Wynyard Yacht Club - AIS Community Club of the Year

by Clare Cromarty
Yachting Tasmania would like to congratulate the Wynyard Yacht Club who took out the Community Club Award at the inaugural AIS Sport Performance Awards (ASPAs) in Melbourne last week.more

Umpire Seminar

by Clare Cromarty
Yachting Tasmania judges and umpires are invited to the NSW umpire’s seminar in Sydney on 6/7 June 2015.more

Life Jacket Awareness Day 27 February

by Clare Cromarty
Life Jacket Awareness Day was held by MAST on the 27th Feb.The aim of the day was to give boat owners, crews and employers in the marine industry a better understanding of how lifejackets perform when wearing different types of clothing when entering the water.more

Australian International Cadet Team Announced

by Clare Cromarty
Congratulations to Sandy Bay Sailing Club Members Sam Abel, Hugo Allison, Angus Price, Archer Ibbott, William Cooper and Laura Cooper who have been named in the 2015 Australian International Cadet Teammore

Royal Hobart Regatta/Tasmanian Yardstick Regatta Results

by Clare Cromarty
The 2015 Tasmanian Yardstick Regatta held in conjunction with the Royal Hobart Regatta was taken out by Jock Calvert on his RS:X with the RYCT Dinghy Group team of Flying 11s taking the teams trophy for the second year in a row.more

Expressions of Interest: Marine Manager, Bellerive Yacht Club

by Clare Cromarty
Bellerive Yacht Club is seeking expressions of interest for the position of Marine Manager.more

MyClub and MyClass Access

by Clare Cromarty
With the implementation of the new Fox Sports Pulse System, clubs and class associations can gain access to MyClub and MyClass through an online access form.more

2014 Tasmanian Yachting Awards and Hall of Fame

by Peter Campbell
On Sunday 23rd November, Yachting Tasmania president Ron Bugg announced the awards at the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, along with five new inductees into the Tasmanian Yacht Hall of Fame.more

Snapshot of Yachting Tasmania Services

by Clare Cromarty
Have you ever wondered what services Yachting Tasmania offers?more

Matt Carroll appointed Chief Executive Officer of Yachting Australia

by Clare Cromarty
Yachting Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of experienced and respected sports administrator Matt Carroll to the role of Chief Executive Officer. Matt commences with Yachting Australia on Monday 24 November 2014, replacing Phil Jones who is leaving the organisation after 17 years at the helm.more

Wynyard Yacht Club - 2014 YA Club of the Year

by Greg Rowlings
Wynyard Yacht Club took out Yachting Australia's Club of the Year category at the Awards ceremony in Sydneymore

2015 World Team Racing Championship - Australian Selection Trials

by Clare Cromarty
The Notice of Race for the Australian selection trials is now available. The event will be held on Feb 14-15, 2015 at Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron. Entries close 30th November 2014.more

2.4m World Championships in Hobart 2016!

by Clare Cromarty
Exciting news for Tasmania, the International 2.4m World Championships will be taking place in Hobart in 2016. In an Olympic year, these are going to be huge!more

Does your club have a Member Protection Information Officer?

by Clare Cromarty
Play By The Rules - Making sport safe, inclusive and fair.

Club members can undertake free training through Play By The Rules in order to become certified as a Member Protection Information Officer; an imperative part of any sporting organisation.more

Tasman Regatta, Nubeena - 24th January 2015

by Clare Cromarty
The next Tasman Regatta will be held on 24 January 2014 at the Nubeena Jetty (Parsons Bay). Organisers are hoping to make this Regatta bigger and better than ever, with more events and things to do and see.
If people are interested in attending and bringing their yachts for the races could they please contact the council on 62509200 or via email tasman@tasman.tas.gov.au.more

Young Endeavour World Voyage

by Clare Cromarty
In 2015 the national Sail Training Ship Young Endeavour will set sail for an extraordinary voyage around the world!

The World Voyage ballot is open 1-30 September 2014 at www.youngendeavour.gov.au. Applications are open to eligible youth who will turn 18 prior to the departure of their selected voyage/s in 2015.more

Update on 2015 Team Racing Worlds - 19th-24th July 2015

by Clare Cromarty
An update on the 2015 Team Racing World Championships in the UK next July. Read on to see why you should come and how to qualify! NoR coming soonmore

Working with children check

by Clare Cromarty
The Department of Justice has been implementing The Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013 (the Act) which requires people who work closely with children in certain activities to be registered. The clubs, associations and movements sector (which includes sport and recreation) is due to commence on 1 October 2014 until 31 March 2015, with mandatory registration from 1 April 2015.more

Useful links for safety and risk management

by Clare Cromarty
The relevant rules and safety notices that we suggest clubs use as a guide when undertaking risk assessments, event management and operating procedures within your club.more

Qualification for 2015 World Team Racing Championships

Read on for more information on how to qualify for the 2015 World Team Racing Championships in England next year.more
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