CYC News

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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Beneteau Cup 2018: Still time to enter!
16 Oct 2018, 10:17 pm  Calling all Beneteau owners! There's just over a week to go until the Beneteau Cup is on again for the 27th year running.
Multi50 class: Little racing cars of Route du Rhum
16 Oct 2018, 6:44 pm  Sailing their 15-metre foiling trimarans, the six competitors in this class all have their own points to prove as they make their way across the Atlantic on the 3,542-nautical mile course to the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe.
Fareast 28R Worlds at Fuxian Lake, China overall
16 Oct 2018, 2:40 pm  On a sunny day with great sailing conditions in Fuxian Lake, Wilfersail Racing team started the final day of the 2018 FAREAST 28R World Championship in the best way possible, winning the first race.
Hansa World Championships in Hiroshima day 2
16 Oct 2018, 10:17 am  The second race day of 2018 Hansa Class World & International Championship held one race for double handed classes and two races for single handed classes.
Former World Champ wins Etchells Pre Worlds
16 Oct 2018, 8:40 am  It has certainly been testing times in Brisbane for the 2018 Etchells Queensland State Championship. This regatta served as a warm up for the main event, the World Championship, which begins on October 21 for the 95-boat armada that has amassed.
F18 Worlds at Sarasota, Florida day 1
16 Oct 2018, 4:50 am  The F18 World Championship got their first race of the event underway today on Sarasota Bay. The fleet is comprised of 68 teams from 14 different countries, representing the best talent of the class globally.
Southport Yacht Club open fourth facility
16 Oct 2018, 4:34 am  Located at Regatta Waters situated within Damian Leeding Memorial Park, Oxenford. Southport Yacht Club along with the Gold Coast City Council will be launching the Club's fourth facility, this Friday, 19th October from at 4pm.
Aussies singers set to shine at Festival of Sails
16 Oct 2018, 2:51 am  Visitors to Geelong's waterfront are in for a triple treat over the Australia Day long weekend, with a stellar line-up of artists set to entertain crowds at the 2019 Festival of Sails.

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