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Hobsons Bay Yacht Club - Williamstown, Victoria, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member themd
S 37° 51.580 E 144° 54.142
55H E 315473 N 5807681
Quick Description: Hobsons Bay Yacht Club was founded on its present sight in 1888.
Location: Victoria, Australia
Date Posted: 10/12/2010 2:13:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM9XTH
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member sailor_dave
Views: 9

Long Description:
HBYC was founded in 1888 on its present location.

It is set in the historic seaport of Williamstown close to Melbourne CBD.

The club has an extensive Yachting calender and all parties experienced or novices are welcome to join.

Between October and March there is a series of twilight meetings on Wednesday night.

The club has had access from 1965 to nearby Ferguson Street Pier for boat mooring.
Facility Rating:

Address of Facility:
268 Nelson Place
Williamstown, Vic Australia

Fees: 560.00 (listed in local currency)

Public/Private: Private?

Clear overhead clearance at ramp for mast: yes

Good trailer/rig parking: yes

Good dock alongside of ramp: yes

Overnight docking available: yes

Good staging area for rigging boat: yes

Clubhouse facilities: yes

Racing committee at facility: yes

"On the hard" trailer/boat storage: yes

Website of Club: [Web Link]

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