Author Archives: Rod Thomas

Thursday Snippets 15 March 2018

Summer series race 5 will be held on 17 March 2018. Race officer is Cindy Tilbrook so look forward to a challenging course. First division commences at 2.30pm and briefing at 1.45pm. Early wind indications are for a 15-20 Kn northerly. Power boat handling course will be run on Sunday 18 March from 9.30am to […]
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Thursday Snippets, 8 March 2018

Labor Day long weekend, so no scheduled club racing at ASC. Expect that some people will come down to the club on Saturday from 10am for casual sailing. Also, we have junior green fleet from 1pm – 4pm. A number of our juniors are sailing in the Victorian Optimist championships at Blairgowrie across the weekend […]
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Thursday Snippets, 1 March

We start Autumn with a full program all day on Saturday 3rd March. Last session of the summer Learn to Sail program for adults and juniors in the morning. Summer Series 4 club race at 2pm and the junior Green Fleet program from 1pm. The BOM forecast looks good with maximum temperature of 30 degrees, […]
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Thursday Snippets, 22 February

Plenty on at Albert Sailing Club on 24th/25th weekend. Summer Series 3 club race and another junior Green fleet sail in the afternoon of Saturday 24th. On sunday we have our monthly social sailing day and continuation of the Summer Learn to Sail program from 9.30. There is a ‘cold front’ with possible showers and […]
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Thursday Snippets, 15 February

Club sailing day on Saturday 17th with Learn to Sail program in morning, junior Green Fleet from 1pm and Summer Series 2 club race at 2.30. The club will be open Friday twilight from around 5.30 to 9pm. ASC members and visitors are invited down to sail and/or socialise with the Australian Sailing Women’s & […]
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Thursday Snippets, 8 February

Saturday 10th February there is full day of sailing at Albert Sailing Club. From 9.30 we have Week 2 of the Summer Learn to Sail course, with 7 adults and 5 juniors. Late morning there is a junior Green Fleet start racing session, then 1 – 4pm Week 1 of the Term 1 junior Green […]
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Thursday Snippets, 1 February

On 3/4 February there will be social sailing at Albert both days. The annual interclub Regatta for clubs from top end of Bay including Albert Park Lake clubs will be sailed from Williamstown Sailing Club starting at 2pm. This is a good opportunity to sail in a mixed classes event on Port Phillip. Notice of […]
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Thursday Snippets

Australia Day long weekend. Casual sailing at our club on Saturday 27th. If you are intending to come down you could provide a comment on our Facebook indicating sailing am or pm, and seeing whether others are coming down. Across the weekend there is Festival Sails Regatta at Geelong which includes dinghy classes, and Wooden […]
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January Thursday Snippets

Our Summer sailing season resumes with joint ASC/APYC Commodore’s Series on Saturday 13th and 20th January. Each week there will be a number of shorter races commencing with the first at 2.30. No ASC Galley in January, so BYO lunch or try lunch at Boatshed CafĂ© next door. The club has a junior school holiday […]
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Thursday Snippets, 14 December

On Saturday 16th December there is Junior Green Fleet Sailing program from 1pm and others down at ASC for some casual sailing. Victorian Women & Girls in Sailing groups sailing on lake from Boatshed at 6pm on Friday 15th followed by drinks at ASC. Wednesday 20th the club will be open from 1pm till sunset […]
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