Billiards and Snooker

Only one Club offers the unique combination of a world class billiards room and a triple world champion. With a spacious billiards room featuring eight full sized tables, superbly maintained to international competition standards, the RACV Club provides a range of activities for members to enjoy.

Annual Snooker Tournament

Members are invited to enter the 2019 RACV Annual Snooker Tournament, kicking off with this special launch event. All playing abilities are welcome to take part in this handicapped tournament. Matches are played at mutually-agreed times from April to August and finalists will have their name etched on the illustrious Honour Board.

Date: Thu 16 Apr 2019
Time: 6.30pm
Venue: Billiards Room, City Club
Cost: $15pp includes light finger food, Lightning Tournament and prizes

Learn from a World Champion

If you've ever considered learning how to play billiards or snooker, here's your chance to get lifelong skills from a professional. Join triple world champion Robby Foldvari for a practical and social group coaching course that runs every Thursday for four weeks.

Prefer a more personalised tuition? Private lessons can be booked by appointment for individuals or smaller groups. Gift Vouchers are also available.

Dates: Thu 18 Apr - 9 May 2019; Thu 16 May - 8 Jun 2019
Times: 6.30pm - 7.45pm or 8pm - 9.15pm
Venue: Billiards Room, City Club
Cost: $110pp
 

Ladies Snooker Group

Members are invited to join the fun of Ladies Snooker, a social group meeting on the second Thursday of each month at the City Club. Formed in 1999, the ladies enjoy playing socially and sharing life experiences.  The group is always seeking new members and players of any standard are encouraged to participate.  Come along, make new friends, and most of all have fun.

Venue: Billiards Room - Chancery Lane Level - City Club
Time: Thu 1.30pm
Dates: TBC
Cost: FREE

For further information call Diana Trewenack on 0418 390 384 or Member Relations on 03 9944 8876

Pennant Teams

For the more serious players you can register your interest in joining a Snooker or Billiards team. These teams are graded and play home and away matches against other clubs in the city or around the Melbourne suburbs. Contact us to discuss your standard and evaluating which team is suitable and available for you.  Matches are played in the evenings .There are costs involved in taking part in a team.

Billiards and Snooker Lessons 

Resident professional Robby Foldvari is a triple world billiards champion, trick shot specialist, and a brilliant entertainer and motivational speaker. He is widely regarded as the world’s best combined billiards and snooker player, having been the highest ranked player competing concurrently on both world tours. He has won tournaments all over the world, has contested more classes of world championships than any other player and has performed on national and international television. Robby has captained the Australian World Cup snooker team, and is an official coach of the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association.

Coaching by appointment - individual or group lessons
If you prefer one on one accelerated tuition, private lessons and smaller group lessons are also available, this can be arranged at a time that suits you.
Cost: on application

Social competitions

Billiards, snooker and pool (8 ball & 9 ball) tournaments are held throughout the year. Members and their guests are invited to participate in these social tournaments. Each tournament includes Launch Night competitions and trophies for the tournament champion

For further information contact Member Relations on 03 9944 8876 or memberevents@racv.com.au

Entertainment and Team Building

You can enhance an event that is being held in another area of the Club, and book Robby for a show that can last from 30 minutes to three hours. Robby provides an entertaining show, and delegates and guests can be placed in teams and/or coached. Robby can perform a range of training drills, games and competition specifically designed for relationship and team building as well as entertainment.

This opportunity could be used as:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • An effective ice-breaker at the start of a function
  • A welcome break from a meeting
  • An up-beat finish to a conference or event

    Alternatively, members can host events in the billiards room. With purpose built exhibition arena, gourmet catering and the welcoming atmosphere of the adjacent Members’ Carbine Bar, we offer a truly unique experience.

    Venue: Billiards Room, Chancery Lane Level
    Cost: On Application

    For bookings and enquiries call Member Relations on 03 9944 8876 or memberevents@racv.com.au
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