East Coast


Winners of the 2018 photography competition were announced at the OGA AGM, 12 January, 2019. Read on for full details and to find a gallery of all submitted photos . . .

East Coast Area member, Richard Giles, reports on the Association AGM held in London, 12 January, 2019.

In 2018 the 15th Reeuwijk Raid attracted 75 people and a fleet of 39 participating boats, seven having trailed boats from England to the Netherlands. Shadi Koops shares her impressions of the weekend . . .

An event for the winter months - come to Poole, Dorset and hear all about Julian & Alison Cable's cruise around Ireland with 'Robinetta'.  Registration is now open.


East Coast Gaffers Annual Dinner will once again be held at Royal Burnham YC. Trev and Elaine Rawlinson have created an inspiring menu for this most informal of formal meals, which can be enjoyed by all ages (although I suspect children would be in bed by the time the rest of us are lingering over the port....)

The OGA Editor frequently receives book reviews for titles which may be of interest to Members. We will be publishing the most recent ones here - so why not send a review of your favourite read to the Editor?

East Coast


Find out what's going on around the East Coast Area of the OGA. Send us your reports to keep the site up-to-date.

Trawlers, tankers and trailable small boats. OGA member Mike Dixon will talk about his 60 years on and around boats.

OGA members are warmly invited to attend this conference at Arnside which promises to provide a fascinating insight into the Morecambe Bay Prawners (Nobbies) and Crossfields of Arnside.

A service in memory of Lena will be held at Iron Wharf Boatyard, Faversham, on Sat 9th March at 2pm