Promoting BRIDGE within Victoria
Fostering
interest in the game

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  • Ben Thompson into Australian Mixed Team

    Ben Thompson has just qualified for the Australian Mixed Team in the  Team’s playoff that has just concluded in Canberra.  The winning team was Mike Doecke (NPC-SA; Phil Markey and Lauren Travis (SA);  Ben Thompson (Vic)  playing with Renee Cooper (WA) ;  David Wiltshire and Sophie Ashton (NSW). Congratulations to Ben and his team

  • VBA Moving to Dendy

    The VBA is very pleased to announce that negotiations for our move to Dendy Park have been successfully completed. These complex negotiations with Dendy Park Bridge Centre, Brighton Bowling & Sporting Club and the Bayside Council took several months of work, notably by our Treasurer, Kim Hoff. The culmination of these negotiations means our move … Continue reading “VBA Moving to Dendy”

  • December 2022 VBA Bulletin now available

    The December 2022 VBA Bulletin is now available Click Here to download or read online.  Read news updates on Bridge, some informative hands by Dee Harley and some interesting regular columns and news.

Coming Competitions

  • Mixed and Unmixed MP Pairs (Online)

    This is a new club red point matchpoint pairs event this year.  Pairs can play in a mixed or unmixed partnership and there will be winners in both categories. Online on Real Bridge December 5, 12, 19

  • Christmas Teams

    Christmas Teams

    The last Wednesday night event of the year.  For 3 weeks on Dec 7th, 14th, 21st

  • Victorian Swiss Pairs

    Victorian Swiss Pairs State Championship – Wednesday Nights at VBA Nov 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th Enter Here

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SESSION TIMES

We are back to having a full program of Face-to-Face bridge at Poath Road and look forward to welcoming all members and visitors to the club.

Day
Session
Time
Director
Mon
Duplicate
11:00am
Cancelled until further notice
 
Club/State Competition
7:30pm
Online (Real Bridge)
Tues
Intermediate Lessons
9:30am
Mary Elson
 
Supervised Play
7:00pm - 9:30pm
Mary Elson
Wed
Supervised Play
9:30am
Mary Elson
 
Club /State Competition
7:30pm
Face to Face
Thur
Duplicate
11:00am
Andrew Macready-Bryan
Friday
Relaxed Duplicate
9:30am
Mary Elson
Sat
Duplicate
1:00pm
Val Daly

About us

The Victorian Bridge Association Limited is the governing body for Bridge in the State of Victoria. In addition the VBA runs a bridge club from its premises in Murrumbeena. It represents over 60 Affiliated Clubs and over 5000 players in Victoria and is actively involved in promoting the game of bridge throughout Victoria and fostering interest in the game. It organises and conducts championship and other tournaments and works with all interested parties to ensure the effective and efficient administration and promotion of bridge. The VBA aims to promote Bridge within Victoria by enabling: Advice and support to affiliated club; Directing and Teaching seminars; Mentoring and recruiting new directors and teachers; Assistance to new and emerging clubs; Starter Pack for newly affiliated clubs

ABF Member Benefits

  • Australian Bridge Federation (ABF)

    The ABF has retained the services of Tony Bemrose Insurance Brokers as its insurance broker.

    • Cover for your business and revenue generation activities
    • Protection for your home and personal assets
    • Travel cover, and
    • Any other insurance protection matter.