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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    August 22, 2014 at 1:38 pm

    MROVCP MARINE RADIO CERTIFICATE ONLY $195

    The Marine Radio Operators VHF Certificate of Proficiency (MROVCP) is designed for those who are only carrying and/or operating a Very High Frequency (VHF) (Short Range) radio. Successful completion of the exam qualifies you to receive the MROVCP certificate. Course fee includes manual and examination.

    Wed 27th August & Wed 3rd September 6.30pm to 9.30pm.

    Call Claire on 6223 1977 to book by Tuesday 26th Aug.

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 22, 2014 at 10:23 am

    With thanks to this weeks sponsor Sam Ibbott @ http://www.marinesolutions.net.au/

    Just be at the Squadron between 6pm and 7pm and if your name is drawn you win.. That easy.

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    Marine Solutions

    http://www.marinesolutions.net.au

    Marine Solutions provided us with an environmental baseline study. This was produced to an excellent standard and in a timely manner. I would highly recommend their services. – Louise Archer, UTAS

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 20, 2014 at 12:39 pm

    Keep an eye out for Commodore Ron Bugg on Southern Cross News tonight talking about our upcoming marina extension

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 19, 2014 at 11:57 am

    Come join us on Wednesday 27th August @ 6.30pm

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 15, 2014 at 12:44 pm

    This Sundays Post Winter Race Menu

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 15, 2014 at 10:58 am

    With thanks to this weeks sponsor Bede Donnelly @ http://www.bellpotter.com.au/

    What an easy way for members to make $600... Just be at the Squadron between 6pm and 7pm and if your name is drawn you win.. That easy.

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    BellPotter - Homepage

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    Bell Potter, Australia’s Stockbroker. We provide a full range of services to institutional, corporate and private clients.

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 15, 2014 at 9:21 am

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc shared Marine and Safety Tasmania - MAST's photo.

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    The DSS has a new marina which is an exciting development for big boat owners in the South.
    Contact the club for details. Email - manager@dssinc.org.au

    By: Marine and Safety Tasmania - MAST

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 8, 2014 at 5:29 pm

    The Latest Squadron Bulletin is now online..

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    Squadron Bulletin 08/08/2014

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    NEW MEMBERS NIGHT TONIGNT FRIDAY 8 AUGUST FROM 6PMCome along and welcome New Members while enjoying the company and atmosphere of the Squadron and grab a great counter meal while your here.ALSO TONIGHTS MEMBERS BADGE DRAW IS $550 What more reason do you need to enjoy your Squadron??

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 8, 2014 at 2:21 pm

    Yachting Australia Safety and Sea Survival. $330 per person.

    Are you racing or cruising this season?
    Inshore, Coastal or Offshore??
    Do you know what to do in an emergency????

    If you answered yes to any of the above we have the course for you.

    Our SSSC instructor, Jeff Cordell, is a veteran of countless offshore sea miles - both in his sailing and professional career. Jeff has been delivering Safety and Sea Survival courses for a number of years. Jeff is supported by our qualified RYA cruising instructors and Yachtmasters who also have many years offshore experience.

    Our Safety and Sea Survival course will:

    Assist offshore skippers and crews in developing awareness of respective responsibilities.

    Offer and discuss practical strategies for coping with emergencies at sea.

    Familiarise skippers and crews with safety and emergency equipment, its purpose, deployment, and use.

    Limited course spots available.

    Contact Claire on 6223 1977 for more information or to book your spot as spaces are limited.

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 8, 2014 at 9:44 am

    Check out this week’s Badge Draw Sponsor.

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    Boat Chandlery - Hobart

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    Brierley Marine supplies the Australian market with marine chandlery, with skilled internal sales staff, and fitters giving good reasons to shop with us..

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 8, 2014 at 9:43 am

    $550 up for grabs with thanks to this weeks sponsor Brierley Marine.

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 7, 2014 at 2:35 pm

    Check it out every Thursday Lunch and Dinner
    #parmaspecial #DerwentSailingSquadron #memberdeal

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 4, 2014 at 5:18 pm

    Check out two of our upcoming courses to book contact Claire on 6223 1977 or email admin@dssinc.org.au.
    Full list of courses available online at http://www.dssinc.org.au

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 4, 2014 at 11:38 am

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc shared National Pies's photo.

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    Morning Folks, today's Mad Monday Special is 2 Pack Chefs Pie varieties only $2.99. Get in early while they last.

    By: National Pies

    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 1, 2014 at 2:27 pm

    What would get you out of your PJ's and away from the fire on a night like this??? What about $500??
    Members be at the Squadron between 6pm and 7pm for your chance to win...

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconAugust 1, 2014 at 10:42 am

    Southern Tassie turns it on - magnificent

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconJuly 31, 2014 at 1:12 pm

    Booth 327 - If you are at the Sydney International Boat Show drop in and visit Entourage Sailing and have a chat with Vice Commodore Lyle and Maddy. Booth 327. #discovertasmania, #destinationsoutherntasmania, #entouragesailing, #derwentsailingsquadron, #marina

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconJuly 29, 2014 at 11:34 pm

    An important date for your diary: at 7pm on Thursday 14th Aug, there will be a presentation at the club on the proposed marina expansion, including the members-only pricing schedule. Dinner is available beforehand, bookings appreciated.

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    Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc
    Facebook IconJuly 29, 2014 at 2:26 pm

    A continuance of the severe weather warning for all of Tasmania - make sure your mooring lines are secure and trailer boats are secure.

    A few days of this to come.

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    EWN Alerts - Tasmania

    10:23 Jul 29 TAS Severe Weather Warning: Damaging Winds. All of Tasmania. Details:

    Early Warning Network: http://www.ewn.com.au

    TAS Severe Weather Warning: Damaging Winds

    for people in the King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts

    Issued at 10:04 am EST on Tuesday 29 July 2014.

    For all of Tasmania

    Weather Situation

    An area of low pressure lies to the southwest of Tasmania with some embedded troughs in a west to northwesterly airstream to cross Tasmania today, and an intense low to pass to the south of the state tonight.

    Damaging winds around 55 km/h with peak gusts of 100 km/h are forecast for the whole state, particularly later today. Gusts of 110km/h are possible about the west and in thunderstorms. Winds are expected to ease early on Wednesday morning.

    During Monday evening, thunderstorms caused wind damage about Burnie, Turners Beach, Ulverstone, Devonport and Latrobe. Over the last 6 hours wind gusts in excess of 90km/h have been recorded about many parts of the west and north of the state and at Spring Bay.

    The State Emergency Service and Tasmania Police advise that people should:

    Supervise children closely
    Secure outdoor items including furniture and play equipment
    Check that family and neighbours are aware of warnings
    Manage pets and livestock
    Be prepared in case of power outages
    Beware of damaged trees and power lines and take care when driving
    Listen to the ABC radio or check http://www.ses.tas.gov.au for further advice

    For flood and storm emergency assistance, contact the SES on 132 500

    Alert Source: Bureau of Meteorology

    Radar & Alerts Map: http://www.ewn.com.au/alerts/
    Apps: http://www.ewn.com.au/mobile/iphone_android_apps.aspx