CMBHA in Conwy & Deganwy Marinas
CMBHA End of Season Dinner – Saturday 15th October, starting at 7:30pm. The season’s not over yet, but tickets for this fabulous event are now available. It’s a black tie event (formal dress preferred), with an 8-piece band and fabulous food. Tickets can be bought from The Mulberry Store in Conwy Marina (pay by cash or cheque). Or you can buy tickets from this web site by clicking here – you’ll need your membership username and password to log in. Or reserve your ticket by contacting Kate Kenwright.
The Conwy River Festival started on Sunday 17th July and ran (or floated) for a week. See www.conwyriverfestival.org for details. It was a great week for enjoying the racing in the river and in the bay, culminating in the Quay Day in Conwy.
A plan was produced for the May Bank Holiday Weekend down the Straits for May Bank Holiday weekend, with a BBQ on Sunday, a night in Victoria Dock and then returning on the Monday.
Three brave boats went on the Easter Cruise. See the May Newsletter for details – due out before 21st May.
The May Newsletter was sent out by email on 20th May 2016. It can also be seen in the newsletters page in the News section on this web site. It is available as a Word document and an Acrobat PDF document.
The Cruise to The Rail Ale Festival was cancelled because of bad weather.
The CMBHA 2016 Summer Lift Out Package was agreed with Quay Marinas and the First lift out was on 4th July 2016 – Last lift back in is on the 3rd October 2016. The inclusive cost is £35.00 per metre, providing you transfer your boat to the lifting pontoon and don’t need a cradle (extra charge if you do). How it works – Boats are lifted on a Monday and power washed. You then have the rest of the week to carry out any maintenance, before your boat is launched the following Monday. Full details are on this page .
The offer, which represents a saving of over 30%, will only be available for members who have joined or renewed for the 2016 to 2017 membership year.
The CMBHA AGM was held at 10am on Saturday 16th April at Conwy Golf Club and was completed in 32 minutes. Documents relevant to AGM, like agenda, financial statement, candidates for election to the commitee appear on this members-only page.
Our Start of Season Supper kicked off the season in style on saturday 16th April at Conwy Golf Club.
The Mulberry re-opened in April and berth holders were invited to a special opening event on Friday 15th April.
Old CMBHA membership expired on 31st March. Anyone joining or renewing now will receive membership until 31st March 2017. You can join or renew using this web site, or at The Mulberry Grocery Shop in Conwy Marina, or at Ideal Boats in Deganwy marina. New membership cards are usually collected from your marina, but please give us a few days to organise that after the transaction.
The debrillators at both Conwy and Deganwy Marinas are now in their cabinets ouside each Reception entrance. The defirillator/cpr training in January was popular and will be repeated again in the summer.
Tell us what you want from your CMBHA membership. Although you can always use our contact page, we have a short questionairre that we’d like you to complete. It should only take a minute or so, and we don’t ask for any private information! Click here for it.
Our 2015 Barbeque at Deganwy Marina – on Saturday 1st August was a great success, with the start being delayed by damp weather.
Cruise in Company to Caernarfon 15th to 17th May – for the Rail Ail Festival – The plan was for Sailing boats to leave Conwy on the Friday evening tide and to pick up a mooring in the Straits to be ready to go through the Swellies at HW slack (08.27) on Saturday morning with an ETA at Victoria Dock around 11.30.
This web site might be useful – http://www.moelfreweathercam.co.uk/
Last year’s membership expired on 31st March 2016. You can renew it now and your membership will then be valid until March 2017.
This is how to renew your membership online:
- log into your account – this can be done by clicking Renew in the Membership menu
- click on Renew again in the Membership menu
- click on the Renew button, so you’ll be taken to the payment page.
Or pay by cash or cheque at The Mulberry Shop in Conwy Marina or Ideal Boats in Deganwy Marina.
Or are you new to CMBHA? Join online using this web site. Or join at Ideal Boats in Deganwy Marina or in The Mulberry Shop in Conwy Marina.
Don’t forget to join our Facebook group called Conwy Mariners and share any boating photographs and any stories about any trips you’ve made, or any work you’ve done on your boat.
If you are not yet a member of the Association, you are very welcome to join us. Please just go to Join Us for details.