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SWD Events scheduled for Saturday 21 September 2019

Boat Delivery - Coffs Harbour to Newcastle

Whole Day


Available to Crew Volunteers Only

Crew: 8

Crew Terms of Engagement:

  • Anticipated delivery duration: 2 days
  • Please book with a minimum 4 weeks notice of delivery
  • Be aware of potential sea sickness and how to manage
  • Any injuries or medical conditions that will impact your ability to perform a crew role must be notified to the Skipper
  • Crew numbers - Minimum 5, maximum 8
  • Where event is over multiple days, you must sign up for all days
  • This event is by expression of interest only, final crew will be confirmed by crew coordinator prior to delivery
  • A valid Queensland Blue Card and NSW Working With Children Check is required
  • 75% of crew to have a valid Sea Safety & Survival Certificate
  • You are encouraged to hold a current first aid and radio operators certificate
  • You must have appropriate qualifications, experience and skill levels to meet race requirements, safety standards and performance goals (to be decided by skipper and coordinator)
  • Submit a current emergency contact and medical information form
  • Bring knife, torch, tape, hat, water and sunscreen
  • Bring the Crew Level Skills Check List and sign off with Skipper and 2IC when appropriate
  • Bring appropriate clothing and wet weather gear for expected conditions
  • Bring needed medication for personal conditions and brief skipper
  • Bring personal hygiene products and sleeping bag. Equipment is to be named
  • Follow SWD SOP and procedures, along with instructions from Skipper & 2IC at all times
  • Report any damage or broken parts to the Skipper at the end of each program
  • Boat deliveries usually require your involvement with adjoining programs
  • Boat deliveries require the crew to clean the boat thouroughly at the end of delivery
  • All crew must stay with the boat to assist with shut down tasks until completed
  • The boat/s should  (where possible) always be left in a better condition than how you found it
  • All SWD boats are non-smoking

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