CYC News

Matthew Owen - Celebration of Life.
Thank you to all of you who were able to attend the beautiful and moving celebration of Matt's, (CYC CEO) life recently. There is a link for Rare Cancers Australia in Matt’s name, where if you would like to make a donation to an organisation that was a huge support for Matt and his family during his time of illness. We also have available the Pillow stickers for a cost of $10 where all proceeds will be donated to Rare Cancers Australia. Click here to donate -www.rarecancers.org.au/matthew
2018 - 2019 Summer racing dates available
Planning your summer racing? You can download the CYC's Racing Calendar here. Other documents such as the 2018-2019 NOR's are also available from the racing and special regatta information pages.
CYC September 2018 Newsletter
It's been very busy tackling the ever growing list of winter jobs to be done before summer racing and the sail school winds up again. Find out whats been going on, download the latest newsletter here!
The Canberra Yacht Club Official Brochure
The CYC enjoys a spectacular location on the waterfront at Lotus Bay on Lake Burley Griffin, and caters for a thriving membership with a diverse range of boating interests. Learn more about the club in the Official Club Brochure - read it here.

CYC Strategic Plan 2018 - 2021
The Canberra Yacht Club Committee has ongoing responsibility to oversee its day to day operations, administration and finances, and a responsibility to lay the foundations to ensure the Club prospers for the long term benefit of members. As a core platform of this long term goal, our Strategic Plan is aimed at strengthening our great Club over the next three years. The CYC should never stand still and will always strive to enhance key assets, namely sailing activities, membership and the staff in our employment. The Plan will be updated by the Committee annually to provide a key focus for our Club’s activities - read the plan here. Commodore Sue Hart.

CYC Sailing School Enrolment Open
Enrolments now open! The CYC's very popular family, adult and children's sailing courses plus youth sailing squad places are now available for application. Places fill quickly! Book online today - Adults/Family  & Children.
Buoyed Up at the Canberra Yacht Club
Buoyed Up with Tackers, is an initiative which assists vulnerable children aged 7-12 years to participate in the Junior Sailing program as a way to build confidence, self-esteem and engage in an active lifestyle. The program provides children from disadvantaged backgrounds with a unique fun-based opportunity that will enhance their general life skills and capabilities. Please click here - for a video about Buoyed Up and how you can help this important initiative. The Australian Sports Foundation supports the CYC’s Buoyed Up with tax deductability for your donation – please click here to find out more.
CYC Boat Shop
The CYC Boat Shop has a comprehensive range for all your sailing requirements. We stock boat fittings, wire, clothing, fiberglass repair kits, nuts & bolts, rope, paint, bags, and much more. We are located in the Sailors Cabin downstairs on the Lake side of the CYC. Monday to Friday 9.30 am to 4.00pm - Saturday 9.30am to 12.00pm - Sunday 9.30am to 12.00pm - Phone 6273 4777  boatshop@canberrayachtclub.com.au




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OK Dinghy magazine November 2018 issue published
21 Nov 2018, 3:11 pm  The November 2018 issue of the OK Dinghy International magazine has now been published online and through the letterboxes of OK Dinghy sailors worldwide.
Sharp third and Gavignet signs off with a win
21 Nov 2018, 10:07 am  The smiles and jokes with the media and VIPs who greeted the skipper of Imerys Clean Energy after arriving at the dock in Pointe-à-Pitre masked acute disappointment.
Black Friday at Musto! 20% OFF Online Now
21 Nov 2018, 8:43 am  20% off all full price products. Use code BF20 at the checkout.
2018 Martinique Flying Regatta day 1
21 Nov 2018, 6:24 am  There was lift off today at Martinique Flying Regatta, the Caribbean's first regatta purely for foiling boats. Conditions on the Baie de Fort de France for day one could not have been better with 18-20 knots and flat water
A Cat World Championship day 3
21 Nov 2018, 6:15 am  And it all started out so calmly. On day that initially promised so little at first, it ended with a bit of a bang as the day's three act drama unfolded in a building wind from the North.
Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta 2019
21 Nov 2018, 5:59 am  Yes, we have only 3 months before the running of the 13th, Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta in 2019, organised and hosted by the Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto.

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