Join with us in celebrating the 15th anniversary of the HKSAR
WHAT Wan Chai District Grand Sea, Land and Sky Parade
WHEN Sunday 8 July 2012 - 1600hrs
WHERE Victoria Harbour – West of the HK Convention and Exhibition Centre
WHY To celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the HK SAR
WHO Any vessel capable of maintaining a consistent speed of 6 knots over 2 miles in the Harbour.
A parade of all types of vessels (including vessels from Marine Department, Marine Police, Fire Services Department, Star Ferry, the Adventure Ship and a variety of local pleasure vessels) is planned for the afternoon of Sunday 8 July. The muster point for the parade will be to the west of the HK Convention Centre, and the route will pass in front of Bauhinia Square before dispersing to the north of the Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter Breakwater.
The Yacht Club has been approached by the Wan Chai District Council to assist with running the sea parade, and to extend the invitation to our members to join in the celebrations.
Some information on the appropriate flag etiquette on the day is included here as is a simple plan of the parade route.
A detailed information pack will be sent to registered boat owners in due course.
You may register your interest in taking part in the parade by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org (a pre-formatted email should pop up, if not, please open an email to email@example.com and insert the following
email template for registration... copy and paste into email
Sail No. or Licence No.:
Vessel Details (power/sail/LOA):
I require a mooring at Causeway Bay on Saturday 7 July:
I require a mooring at Causeway Bay on Sunday 8 July:
I confirm my vessel is equipped with VHF Radio that can transmit/receive on channels 16, 72 and 77:
I confirm that my vessel is capable of navigating at a constant speed of 6kts:
I wisht to fly an event banner:
I look forward to hearing from you.