Crew Register

If you are looking to crew on a Keel Boat (or know of someone that is) or are looking for crew to sail on your boat please send your name and contact details to


Michelle Harvey  0407 565 975 or email  I’m very keen to learn the art of sailing on a keel boat. In am strong , healthy and eager  to learn.  I am available on Friday nights and Sundays and would look forward to hearing from you.


Des Carroll  0418 511 255 or   I live in Safety Beach and am looking to crew casually or on a semi-regular basis on a keelboat at SBSC all year round. I can often be available at short notice.  Most of my experience is in OTB and trailerables (monos, cats and tris) and at 70yo I sail a Hobie Tandem Island kayak for pleasure.  I weigh 82 kg and keep fit through regular cycling and/or Nordic walking. I am a member of the SBSC Tower Team and have all courses plotted in my GPS and have a VHF hand-held. 

Michael Stone – 0417 483 036 or
I have recently relocated to the Peninsula for work and interested in any crewing opportunities at SBSC.  
I have completed Competent Crew and currently completing Day Skipper.  Look forward to hearing from you
Katee Gray – 0409 016 465  or  I live in Mornington and grew up sailing over at Balnarring /Westernport in Sabres, Hobies and Tasars but haven’t been involved in Sailing for a number of years.  I’ve had a small about of experience on big boats but would like to explore crewing on a regular basis. Look forward to hearing from you

Brad Winthrop – 0439 030 863 or  I’m interested in becoming a crew member on a Keelboat at SBSC.  I  have completed my Competent Crew accreditation and looking to gain more practical experience. Look forward to hearing from you.

Jeremy Albert – 0410 043 912 or   Interested in becoming a crew on a keelboat.   I normally sail Lasers and B14 skiffs at McCrae Yacht Club and although I have little experience in big boats have been sailing dinghies all my life. I am looking to sail on Fridays and Sundays.     Am 6ft and 80kg. 

Rob Sparrow – 0409 830 602 Looking to be part of a crew sailing out of Safety Beach.  I have extensive sailing experience, as skipper, trimmer and foredeck.  Have previously sailed out of Sandringham and Royal Melbourne as well as being involved in Melbourne to Hobart races, Port Fairy Races, Melbourne to King Island races, amongst a variety of other around the bay races.  

John Bolton – 0433 585 217 - Looking for a crewing position. Have a lot of sailing experience on smaller boats but I’m looking to make a move into keelboat sailing. I’m free both Friday nights and Sunday. Feel free to contact me anytime.

Phil Seymour - 0400 647 911 – I am interested in crewing on Friday afternoon races. I have crewed on keelboats since 1980 and completed several Melbourne to Hobart races and returns, deliveries to Sydney and from Hamilton Island, and many bay races all on 40 to 50 foot keelboats. The last five years have been crewing on 30 footer at Newhaven.

Lisa Ireson – 0418 869 147. I have completed my competent crew cert with Gordon at Yacht-master recently.I love sailing and want to get more practical experience before doing more courses. Please contact me if you would like to take on a new crew member. Look forward to hearing from you soon. 

Barry Bennet- 0407 518 515.  Barry is available to crew and is a multi state / national champion.  If you are wanting to improve your performance please give Barry a call.

Robert Nelson – 9575 0105. I have been sailing out of Mornington on an Adams 10 for the last 6years and looking to crew on a Keel Boat at Safety Beach for the Friday Night Sailing.Please contact me on the number above if you have a crewing position available.
Rob Gaffney – 0418 378 709.  I live in McCrae & a member of Sandringham yacht club. I crew there every Wednesday and ever second Saturday. I would like to crew at safety beach on a Friday night and some Sunday’s.