News Bulletin - for November 2023

Published Mon 06 Nov 2023

FFI-V November 2023 Bulletin

  • Save the Dates in Feb 2024 for FFI-Vic States & Ossie Mc.
  • Calendar dates next Worlds and Local
    2023-2024 FFI-V Season
  • Davey’s Bay YC awarded 2025 AUS Champs by FFI-A
  • FFI-V Membership Renewal is now due for 2023-2024 season


Calendar dates – next Worlds, FFI-Australia & East Coast:

 Queensland State Champs, Sandgate YC, 21st & 22nd Oct 2023

ACT Champs, Canberra YC, lake Burley Griffin, 11th & 12th Nov 2023

60th AUS Champs, Lake Macquarie YC, Belmont NSW, from 7th to 12th Jan 2024

Ossie McCutcheon Trophy, Gippsland Lakes YC, 10th to 11th Feb 2024

Victorian State Champs, Gippsland Lakes YC, 17th to 18th Feb 2024

24th FFI-World Champ’s, Weymouth UK, Aug 2025


FFI-A have awarded the 2025 Australian championships to Davey’s Bay YC.

It is the FFI-V Committee’s desire to have the 2024-2025 States as a lead up event for the 2025 AUS Champs in Victoria. So, this will happen at DBYC possibly late November or very early December 2024. with lots of details still to be negotiated.

With the FFI-V keen to support clubs with Flying Fifteen fleets leading up to the AUS Championships in Victoria, we will be going to Gippsland Lakes YC in Paynesville in February 2024 for this seasons FFI-VIC State Championships and the Ossie McCutcheon Trophy (coaching) regatta.

Dates have been set (see above) and Notice of Race is being prepared.


How to renew or register for FFI-V membership of season 2023-2024.    

Owner membership’s need to be renewed before 11th November to enable sending of boat registration to FFI-A by 15th November for eligibility to vote at next FFI-A AGM.

 Click here open the FFI-V website  then go to the Membership page.

At the bottom of this page, you will find a link for RETURNING MEMBER

        To pay by Credit Card use this link to renew your membership online.

        To pay by direct transfer or cheque download a membership form

                 from the bottom of the Membership page.

For Online renewal you will need to use your Australian Sailing number
as previously advised to FFI-V.
If you have any issues with the above or you need an Invoice from FFI-V please contact Dale Collings on 0415 595 754 or email


From Dale Collings

On Behalf of FFI-V