Author Archives: Rod Thomas

Thursday Snippets, 28 May

Recreational sailing again at Albert Sailing Club on saturday 30th May. Club foyer, boatyard and toilets open from 10 – 4pm. No club racing permitted and no RHIB patrol boat crew planned for this week, so check weather conditions before you come down. The final week of the online Corona Non-Sailing Series is at 2pm […]
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Thursday Snippets, 21 May

Albert Sailing Club will commence weekly recreational sailing on Albert Park Lake on saturday 23rd May. The club foyer, boatyard and toilet will be open from 10am to 4pm, for members wanting to go for a sail on the Lake. There is a set of requirements based on Government Restrictions and advice which need to […]
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Thursday Snippets, 14 May

Two main items this week Our Albert Sailing Club Annual General Meeting is at 4.30 this Saturday 16th May. Put the meeting in your diary and join us for the club’s AGM. It will be an online meeting via Zoom software. If attending please send an email to our secretary Tim Falkiner via secretary@albertsc.org.au. You […]
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Thursday Snippets, 7 May

Hello fellow locked down sailors. We wait for Victorian Government announcements on some easing of COV-19 restrictions. When boating becomes possible it will be under restricted circumstances and with important health considerations. Plans on how and when sailing at a club level could resume will need to be developed. In the meantime this Snippets covers […]
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Thursday Snippets, 30 April

Hello fellow locked down sailors. The Winter series programmed to commence on saturday 2nd May has been postponed. We wait for Victorian Government announcements in mid May on restrictions to apply in the upcoming period, in particular whether some level of recreational boating will be permitted. Albert Park Lake is being primed for boating activity […]
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Thursday Snippets, 23 April

Hello fellow locked down sailors. No sailing and no club working bee on the Anzac Day weekend. The Winter series programmed to commence on saturday 2nd May has been postponed until Government Restrictions allow club operations to re-commence. On saturday 25th April we do have :* The Albert Park non sailing series Heat 3 at 2pm. You can […]
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Thursday Snippets, 16 April

The Winter Sailing Season on Albert Park Lake due to start on the first Saturday in May has been postponed due to current stage 3 covid19 government restrictions. We will commence sailing on the Lake when restrictions are eased. In the meantime join the challenge on Saturdays at 2pm in the online Albert Park Corona […]
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Thursday Snippets, 9 April

Hi there fellow locked down sailors and supporters. It was a wild and windy weekend in Melbourne last weekend. Sailing would have been cancelled even if it was scheduled. The Albert Park area had some good downpours such that the Lake continues to be full. Sad that we are not able to go out for […]
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Thursday Snippets, 2 April

Hi there fellow locked down sailors and supporters Victoria has moved to Stage 3 of COVid-19 Restrictions * Our ASC clubrooms have been closed. The boatyard is still acessible for members who have a club key, with need to following all Government mandated health guidelines. We are liasing with SEDA group as to whether they […]
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Thursday Snippets, 26 March

All activities at Albert Sailing Club have been suspended as a result of current Government and Health guidelines associated with the COVID-19 situation. This includes the club sailing and training programs, and all clubroom activities. Members with boats in the club boatyard who have a club key will still be able to access their boat […]
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