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

02 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

Have you visited the Dart RNLI Shop & newly finished visitor centre, located on the river front close to Dart Harbour office. Click Here for photo

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)

A few photos from the Fitting Out Buffet can be seen via the 2016 Gallery

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

Dartmouth Music Festival - Terry is taking bookings. All payments to the Boating account: Sort Code: 40 44 24, Account number: 91286056, Dartmouth Pontoon Fees, Fee 2 Nights 6.0m £10.20, 6.5m £11.00, 7.0m £11.90, 7.5m £12.80, 8.0m £13.60, 8.5m  £14.50, 9.0m £15.30 (more details coming soon)

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

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

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

Approved Executive Minutes from the meeting of 29th March 2016 are now on the Web Site Message Board

A selection of photos from the Opening Trip can now be viewed via the 2016 Gallery web page or CLICK HERE a few more to be added soon.

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