THe Annual General Meeting at Altona Yacht Club is Saturday, 22nd July at 7:00pm
Bruce was a Commodore of the Altona Yacht Club for many years. Bruce was not only the longest serving Commodore but also the youngest to start at the age of 17 in 1957 as his first tenure. A well liked member and passionate about sailing. Our condolences to the Ewen Family. The funeral is at Altona Memorial Park, Altona North on Monday 26th June at 10:00am
Altona Yacht Club 2017 Presentation night, Sat 24th June. Starting at 7.00 pm
As per the past few years it will be a casual dress evening with Buffet style meals brought in by fellow members.
You are encouraged to bring a dish or plate of food for the buffet or perhaps a desert. (Tin Foil Dishes recommended)
We have been selling raffle tickets for some great prizes.
A custom made “Buoy Sailor” duffle bag made out of pre loved sails and fitted out with the best of zips and fastenings by our own club member Bruce Leighton.
A $ 100 gift vouched from “The Dinghy Shop” donated by our own Jim Scott
A Ronstan Clear Start sailing watch donated by Ronstan.
These are great prizes so even if you have brought a ticket or two it will be worth investing in more on the night !
Lyn Sleeman along with a group of courageous actors will be presenting an encore performance of their play “Ken’s Beans”
This will be a great night for all to enjoy so please make the effort, cheer on the winners, have a go at the raffle and enjoy the show.
Hope to see you there.
Altona Yacht Club traler sailor division is planning an event for Queens birthday weekend possibly Sunday 11th. June. We plan to rig up at the Altona safe harbour at 9am. leave at 10.30 sail down to Williamstown then on down the Yarra river to Docklands have lunch then returning back to Altona by 5pm. Need crew to help with the sailing anyone interested??
An aggregate race on Sat 8th April as we have had the Commodores Cup.
SATURDAY 4th. MARCH
Altona Y.C. will be running the short course series 7 races time and length of race will be 25 minutes aprox 0.5NM. 3 races in the morning then a break for lunch then 4 races in afternoon. The weather is looking good