Category: Media Release

Commodore’s Update – Happy New Year

Happy New Year Everyone New Year’s Eve arrived without the usual fanfare and fireworks, however, from all reports, the New Year’s Eve Marina party was a great success. Looking back, while we encountered some challenges in 2020, we also made lots of progress. Over 20 resolutions were passed by the new General Committee since coming […]

Change Our Game Scholarships – Applications Now Open

Applications for Round Two of the 2019-20 Change Our Game Scholarship program are now open. This program provides funding to support women working and volunteering in the sector to access professional development opportunities that will enhance skills in sport and recreation leadership and management. Candidates for the Change Our Game Scholarship Program are to be […]

AWKR Entries Open

AWKR 2020 entries are now open.

ORCV NEWS – Short and Sweet to Test and Try

“A great initiative” was the astounding feedback from both the seasoned ocean racer Peter Davison of Arcadia and the newcomer Aaron Marlow and crew onboard Ca Bouge as they reflect after completing the first ORCV Coastal Sprint to Western Port and return. “Short and sweet is what our skippers had been asking for allowing them […]

2019 ORCV Women’s Skipper & Navigator Race required light wind sailing plans.

2019 ORCV Women’s Skipper & Navigator Race required light wind sailing plans. Winning skipper of Xenia, Edel Doyle revealed their successful plan. “We consulted multiple weather sources; Meteye, BOM and watched the ORCV Weather forecast provided Friday evening, and decided that the winds would be towards the middle of the bay on Sunday, so we […]


Get excited – it’s AWKR week and its shaping to be the biggest and best regatta so far!! What a fantastic effort by the AWKR committee and all involved. The countdown is on.  40 entries 240+ crew 60+ volunteers day Check out the latest press release below! Ocean Respect Racing makes it a record 40 […]

Sheers and Rushbrook make Executive Decision to win ORCV Double Handed Race

ORCV Press Release 06 May 2019  William Sheers and Dan Rushbrook have sailed Executive Decision to a decisive IRC win in the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria’s Double-Handed Yacht Race held on Port Phillip in Melbourne on the weekend. Sheers was thrilled with their win for two good reasons: “The day before we did the […]