East Coast


Brian Hammett receives East Coast OGA Bateman's Tower Trophy for long service to the local Area.

The OGA is planning a summer cruise 'South by South West' in 2017. Register interest now and we will build the programme to fit numbers and starting ports.

Many OGA members keep blogs and other online records of their restoration projects, racing and cruising activites. We list them here for others to share. If you have a blog or online tale to share, contact the Editor.
The OGA has negotiated discounts for members with several organisations, providing additional benefits to your membership. Read on for more details . . .

Built at the boatyard of C Toms and Son in Cornwall, Sea-Change Sailing Trust announces the arrival, at Maldon, Essex, of 'Blue Mermaid'. She is the first full-size Thames Sailing Barge to be built since 1930.

Do you have photos to share from an East Coast event? Read on for details of how to add them to the East Coast Galleries.

East Coast


Find out what's going on around the East Coast Area of the OGA. Send us your reports to keep the site up-to-date.

Interested OGA members are invited to the Medway/Swale Boating Conference, held in Chatham 4 March, 2017.

Once a year there's an opportunity for OGA members from all Areas to meet up and mingle. That opportunity is the Association AGM, 14 January 2017, taking place, as usual on the last Saturday of the London Boat Show.

Julian and Alison Cable will be giving a talk about their journey round Ireland in 2016 at the Nottage Institute - Wivenhoe at 7.30pm on 21st January 2017.