The Lake Bonney Yacht Club will open its 70th season next Saturday October 1st.

The Official Opening for 2016/17 will take place at 12-30 pm with the traditional Sail Past to follow.

With yachts coming from city and country clubs for the special occasion a program of racing will then be held over the weekend.

Officials are inviting all past, present or intending members, family and friends, in fact any interested persons, to join in for afternoon tea to celebrate this important milestone in the LBYC history.