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.


RACE MANAGEMENT EDUCATIONAL NIGHT Thursday 12th July 7pm

Its winter and time to catch up on stuff and get ready for the new season. During the coming winter months, the club would like to put on a few educational evenings to try and prepare you for the summer season. Those of you that attended the last “Race Management” evening last year found the evening to be quite constructive and hopefully a bit of fun. To kick things off we will run another session on Race Continue reading

What to do when you are rostered for duty

What to do when you are rostered for duty

All  Senior  Members are expected to do race management duty  each sailing season on typically two occasions per season.  Your allocations are notified to your email address via the ‘Dutyman’ software.

When a date does not suit you it is your responsibility to use Dutyman to seek a swap with another member for a like duty.

You score 2 race points for each race you miss while on duty. If you have boat storage you receive 2 storage points for each duty day attended. Non-attendance will score you penalty points, and be strongly frowned upon by those that have to cover for you, and the sailors who expect well organised and safe racing that day. Continue reading

Child Safety Standards

Elwood Sailing Club      Child Safety Standards

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