Informational/Resource Sail Boats – General→
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Online Reads →
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Shops: Online, Bricks and mortar →
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Web Cams (Sydney Harbour) →
Information/Resources Keel Sail Boats – General

A great resource for most things Sail Boats. This site is well worth an explore, the amount of information it contains has to be read to be believed –


Grogs animated knots –

Online Reads

Afloat Magazine –
Cruisers and Sailing Forums –
My Sailing (Yaffa publishing)  –
Sailing Anarchy  –
Yachting and Boating World –

Sailing Australia (nee Yachting Australia)

Home Page –
Information about Safety Equipment Auditing and Auditors:
Audit Forms can be found on the above page, the various forms can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate Category   Cat 1   Cat 2   Cat 3    Cat 4   Cat 5   Cat 6   Cat 7
Protest Form:  Download a MS Word doc template 
Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) 2017-2020 – Click here to download the complete pdf
Special Regulations (Equipment rules) 2017-2020 – Download here (pdf)

Sailing/Yacht Clubs

Abell Point Yacht Club (APYC) –
Greenwich Flying Squadron (GFS) –
Royal Australian Navy Sailing Association (RANSA) –
Whitsunday Sailing Club (WSC) –

Shops: On-line and/or Bricks and Mortar

Deck Hardware {Sydney, NSW, Au] Stocks many of those esoteric parts and brands –
Defender Marine [Waterford, CT, USA].  Run of the mill online Chandler but with some hard to find bits – worth a search –
Fenquins (Volvo Penta Parts) [Sydney, NSW Au] – great parts cataloging –

Top Yacht

Top Yacht home page
Boat Register
Top Yacht “My Self”
In news on this site Sail Race acronyms and abbreviations

Weather (Sydney and Surrounds)

AccuWeather –
BOM Sydney Closed Waters –
BOM Marine Wind Forecast –
BOM Weather Maps –
Seabreeze –
Willy Weather –
WindGuru –

Web Cams (Sydney Harbour)

Sydney Harbour, Circular Quay and the Bridge

G-whizz Elan 340