NOTICE IS HEREBY given that the 17th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Couta Boat Association Inc will be held at the West Beach Bathers Pavillion 330A Beaconsfield Parade St Kilda on Wednesday 14th August 2019 at 6.30 pm
Couta Boat Association
Annual General Meeting & Dinner
WEDNESDAY 8th August 2018
West Beach Bathers Pavilion
330A Beaconsfield Parade, St Kilda
Bar opens at 1800hrs
Join us as Tim Phillips has a fireside chat with a couple of “salt of the sea” fishermen
Cost $40 per person plus cash bar
The Coutaboat Assn NSW would like to formally invite all Coutaboat Assn members to participate in ‘October Couta Week ‘ which includes 3 Special Sailing events on…
Sydney Harbour and on Pittwater on consecutive weekends in October 2015.
HARBOUR COUTA REGATTA hosted by RPEYC – 2 races on Friday 16th October
GAFFERS DAY – hosted by the SASC on Sydney Harbour on Sunday 18th October
WATTLE CUP – hosted by the RPAYC on Pittwater on the 24th and 25th October.
NORs and SIs will be sent to the Coutaboat Assn for distribution as soon as available
Facilities will be arranged for visiting Coutas to launch and rig on Sydney Harbour.
Arrangements can be made through the Coutaboat Assn NSW for moorings or berths
on the Harbour and Pittwater.
OCEAN FEEDER RACE/CRUISE
A Feeder ‘Race’ will arranged for either Monday 19 or Tuesday 20 for the returning Pittwater fleet and the visiting Sorrento and Harbour fleets to sail from Sydney to Pittwater
There will be an opportunity to join the regular Wednesday afternoon and Thursday
Twlight races conducted by the RPAYC on the 21st / 22nd October.
The Wattle Cup will consist of 3 races windward / leeward on the Saturday and a Passage race on the
Sunday. Prizes will be awarded for both winners and place-getters on handicap and on scratch.
There will be a dinner at the RPEYC on Friday 17th following the Harbour Regatta . There are
drinks / BBQ at the SASC following Gaffers Day and there will be a welcome drinks on Friday
23rd at the RPAYC, a party / dinner on the Saturday and a prize giving BBQ on the Sunday.
The Couta Assn NSW will arrange and coordinate the lifting of the boats and derigging.Some
accommodation may be available on request for visitors to Pittwater
The Coutaboat Assn NSW are expecting a local fleet of 12 Coutas and would welcome
as many Coutas as possible to make the journey from Sorrento
Larry Eastwood – President Coutaboat Assn NSW . Media Bob Fowler.
PO Box 118. Church Point. NSW. 2105
T. 02 9979 5026. M. 0417 244406
Entry forms on downloads pages
WBS Series concludes and summer begins. Andrew Skinner, Tim Phillips and SSCBC Club Captian Trevor Martyn congratulate the winners.
This classic event limited to boats that “Hoist a spar” is held by the Sydney Amateur’s Sailing Club. The SASC was founded in 1872 and is one of the oldest yacht clubs in Australia. Located on the shores of Mosman Bay sailors enjoy unique access to racing on Sydney Harbour. The classic yachts and Couta Boats are an impressive site among the busy traffic enjoying the harbour a the weekend. Congratulations to Colin Mitchell for his Line Honours win in the Gaffer’s – well deserved after trailering Matilda from Melbourne for the Gaffer’s Regatta and The Wattle Cup Couta Boat Regatta held a week later on the 19-20 October, 2013.
Join Lincoln Rose, Phoenix, Zephyr, Lisa, Fiona, Morning Star, Marlena, Romy and others and enjoy the excitement of the ISAF sailing Word Cup at Sandringham
Nov 30 – Dec 7
It includes twilight racing on Thursday 5th, Corporate Sailing on Friday 6th (LUNCHTIME including provided hospitality and merchandise)
And some short course racing on Saturday Dec 7th
Your boat will be berthed at SYC, and you will be rubbing shoulders with the word’s elite sailors
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org your expression of interest now so we can book your berth
Wayne Parr CBA