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Event Details

2019 Gold Coast Junior Championships U8

  • Date : 19 May 2019 - 19 May 2019
  • Venue : Hinterland Hotel
  • Adult Price : $ 0 Per Player
    Concession Price : $ 0 Per Player
    Junior Price : $ 30 Per Player

Event Details

Gold Coast Junior Championships is the second most prestigious junior event in Queensland. This tournament is open to all junior players under 8 years of age and all ability levels. This event page for the under 8 tournament.

Ages are taken as at 01/01/2019.


Hinterland Hotel Function Rooms (to the right of venue) on Station Street, Nerang.


Gardiner Chess staff will NOT accompany children to local food outlets. Please ensure your child has food with them, or is supervised by yourself/another adult should they need to get food.


$30 per player

An additional $5 fee will be added after 5pm on Friday

An additional $10 will be payable for entries on the day.


Please ensure you arrive at 9.30am for registration otherwise you may be excluded from round 1.

Sunday 19th May – Round 1 from 10.00am. Presentations immediately after. Approximate finish time is 3.00pm

7 rounds are scheduled to be played, but this may increase if time permits.

Time Control:

15 minutes per player + 10 seconds per move


Trophies will be awarded for 1st – 3rd places plus encouragement prizes.


Whilst Gardiner Chess voluntarily provides “play areas” for the use of younger chess players at various venues, these areas are not provided for purposes of “child care” and their use is subject to the oversight of the parents or guardians of these younger chess-players.

It is not the role of Arbiters to “police” areas outside of the playing venue – their role is to ensure that chess games are played in accordance with the rules and ensuring order in the playing venue. Supervision of children outside of the playing hall is solely the responsibility of the parent or caregiver, not the Arbiter or Organiser of the tournament.

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