Author Archives: Rod Thomas

Thursday Snippets, 26 November

Club sailing day on Saturday 28th November with week 2 of the 3 week annual Bill Hooper series from 2.30. Also week 2 of the Boatshed- ASC junior and youth development programs in the afternoon. Club facilities will be open from 10.30 including the upstairs clubrooms and decking for the first time since lockdown. Also […]
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Thursday Snippets, 19 November

The 3 week annual Bill Hooper series, will be sailed on saturdays 21st, 28th November and 5th. December, with starts at 2.30 each day. This series is named after Bill Hooper our first ASC Commodore back in 1948, and has a Birthday Series shield trophy which dates back to the 1950’s. ASC members, APYC members […]
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Thursday Snippets, 12 November

Albert Sailing Club will be open 10.30 to 4.30pm on Saturday 14th November. Finally, Victoria is united again and people can move between Melbourne and Regional Victoria, allowing our club members and visitors living outside Melbourne can visit and sail with us again. There will be another non-series short course race at 2.30pm on saturday. […]
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Thursday Snippets, 5 November

Albert Sailing Club will be open 10.30 to 4.30pm on Saturday 7th November. There will be a non-series short course race at 2pm with course and division details and registration on ASC noticeboard in front of club entrance doors or in foyer by 1.30. Again a visit to the club and/or a sail is possible […]
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Thursday Snippets, 29 October

Sailing has resumed at Albert Sailing Club,  for the next couple of weeks only for people who live or work within 25 kilometres of Albert Park Lake. On the weekend the clubrooms will be open on Saturday 31st from around 10.15am until 4.30. No specific sailing activities programmed, but there may be a scratch race […]
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Thursday Snippets, 22 October

Hi Everyone  Hope you are taking advantage of the move in Melbourne Metre to 25 kilometre range for exercise and travel without restriction on period away. Sailing is now a permitted activity within a defined set of restrictions as per https://www.sailingresources.org.au/covid-19/vic/ . No organised club activity as yet, but looking likely for an early to […]
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Thursday Snippets, 15 October

On saturday 17th there is another of our weekly online ASC Drinks and Chat at Doug’s ASC Virtual Bar from 4pm to 5.30. Join us via https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88697975641 The ASC bathtub Boat Building competition has closed and online judging by club Members and Contacts is open until Sunday 18th October. There are 9 entries in ASC […]
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Thursday Snippets, 8 October

On saturday 10th we have ASC Drinks and Chat 4 to 5pm on saturday at Doug’s ASC Virtual Bar via https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88569989933. The club’s monthly general committee meeting is another meet on Monday 12th October at 7.30. Contact the Commodore or Secretary if you have something to raise. In Other News—————The ASC bathtub Boat Building competition […]
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Thursday Snippets, 1 October

October has arrived. Victoria moves to Daylight Saving Time Zone on saturday night We have ASC Drinks and Chat 4 to 5pm on saturday at Doug’s ASC Virtual Bar via https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86811272216 On 28 September Step 2 of the Victorian Government COVID19 Roadmap commenced. Exercise is permitted within 5 kilometres of your home or permitted workplace […]
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Thursday Snippets, 24 September

A wintry blast of weather in Melbourne for the final weekend of September. We have another ASC Drinks and Chat 4 to 5pm on saturday at Doug’s ASC Virtual Bar. Members and friends most welcome. This will include a chat on return to operations at Albert Sailing Club when restrictions allow. The Albert Sailing Club […]
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