Source: Australian Youth Bridge
entry fees and accommodation.

The Gold Coast Congress is the biggest bridge competition in Australia — a smorgasbord of events over 9 days (Friday 21 February to Saturday 29 February 2020) to suit players of all ages and standards.

We want you!!

Entry Fees

  • All Players born in 2000 or later get free entry!!!
  • All Players born in between 1995 & 1999 get 50% discount!!!


The Gold Coast Congress offers heavily subsidised accommodation in high rise holiday units to youth(ish) players.

The cost is only:

$17 a night for those born in 1995 or later.

$27 a night for older youths (up to 32 years or so).

The Capricornia apartments are only 350 metres from the competition venue, and even less to the beach. They have free a fully equipped kitchen, and air-conditioning in the living area. The complex has a full sized tennis court, heated pool & spa, sauna, BBQ area and underground car parking. Youth players who stayed there in the past had an awesome time!

For details or to book accommodation, contact Jessica Brake on 0414 134 888 or

Accommodation places are limited. Preference is given to those born in 1995 or later, or older youth players not in full time employment.

Free Side event

The Gold Coast Bridge Club puts on a FREE fun night for youth(ish) players during the Congress. Some (hatf) serious bridge with special fun rules to mix things up. Prize-money and free food!

Other financial help

Your state based bridge association or local bridge club rnay also offer a subsidy — it doesn’t hurt to ask!

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