Welcome to Arana Bridge Club
... where visitors, beginners, members and guests are always welcome.
At present, sessions are restricted to Members Only and COVID-19 restrictions apply. Members should download & read the COVID requirements on our Documents page. The Health Declaration must be completed before entry.
Our modern air-conditioned (set to 24°C, please dress accordingly) club house located in the Ferny Grove Sportfields in Tramway Street at Ferny Grove in north-west Brisbane comfortably accommodates 36 tables. Ample parking and disabled access are available.
Currently, we have around 260 home members and 75 non-home members. We cater for all levels of experience with beginners' classes starting (usually) in March and July. Help with play is available after completing the lessons.
Bridge hands are computer dealt with personal scorers and hand records available at every session. With bridgemate scoring, results are available at the end of play, and on our web site shortly thereafter.
Normally, we play regular duplicate sessions on Monday (am, pm), Tuesday (am), Wednesday (am), Friday (am) and Saturday afternoon. Novice Bridge (< 50 MPs) is on Monday afternoon; Social Bridge is on Thursday afternoon. Current sessions are limited due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Table fees are $6.00 for members and $7.50 for visitors (currently not allowed under COVID restrictions). Session winners (outright/handicap on alternate weeks) receive a free game voucher.
New members are always welcome - membership fee is just $15 per year (plus $16 QBA and $16 ABF affiliation fees if you're not already paying these through another club membership) and a once-only joining fee of $10.
Arana conducts two congresses per year: a one-day Swiss teams in February and a Swiss pairs & teams weekend in May/June.
Next Bridge Lessons start on Saturday 6 March. Lessons are FREE. Contact Jim Taylor 3289 0033, or the club house 3851 0299 during session time.
MASKS are no longer required as from Friday 22 Jan.
Annual fees are due and payable by the end of January. Non-financial members cannot vote at the AGM.
Our Annual General Meeting is on Monday 8 February 2021. Submit agenda items and committee nominations now.
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