News from the Club

Brain will be away for the next two weeks. If you need to contact me about something urgently, please use my mobile 0417 429 987. Otherwise ring the club on 4933 6501 between 12 – 7 pm
Membership Fees
Invoices went out at the beginning of the month. They are due by 31st July.
Just a reminder that if they are not paid by then, your swipe card will be deactivated until payment is received.
Tech Night
Our next Tech night is this coming Wednesday.  It will be a presentation by Yeppoon Paint Place about fibreglass repair and maintenance.
Could you please advise if you are thinking of coming so we have the correct numbers for catering.
Sailing School
Tony & Tim have been very busy teaching our students the ins & outs of Keel Boat Sailing. We have done two crewing courses so far this month.
The next one available is August 18th – 19th.
The next Helming course is September 15th – 16th. There are only 2 spots remaining for this one
If you are interested in doing one of the courses you can enrol via this link, or phone the club and i can help you register.
Sailing News
it doesn’t get much better than Heat 7 of the Bendigo Bank Brass Monkey Series sailed on Saturday 14 July
- a good wind, smooth seas, 10 yachts and some great post race socialising
- congratulations to Brian Spowart in Special K in taking out division one of the series and to Dean Fewtrell in Calypso taking out division 2 
- out next sail is the 3 Island race on Saturday 28 July with Alister Waller as PRO
Save the Dates

Friday 27th July - End of Month Dinner  Soup & Dessert

Saturday 28th July - 3 Island Race

Thursday 16th August - Quarterly General Meeting 7.30 pm Club House


Kathy McPhail
Capricornia Cruising Yacht Club
Ph: 07 49336501