A key pillar of SYC is community and as a community action – we want to support our SYC members, staff and their families who run and operate local businesses, who are doing it tough in the current environment but are still open for business the opportunity to connect with our community.
If you would like your business or service including in this listing, please email Naomi Smith.
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Want to make some upgrades to your vehicle? Then check out the range Automotive Burg Design has on offer. They are the exclusive Australian distributor of Parksafe offering Australia’s most comprehensive range of parking sensors and reversing cameras as well as high quality range of car care and unique auto electrical products plus the world famous Ridof hygienic and sanitising hand and surface cleaning wipes.
You may also may not be driving your car as much as you are used to, so to save your car battery from going flat try our:
Automotive Burg Design is also the national distributor of OEM and aftermarket parking sensors, BSD-Radar, monitors, dash cameras, battery charges, exhaust tips and car care; all with local warranty and support.
Car Servicing and Roadworthys
Car service overdue? Then contact SYC Member, Tony Giannakis from TGS Muscle Cars. They specialise in collector’s cars and can even organise pick up and drop off for surrounding areas.
Being 3 minutes away from Vicroads, they are also able to assist you with a Roadworthy and offer the service to register your car at Vicroads on your behalf.
To book your service call 9555 0699 or book online.
Seat Belt Repairs
Are your seat belts looking a little worse for wear? Then you need to call SYC Member, Peter McWhinney aka The Seat Belt King.
Seat Belt King repairs and reconditions your original frayed seat belts into road worthy condition and are RWC tested to exceed Australian Standards using Australian made materials. We specialise in repairs of seat belts that have been destroyed by dogs.
New and Used Vehicles, Parts and Servicing
Proud sponsor of SYC Keelboat Series, the team at Mercedes-Benz Brighton are offering SYC Members’ the following exclusive purchasing opportunity so if you are in the market for a new car, please pop in – and don’t forget to mention you are an SYC Member!
Browse the range of vehicles online or visit the showroom at 988 Nepean Highway, Moorabbin. For parts and servicing, please call 8506 9888.
Car Servicing and Mechanical Repairs
Located in East Bentleigh and with over 43 years of experience, David Roberts Auto Care can provide you with expert servicing and mechanical repairs to all makes and models by a fully qualified mechanic with specialised diagnostics training. Other repair aspects also arranged. We are a small family business who care about your car and pay attention to detail.
Contact SYC member David Roberts on 9570 1354, email or simply drop in at Rear 35 Warwick St, East Bentleigh (enter gate in Sheffield St).
David Horsburgh, a long standing member of SYC offers members a personalised one on one service for the purchase of all new vehicles. The majority of our members find that they are simply too busy to go through the motions of what can be quite an ordeal when dealing with a new car purchase. Automobilia are not affiliated with any dealer, but given the sheer volume they purchase on behalf of our members, it is always in the dealers best interest to give them and you, the best deal available. Whether it be a one off prestige vehicle or a fleet of vehicles, Automobilia are your new vehicle buyer’s advocate!
With over 40 years of experience they offer stress free purchasing and save you time and money.
Contact David today on 0412 606 262 or email with any query you may have and he’d be happy to help.
Business and marketing
Marketing Concepts, Advertising & Promotional Material and E-commerce Websites
SYC Member, Simon Grain has always been known for his marketing concepts and graphic design, but something you may not have known is that he also offers the creation of E-commerce websites, which may be something a few member business may well benefit from as the face to face traffic dies.
Smart Marketing can design and produce an e-commerce site (or add that functionality to an existing site) and get it online and promote it to your existing client base and potential new customers pretty quickly. They also host the sites and take care of all those mysterious technical things.
As a special offer, Simon is dropping the price of a basic e-commerce website by 50% to $1,995 +GST (more complex sites mean more cost).
Contact Simon on 0413 870 046 or email.
The Artisans Business Solutions
SYC Member, Ross Gordon’s daughter, Nicole is here to assist you at this is a worrying time for business owners and would like to work together to relieve some pressure and assist you to the other side.
Through the creation of robust and strategic procedures, The Artisans can help your business reduce costs, improve efficiencies and support positive business performance.
Have a discussion with Nicole and see how having someone to bounce ideas off with a fresh set of eyes can provide assistance.
Please register for your free 30 minute consultation via The Artisans website.
Red Fred Creative
Websites and digital marketing are becoming the new normal for businesses. Red Fred Creative help your business develop communications to attract and convert customers. Refresh your website, develop eCommerce and action digital advertising because your business needs the lift.
Red Fred’s owner Graham Thomas has 25 years experience in Marketing and Advertising (and sails on Bacardi). Contact Graham on 0421 997 566 or email for ideas on how to keep your customers connected and your business moving.
Red Fred is a Marketing Communications Agency with experts in Marketing, Branding, Design and Advertising for both Online and Print, visit their website to view their services.
Social Media Promotions
In the midst of this global pandemic, social media’s value is becoming clearer to everyone. It’s helping us ease isolation, stay informed, and search out lighter moments of laughter to relieve the stress we’re all feeling. But it’s also proving to be an irreplaceable tool for businesses, governments, and non-profits scrambling to find ways of staying connected with their customers, employees, and communities.
MoMo’s would normally offer our services to clients on a short term, contract or consultancy basis within the areas of: Marketing and Communications strategy / Social media strategy and management / Brand building / Integrated communications strategies – but during these crazy times would like to assist Sandringham Yacht members that own a business to use and leverage their social presence for the better… to gain potential new customers by developing engaging content as well as reviewing their current practices and at a discounted rate!
Call SYC Member Sarah McCully on 0418 34 22 35 to start a conversation!
Digital Marketing Solutions
Infusion121 design, develop and connect websites, mobile apps and business process automation (BPA) to create a smooth customer journey that drives results. The team at Infusion121 are approachable and accessible, and invested in achieving results for businesses. Building long-term relationships with the people and organisations we work with.
Interior and Graphic Design
Toothpicks Creative is an innovative interior and graphic design company located in Brighton with diverse skills and original thinking. They specialise in hospitality and retail design but have recently branched out into residential as well.
Their suite of services include 3D Presentations, Full Construction Drawings, Project Management, Planning and Liquor License Consulting and complete Graphic/Branding Solutions. They are Registered Building Practitioners in Interior Design – Drafting and members of ASOFIA.
Executive Coach – Helping People and Organisations Thrive
Ever wondered what you need for a sustainable and fulfilling career? How do you earn more money, in less time? What motivates you? Or, do you just need help with your resume or LinkedIn? Is it time to recalibrate your life?
For a free, no obligation chat, contact Executive Coach and SYC Member Carrie on 0404 359 817 or email.
COVIDSAFE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
Hand Sanitiser and Anti Bacterial Soap
Australian made, EN2000 First Response are manufacturers of cleaning and specialised products and sustainable product solutions including; hand sanitiser and anti bacterial soap, which are available direct to the public and trade.
Orders are available for direct pick up from the Melbourne temporary stores, Melbourne metro deliveries and for shipment Australia wide.
Quality Face Masks
Need some protection when venturing outdoors during these unusual times?
Diamond Shell sources face masks from certified manufactures. We have been supplying masks to pharmacies including Amcal, TerryWhite, and specialist doctors within the municipality.
They have available high quality and affordable products such as the N95; surgical; and medical masks. If we can help, please call SYC member Asha on 0422 866 826 or email and visit their website for more information.
Urban Armour Australian Made Hand Sanitiser
Australian Made and Owned Hand Sanitiser which has been formulated and designed to meet the demands of Australians as the convenient solution for Hand Hygiene in all environments.
Please contact SYC Member Jonathan Kerley via email or 0407 073 442 for a 30% discount off RRP for their 300ml and 550ml Hand Sanitiser or to order a Touch Free Hand Sanitiser Station visit the website.
COVIDSafe Workstation Screen and more
Habitat Fitouts have over 20 years combined experience in the office fitout industry and specialise in the supply and reconfiguration of workstations and privacy screens.
Recognising that the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way that we will interact within the workplace, Habitat has identified the need to for businesses to modify their current workstation and office environments to allow for social distancing.
Habitat has developed the COVIDSafe Workstation Screen range to suit a variety of applications. Protective acrylic screens will help protect against unnecessary contact and airborne particles while maintaining a suitable office environment.
If you need assistance reconfiguring your office workstations to ensure COVID19 workplace compliance, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Habitat Fitouts.
For more information please visit our website or call Aaron on 0403 271 272 for more information.
FAMILY AND PEtS
Children’s entertainment and educational program
Need something to do to entertain the kids? SYC Member Jenny Wilkinson is now offering interactive classes online and your first class is free! During these music and drama classes, families can sing, dance and interact with their favourite hey dee ho presenter in real time.
Veterinary Diagnostics and Surgery Centre
Did you know that SYC Members Gemma and Mike Coulter own and run the Veterinary Diagnostics & Surgery Centre on Governor Rd Braeside and that they offer general veterinary care (vaccinations, consultations, desexing surgery etc..) along with advanced surgery and expertise in complex internal medicine cases? Well they do!
Call Gemma and Mike anytime on 0422 999 195 and mention your SYC membership to obtain a special discount! View all services provided online.
Dog Minding and Training Services
SYC Member Marc Demange and his Barkanine business partner Lorelle just turned their love and understanding of dogs into a fully inclusive service program, with the mission to improve the quality of relationships between canines and humans.
If your dog needs to meet friends and to exercise or if you need training advice for your dog, contact Marc; 0431 331 093 or Lorelle; 0419 002 494 or email and to learn more about the services, find Barkanine on Facebook and Google.
They are also offering SYC Members a 10% discount.
Finance, Capital, Strategy & Mergers/Acquisitions
In need of one of the above services? Then SYC Member, Dan Da Silva can assist.
Cycam Pty Ltd is offering SYC Members (to June 2020) free consultation and free initial reports on:
– Turnaround Management / Corporate Re-structuring
– Financial Management, Board Advisory, Mergers/Sale/Exit
– Business Continuity, Stress Testing & Scenario Modelling
Professional, Personalised Financial Advice
Are you in need of some advice about your options with your bank and how to go about it?
Many lenders want to be seen to be doing the right thing but banks credit policies are often complex and constantly changing, so it’s hard to stay up to date.
SYC Member and mortgage broker, Marc Cam strongly recommends seeking professional advice to review your current mortgage situation, so you can make informed decisions. Marc is offering his expertise at no charge to help anyone who is not sure of the best way forward with their lender right now.
For more information, contact Marc on his mobile 0411 539 796, Loanscope office’s line 9988 1818, or email.
Please mention your connection with SYC so Marc can personally follow up when calling the office line.
Independent Financial Planning
Woods & Partners, established in 1984, is a family owned and operated business that provides financial planning and investment advice. Woods & Partners has always held it’s own Australian Financial Services Licence, allowing us to provide quality advice that is always in clients’ best interests.
Stability and responsible investment management are our top priorities. Woods & Partners is well positioned to provide accurate and reliable advice across the full range of financial planning considerations, including superannuation and retirement planning, investment portfolio management and tax planning.
Woods & Partners would like to offer a free initial consultation to members of SYC. Please contact SYC Member, Debbie Woods’ son, Ashley on 9663 3344 or email if you would like to arrange a meeting.
Accountants of Self Managed Superannuation Funds – Are you looking for a registered SMSF Auditor with a fast turnaround of under a week and reasonable fees? SYC Member, Sue Lary has over 20 years’ experience in the specialised field of SMSF Accounting and Auditing.
Government Assistance Package Advice
For members who want more information about various assistance packages the Government has introduced for business, you can find accurate and concise updates on the website of Logie-Smith Lanyon. On the homepage, simply click on the link under the heading Logie-Smith Lanyon’s response to COVID-19 and you will find a comprehensive listing of articles. Alternatively, if you have questions or queries after reading the articles and updates, SYC member, Andrew Logie-Smith, is happy to answer your queries from which we can then build a FAQ section for SYC members. If you require further assistance, please contact Andrew on 9628 4121 / 0411 474 786 or email.
SYC Member Peter McAdam (aka Manfred) can assist you with all of your business financing needs from private and business vehicles, commercial fleets, office equipment and software, commercial developments, property and fitouts, factory machinery, boats, aircraft and anything you require.
For more information, contact Peter / Manfred on 0418 310 154 or email.
Food and Beverage
Chirping Bird – Wine and Cheese
Are you missing your social catch ups with family and friends? Then why not have a virtual catch up (or just indulge yourself at home) with some quality wines and cheeses that can be delivered straight to your door.
SYC Member, Rod Smallman’s company Chirping Bird can offer you Wine deliveries.
Fresh Fruit and Veggies
In need of some fresh seasonal fruit and veggies direct from the grower? Then you need SYC Member, Tommy Raft’s fresh mixed fruit and veggie boxes delivered to your door.
Medium box: $49.90
Large box: $59.90
To order: email – [email protected]
sms – Tommy – 0417 730 463
call – 9397 8521
If leaving a message, please remember to leave your name, address and mobile number when making your order.
*these are mixed boxes, if you have a special request, please state this when ordering.
Prices include delivery.
Top Quality Meat Delivered To Your Door
Our awesome meat supplier “Meat 2 Please” has been smashed by the virus too and his business is way down. But that’s good news for you as he has lots of fresh meat he can sell you, with no quantity restrictions like supermarkets.
If you’d like to place an order simply fill in their attached form and deal with them direct, including delivery. Note, there is a minimum order of $50 and delivery is free!
Download the product list / order form here.
Delicious Sweet Treats
One of our event preferred cake suppliers, Reginer Cakes are still baking!
Shop online for all of your biscuit, cake, dessert and sweet treat needs and lots of DIY baking boxes to entertain the kids.
Restaurant Quality Take Home Meals
40 year Member Ron Hayton’s son Peter operates a catering business in Sandringham and although the catering side of the business can no longer operate at this time, Peter is providing restaurant quality take home meals that can be frozen or cooked fresh and hand made finger food items.
Home deliveries on Thursday afternoons only.
To place your order call 0436 390 788 or email.
Wine Delivered Straight to your Door
For all of your ‘Stay At Home’ wine needs, delivering everything straight to your door. Oakdene have a number of ways you can place an order, with 10% off and free shipping Australia wide on purchases of 6 bottles or more.
We have a number of ways you can place an order:
ONLINE – Just click here and we will take you straight to the website
VIA EMAIL – Email [email protected] and let us know which wines you want. Someone from the team will call you for credit card payment over the phone.
PHONE – Call our cellar door on 03 5256 3886 (extension 1) and we will take the order for you. Please leave a message if no one answers and we will get back to you ASAP.
Please note, discounts automatically apply at checkout. Not available with other offers.
The Milk Shed is a small family run business supplying home uses with great cafe products. This all started with COVID-19, now we all need to self isolate & we thought, just because you can’t get your favorite coffee, chai or golden latte tastes from the local coffee shop, doesn’t mean you can’t have it: we will send it to you! The Milk Shed has access to all the best products in the cafe industry and all in one place. New items added regularly.
For more information please contact SYC member Leigh Busnell on 0409 313 977 and view the product range and place your order visit the website.
While there is heavy restriction on funerals, funeral venues and the numbers of mourners permitted at services, SYC Member, Robert Nelson is still assisting families 24 hours, 7 days a week and providing options and solutions to assist families in the current environment.
Robert Nelson Funerals is your trusted partner in helping your family choose the funeral service and ceremonies that best celebrate the life you are honouring.
Robert can be contacted on 9532 2111, 0418 556 070 or email.
Kids Fairy Garden Kits, Fresh Flowers and More
Want to get creative with the kids or brighten your home with some gorgeous fresh flowers? Well, one of our favourite event suppliers, Foxy Evergreen has some gorgeous kids fairy garden kits, fresh flowers and lovely gifts on offer.
Foxy Evergreen is also offering free contactless local bayside delivery for all fairy kits and floral bouquets.
At Davlin Health we help those with bladder leakage and erectile dysfunction regain their self-confidence and give them back their freedom.
• Laugh, run, jump and sneeze without worry
• Get an uninterrupted night’s sleep
• Remain fully clothed, Non-invasive
• One 28-minute session is equivalent to 11,200 Kegel exercises / pelvic floor exercise
• Proven 95% effective in clinical trials
• TGA accredited
• FDA approved
• COVID-19 compliant
Put your bladder leakage, incontinence and ED issues behind you and resume a normal active life.
Visit our website or call SYC Member David Richardson on 0498 111 996 for a discreet conversation to book an appointment for a free trial with us in Elwood and get back your vigour and enjoyment of life.
Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine
Whether you are seeking help for an acute or chronic condition, interested in preventative medicine, or simply want to live a healthier lifestyle, Mun-Yee can help. Her treatments are safe and compatible with other types of healthcare you may be currently receiving, and you need not discontinue any prescription medications. We are integrative, not alternative.
While well known for pain relief and management in musculoskeletal disorders, acupuncture can also benefit a wide range of conditions including stress management, menopausal symptoms, respiratory disorders, boosting the immune system, headache & migraine, gastrointestinal disorders, as well as cancer treatment support.
If you would like more information on how acupuncture and Chinese Medicine can help you, please call/text Mun-Yee (SYC member Christina Lake’s partner) at 0423 128 324 or visit her website.
House AND Garden
Window and House Exterior Cleaning
Looking out your window and wish you had a clearer view?
Gutters in need of a clean out?
Then call SYC Club Events Coordinator, Naomi’s husband Pete on 0425 731 057 for an obligation free quote.
Residential Landscape Construction, Garden Maintenance and Landscape Design
Need some help with your garden project? SYC Member Simon McCurdy specialises in residential landscape construction and garden maintenance and also offers a landscape design service. He has an experienced team who are ready and raring to help you transform your garden.
Simon is also offering SYC members and member referrals:
– 5% discount for landscape works
– 10% discount for garden maintenance and garden clean up works
You can see examples of Simon McCurdy Landscapes’ work by visiting their website and Instagram. If you would like to take up Simon’s generous offer, when booking your service please advise of your affiliation to SYC to receive your discount.
To book your garden transformation, contact Simon on 0408 594 589 or email.
Garden Consultations, Landscape Architecture and Design Services
If you are stuck at home, looking at your garden and want a change or would like to plan a new garden space or just need some help in the garden, SYC Member, Kelly Royle is who you need!
Urban Design Architects
While the construction industry is still functioning under strict working conditions, SYC Member Martyn Tribe is keeping busy from his home office progressing with Planning Permits and documentation for VCAT proceedings for commercial, industrial and residential projects so that when the crisis subsides, he will have all documentation and permits ready to go.
If you would like to get the ball rolling with a permit or other architectural or urban design documentation, contact Martyn on 0407 544 808 or email.
Hand and Surface Wipes
The shops maybe out of stock, but SYC Member, Ray Graham has plenty!
RIDOF wipes are now an essential item in every home, business and service center and are the most convenient way of hygienic sanitising and cleaning of hands and all types of surfaces.
One of SYC’s suppliers, Noel Hanna from Coverland not only supplies covers for trailerable boats and marina fenders and much more, he also supplies and installs exterior blinds – in fact the blinds at the KKC are Noel’s handy work. So keep the evening chills out and get a quote from Noel today.
View the range of covers and blinds online or call Noel on 9773 2477. Also, SYC Member Mike Welsh can offer assistance on your requirements, give him a buzz on 0411 101 594.
Warm Up Your Outdoor Area
HEATSTRIP is an award winning range of gas and electric heaters, ideal for your outdoor alfresco area or hard-to-heat indoor areas such as bathrooms, garages, sheds etc.
SYC Member Bob Reynold’s is presenting his fellow members with a special offer: Buy a HEATSTRIP portable LPG heater direct ($799) and receive a free Heater Cover (valued at $79) and free delivery in metro Melbourne (within 40km of CBD).
Beautiful Artworks for your Home or Office
SYC Member Anies Suzukawa has had to close her art space for art classes and cancel workshops, but she has a virtual shop including hand made / hand painted artworks (paintings and ceramics) of 30 artists.
Extra freezer space
Were you too excited stocking up for quarantine? Cooked up so much soup you need an extra freezer space? Bought too many of Kol’s delicious meals from the Ken King Centre? Whatever your needs, we’ve got you covered.
SYC Member Justin Page and his team have a huge range of commercial catering and refrigeration equipment suitable for domestic or commercial use. The range includes:
- Trailer coolrooms and freezers
- Upright fridges and freezers
- Under counter fridges
- Chest freezers in 3 sizes
- Storage shelves
- Cooking and heating equipment
- And much much more
Our full range can be viewed on the website or contact us on 1300 663 631.
Mention your SYC Membership to receive a 20% discount.
Have you considered pre-booking equipment for end of year school fete’s, end of year sports club events or upcoming family days to receive the discount.
All of your Audio Visual Requirements
SYC Member Thomas Phillips from Wavefront Solutions offers audio visual, home automation, lighting control, security and networking services to a broad range of clients including residential and marine through to commercial and hospitality projects.
For SYC members working from home at the moment they are able to assist with improving your wireless internet experience, upgrade living room or home theatre systems and assist with any issues you may be experiencing with home automation or lighting systems such as C-Bus or Dynalite.
Garden Care and Maintenance
Gav’s Eco Garden Care & Maintenance. services all residential & commercial properties in the Bayside suburbs. They use Eco Friendly electric equipment which is battery powered and charged by Solar, has low emissions, low noise and no fumes which means good for the planet.
The services include; * Mowing * Garden Maintenance * Hedge trimming * Landscaping * Rubbish Removal * Yard Clean ups
And offer a 10% discount for SYC Members.
All of your Signage Needs
Arty Signs is still open for business and SYC Member Susan Tuma can assist you with:
Signwriting and Signage (digital print and vinyl cut) for:
– Yachts, Boats and Vehicles and
Arty signs also frost etch film for windows in your home or office.
Contact Susan for your free quote on 0414 332 260 or email.
10% discount to all SYC Members.
Electrical Installation and Maintenance
SYC Member, Tim Fisher and the team at Fisher Brothers Electrical Contractors specialise in all types of electrical works, ranging from large scale project works to simple home maintenance, including; breakdowns, repairs, hot water services and electric cooking appliances and securing dangerous situations.
Air Conditioning and more
Aulair is a reputable family owned business and provider of air conditioning, refrigerated cool stores, mechanical ventilation, air curtains and allied products for your office, factory or warehouse. They offer design, estimation, installation, breakdown repairs and on-going maintenance.
Contact SYC Member and Aulair Managing Director, Stephen Aulich in the office on 9580 3111, mobile 0418 317 718 or email and visit the Aulair website for more information on the services they provide.
Online Sailing Courses
SYC Member Gordon Syme and Yachtmaster are running all of their shorebased courses as interactive online courses.
While you cannot sail you can be ready to go with Yachtmaster Navigation courses and Sea Safety Courses. Yachtmaster is also offering online coaching and training for the ICC.
Refrigerated Vans with Drivers