1. This newsgroup is for the discussion of sailing in Australian waters or by Australians. Input from international subscribers is welcome, indeed encouraged. 2. The following discussion is encouraged: a) discussion of cruising issues in the waters around Australia (including New Zealand, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea...) b) notification of club events c) discussion of local races d) discussion of international sailing events that have Australian competitors e) general discussion of sailing and boating issues which have some Australian flavour f) advertisements for second-hand boats and boating products (located in Australia) by private sale g) power, row and paddle boaters are also welcome to post here if there is no more appropriate newsgroup available 3. The following postings are definitely NOT acceptable: a) advertisements for boats or websites placed by or on behalf of marine brokers b) advertisements by (or on behalf of) businesses for boating supplies or products, unless in response to a genuine request c) flames (please avoid making personal attacks on other posters, even if they don't show the same restraint) d) binary or HTML postings e) cross-posting to more than two other newsgroups. Cross-posting at all should be avoided unless the posting is clearly appropriate for all forums
The above graph is a moving average of the number of articles posted into aus.sport.sailing per day. The top of the green area counts the number of articles posted in the last 24 hours, whereas the blue line counts the number of articles posted in the last 2 hours, times 12.