Easter Rally to the Folly & Beyond

Easter Rally to the Folly & Beyond

Saturday 16th - Monday 18th April 2022

High Water Portsmouth: 16th April, 12:01 BST


Organiser: Kenneth Munro - ken_munro@msn.com

Plan: We will sail to the Folly on Saturday 16th April and stay 2 nights. For those who can do a third day, we will sail to Bucklers Hard Marina on 18th April for a night's stay.

Berthing at the Folly: We have 10 berths reserved on the midstream CHC Folly visitor pontoon, directly opposite the Folly Inn on 16th & 17th April. As you approach the Folly, call 'Folly Launch' on VHF Ch 72 for berthing instructions. There is a regular water taxi service between the CHC Folly visitor pontoon and the Folly Inn, call Ch72 'Folly Waterbus', or mobile 07974 864 627.

Berthing at Bucklers Hard: We have 6 berths reserved at Bucklers Hard Marina on 18th April. As your approach the Marina, call 'Beaulieu River Radio' on VHF Ch 68.

Bookings: To book, please email ken_munro@msn.com with

  • your name and contact number
  • vessel name, type, motor/sail
  • length (metres), beam (metres), draught (metres)
  • Folly or Folly and Bucklers Hard

Social:

On Saturday evening, Pontoon Party followed by supper at the Folly at 20.00.

To book supper at the Folly, call the Folly on 01983297171 or email: 7771@greeneking.co.uk, mention the 'Royal Southern Rally. Alternatively, book online at https://www.greeneking-pubs.co.uk/pubs/isle-of-wight/folly/. Under 'Special Requests' mention 'Royal Southern Rally'.

The Menu can be found here; https://www.greeneking-pubs.co....

On Monday evening, there may be tables in the Yachtsman's Bar in the Master Builder's Hotel. They do not take reservations, so it is 'first come, first served'.

Alternatively, there is a 'sumptuous fine dining' in the Riverview Restaurant at the Master Builder's Hotel. To book call the hotel on 01590 61623 or email enquiries@themasterbuilders.co.uk

For the 2022 Cruising Programme click here