xmas cake

Christmas Raffle 

The Christmas Raffle tickets are now on sale, and the raffle prizes on display for your enticement.

Tickets are $2 each, or 3 for $5.

50% of the proceeds will go to Barnardos, and 50% to the Club.

Drawn on 19th December.

Bridge sessions over Christmas & New Year period

The Canberra Bridge Club will host all normal sessions for each day and evening except for the following, which are the days and sessions the Club will be closed:

  • Tuesday 24 December CLOSED 1pm and 7.30pm
  • Wednesday 25 December CLOSED 10am and 7.15pm
  • Thursday 26 December CLOSED 7.30pm
  • Tuesday 31 December CLOSED 7.30pm
  • Wednesday 1 January CLOSED 7.15pm

Parking at the Summer Festival Of Bridge

There are changes to the parking arrangements at the SFOB this year. The best option may be to consider public transport, taxis and car sharing.

Option 1: There will be some limited free parking in the Rex Hotel premises. It is available to anyone, but it is limited. Disability Permit holders may be able to utilise the Rex Hotel's disability parking if their Special Access Rooms are not booked or requiring the disability parking. Disability parking places will not be known until a few days before the event; Please contact Jane Reynolds (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register for a disability parking spot if one of these become available.

Option 2: On the weekend only, the local streets are free parking.

Option 3: Gowrie Hall (formally Fenner Hall) - Parking Permit (PDF)

Option 4: Ainslie Football Club and shuttle bus.

Option 5: Paid parking at Gowrie Hall (formally Fenner Hall).

Read full details of the parking options (PDF).

December Events

January Events

  • New Years Day session - 10am, Wednesday
  • Thursday 2 January, 7:30pm - one session, walk-in
  • Summer Festival of Bridge, 8-19 January
  • Nationwide Pairs, 17th January
  • ACT (ANC) Open Team Selection - Stage 1, Tuesdays 7:30pm 21st January until 18th February (5 sessions)