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What’s on at Hobbo’s..

Presentation Night                                         Help Build HBYC's Orchid
Working Bee                                                   Hobbo's Cleaning up in FNQ!
Do you have a tale to tell?

Presentation Night - This Friday Night 26/8...
Book Now - $70 per Person - 7pm - Dinner, Dancing & Entertainment - Dress: Lounge Suit or 9397-6393

Help Build HBYC's Orchid - Workshop #2 Sun 18/9... 

Great efforts today by all at the first of the Grow Your Own Orchard Workshop series at Hobsons Bay Yacht Club run by Transition Hobsons Bay, along with Edible Gardens by Craig Castree, with funds from Hobsons Bay City Council.

This grant shall certainly deliver on enhancing community wellbeing, a sense of belonging and support people to engage in healthy and active lifestyles.
Next workshop is Sunday 18th September, 10am - 1pm.  See our website calendar for more information.

HBYC Working Bee and BBQ Fun Day - Sat. 24/9 

ALL MEMBERS are invited to Join us in the fun that is the HBYC Working Bee & BBQ Fun Day...  It’s that time of year again to come on down a help clean the club up in time for the new sailing Season. 

There are plenty of jobs for one and all, so please contribute to help make Hobbo’s great. Don’t forget Boatowners it counts towards pen points.

Bring the whole family, we’ll have a BBQ and it’s a great chance to meet other members. Day includes; Morning tea/coffee and bickies, BBQ lunch of snags/bread/beer for the lads, Fine food sandwiches and champers for the ladies, Soft drinks/face painting & lollies for the kids, Sign-in raffle & door prizes (more club ties), Raffles for the Juniors, Trash and Treasure swap table, Locker clean out & dump opportunity and best of all Meet, talk & tell sailing lies to your fellow members & have a good day.

Hobbo's cleaning up in FNQ Regatta's..

First there was Tevake II, now Ikon...
Angus Fletcher's TEVAKE II success at Airlie Beach Race Week...  They took Lines Honours in Cruising Division 2 in all 6 Races 6, yes that is 6 bullets from 6 races.
Well done Angus, Garry, Sam, Rod and Ash!


Following on from Tevake II's win, the club is represented at Hamilton Island race week ( by Ikon. Bruce and crew are competing in the Australian Yachting Championships - IRC. Go Team Ikon...  First Race... 1st!
Will keep you up to date on our Facebook page and through E-news.

Fresh from sucess, Tevake II will go onto represent Hobbos again in FNQ, this time at Magnetic Island Race Week 1st to 6th September.

Racing & Events...

Friday 26 August @ 7pm - Presentation Night
Saturday, 27 @ 1:00 PM    BRASS MONKEY RACE 8 - HBYC

Do you have a story to share?  

We are always looking for stories or any other items for our E-news and Newsletter...
Our members are always having adventures, there is always lot's of stories and things happening around Hobbo's. We'd love for you to write a story, submit some interesting sailing information or even a joke for the website, Facebook, monthly Newsletter or weekly e-news.  
Please Note:  The September Newsletter Deadline is 26th August.

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