Welcome
To one of the most prestigious clubs to play and learn bridge at in Melbourne. Our advantages:
  • Spacious, bright and air-conditioned playing area
  • Bridge mate electronic scoring technology
  • Session results and personal scorer emailed to you
  • Full range of lessons for new and aspiring players
  • Tournament play for the ultra competitive
  • Friendly and welcoming directors
  • Passionate and encouraging expert teachers
  • Hassle free unlimited parking
  • Free coffee, tea, cakes and biscuits all day
  • Free play for youth players
  • Onsite meals and drinks from the café

Queen's Birthday weekend - Club Open
    The club will be on ANZAC day (Monday, 25 April).

Duplicate at 12 noon and 7:30pm, as usual.
The club will be open over the Queen's Birthday weekend.

Duplicate on Saturday at 1pm and Monday at 12 noon and 7:30pm, as usual.
Happy Easter and Passover
The club will be open as usual over Easter. Please join us:
  • Saturday, 1pm
  • Mon & Tues, 12 noon & 7:30pm

   



Happy New Year
Holiday Season

Bridge On

The club will be open as usual through most of the holiday season, except Christmas Day and New Year's Day. We are open Boxing Day.

H appy Hanukkah  &  M erry Christmas


VIP Car Care Pairs
  • Sunday 12 July
  • 10-1pm
  • $15 per person
  • Prizes to the value of $500
To Enter: call or email Boris, or use the Event Entry.

Refreshments provided throughout the day
(coffee, tea, biscuits & variety of cakes).


Igor Gurevich – 0414 769 509; 9578 9345(AH)
Our Dendy Park auto paint repair expert
Please support those who support bridge

Sponsored by Leon & Shirley Rogers
Another great day of bridge thanks to our sponsors. Perfect day for it too. Hail and rain outside while we were all warm & cosy inside.

Congratulations to our winners:
  1. B. A'beckett & S. Ozenir
  2. E. Hechtman & I. Bram
  3. D. Kennan & D. Swabey
  4. J. Rose & H. Cohen
Best Restricted Pair: S. Woolf & K. Faiman

  • Sunday 19 April
  • 10-1pm
  • $15 per person
  • Prizes to the value of $500
To Enter: call or email Boris, or use the Event Entry.

Refreshments provided throughout the day
(coffee, tea, biscuits & variety of cakes).


Leon Rogers – 0418 376 687
Our Dendy Park flooring expert
Carpets Timber Floors Vinyl Laminate Flooring

Please support those who support bridge

  • Swiss Pairs: Sun, 4 Dec 2016, 10am - 5:30pm
  • Cost: $35 (lunch is not included)
  • Enter: call or email Boris, or use the Event Entry
Delicious lunch available. Please pre-order your lunch on arrival at the club. Refreshments, tea & coffee available all day.

Cash & other prizes for the winners, best restricted pair (restricted determined on the day) & best Dendy Park pair (both players must be members of Dendy Park).

It is bound to be a fun-packed day.

Thanks to all participants and our sponsor Tony Neasmith from Dolphin Partners Stockbrokers for helping us to deliver another successful congress.

Dendy congress was a great success. We had lots of fun, but brothers Danny and Stephen stole the day leading from start to finish.

Congratulations to our congress winners:

      1. V. Zhang & G. Ghali
      2. C. Ding & D. Nie
      3. C. Arul & A. Paul
      4. L. Woolf & M. Chrapot
          (Best Dendy Park Pair - pictured)


J & L McMillan took out the prize for Best Restricted Pair.
Sponsored by Financial Services
Tony Neasmith, 0418 310 393
www.dolphinpartners.com.au

Stockbrokers

This congress brought to you by
Leon Rogers – 0418 376 687
Our Dendy Park flooring expert
Carpets Timber Floors Vinyl Laminate Flooring

Pairs - Sunday 16 October
Time: 10am - 1pm
Cost: $15pp

The Jeff Kahan Club Championship is on once again. Everyone welcome, including non-members. Places fill up quickly so please put your entry in early to avoid disappointment.

Cash prizes on offer.

To Enter: contact Boris on 0414-353-996 or boris@dpbridge.com.
Well done to our 2016 Jeff Kahan Club Champions
Denise Keenan & Dawn Swabey
(pictured with our sponsor Brenda Kahan).

Runners up were: D. & J. Finemore; G. Gerszonovicz & J. Fox.
We hope everyone enjoyed the event as much as we did.

Melbourne Cup Pairs
Tuesday, 1 November
Bridge starts 11:30am, $20 per person
Usual cakes, fruit & biscuits provided all day

$2 & $5 sweeps available

Bridge will be followed by champagne & nibbles
to enjoy while cheering your horse on

Prizes for best dressed.

Everyone dressed for success






Pictured: Jona , Rachel, Sandra, Andrew & Judith
But as always, in the duplicate, there can be only one winner. Well done Leon Slonim & Steve Quinn, just a nose ahead of Leon Rogers & Michael Chrapot.
A Stack of Red Points won
The best pair of the month received a $100 voucher each from flexed.
Congratulations to our September Red Points Tuesday afternoon competition winners:
S. Gluck & B. Kingham
who each received a $100 voucher from flexed.
2. B. a’Beckett & L. Parker
3. C. Vear & J. Beilby


You don’t have to play every session. Each week there will be prizes up for grabs, but the best prize goes to the outright winners — the best pair of the month (with the best 4 combined scores).
So come and join us for a fun afternoon.
Refreshments provided.
Ron Klinger Workshop
Defence against suit contracts
Time: Thursday 24 March, 9.30 – 11.30am
Cost: $30 (includes notes)

Book early to ensure a chance to meet Australia’s best loved & respected bridge player, teacher and author in person.
Free coffee, tea cakes and biscuits.
Lunch available from the Café.

To Book: call (0414-353-996) or email Boris.

Our usual Duplicate to follow at 12 noon.

Michaels Cue Bid & Unusual 2NT
Time: Saturday 3 Sept 10am – Midday
Cost: $20 (includes notes)

Pre-empts make the opponent’s task all the more difficult when they hold the majority of the points.

This workshop explores how to pre-empt when holding 2 suited hands. It covers responses partner should make to further pressure the opponents.

Workshops are a mix of lecture, quizzes, and practice hands. Take home notes are included with every workshop.

Booking essential: call (0414-353-996) or email Boris or sign up at the club.


  • 8 week course, $180
  • Wednesdays: 13 July – 31 August, 7.30 - 10pm
Our next beginner lessons series is coming soon. The program is designed to get you loving cards, introduce basic bidding concepts, and develop a passion for learning to play bridge.
Please tell your family and friends our beginner lessons start 13 July , at the special price of $180. Following lessons we hope you will continue on to supervised bridge.
Booking essential: call 0414-353-996 or email boris@dpbridge.com

Please let us know if you, a family member or friends, are interested in beginner lessons starting in July.

Simply send us an email: boris@dpbridge.com

  • Tuesday Night, 7:30pm-10pm
  • Friday Morning, 9:30am-12pm
Join us for supervised play each Tuesday evening (7:30pm) and/or Friday morning (9:30am). No need to bring a partner.

Revise and reinforce the fundamentals of bidding and card play in a light, fun, and social setting. Our expert teachers are patient, encouraging and all inclusive.

Ideal for those who have completed a beginner program or had time away from the game.

A topical lesson in each session along with play to practice.

Come on your own or with a partner. We’d love to see you at the club
Monday night duplicate
7:30pm
A fun and friendly group with plenty of action.
Refreshments provided.

Tuesday Prime Night, walk-in for 7:30pm
Join our prime evening game for red masterpoints & great prizes.
New comp each month starting on the first Tuesday - 6 Dec.

The winning pair for the month will receive 10 free games (5 free games for each player).


This month the winners will receive a $100 voucher each from from VIP Car Care.

Congratulations to last month's winners:
R. Sicree & P. Martin
who each won 5 free games.

Well done to our runners up:
J. Kestenberg & M. Yelen;
B. Boag & K. Greenwood

Tuesday night is Pizza night.

Reopening Feb

We hope to see you again:
Wednesdays & Thursdays evenings at 7:30pm.

  • Wednesdays & Thursdays, 7:30pm
  • ARK Centre (Bialik College)
Dendy Park has started 2 new sessions.
Please come join us
each Wednesday & Thursday evening at the:
ARK Centre
7 Cato Street
Hawthorn.
Wednesday evening Duplicate: 7:30pm
Don’t forget our NEW evening session every Wednesday

We can promise you a fun relaxed time in a friendly environment.

Come join us.
All our usual complimentary refreshments will be available.
We look forward to seeing you there.

Our regular Wednesday 12 noon session stays as usual.


  • Instructor: Ben Kingham
  • 8 week course, $180
  • @ Dendy Park (Brighton)
  • Fridays: 14 Aug – 2 Oct, 7.30 - 9.30pm
  • Tuesdays: 18 Aug – 6 Oct, 10-12 noon
Please tell your family and friends our beginner lessons start 14 & 18 August , at the special price of $180, which includes lessons, notes and 2 free games of supervised bridge.
To enrol call 0414-353-996 or email boris@dpbridge.com

Please let us know if you, a family member or friends, are interested in beginner lessons starting in February.

Simply send us an email: boris@dpbridge.com

We hope to run the lessons at Dendy Park (Brighton) and Dendy Park Ark centre (Hawthorn).

7:30pm

Join us for supervised play each Tuesday evening (7:30pm) and/or Friday morning (9:30am). No need to bring a partner.

Our new Thursday evening duplicate session is perfect for those wanting to move up from supervised play or gently reintroduce themselves back into play.
The format is a short duplicate, with extra time to bid and play each hand.
Bridge is followed by question time and general discussion on the bidding and play.

  • Tuesday Night, 7:30pm-10pm
  • Friday Morning, 9:30am-12pm
Join us for supervised play each Tuesday evening (7:30pm) and/or Friday morning (9:30am). No need to bring a partner.

Revise and reinforce the fundamentals of bidding and card play in a light, fun, and social setting. Our expert teachers are patient, encouraging and all inclusive.

Ideal for those who have completed a beginner program or had time away from the game.

A topical lesson in each session along with play to practice.

Come on your own or with a partner. We’d love to see you at the club
  • Instructor: Ben Kingham
  • 8 week course, $180
  • Wednesdays: 13 July – 31 Aug, 7.30 - 10pm
Our next beginner lessons series is coming soon. The program is designed to get you loving cards, introduce basic bidding concepts, and develop a passion for learning to play bridge.
Please tell your family and friends our beginner lessons start 13 July , at the special price of $180. Following lessons we hope you will continue on to supervised bridge with Ben.

Booking essential: call 0414-353-996 or email boris@dpbridge.com

Monday night duplicate
7:30pm

A fun and friendly group with plenty of action. Refreshments provided.

Café
Delicious hot & cold food and drinks available all day, including a take away menu.

Please support Ann and her team.

Please support Ann and her team.




Relax at Dendy Park
November Champion Pair
S. Hall & B. Pearson

November Best Player
M. Spurrier

2015 - Champion of the Year
Marion Spurrier