Archive | October, 2014

MAT 1010 – Tomato – October 2014


The MAT 1010 is off to QLD where her new owner will be racing her competitively with the fleet out of Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron – We have been working with the new owner since the yacht was first introduced to the market and finally the moons have aligned to clear a pathway towards purchase. […]

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Chartering A Yacht In The Whitsundays


Most of us that sail have from time to time either chartered a yacht or thought about chartering a yacht. As I live and work in the Whitsundays, and have been around the charter industry since 2003, and introduced non sailors to the world of chartering through conducting a number of charter rallies, I thought […]

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Compass 29 – Lucinda – October 2014


After coming out of a big cruising Cat, our local Pittwater sailor wanted a simple solid smaller cruiser that he could easily take out solo. The trusty Compass 29 Lucinda was a very good option plus she must have been one of the neatest around.

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Hanse 355 – Migaloo – September 2014


Geoff wanted easy sailing with some good performance, something that would suit sailing on Sydney Harbour and trips up the coast to one of his favourite sailing grounds of Lake Macquarie. Geoff found it in the Hanse 355 Migaloo. He loves the self-tacking headsail, auto-pilot and the space that allows to pile on some friends […]

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Mount Gay 30 – Lik Lik – September 2014


Lik Lik is a fast simple no fuss racer with a big cockpit. Craig wanted a fast tiller steered boat to teach his kids to sail and the Mount Gay 30 was a great fit.

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Bavaria 41 – Blueprint – September 2014


After a long search for the perfect family boat, Rodney and Jeannette were confident the Bavaria 41 Blueprint was the right choice almost as soon as they stepped on board. Owned by a local Lake Macquarie shipwright, Blueprint is certainly one of the neatest Bavaria’s of her generation we have seen. Big capacity and known […]

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Elan 37 – Aeolian – September 2014


Bruce had raced against the Elan 37 Aeolian many times in the past and admired her from afar. Such a well maintained and upgraded yacht was certainly not going to disappoint on inspection and the test sail was a blast.

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Catalina 34MKI – Pipedreams VIII – September 2014


After 25 + years of having kids in school and their youngest just graduating year 12, Brian and Jill now have the time to get back into sailing (and only invite the kids sometimes!). Pipedreams, a very well kept Catalina 34MKI, fit the bill for easy, comfortable cruising.

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YOTI Supports Middle Harbour Yacht Club


In support of the club and the fantastic youth program they have developed, YOTI has decided to get involved and in return is displaying their logo on all club tenders.

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YOTI Youth Sailors Ready For The New Season


This just in……G’Day guys, the girls were both out for the first time last night. We had a good winter of sailing with Holly winning the Mordialloc winter series a great achievement as it was an open field . Consistent sailing, and braving the cold, was the key to her victory. Really looking forward to […]

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