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  • On the club pontoon

    Down on the club pontoon… a place to meet and socialise with other members or simply just ‘be’ with you boat.

  • Lift Out

    Getting ready for the winter season.
    Hard hats, hi-viz jackets & steel toecap boots – not forgetting the all-important life jackets – are the order of the day!

  • Sailing the North Sea

    Racing around the East Barnard

  • All aboard!

    It’s work and play in equal amounts at LCC.

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Club Facilities

  • Boat winch

    Boat Winch

    Checks have confirmed that the supporting structures are still sufficiently sound.
    However, there is an ongoing problem with electrolysis, due to the composition of the original iron I-beams.

  • visitor berths and moorings

    Visitor Berths

    We are now open to visitors once more!

  • hard standing

    Hard Standing & Compound

    The club's compound provides members with a convenient dry area for winter storage and a secure place for parking and boat maintenance through the summer months.

  • The clubhouse

    The Clubhouse

    Provides members and visitors with not only toilet and shower facilities, but also a convenient hub for various club events, meetings and regular training courses.

  • Southwold resolved pontoon

    Member Moorings

    The Club offers members both casual and permanent mooring options.
    These include a range of pontoon facilities such as mains electric, water and convenience lighting.

  • Mast crane

    Mast Crane

    The club crane, situated on the club's compound, offers members an easy and convenient way to remove peripheral equipment such as masts, small tenders and other hard-to-lift items of on-board equipment.

  • Social Events

    Social Events

    LCC prides itself on offering members a diverse range of social activities through the year - including sailing events, a summer BBQ, winter walks and the club's popular annual christmas dinner.

Club News & Info

  • Lowestoft Flood Risk Management Project

    Lowestoft Flood Risk Management Project

    The Project has launched a virtual visitor centre providing information about development and construction of the tidal flood walls and tidal barrier.
    The centre will be open for the duration of the project and regularly updated with new information.

  • third crossing bridge lock info

    Third Crossing – Newsletters

    The project continues to make good progress and the bridge is coming into full view, with the shape and structure of the control tower building now clearly visible above the main bridge deck.

  • work parties; Wednesday Work Party, working parties

    Wednesday Work Party

    Wednesday Working parties are now back on, currently with Saturday Work Parties as well.
    See the Club calendar for updates from the Vice Commodore.

  • Trade Wind Nightfall; Photo Competition 2020

    Photo Competition 2020

    The winner of the 2020 photo competition, as chosen by the winner of the 2019 conpetition.

  • Jobiska's Journey

    Jobiska’s Journey

    Now safely moored up in the Lowestoft Cruising Club and all that remains is to pack up and go home, oh yes and drink champagne!
    4,332 miles in time of a corona virus pandemic: Turks and Caicos - Azores - UK.

  • Phil Betts' Baltic Trip

    Phil Betts’ Baltic Trip

    The idea was to sail back to the Baltic Sea, I say sail back because this will be my second trip there. It’s now time to do it all again, this time hoping to do some proper sailing out there.

Other News & Links

  • if sailing to or from the UK in a pleasure craft

    UK Government launches new online platform for pleasure craft to register arrival and departure to and from the UK.

  • RYA Safe Tracks logo

    RYA SafeTrx now supersedes the HM Coastguard CG66 scheme.

  • Notices for Mariners

    RYA advice on where to find information about the weather and tides around the UK.

  • MIAB 2023 logo

    A new collection of cases (volume 1 of 2023) detailing accidents involving vessels from the merchant, fishing and recreational sectors is now available to download.