KARRAGARRA YACHT CLUB Sail Past and Blessing of the Fleet

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Event date:
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Karragarra Island (see details below)
Commodore, Keith Turner ph 0428 892 278, email karragarrayc@gmail.com


2018 Sail Past and Blessing of the Fleet.


The Karragarra Yacht Club Commodore and Committee invite interested boaties and yachties to the 2018 Sail Past and Blessing of the Fleet on Saturday 10 March, 2018.


Please register vessels by name, rego, size, type, skippers name, etc by Monday, 5 March. Email karragarrayc@gmail.com or phone Commodore, Keith Turner on 0428 892 278 for more info and a registration form.


Preliminary Program:


10.30-10.45 am - Assemble at muster point, 27°38.027 S, 153°22.380 E, (Near the blue ‘Police’ mooring buoy, between the Lamb Island Jetty and Karragarra Island.)


11.00 am - Commence Sail Past. Paddle, row, sail or motor in line astern, following the Water Police vessel, to Red (Port) marker off Karragarra Beach, then anchor up once past the marker, ensuring you are out of the channel and away from barges and ferries, then proceed to the beach.


12.00 Noon - Assemble on the beach for formal Blessing of the Fleet by Alan Early, CPO Royal Aust. Navy Band (Retired).


12.30 pm - Ham and salad $10.00 (Must be pre-ordered and paid by Monday, 5 March). Soft drinks $2.00 and bottled water $1.00 will be available on the day, and also free tea and coffee.


We will be having a couple of small raffles and may also have a small range of KYC merchandise for sale.


Looking forward to seeing a number of you, either out on the water or joining us on the beach.


Keith Turner KYC Commodore

9 Feb 2018