Blinking Billy Newsletter - 3rd June 2018

June Long Weekend Newsmore

Prize Night Sat 26 May

Prize Night Link to purchase ticketsmore

Blinking Billy Newsletter - 3rd May 2018

AGM and Prize Night
Autumn and Winter Sailing
Sanctum Offer for Mothers Day
Int. Cadet Cruisemore

SBSC Winter Series - Sailing Instructions

SBSC Winter Series Sailing Instructionsmore

RACT Winter Series

Notice of Racemore

Blinking Billy Newsletter - 12th April 2018

Last day of Racing Season
Cadet Fundraising Cruise
Holiday and Winter sailingmore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 5th April 2018

Teams Racing Weekend
Holiday and Winter Sailingmore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 21st March 2018

Results of State Championships
Windsurfing weekend
Aero RS Usage
Calendar Updatemore

State Titles Results 2018

Flying 11

Blinking Billy Newsletter 14th March 2018

State Titles Weekend at SBSCmore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 22nd February 2018

Calendar for February/March
Tasmanian Youth Championships
Learn-to-Windsurf at SBSC
Young Endeavour Opportunitymore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 14th February 2018

Hill Street Mid Week training
Banjo's Shoreline Crown Series arrangements for SBSC
Windsurfing Coursemore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 9th February 2018

Hill Street Mid-Week Traing Term 1
EOI for 2019 Optimist and International Cadet Championships
Optimist Sailorsmore

Revised SBSC/RYCT Sailing Instructions 2018

Revised SBSC/RYCT Sailing Instructions 2018more

Blinking Billy Newsletter 31st January 2018

News from January Australian Regattas
Information from Coach Lizzi
Calendar Updates
Revised sailing instructions
Banjo's Crown Series 2018more

December/January Holiday Camps 2017/18

December/January Holiday Camps 2017/18 Detailsmore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 6th December 2017

Xmas Party
Jasmine and Chloe in China (29er Championships)
Cadet Sail Measurementsmore

Special Blinking Billy Newsletter 1st December 2017

Course Changemore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 29th November 2017

Red Kelly's Race Weekend
DSS Christmas Partymore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 22nd November 2017

Post-PJ Super Series wrap up
Upcoming dates and campaignsmore

PJ Series Results - Day 2


PJ Series Results - Day 1


2017 PJ Super Series ALPHA Sailing Instructions


2017 PJ Super Series BRAVO Sailing Instructions


Blinking Billy Newsletter 15th November 2017

PJ Super Series Detailsmore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 8th November 2017

PJ Super Series
Gear Swap and Sell
Fleet V News
DutyMan Rostermore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 1st November 2017

Congratulations to Chloe and Jasmin
Fleet V News
Safety Boat updates
2017 PJ Super Seriesmore



Blinking Billy Newsletter 25th October 2017

PJ Super Series
BMW Showdown
Radio Course
Mid Week Coachingmore

2017 PJ Super Series - Notice of Race

2017 PJ Super Series - Notice of Racemore

Blinking Billy 18th October 2017

Start times
Cadet training
NOR and Sailing Instructions
Head Coach newsmore

Blinking Billy 11th October 2017

Opening Day Information
Midweek Coaching
Boat Storage
Canteen Cards
Women on Water Regattamore

2017/18 Sailing Season Calendar

2017/18 Sailing Season Calendarmore

Blinking Billy Newsletter 26th September 2017

Registration Day
Opening Day 2017
Membership and Volunteer Registration
Canteen Cards
Holiday Programs
Tackers Programs
Dinghy and Racing Insurance
Boat Salesmore

Blinking Billy 27 August

- Tackers signup online
- Pre-season volunteer courses
- 1st Aid Course
- Sept/Oct Calendar
- DSS At Homemore

Blinking Billy July 2017

Movie and Pizza Night
Help Needed - Club History Publishing
Australian Master Sailing
Olympian Talk
Bic Windsurfingmore

Blinking Billy 6th June 2017

Working Bee Long Weekend
Tioda Long Weekend Training
Int. Cadet Long Weekend Training
Laser Long Weekend Trainingmore

Notice of Race - OTB Winter Series


18 June, 9 July, 30 July, 20 Aug & 10 Sept 2017more

Blinking Billy 19th May 2017

Winter Sailing
Cadet Training
Long Weekend Working Bee
Upcoming Instructor Coursesmore

Blinking Billy 9th May 2017

SBSC AGM and Prize Nightmore

Blinking Billy 2nd May 2017

SBSC AGM and Prize Night
New Sailing Rules
Winter Trainingmore

SBSC AGM & Prize Night

SATURDAY 13th May from 5:00pm at the Derwent Sailing Squadronmore

Winter Training @ SBSC

Sailing through May & June Long Weekendmore

Blinking Billy 29 March 2017

- Final week of sailing
- April School Holiday Sailing programs
- Winter programmingmore

Blinking Billy 22nd March 2017

Committee and Junior Committee Nominations
Boat Storage
Laser Weekend
Boats For Salemore

Blinking Billy 16th March 2017

Gear swap/sale
Volunteer Roster
Calendar Itemsmore

Blinking Billy 1st March 2017

State Titles wrap up
Tasmanian Youth Championshipsmore

Opti, Flying 11s, Cadets, 9ers, b14 FINAL RESULTS


Blinking Billy 22nd February 2017

State Titlesmore

Blinking Billy 16th February 2017

Crown Series
State Titles
Youth and Schools Regatta
Lizzi's Cornermore

Blinking Billy 9th February 2017

Commodores Message
Coming Events
Lizzi's Cornermore

Blinking Billy 2nd February

New Grommets and Green Fleet Time
Australian Sailing Survey
Upcoming Eventsmore

Blinking Billy Xmas Eve Special 2016

Xmas Eve Special Information
Grommets/Green Fleet New Time
Adult Learn to Sail
DSS L2H Volunteers Neededmore

Blinking Billy 7th December 2016

Christmas BBQ
Lizzi's Corner
Opti and Cadet News
Photo Competitionmore

Blinking Billy 30th November 2016

Upcoming Events
Lizzi's Corner
Photo Competition
Optimist and Cadet News
DSS Eventsmore

Change to Sailing Instructions


Blinking Billy 23rd November 2016

Lizzi'z Corner
Cadet News
Club Rosters
Rotary Youth Leadership Opportunity
DSS Upcoming Eventsmore

PJ Super Series Results


PJ Series - Start at 11:00am Sunday 20th


PJ Super series results

Super day on the water. Well co==done everyone.more

PJ Series Sailing Instructions


Results 2016 - 2017

SBSC Pennant Results
DSS Pennant Results
Tillet Results to Race 6
Trophy Race 3more

Blinking Billy 9th November 2016

Upcoming Saturday Trophy and Tillet Races
PJ Super Series Entries
Lizzi's Corner
Optimist AGM
Cadet Worlds Fundraiser
DSS - At Home Nightmore

Blinking Billy 2nd November 2016

BMW Showdown Information
Visit by Rio Olympian
On Water/Rescue Boat Roster
Lizzi's Cornermore

PJ Super Series - 19th/20th November 2016

Entry Details and Notice of Racemore

Blinking Billy 26th October 2016

Commodore's Happenings
Upcoming Australian Sailing Awards
Lizzi's Corner - Coaching Dates
Optimist News - Success for Oscarmore

Blinking Billy 18th October 2016

Lizzi's Corner - Sun Smart
Hanza Sailing
DSS - Launie Launch on the Lawnmore

Blinking Billy 11th October 2016

SBSC Opening Day
Lizzi's Corner
Opti, Cadet and 29er News
DSS News
RYCT Showdownmore

Blinking Billy 4th October 2016

Tioda Training
World Cadet Team Training
29er Camp
Lizzi'z Cornermore

Blinking Billy 21st September 2016

Start of the 2016/17 Season
Lizzi's Corner
Fleet news and upcoming eventsmore

Blinking Billy 14th September 2016

Welcome to Lizzi Rountree
Registration and Working Bee Day
Tackers and Sail & Play
Cadet Worlds SB2O Fundraiser
TIODA Informationmore

2016/17 Season Calendar


Blinking Billy 3 August 2016

- Kitchen Fundraiser
- Code P
- DSS Newsmore

Movie and Past Night

25th June 2016more

Blinking Billy 9 June 2016

- June Long Weekend
- Cadet Fundraiser
- Working Bee
- Kids night outmore

Blinking Billy 19 April 2016

June long weekend information
DSS Marina openingmore

Blinking Billy 26 April 2016

Major Grant Success for SBSC!
Prize Night and AGMmore

RYCT Off the Beach Winter Series

Dates:29 May, 26 June, 17 July, 7 August & 28 August 2016more

Blinking Billy 4 April 2016

Prize Night, Sat 14th May
June Long weekend training camp - request for any spare Cadetsmore

Final Results

Final Results - Published 22nd Marchmore

Blinking Billy 18 March 2016

Final Week of the season 2015/16
Adult Sailing, Tackers, Grommets, Green Fleet
DSS Pennant & SBSC Pennant
Forward hands race
Celebration BBQ, ice creams and Easter egg huntmore

Blinking Billy 10 March 2016

No SBSC sailing this weekend
Next weekend is last day of club sailing for the season, Sat 19th March.more

Results State Titles

Cadet, Flying 11, Sharpie, Paper Tiger State Title - Day 2 Resultsmore

Supplementary Sailing Instructions - Cadet, Flying 11, Sharpie, Paper Tiger State Titles

International Cadet, Sharpie, Flying 11 and Paper Tiger
Tasmanian Championshipsmore

Blinking Billy 3 March 2016

A big thanks to all of the volunteers both on and off water who helped with the running of last weekends Optimist, Sabot and 29er State Titles.

- Cadet, Flying 11, Sharpie and Paper Tiger States. this weekend
- Tackers, Grommets, Adult Sailingmore

Results State Titles

Optimists, Sabots, 29ers

Updated - 28/02/16 - 16:48pmmore

Supplementary Sailing Instructions - Opti, Sabot, 29er State Titles


Blinking Billy 25 February 2016

- Opti, Sabot, 29er States this weekend
- Missing Trailer...more

Blinking Billy 18 February 2016

- Crown Series at Bellerive this weekend
- Tackers, Grommets, Green Fleet at Sandy Bay as usual
- Get your State Championships Entries inmore

Blinking Billy 11 February 2016

SBSC Pennant this weekend
Time to enter the State Titles
BBQ 4:00pm after sailing this weekend
Green Fleet gets a coach (welcome Josh Brown)more

Blinking Billy 4 February 2016

DSS Pennant this weekend
Adults Learn to Sail - COURSE FULL
Upcoming State Titlesmore

Blinking Billy 28 January 2016

- SBSC Pennant this week
- Adults Learn to Sail
- New structure for Grommetsmore

Rescue and Mark Boat Rosters

February --> Marchmore

Blinking Billy 21 January 2016


Blinking Billy 8 December 2015

- Christmas Party this week after racing
- Tasmanian Tillett Team announced this week at the Christmas Function
- Rosters
- Cadet and Optimist newsmore

Blinking Billy 4 December 2015

- Compulsory Rules and Protest Session this week. 12:00 upstairs
- Duty Rosters
- Cadet Measurement and Buoyancy test this Sunday
- Opti newsmore

PJ Results - Day 1 and Day 2


PJ Super Series Sailing Instructions


Blinking Billy 26 November 2015


Blinking Billy 19 November 2015

- Enter now for the PJ Super Series
- Cadet training 9:30 Sat
- Tasmanian Community Fund - Supporting SBSCmore


Provisional Results - updated 24 Nov 2015more

PJ Super Series NOR and Entry Form

PJ Super Series Entries now open.more

Blinking Billy 12 November 2015

- 5&6 SBSC Pennant 5&6 Tillett Selection
- Sailing Gear and Boat sail - 9am this Sat on the lawn
- Rosters
- Tackersmore

Blinking Billy 5 November

- Sam Abel and Hugo Allison finalists Yachting Australia's Youth Sailors of the Year
- PJ Super Series Date Change to 28/29 Nov
- Rosters
- DSS News
- Classifiedsmore

Change to SBSC and RYCT Sailing Instructions – Flag Uniform

SBSC and RYCT agreed to include a new preparatory signal Flag U in our combined Sailing Instructions under Clause 12 The Start. This is in line with national and international championships so it’s important that our sailors are familiar with this rule....more

Blinking Billy 29 October 2015

- Showdown this weekend
- Rosters
- Lost & Foundmore

Change to Sailing Instructions

Sailing Instructions Amended 24 October 2015more

Blinking Billy 24 October 2015

Tackers Starts this week
First Tillet selection races for cadets

Blinking Billy 14 October 2015

Opening Day this weekend
11:00am Speeches and Flag raising ceremonymore

Rosters for October / November 2015

420s starting at SBSC

Tasmanian International 420 Class Association Meeting Notice

Please see notice of meeting for The Tasmanian International 420 Class Association, to be held 20/10/15 at the DSS at 6 pm.more

Trophy Race Results - 10 October 2015


Blinking Billy 8 October 2015

- Trophy Race this weekend
- Club Memberships are Due
- Volunteers needed for Sharpie Nationals
- Weekend Rostersmore

Trophy Race Results - 26 Sept 2015


Notice of Race & Sailing Instructions 2015 - 16 Season


Hill Street Midweek Coaching Registrations - OPEN


Blinking Billy 15 September 2015

by Pip
- Registration and Working Bee this Saturday
- Schedule of this Saturday
- What's Coming up Soon
- Merchandisemore

2015 / 16 Membership Application Forms

Southern Cross

73rd Australian Sharpie National Championship

Notice of Race and Entry Formmore
Learn to Sail Opti fleet

Tackers Programs - Bookings now open

As an accredited Discover Sailing Centre, Sandy Bay Sailing Club (SBSC) offers a range of Learn to Sail programs conducted over either an 8 - 10 week period or in short blocks during school holidays. The program are via enrolment for a one off subsciption with discounts offered for existing SBSC members.more
Learn to Sail Opti fleet

Sail and Play Holiday Program 7 & 8 October NOW FULL

SBSC is excited to offer a new program for the September/October School holidays, “Sail and Play”.This is open to children aged 7-12 years who are able to swim confidently and are interested in learning about boats, sailing and safety in and around the water.more

Blinking Billy 22 August 2015

- Code P Drinks and Cadet Presentation - 4 Sept
- Events Calendar
- 2015/16 Season Fees
- Sail and Play Program (7 & 8 October)
- Instructor, Cadet and Opti newsmore

Congratulations SAM and Hugo, International Cadet World Champions


Blinking Billy 29 July 2015

- Commodores Report
- Cadet World Championships commence this weekend
- Calendar for the upcoming season
- Use of club assets
- Instructors conference
- Crew and Helm register
- DSS news and coursesmore
Laser Logo

Laser training weekend Cancelled

The Tasmanian District Laser Association [TDLA] Training weekend Laser weekend has been cancelled due to a number of sailors being unavailable.

The weekend will be rescheduled

Further details to follow.more

Blinking Billy 2 June 2015

- June Long Weekend
- Working Bee
- Cadet News
- Optimist News
- Laser Weekend (27/28 June)more

Blinking Billy 21 May 2015

- Working Bee
- June Long Weekend
- Upcoming Events Calendar
- Yachties Ball (DSS)more

Blinking Billy 14 May 2015

- Calendar of Events
- Cadet News
- Optimist News
- DSS news
- Coach the Coaches Course (Final Call)more

Blinking Billy 7 May 2015

AGM and Prize Night 16th May - RSVP Now

Upcoming Events
DSS Newsmore

Blinking Billy 23 April 2015

- AGM and Prize Night 16th May
- Coach the Coaches
- First Aid Course
- DSS News
- Cadet News
- Optimist Newsmore

Blinking Billy 2 April 2015

- Prize Night
- Opti Storage
- Night of Memories
- Coach the Coaches Course 24/25 May
- Assistant Instructor Course 18/19 April
- DSS Newsmore

2015 Tasmanian Schools Team Racing Championship - Sailing Instructions


Blinking Billy 26 March 2015

- Fun Day this Saturday - Last weekend of the sailing Season
- Tasmanian Schools Teams Racing (Sat and Sun)
- Coach the Coaches
- Prizes night date setter
- DSS Coursesmore

SBSC Coach the Coaches


Blinking Billy 19 March 2015

- Last Pennant races for the season
- Club Fun Day
- Club Presentations, 16 May
- TIODA weekendmore
Cadet Logo

2015 International Cadet State Titles Final Results


Blinking Billy 13 March 2015

- Cadet State Titles this weekend
- calendar for end of year
- AGM and Prize Night Date is setmore

Flying 11 State Titles - Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions

Cadet Logo

Cadet State Titles - Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions


Blinking Billy 5 March 2015

Optimist Logo

Optimist State Titles Results

- Open
- Intermediate
- Greenmore

Blinking Billy 24 February 2015

- Opti State Titles this weekend
- Rosters
- DSS news and training courses
- Midweek Coaching
- For Salemore
Optimist Logo

Optimist State's Sailing Instructions


Blinking Billy 19 February 2015

- Commodores Update
- Optimist State titles
- Cadet Update
- Rosters
- Upcoming events
- BBQs
- DSS news
- Lost/ Found / For Salemore

Blinking Billy 12 February 2015

- Ever considered a position on the committee? Now is the time...
- Crown Series at Bellerive this weekend (please check the roster as SBSC are supporting this event.
- Tackers Update
- Midweek coaching commencing next week
- Boat Storage
...and moremore

Blinking Billy 5 February 2015

- the sun will shine
- rosters
- upcoming events
- change of venue for State Optimist titles
- DSS news and courses
- for sale
- lost and foundmore

Blinking Billy 29 January 2015

Welcome back to club racing after the Christmas break.
- Upcoming Events
- Rosters
- Midweek Coaching commences again 16th Feb
- and so much more ...more

Blinking Billy 17 December 2014

Good luck for Nationals everyone.more

Blinking Billy 12 December 2014

- Christmas nibbles and drinks this Saturday
- Man in the big red suit ...
- Operations rosters
- Cadet Container packing this Sundaymore
Cadet Logo

Tillet Selection Series Final Results


Blinking Billy 4 December 2014


Blinking Billy 27 November 2014

- Club of the Year
- Operations Rosters
- Upcoming Christmas Party
- Canteen News
- Night of Memories - 3 Decmore

Blinking Billy 20 November 2014


Sandy Bay PJ Super Series Final Results


Blinking Billy 13 November 2014

PJ Super Series this weekend
Upcoming Events
Nationals Team Polo Tops
Canteen News
Tackers News
DSS News
Some Cool Pics from Showdown
Kill Cordsmore

PJ Super Series 2014

- Notice of Race (Amendment 12 /11 / 14)
- Entry Form (alternative to online entry)
- Sailing Instructionsmore

Latest Pennant and Tillet Results


Blinking Billy 5 November 2014

- Compound Extension Approved
- PJ Super Series Entries open
- Operations Rosters for this weekend
- Upcoming events
- DSS Training Coursesmore

Blinking Billy 30 October 2014

- Audi Showdown this weekend
- Tackers (Sat)
- PJ Super Series 15 / 16 Novmore

PJ Super Series 2014 - Notice of Race

16/16 Novembermore

Blinking Billy 23 October 2014

- Upcoming events
- Safety Boat and Canteen Rosters for Sat 25th
- Optimist News
- Cadet News
- Tackers program commences this week
- Midweek trainingmore

Blinking Billy 16 October 2014


Blinking Billy 9 October 2014

- Safety Boat Briefing – Saturday 11.30am
- Trophy Race this weekend
- Rosters (Safety Boat, Canteen, Change Room Cleaning)
- Boat Storage Allocations
- For Sale
- DSS news

Patrol Boat Roster

The Finalised Roster through until Dec has been posted to the website.more

Blinking Billy 2 October 2014 - Revised Version

- Upcoming Events
- Draft Patrol Boat Roster
- Canteen helpers needed
- For Sale
- Club Merchandise
- DSS Training Datesmore

Blinking Billy 25 September 2014

- Short Races this weekend
- Rosters
- Last call for registrations and Boat Storage
- Club Hoodies, Polos and Caps now availablemore

Blinking Billy 18 September 2014

- Opening Day this Saturday
- Upcoming Calendar
- Membership Registrations Due
- Hill Street Midweek Coaching
- Tackers
- DSS News
- Canteen News
- Classifiedsmore

Optimist / Cadet / Laser Training registration

Register now for 4th Term training.
A minimum of 15 midweek training sessions will be scheduled during school terms, Commences on the week 213 October 2014 and concluding in last week of March 2015 (no training conducted during holidays).
Training sessions will commence at 4.30pm and finish at 6.30 pm.more

Working Bee and Registration Day THIS SAT (13th Sept)

- Working Bee: THIS SAT (13th Sept)
- Registration Day: THIS SAT (13th Sept)
- TIODA: This weekend
- Canteen Roster needs your helpmore

Membership and Boat Storage Forms

2014/15 membership application forms and boat storage formsmore

Blinking Billy 2 September 2014

Working Bee in 2 Weeks!
TIODA Weekend
Canteen Volunteers requiredmore

Blinking Billy 28 August 2014

- Working bee and registration day 13th September
- Opening day 20th September
- Canteen help needed
- Tacker's registrations are openmore

Blinking Billy 22 August 2014

- Code P
- Upcoming Events
- Sailing Newsmore

Blinking Billy 13 August 2014

- Pre-Season Winter Warmer Drinks - RSVP by 18th August
- Upcoming Events Calendar
- Canteen Positions Vacant - Help Share the Load
- International Cadet World Championships at Weymouth
- Old Sails Wanted - Peregrine Community School
- Derwent Sailing Squadron News
- Dinghy Groups Winter Series - RYCT
- Classifiedsmore

Blinking Billy 7 August 2014

- Commodore's message
- Upcoming Events
- Pre-season drinks (Code P)
- Optimist news
- DSS News
- RYCT Winter Series
- For Salemore

Blinking Billy 31 July 2014

- Upcoming events
- Pre season warmer drinks
- DSS News
- RYCT Winter Series
- For Salemore

Blinking Billy 3 July 2014

- Upcoming events
- Pre-Season Winter Warmer Drinks
- North Sails Extreme Optimist Seriesmore

Blinking Billy 26 June 2014

- Events Calendar
- North Sails Extreme Optimist Series (and results to date)
- Cadet National - Container
- DSS News
- Dinghy Group Winter Seriesmore

Blinking Billy 20 June 2014

- Events Calendar
- North Sails Extreme Optimist Series (and results to date)
- DSS News
- Dinghy Group Winter Seriesmore

Blinking Billy 12 June 2014

Upcoming Events
Cadet Worlds Raffle Winners
North Sails Extreme Optimist Series
Derwent Sailing Squadron News
Dinghy Groups Winter Series - RYCTmore

Blinking Billy 5 June 2014

Commodores Message
Upcoming Events
June Long Weekend
Optimist News
Cadet News
Derwent Sailing Squadron News
Dinghy Groups Winter Series - RYCTmore

Blinking Billy 29 May 2014

Commodores Message
Upcoming Events
June Long Weekend - Canteen Assistance Required
Cadet Worlds Team Quiz Night
Optimist News
Cadet News
Derwent Sailing Squadron News
Dinghy Groups Winter Series - RYCTmore

Blinking Billy 22 May 2014

Prize Night and AGM - THIS SATURDAY

Last chance to RSVP.more

Blinking Billy 15 May 2014

Prize Night and AGM - Saturday 24th May
North Sails Extreme Optimist Series - Saturdays - starting 10th May
TIODA Training Session - June Long weekend 7,8,9 June 2014
Cadet Training Camp - June Long weekend 7,8,9 June 2014more

Blinking Billy 9 May 2014

Prize Night and AGM - Saturday 24th May
North Sails Extreme Optimist Series - Saturdays - starting 10th May
TIODA Training Session - June Long weekend 7,8,9 June 2014
Cadet Training Camp - June Long weekend 7,8,9 June 2014more

Blinking Billy 30 April 2014

Prize Night & AGM
Cadet Worlds Team Quiz Nightmore

Sailors Wanted

This Saturday (26 April) at 10 am Sen E Abetz will be at SBSC along with media and film crews to announce the funding of SBSC for the purchase of a new rescue boat, Esky and the redevelopment of the downstairs training room.more

Notice to members

Afternoon Racing Cancelled
As many members would realise a large number of our members are competing in the State Schools Teams Racing Championship being conducted on the Tamar River this weekend and the Schools Regatta at Kingston next weekend.more

Blinking Billy 3 April 2014

Pennant Results
Final Week of Midweek Training
First Aid Course
Lost Property
Canteen Tabs
Roster for this week

Blinking Billy 27 March 2014

- Last weekend of Racing
- post Race BBQ this week
- Pennant Results (so far)
- Hugo Hamilton's sail to the iron pot and return - this Saturday
- First Aid Course
- Optimists
- Tackers
- Cadets
- For Salemore

First Aid Course for Club Members

The SBSC are offering members the opportunity to gain an accredited first aid and resuscitation qualification. This course will consist of two x three hour sessions held over two evenings. The course will include the use of the clubs resuscitation equipment and on-water trauma kits.more

Blinking Billy 20 March 2014

- Commodore's Message
- Upcoming Events including annual prize giving
- Optimist racing for Green and Open, Grommet Training
- Cadet racing
- Support Hugo Hamilton to achieve his dream
- Operations Roster
- Classifiedsmore

Help Hugo Hamilton achieve his dream

In January this year SBSC member Hugo Hamilton finished 4th at the Australian Optimist National Championships. As one of the top 5 qualifiers, he will compete at the 2014 World Championships in Argentina, the first Tasmanian ever to participate. On Saturday 29 March at 7am Hugo will be attempting to sail from the SBSC to the Iron Pot and return a distance of approximately 22 nautical miles.more

29er State Titles Results


Blinking Billy 13 Mar 2014

- 29er and Moth State Titles
- TIODA Squad Training
- Tackers
- Rosters
- Club History
- For Salemore

29er State Championships - Sailing Instructions (UPDATED 14/3/14)


Blinking Billy 5 Mar 2014

No Sailing this weekend.
TIODA Weekend 15/16 Mar
For Salemore
Optimist Logo

Optimist State Titles - Final Results


Blinking Billy 27 Feb 2014

- Optimist State Titles
- Cadet and 29er Trophy Race
- Tackers
- Operations Rosters (pls check as almost everyone is needed this weekend)
- Classifiedsmore

29er State Championships

NOR has been released for the Tasmnanian 29er State Championships to be held at SBSC 15/16 March.more
Tom Slingsby at 2009 Laser World Championship

Tom Slingsby Q & A Session, Fri Feb 21, 5pm RYCT

Tom Slingsby, the reigning world champion and olympic gold medalist in the laser class and America's Cup winner, will be available for a Q & A session at the RYCT this Fri (Feb 21) at 5pm (dining room). Bring the family as it's a great opportunity to have a chat with Tom.more

Blinking Billy 19 Feb 2014

Crown Series
Updated Calendar
Weekend Roster
For Sale
Lost Propertymore
Optimist Fleet

10th Crown Series Regatta


Cadet State Title Results and Updated Pennant


Blinking Billy 13 Feb 2014

- Upcoming Events
- Optimists
- Cadets
- Tackers
- Roster for this week
- For Salemore

Canteen Roster

Lunch Timemore

Optimist State Titles - Notice of Race

The TIODA International Optimist Tasmanian Championship and TIODA Green Fleet Championship are organised by Sandy Bay Sailing Club Inc. The shore venue will be Sandy Bay Sailing Club; Long Point Road, SANDY BAY, TASMANIA and racing will be on the waters of the River Derwent.more

Blinking Billy 6 Feb 2014

Int Cadet Championships

Cadet States 13-14 Supplementary Sailing Instructions

Change to Sailing Calendar – Cadet State Titles
Updated Sailing Instructions for this weekends State Cadet Titles...more

Blinking Billy 30 January 2014

Welcome back to the second half of the season.
- New Buggy
- Upcoming Events
- Optimists
- Cadets
- Tackers
- Roster for this week
- For Salemore

Blinking Billy 19 December 2013

Merry Christmasmore

Blinking Billy 11 December 2013

- Commodores Message
- Upcoming events
- Optimists
- Cadets
- Tackers
- Club Operations Roster
- Classifieds
- Lost/Foundmore

Blinking Billy 5 December 2013


Blinking Billy 28 November 2013

Welcome to Blinking Billy
- Commodores Report
- Weekend Training and Racing
- Club Operations
- Classifiedsmore

Blinking Billy 21 November 2013

Welcome to Blinking Billy
- Commodores Report
- Weekend Training and Racing
- Club Operations
- Classifiedsmore

PJ Mini Series Final Results Revised!

by Steve Price

PJ Mini-Series - Supplementary Sailing Instructions

Sandy Bay Sailing Club Inc.
Supplementary Sailing Instructions
PJ Mini-Series – All off the beach classes
16 & 17 November 2013more

Blinking Billy 14 November 2013

The PJ mini Series is on this weekend the weather is looking great for both days of racing and some great prizes up for grabs from Zhik and PJ Ship Chandlers.more

PJ Mini Series + Tillett Selection

Date/Time: 16 Nov 2013 - 17 Nov 2013
Entries Close: 15 Nov 2013
Event Location: Sandy Bay Sailing Club

The PJ Mini Series is an open regatta open to the following classes:
Optimist, International Cadet, 29er, Sabot, Laser, 420, 470, 2.4, Flying 11, Paper Tiger
Other classes are welcome subject to arrangement.more

Blinking Billy 7 November 2013

Changes to Blinking Billy
Gear for Sale
Saturday – Club Sailing
Roster for Saturdaymore

Blinking Billy 30 Oct 2013


Blinking Billy 25 October 2013

Tackers 1 & 2 ...
Open Optimist and Cadet Group Training ...
Club Races at 1:30pm ...
Canteen and Operations Rosters ...more

Mid Week Coaching Update 21 October 2013

Brought to you by Hill Streetmore

Blinking Billy 17 October 2013

Club Opening Day
This year opening day will be held on a normal club race day. Learn to Sail – Tackers will be held in the morning, a short opening ceremony will be conducted on the front lawn followed by a free lunch for sailors and parents prior to normal pennant racing in the afternoon. This is a great opportunity to meet all our new members
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Cadet and Optimist Coaching Programs

Midweek Coaching Programs Open for Registration

The SBSC committee is pleased to announce this season the club will be offering midweek coaching program for cadet and optimist classes.

If you would like to know more about the program, Stuart Hamilton will explain the program at a presentation at 9 am Saturday 12 Oct upstairs in the clubhouse.more

Blinking Billy 11 October 2013

Midweek Coaching Programs Open for Registration
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SBSC Website Update

The SBSC Website has been migrated to a new system by Yachting Australia. We are in the process of working out this new system. In the meantime if you need to get to information on the old site please visit http://www.sbsc.yachtingaustralia.com.aumore
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Sandy Bay Sailing Club

Sandy Bay Sailing Club is an Australian sailing organisation based in Sandy Bay, Tasmania. Situated on the picturesque Derwent River, the Club provides a friendly but competitive environment for its members. Formed on 1 March 1948, the club has since grown to accommodate a wide range of dinghy classes such as International Cadets, Lasers and International Optimists.more
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2019 Summer of Sailing at SBSC

International Cadet Nationals 
27 Dec 2018 --> 3 Jan 2019

International Optimist Nationals
3 Jan 2019 - 10 Jan 2019


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