Australian Diplomacy Championships 2008 Sat 26th, Sun 27th, Mon 28th January 2008 (Australia Day w/e)
Location: Summer Hill Community Centre 131 Smith Street, Summer Hill, Sydney
Format: 3 rounds over 3 days (Swiss or Continuous pairings) Registration: 9am Saturday 26th, games start 10am each day. Tournament Director: Thorin Munro Scoring System: Owls System (modified Cricket). No Time Draws. Cost: $25 for the 3 days or $10 per round. Prizes: Prizes by the Australian Board Gamers League http://www.abgl.com.au/
1st Prize is to be Return Airfares & Accomodation to attend World Dip Con 2008 http://www.wdc2008.org/ in Burg Lockenhaus (Vienna) Austria Thursday 14th August 2008 - Sunday 17th August 2008 to the Value of A$3000.00 The tournament organisors have arrange a free shuttle bus from Vienna to the tournament Venue, which is a Castle more than 800 years old and among the most popular tourism sites in Austria.
Also 2nd/3rd, Best Countries, Best Novice Refreshments: Free tea, coffee, soft drinks and snacks. Diplomacy Dinner: Saturday 26th January, 7:00pm For more information contact: Thorin Munro: firstname.lastname@example.org