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Gerringong Bridge Holiday October 2014

What an amazing holiday! We had wild storms, freezing cold, warmth & sunshine – all in a 4 day period! There were breaks in the weather that allowed keen walkers to do part of the Coastal walk on Tuesday (Werri

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5 days in Lake Como

The trip to Bellagio from Verona on May 19 was a challenge for those who didn’t like winding roads (sorry, Jan!). Nevertheless, with all 20 passengers intact, we disembarked to a scene of incomparable beauty: snow tipped mountains; a gorgeous

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6 days in Verona

Our coach arrived promptly at 9am on Tuesday 13th May and, by midday, we were in Verona. After a quick lunch in Piazza Bra’, we went to the Arena – still used to this day for concerts and Juliet’s balcony,

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Bellissima Firenze

How to describe our trip so far? Sunny Florence full of gelato, pizza, pasta, cakes, shopping, crazy taxi drivers/motorists and tired feet! 26 Aussies had a lovely welcome dinner (but missed Judy and Kerry who were stuck in Hong Kong

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Our Leura holiday 2014

Bridge players came from near and far: Queensland, Canberra, Southern Highlands and Sydney to enjoy 4 days of bridge and fun with David and John. We were also joined by ‘locals’ who travelled up from various towns in the Blue Mountains, Windsor and Emu Plains.

As usual, free time was greatly enjoyed: walking to Sublime Point and Pool of Siloam, playing golf, bike rides, shopping and resting! Who said that bridge players aren’t an active group????

Mornings were spent with David learning new skills – the “Combine Your Chances” session was particularly popular, although there was considerable discussion about the percentages for each option. Afternoons featured duplicate games with delicious fruit for afternoon tea and drinks afterwards, plus dinner at local restaurants, of course.

Have a look at our photo gallery for more pictures. Many thanks to Kerry Rymer and Kit Meyers for their wonderful photos.

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Leura Holiday 2013 – a grand success!

Leura in May – autumn colours, food galore and 60 eager bridge players – what a combination!

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Japan Tour – 2013 by Anita

Japan Tour 2013 by Anita Bridge with Beauchamp’s first tour to Japan was a resounding success! 29 travellers from all over Australia (Launceston, Alice, Darwin, Sanctuary Cove, Perth, Sydney, Coffs Harbour, Tamworth and the Central Coast) spent 10 days in

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