Couta Boat Association Annual General Meeting – Wednesday 14th August 2019

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

Couta Boat Association

Annual General Meeting & Dinner

WEDNESDAY 8th August 2018

West Beach Bathers Pavilion

330A Beaconsfield Parade,  St Kilda


Bar opens at 1800hrs

AGM  1830hrs

Dinner 1930hrs

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

Book here



Notice of CBA AGM Meeting:

Minutes of CBS Meeting 2017:  

CBA Nomination form:

CBA Financials 2018:




Couta Boat Nationals in NSW Oct 2017

Several Couta Boats have already been transported to Sydney!

This will be among the truly memorable Couta Boat events and not to be missed.

Let us know if you are planning to take your boat to Sydney at

Click here for more info.






Further information on “Downloads page”

NOTICE IS HEREBY given that the 14th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Couta Boat Association Inc will be held at Raw Materials – The Studio 148 Cowper Street Footscray ( easy to get to off CityLink ) on Thursday 11thAugust 2016 at 6.30 pm for the following purposes, namely:-


1. To confirm the Minutes of the AGM held on 19th August 2015.

2. To receive the President’s Report.

3. To receive and consider the accounts of the Association for the year ended 31 March 2016 and the Treasurer’s Report.

  • Pursuant to clause 28.2 the following committee members retire by rotation:
  • Hon Treasurer Bill Davis Renominating
  • Ordinary Member Tim Phillips Renominating
  • Ordinary Member Russell Watson Renominating
  • Vice President Peter Sydes Renominating
  • Ordinary Member Michael Golding Retiring

4. CBA AGM 2016The following committee members retain office until the 2017 AGM:

  • President Wayne Parr
  • Ordinary Member Rod Martin
  • Ordinary Member Robert Tucker
  • Ordinary Member Colin Mitchell

5. Whether it is necessary to appoint an Auditor for the financial year ending 31 March 2017.

6. General Discussion

By order of the Committee of Management

Dated 07/07/16

Rod Martin

Honorary Secretary


CBA  Accounts 2016

CBA AGM Nomination Form 2016


16-22 October Couta Week, Sydney

Couta Week

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.



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

Pittwater – an Amazing place to sail Couta Boats. Sylvia, Cariad, Southerly and Emily

Cariad, Southerly and Emily showing off in these amazing waters.DSCF2446 DSCF2447 DSCF2454 DSCF2451 DSCF2444 DSCF2443 DSCF2440 DSCF2448 DSCF2445 DSCF2453

Close Shave





Truth is the close shave ended with a busted Jib Boom for Salacia. Here we see the new one being skilfully fitted at dock side by Mark Abbott from Corsair Boats.

Those carbon fibre boats don’t know what they’re missing! Timber is so awesome.



C2013 The Sisters launches.

WBS team at work rigging the brand spanking new C2013.


Wooden Boat Shop Series 2013

WBS Series concludes and summer begins. Andrew Skinner, Tim Phillips and  SSCBC Club Captian Trevor Martyn congratulate the winners.