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AUSTRALIAN SAILING NSW CLUBS CONFERENCE

Vice Commodore and Sailing Committee chair Les Goodridge and Sailing Committee member Dave Jordan attended the AS NSW Clubs conference held at the CYCA last Saturday

Techno Nights are back at RANSA Wednesday the 18th May

Now that we are coming out of COVID its time to get back to some of our old favourites, Wednesday 6:30 pm 18th May after Winter Wednesday Racing we are kicking off our popular Techno Nights on the third Wednesday of every month over the Winter Racing Season. The first Techno night will be hosted by our ex Commodore Dave Giddings - Covering Boat Maintenance - Finding & Fixing Problems The Cafe will be staying open later, please RSVP

Working Bee Thank You & Items Free to Members

On Saturday 30th April a number of members came down to RANSA to Give the club a spruce up and remove accumulated rubbish. there are a number of items however that are in reasonable condition that maybe just what a member is looking for. Click here for details

MUSTO SALE AT RANSA

This year's MUSTO clearance sale will be held at RANSA next weekend Friday 6 to Sunday 8 May

PENFOLD SAILS MEMBER OFFER

Member and sailmaker John Penfold has a special offer for fellow RANSA members for the month of May

ANZAC DAY at RANSA

RANSA was the venue of choice for the Naval Warfare Officers' Association to celebrate ANZAC Day.

Prize Night Photos 2022

The annual RANSA 2021-2022 Prize Night was held at the Boatshed 20th April, in person! There is now a gallery of photos from the night. Congratulations to all the winners as well as recognition of the race volunteers and of course Roger and Nick that made the series happen.

EXPIRED FLARE DISPOSAL

Maritime have posted details of the next flare disposal opportunities at Rose Bay. Expired flares are very difficult to get rid of, so do take advantage of this opportunity if you can

WINTER AT RANSA

The Winter Season at RANSA starts with the Wednesday afternoon series from 4 May and the Combined Clubs Saturday Series from 7 May.

RANSA Member Survey 2022 -Quick Update

RANSA was looking for member feedback by conducting a wide ranging survey covering the membership experience, on and off water activities, the café and volunteering. Thank you to everyone that participated . We had an outstanding result with 153 valid responses back across all membership categories which was approx 30 % of the total permanent membership base!

PARKING IN NEW BEACH ROAD

There are some 15 trailers, boats , horseboxes etc permanently parked on New Beach Road making parking even more difficult for those taking part in RANSA and other local activities: see below and if appropriate please add your voice to the feedback request.

Membership Cards & Bar Discount

Collect your new membership card from the Office to obtain discounted member priced drinks at the Whaler bar after Friday 11th March. Contact the Office to arrange printing and collection.

VALE RADM NIGEL BERLYN AO

Nigel Berlyn, Honorary Life Member of RANSA , a member since the Seventies, and original owner of the gaff cutter Reverie which is still racing today, sadly passed away on Thursday 17 February.

RANSA Regatta 2022 Photo Gallery

There are now over 200 photos from the RANSA Regatta Sunday 13th February, live on the RANSA web site under the Gallery heading. Special thanks to Beth Morley from Sports Sailing Photography who was literally everywhere capturing images of the event. For info how you can purchase hi res images of the event or your boat sailing pls click here

RANSA Regatta 2022

Sydney turned on the weather for a perfect sailing Sunday for the this years RANSA Regatta. With over 70+ entries and 65 starters across 7 divisions RANSA managed to win back the Admirals Trophy from the CYC. Here are a few photos from the day with more to come.

NEW RANSA MERCHANDISE

By popular demand we have some old favourites back in stock: *Mens rugby tops, long sleeve, navy with white collar $65 *Mens Sleeveless fleeces navy - $50 * Stylish Shell jackets $85 and we always have navy or white caps and polos

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