Posts Tagged ‘fundraiser’
This one came in from longtime anarchist and President of the Victoria Moth Class Richard Jackson. Nice one, Jacko – learn more about this excellent charity here.
I am writing you this short email to share something really cool with your readers. I was moth sailing off my home club at Mount Martha on Port Phillip Bay when a saw a massive fleet of kites coming down the bay. I went out a long way to make sure my eyes weren’t deceiving me and got in amongst 100+ kite boarders flying down from Rosebud to Port Melbourne! It was truly one of the coolest things I’ve ever done on a boat. I went with them until the beach I left from was almost a speck on the shore and decided the wife won’t want a call from Melbourne telling her to come get me.
When I got home, I found the Across The Bay For Cancer page [which is loaded with great pics and reports -ed] and saw this video; it’s amazingly compelling, a great cause, and the group is really accomplishing something special. I hope to great a moth fleet to involved next year, but in the meantime, enjoy the video.
- Tags: across the bay, cancer, charity, fundraiser, kiteboarding, melbourne, port phillip bay, victoria
February 13th, 2015 by admin
One of the most interesting things to come out of an otherwise uneventful Moth Worlds was their sharing of this poignant story about Hayling Rescue’s Frank Dunster. For an explanation of this enigmatic subject, we go to the film’s co-creator, Jack Pollington. If you’re motivated to contribute to such a wonderful effort, hit up Hayling Rescue on Facebook, and for more on the producers, go here.
This was a short documentary created by Alex Forbes and me as part of coursework for Farnham Film School. Frank runs a completely voluntary, non-profit life saving operation from Hayling Island Sailing Club. He is a vital part of what keeps that very busy and active club safe and running, year by year, and in thanks for that, the members of the club contribute to Hayling Rescue’s upkeep in an annual fundraiser.
August 15th, 2014 by admin