Category: CLUB NEWS

35th Gala Fishing Competition

The 2019 35th BMYS Gala Fishing Competition was held over the past weekend of November 9th -10th under challenging conditions. Saturday’s competition was suspended due to a strong wind warning. The

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“”Pretty in Pink” Ladies Luncheon””

“Pretty in Pink” Ladies Luncheon at BMYS on Thursday 7th November 2019 BMYS proudly supported The Cancer Councils Pink Ribbon Day on Oaks Day (Ladies Day) (Thursday 7th November). Pink Ribbon

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Melbourne Cup 2019 @ BMYS

Melbourne Cup 2019 @ BMYS Tuesday 5th November Tuesday at BMYS we had over 150 people enjoying a great day with friends and family. Some had a BBQ and others had

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Club Trip to Orbost October 2019

The Annual Orbost fishing competition has been running for more than 40 years and was once again well attended by Club members fishing from some 14 boats. Friday was an interclub

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2019 SAIL PAST and CLUB SEASON OPENING

BMYS celebrated its annual Sail Past and official opening of the Club’s 2019/2020 boating season on Saturday 12th October. It was a particularly special event this year as the Club is

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Club Working Bee

The Club conducted its second major working bee for 2019 on Sunday 8th September. About 80 members made a great contribution by completing various maintenance tasks and improving the overall appearance

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Safety Training at BMYS

Last evening’s safety training at BMYS focused on the regulations and use of flares and life jackets. As part of the training members were given the opportunity to test fire flares

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Father’s Day @ BMYS Sunday

Father’s Day at BMYS saw 193 guests come and enjoy a great day spent with family. The beautiful vista of BMYS was again the backdrop for this year’s luncheon. Armin served

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Annual Presentation Night @BMYS

The annual presentation to members of various awards for events and competitions held during the previous Club year was conducted on Saturday night. There were many highlights.

These included John Giuliano winning the 2019 J R Kerr Trophy (Club Champion) – congratulations John! Les Sabo and John Malempre chased John Giuliano across the finish line and tied for 2nd place.

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Ladies Cocktail Party

The theme for this year’s ladies Cocktail Party featured the upstairs dining room being transformed into a 1950/1960s rock and roll venue with an old-style jukebox and dance floor. The night

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Big Night Out @ BMYS

130 members came together to enjoy this fun night at BMYS. The fun started with a wine tasting hosted by Anthony & Anita along with some beautiful cheeses presented to the

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Ricketts Point Regatta NavRally

Foggy and still weather greeted the start of this year’s Ricketts Point NavRally. After having to cancel the first two NavRallies this year because of poor weather it was pleasing to

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Club Working Bee @ BMYS Sunday 5th May

About 80 members made a great contribution to the overall appearance and general maintenance of the Club at the Club’s May Working Bee. Probably the major job undertaken was the installation

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Junior Fishing Clinic at BMYS

BMYS today conducted an expert fishing, rigging and casting tuition clinic for junior anglers. A free BBQ and soft drinks was provided.This together with ice creams compensated for the rather slow

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Family Fishing @ BMYS

This year’s annual Club Family Fishing event was well attended by Club members and their families. Those attending experienced great autumn weather. Some good-sized fish were weighed in including snapper and

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Commodore’s Cup NavRally & Day on the Green

A strong wind warning on the Sunday morning of the NavRally resulted in it its obligatory cancellation. Actually, the weather was frustratingly ideal and BOM subsequently cancelled the strong wind warning

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Christmas Dinner Dance@ BMYS

The annual Christmas Dinner Dance was held on Saturday 15th December. The meal was wonderful thanks to our chef Armin. The Major Members’ Raffle was drawn on the night and the

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BMYS Childrens’ Christmas Party

We had the weather clear up to give us a great day at BMYS for the annual Kid’s Christmas Party. There was a jumping castle, face painter, balloon artist, the always

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34th Annual Gala Fishing Competition

Expectations of great fishing were dashed when bad weather forced cancellation of the event for Saturday 24th November. The weather improved somewhat on Sunday, but competitors still faced choppy, confused and

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