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2015 Australian Open and Women's Playoffs

Coogee Bay Hotel, Coogee • 31 January - 5 February 2015

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 • Latest News

The final version of the Supplementary Regulations is now posted below and the first round draw is available on the Results page.

» List of Final Entries

There are very few rooms at the discounted rate available for the Open and Women's Playoffs at the Coogee Bay Hotel. Please book now if you wish to stay at the hotel.

 • Venue

Coogee Bay Hotel, 253 Coogee Bay Road, Coogee.

 • Parking

There will be 52 parking spaces (subject to availability) at the venue. There is a public car park on the corner of Brook St and Coogee Bay Rd.

 • Accommodation


  • Coogee Bay Hotel - Boutique Accommodation – 4 star
    District View Room at $210.00 per room per night Ocean View Room at $240.00 per room per night
    Additional $19.00 per person per night for a Hot Breakfast Voucher
    **including a complimentary light continental breakfast served in the Brasserie & undercover parking subject to availability.
    Visit their website for more information: www.coogeebayhotel.com.au
  • Adina Apartment Hotel Coogee - A little further from the beach on Coogee Bay Road, but still within 5 minutes of the venue, this apartment hotel offers both 1 and 2 bedroom apartments as well as studio rooms. 4* www.adinahotels.com.au/adina-apartment-hotel-coogee/hotel. To .
    To access the Australian Bridge Federation Preferred Corporate Rates offered by TFE Hotels follow the instructions on the ABF website at www.abf.com.au/member-services/membership-benefits/accommodation-offers

 • Fees

  • The entry fee is $1620 per team
  • Entry fees must be paid by direct deposit into the ABF Account (BSB: 082968; A/C: 641482644) by the close of business on Monday January 12, 2015
  • The ABF policy on entry fees paid by Youth players applies to this event.

 • Subsidies

Subsidies will be paid at the commencement of the Playoffs by direct bank transfer into a nominated bank account. In exceptional circumstances, the subsidy will be paid by a cheque sent by post at the conclusion of the Playoffs.
Origin Subsidy
Perth $870
Darwin $830
Adelaide $550
Hobart $550
Melbourne $460
Gold Coast $460
Brisbane $460
Canberra $230
Sydney $0

 • Format

The 2015 Australian Open and Women's Playoffs will be teams events. The event formats are dependent on number of entries. Formats similar to those used to select the 2013 teams are likely to apply.

 • Target Events

The target events for the 2015 Open and Women's Teams Playoffs are:

2015 WBF Zone 7 Championships, played in conjunction with the APBF Championships, Bangkok, Thailand, May 21-31, 2015. Success at the Zone 7 Championships affords Australian Representative Teams the right to attend the 2015 Bermuda Bowl and Venice Cup, Chennai, India, September 26-October 10, 2015.

 • Regulations

Supplementary Regulations - FINAL (updated February 2, 2015)

Any player or official who accepts a position in an international team is deemed to be aware of the document below and have accepted and agreed to abide by its contents.

International Representative Players Charter

All persons participating in target WBF events must comply with all of the WBF's codes and regulations.

 • Contact

For further information contact Sean Mullamphy Mobile: 0401 509 616.

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