Jervis Bay Sailing Club

 What's New:

NOTE: The AGM and Presentation & BBQ will be held at 1100 hours on 7 July 2018 at the boatshed before the Frostbite race.

UPCOMING ! - October Long Weekend Regatta SATURDAY 29th & SUNDAY 30th September 2018

See here for    NOTICE OF RACE   and   ENTRY FORM

Results for the last race of the season, a Pointscore held on 26 May, are now shown. The conditions were ideal with a 10-12 knot NE, gusting to 18 knots. A huge course was set using the fixed marks with allocated start times. The Pointscore race was won by the 'rabbit', John Anderson (Hunter 216), by 2 minutes from a fast finishing Greg Thorton (Laser Radial) who started last in the handicap race, 11 minutes behind the rabbit. Dave Ginty (Spiral) was third and Richard Pryor (Spiral) was fourth. Both of these place getters started 5 minutes behind the 'rabbit'.

Note: The Pointscore, Championship and Sprint Series for the season have been completed. See the summary below and the results page for the DRAFT Placings based on counting 75% of races throughout the season.

Note: 'No Rest for the Wicked! A Frostbite series is to be held over the winter months on the First Saturday of June, July, August and September. The first race is scheduled for Saturday 2 June, so keep this in mind! Note that the duty roster includes these races.

See HERE for the preliminary handicaps for the first Pointscore Race next season.

The Preliminary Overall leaders for the series of races to date are:
Championship: 1st Merv Lotze (Spiral); 2nd Mike Wootten (Spiral); 3rd Richard Pryor (Spiral).
Sprints: 1st Merv Lotze (Spiral); 2nd Mike Wootten (Spiral) and 3rd Richard Pryor (Spiral)
Pointscore: Ist Merv Lotze (Spiral); 2nd John Anderson (Hunter 216); 3rd Richard Pryor (Spiral) and 4th Mike Wootten (Spiral)

The Preliminary END of SEASON PLACES for 75% of races are:
Championship: 1st Merv Lotze (Spiral); 2nd Mike Wootten (Spiral); 3rd Richard Pryor (Spiral).
Sprints: 1st Merv Lotze (Spiral); 2nd Mike Wootten (Spiral) and 3rd Richard Pryor (Spiral)
Pointscore: 1st John Anderson (Hunter 216); 2nd Merv Lotze (Spiral); 3rd Richard Pryor (Spiral) and 4th Mike Wootten (Spiral)

For the Latest Results for the Club races


See RESULTS PAGE for OCTOBER SEASON OPENING REGATTA 30 Sept - 1 Oct 2017 results (listed after the Club Results)
=> Download the Results in PDF - Here

Please NOTE: Memberships for the 2018-2019 season are now due:
New Member Application Form or
Renew Your Membership for 2018-2019

Note: A new membership category of 'Crew' has been added for $55 per year. Crew Crew Members shall be entitled to all the privileges of the Club other than the right to hold office, vote at the annual general meeting, or at committee meetings. They also do not have the right to skipper or enter a yacht in events conducted by the Club, except for special events as guest skippers and relief skippers. Crew Members will be registered as Australian Sailing card holders (SIN) by the club, to satisfy the 46 PERSON IN CHARGE rule, and would be covered by personal accident insurance provided by Australian Sailing. Crew are encouraged to join the club as Full or Crew Members, after they have sailed three races as guest crew in a season. Crew who are financial members of other clubs, and have a current SIN, are not necessarily required to join the club, but it is encouraged, if they crew regularly. Associate members do not sail but enjoy the social benefits of the Club and its activities.

Please Note: Membership forms need to be completed and signed before membership registration can be uploaded to Sailing Australia (formally Yachting Australia) web site. Payment is not sufficient. If forms are not completed and paid by 30th September, personal risk insurance provisions will lapse. Sailing Australia have advised that 1 December is deadline for membership renewals to be finalised (so please submit your forms)

Get involved by joining the committee
Committee Nomination Form

See DRAFT Program for 2018/2019

For News, Upcoming Events and Regattas, and For Sale Notices see NEWS

See Australian Sailing Safety Page and Special Regulations  and   NSW Marine Safety Regulations
and Australian Sailing => 2017-2020 Racing Rules of Sailing with Australian Sailing Prescriptions and Addenda

See Draft Sailing Instructions

See Race Day Risk Assessment

Jervis Bay Sailing Club conducts races at Callala Bay on Saturday afternoons throughout the sailing season, from the October long weekend to the end of May, inclusive. Briefings are at 1:00pm and races start at 1:30pm.

Club Location

Additional Frostbite Series races are held on the first Sunday of every month during winter off season, briefings are at 1:00pm and races start at 1:30pm. The club also hosts Special Events and Championships - see Special Events for details.

All off-the-beach dinghies, catamarans and smaller Trailer Sailers are welcome. Visitors are most welcome. Just come to the rigging area and introduce yourself! To join the club and start racing please complete: Contacts:
click link to email
=> David Braidwood, Commodore
   Telephone: 0421 191 009
=> Steven Lymbery, Secretary / Treasurer
   Telephone: 0400 104 451

We are located near the Callala Bay Boat Ramp. The street address is 42 Boorawine St, Callala Bay, NSW, which is approximately 3 hours from Sydney and Canberra.

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