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5 States, 5 Nations, 68 boats

At the close of registration today, we have 68 teams from 5 nations. You could be forgiven for thinking that the 9 teams from Western Australia had travelled a long way at around 4000km, but with teams from South Africa, Denmark and the Netherlands the big distance travellers have flown up to 16000km to sail […]

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Just chillin’

With a fleet of 70 boats expected, over half are already on the beach, and some even hit the water today. Others were happy to get the boat off the trailer, catch up with old friends and chill for just one more day. The shot of the day comes to us thanks to Peter “Doogie” […]

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Where to go?

The 2015 Hobie Nationals might not officially start until tomorrow, but the shoreline is already busy today. As you come on down to the club, please check out the attached images to guide you. There will be lots of activity around the club over the next week. Part of making sure this works well for […]

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Perfect Port Stephens

Port Stephens turned on the best weather possible with 2 days of classic Nor-easters. A fleet of 47 Hobies enjoyed this blue water paradise with some incredibly close racing, with the result in most classes going down to the last race. The NSW H16 guys dropped the ball and let a queenslander take the trophy […]

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Results now posted

Day 1 of the 2015 NSW Hobie States started with a glassy bay, but Port Stephens turned on its best, with the Nor-easter flinging in to about 10 knots for the first of 4 races. By the end of the day we had enjoyed a rock solid breeze of up to 15 knots. Race officer […]

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Sailing Scene supporting States and Nationals

An iconic name in Hobie Sailing, The Sailing Scene has come on board as a sponsor of both the 2015 NSW Hobie States, and the 2015 Australian Hobie Nationals. The long time Hobie retailer will have a spare parts store on site at Port Stephens, right next to the club house to help keep you […]

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2015 NSW Hobie States

Are you going to the NSW Hobie States? The early entry discount ends at the end of the month – so make sure you head to http://nsw.hobiecat.asn.au/state-titles/ and get your entry in. Please remember, to compete, both skipper and crew must be members of a Hobie Association, so once you’ve entered, just click on the membership tab […]

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Early Entry – Hobie Cat Nationals

There are already 50 entries for the 2015 Hobie Nationals at Port Stephens, with many more planning on coming.  The organising committee has extended the early entry discount through to Sunday 8th of November to give more competitors the opportunity to take advantage of the following goodies: Discounted entry fee Skipper and Crew receive a copy […]

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2015 NSW State Championships

The 2015 NSW Hobie Cat State Championship will be sailed on the blue waters of Port Stephens on the 5th and 6th of December. This provides a great opportunity to check out the Nationals Venue just a few weeks in advance.   Check out the Notice of Race Check out the Entry List Are you […]

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Youth Worlds Team Selected

The 2015 Queensland Youth Week came to a close on Tuesday, 7 July 2015 at Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron with the final points awarded to select the 2015 Australian Sailing Youth Team. The team will represent Australia at the 2015 ISAF Youth World Championship in Malaysia at the end of the year (27th of December […]

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