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Hope you're getting out on the water in these wild westerlies....gusty but fun. Few events coming up....

Open Day and Car Boot Sale. Sat 8th Nov. 11-3pm
Frankton Beach (Down by the BBQ area/Toilet block).
We'd love as many club members as possible to come along and help encourage new people into the sports. we'll have some baby and training kites there along with lots of windsurf gear to give people a go. We need helpers for windsurf instruction, kite flying help, saussie cooks for the BBQ and general smiley faces to tell newbies about the sports or about the club and where to sail.
.. and bring your car boot full of old gear to sell !!!
Please find attached a great poster Dean has made, please print off at least one and display it somewhere to help advertise the event.

Urgent. This Sat, Glenorchy Road closed 1.30-7pm..... and typical.. there's a good NW due. So get up there early and be prepared to stay.. or maybe think about a day trip to Wanaka/Hawea.

Coming soon...
Some other events from around the south island. For those who haven't been the weekend at Lake Clearwater, Nov 14-16 when its Xch Show weekend is always a really good social occasion.. and the wind is amazing when it comes.
Queenstown. Open Day & Car boot Sale.
Nov 8th. 11-3pm.
Lake Clearwater. Camping and fun Show weekend.
November 13-15th
Christchurch. Windsurf S. Island Cup. 22/23 Nov.
Dunedin Windsurf S. Island cup 29/30 Nov.
Queenstown/Glenorchy. Fun Weekend. All kinds of activities, demos and instruction.
Dec 6/7th.
Aviemore Summer Breeze. Camping and fun races. - December 31-Jan 4

Club Membership due now.
Form attached in case you haven't done it yet. Remember please only club members at Jardines. This is a long standing agreement with the land owners.

Our Secretary Dean, is off on a long trip to Japan for a month (I hear rumours of 30degrees temps and strong wind)..... have a good one Dean.

I'm off to Invercargill for the weekend, weather not looking brill but if anyone else keen for a coastal sail give me a text and we'll catch up. All the best and Happy Sailing. Sue 027 640 8596.

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