Useful articles and links

A useful article about Stability Regulations, click HERE

AMSA have determined international best practice for PLBs and EPIRBs, publishing guidelines, click HERE

  • Boat owners should dispose of their expired flares and EPIRBs at selected police stations. Contact your local police station for specific locations.  We have found that not all police and local police stations are aware of this and have confirmed the following police stations will take expired flares: Williamstown, Prahran

Preparing for your safety audit, click HERE

Interesting article on the use of a drogue as emergency steering, click HERE

Link to Transport Safety Victoria, particularly safety equipment requirements, click HERE

Victorian Recreational Boating Safety Handbook, click HERE

Changes to Marine Radio lisencing proposed, click HERE

YA's links to yacht race incident reports, click HERE

Vestas Wind incident report courtesy of CYCA, click HERE

Inception incident report, click HERE

"Transiting the Rip" an article written by ORCV Member, Nick Mcguigan and published in the 2010 edition of RBYC Short Tacks, click HERE.

 

Also, try the "Useful links" menu from "Beyond the Bay", click HERE