Amateur Sailing Club
Welcome to the Sydney Amateur 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 in Sydney Harbour, the club has some 400 members and conducts racing for keel yachts on the harbour and, in association with other clubs, offshore.
Day Aims for 100-strong Fleet
SASC, organiser of the popular biennial Gaffer’s Day celebrations, is aiming
to assemble a record fleet of 100 classic yachts for this year’s regatta on
Sunday 18 October 2015.
than 90 craft participated in the 2013 event and interest in wooden sailing
boats has continued to grow since then with booming fleets on Sydney Harbour,
Pittwater and Port Phillip Bay.
SASC has been staging the regatta from its clubhouse at Mosman Bay since 1972,
bringing together an extraordinary range of beautiful and historic wooden boats.
Day is much more than a sailing regatta. There is as much action and spectacle
on land as out on the waters of Sydney Harbour.
public is welcome to visit the club where the yachts gather. Admission is free.
A breakfast BBQ opens at 8:00 am, the rum tent begins dispensing the sailor’s
favourite tipple from 10:00 am and live music is provided.
of the most beautiful classic yachts in Australia will be alongside at the SASC
for the public to admire.
can secure an exclusive close-up view of the on-water activities by booking a
place on the ferry Proclaim,
built in 1939, which will follow the racing. Food and refreshments are available
on board and there is expert “live” commentary.
a great day and everyone is welcome, so put that date in your diary –
Gaffer’s Day, Sunday 18 October 2015.
entry details, crew enquiries and ferry bookings, contact the Sydney
Amateur Sailing Club, 1 Green Street,
Cremorne NSW 2090. Tel: 02
9953 1433, Fax: 02
9953 0898 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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ON-LINE ENTRY FOR 2015-16 SEASON
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(Executive Secretary Megan Keogh/Judy Wogowitsch): +61 2 9953 1433
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Last Updated: 12 October 2015
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