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Winter Series Race Dates

2 July 2017

16 July 2017

30 July 2017

13 August 2017

27 August 2017


Winter Series Cruiser Dates

2 July 2017

30 July 2017

27 August 2017

Geelong Passage Race

9 September 2017

Women Skippers and Navigators Race

10 September 2017


2017 ORCV Winter Series
26 May 2017 04:29

2017 ORCV WINTER SERIES   Once again the ORCV Winter Series, the longest running Winter Bay sailing event, is on again so why not come out and join in the fun! Offering a great variety of windward-leeward, triangle and passage races and together with a cruising division, there is something there to please all sailing tastes. The first race is at 1030 hours on Sunday July 2nd, and as usua [ ... ]

Is your SSSC qualification up to date?
02 Aug 2016 07:03

Is your SSSC qualification up-to-date? The Summer sailing season will soon be upon us- yes we have passed the shortest day of the year!
Are you ready? If your SSSC qualification has lapsed or you are looking to enrol in this course now is your chance. The next full course will be held on 17th-18th September 2016 and the re-validation course on 18th September 2016.
This course is a great forum for a [ ... ]

2016 Winter Series - Day 3
29 Jul 2016 05:31

Winter Series – Day 3 This Sunday sees Day 3 of the Winter Series (Day 2 for the Cruisers!) and at this time the weather is looking good. The synoptic chart shows a broad high to the north with a cold front approaching, expected to cross the state on Monday morning.   Meteye shows winds of 10-15 knots NW, lightening off in the afternoon before moving more easterly later in the day. Pos [ ... ]

Heading North
18 Jul 2016 06:19

Heading North Daniel Edwards, owner of White Noise, 2015/16 ORCV Offshore Championship winner is receiving some good publicity about his campaign to take a break from the Melbourne winter to compete in the northern regattas. First published on the Magnetic Island Race Week site (, the story has also been picked up by others including Sail World an [ ... ]

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