Merricks Yacht Club
Merricks Yacht Club is a popular local club on the foreshore at the end of Merricks Beach Road. The sailing is friendly but competitive and the club has produced some keen and accomplished sailors over the years. It caters for juniors, newcomers and experienced sailors with active programs for all during the summer months. It cooperates with Westernport Yacht Club to run junior sailing classes over the summer. The club also admits social members and functions as a great meeting place for locals and holiday makers alike. Local residents host a happy hour every Thursday evening at 5pm and visitors staying in the village are welcome.