The J.H.McDonald race 3 was sailed last Saturday in delightful conditions.
Yesterday was a delightful day but no wind so the RO had no option to abandon the race after the start.
Best start award to Matrix - 3 seconds.
Click on the Header for the results.
|SAILING Calendar for the next 6 weeks|
The Sailing Committee requests that you keep abreast of the up coming events.
|First Friday of the Month Lunch - Friday 4th November 12 noon til late|
Bring your work mates down and show them your club over an informal lunch at only $20 bucks a head.
Enjoy Porterhouse steak, salads and more cooked on the deck and served in the Olympic Room.
A sweep will be held for the Saturday Race.
Make up a table and book early. Call Jan on 9534 0227 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to make your reservation.
|TRIVIA NIGHT IN THE HARBOUR ROOM - Wednesday 13th July @ 1900 hrs|
BOOK NOW !!!!!
Trivia Night is back once again, to be held on the 13th July 2011.
See if you can beat Quizmaster John Cotterell.
There will be lots of prizes, snacks and more.
Dinner is available in the Olympic Room. However, bookings are essential.
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|CRUISING GROUP - DINNER @ DOCKLANDS|
The cruising group from RMYS had an overnighter at Waterfront City in Docklands on Saturday night. The five yachts in attendance (La Chivetta, Mrs Overnewton, Trade Wind, Beyond Outrageous and Mandala) cruised across independently. The theme of the evening was a progressive dinner and up to 30 people feasted furiously from boat to boat.
Click on the Header for the full story from Alistair Reddish.
Problem with the IRC database.
Click on the Header for this important information.
|SAILMAKING CAREER OPPORTUNITIES|
Established for over 40 years, Horizon Sailmakers is well-renowned as Australia's foremost independent Sailmaker, manufacturing and exporting to all corners of the globe. This Melbourne based business is seeking an experienced Sailmaker, and a committed Sailmakers' Apprentice. This is a rare opportunity to work in a modern and well equipped manufacturing environment, and with an experienced and dedicated team.
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|Members Accounts for 2012 - 2013 Year and an 'Early Bird Reward'|
All members who have paid their membership fees by Wednesday 25 July will go into a raffle to bedrawn at the AGM on 28 July. The prizes being 3 x $100 RMYS merchandise vouchers.
Click on the Header for more information regarding membership fees and paying by instalments.
|ST KILDA HARBOUR MARINA GETS THE GREEN LIGHT|
PRESS RELEASE 20th June 2011.
Approval has been received by Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron from the new State Government to proceed with the necessary works on the breakwater at St Kilda.
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|Boat Handling & Licencing Powerboat Course @ RMYS - Thursday 1st September|
Need to gain more confidence in boat handling and/or need a boat licence? The Training Academy is conducting a Yachting Australia National Powerboat Handlers course at RMYS in September,2011.This comprehensive boating course (previously known as the TL3) is conducted on 3 x Thurs evenings and one Sunday onwater session. Course includes boat handling and onshore lectures include lights and buoyage,navigation,marine regulations, safety procedures, safety equipment and trip preparation.For more information click on the headline.
|CLUB MEMBER OF THE YEAR- your nominations called for by Monday 18th July|
RMYS survives based on the contributions of our many club members.
Each year we identify a member who has made a significant contribution to RMYS to be awarded the JW Crosbie Trophy for Club Member of the Year, which will be presented at the Season Opening Day on the 8th October.
Nominations are made by members in appreciation of the special efforts made by an individual in pursuing the aims and objectives of RMYS and building a better Squadron for all of us to enjoy.
Click on the Header for more information and the nomination form.
|ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - Saturday 30th July @1100hrs|
The 2011 Annual General Meeting will be held in the Harbour Room on July 30th at 1100.
All relevant forms & reports - Annual Report 2011, Notice of Meeting, 2010 AGM Minutes, General Committee Nomination Form, Proxy Voting Form and General Committee Nomination Detail Form can be downloaded from the RMYS web site or by clicking on the links below, this also includes the Club Member of the Year nomination form.
A proposed Flag Officer and other members of the Committee standing for election must be nominated in writing by another Senior Member and seconded in writing by another Senior Member. All Senior Voting Members must be Financial in order to vote on the 30th July 2011.
Please Note- All nominations for Flag Officers and proxy voting forms have now closed.
|Coastal Navigation Course - now starts Tuesday 30th August. Call RMYS to make a last minute booking.|
This important practical navigation course has been postponed to Tuesday 30 th August to allow more people to join in. Call Leigh to secure a last minute booking!
|Sailing Boots for sale|
If you require sailing boots this season click on the above Header for a bargain.
|Extended Summer Trading Hours for the Olympic Bar|
The Olympic Bar trading hours have changed for summer and will be as follows:-
Monday - 1700-2000 hrs
Tuesday - 1700-2000 hrs
Wednesday- 1600-2400 hrs
Thursday - 1700-2100 hrs
Friday - 1700-2400 hrs
Saturday - 1000-2200 hrs
Sunday - 1200-2000 hrs
Public Holidays - 1100 - 2200 hrs
|New Daily Bar Menu|
food&desire and RMYS bring you a new and improved Daily Bar Menu from the Olympic Bar.
|Free Glass of Wine in the Members Bar|
Receive a free glass of wine for everybody that reserves a table of 4 or more for either Wednesday or Friday night dinner in the Member's Bar.
|Lunch & Dinner every Wednesday in the Member's Bar|
Lunch & Dinner is available every Wednesday in the Member's Bar during the Midweek Mariners Series.
With the start of the Midweek Mariners Series so begins our offering of Wednesday Lunch and Dinners in the Member's Bar. Come down any (and every) Wednesday to enjoy our ever changing a la carte menu including a warming soup, sizzling steak, sensational seafood, perfect pastas and the ever popular burger. Hope to see you here.