Competition: The Restricted Pairs was held in October, and was won this year by Joan Coughlan and Trish Merefield picture here with committee member Fay Stanton.The competition is run every year and is open to all members with fewer than 150 masterpoints. [posted Wed 14-Oct-15]


New web site front page: Welcome to the new look web site. Our front page has being converted to a dynamic log of happenings at the club, so don't forget to have a glance through the new items when visiting the site.

Don't forget about the President's Update available from our Breaking News column on the right hand side of this page. This bulletin comes out usually once a week, and reports happenings within our Management Committee and Club generally. [posted Mon 13-Jul-15]


About our Club: The Sunshine Coast Contract Bridge Club is one of the top bridge clubs on Queensland's Sunshine Coast, and is centrally located at Buderim (see Google Maps - enter via Syd Lingard Drive). Nestled amongst tall gums, adjacent to the sports complex in Elizabeth Daniels Park, it is easily accessible from all parts of the Sunshine Coast, and has plenty of parking. [posted Thu 1-Jan-15]


      
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