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Club Marine Sail Expo 2016 The Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo is just around the corner (March 5 & 6) and it’s looking to be another great weekend for the Club! Being in its 5th year, the expo will be attracting hundreds of people from all over Sydney to see what the Club and it’s exhibitors have on offer. What is on offer? The Clubhouse and B and C arms will be colourfully decorated with an array of boats and products on display. Including an exclusive look at several yachts being on display for the first time in Australia. It’s a great day for members and especially guests. The Sail Expo will feature an extensive array of exhibitors, displays and entertainment covering all areas of sailing and will be a family friendly, community based event that will showcase RPAYC. Enjoy a weekend of entertainment, food, kids’ competitions and product demonstrations. Volunteers Needed For the event to run smoothly, member volunteers are needed to assist over the weekend. If you can spare a few hours, please register at Reception-9998 3700 or email pittwatersailexpo@rpayc.com.au Photo Competition This year’s Sail Expo will feature a photo competition for Member’s boat photos. If you have a photo of your boat and would like to display it at the expo email stephen.collopy@rpayc.com.au. Along with being on display (with the owner’s permission of course) the photo will be copied and archived as part of the Club’s histroy. Go Sailing Promotion In October 2015, The Membership Committee launched the Go Sailing Campaign 15/16 which aims to reward Full boat owning Members who participate in Club organised sailing events. It’s open to all Members with a current Facility Agreement (Marina, Mooring, Hardstand) at The RPAYC who accumulate 12 points through participation in Club organised racing or cruising. The Go Sailing Campaign concludes on 31 March 2016 and will include all cruising & racing events listed in the Sailing Handbook for the period 1 May 2015 - 31 March 2016. Be sure to get your entries into reception as soon as possible to ensure you don’t miss out on the chance to win up to $3000 credit on your club account with a total prize pool of $6000. If you haven’t yet completed 6 RPAYC organised races or cruises then there are still 2 months left for you to participate and to get your entry in. Entry forms and full terms and conditions can be found at www.rpayc.com. au/sailing/go-sailing or from reception. Lottery License Number: LTPS/15/07526 The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club @rpayc #rpayc The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club