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 • Venue

Bayview Eden, 6 Queens Road, Melbourne

The VCC will be held in the Grand Ballroom, 1st Floor, Bayview Eden, 6 Queens Road Melbourne.

Situated on Queens Road, overlooking Albert Park Lake and the golf course, the Bayview Eden is located in the heart of the St Kilda Road business district, only minutes from Melbourne's CBD and entertainment areas.

 • Accommodation


The hotel has 192 accommodation rooms and suites. All rooms are equipped with hairdryers, iron and ironing board, mini bar & fridge, tea & coffee making facilities, dedicated fax/modem lines and email and internet access. All rooms and room types are subject to availability at the time of booking.

The hotel is offering the following special rates including Complimentary in-room Wi Fi:

  • Superior King or Twin Room:    $160 per night - room only
  • Breakfast (pre-booked)             $20 per person

To reserve accommodation, email reservations on
reservations.bem@bayviewhotels.com or
phone 03 9250 2222 or freecall 1800 033 001 and mention you are attending this event

Website: eden.bayviewhotels.com

 • Car Parking

Car parking is in the basement of the building and is charged at $12.00 per car per day. The car park is located directly behind the hotel and can be accessed via Queens Lane. Car parking is subject to availability.


 • Public Transport

The Bayview Eden is located less than a 3 minute walk to tram stop number 22, located on St Kilda Road which runs directly to and from the city. Tram numbers 3, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67 and 72 will take you to and from Flinders Street Station. At Flinders Street, you can connect with further trams and trains. For more information, please visit www.metlinkmelbourne.com.au.

 • Dining & Food

VCC Dining

You can eat in-house or venture out to the many restaurants and cafés close by.


The Players Café is on the first floor, just outside the playing rooms.
It is open for hot & cold drinks, snacks and light lunches.

The Ground Floor Restaurant serves drinks, breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Nearby Areas

There are several cafés and fast food outlets near the venue.
Many of the cafés are open weekdays only.

Slightly further afield you will be spoilt for choice. You could try:

  • Southbank (incl. Crown Plaza)
  • City (incl. Chinatown)
  • South Melbourne
  • Balaclava and Ripponlea
  • Port Melbourne
  • St Kilda (Fitzroy & Acland Sts)
  • Prahran and South Yarra (incl. Chapel St and Toorak Rd)

Ask one of the local players about the best places to dine out.

 • Program

McCance Seniors' Swiss Pairs
Both players must be born before 1/1/1959
Thursday 06-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 07-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Sara Tishler Women's Swiss Pairs
Both players must be female
Thursday 06-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 07-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Wally Scott Open Swiss Pairs
Thursday 06-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 07-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Victor Muntz Restricted Swiss Pairs
Each player must possess less than 300 masterpoints as of 31/12/2018
Thursday 06-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 07-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Frank Power Trophy <200 Masterpoints Swiss Pairs
Each pair must possess a combined total of less than 200 masterpoints as of 31/12/2018
Thursday 06-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 07-6-2019 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Presentations and Hospitality
Friday 07-6-2019 - 6.30pm
Victor Champion Cup Swiss Teams
Saturday 08-6-2019 - 10.00am & 2.30pm
Sunday 09-6-2019 - 10.00am & 2.30pm
Monday 10-6-2019 - 10.00am (concludes 1.30pm)
Presentations and Hospitality
Monday 10-6-2019 - 1.30pm

 • Entry Form

** Early bird entries: Enter and pay by 12th May, 2019 and get $40 discount per VCC Teams' entry or $20 discount per Swiss Pairs' entry. (Payment must be made with your entry to receive the discount.

To enter:

Download and post your entry
2019 VCC Entry Form


 • Regulations

Supplementary Regulations

 • Contacts

Tournament Organiser
Geoff Schaller
Chief Director
Laurie Kelso
Chief Scorer
Matthew McManus