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Keelboat News

We are delighted to advise that Keelboat Racing is back on at SBSC. 

Our first race for the Winter Season will be the Corona Winter Pursuit Series Race #1 which will be held this Sunday 28th June with the first warning signal at 9:55H.  The first of our Freedom Friday Pursuit Races will be held on the 3rd July.  More details to follow next week.

The winter program is available on the club website and can be viewed HERE

By now all of our keelboat skippers and crews should have received an email outlining the details for Sailing Covid Safe including additional reporting requirements.  If you have not received this information please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will make sure you have all the information that you need.

News from the Tower - Next Weeks Racing 

Sunday 28th June 2020          

Corona Winter Series Race 1:      Tower / Pursuit Start                
White Sails ONLY
First Warning Signal: 9:55H
Start Time: 10:00H
Tower Team: Dianne Jackson
Mark Lawrence

Please note that we are required to race according to the Covid 19 - Return to Sailing Plan which can be viewed HERE.

All Skippers are required to submit a Crew Declaration Form for each race they compete in.  This form is to be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and is available by clicking THIS LINK

The Start Sheet for the Sunday Race will be sent out via email later in the week.

Bendigo Bank - not just a sponsor!

As we all know Bendigo Bank have been a long time supporter and sponsor of Safety Beach Sailing Club. 

As well as providing the club with annual funding through the Bendigo Bank Grants Program they have now kindly arranged for an article about our club to be published in this weeks Southern Peninsula Mornington Newspaper, which I believe will be out this Wednesday. 

They will also be having a chat with Vice Commodore, Andrew Martin, on the local radio station RPP FM 98.7 at approximately 8:15am on Wednesday the 24th June so make sure you are tuned into that radio.


Safety Equipment Auditors

Great news for all those Skippers and Owners looking to get an Equipment Audit on their yachts for both local and off shore racing.

John Gordon, who is also the ORCV Secretary, has just recently been accredited to do Cat 3-7 Equipment Audits and is hoping to further upgrade this qualification to include Cat 1 & 2 Audits shortly.   If you need a hand with auditing of your boat please contact John at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call on 0407 632 546

Marissa McManus, who is a long term member of Sandringham YC, new member to SBSC and a Senior National Cat 1-7 Equipment Auditor has also offered her assistance to anyone at Safety Beach SC wanting to get their boat audited or looking for any information regarding equipment auditing. 
Marissa can be contacted at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 0418 618 884

Snooks Catering

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There is no wonder why this yacht has won nearly every single international yacht design award in the world and now comes with a 7 year warranty!
Located at Martha Cove, please contact Rohan Veal on 0414 538 959 for a private inspection, or visit the link HERE for more details.


Zoom Trivia 2 Report

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our Zoom Trivia 2.  It was a fun night had by all.  Big thanks to Deirdre Snooks who managed to come up with some amazing questions for our Trivia Buffs.

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