Our partners

The ORCV would like to sincerely thank the following organisations for their support and assistance in helping us run our events.  They usually put in a huge effort and dont expect to share in the limelight, but without them we could not run our events.

 

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About our partners

kordia   

Kordia provides HF radio sign on and skeds in our longer Ocean races.

 

 BYS    

The Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron is a key partner of the ORCV, providing hospitality events and berthing prior to many ocean races leaving the bay such as the Melbourne to Hobart as well as destination bay races such as the Latitude and the Cock of the Bay races.

 

 DSS  

The Derwent Sailing Squadron (DSS) is a key partner of the ORCV, partnering in the Melbourne to Hobart yacht race to help plan, prepare and host the finishers including finish events.  They also run the King of the Derwent Yacht race, part of the Sovereign Series.

 

Mersey  

The Mersey Yacht Club (MYC) is a key partner of the ORCV, providing hospitality events and berthing for the Melbourne to Devonport Yacht race.

 

KIBC  
The King Island Boat Club (KIBC) provides welcome hospitality, hosting us in King Island for the finish of the Melbourne to Grassy race.  They provide assistance with finishing, logistics, beautiful steak sandwiches, a band, fire and bar facilities no matter what time the fleet arrives.
 
 RBYC  

The Royal Brighton Yacht Club (RBYC) supports the ORCV through the use of their start/finish line for many bay races.

 

 HBYC  

The Hobsons Bay Yacht Club (HBYC) assists the ORCV from time to time such as hosting the end of the Overnight Challenge as part of our Beyond the Bay program.

 

RGYC  

The Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) is a partner of the ORCV, providing hospitality and berthing for the Melbourne to Geelong yacht race as part of the winter series.

 

ohycflags  

The Osaka Hokko Yacht Club (OHYC) is the ORCV's partner in the Melbourne to Osaka Double Handed Yacht race, hosting the competitors in Osaka and organising finish social events.

 

 SYC  

The Sandringhan Yacht Club (SYC) is the ORCV's partner in the Melbourne to Osaka Double Handed Yacht race, hosting the competitors in Melbourne and organising pre start social events.  SYC also allows us the use of the finish tower from time to time.

 

rmys  

The Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron (RMYS) allows us to use their finish tower for the Winter Series.

 

Port Fairy Yacht Club  

The Port Fairy Yacht Club (PFYC) assists with the finish of the Melbourne to Port Fairy yacht race.

 

AS  

The ORCV has partnered with Australian Sailing as co tennants in the shared premesis at the State Sailing Center at Albert Park.

 

 Smithton Lions Club  

The Smithton Lions Club assists with finish of the Melbourne to Stanley yacht race, providing food and facilities.

 

cg  

The Queenscliff Coast Guard help us with our night starts off Queenscliff.

 

 save  

The ORCV is putting in place a social partnership with Save the Children to hopefully raise money for them.

 

clean ocean  

The ORCV hopes to raise awareness with the great work Clean Oceans Foundation are doing to reduce ocean pollution.

 

Clean  

The ORCV hopes to raise awareness with the great work Ocean Cleanup are doing to try to clean up plastics in the ocean.