The 2014 Annual General Meeting of Elwood Sailing Club Inc. will be held at the clubrooms on Thursday 31st July , the bar will be open from 6:30pm and the meeting commencing at 7:00 pm. Continue reading
Elwood Sailing Club has a proud history of recreational and competitive sailing for monohulls and catamarans. Our location has 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.
The General Committee has decided there will be no increases in annual membership fees for this season, however an average 5% increase to Storage annual fee for the 2014/2015 season is justified to cover increasing costs and contribute to planned building improvements. There will again be a Prompt Payment incentive for members who pay their annual subscription fees by the due date of 1st July,
Thanks to all those who helped out and came along to make the 2014 ESC Presentation Night a great success, and congratulations to all prize and award winners recognised on the night, including Club Person of the Year – Brian Adeney; Junior Club Person – Clément Lambert; and Veteran Sailor of the year Mike Wold
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Elwood Sailing Club is trialling a new online Duty Roster System by Dutyman which was developed in the UK specifically for sailing clubs rosters and is already being used in Australia by Sugarloaf Sailing Club and North Haven Yacht Club. You can see the Elwood Sailing Club Duty Roster for the rest of this season at this link. Continue reading
The Sailing Instructions for 2013-14 season has been updated as of 23 March 2014.
The changes are :
- removed the reference to Abandonment (was SI 13) as it’s now as per the blue book.
- SI 11.6 amended to read ESC Financial members
The free Vic Wind iPhone app has been developed by a local sailor and windsurfer to help people make safer and more informed decisions about when and where to go sailing or windsurfing, showing shows real-time wind data for Port Phillip Bay and Vic Coast, forecasts, tides, sun rise/set times and more using data from BOM.
Click on the Vic Wind logo to download from iTunes.