Sailing Barge Association
Thames Sailing Barge Matches.

Ethel Alice rounding the Whitstable Street Buoy

Prizegiving will be on board Sailing Barge Greta aongside the South Quay.


Note: boats may berth in the harbour from Friday pm to Monday am at no charge.

Canterbury City Council announces in conjunction with The Whitstable harbour Master

30th July 2011

Start/finish line: between East Quay Pierhead and Oyster buoy

Start 1400 hours
No entry fee, just turn up for a fun sail around for local traditional craft of the harbour
Briefing outside Harbour Master's Office at 12:00

Vessels taking part will include:
Traditional Oyster smacks & Bawleys,
Replica smacks & Bawleys
Thames Sailing Barges,
Traditional gaff rigged craft

Enquiries welcome from Harbour Office
Tel 01227 274086
Fax 01227 265441

Note, the barge race does not qualify for points towards the S.B.A. Barge Championship.

Thames Sailing Barge Association