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We meet at the Belmont 16s Sailing Club on the third Wednesday of each month.  Presentations occur on the second and fourth wednesdays. Visitors welcome. Go to About / Help / Contact for more info.

The club caters for photographers of all skill levels, from beginners to highly experienced. You do not need to have expensive camera equipment to participate in the club activities.

About our club

Belmont 16s Photography Club is a subsidiary club of the Belmont 16 Foot Sailing Club which is located on the eastern shore of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia.

All financial members of the Belmont 16 Foot Sailing Club are welcome as members of the Photography Club. (You must join the main club before joining the Photography Club.)

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Sep
22
Tue
2020
11:00 pm Submissions for Skiffy due
Submissions for Skiffy due
Sep 22 @ 11:00 pm
Each month the club publishes a newsletter called Skiffy. You will find all the latest news on a variety of topics including what’s happening on Zoom.   Send your submissions to our Newsletter Editor, Julie[...]
Oct
14
Wed
2020
6:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
The Club Committee meets on the second Wednesday night of each month from 6pm to 6.45pm (prior to the training/presentation event). If you have any issues that you would like the Committee to consider, please[...]
Oct
21
Wed
2020
6:30 pm Club Competition Night – Cancelled @ Belmont 16s Sailing Club
Club Competition Night – Cancelled @ Belmont 16s Sailing Club
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm
Due to restriction at the Sailing Club there is no access to the meeting rooms for the remainder of  2020. Judging begins at 7.00pm.  Members are requested to make sure that all prints are placed[...]
Oct
22
Thu
2020
11:00 pm Submissions for Skiffy due
Submissions for Skiffy due
Oct 22 @ 11:00 pm
Each month the club publishes a newsletter called Skiffy. You will find all the latest news on a variety of topics including what’s happening on Zoom.   Send your submissions to our Newsletter Editor, Julie[...]
Nov
11
Wed
2020
6:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
The Club Committee meets on the second Wednesday night of each month from 6pm to 6.45pm (prior to the training/presentation event). If you have any issues that you would like the Committee to consider, please[...]
Recent Posts Archives

2020 Image of the Year (digital)

The 2020 Image of the Year (IOTY) competition is now open for entries and will close Sunday, 18 October 2020 at 11pm.

This years IOTY competition is for Digital entries only.

Members can submit up to four images in each of the following three categories:

  • Colour
  • Nature
  • Mono

Entries must have been entered in a 2020 competition with 2020 set subject entries able to be entered into the relevant category.

2020 IOTY rules can be found here.

by Terina Vale, July 12, 2020

Reminder for Dangar Island Day Trippers

For members and guests who are going on Sunday’s Dangar Island Hawkesbury River Cruise, please meet at the Belmont 16s at 8.30am.  Please wear suitable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen and aeroguard, especially if you are going on the Island.

Have a wonderful trip everyone.

by Terina Vale, March 12, 2020

SOLD OUT – Dangar Island Hawkesbury River Cruise

Just a quick note to let everyone know that the Hawkesbury River Cruise to Dangar Island is now fully booked.

by Terina Vale, March 1, 2020

SOLD OUT …… Dangar Island Hawkesbury River Cruise

Not long until the Dangar Island Hawkesbury River Cruise.  Get your tickets and come and enjoy a day on the Hawkesbury River. 

Sunday, 15 March 2020

We will take a bus from the 16’s to Brooklyn where we will meet The Riverboat Postman and make our way to historic Dangar Island.  Once at the island, you have the choice to take the guided tour around Dangar Island or stay on the boat and enjoy the scenery.

Cost includes return bus transfers, leaving the 16’s at approx. 9am with return at approx. 5pm.  Morning tea and a ploughman’s lunch are included, with vegetarian and gluten free options available.  The boat is fully licensed so you will be able to enjoy a glass of wine, beer or soft drink (at own cost) while you are taking in and photographing the many sights.

Book your tickets, pack your camera and enjoy a great day on the water.

If you have any questions or to advise your dietary requirements, please email Barbara Hunter.

by Terina Vale, February 17, 2020

Dangar Island Cruise on The Riverboat Postman

Come along on Sunday, 15 March 2020 to the picturesque (pardon the pun) Hawkesbury River where we will take a three-hour boat cruise to Danger Island.  Once at the Island you have the option to take a guided tour around the historic Island or continue to cruise around.

Cost includes return bus transfer from the 16s to Brooklyn at approx. 9am and returning at approx. 5pm.  Please note final pickup times will be advised closer to the date.  Morning tea and a ploughman’s lunch are included, with vegetarian and gluten free options available.  The boat is fully licensed so you can enjoy a glass of wine, beer or soft drink (at own cost) while you are taking in and photographing the sights.

The boat fits a maximum of 48 people, so get in early to secure you seat for this great opportunity.

Cost

$60 – Adult

$50 – Concession / Senior

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If you have any questions or to advise your dietary requirements, please email Barbara Hunter.

by Terina Vale, January 27, 2020