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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World Sailing News

Perfect conditions round out CYCA Trophy Series
10 Dec 2018, 11:06 am  After their IRC Division 1 win on day one of the series, Marcus Blackmore AM's TP52 Hooligan had another great start, trailing only to Christian Beck's 100-foot super maxi InfoTrack out of the heads.
RS Aero Australian Championship
10 Dec 2018, 11:05 am  Port Stephens hosted the RS Aero Australian Championship December 6 - 9, 2018, drawing a majority New South Wales and Victorian contingent keen to sample the waters before the strong European and USA fleets arrive for the class' world championship
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Sail Port Stephens 2019 gets ready to roll
10 Dec 2018, 6:23 am  With online entries and the Notice of Race now up and running for the 12th annual Sail Port Stephens regatta, an unforgettable sailing holiday experience awaits for everything from IRC, Super 12 and Farr 40 yachts to cruising boats, trailer sailers
2018-19 Swan River Retro Yacht Series
10 Dec 2018, 6:21 am  The last SRRYS event for 2018 started with 31 registrations and 17 dedicated starters in fresh and postcard WA conditions.
Grinders Coffee partner with CYCA
10 Dec 2018, 6:12 am  Grinders Coffee Roasters has today signed on as naming-rights sponsor of the CYCA's Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, taking place tomorrow (Tuesday 11 December) 12:30pm in Sydney Harbour.

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