legends of the sea
Come along with your family and friends to have fun and celebrate the 2018/19 Season Opening.
Get into the spirit and dress your boat and yourselves to the theme of Legends of the Sea.
Fun and entertainment starts in the Paddock from 11:00am with Haley White on the stage, Myuna Farm petting animals, jumping castle and inflatable obstacle course.
Following the Sail Past, there will be kids entertainment in the Olympic Room, the Peter Chapman Band on the Northern Podium and then from 19:00 in the Port Phillip Room, dance the night away with Andy Healey and the Higher Functions.
You can download the Opening Day brochure here, or as information comes to hand, please refer to the right of this screen where the day has been broken down for you!
Have a read and get excited for hopefully a perfect conditions 2018 Opening Day!
|Captain Cook||Jaws||Godzilla||S.S. Minow||Flipper|
|Navy||Endeavour||Blue Lagoon||Captain Hook||The Kraken|
|Moby Dick||Loch Ness Monster||The Love Boat||Bermuda Triangle||Gilligan’s Island|
|Titanic||Yellow Submarine||Iceberg||Mermaids||Little Mermaid|
|Pirates||King Neptune||Vikings||Star Fish||Nemo|
|Sir Francis Chichester||Atlantis||Australia II||Anthony van Diemen||Poseidon|
Program of Events
We have a full day of activities throughout the day and evening!
|08:00||Ken King Centre opens|
|Trey Bit Reserve available for parking|
|11:00||The Paddock opens|
|– Jumping Castle|
|– Inflatable obstacle course|
|– Myuna Farm petting animals|
|– Food and beverage service|
|Haley White + Steve Wade take the stage|
|13:00||Official opening ceremony|
|13:30||Kingfisher II open for boarding (bookings essential)|
|13:40||Kingfisher II departs|
|14:00||Sail Past commences|
|**Super Soakers for the sail past – NO water balloons|
|14:30||Ronstan Opening Day Challenge commences|
|15:30||Sail Past concludes|
|Peter Chapman Band commence playing on the Northern Podium|
|Magician + Face painter in the Olympic Room|
|17:30||Best dressed boats announced|
|Winners of the Ronstan Opening Day Challenge announced|
|18:30||Happy Hour in the Port Phillip Room commences to 19:30|
|19:00||Andy Healey and the Higher Functions take the stage in the PPR|
FUN, GAMES and Entertainment in the paddock
|11:00||The Paddock Opens|
|– Inflatable Obstacle Course; test your speed and ability|
|– Myuna farm petting animals; cuddle some baby animals|
|– Jumping Castle; with basketball ring|
|Haley White and Steve Wade perform through to 14:00|
|Food and Beverage options|
|13:00||Official Opening Ceremony|
|13:30||For those not participating in the Sail Past, stay around and enjoy the entertainment and food and beverages|
|14:00||The Paddock closes|
Food and Beverage options
As always, Executive Chef, Kol Gemmell and his team will be offering an array of food for Opening Day.
|08:00||Ken King Centre|
|– Egg + Bacon burgers||– Coffee|
|– Regular KKC offering|
|11:00 – 13:30||The Paddock|
|– Freshly shucked oysters||– Sausages in bread|
|– Sushi||– Pork belly & slaw baugette|
|– Fish n Chips||– Salt & Pepper Calamari|
|12:00 – 21:30||Members’ Bar Servery|
|Members’ Bar menu plus specials on the day|
|Bar service to 22:45|
|18:30 – 19:30||Happy Hour in the Port Phillip Room|
|18:30 – 21:30||Port Phillip Room|
|– Party Pies|
|– Fried Dim Sims|
Members’ Bar meals can also be ordered, paid for and delivered to the Port
|23:00||Members’ Bar and Port Phillip Room close|
LIVE AND KIDS ENTERTAINMENT
We will keep you entertained throughout the day!
|The Paddock||11:00 – 14:00||Haley White + Steve Wade|
|Olympic Room||15:30 – 17:30||Max the Magician + Crystal the Clown|
|Northern Podium||15:30 – 18:15||Peter Chapman Band|
|Port Phillip Room||19:00 – 22:15||Andy Healey and the Higher Functions|
Sail Past Instructions
We have again secured the magnificent Kingfisher II for Members’ and invited guests to enjoy the Sail Past.
Bookings are now open by calling, 9599 0999.
Bookings are strictly limited and are allocated on a first come, first served basis and ticket limits apply.
MERCEDES-BENZ BRIGHTON COURTESY BUS
Our great friends at Mercedes-Benz Brighton have kindly offered us their Courtesy Bus to transport Members and guests to both Highett and Sandringham Stations.
Operating from 17:30 – 23:00 from outside SYC front doors of the main clubhouse, it will run approximately on the half hour.
Please note, the bus is on a strict route between SYC and the two stations and will not be dropping at individual homes / pitstops or extra special requests outide of these routes.
Please do not pressure the driver.