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Results - 24th Mar including Toogoolawah Cup

The final day of the 2017-18 sailing season began with the Toogoolawah Cup up for grabs for all classes and also a number of club championships winners to be decided. A great days racing was had by all.
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Quest 1 Christened by Cr Kara Cook

On the last day of the regular sailing season that included the heat 7 of the club championship for all classes and the Toogoolawah Cup, the sailing club was delighted to have Kara Cook, our local Morningside Ward councillor present to christen "Quest 1", the first of the new sail training boats.
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New RS Quest boats have arrived

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Results - 17th Mar

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Results - 3rd Mar

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Results 24-Feb including Jason Brewer Memorial Trophy (125s)

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Results 17-Feb including Bill Bridge Memorial Trophy (Skiffs)

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Results - 10th Feb

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Results - 3rd Feb

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Results - 27th Jan

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Updated Sailing Instructions

The club management and sailing committees have recently reviewed and revised the clubs sailing instructions. These instructions are available on this website and all members participating in club racing on the river are encouraged to read these revised sailing instructions.
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Vale Sasha Hawgood

On 22nd January, a large number of friends joined the Hawgood family at Brisbane Sailing Squadron to farewell the late Sasha Hawgood, a much loved member of the club.

Sasha’s association with BSS dates back 20 years. Her junior sailing commenced in Sabots, during which time Sasha won two club championships. She also represented the club at interstate championships. Sasha then moved on to Lase ...
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Results - 20th Jan

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Results - 2nd Dec

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Results - 4th Nov

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Thank you to James Bury

Brisbane Sailing Squadron management and its members wishes to pass on a big Thank You to James Bury of 16ft Skiff "FireStopping QLD" fame. His recent donation to the club to support junior sailing will help to encourage more youngsters to get out on the water. The club sincerely thanks James for this donation and we look forward to seeing him sailing with us on the river soon.
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Results - 23rd Sep

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Results - 16th Sep

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Results - 9th Sep

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Season Opening Race Report

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Toogoolawah Cup

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Lasers - Club Championship Heat 6

A fluctuating northerly wind meant the fleets raced in front of the clubhouse for heat 6 of the Laser Club Championship and club racing for all other classes. The short course kept the fleet quite close together and made it all the more important to get clear air and manoeuvre around the moored yachts.
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SQSA 16ft Skiff Sprint Championships

Race report for the 16ft Skiff Sprint Championship and race results for the other club racing
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Betty Bliss Memorial Yardstick Race

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Princesses and Pirates Day Success

Councillor Shayne Sutton's annual Princesses and Pirates Day was this year held on Sunday 26th February at Vic Lucas Park, Bulimba. Once again it was a great success with over 200 kids and parents enjoying a ride on the river in the clubs Pirate Vagabonds. Thanks to all those that helped on the day and we look forward to more sightings of Captain Jack Sparrow again next year.
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125s Jason Brewer Memorial Race

Ten boats made up this years Jason Brewer Memorial Race for the 125s. A number of visiting crews were treated to a fresh north-easter that kept the crews on their toes picking the shifts up the river towards the Gateway bridge.
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Skiffs Bill Bridge Memorial Race

The Skiffs Bill Bridge Memorial Race was held this Saturday (18th Feb). The wind was 10-20 knots from the north east (mostly) and the water was dead flat which made for some high speeds especially on the reaches and downwind legs.
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Results - 11th February

125 Dinghy
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Results - 4th February

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Club race for all classes
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Results - 28th January

April 4th 2009
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Results - 21st January

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Results - 3rd December

Club Championship Heat 4 for all classes to finish off the first half of the sailing season before the festive break.
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Results - 26th November

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Results - 19th November

Club Championship Heat 3 for all classes except Sabots
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Results - 12th November

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Results - 5th November

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Results - 29th October

A close finish for the Laser full-rigs in heat 1 of the club championship sees the top 8 boats finishing within 70 seconds of each other after nearly a 2 hour race.
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Results - 22nd October

Results for racing on Sat 22nd October including Club Championship Heat 1 for 125 and Sabots.
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Photos - 8th October

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Photos - 1st October

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Squids - Sabot training

Squids - Sabot training
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Notice Board

Annual General Meeting

Sat 13th October 2018 at 1130hrs

Members are hereby notified that the Annual General Meeting of the Brisbane Sailing Squadron Incorporated will be held at the clubhouse, Vic Lucas Park, Quay Street, Bulimba on Sat 13th October 2018 commencing at 1130hrs. Any members interested in nomination for particular positions for this season should contact the Secretary as soon as possible, particularly if you are unable to attend on the day.

 

2018-19 Season Program

The 2018-19 sailing program is now available on our Sailing Program page linked below.

Sailing Program

 

Membership Renewals

2018-19

All members should have recently received email communications providing details regarding renewal of memberships for the 2018-19 season. The club asks that members support the club in paying their memberships in a timely manner.

 For any assistance please contact us via info@bss.org.au

 

Season 2018-19

Volunteers Wanted

If you or anyone you know would like to help out at the club during race days in the 2018-19 sailing season please feel free to contact us via email (info@bss.org.au). We have a range of volunteering roles available including rescue boat duty, race starter & finisher and kitchen hand.

 

Next Race
Sat 29th Sept 2018

Club Race - All Classes

 

Learn to Sail Courses

3 Day School Holiday Course

commencing Dec 2018/Jan 2019 (Dates To Be Confirmed)

6 Week Saturday Morning Course

commencing 2nd Feb 2019

 

 See our Learn to Sail page here for further information

 

Membership Renewal link

 email for updates, news:

webmaster [at] bss.org.au

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