ESC COVID Restrictions from June 11, 2021
The club is reopening for sailing, boating, and boarding activities on Friday June 11, with restrictions in line with the Vic Government regulations. At this point these restrictions will remain in place until midnight on Thursday June 17.
*Looking For Help*
Getting involved in the club can be very enjoyable as well as helping the
other volunteers and our manager to keep the club operating. All positions
in the General Committee (GC) will be opened up again at this year’s AGM
(targeted for August) and anyone who is interested to join the GC is
encouraged to talk to existing committee members or our manager Amanda. The
Committee has a Commodore, Rear Commodore (sailing operations). Vice
Commodore (club house), Secretary and Treasurer, and also general members
who represent windsurfers and SUP, manage boat storage, seek sponsorships,
or help in other ways.
A member is eligible to be on the committee if a senior member, senior
member or partner in a family membership, a student member over 18, or a
life member. Associate members such as social members, or junior members
under 18 are not eligible.
If you would like to get involved and help but prefer not to join the
committee or are not eligible there are other ways to do so. Please contact
committee members or Amanda.
In line with the Government COVID restrictions announced on June 2, the
Club remains closed. The club will reopen on Friday June 11 if restrictions
We have received an update clarifying what sailing related activities are
permitted. Activities such as sailing, windsurfing, SUP, and surfing are
permitted as long as the activity does not involve closed facilities such
as ESC, is completed within 5 km of where you live (10 km from June 4),
and is conducted with members of your household or with one other person
only. Outdoor exercise is limited to 2 hours per day. Enjoy what you can!
In line with the requirements of the COVID lockdown announced today the clubhouse including boat storage will be closed from midnight today, Thursday May 27th, for 7 days. Key fobs will be turned off.
Note that exercise is permitted for 2 hours a day within 5km from your home, with one other person only. Recreation activities such as golf, fishing, boating, tennis, and surfing are not allowed.
A reminder that anyone attending ESC must register using the QR code, no exceptions. This app remembers your details when used once at a location, so you do not need to fill in your details again at that specific location.
Due to difficulties in the assignment of duty the club will revert to the standard 2 race per day format commencing at 2pm
Revised Calendar as of 24th March 2021
Please note due to the installation of new urinals in the male changing rooms there will be no access to male change facilites from Monday 22nd to Thursday 26th of March, please change at home or use public showers and bathrooms at lifesaving club. Thanks for your co-operation.
COVID Update Jan 17:
In line with the announcement that the “circuit breaker” lockdown restrictions will be lifted from 23:59 on Jan 17, ESC will reopen on Thursday Jan 18. ESC operations and DHHS health requirements concerning the club will return to what they were before this lockdown. As before, face masks must be carried at all times, and are mandatory when inside (except in a residential home), and outdoors when you cannot maintain physical distancing of 1.5 m or if a lawful exemption applies.
Lightning Regatta will go ahead this weekend. Click Here
As a result of the stage 4 lock down annouced today the club will be
close from 11.59 Friday Feb 12th and reopen on Thursday 18th
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