Totnes Boating Association welcomes members, visiting boat owners, guests, families and dogs on leads to our Clubhouse. Our clubhouse bar is open for members every Friday and Sunday. Our club also has a very active social calendar including; barbecues, walks, charity events, theme nights, dinners and dances.
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A warm welcome awaits new members.

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21st October 2017

Totnes  Boating Association
Welcome to Totnes Boating Association
the friendly Boat Club on the beautiful River Dart

Totnes Boating Association is at the head of navigation on the beautiful River Dart, in the heart of historic Totnes with access to picture postcard villages, waterside pubs and cafes, creeks, beaches and, of course, Dartmouth and the breathtaking South Hams coastline beyond.

Click here to see a guide to our beautiful river Dart

To link to the TBA Facebook ‘Closed Group’ Activities page please click here

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Membership Information
You will find the following pages under this Home Page

What's New on the site

A  useful list of the VHF Radio Channels for harbours etc in SW England can now be found by Clicking Here. (We hope you find it helpful)

NineTBA friends get together to cruise towards the west - Click Here to read a short report of how they got on. (Photos are starting to be loaded onto the Gallery - now includes some good shots from Ed of the Dolphins)

For the live sea & weather conditions Call up your local NCI Watch Keepers on Chan 65 (also good for carrying out radio checks - local to us are Froward Point NCI and Prawle Point NCI they both monitor Chan 65)

Dart Harbour Authority are looking for new Board Members. Please see the recruitment pack at this link and return your application to Penny Johns at the Harbour Office. Closing Date - Friday 6th October 2017

Friday 20th Oct. Do not forget to get your tickets for the Thai Curry Night. NOW FULLY BOOKED

Free October issue of ‘Motorboat Owner’ is out today with 108 pages of info. Click Here to sign in/register

Read the September ‘Dart RNLI Update’ giving details of the news from our local RNLI station Click Here

One month to go - Photo Competition - take an action shot involving boats to win ‘Capture that boating moment’. (Competition ends 1st Nov) Prize awarded at our AGM. We have some great entries so far.

Just out - read the online copy of ‘All At Sea’ just Click Here.

Please ensure that you have the latest copy of the ‘Association Rule & Bye-Laws 4th October 2017’ which can be downloaded from the Membership Web Page

Just In - Approved Exec Meeting Minutes for the 11th September are now found under Members Page/Executive Minutes (you need to sign/log in to read the minutes

GET IN QUICK - ‘Traditional Christmas Lunch’ team lead by Lesley Jenkins, details on Booking see Calendar. (Only 60 places)

This year's Laying Up Supper is a "bring a plate" buffet. There is a list on the club noticeboard with suggestions for the types of food needed although any will be accepted. Your donation should be valued at around £5.00 per head. If you wish to come but are unable to donate then a charge of £5.00 per head will be made. Please put your names and donations on the list or contact me on; or 'phone me 01803 862838

The TBA Annual Dinner and Dance will be held at the Royal Seven Stars Hotel in Totnes on Saturday 11th November at 7:00 pm for 7:30 pm, service will be at 8:00pm. For a copy of the menu choices Click Here and again please contact me as above to reserve your places and menu choices.

Friday 24th November 2017 Annual General Meeting Its really important for members to attend to hear of both the past year and future plans. Also to vote for the Flag Officers & other members of the Executive, also elect other non executive positions. It’s your input that will keep this club successful.

How about this VIDEO from one of our members Geoff Burrell who took it at Craning Out 2017. Click Here to View

The Event Calendar has just been updated for November & December (details of Quiz Evening in December out soon)

If your boat is off the water or still afloat, then no matter as you can go to the Dartmouth Food Festival this Friday to Sunday (20th to 22nd) Lots of Local Suppliers and Cooking Demonstrations and Tasting's.

Above, enjoying a BBQ meal inside our clubhouse

Oh what a happy bunch of members enjoying themselves at the first Brixham Cruise of 2017 Regatta. A few faces are missing from this photo as they were off shopping or rather in the ‘Chandlers’ Those who went to this years early trip to Brixham the weather and sea conditions we’re just great.

Seen below - Toby & Max who are our top fishermen, seen at the Dartmouth Regatta out to win a prize.

Can you guess where this is?