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WE ARE PLEASED TO LIST SPONSORS AND FRIENDS OF AVALON SAILING CLUB



Please note the following list is in no particular order and makes no distinction between sponsors. We thank them all and are privileged to have their support. We ask our members to recognise the assistance that our sponsors provide and in turn support their businesses. Where a sponsor does not have a web site their name is not underlined and there will be no active link

Explore stunning Pittwater on a luxury skippered or bareboat yacht charter. Head here to see Smart Boating's extensive Pittwater Yacht Charter fleet.

Afloat Magazine Everybody reads and enjoys "Afloat", the best boating magazine at any price. Peter and Suzie Webb are active members of Avalon Sailing Club and we urge you to visit their web site by following the above link

United Resource Management (URM) URM have been a supporter of Avalon Sailing Club over many years and we thank them for the continuation of that support.

ATECO Automotive For quality cars like Alfa Romeo, Citrone, Ferrari, Fiat and Maserati you go to ATECO. Thank you for sponsoring Avalon Sailing Club

Lee Sails Michael and Gaye Lee have long been members of Avalon Sailing Club and make the finest cruising and racing sails. Check out their web site by following the link and remember them when you need new sails

Cumberland Charter Yachts Club member Murray Sheer is a partner in the well known Whitsundays yacht chartering company "Cumberland Charter Yachts" and offers special pricing for ASC members...just give them a call and mention that you are a member of Avalon Sailing Club along with Murray

Bainbridge International Leaders in the development of the sailcloth industry Bainbridge International is always looking to the future for new innovations and solutions. Avalon Sailing Club is proud to count Bainbridge among its sponsors.

Blackmores Blackmores has long been known for its support of sailing in Australia, who doesn't remember First Lady. We thank Blackmores for their support of Avalon Sailing Club

North Sails One of the worlds leading sailmakers. Visit the Sydney team in Mona Vale and get ready for the new racing season.

Careel Bay Marina Tucked away in the quiet waters of Careel Bay you will find all the services you need to keep your yacht in good order. Check them out, where you will always be assured that you will get a friendly greeting.

Mark Humphrey Shipwrights A top shipwright and surveyor with many years experience. Mark has a well earned reputation on Pittwater for top quality work. He can be contacted on 02 9997 3600

Pittwater Mooring Services Everyone on Pittwater knows Rob Sexton and his boat Ballina. It is his company that maintains the ASC moorings. If you have a mooring you won't do better than to have Robert service it for you. Call 02 9918 3423

ACE Flagpoles Run by ASC member Julian Golding, this company is also known in the Marine industry as Spunspar. The flag poles that are on the Clubs deck were all kindly provided by Julian's company

Clareville Kiosk An intimate and cosy restaurant located in a unique position near the shores of beautiful Clareville Beach serving wonderful food. There would be many at Avalon Sailing Club who can confirm the quality of the food, friendly service and beautiful location. Strongly recommended

Yaffa Publishing ASC members would know Yaffa Publishing best for their sailing magazines, Australian Sailing, Australian Yachting and of course Cruising Helmsman but they produce a whole lot more and you are sure to find something that fits with your other interests...check out their web site.

Pittwater RSL Hands up those who haven't visited Pittwater RSL? This wonderful club has good food and welcomes visitors. Once you have visited you will want to join.

SuperGeek Computer Health Checks Complete PC troubleshooting in your Home or Office. Check out their web site.

Gourmet Dinner Service Offer fresh, delicious prepared meals cooked by their chefs and home delivered. The meals are convenient, healthy and save you valuable time and effort. It's like having your own personal chef at home, all you do is heat and serve.

Hood Sailmakers Hood Sailmakers (Aust) P/L is part of an international group of sailmakers trading as Hood Sailmakers. Hood Sailmakers (Aust) P/L is 100% Australian owned and operated by Ian Lindsay and Ian Broad and was the first sail loft outside of the USA to be granted a franchise in 1968 by the founder Ted Hood. Check out their site

James Morrison Enterprises Who hasn't heard of James Morrison, jazz musician extraordinaire and extreme boating enthusiast. Read his recently published book to learn more, buy one of his many recordings or better still see him live on stage when you get a chance

Avalon Beach RSL Another Avalon club that deserves your support. Just a few hundred metres away from ASC. Call in and enjoy a drink or two.

Spot Music Avalon This is the spot to buy your music CD's, right in the centre of Avalon. Check their web site for more detail.

Village Living Avalon For that unique something for the house or a special gift visit Village Living in Avalon...you won't be disappointed

Pymble Office Supplies A complete range of office suplies and services

Avalon Hair Design For beautiful hair you can't do better

Village Delicatessen For good food look no further

Avalon Art and Framing Gallery Make that picture even more beautiful with expert framing

Mason Anthony Hairdressers Artists in hair - treat yourself

Entertainment Publications Discounts in a book - great great value - extrordinary choice

Dynamic Organics Your local organic fruit, vegetable and grocery specialist

Avalon Organics The on line health and fitness store

Dee Why RSL Another great northern beaches club - always a good welcome here

 

CLUB MEMBER WEB SITES
Are you an ASC member? Do you have a web site? Just sent the URL to grapevine to be listed here

www.lanecovetoylibrary.com Celia Craig is one of the hardest working members of Avalon Sailing Club. Always first to put her hand up when something needs to be done she is a very highly valued club member. Lane Cove Toy Library is her other life. With young children of her own she became aware of how much support and nurturing was needed with small children. "My dream was to help contribute in some small way to making the road a little easier for the families using our services". Check out her web site...you will be impressed.

 www.i-dohairandmakeup.com.au Helen Cornish-Bayer is a former ASC "Events Manager". Her real job is as one of the countries leading beauty experts. With over 25 years experience working as a freelance hair and make up artist. She has been personal hair and make up artist for Maggie Tabberer for over 12 years travelling with her and working on television shows such as "Maggie at Home" for Foxtel and the "Bert Newton Show".

www.rtohelp.com.au Mike and Robyn Maher are long time members of Avalon Sailing Club. When not involved in sailing and selling boats (his other occupation), he is part of RTOhelp Pty Ltd an organisation that, under Robyn's direction, consults with Recognised Training Organisations on matters of accreditation and compliance. RTOhelp, under Mike's direction, also builds and maintains websites specialising in the education industry.

Jeff Ogg has long raced out of Avalon Sailing Club, first with a Young 88 and more recently with an Etchells. He has created two family web sites which are well worth your inspection. Check out the paintings of Dianne Ogg and prepare to be impressed.

 

OTHER SITES YOU MAY FIND INTERESTING

Palm Beach Yacht Club Situated just a few miles north of ASC you will find Palm Beach Yacht Club. The two clubs have a lot in common and share the spirit that sailing is fun. More than a few ASC yachts race in the Palm Beach Twilights. Check out their new website.

Carl's Sailing Calculator: Want to know how your yacht rates as an ocean going craft? Just enter her vital statistics and Carl's calculator will tell you.

Nautical Terms: Want to dazzle your fellow crew members? Want to impress the Skipper? If so this site is for you...hundreds of obscure nauticle terms.

Mark Rosenstein's Sailing Page: Said to be one of the most complete sailing resources on the Net...if it ain't here its not on the internet.

Knots: Be an expert in tying knots...never be undone again. Learn to tie knots, understand the theory of knots, how to use knot tying as an art form and much, much more.

Australian Volunteer Coastguard One of two excellent orgaisations manned by volunteers. Their purpose is to keep you and I safe when we venture out on the water. They support us, they deserve our support.

Marine Rescue NSW This is the other organisation, no less important and no less effective. When you need to be rescued these volunteers are only a radio call away. They support us, they deserve our support.

Sail-the-net.com This useful sailing site features a marine directory with 10,000+ listings, free crew swap for skippers, owners and crew, boat jumble - sell and buy used gear.

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