Latest News and announcements from ORCV


The Australian weather bureau have introduced a new website designed for marine users. The site has all the traditional forecasts and maps that you have used plus some great  new features. The first is the Wind Forecast for Marine Areas which is computer generated wind maps. The second is BLUElink Ocean Forecast Regions which hase sea surface temperatures and ocean currents. You can click on the red links above or click here for the site home page and add it to your favourites


Top Yacht LogoORCV Select Top Yacht    

After evaluating a number of race results approaches, ORCV have selected Top Yacht for race results.

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Flare Recall - August 2008  

BLA have issued safety recalls on Red and Orange flares as below:

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This year's races to Tasmania will be the most competitive for many years for the honour of the over the line win. 

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A prototype yacht tracker is running for the Stanley Race.


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