Coming Events

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November 16, 2019
  • Queensland Veteran's Championship

    Starts: November 16, 2019
    Ends: November 17, 2019
    Location: St Joseph's Primary School Bracken Ridge, 30 Eldorado St, Bracken Ridge QLD 4017, Australia
    Description:

    Designed for players over the age of 50! Come along and compete in the Queensland Veterans Championship!

    Full information on the flyer.

November 30, 2019
  • The Charm City Motel Open

    Starts: November 30, 2019
    Ends: December 1, 2019
    Location: Thabeban State School, 270 Goodwood Rd, Thabeban QLD 4670, Australia
    Description:

    The Charm City Motel Open is a new tournament this year being held in Bundaberg.

    The organisers always put on a friendly, well run event so make sure to support this great event.

    For full details, check out the information flyer.

December 8, 2019
  • CAQ AGM

    Starts: December 8, 2019
    Ends: December 8, 2019
    Location: Hinterland Hotel, 53 Station St, Nerang QLD 4211, Australia
    Description:

    Annual AGM for the Chess Association of Queensland. All members welcome to attend. 2020 Council members will be elected at meeting.


    Flyer here.

  • Queensland Blitz Championships

    Starts: December 8, 2019
    Ends: December 8, 2019
    Location: Hinterland Hotel, 53 Station St, Nerang QLD 4211, Australia
    Description:

    Queensland Blitz Championships! Always a popular event with 75% of entry fees going back in prize money!

    Come and enjoy a fun afternoon of blitz!!

    Full details.

December 15, 2019
  • Queensland Teams Championships

    Starts: December 15, 2019
    Ends: December 15, 2019
    Location: St Joseph's Primary School Bracken Ridge, 30 Eldorado St, Bracken Ridge QLD 4017, Australia
    Description:

    The Queensland Teams Championship returns to Brisbane! Register your team early to avoid missing out!!

    Full details on the flyer.

December 21, 2019
  • TopChess Christmas Weekender

    Starts: December 21, 2019
    Ends: December 22, 2019
    Location: Buranda State School, 24 Cowley St, Woolloongabba QLD 4102, Australia
    Description:

    What better way to finish the year with a final tournament! This is also a perfect opportunity to drop the kids off and go do the Christmas shopping, and there is a canteen available on-site!

    With 3 rounds on each day, the schedule is very friendly. There are two half point byes allowed (except final round), with the time control being 60 minutes + 20 seconds per move added.

    CAQ Membership is required, however this will roll over into 2020.

    Get involved for some last minute Australian Junior practice 🙂

    **Updated Prize Fund!!**

    Full details on the flyer.

January 18, 2020
  • Australian Juniors

    Starts: January 18, 2020
    Ends: January 26, 2020
    Location: The Southport School, 8-16 Lupus St, Southport QLD 4215, Australia
    Description:

    Full website and details coming soon, but we are delighted to be able to confirm The Southport School as our naming rights sponsor and host.

    The schedule will be the same as in previous years, allowing the opportunity for Under 8 and 10 players to take part in the Under 12, or girls events for those eligible.

    Please see https://ajccgoldcoast.com.au/ for information as it becomes available.