Loch Sport Boat Club - Boating on the Gippsland Lakes
The Loch Sport Boat Club was established in 1965 and is situated in Charlies Street, Loch Sport.
The Club has a rich history of boating on the Gippsland Lakes and has an active calendar of events most of the year.
The Club exists to fulfill the following:
- To manage and maintain the Loch Sport Safety & Water Sports Centre.
- To promote and encourage safe boating in all its forms, particularly on the part of its members.
- To promote social fellowship and marine-related recreation and sporting activities.
UPDATE Events at the boat club
Notice to members and visitors regarding Social Distancing
Following the advice of our affiliated organisation Australian Sailing the Boat Club will be postponing any advertised events at the clubrooms until further notice.
Members of the club who have a door token may use the building but please place all your used cutlery crockery and glasses in the dishwasher to be washed. The club has obtained disposable cups for tea and coffee and we would prefer you use these.
Some members will continue to visit the clubrooms on Saturday and Wednesday mornings and other times.
Boating is a great way to practice social distancing so get out on the water and enjoy
2019 Events planned for the boat club next holiday season – everyone is welcome.
Saturday morning sailing will still commence at 10 am with Greg.
Usually followed by an event of the Commodores Series and a BYO BBQ tea.
Morning tea every Wednesday and Saturday at 10am
Have a chat and see if someone needs a crew or if you are looking for crew for your next race.
Loch Sport Boat Club members now have access to free WIFI
If you are a financial member come to the clubrooms for the password.
Other advantages of being a member of the boat club
Access key to fully established clubrooms
Use of water for washing boat motors
Fully incorporated club with liability insurance cover to protect you the member
Australian Sailing personal accident insurance while on club activities
Members can form a sub group to get together for activities. ie kayak, fishing, cruising, travelling, photographs, music appreciation. Activities are covered by AS insurance above if activity is registered at the club.
Annual subscription is $180 per family $115 for single no joining fee.
This year we have introduced a social membership for $50 which means the member does not have to sign in when the bar is open
Membership includes registration with Australian Sailing.