Bellerive Yacht Club Upcoming Regattas

by Ian Stewart, BYC
North Sails IOR Cup: 9-10 December 2016
Banjo's Shoreline Crown Series: 17-19 February 2017
See BYC website for details at byc.org.aumore

Tasmanian Aquaculture Industry Information Night

by Australian Sailing
On Monday November 7, representatives from Kettering Yacht Club attended an information session with the Tasmanian Salmon Farming Industry to discuss the proposed developments within Storm Bay. The salmon farming industry is eager to engage with yacht clubs to discuss ways in which the yachting and aquaculture industries can better work together.more

Club-level Race Officers Training Course

by Chrissie Materia
Australian Sailing have arranged for a Club-level Race Officer’s course to be held at Huon Yacht Club on December 10 at 0900hrs. The course will be conducted by Scott Price and is free of charge for all attendees.

All participants will receive a club-level Race Officer’s qualification upon the conclusion of the course as well as being better equipped to help run races at Kettering Yacht Club.more

Winds of Joy Program: 15-28 February 2017

by Chrissie Materia
In February this year I had the privilege to be part of the volunteer crew on Sailors with disAbilities (SWD) Winds of Joy program. SWD is an Australian organisation that, through sailing, becomes a catalyst for change in people's lives.more

Safety and Sea Survival Course in Prep for the Launceston to Hobart

by Amanda Beecroft
Nine members recently took part in Safety & Sea Survival training in preparation for the Launceston to Hobart Race in December. The course involved two nights of theory including operation and maintenance of yacht equipment, weather interpretation,heavy weather strategies, radio communications. One morning in the pool in wet weather gear life jackets playing with life rafts and a flare practicemore

Raffle Winners

by Chrissie Materia
FIRST prize - Dave Mulcahy - World Heritage Gordon River Cruise & Overnight Accommodation for 2 Nights
SECOND prize - Bubbles Haynes - Pennicot Wilderness Cruises – Voucher 2 Adults
THIRD prize - India Beecroft - Coastal Waters Flare Set
FOURTH prize - Garth Wigston - Nutpatch Chocolates & Hartzview Vineyard Port Blackcurrant
FIFTH prize - Andrew Fyfe - Dinner for two at Pashas Restaurantmore
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7 Dec, 6pm: Twilight Race TB10
11 Dec, 10am: Long Race L3
L2 Results: 27 Nov 2016
TB9 Results: 30 Nov 2016

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