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NOTE: Please be aware that time controls and some round timings for the Premier have changed.

2019 Premier Tournament (9 rounds)*

90mins+30secs

The Premier is a FIDE and ACF rated tournament. Players must be titled (GM, WGM, IM, WIM, FM, WFM), or have a minimum rating FIDE (1900) or ACF (1800) to play in the Premier Event.

Date Activity Start Time
17 Apr (Wed) Entries close 1200hrs
18 Apr (Thurs) Round One 1300hrs
Round Two 1900hrs
19 Apr (Fri) Official Opening Ceremony 1230hrs
Round Three 1300hrs
Round Four 1900hrs
20 Apr (Sat) Round Five 0930hrs
Round Six 1500hrs
21 Apr (Sun) Round Seven 0930hrs
Round Eight 1500hrs
22 Apr (Mon) Round Nine 0930hrs
Presentations 1430hrs

* Additional places may be filled at the discretion of the organisers. Players may apply for entry for one of these places by contacting the organisers.

Players in the Premier may elect to take two ½ point byes for Rounds 1 and 2.



2019 Major Tournament Tournament (7 Rounds)

90mins+30secs

The Major is a FIDE and ACF rated tournament. An ACF rating between 1400 and 2000 is required to play in the Major division. Players without an ACF rating are eligible if they hold a FIDE rating between 1500 and 2000.


Date Activity Start Time
17 Apr (Wed) Entries close 1200hrs
19 Apr (Fri) Official Opening Ceremony 1230hrs
Round One 1300hrs
Round Two 1900hrs
20 Apr (Sat) Round Three 0930hrs
Round Four 1500hrs
21 Apr (Sun) Round Five 0930hrs
Round Six 1500hrs
22 Apr (Mon) Round Seven 0930hrs
Presentations 1430hrs


2019 Minor Tournament (7 Rounds)

90mins+30secs

The Minor is a FIDE and ACF rated tournament. An ACF rating below 1600 is required to play in the Minor division.

Date Activity Start Time
28 Mar (Wed) Entries close 1200hrs
19 Apr (Fri) Official Opening Ceremony 1230hrs
Round One 1300hrs
Round Two 1900hrs
20 Apr (Sat) Round Three 0930hrs
Round Four 1500hrs
21 Apr (Sun) Round Five 0930hrs
Round Six 1500hrs
22 Apr (Mon) Round Seven 0930hrs
Presentations 1430hrs


2019 U1200s Tournament (6 Rounds)

60mins+10secs

The Under 1200's is an ACF rated tournament. An ACF rating below 1200 points is required.

Date Activity Start Time
19 Apr (Fri) Entries close 1200hrs
Player Sign-In Closes 1200hrs
Round One 1300hrs
Round Two 1600hrs
Round Three 1900hrs
20 Apr (Sat) Round Four 0930hrs
Round Five 1230hrs
Round Six 1500hrs
Presentations (approx.) 1800hrs


2019 Lightning Tournament

5mins+0secs

Registration & payment on the day only. Adults: $15, U18s: $10. Free entry for GMs, WGMs, IMs, WIMs. No rating requirements.

Date Activity Start Time
20 Apr (Sat) Entries Open 1700hrs
Entries close 1915hrs
Tournament Commences 1930hrs
Tournament Finish (approx.) 2200hrs