Local Information

Swimming

We do not have a pool. The Town of Oakville has one just up the creek on the east side, next to the library. For hours of operation, please call 905-844-1381.

Tennis

We don’t have tennis courts either. The Town of Oakville has courts on Reynolds Street, about a 15 minute walk through town, east from the harbour.

Picnics and BBQ’s

We have gas BBQs which you are welcome to use. Please do not use rail-mounted BBQ on your boat or on the docks.

Laundry

The closest Laundromat is located 1 km west on Rebecca Street, just past Fortinos on Lakeshore Road West. (Ask for specific directions.)

Pump out

The Town of Oakville operates the pump-out just up and across the creek (on the east side). It is open Wednesday and Friday evenings 4 to 7, and Saturday, 9 to 1. At other times you can arrange for service by calling 905-338-4172. Also at Bront Outer Harbour Marina.

Fuel

If you can’t fit under the bridges, the nearest fuel is in Bronte, 3 miles west. Call Bronte Outer Harbour Marina at 905-827-7575 for their hours of operation.

Ice

Ice is available in the freezer on the north side of the clubhouse. $2.50 per bag. Please drop exact change in the slot marked for the purpose.

Supplies

There is a pop machine on the west wall of the clubhouse. The closest beer store is at Lakeshore Road West and Kerr Street, just a 5 minute walk west from the harbour. There is a Fortinos about a 5 minute walk west from the beer store. The closest liquor store is on Lakeshore Road East at Trafalgar Road, a 15 minute walk east from the harbour through the centre of town. There are also many specialty foods and other stores throughout the town.

Repairs

For engine repairs call G&B Sports Marine at 905-825-0561 or Richard’s Custom Marine Service at 905-891-7236. For electrical service call Paul Thornton at 905-849-6277.

Souvenirs

You are welcome to purchase OYS articles such as our club burgee or other regalia. Ask at the bar for assistance.

Smoking By-laws

OYS is governed by Ontario Laws which designate certain areas where smoking is prohibited. Please see our diagram indicating permissible smoking areas.