Month: October 2020

ORCV Master Navigation – Online Course

For those that would like to learn how to win ocean races, the ORCV has 2 new courses plus a Masterclass with Will Oxley.  These courses concentrate of using Expedition Software starting with the very basics and building your knowledge.    In the basic course you will learn how to: set and manage marks and routes, creating race notes, uploading and working […]

The 2020 Annual Maritime Art Prize and Exhibition

RMYS member Colin Harman is part owner of BOOTS with Mick Findlay and Rob Murraylee and has an entry in the exhibition.  Click link below to see Colin’s work down at the St Kilda Marina breakwaterhttps://gallery.missiontoseafarers.com.au/artworks/colin-harman-st-kilda-mariner-breakwater/  The Mission To Seafarers Art Prize opened last Thursday there’s some more great paintings in the exhibition too www.missiontoseafarers.com.au/art-prize

Message from Sailing Coordinator

Intro: Hello members. Welcome to my new look weekly report. As the Sailing Coordinator I oversee all of the on water activities here at the club and as such will now be reporting on each  area each week.  This report will containing useful as well as informative information so I encourage all members to check […]

Members Update

This week I ran a skippers briefing to run over a few new things in the club.(New App, New Start Light Box, Current sailing available & course updates) It has been brought to my attention that this maybe something other members would also like to have the opportunity to listen to. If you would like […]

Colin’s Conundrums-30. 20 Oct

Some simple sailing questions to keep your mind active. Don’t forget to send your answers in to me

COVID Update – Sailing – 19th October 2020

Hello Members, The Premier’s announcement yesterday included little for sailing although we wait in anticipation as we are hopeful organised sailing can resume from 2 November.  Based on advice from Australian Sailing relevant information is as follows: Changes for Metropolitan Melbourne 19 October 2020 You can now travel up to 25 km from your home […]

Meet the ORCV Commodore, Grant Dunoon – Friday Night Chat

Date: Friday 23rd OctoberZoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82523848382?pwd=NzkyMnZxOFh6THZtaGJGOGNwZElqdz09Zoom session starts : 5.30pmMember’s Draw: 5.45pm ($140 this week)Chat commences: 5.50pm Recently appointed Commodore of the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria, Grant Dunoon, is well known to many sailors around the Bay and elsewhere. Grant is a former Ansett Airlines pilot who went on to found several businesses in […]

MSC Trivia Night | Friday 16th October

Start Time : 5.45pmMember’s Draw : $110 (6pm)Trivia session is starting just after 6pm this time for those who prefer a later start.Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84573827079?pwd=clFvMFhtQ1o3T2oxbGtqNzg2eE92dz09 Passcode: 077659 This week the Member Services Committee will be hosting an online Trivia Night for fellow members to participate in. Invite your family and/or housemates to come join […]

Chelsea Classic – Saturday 20 March 2021

Chelsea Yacht Club have announced their Chelsea Classic event for 2021, located on the Chelsea foreshore and is accessed via Kelvin Grove, Chelsea. This is a must for everyone’s diary. Saturday 20th March 2021. Visitors are most welcome, come down and have a look. Click here for full event details https://www.chelseayachtclub.com.au/events/76554/

CoPP Renewal of Foreshore Club Parking Permit Update

The City of Port Phillip understands many Foreshore Club Permit holders have been impacted by Covid-19 Restrictions this year and have not been permitted to attend Foreshore locations. To provide some assistance to Foreshore Club members, the City of Port Phillip will be providing Foreshore Club permit holders with a 6 month extension to their […]