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?42 la9 *at 2ooo p* lo p p nrun0ws Fon ntnF The Minnow Association has boats available for use as training boats for young sailors. The boats can be hired for mid-week training sessions for $5 per session, or weekend racing tbr $ l0 per day (The hiring fees go toward maintenance of the boats). This provides parents with a cheap way of getting kids involved, without spending $ lO00 or so up front and maybe finding that the keenness isn't really there' with the Minnow Nationals to be held in Darwin in July, this is a great opportunity to get kids on the water and learning how to sail. The Minnow Association is very supportive of new sailors, on and off the watcr, Anyone interested in finding out more can contact Lea Edmonds on 89'41 5446 (Home) or 8981 1I99 (Work). lllilyou l(||owYou cen [l1G $GCubmhln0boaEp Ifcla arc loDlcrs, llsolt l[d tllnoff. S|3 Yroil|.l lagc 26 lor te]ns rul G0ltllt.nl. fflE stct(PtaE Ian and Nancy Battenburg leave on the 2lst May for two months tipping around down south and New zealand. '"Daddy B" will be missed bY the Minnows - particularly during the Nationals, Congratulations to Ben Nicholas who became an Australian Citizen on 14th April. Post card arrived ftom Gail & Siephen on "Gone Tmppo". They're in the Gulf of Suez. "Spent two wonderful months in tndia". Email: gailandsteve@hotmail.com "Nortruss G'Wizz" r.Yith Peter Chilman on board won line honours in the Brisban to Gladstone Yacht Race over Easter. Stress Busters spent the Easter break at Bathurst Island. lt was more $tressful for some with "Lunar Glow" losing its mast at off CaPe Fourcroy on Monday evening. Hope Margarct Seccafien had a great 40th birthday. which Taser sailor is now a shadow of his former self? THE LOG lf you hsve any articles, information, ide?s, jokes, recipes, Yachtie Yams or stories, photos, results, gossip orjust anything which may be of interesi, please either: Leave in the Pigeon box marked 'ARTICLES FOR LOG' Mail to DSC - PO Box 117, Parap, NT 0804 Email to - chilman@ozemail.com.au Fax to DSC - 8941 0580 ?l.c Da.oaie Sdtld*q 0lol '?,oe. Atkins Drive. Fannie BaY NT 0820 PO Box 117 Parap NT 0804 Phone: (08) 8981 17oo Intemational+61 8 8981 '1700 Fax: (08) 8941 O58O Intemational +61 I8941 0580 Email: dwnsail@octa4.net.au lntemet: wwwl . octa4. net. aulsailclub

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