Club Marine Wednesday Twilight Series

"The crème de la crème of twilight racing"

Last night’s Club Marine Wednesday Twilight Race was another superb evening on Sydney Harbour. The four divisions (A, B, C and D), set off in a well-established 15-18 knot Sydney sea breeze, with gusts up to 20, in what was a fairly quick race around the harbour....

Maker's Mark Monday Twilight Series

Division 2 start

Maker's Mark Monday Twilight - Another perfect evening for sailing

A spectacular Sydney Harbour sunset was on show last night for race 15 of the Maker’s Mark Monday Twilight Series, coupled with perfect sailing conditions in a light 8 knot north easterly breeze. ...

Grant Thornton Short Haul Pointscore Series

Racing up the coast to Pittwater

Grant Thornton Short Haul Pointscore - Sydney to Pittwater and return race

Twelve yachts took off from Sydney Harbour on Saturday for the Grant Thornton Short Haul Pointscore race ten from Sydney to Pittwater. A beautiful 12 to 15 knot southerly breeze sent the fleet out past Sydney Heads, where they then poled out for the run north to Pittwater on Sydney’s northern beaches. ...

20 Feb 2017 13:41:00

Ocean Pointscore Series

Balance cleaned up for the second year in a row

Balance cleans up in Sydney Newcastle Race

Paul Clitheroe’s TP52 Balance has almost replicated her clean sweep of last year’s Sydney Newcastle race, taking line honours and winning IRC, ORCi and PHS overall, only missing breaking the record she set last year in the Ocean Pointscore Series conducted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia....

19 Feb 2017 09:40:00

Youth Sailing Academy

Racing at the NESPRESSO Youth International

Grimes starts off strong at the NESPRESSO Youth International Regatta

Day one of the NESPRESSO Youth International Match Race Cup saw lead changes, wind shifts and the unwelcome rain! The regatta hosted by the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) got off to a late start with the teams left on dry land for the morning. Until the wind filled in at 1130, and all 13 teams docked out to start the days’ racing. ...

17 Feb 2017 09:23:00


Functions and Dining

The CYCA offers superb alfresco dining options and two bars (one exclusively for members and their guests).

Our function rooms boast natural light and balconies overlooking Sydney Harbour. There is no better venue in Sydney to hold a wedding, social function, or corporate event.



Members Badge Draw - Results 16 February

The Jackpot Prize for Thursday 23 February, 2017 is $600.

Members' Badge Draw, LTPS/16/00855, is conducted in the Coasters Retreat between 6pm - 7pm.

CYCA Information Night - An Extraordinary Journey

Tuesday 14 March 2017 at 6:30pm

The CYCA Cruising Committee welcomes Chris Bray and Jess Taunton.

Chris and Jess will be speaking about the rebuilding of Teleport, a 29' junk and sailing it through the North West Passage, over the top of Canada and Alaska.  They will recount tales of dodging icebergs and polar bears and enduring a force 12 storm.

Blond Summer Bistro Menu

Check out the Summer Menu at Blond Bistro on the CYCA Deck.


BWPS and Ocean Racer Awards Presentation

The Blue Water Pointscore Series presentation evening will this year be held in conjunction with the CYCA Ocean Racer of the Year Awards on Friday 24 March.

Australian Yachting Championship

The CYCA will be hosting the Australian Sailing, Australian Yachting Championship this year. The 2017 Australian Yachting Championships will run from the 23 - 26 March 2017. 

CYCA Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering at the CYCA, we are currently offering a wide range of opportunities.


CYCA Heritage

The CYCA was established in 1944 and over the years has become Australia's leading exponent of ocean racing and sea safety.

Click on the photo above to visit the CYCA digital archives or watch historical videos of past Sydney Hobart Yacht Races.