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WHAT'S ON

2017

Botany Bay Yacht Club

Club & Office

44 Endeavour Street
Sans Souci 2219

Phone: 61 (02) 9529 6152
Fax: 61 (02) 9548 2382

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The Botany Bay Yacht Club was founded in 1964, since then it has been actively promoting the sport of sailing.

The club is a not-for-profit company – run by members for members.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome to the Botany Bay Yacht Club! We're a volunteer sailing club, racing and cruising keel boats on the enclosed waters of Botany Bay, Kogarah Bay and the Georges River.


Saturday Afternoon Racing - Summer Series

New crew welcome for racing on Botany Bay on Saturday afternoons, come to the Clubhouse about 11am. Races start in the Bay at 13:00.

The Autumn series wraps up 20 May, with the Winter series starting on 27 May.

Congratulations Stockade, winner of the transit series and Griffin, winner of the 2016/17 summer and sprint series!

Membership 2017/18

New members welcome! Fees are the same great rates as 2016/17, $250 for ordinary membership - which works out at less than $5 a week or about the same as seeing one movie a month. Its just $130 for crew members!

Its free to try crewing - you just need to complete your contact details and agree to the risk warning before your first sail.

Cruising division - 10 June

A June long weekend cruise is planned, departing 10 June. The humpacks are migrating north so hopefully we'll be enjoyng a spot of whale watching on the way.

Fred is coordinating so please give him a call if you'd like to come along. BYOB or ask if you can hop on board as crew for a day sail. Options are open and the destination will be confirmed depending on the forecast.

Cruisers - if you're not already on our private Facebook group, ask for an invite for all the latest on what's happening.

AGM 2017/18

Congratulations to new Board members Stephen McLennan, Warren Eggins and Brian Talbot. Many thanks to the 2016/17 Board and all those in volunteer positions for all the hard work you've put in over the last 12 months. A particular thanks to outgoing Board members Dim Houridis, Fred Smeaton and Gary Dunne.

Regattas

Great to see team Stockade and Panther heading up for Sail Port Stephens. Congratulations Panther, 2nd in the sportsboat division.

Congratulations team Stockade, super 30 champions in the Sydney Harbour Regatta! Infinity and Aussea Sailing also competed in some wild conditions on the harbour.

Twilight Sailing

Congratulations Miss Concepcion, champions for both the new year and overall summer series. See the full series results.

The 2017/18 series starts again in October.

Tender Use

The Club provides a tender for transport to and from vessels on the Club’s register in Kogarah Bay, see the Tender Use Policy.

NOTE: The code for tender box will be updated 1 May.
 The tender may be driven by members on weekends (from 4pm Friday) and public holidays.
 Priority must be given to vessels participating in Club events, including racing, regattas and cruising division activities (see Blue Book).
 Fast turnaround is required. The tender may not be left tied to a vessel or mooring

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