Free Berthing Pass for Halifax, Bedfo...

Free Berthing Pass for Halifax, Bedford and Lunenburg Waterfronts

Pick up your free daytime berthing pass at Halifax Marina Waterfront Office on Sackville Wharf (near the Wave sculpture), visit www.my-waterfront.ca/marina, scroll down and register your boat using the number on the pass, peel the decal from the packaging and apply it to a window on your boat. For more information on Waterfront Development Marina Services: Visit: […]

Amendments to Bylaws

Amendments to Bylaws

Please find the latest copy of the bylaws here: http://swyc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/151123-SYC-By-Laws-FINALNovember-25-2015.pdf And the proposed changes to the bylaws to be voted on at the upcoming AGM are as follows (amendments in bold): Amend 22 e. Boat owners will be assessed a prorated fee based on time, equipment used (rented cranes, rented/club trailer) and storage location to ensure a […]

Members Meet & Greet

Members Meet & Greet

Mark your calendar for our annual Members Meet and Greet before the General Meeting on Friday, May 27, 2016.  Free food will be available starting at 6 pm.  This is a great opportunity to reconnect with club mates from last year and for new members to get to know our more seasoned members.

Lots of Pictures from Work Parties an...

Lots of Pictures from Work Parties and Launch

You can find hundreds of new pictures in the members’ Photo Gallery. You must login to access the Photo Gallery. You’ll also find links to the high definition versions of the same pictures along with several which were not added to the club’s web site. Enjoy and if you wish to download any of the […]

Pleasure Craft Courtesy Check

Pleasure Craft Courtesy Check

Pleasure Craft Courtesy Check Date:    Sunday, May 29, 2016 Time:    1:30 PM A team of Trained Red Cross Boating Safety Officers will check your boat to see if it meets all Transport Canada boating safety guidelines. Everything you need to pass is outlined in the Transport Canada Boating Safety Guide. The Officers are […]

How to Setup Your Bridles

How to Setup Your Bridles

Dear members Bill Stanbrook, a long time Mooring Ball dweller, came up with a system that worked for him to keep bridles from getting wrapped up around the ball/chain: Here’s what he said: “What I found was by securing a float to the bridles near as possible to the mooring connection keeps upward pressure in […]

Sign Up for Spring Boat Launch

Sign Up for Spring Boat Launch

Good day Members The signup sheets for the launches (all Big boats and some of the Small boats on 9 May, and the remainder of the small boats on 10 May) (Rain Date 11 May) will be at the bar on Sunday or you can use the online form at 2016 Launch form. Click here […]

Adult and Youth Learn To Sail 2016 Tr...

Adult and Youth Learn To Sail 2016 Training

Adult and Youth Learn to Sail Training for 2016 Click on the photo above to take you to the Training Page for additional details and contact information.

It’s BBQ Time !

It’s BBQ Time !

Our BBQ season is in full swing. We offer one of the best steak deals in town in addition to a variety of other items on the menu.  Just click on the Facilities tab to find the social menus and prices. The Toonie burger deal is also back.  Hamburgers are available for $2.00 and hot […]

Special Presentation – Pi on a ...

Special Presentation – Pi on a Boat by James Craig

Link to the Presentation which is in the page on this site “Boating Articles of Interest” Slide Deck on Pi on a Boat by James Craig How the heck to you make Pi on board a boat? And what does eating a Pi have to do with electronics on a boat.   There is a […]

Upcoming Events

May
27
Fri
6:00 pm Members’ Meet & Greet @ Club Upper Bar
Members’ Meet & Greet @ Club Upper Bar
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Spring General Meeting to follow at 7 pm
May
29
Sun
1:30 pm Pleasure Craft Courtesy Checks @ Shearwater Yacht Club
Pleasure Craft Courtesy Checks @ Shearwater Yacht Club
May 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Pleasure Craft Courtesy Checks @ Shearwater Yacht Club | Shearwater | Nova Scotia | Canada
Date:    Sunday, May 29, 2016 Time:    1:30 PM Where:  On-site at Shearwater Yacht Club A team of Trained Red Cross Boating Safety Officers will check your boat to see if it meets all[...]
Jun
3
Fri
6:30 pm Friday Night BBQ @ Upper Bar
Friday Night BBQ @ Upper Bar
Jun 3 @ 6:30 pm – Jun 17 @ 10:00 pm
Please reserve by Wednesday evenings.  If you drop in we will always have entree items for the BBQ but side dishes and dessert may be limited