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New Sailing Race format in 2018 !

| November 9, 2017
New Sailing Race format in 2018 !

In 2018  we will be running four separate series based on this year and the stand-alone Keith Reinhold single handed race. The 2018  dates are as follows: Mission point/return  10 races in total.  Dates January 20th Saturday, February 4th Sunday, June 3rd Sunday, September 16th Sunday and October 13th Saturday. Total 10 races with 2 discards. Also […]

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A new club name – a new direction !

| August 22, 2017
A new club name – a new direction !

After 15 years the club has reverted to its original name, the Bribie Island Boating Club Incorporated. The two divisions of the club, the Bribie Island Sailing Club (BISC) and Bribie Island Mahalo Outrigger Canoe Club Inc. BIMOCC were very well represented at the AGM and the Sailors and Outrigger Canoeists endorsed a new structure […]

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Take some time off 6th January 2018

| August 11, 2017
Take some time off 6th January 2018

Are you looking for someone to look after your house early 2018 while you go on that long awaited holiday? Alex and June Ross are friends of BISC and have supported our club previously in our Learn to Sail course in 2017. Alex and June are coming to Queensland between 6th January onwards in 2018 […]

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What’s happening now in the sailing division ?

| June 24, 2017
What’s happening now in the sailing division ?

There is lots happening at Bribie Island Sailing Club in the next few weeks? Here is the plan for sailing races until the end of the year. All the below races  are all set north of the bridge in the Passage. Each race briefing is to be 9.00 am at BIYC yard next to VMR building  Saturday […]

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Salubrious Sea Sporting

| May 6, 2017
Salubrious Sea Sporting

Like to know more about Sailing ? Our favourite local journalist Nikki Chee recently completed our Learn to Sail course and penned this terrific article int the “Bribie Islander” recently. We thank the “theBribieIslander” newspaper and Nikki for her support of the club and look forward to watching her career blossom. 

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Give me a home among the Gum Trees !

| April 14, 2017
Give me a home among the Gum Trees !

BISC is moving !! But not far 🙂  After many years with no home and the last few years sharing with VMR,  BISC is now looking to have its own home among the gum trees of Sylvan Beach.  Thanks to all who put in a massive effort this Anzac weekend to complete the move into the […]

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Bribie Island Mahalu Outrigger Canoe Club

| February 9, 2017
Bribie Island Mahalu Outrigger Canoe Club

Great news. Following a meeting of all paddlers, it has been voted to merge Bribie Island Paddlers Club and the Island Outrigger Canoe Club under the umbrella of the BRIBIE ISLAND YACHT CLUB INC.   This take away the confusion of members needing to be joining two clubs. The new club will be called Bribie […]

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2016 VMR Combined Emergency Services Expo

| September 20, 2016
2016 VMR Combined Emergency Services Expo

Bribie Island’s Volunteer Marine Rescue will play host on Sunday 16 October to a free action-packed day of emergency services demonstrations, kid’s activities and family fun. VMR Bribie Island Commodore, Bob Skinner, said local emergency agencies would demonstrate the latest in marine rescue, fire fighting and policing technology. “Bring the whole family and get up […]

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Recent News from our Facebook Page

| September 18, 2016
Recent News from our Facebook Page

Our BIYC Facebook page has lots of recent news and photos. You can also “continue reading” below to catch up with some of this news. Clicking on the photos or links on this post will take you to the BIYC Facebook page.

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18th Bribie Classic Boats 2016 – A great success !

| June 6, 2016
18th Bribie Classic Boats 2016 – A great success !

Hello fellow (enthusiastic) boaties, I’m sure you’ll agree this years event was bigger and better than last year with 46 boats attending. The free lunch on Saturday on the beach at Toorbul was a real boost, served by the new Bribie Social Boating Club members and was provided by funds from the Mayor of the […]

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