Informational/Resource Sail Boats – General→
Miscellaneous →
Roads and Maritime Services →
Online Reads →
Sailing Australia →
Sailing/Yacht Clubs →
Shops: Online, Bricks and mortar →
Top Yacht (Race scoring) →
Weather (Sydney and Surrounds) →
Web Cams (Sydney and elsewhere) →
Information/Resources Keel Sail Boats – General

• Boat A huge data base of boat specifications –
• sailboatdata. Another on-line specification database –
• L-36.Com. 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 –

Roads and Maritime Services

• Boating maps for New South Wales. Not for navigation but a great resource…….boating-maps#toc-sydney-maps
Interactive Mooring map –…..

Sailing Australia (nee Yachting Australia)

• Home Page –
• Information about Safety Equipment Auditing and Auditors:
• Audit Forms can also  be found at the bottom the above link.
• Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) 2021-2024 – Click here to download the complete pdf
• Special Regulations Information, Definitions
and Amendments –

Sailing/Yacht Clubs

• Abell Point Yacht Club (APYC) –
• Blues Point Yacht Club (BPYC) –
• 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 –
• Volvo Penta Parts (Volvo Penta Shop)

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

Web Cams

Web Cams Airlie Beach
• Main Street (Shute Harbour Road) – updates every second –
Web Cams Sydney
• Sydney Harbour, Bangaroo Construction site, West of the bridge – rotating cam live video –…../sydney-new-south-wales4/
• Sydney Harbour, Circular Quay, Opera House and the Bridge looking south – live video –
• Sydney Harbour, Circular Quay and the Bridge looking north – live video –
• Sydney Harbour, Rose Bay (Nth Sydney in background) – live video –…./rose-bay-sydney.html
Various bar crossings
• Various Bar Crossings – live Video of various bar crossings in NSW select from the menu

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