Club News June-July

Life JacketLIFE-JACKETS WILL NOT SAVE YOUR BOAT
BUT THEY WILL KEEP YOU AFLOAT!
Check your life-jackets now before going on the water.

 

 

Cruinniú na mBád Ballina Fri 23 June

Now in it’s second year the Ballina Gathering of the Boats, Cruinniú na mBád will take place on Friday 23 June and a second one on Friday 8th Sept.

Time 5.00 – 9.00pm approx.

Trip up the River, Music & BBQ

All boat club members are invited to the Gathering of the Boats/Crinniu na mBad on Friday 23rd June.

The flotilla departs from the Quay at 5pm, No Wake Speed, Life Jackets and own insurance required for all participants.

A 12 piece brass band will lead a flotilla of boats from the Quay at 5pm and make their way up river, they will drop anchor at the Lower Bridge and play music for about one hour. The Grainne Uaile Sub Aqua club will be providing safety boats and co-ordinating the anchor drop. There will be small number of food stalls on Batchelors Walk.

All participating boats are being asked to keep to a ‘no wake speed’ and ensure that all participants are wearing life jackets. Please provide a copy of your insurance to the organisers before the event.

RNLI Street Collection Sat 8th July

The RNLI Street Collection will be held on Sat 8th July.
If you can spare an hour please let the secretary know your preferred time slot.
Please support this needed service.

Club Fishing Competition Sun 9th July

The next Moy Estuary Sea Trout Angling & Boat Club Fishing Competition will take place on Sunday 9th July 2017

If any member would like to sponsor a prize please contact Judd Ruane.

Registration: Crocket’s Shed 9am to 10am

Goose Island Clean Up Sun 16th July

Clean Coast Programme – Goose Island Clean Up Family Day

Continuing our Clean Coast Programme on Goose Island

Let’s get as many boats and folks out for the day.
All equipment provided.
Boats depart the Quay 10:00 am. Subject to weather conditions. HT 12 noon

Judd will provide a lake boat ferry from your boat to and from the island.

Club Fishing Competition Sun 6th August

The next Moy Estuary Sea Trout Angling & Boat Club Fishing Competition will take place on Sunday 6th August 2017

LW: 12:00hrs  |  HW: 18:10hrs

If any member would like to sponsor a prize please contact Judd Ruane.

PLEASE NOTE: Registration @ Crocket’s Shed 8am to 9am

PLEASE NOTE: Weigh-In @ Crocket’s Shed closes at 5pm sharp

No bags accepted after this time.

 

Jetty Strictly Set Down/Pick-up & Go.
ALL MOORINGS – NO WAKE ZONE
Safe Boating and Good Fishing.
Always wear your lifejacket on board.
No Lifejacket – No Excuse.