Sail Sandy 2017

Monday, 16 October 2017 by

Over the weekend Sandringham Yacht Club hosted their annual OTB event, Sail Sandy. It was fantastic to see that BYS was well represented across most classes. All classes on Saturday managed to get 4 races in with winds turning light on Sunday. With a slight postponement, everyone got out on the water to complete another

Petersville Regatta 2017

Monday, 02 October 2017 by
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Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron is proudly hosting the 2017 Petersville Regatta this year from the 27-30 December 2017. The regatta is open to all Keelboats and Sportsboats to enjoy some of the best racing the bay has to offer! BYS MEMBERS ONLY – You will receive a $150 credit on your membership card when you enter and

Keelboat Racing Documentation

Monday, 02 October 2017 by
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To be eligible for results this season we require each boat to submit an Australian Sailing Safety Declaration, Crew List and Current Insurance Certificate to the sailing office or Please return these documents at your earliest convenience. Crew Form Category 5 Safety Declaration Form Category 6 Safety Declaration Form Boats should also complete an

Krystal Weir Laser Coaching Clinic

Monday, 02 October 2017 by
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Krystal weir is coming to BYS on the 16th of December to conduct a one day laser master class. Krystal is a former world champion in the laser class and a dual Olympian. She has also won an ISAF sailing World Cup in the Netherlands. More information about Krystal’s sailing history can be found on

Working with Children’s Check

Thursday, 28 September 2017 by
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Recently amendments to the Working with Children check (WWC check) came into effect. The advice we have is that all volunteers involved in running races where children are participants must have a WWC check. If you already have one please send a copy of it to: If you do not have one please apply now.  We cannot