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Sailtech dominates Queensland Championship

See live onboard footage – full blast! Under cloudy skies and a light to moderate southerly, Sailtech Sails stamped their authority winning Heats 3 and 4 to take the 18ft Skiff Queensland Championship for 2011. [singlepic id=126 w=320 h=240 float=left] Four skiffs met the starter for Heat Three, Sailtech (Adam Young), Pure Blonde Qld (Laurie […]

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18 Footers Queensland Champs begin this weekend

11am Saturday 9th and 16th April. Free BBQ afterward. For the first time in two years, the Brisbane winged 18 Footers will battle it out for the Queensland Championships this weekend. The fleet has been building again this season with six new boats kindly provided by the Australian 18 Footers League, Double Bay. These boats […]

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Queenslander 1 on the interwebs…

Good winds to Witty (now a Toad-roach) as he takes on the best of the rest… the JJ Giltinan starts on Friday in Sydney.  Fingers crossed they can get some decent winds!! : 18ft Skiff sailor on comeback trail for Giltinan Championship. David Witt, one of Australia’s best known 18ft Skiff sailors from the […]

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18ft Skiffs – DPSS – Sat 5 Feb!

Sailing is confirmed at Darling Point this Saturday.  Our thanks to DPSS Committee for accommodating us at short notice! There is talk of trying to fit in three races, which might mean a 1pm start, so try to get down early.  Also there are others sailing from DPSS so we need to be mindful of this when […]

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Brisbane River sailing events postponed

Once again we’re unfortunately required under duty of care to postpone our intended racing on the Brisbane River this weekend.  Rear Commodore Christine has been in touch with Maritime Safety Queensland and their advice is that while the River is closed to commercial and passenger ferry traffic, recreational boating is “at your own risk” due […]

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Sailing is back!

We’ve got the all clear from MSQ to resume racing on Waterloo Bay this weekend. Despite the weekend being a “free” weekend in the calendar, it seems most have confirmed, and two races are likely to be schedule to bring us back on track.  Please contact Christine if there is any doubt!

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