John Looking Forward


by Peter Brodie
For those suffering sailing withdrawal symptoms over winter, the following Sunday dates have been selected for some sailing activity - subject to weather.

* 5 June

* 19 June

* 3 July

* 17 July

* 31 July

* 14 August

* 28 August

Rigging from 11am, briefing at Noon and sailing concludes by 3pm

Dave Mansfield will be the Winter Sailing Co-ordinator. Thanks Dave.more
Off for a Sail


Maroochy Sailing Club is currently in Winter Recess, waiting for regular winds and warmer weather to return in August.

For further information contact Commodore Graeme or others listed on our Contact Page.

Some members find the wait till August too long, so some social sailing days are being organised to sedate the withdrawal symptoms (subject to suitable weather)more

Yachting Qld Courses (updated 12 May)

Yachting Queensland are holding the following training courses

In May, State and National Race Officer Programs

In June, Dinghy Instructor and Assistant Instructor Courses, Powerboat Handling Courses

Please open for the links to the Information Brochures.more


by Peter Brodie
Our 2016 Annual General Meeting and Awards Evening will be held on Saturday 4 June at our Clubhouse.

A bit of Official Business first, followed by the Presentation of the Season Awards, and a BBQ with a Beach Campfire.

All members and families invited.

Further details and times follow.more


by Peter Brodie
Maroochy Sailing Club is again the Organising Club for Off-the-Beach Dinghy and Catamaran Regatta, part of the Sail Mooloolaba Festival.

Competition will take place in the the waters off Mooloolaba, and in the Mooloolaba River for Novices, over the weekend 25-26 June.

Check our Sail Mooloolaba Menu Item for more Information, latest News, and Race Documents including the NOR, and Entry Forms.more
Launching Trolley


by Peter Brodie
New Item - a Launching Trolley - advertised in the Market Place.

If you have a Boat, Sailing Equipment or gear for sale - advertise it for sale in our Club Market Place. Contact Peter!!

website/The Club/On and Off the Water/Market Place or use the QUICKLINKS in our NOTICE BOARD.more

SAILING - 1 May - Maroochy and State Optis

by Gard Saunders
Our final day of the season on Sunday (1st May) was a real damp squid!
Wet and grey with little wind and our youth sailors down at Southport competing in the State Optis...with similar conditions! However die-hard members pottered around the Maroochy whilst our Opti sailors did manage some racing with good results.more
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