Billanook Chess Classic

Billanook Chess Classic 2016

Venue: Billanook College
197-199 Cardigan Road
Mooroolbark, Victoria 3138
(Melway Ref: [52 C1])
Divisions: Classic - Stronger of the two divisions. Open to any player.
Novice - Players with no ACF rating (Quick or Classic), and ACF Quick rating of less than 800
(at the time of event)
Cost: Per player per tournament:
    $20 - Pre-tournament registration
    $25 - Registration on the day
Format: 7-rounds Swiss tournaments
Time Control: 15 minutes per player per game
Classic division
Novice division
  • Cash prizes, medals and trophies per tournament
  • Medals and cash prizes per tournament
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Billanook Chess Classic 2016 is a suite of 1 day chess tournaments which Northern Star Chess is conducting at the Billanook College in Mooroolbark. In 2015, the suite consisted of 4 Sunday tournaments, each event incorporating the Classic division and a new Novice division.

Billanook College has been supporting quality chess incentives for their students and the wider community for a number of years, providing chess coaching and school tournaments for students within school as well as hosting chess tournaments on weekends.

2 Perpetual Cups:

  • The Billanook Classic Cup - Adult Division , and
  • The Billanook Classic Cup - Junior Division
will be awarded - to the top scorer of the Adult Division and the top scorer of the Junior Division at the 4th and final event of the year.
These cups will be on display at the College to showcase the success of the individuals.