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 • Venue

Bayview Eden Hotel, 6 Queens Road, Melbourne

The VCC will be held in the Grand Ballroom, 1st Floor, Bayview Eden Hotel, 6 Queens Road Melbourne. The Bayview Eden is located approximately 3Km from the Melbourne CBD. It is a short taxi/tram ride to Crown Casino/Southgate shopping precinct, South Melbourne & Fitzroy St, St Kilda Restaurants.

 • Accommodation

Bayview Eden Accommodation Offer
The hotel is offering the following package:

Superior Queen or Twin Room $150 per night (Room Only)
Including 1 breakfast $170 per night
Including 2 breakfasts $190 per night

Car Parking is $10 per day (not included in room rate).

To reserve accommodation, guests can email reservations on
reservations.bem@bayviewhotels.com or
phone 03 9250 2222 or freecall 1800 033 001 and mention they are attending this event, or log in to the website:
www.bayviewhotels.com/eden  Corporate/Promotion Code: BRIDGE

Accommodation Offer from Quest Apartments:

Quest on St Kilda Road

Quest on St Kilda Rd Corporate Rates

 • Car Parking

Car parking is $10.00 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.


Other Parking

There is overflow parking in the Vacant Lot located to the right of the Venue. This parking is available for use by VCC patrons. Participants can then walk through the hotel carpark to get to the venue, or walk around the street to the front.

 • Public Transport

Bayview Eden Melbourne 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.

 • Need a Partner?

If you would like to come but need a partner for pairs and/or teams event, please contact the organisers - Kim  vcc@abf.com.au. Please include your contact details in your email.

 • Programme

McCance Seniors' Swiss Pairs
Both players must be born before 1/1/1959
Thursday 08-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 09-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Sara Tishler Women's Swiss Pairs
Both players must be female
Thursday 08-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 09-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Wally Scott Open Swiss Pairs
Thursday 08-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 09-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Victor Muntz Restricted Swiss Pairs
Each player must possess less than 300 masterpoints as of 31/12/2016
Thursday 08-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 09-6-2017 - 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 31/12/2016
Thursday 08-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Friday 09-6-2017 - 10.30am & 3.00pm
Presentations and Hospitality
Friday 09-6-2017 - 6.30pm
Victor Champion Cup Swiss Teams
Saturday 10-6-2017 - 10.00am & 2.30pm
Sunday 11-6-2017 - 10.00am & 2.30pm
Monday 12-6-2017 - 10.00am (concludes 1.30pm)
Presentations and Hospitality
Monday 12-6-2017 - 1.30pm

 • Entry Form

** Early bird entries: Enter and pay by 19th May, 2017, 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
2017 VCC Entry Form


 • Regulations

Supplementary Regulations Updated 6 June, 2017

 • Contacts

Tournament Organisers
Neil Ewart & Kim Frazer
+61418 800940 or +61409 416128
Chief Director
Laurie Kelso
Chief Scorer
Matthew McManus