S B Repertor

SB Repertor · Traditional Thames Sailing Barge · Races, Day Trips, Weekends and Cruises

Enquiries and bookings, please call 07831 200018 or email us

Prices

All prices are per person.

Matches (races), passage trips and daysails are priced individually.

For charters (your own sailing trip), prices are as follows:

Day Sail £85

Weekend trip £180

Three-day trip £260

Four-day trip £340

Five-day trip £425

Twelve passengers for the price of 11; self-catering at 10 per cent discount.

Notes

S B Repertor takes a maximum of eight passengers for races, 12 for other trips.

To check whether places are available, or to make a booking, please contact us.

Confirmation of chartered trips depends on a minimum of eight passengers booked, but we can join individuals or smaller groups to make up numbers.

Catering

Starts from breakfast or lunch on day of sailing.

Chartered trips and races are fully catered. For passage trips, catering varies.

We provide good home-style cooking.

B&B on board before a trip

B&B overnight before day-trips is usually available at £25 per person. Two-day and longer trips may include this — please ask.

Sailing programme 2019

01 to

30 Apr


Maintenance, Refitting and Rigging out, including dry docking At Faversham Reach and Iron Wharf Boatyard — see Sailing trips

May

01 to

31 Oct


Available for Day Sails and longer cruises from and to Faversham or Whitstable — see Sailing trips

04/05

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from and to Faversham Reach or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

11/12

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from and to Faversham Reach — see Sailing trips

18/19

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham from Faversham Reach — see Sailing trips

24

Fri

£50

(£75)

subject to 8 confirmed bookings for Medway Match

Passage from Faversham to Queenborough or Chatham (tbc) before the Medway Barge Match
· Possible to join on Thursday for overnight at Faversham Reach Sail 0430 or 1530 Friday from Faversham Reach · disembark 1000 or 1900 at Queenborough; or 1600 at Chatham

25

Sat

£125

(£150)

subject to 8 confirmed bookings

MEDWAY BARGE MATCH — from and to Queenborough or Chatham (tbc)
· Possible to join on Friday for overnight at Queenborough or Chatham. Sail 0700 Saturday. Prizegiving supper after the race · Start at North/South Medway Buoys or at Gillingham, downriver to Garrison Point, out into the Estuary, to the Medway Buoy and back · Return 1600

26

Sun

£50

subject to 8 confirmed bookings for the Medway Match

Passage from Queenborough or Chatham (tbc) to Faversham after the Medway Barge Match
· Sail 1000 · disembark 1730 at Faversham Reach

June

01/02

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from and to Faversham Reach and/or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

06/07

Thu & Fri

£90

subject to 8 confirmed bookings for the Blackwater Match

Passage from Faversham to Maldon before the Blackwater Match
· Join Thursday for overnight. Sail 1430 Thursday from Faversham Reach and 0500 Friday from Swale · disembark 1600 at Hythe Quay, Maldon

08

Sat

£125

(£150)

subject to 8 confirmed bookings

BLACKWATER BARGE MATCH — from and to Maldon
· Possible to join Friday for overnight. Sail 0400 from Hythe Quay, Maldon · Start at Osea Island, downriver to the Bench Head Buoy, out to the Spitways and back. Prizegiving and supper at Hythe Quay after the race · disembark 1600 at Hythe Quay, Maldon

09

Sun

£65

subject to 8 confirmed bookings for Blackwater Match

Passage from Maldon to Faversham after the Blackwater Match
· Sail 0500 from Hythe Quay, Maldon · disembark 1800 at Faversham Reach

15/16

Sat & Sun


Possible weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from and to Faversham Reach or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

20/21

Thu & Fri

£60

(£85)

Subject to 8 confirmed bookings for Thames Match

Passage from Faversham to Gravesend before the Thames Match
· Sail at 1430 on Thursday from Faversham Reach; overnight in Swale or Stangate Creek · Disembark Friday at Gravesend at 1600

22

Sat

£125

(£150)

Subject to 8 confirmed bookings

THAMES MATCH
· Sail from Gravesend at 0700 · From Gravesend down Mucking Reach. Race start at Lower Hope, past Thamesport, down Sea Reach, past Canvey Island and Southend, to the North Oaze Buoy and back to Gravesend. Prizegiving supper at Gravesend after the race · Disembark at Gravesend at 1700

23

Sun

£60

(£85)

Subject to 8 confirmed bookings for the Thames Match

Passage from Gravesend to Faversham after the Thames Match
· Sail on Sunday from Gravesend at 0900 · disembark at 1700 Sunday at Faversham Reach

29/30

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from/to Faversham Reach or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

July

02-04

Tue-Thu

Fully
booked

FULLY BOOKED

3 Day Private Charter from Faversham or Whitstable
· Sail 1300 Tuesday from Faversham Reach · disembark 1430 Thursday at Faversham Reach

06/07

Sat & Sun


Open to public as static venue as part of Faversham Nautical Festival and Faversham Open House days on Saturday and Sunday At Faversham Reach — see Sailing trips

13/14

Sat & Sun


Open to public as static venue as part of Faversham Open House days on Saturday and Sunday At Faversham Reach — see Sailing trips

18

Thu

Fully
booked

FULLY BOOKED

Private Charter from Faversham
· Sail 0830 from Harty Ferry · Disembark 1500 at Harty Ferry

19

Fri

£50

(£75)

Passage from Faversham to Queenborough, including a possible Barbecue at Queenborough before the Passage Match/Rally
· Sail 1400 Friday from Faversham Reach · disembark 1800 at Queenborough

20/21

Sat & Sun

£175

(£200)

PASSAGE MATCH/RALLY possibly including Barbecues on Friday evening at Queenborough and on Sunday afternoon at Ipswich — from Queenborough to Ipswich
· Possible to join on Friday for overnight at Queenborough. Sail 0400 on Saturday from Queenborough, race start at 0500 · From the Medway across the Estuary and into the Swin, through the Spitways and the Wallet to Walton-on-the-Naze, into Harwich Harbour to finish at Shotley. Up the Orwell to anchor overnight at Pin Mill, then to Ipswich Wet Dock on Sunday · Disembark at Ipswich on Sunday at 1700

22-26

Mon-Fri


Possible 5-day or 4-day Suffolk and Essex Rivers Cruise from/to Ipswich — see Sailing trips

27

Sat

£125

subject to 8 confirmed bookings

PIN MILL BARGE MATCH — from Pin Mill
· Sail 0800 from Ipswich. Prizegiving supper at Pin Mill Sailing Club after the race · Start at the Clamp at Pin Mill, downriver to Harwich Harbour, out to the Wallet and back · Return 1800 to Ipswich

28

Sun

£65

(£90)

Available subject to 8 confirmed bookings

Possible passage from Ipswich to Faversham From Ipswich downriver to Harwich, through the Wallet, the Spitways, the Swin, across the Estuary, through the Four Fathoms Channel to the East Swale and up Faversham Creek, or to Whitstable Harbour. Possible to stay overnight on Sunday

28-31

Sun-Wed


Possible 4-day Suffolk and Essex Rivers Cruise from/to Ipswich — see Sailing trips

August

01

Thu

£65

(£90)

Available subject to 8 confirmed bookings

Possible passage from Ipswich to Faversham
· Sail at midnight Wednesday from Ipswich · Disembark 1330 Thursday at Faversham Reach or 1030 at Whitstable Harbour

02

Fri

£25

Subject to 8 confirmed bookings for Whitstable Match

Passage from Faversham to Whitstable before the Whitstable Match
· Sail 1300 from Faversham Reach · disembark 1600 at Whitstable

03

Sat

£75

Subject to 8 confirmed bookings

WHITSTABLE BARGE MATCH — from and to Whitstable
· Sail 1300 from Whitstable Harbour - subject to race programme · A rally of traditional and classic sail; plus a friendly race and jolly around the Swale Estuary buoys · Return 1600

04

Sun

£25

Subject to 8 confirmed bookings for the Whitstable Match

Passage from Whitstable to Faversham after the Whitstable Match
· Sail 1200 from Whitstable Harbour · disembark 1600 at Faversham Reach

09/10

Fri & Sat

£125

(£150)

subject to 8 confirmed bookings

SWALE BARGE and SMACK MATCH — from Faversham
· Possible to join Friday for overnight. Sail at 1830 Friday or at 0730 Saturday from Faversham Reach · Down Faversham Creek into the East Swale; start 0830 at Sand End Buoy, out to the Spaniard Buoy, Herne Bay Pier and back. Prizegiving and supper at Hollowshore after the race · Disembark Saturday at 2100 at Faversham Reach

17/18

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from Faversham Reach or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

24-26

Sat-Mon


Available for a 3-day or 2-day weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable — see Sailing trips

31 to

01 Sep


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from Faversham Reach or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

September

06

Fri

£65

(£90)

subject to 8 confirmed bookings for the Colne Match

Passage from Faversham or Whitstable to Brightlingsea before the Colne Smack and Barge Match
· Possible to join onThursday for overnight. Sail 1630 Thursday or 0500 Friday from Faversham Reach or from Hollowshore or from Whitstable Harbour · disembark 1600 Friday at Brightlingsea

07

Sat

£125

(£150)

subject to 8 confirmed bookings

COLNE SMACK and BARGE MATCH — from Brightlingsea
· Sail 0600 · Start 0800 at Batemans Tower, downriver to the Colne Bar, out to Clacton Pier, the Spitways and back. Prizegiving supper at Brightlingsea Sailing Club after the race · Return 1600

08

Sun

£65

subject to 8 confirmed bookings for the Colne Match

Passage from Brightlingsea to Faversham or Whitstable after the Colne Smack and Barge Match
· Sail 0900 Sunday from Brightlingsea · disembark 1800 Sunday at Whitstable Harbour or 2000 at Faversham Reach

08-12

Sun-Thu

£425

(£340)

Subject to 8 confirmed bookings

Possible 5-day or 4-day Suffolk and Essex Rivers Cruise From and to Brightlingsea, Maldon or Ipswich
· Subject to location and tides

13

Fri

£65

(£90)

subject to minimum 8 confirmed bookings for 4-5 day cruise beforehand

Possible passage from Brightlingsea or Maldon or Ipswich to Faversham Plus overnight Thursday/Friday
· Sail at about midnight on Thursday · Disembark at about 1300 on Friday

14/15

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from Faversham Reach or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

21/22

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from Faversham Reach or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

28/29

Sat & Sun


Available for Weekend cruise from Faversham or Whitstable from Faversham Reach or Whitstable Harbour — see Sailing trips

October

01-31

Tue-Thu


Available for Day Sails and longer cruises from Faversham or Whitstable — see Sailing trips