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The Ocean Mapping Expedition

The Ocean Mapping Expedition On Thursday, 11th October The Geneva-based Foundation Pacifique held a Press Conference on the occasion of the arrival in South Africa of the 33m-long Swiss Ketch Fleur De Passion as part of the Ocean Mapping Expedition.   “This unique 4-year journey (2015-2019) around the world from Seville to Seville combines science, […]

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Typhoon Manghut & Boat Safety

Members may be interested to read the following extract from the Marina Industries Association monthly newsletter: “Typhoon Manghut hit Hong Kong on Sunday 16th September after leaving a wake of destruction in the Philippines. The typhoon hit with 175km/h winds and had a record storm surge with floodwaters reaching their highest levels since 1904. Alan […]

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CANSA + Highway Hospice

Cancer Fundraising Drive Well the cancer fundraising drive kicked off this weekend with a pledge from 12 yachties to each raise R 2300.00 by the end of March 2019. All funds raised this year will he for the benefit of the Highway Hospice, so with a start if R 26 300.00, we are off to […]

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Quiz Night 10.08.2018

Yet another fun-filled quiz took place on Friday 10th August, prepared and presented by quiz masters Dave Wright and Hylton Forge. A total of 8 tables participated, with lots of cheers and groans as the answers were revealed. The winners were the team with the most intriguing name – “Dad we’re out of margarine” with […]

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The Future of Coastal Clubs

Further to various announcements on the collaborative exercise between all the Coastal Clubs of South Africa, facilitated by South African Sailing, it gives me pleasure to forward the attached questionnaire to all Club members. The questionnaire has been developed around surveys used for Clubs here in South Africa, including work done at Royal Natal Yacht […]

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