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Discover Hillarys Yacht Club Month
October 1, 2020 @ 12:00 am - October 31, 2020 @ 11:59 pm
Each year for the entire month of October, discover all that Hillarys Yacht Club has to offer, WITHOUT a Club Membership. Members of the public are welcome to come down and experience the benefits of club membership, just as if you were a member!
All October long, it’s your chance to take advantage of dining in our restaurants, great drink prices, fun social and family events, beautiful ocean views and the opportunity to have a go in our water sports and recreation sections.
Free Public Events
We start Discover Hillarys Yacht Club Month with Opening Day on Saturday 10 October 2020 – a grand, free to attend, family friendly boardwalk celebration to kick-off the start of the sailing season. This year our theme is “Rock The Boat” and will feature a parade of boats and sailors dressed up as their favourite rock stars and rock groups. We’ll also feature kids’ entertainment, a live band and rock DJ, food an drink for purchase plus an open ocean keel boat race. All are welcome!
Discover Sailing Day on Sunday October 18 2020 – another free to attend event where everyone has a chance to try sailing. It’s the perfect way to have a go at sailing both keel boats and dinghies under the safe guidance of our qualified instructors and experienced sailors. There is no charge to take part and we welcome all sailing abilities to just come down and have a go! Click here to register for Discover Sailing Day! (Note: If you don’t have an AS number, don’t worry! Please follow the “Having trouble…” link located underneath the AS number log in area and follow the prompts.)
Discover Hillarys Yacht Club Month concludes this year with Oktoberfest celebrations in our outdoor bar area on Saturday 31. This event is free to attend and featuring German beer and food specials for purchase, live music and fun for all in our casual outdoor wet bar area and boardwalk.
Discover Our Restaurant & Bar
For the month of October, non-members can enjoy a delicious meal in our Clubhouse Restaurant, taking in the spectacular views of the Hillarys harbour or in the casual alfresco ‘Pinky’s Wet Bar’ on the marina’s edge. View our dining hours and book your table by calling 9246 2833 throughout October 2020. The perfect way to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or just a Saturday night.
Discover Diving, Power Boating, Fishing, Paddle Boarding & Kayaking
DIVING – During October, non-members have the option to join our Dive Section’s local dive trips for FREE, which may include multiple dives depending on the conditions. Spaces are strictly limited and offered on a first-come-first-served basis. In order to take part you must produce qualifications for the dive being planned (e.g. a deep dive must hold a deep diver qualification). Divers must provide their own gear or we can facilitate gear hire from Perth Diving Academy at your cost. Please note that planned dives are weather dependent. For more information please click here to email James Leesue.
FISHING TRIPS – Try fishing with our Angling Section on our Club Boat for just $30 for the day! No experience necessary but places are strictly limited so bookings are essential. Our Club boat leaves at 7am and returns at approximately 2pm. Bring your own boat rod, bait, tackle, fish bag, hat, water bottle and snacks, a small fold up chair. Trips are weather dependent and will be confirmed the evening before – please ensure you leave us a phone number so we can contact you in the event of bad weather cancelling the trip. To book your place on a fishing trip, please call Hillarys Yacht Club reception on 9246 2833. For more information contact Allan McDiarmid click here to email Allan.
PADDLING ACTIVITIES – Join our Paddle On Water division for their regular paddling events during the week and on weekends. Make new friends and get active out on the water. Participants must provide their own paddle boards, kayaks and gear. Contact Lynda Bailey by email for information on paddling events during October.
Plus Reduced Membership!
For those who love our club and wish to join as a regular member, another amazing benefit of Discover HYC month is the huge price reduction on annual membership fees – available throughout the month of October only.
Bring your friends and family and enjoy the benefits!