Summary of Events & Timetable

2023 Summary of Events

When set up you will be able to click on an event to read more about the event.

pdf 2023 National Congress Price List.pdf


The information recorded if you press the link to an event is for the 2023 Congress. 




Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday


Sept 23

Sept 24

Sept 25

Sept 26

Sept 27

  Sept 28

Sept 29

   Sept 30

NZ Open Pairs    inc Congress Pairs 


NZ Restricted Open Pairs


Congress Matchpoint Swiss Pairs


10.30 am

2.30 pm








 9.30 am
2.00  pm

9.30  am 

 1.30 pm









National Congress Intermediate Pairs

National Congress Junior Pairs


Novice Pairs


NZ Open Teams


NZ Restricted Open Teams


NZ Intermediate Teams

NZ Junior Teams






2.30 pm

9.30 am

1.30 pm


9.30 am

1.30 pm















all Teams events 
start at
9.30 am
1.30 pm







all Teams events start 

9.30 am
1.30 pm





Walk In Pairs








  9.30 am



NZ Teams R of 16






9.00 am 



Nat Congress Open Pairs

NZ Mixed Pairs

NZ Senior Pairs

NZ Intermediate Pairs

NZ Junior Pairs







all Pairs events 1.30 pm

all Pairs events 
9.30 am    





NZ Teams R of 8

Open Swiss Pairs

Restricted Open Swiss Pairs

Intermediate Swiss Pairs

Junior Swiss Pairs

            2.00 pm 

 9.30 am

All Swiss Pairs events 


All Swiss Pairs events 9.30am &


NZ Teams Final








 1.00 pm

 9.30 am
1.30 pm



The Novice Pairs will be in the downstairs and only the NZ Open Teams Finals will be in Suite 2, Lion Convention Centre upstairs. All other events are held downstairs at that venue except for National Rubber Bridge finals which will be held at the Mt Maunganui Bridge Club.


No evening sessions except  for Rubber Bridge finals. These will be held on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings at 7.30pm 



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