Monthly Archives: March 2015

Autumn Twilight Race 4

There were overcast and cool conditions for the penultimate twilight race of the Autumn Season, but a reasonable NW wind of 15 knots gusting to 20 knots made for some exciting sailing. Read Jeremy’s report Autumn Twilight Race 4

Posted in Uncategorised | Comments Off

Autumn Twilight Race 5

At 16:00 there was a 25 knot wind and dark clouds coming over the Hartz Mountains and it was looking like interesting conditions for the final Twilight race of the season. Unfortunately by 17:30 it had almost exhausted itself, settling … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised | Comments Off

The Chicken Man Returns

Stan Pickering has just completed a circumnavigation of Tasmania on board the ketch Minerva.  Here he is almost home approaching the HYC jetty last Thursday.  He went on to sail Obsession to a commendable third  in the twilight that night. Click … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised | Comments Off

Killala Bay and Autumn Twilight 3

Well it was definitely Autumn last Thursday. Summer seemed to have given up trying once more, and it was overcast and cool on the river. There were nine boats out (which is a bit of a record for this year) and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised | Comments Off