This page is open to public and used by the fleet skippers to hunt for crew if needed. Please use our crew wanted form here to add your name to the list. A weekly SMS will be sent you letting you know of last minute crew needed.

Margy Porter
Phone: 0419659076
Experience: 3 yrs exp – Elliott 6’s, Jeanneau 39 WAGS/Hamo Yacht Race, Ker 50 (Kerumba) IRC.  Am very competitive and aim for match racing on Etchells for long term commitment.

Ashley Harris
Phone: 0413153596
Experience: Recently completed “Start Racing – Keelboat”at RQYS. Completed RYA “Competent Crew”and “Day Skipper” theory and practical in 2010. Skippered bareboat charters (Perry 43 – Whitsundays) & (Jeanneau 53 – Croatia). Keen to learn finer details of sailing. Aiming for, and able to commit to,
regular crew position. Happy to fill in for missing crew members at short notice in the meantime.

Phone: 0428805111
Weight: 85
Age: 43
Experience: Dinghy sailing  when I was young
I owned a spencer 30 cruising yacht up until a few years ago on which I did a lot of coastal cruising

Damon Fealy
Phone: 0418718158
Weight: 95
Age: 40
Sailing on an off for 5 years. More serious last 18 months. 2015 season I crewed (trimmer / nav / helm) on 40′ plus boats and completed Hamilton Race Week (IRC div 2), Brisbane to Gladstone, Brisbane to Keppell, Melbourne to Stanley, Kingfisher, some Beneteau Cup races, and some deliveries.

Greg Kemp
Phone: 0733678697
Weight: 68
Age: 58
40 years sailing everything from dinghies through to keelboats.  Raced GP14’s, 505’s, OK’s, Lasers, etc., various keelboats.  Last 15 years racing Laser Radial including 7 Masters worlds. Now mainsheet hand on Sydney 32 racing on Sundays but available most Saturdays. Competitive streak and committed to learning now to get any boat going at top performance. Looking at eventually joining the fleet with own boat.

Phone: 0414374126
Weight: 65
Age: 46
Experience: My experience is racing 12 foot Sabre dinghy, cruising my own 27 foot keel boat single handed between Sydney and Whitsundays, some social Friday night racing on keel boats in Sydney harbour.

Peter Gill
Phone: 0412197981
Weight: 86
Age: 59
Experience: Skippered Domassa for Peter Czeill. Sailed with Peter for 2 seasons. Have experience with tune and have sailed in most classes for 50 years. Fit and quick.

Richard Schulte
Phone: 0421487842
Weight: 107
Age: 47
Experience: Basic – sailed Tasars as a teenager

Phone: 0412043457
Weight: 46
Age: 53
Experience: RYA Competent Crew, Clipper RTW 4 weeks training (competing in 15-16 Race Legs 7 & 8), Crew on MAT10.10 at RQ, crew on WAGS most weeks. Have not sailed on Etchells but would like to give it a try.

Chris Carlin
Phone: 0424186645
Weight: 108
Age: 40
Experience: Lasers as kid, just sold 54ft Ferro after competing in Darwin to Ambon

Jeff Isles
Weight: 88
Age: 50
Experience: Novice – currently participating in the Learn to Sail Crewing & Helming courses with RQ, lives local.

Patrick Meehan
Phone: 0416230396
Weight: 115
Age: 47
Experience: Etchells and others (10years + in Etchells).  I am happy to fill in on 2 weeks notice, but not a weekly basis.

Nick Lake
Phone: 0418221451
Weight: 69
Age: 46
Experience: Raced dingys in Pitwatter in my early days, Pacer, Flying 11, NS14. Crewed offshore boats out of RSYS. Currently own and sail a 40ft production yacht.

Danny Tsai
Phone: 0405151089
Weight: 78
Age: 29
Experience: New – just started. Have done a few races on the larger yachts helping out where I can, hoping to get something regular to learn all aspects of sailing

Richard Cassidy
Phone: 0405404837
Weight: 90
Age: 36
Experience: Currently sailing on a Farr 30, previously sailed on Keel Boats, Elliott 780, Elliott 7 and various trailer yachts and dinghies. Have crewed on an Etchells a handful of times.

Olivier Lonsdale
Phone: 0423660565
Weight: 80
Age: 23
Experience: Learnt to dinghy sail from a young age single handed and double handed. Have good experience on 24ft Dufour. Eager to learn more and push my sailing ability to further my knowledge.

Matthew Brian Fiddler
Phone: 0402654976
Weight: 66
Age: 25
Experience: Farr40 2 years. Etchells Mid winters 2014. Dinghy’s & catamarans ect.

Nathalie Melens
Phone: 0468457548
Weight: 75
Age: 40
Experience: Started sailing as a kid (dingies) 1 summer instructing (holland) ladies sailing & wags

Chris Steele
Phone: 0456387635
Weight: 52
Age: 22
Experience: World match racing tour

Evan Stephens
Phone: 0429054274
Weight: 90
Age: 40
Experience: 3 years experience with hobie16, Farr40, Cruising yachts, Elliotts

Mark Bray
Phone: 0410439086
Weight: 90
Age: 53
Experience: General sailing 7 years around moreton bay

James Aldridge
Phone: 0488038016
Weight: 88
Age: 27
Experience: Grew up sailing a laser. More recently have done fleet racing in a  J24 down in Melbourne, looking for a crew of friendly people who are keen to sail hard and have a laugh and a beer or two afterwards. I have mostly done foredeck and mast on the J24, love to do fleet racing, I find pursuit racing a bit dull.

Steve Maiden
Phone: 0457 132 828
Weight: 94
Age: 54
Experience: Sailed Tornado Catamarans for 10 years

Darren White
Phone: 0407094595
Weight: 77
Age: 47
Experience: Sailed Dragon as Forward Hand at Nationals and Worlds 1999-2004, boat out of Hobart. Bluewater experience. Day skipper ticket. Agile, pretty quick about the boat. OK on strategy. Good under pressure.

Phone: 0438419810
Weight: 83
Age: 44
Experience: Have sailed for 30+yrs in various boats from dinghies thru to yachts. Have sailed etchells back in the 90’s.
Have just relocated from Airlie to the Sunshine Coast.  Involved in yacht rigging and run my own Yacht Maintenance business.

Tim Jestico
Phone: 0411 742 356
Weight: 82
Age: 30
Experience: Lots of big boat as trimmer, helm and pit anything from 30ft sports boats up to TP52s, also lots of dinghies, team racing and match racing in the UK.  Have been out in Etchell a few times as trimmer and keen to do more potentially with a view to buying an oldish boat and joining the fleet.

Tony Di Betta
Phone: 0401605110
Weight: 80
Age: 53
Experience: Sail on 40ft’er last four years and have a Soling that I sail in some club races. Have sailed on the Etchells last year