Upcoming events

September mini lesson

The Tuesday mini lessons have a short presentation on a specific topic followed by a supervised session.   The September lesson is scheduled for the 25th, but this may be cancelled if there is a clash with the beginners’ course.   NOTE :   this lesson has now been cancelled

Fiske September advanced lesson

Fiske’s September lesson will be held on Wednesday 26th on the topic “slam cue bidding”.   This is a two hour lesson commencing at 10.00 am.   For more information see Slam cue bidding.

Drought relief

We have heard on the news about the severe drought in the east.   The ABF is raising money to assist drought affected farmers.   The Nedlands club will be supporting this effort by running the Saturday October 6 session as a special red point event, normal table money but players are asked to give an additional $5 donation.

3 day spring congress

This congress runs from 12th to 14th October.   There are pairs events on Friday and Saturday with a teams competition on Sunday.   Enter via the BAWA web site.    For further details see 2018 3 DAY CONGRESS.

October mini lesson

The Tuesday mini lessons have a short presentation on a specific topic followed by a supervised session.   The October lesson will be on the 30th and will be on the topic responder rebids.

Fiske October advanced lesson

Fiske’s October lesson will be held on the 31st on the topic “test your declarer play”.   This will be a two hour lesson commencing at 10.00 am.   For more information see Declarer play.    

Mixed pairs

Come along all mixed pairs and give the event a go.   Non-mixed pairs may enter but will not be eligible for the trophy.   This is  two week event running on the 3rd and 10th of November.   Enter in the book at the club or by clicking here.

Melbourne Cup day

On Melbourne Cup day the club has a special event that combines bridge, watching the race and a sumptuous lunch.   For catering purposes you need to enter your name in the book at the club or by clicking here.   The date for the cup is November 6th.   For more information click Melbourne Cup.

Third intermediate course

This course will run for four weeks on Wednesdays from November 7 to 28.    The topic is “Bidding conventions”.   The specific topics to be covered are

  • November 7 – Stayman – exactly when should you use it?
  • November 14 – Simple transfers – improve your responses to 1NT and 2NT.
  • November 21 – Reverse bids – and important part of every bidding system.
  • November 28 – More about doubles – make more use of this important bid.

All players are welcome.

Club teams championship

Form a team and compete with other club members for a spot on the honour board.    This is an all day event to be held on November 24.   Enter in the book at the club or by clicking here.

 

November mini lesson

The Tuesday mini lessons have a short presentation on a specific topic followed by a supervised session.   The November lesson will be on the 27th and will be on the topic of Michaels cue bids – simple bids of the opponent’s suit to show two-suited hands.