Holiday Classes

Gentle learning and lots of wonderful tricks!

2018/19 Holiday Events

Holiday Class

Thursday 20th December 2018

The morning class starts at around 9.15am and finishes at 12.15pm.  The Full day goes to 3:30

Christmas Tournament

21st December 2018

9:15 am – 12:30pm

Come and play in this junior tournament – Fabulous fun and suitable for all year levels -from yrs 2 – 12 – Beginners & Advanced – Primary & Secondary. You just need to know how to move the pieces. Prizes and chocolates. Just the morning – finishing at 12:30pm

The cost is just $20. If you want pizzas for 12:15pm, it will cost an extra $5


The Full Day is 9:15 – 3:30 PM.  The Centre will be open from 8.30am – 4.00pm for early arrivals and late leavers. The Morning class starts around 9:15AM and finishes at 12:15PM.

Pizzas will arrive around 12:15.

The Coaching Class is suitable for youngsters of all levels and ages (6+) – from beginner (but a knowledge of how the pieces move will be assumed) to advanced. The class covers many key ideas and consist of short lessons and games, all designed to help students discover the real joy of chess. Girls in particular are taught to counter-attack!

Advanced students will discover fabulous openings like the Nimzo-Indian and how to play ‘Savage chess’!

All the students play each other in a friendly, social atmosphere. Youngsters older than 6 should have no problems coping with a full-day. Parents are very welcome to stay for all sessions if they wish.

Fees: The cost for the morning class is $20 for the first child and $15 for each additional child of the same family. The cost for the FULL day is $35 per day and $20 per extra child.Pizzas can be ordered for lunch – $5 per person – and will be ordered for 12.15pm.

Venue: The Chess Centre, 10 Ranelagh St. Adelaide – just off Waymouth St, west of Light Square.