Welcome to the official website of the 2019 Macquarie University Chess Festival. Here you can find all the information about the tournament, including schedule, prizes, entries list, and results. You can also watch live games when the tournament starts.


  • Two internationally rated tournaments (plus a bonus blitz and junior rapidplay tournament)
  • Masters from all around the world
  • Grandmaster and International Master Title Norms on offer
  • $14,200 in prizes on offer
  • Live coverage of games from all 9 rounds
  • Live commentary of games at the venue