AUS 1636 “Renaissance” For Sale

AUS 1636 “Renaissance”

A great Entry Level to Intermediate J24.

Need to Sell

PRICE REDUCED $7,500 or all offers considered !

Steve & Karyn bought “Renaissance” (formerly Excite your Senses) a couple of years ago to get into the class and have had a great time learning the basics of […]

Vale Kirby O’Brien

The J24 Class in Australia and Melbourne in particular have lost one of our dearest members.

Kirby came to us around 2008 and quickly realised a love of sailing, crewing with Mike Lewenhagen and then chartering his boat when he went overseas, a gutsy move as she was still very new to sailing. But […]

Wet Tech Rigging J24 Short Course Championships – 2017

Close racing in the Bate Bay swells

Series winner Hugo Ottaway from Melbourne

John Zagame’s Boudicca

The June long weekend saw the running of the Cronulla Sailing Club J24 Short Course Regatta in cold though fine (almost) conditions with wind ranging from 18-3 kts over the 2 days of sailing.

Competitors arrived […]

For Sale – Mast & Boom

Older style mast for sale. Currently racing at Sandy. Recently replaced sheaves and cleaned back areas of metal joints and repainted white. Generally tidy for its age. Missing one spinnaker D-ring, otherwise complete and ready for action. Selling due to upgrade. Boom also still in service.

$600 ono

Contact Leigh 0438 561 566


Wet Tech Short Course Regatta at Cronulla 2017

Cronulla Sailing Club, is running their annual J24 Short Course Regatta, proudly sponsored by Wet-Tech. On the 10th and 11th of June 2017, which is the Queens Birthday long weekend. Everyone is welcome to come and share more of the great ocean sailing and incredible Cronulla hospitality. This regatta is more about the BBQ’s […]

Hit the Mark !

It’s back !

Melbourne’s best J24 author and editor is back in business with a new issue of ‘Hit the Mark’ – the outrageous and often misquoted Doug MacGregor (and his team of 50 journalists by the river) returns to the typewriter for our benefit.

So …. Put the kettle on. Make tea. Open a […]

2018 National Championships

The 2018 J24 National Championships will be held at Sandringham Yacht Club in Melbourne.

The dates are :

3 January – Measurement, Registration and Invitation Race

4 – 7 January – Racing

7th – January, Evening – Prize Giving and Dinner in the Harbourview Restaurant

The normal venue rotation has been changed this year to […]

Monjon Vic State Champs 2017 – Hail the New Prince

Coulda’beens and shoulda’beens

The Blue Prince rounds the top mark on his way to the trophy

With the passing of the Black Prince from our fleet, the aspirations of the many once again become confused with the dominance of the few. 

Some call him the new Blue Prince, others ‘Bloody Brendan’, but sportsfans, […]

Monjon Victorian State Champs

The Monjon Victorian State Championships are being held on the 22nd and 23rd April … this is the ‘Balmy Regatta’ held in Melbourne’s soft Indian Summer and now it’s just around the corner. The NOR is now online at the SYC site. It’s also here ….




Make sure you check back regularly […]

J24 Girls rule at the WISC Regatta

Hugo Ottaway, ‘Mr J24’ and long time champion of introducing the fairer sex to sailing and J24s in particular put a team together in his own J24 recently to compete in the Women in Sailing Regatta held at Sandringham on 26th Feb.

Here is his story:

Despite only one J 24 entry in the […]