Fifty invited guests joined with Southern Peninsula Rescue Squad last weekend to celebrate the launch of its second rescue vessel, a 7.5 metre Naiad. The SPRS Committee believes that having a second boat will provide greater flexibility for emergency call-outs, address some training issues caused by our growing membership and allow SPRS to better serve the annual

Hocking Stuart Back Sailability

Thursday, 09 October 2014 by

BYS is pleased to welcome Hocking Stuart Blairgowrie as a sponsor of the Sailability Program for the 2014/15 season.   Hocking Stuart will fund the maintenance of the couta boat which was donated to the club several years ago and now requires some attention.   The boat enables members of the community to experience the

2014/15 Club Racing This Week

Monday, 06 October 2014 by

          We are excited to have the 2014/15 BYS Season almost here! The season kicks of this weekend with the following: Saturday 11th October 1100 hours Keelboat Skippers and Crews Meeting – Scotts Shed Training Room 1430 hours Keelboat A/BC – Aggregate 1 (On the Wind Start) Keelboat Non Spinnaker –

Are you finding that you’re short on crew for races? Want to get the family involved in a safe and easy environment? BYS has added a division for you this season! Introducing Keelboat No Spinnakers Division. A great way to get out and see the sights of the  bay while  experiencing the racing scene of the club. All

Golf Day Success

Monday, 06 October 2014 by

The BYS Golf Day on Sunday was a great success with 15 players enjoying near perfect conditions at The Dunes Golf Links. BYS Harbour Manager David Opie took out first place in the 9-hole competition. Joseph Devereux was runner up. Jill Benning posted the best score of the ladies while David Knowles had the nearest