-Information and welcome letter
2016/17 Trailable Yacht Division Season Opening Weekend:
The 2016 Trailable Yacht Division season opening weekend and Discover Sailing Day is coming up on the 15 and 16 October. This a great event that seeks to promote sailing, specifically Trailable yachts, to the general public and celebrates the start of a new season for current sailors.
This information is for both Trailable boat owners (who wish to participate in the cruise and Discover Sailing day) and anyone else who wishes to be a part of the weekend or participate in the Discover Sailing day. If you are a boat owner and wish to keep your boat at Melbourne City Marine overnight, no problems! Simply register your yacht here and pay $50 – it’s that easy! If you have friends and/or family who you think would enjoy sailing a Trailable yacht, bring them down!
Here is the important information you need to know:
Saturday 15 October
Cruise to Melbourne City Marina, Docklands
1600 - 1830
Season Opening welcome and 'Happy Hour' in the Marina Lounge
Click here to register your yacht for overnight stay
Dinner at 'watermark'. On the Promenade, 800 Bourke St, Docklands
Contact Des on mobile 0419 341 206 for any further details on the dinner and to book.
Sunday 16 October
Season Opening Sail Past
10:30 - 11:30
Exhibitions of Trailable Yachts on the hardstand/ promenade commences.
1200 - 1600
Discover Sailing Day- for friends, family and the public
Pre- Register here
Overnight stay for $50 at Melbourne City Marine: Click here
Pre- registrations for Discover Sailing Day participants on Sunday 16 October- Bring your friends and family!!: Click here
Discover Sailing: www.discoversailing.org.au
Trailable Yachts Division website: www.trailableyacht.com.au
If you have any questions or would like more information please contact Ron Parker, TYD Event Coordinator, (cc’d above) on 0419 002 946.
We hope to see you there!
Event Communications Coordinator
T: 03 9597 0066
Kate.Lathouras@sailing.org.au | www.sailing.org.au
Suite 2, 77 Beach Road Sandringham Vic 3191