Club News #8



This Friday, 24th November, sees boat-loading for the Head of the Yarra Regatta from 5:00pm.


This year CBRC again has 4 crews in this iconic event:

–        Mx AC 8+

–        Mx E 8+

–        MM F 8+

–        FC 8+


To celebrate these entries, and because this Friday is the Last Friday of November, we will have a boat-loading barbecue from about 6:00pm.

We will have Otway Pork Sausages and salad available, for $5 per person.


Come on down to the Club this Friday from 6:00pm to see off our HOY crews – and perhaps do some pre-planning for the regattas coming up!




CBRC has started this season with high numbers of members participating, and many wins being achieved.

Attached is a record of the season to date, showing the spread of participants and winners from this great club!


Regattas coming up:


Carrum @ Nagambie       Grade racing over 1000 and 2000m           2nd December     Entries close 26 November

Entries and/or expressions of interest to Captain Peter Aberle (


Rutherglen Regatta          Grade and Masters racing over 800m and 400m    13/14 January, 2018

Start planning your entries NOW, as entries will close 5th January!

(You’ll also need to sort accommodation in the Rutherglen area)


On the Barwon:


Schoolgirl racing is coming to the river, commencing Saturday 2nd December with the Sacred Heart regatta, followed by the Kardinia regatta on December 9.

There will also be school camps in and around CBRC during January; more details to follow.





Paul Hargreaves


Corio Bay Rowing Club


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