Program of Events

0830               Bar & Sunset Deck open

1000               Merchandise and Red Books available in the foyer

1030               Memorial Wall Ceremony for invited guests only

1030               Morning Tea for VIP Guests in Bridge

1045               Speech  of Vice Patron Capt. Ainslie Morthorpe

1100               Memorial Wall Morning Tea – State Room

1100              All members and Guests invited to move to the Wardroom

1105            Ceremony commences
–  National Anthem by Pipes & Drums
–  Vice Patron and Commodore take the salute on stage
–  Vice Commodore to acknowledge Special Guests
–  Opening Ceremony Addresses

1130            Season Declared Open
– Firing of Cannon and Muskets from balcony
– Club Pennant broken



1135               Flag Officers and Guests board VIP boats

1145               Official vessels proceed out of harbour

1200               Signal commencement of Sail-Past
–  Order of Sail-Past:  a) Dinghies b) Yachts c) Power
–  Salute taken by Reviewing Officer
–  yachts competing or cruising proceed to their  starting areas after the Sail-Past

1245              Warning signal for Division 1

1250              Warning signal for Division 2

1255               Warning signal for JaM Racing Boats

1300               Cruising JaM Boats start from Beagle Rock ISO Marker

1330               VIP boats return to dock

1400             Live music, DJs & food stalls on the Sunset Deck

1530               Presentation of pennants for racing and cruising prizes

1615               Live music, DJ’s kid’s entertainment and food staffs continue