Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year

On behalf of General Committee we wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Safe New Year.

For those of you competing in Championships in the coming weeks, we hope that you all do better than you anticipate and have a lot of fun at the various regatta’s. It would be nice to have a few pictures and a report or two for the web page in the new year.

Merry Christamas and good sailing to you all.

Mark Foster

Commodore’s Christmas Party – Book Your Tickets Now


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Dear Members,

We have programmed the Christmas Party for Saturday 19th December and I invited all members and families to join us for this festive occasion. We will have Santa and will be supplying a Christmas Present to all children up to and including the age of 12 years. This will require input from you ahead of time so that we can organise the gifts. So to avoid disappointment it is essential to respond with your children’s details. Please understand that we have a absolute cut off time at 4 pm Sunday 13th December 2015.

For the Christmas Party we will be serving Nibbles, Main Course and Sweets

Ticket Prices are $20 for adults & children over 16

$10 per head for Children under the age of 16

Advance Bookings are essential so that Santa knows… Continue reading

Tackers Enrolments Open Now

2015-10-24 ESC Tackers Brochure Art

Looking for a new fun challenge for your children for the weekends or summer holidays – why not enrol them into the tackers sailing courses.  Or if you have children with experience or a partner who is interested in learning to sail then enrol in “Start Sailing”

All enquires to: or click HERE for more information and to book

ISAF Coming To Elwood


As many of you would know Elwood SC has been asked to join the ISAF World Cup in December, which is based from RMYC.  Elwood SC has been appointed to a participate in the race management of the Vipers and Kite Boarders.  This is a brilliant opportunity for Elwood Club Members to volunteer on the water.  Experience is not necessary as you will be taught on the water – however, those with experience are greatly appreciated.  ISAF will also feed you during the racing and provide invites to their social activities – which is based around St Kilda. Continue reading

Top of The Bay Interclub Challenge 2015 – Sat 7 Feb 2015

Elwood Sailing Club is once again participating in the 2015 TOP of the Bay Interclub Challenge. This year Port Melbourne Yacht Club as organising authority is hosting the event and ESC is requesting a large turn out of club members to compete and also support PMYC’s 125th Anniversary year.

A pre-race briefing will be held at PMYC at 1pm on Saturday 7th Feb. For further details about the day view the Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions, Notes and to enter download the Entry Form

ESC Christmas Party Saturday 20th December

Get excited because Santa Claus is coming

When     : Saturday 20th December at 6pm
Where    : Elwood Sailing Club
Cost        : Gold Coin Donation

Roast Spit Provided by Santa’s little Helpers.
ESC will provide Santa with some early gifts for your children, grandchildren

Just let Santa know who you will be coming  by 14th December  by email to (Age and Gender of Children required)

All welcome !

Sunday Practice

Sunday practice is open to all members and recent trainees (within the last 12 months). The club is open downstairs and a rescue boat is provided. Sailors are free to sail and practice as they wish.  Sailors may hire a ESC fleet OziOpti, 4.7 Laser or RS Feva training dinghies, or you can bring your own boat. It runs on Sundays from October – December in the first half of the season and January – April in the second half of the season from 9.00am-12.00pm. Continue reading