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Current Weather Conditions in Huon Valley Franklin, Tasmania

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Recent Announcements

  • First Aid Kit It was noted that the First Aid Kit was tending to get buried on the shelves, so it has been moved to its own dedicated box outside the front door
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  • Monday sailing: time for the Grebes? The forecast is mostly sunny and a gentle breeze:  a good time for those who haven't tried dinghy sailing to have a go.  See you down at the pontoon ...
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  • What a looker Nancy may be laid up, but she still has that counter stern.  Pic from Endra O'May
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  • 1000 litre water tank wanted by LBT The Living Boat Trust is seeking to acquire a 1000 litre water tank suitable for holding drinking water to support our small boat expeditions such as the tawe nunnugah Raid ...
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  • Twilight Rowing Races Starting Friday 2 November (every Friday until daylight saving ends) Get fit, have fun, compete - BYO drinks and nibbles afterwards. For anyone – individual, pair or crew. For any type of ...
    Posted Oct 18, 2018, 8:30 PM by Posts Editor
  • Best in show Graham Wright writes:  'Still a bit more work to do, but checking all the bits and pieces that have been cleaned, painted, varnished or polished. Gretchen is starting to look ...
    Posted Oct 15, 2018, 1:03 PM by Posts Editor
  • Monday sailing looking good Nice mild winds of around 10 knots are predicted for this afternoon (15th October), so lets get sailing: Monty, the Grebes and whatever else we can hoist a rag on ...
    Posted Oct 14, 2018, 2:38 PM by Posts Editor
  • How things used to be John Walduck writes:  'We have just been to the War Memorial in Canberra, and saw this model of the HMAS Sydney (the ship that was lost off Western Australia in ...
    Posted Oct 14, 2018, 2:03 PM by Posts Editor
  • Charlotte Cove: the place to be On late Friday morning a small LBT fleet caught the outgoing tide and a gentle north easterly to get down the river to meet the sea breeze at Port Huon ...
    Posted Oct 14, 2018, 1:26 PM by Posts Editor
  • Excursion to Charlotte Cove 12th October This was advertised a while back: and now it is happening!  Weather is looking good (in the 20's!), and a band of enthusiasts are organising.  If you wish to ...
    Posted Oct 8, 2018, 5:56 PM by Posts Editor
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