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Classic Dinghy Classes Invitation Weekend

This is an event for classic dinghy classes of any construction! So if you have a fibreglass Sailfish, (Brett), or a composite Sailfish, or a conventionally built Australian Sailfish, time to get that boat out, do some tidying up and get … Continue reading

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The Regattas are coming!

The Cairn Curran Classic Dinghy Invitation Weekend is now just FIVE months away, so you better get started on your preparations, it will be with us in no time!   And that means it is just SEVEN months until the … Continue reading

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Cairn Curran is Coming!

The very first Cairn Curran Classic Dinghy Classes Invitation Weekend hosted by the Cairn Curran Sailing Club is coming! The big news is that this is not a wooden boats only event. Classic Dinghy Class boats that are built out of … Continue reading

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New! Improved! NSW Sailfish Assoc. 50th, an update, update update!

Three days to go! And the weather gods are being kind. The current forecast is for around 20 degrees and 6 to 8 knots, even I can cope with that. The Manly Daily has posted an article on our reunion, the … Continue reading

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Back to the ‘Rat – Ballarat Report

It was a great day on a lake many of us know all to well. We arrived to a strong Northerly which had eased to a good sailing breeze by midday and then proceeded to fade out as the afternoon … Continue reading

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2017 ICWD Regatta Highlights

From the South Gippsland Yacht Club and the Inverloch Classic Wooden Dinghy Regatta organising committee we have the 21 page Highlights Report on the Regatta plus a link to the 41 minute video shot by Michael and his crew from … Continue reading

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NSW Sailfish Assoc. 50th, update

Great news! The Narrabeen Lakes Sailing Club has very kindly made available the clubhouse facilities at Jamieson Park for us to use on the 29th of April. So there will be change rooms, showers, toilets and a kitchen plus we … Continue reading

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Back to the ‘Rat

Saturday 18th of March will see at least a couple of Sailfish out on Lake Wendouree again, sailing with the Ballaarat Yacht Club for the first time in many years. Come along and bring your Sailfish, wooden, fibreglass or even … Continue reading

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NSW Sailfish Association 50th Anniversary

On the 24th of April 1967 a brave group of pioneers gathered at the home of Ben Castle to form the NSW Australian Sailfish Association. This group then went on to re-establish the Narrabeen Lakes Sailing Club, with winter races … Continue reading

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Inverloch Classic Wooden Dinghy Regatta 2017

Well that went well. We had Jack Carroll, and eleven Sailfish turn out for what was a fantastic weekend with good weather, good wind and a good crowd. As well as the “old” Sailfish skippers with boats we had a … Continue reading

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