Tag: 18skiff

100th Australian 18 Footers Championship

100th AUSTRALIAN 18 FOOTERS CHAMPIONSHIP STARTS SATURDAY Post from Frank Quealey: When the 23-boat fleet from NSW and Queensland lines up for Race 1 of the 100th Australian 18 footers […]


2021 Queensland 18ft Skiff Championship

The 2021 Queensland 18ft Skiff Championship is set for this weekend with 5 races over Saturday and Sunday, with racing conducted by Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron. Six teams are ready to hit […]


Centenary Celebration Event

The Club will be holding a get together to celebrate our 100 years as the Brisbane 18 Footers Sailing Club on Sunday 2 May 2021, in conjunction with the Australian […]


2021 JJ Giltinan Wrap-up

Alex Watson, Matt Rogers and Lachlan Prentice, sailing Lumix and David Hayter, Ben Roxburgh and Elliott Mahar, sailing Queenslander participated in the recently completed 2021 JJ Giltinan Shield in Sydney.   […]

2 Lumix, 2020 JJ Giltinan. Photo credit Angus Roxburgh

Queensland 18ft Skiff Championships October 2020 Wrap

For those not on Facebook – while the Club was unable to host a full regatta to celebrate its Centenary at the beginning of October, it was able to hold […]

Tangalooma, an 18 footer, on it's way down the Brisbane River to win the Australian Championship. Source: State Library of Qld https://hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/149647

1920s – New name, new hull restrictions

The Brisbane Eighteen Footers’ Sailing Club was the new name for the start of the 1920-21 season, as reported by the Telegraph and The Courier Mail on 30 September 1920, […]