Elwood Sailing Club has a proud history of recreational and competitive sailing for monohulls and catamarans with easy access from Melbourne suburbs, favourable sailing through the season and fresh summer breezes for Windsurfing. Races and Training are held on Saturdays from October to Easter supported by our race & rescue patrol. We host international, national and state title events. To become a member, learn to sail, or hire the facilities for a function don't hesitate to contact us.


Child Safety Standards

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As you would may be aware, there are now new Child Safe Standards that need to be in place in all Victorian clubs and organisations by January 1st 2017. Elwood Sailing Club is introducing new Procedures and Policy’s around creating a Child Safe Environment and being compliant with the new legislation. Please read our Child Safe Standards provided here and on the club notice boards and newsletters. Continue reading

TOP OF THE BAY INTERCLUB CHALLENGE 2017

Saturday 4th February 2017

ESC will be running the 2017 Top Of The Bay Interclub Challenge

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Big thanks to Ken Robinson for all his hard work, the sailing instruction will be posted in January. Participating clubs are, Elwood Sailing Club, Albert Park Yacht Club, Albert Sailing Club, Altona Yacht Club, Port Melbourne Yacht Club, Williamstown Sailing Club.

 

Discover Sailing Day Sun 8th Jan 11am

Discover Sailing Day is an opportunity for the whole family to have a taste of what sailing life is all about! There will be lot of activities to take part in and lots of information about how to get involved! Come down on Sunday the 8th January from 11am and enjoy the following activities:

– Dinghy rides for kids, teens and adults
– Free rides in A class Catamaran and keel boats
– RHIB rides for a taste of adrenaline!
– Knot tying demonstrations
– Stand up paddle boards
– Tours of the club
– Free BBQ
– Discounts on all discover sailing courses booked on the day
– Show bags music and more
REGISTER YOUR ATTENDANCE NOW
https://membership.sportstg.com/regoform.cgi?formID=41984&programID=5066

George Mac Regatta 3-4 Dec

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The 3rd & 4th of December is the George Mac Regatta, there is NO club racing that weekend, but we encourage all members to enter the George Mac and support our involvement and support of RBYC and this event.

All members are invited to the function on the Saturday night hosted by RBYC.

If you are not sailing in the George Mac can you please contact Mike Wold rearcommodore@elwoodsc.com re volunteering your support with this event is appreciated.

 

ESC Xmas Party Sat 17th Dec

This invite goes out to all our members, their friends, children, grandchildren, extended family, young and old please come along and join us to celebrate Christmas at Elwood Sailing Club.

We will have Santa handing out gifts to all the kids so make sure you reply to this email with the names and ages of kids that will be attending so I can let Santa know who will be there.  We will have food, games and of course the bar will be open!

RSVP by 5th Dec to manager@elwoodsc.com

KEY FOB ACTIVATION

ALL MEMBERS
FOB KEY ACCESS

Due to the re installation of the door access program all fobs have now been deactivated. To reactivate your fob please come and see me, the manager at the club and I can set this up. I am onsite this week today Monday 31st till 4pm, I will be here tomorrow for Cup Day so come join in the fun and get your key activated.  I am also here on Wednesday 2nd Nov 9am – 4.30pm and Saturday 5th 9am – 2pm if these times do not suit please contact me, Amanda at manager@elwoodsc.com or call 0422 175 969 and I can arrange to meet you. Normal days at club Monday, Wednesday, Fridays and Saturday.