• Invitation for Experienced Skiff Sailors

    As we approach the start of the 2016-17 Sailing Season, the Brisbane 18 Footers would like to invite interested and experienced sailors to campaign an 18 foot skiff in Brisbane. The 18 foot skiff is one of the most challenging and exciting dinghy classes to ...

2016 Historical 10s Champs – Update to Social Schedule!

Please be advised that the venue for the Welcome BBQ on Friday evening will now be at the sailing venue for the regatta, Brisbane Sailing Squadron, and not the the Club premises. The regular Last Friday Club BBQ is also naturally to be held at BSS as well.   The NOR has been updated and […]

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2016 Historical 10ft Skiffs Australian Championship – Regatta Page

  Notice of Race – downloadable PDF (latest update 7 April 2016) Online Entry Form – see below Willy Weather – Bulimba Forecasts Tide Times – Cairncross Dock Tide Times – New Farm Race Schedule / Race Results Race 1 – Saturday 30 April Start 11:00 Race 2 – Saturday 30 April Start 14:00 Race 3 – […]

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12s – 6th February 2016 Report

The Qld 12ft skiffs made up for the poor mining performance in the recent inters by training hard in 20-25kts on Waterloo Bay last weekend. Leading the charge was Tank Girl, obviously the frontrunner for the 2017 Inters Underall Championship, by putting 3rd rig in on a day that some say was destined to be […]

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12ft Skiff Interdominions – Auckland

The QLD 12ft skiff fleet took to Waitemata Harbour to compete in the 56th running of the event. 4 skiffs made the journey, supported by Maersk and the Brisbane 18 Footers Sailing Club, and the results were the best in a long time in the strong 25 boat fleet. The week started with rain and […]

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12s – 2015 Qld Championships – Races 1 and 2

Saturday saw the first two heats of the QLD State titles and let me just say… What a ride..!!!! The online banter started early in the week as we rode the 7 day forecast rollercoaster.. With predictions changing daily it was going to be anyone’s guess what we would see on the bay.. Bottom line […]

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12s – Jack Reid Memorial

Forecast was for more than we could see on the water. Ghetto sled turned up with only 3rd rig expecting a big blow, Tank Girl turned up without a big rig not expecting a drifter, Squid, Skiffropes, Donkey on the Edge and Giddy Up all had the full range of rigs.  Squids fill in crew, […]

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12s – Club Championship Races 1 and 2

The forecast was for big rig, the obvious choice was big rig and the fleet put in…their biggest rigs. Four starters racked up; Paulo and Tapo in ‘Giddy Up’ – big rig, Benno and Seano in ‘Tank Girl’ – big rig, Skinnyo and Jono on ‘The wingman’ – big rig and Joeleo and Franchesco on […]

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