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.
If you need any more information or if you have comments, please email:

A warm welcome awaits new members.

New Members all you need to know Click Here

27 May 2016

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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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)

VIDEO: How to.....Springing Off shows Hints, tips and tricks to help you master ‘Springing Off’ CLICK HERE to go to page to view

You may find this article useful: - Solar Panels – everything you need to know! Click here to read

Wearing a lifejacket can increase your chances of survival by up to four times when immersed in water which could save your life. Click here for guidance on Lifejackets

We welcome new permanent members to our club - see ‘Welcome to New Members Page’

Watch Out When at AnchorClick here for some advice from the RYA

You may be thinking of exploring the upper river Tamar this year, so Click here to read the RYA Guide

Club Pennants have now arrived in time for the new season. The cost is £18 and available from our Club Bosun Roger Westlake. ( or 01803 863721)

The Presidents new boat - Seen today going downstream - Nice boat Drew & Jenny but we bet it looks better with the sails up (so we will be watching out for you with camera in hand) Click Here to see

Remember to use VHF channel 77 (inter boats) when on TBA events

The May issue of Yachting Monthly is now out

Its Started - a Monthly Photo Competition. Starts May 1. No limit to the number of photos you can enter. Take photos at our Boating Activities and then send into or hand into Pip. Suitable prize each month depending on youngster or adult. Click Here to see poster details

To see photos of the May Bank Holiday Walk & Lunch Party Click Here (thanks to Richard)

3 photos of the Craning In work party on the river Click Here (the titles and comments submitted by Ian)

Six more photos of the Opening Trip from Val to the 2016 Gallery web page or CLICK HERE Thanks Val for standing down at Long Reach for us.

For those members who like Crosswords then Click Here for the Pirate Crossword (answers early June)

Approved Executive Minutes from the meeting of 26th April 2016 are now on the Web Site Message Board

The Free June edition of ‘Motorboat Owner’ is now out. Sign up at to view.

Some photo’s from the Dartmouth Music Festival 2016
More News coming soon
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