AGM in Brief

The SGYC AGM, postponed due to Covid, was held on Saturday 4th Sept via Zoom. A total of 25 members participated and thanks go to Rob McNair for organising and chairing the online meeting. The following annual reports were presented: Commodore’s Report – Wayne Smith Treasurer’s Report – Neil Warren…

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Learn To Sail Like Matt Wearn!

Here’s a notification from The Victorian Laser Association: The Victorian Laser Association in junction with the Gippsland Lakes Yacht Club are holding a training clinic at Paynesville from the 18-20 of September. This is a great exposure for Gippsland lasers sailors to receive coaching from National and international level coaches.…

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Presentation Night 2021

A very enjoyable evening was had by some 40 or so club members on Saturday at the 2020-21 season presentation night. BYO bbq was complemented by salads, breads and other savouries coordinated by Susan and finished off by a bevy of tasty homemade desserts that stumped even the most ravenous…

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Australia Day Regatta

With no wooden dinghy regatta this year, Francis Sullivan stepped up to the mark with his business South Gippsland Radiology as sponsor of the inaugural Australia Day Regatta. With 6 races over the ‘long weekend’ we had a real mix of conditions: almost becalmed at the weekend, then 20 knots…

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Awards Night

Although we only had a shortened sailing season for 2019-2020, racing did get off to a lively start in November 2019 and four series were completed, plus the Tarwin River Marathon. A very sociable crowd of members and friends gathered on 28th December for presentation of Awards, with a BYO…

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