Good Friday Mud Island Picnic 2018

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 by

Come one, come all, bring the kids. It is on again, pack a picnic and join the annual pilgrimage, the BYS Good Friday cruise to Mud Island. Transport is provided. If you have never visited Mud Island then this is the perfect opportunity.  Contrary to popular belief, it is made of sand not mud. Plenty

420 & 9er States

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 by

BYS was well represented at the 420 & 9er States at SSCBC. With racing only held on Sunday and Monday due to light conditions on Saturday, all fleets managed to get 9 races in with the 420’s getting 10 in the bag. In the 420’s BYS was represented by with 7 boats competing. Congratulations to

2018 Optimist State Championships

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 by

Over the long weekend, BYS hosted 114 sailors from around Victoria and Australian for the 2018 Optimist State Championships. It was a fantastic event with racing held over three courses for the Green Fleet, Intermediate Fleet and Open Fleet. Saturday proved to be tricky with light and testing northerly breezes, however on Sunday and Monday

BYS Cruising Group

Wednesday, 28 February 2018 by

It has been 10 days since we set sail on our cruise to circumnavigate the Bass Straight Islands and North Tasmania First day we left at 05:00  to sail directly to Deal Island as our original destination, Refuge Cove Wilsons Prom, but the next day wind was unsuitable for that anchorage. So Deal Island, we

2018 BYS Team Challenge

Wednesday, 28 February 2018 by

  Last Sunday week saw the third edition of this novel event and the feedback was again encouraging … and it seems there is also a growing spectator support base! We had 13 teams competing, with the winning team completing a 3-peat! The Portsea Kings again defended their title ahead of some hot competition from the Portsea