Author Archives: Rod Thomas

Thursday Snippets, 20 January

Saturday 22nd and 23rd January no ASC club sailing being the weekend preceding Australia Day. Weekend regattas for sailing dinghy classes at clubs including McCrae and Yarrawonga.Port Melbourne Yacht Club club aggregate race at 1.30 on saturday with visitors welcome.Festival of Sails, mainly for keelboats with entertainment at Geelong. Saturday 29th ASC Summer Series re-commences.Sunday […]
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Thursday Snippets, 13 January

Week 2 of Commodore short series from 2.30 on saturday 15th , with Information Session at APYC at 1.45 and club open from 10.30am. The club Galley is not open this week , but Doug’s Bar will after sailing. The good news for this week is that the Team ASC junior crew were clear cut […]
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Thursday Snippets, 6 January

Happy New Year. The Albert Sailing Club summer season re-commences with sailing on saturday 8th January.  Week 1 of Commodore short series from 2.30, with Information Session at ASC at 1.45. Club open from 10.30am, with club training boats available for member use from 11. This week the annual Stonehaven Cup regatta for junior crews […]
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Thursday Snippets, 16 December

Friday 17th December we have Twilight Sailing with BBQ on decking at Albert Sailing Club with forecast finally for some of Melbourne’s best Summer weather with a maximum of 30 degrees and a light-light moderate southerly sea breeze. ASC members, families and friends are invited to join us for a sail (in own boat or […]
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Thursday Snippets, 9 December

Saturday 11th December we have our final club race day for the year with ASC’s Life Members Trophy Race at 2.30. Club open from 10.30, with club training boats available for use by members. Then from 6pm catered Festive Season Dinner and festivities in our clubrooms.Sunday 12th no club activities programmed. For anyone coming to […]
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Thursday Snippets, 1 December

Saturday 4th December we have Summer Series Handicap 1 race at 2.30, with club open from 10.30 for casual sailing, rigging or a chat in our clubrooms lounge. If the weather is reasonable the Club training boats will again be available for use by club members.The club’s Summer Mudpuddler Newsletter has been released this week […]
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Thursday Snippets, 25 November

A full weekend at Albert Sailing Club on 27/28 November weekend. Summer Championship 1 club race on 27th at 2.30pm with club open from 10.30 for morning and afternoon casual sailing. On 28th we have our monthly Sunday Sailing Day from 10am – 3pm. In the morning come down for tea or coffee and a […]
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Thursday Snippets, 18 November

On Friday 19th we have our first ASC Twilight sailing and BBQ. Then on Saturday 20th a club sailing day with a cancelled Grand Prix Trophy Race at 2.30. Club open from 10.30, with club training boats available for members at 11am or 1.15. For Friday’s sailing the clubrooms and boatyard will be open at […]
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Thursday Snippets, 11 November

Saturday 13th November club sailing day with Summer Series 1 club race at 2.30, and club open from 10.30. Club training boats available for use by members and non members at 11am or from 1/1.30pm. Steve Dunn has plans to sail the club’s RS Quest. Check the forecast late afternoon/evening on Friday. The weather could […]
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Thursday Snippets, 4 November

Saturday 6th November our Spring Sailing Season is finally able to commence. There is a Trophy Race, possibly two from 2.30pm, with our clubrooms open from 10.30. A Welcome Back email was forwarded to members midweek with updated ASC COVID Safe Plan details and the weekly Spring sailing program till 11 December. Both updates are […]
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