Australian Sailing

2017 AY Championship Day 4 Team Beau Geste

Team Beau Geste secure win fourth year in a row in IRC at 2017 Australian Yachting Championship

Team Beau Geste have secured their fourth IRC win in as many years at the 2017 Australian Yachting Championship that concluded today, Sunday 26 March. After four days of racing outside the Sydney Heads, Karl Kwok’s ‘Team Beau Geste’ took the win in Division A IRC. ...

Australian Sailing

2017 AY Championship Day 3 Nine Dragons

Short course races impact leaderboard for day three of 2017 Australian Yachting Championship

Conditions lightened off for day three of the 2017 Australian Yachting Championships when the near 200 sailors ventured out of the Heads for the second last day of racing for the regatta....


Ocean Racer Winners (left to right): Richard Williams, Shane Kearns, Sandy Eastman, Sam Haynes, Paul Clitheroe, Sam Price, Kevin Clarkson, Nick Scott-Perry

CYCA Ocean Racer of the Year awards - recipients announced

Recipients of the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 CYCA Ocean Racer of the Year Awards were announced at an official function at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia this evening....

24 Mar 2017 19:30:00

Australian Sailing

2017 Aychampionship day 2 Alive

Tricky conditions continue on day two of Australian Yachting Championship

Yesterday’s breeze settled overnight leaving a confused sea state and 5 to 8 knots for day two of the Australian Yachting Championship. Similar to yesterday, today’s racing consisted of a 19nm passage race to Coogee Beach and back....

24 Mar 2017 18:00:00

Australian Sailing

2017Aychampionshipday1 Bushranger

Thrills and spills for day one of the 2017 Australian Yachting Championships

After a night of squalls and southerly breeze, competitors of the 2017 Australian Yachting Championships had a tough stage set for day one. With a solid 15 – 20 knots of breeze in a sea state that resembled that of a dishwasher, sailors needed to strategise how best to complete the near 30 mile passage race to Botany Bay and back....

24 Mar 2017 11:00:00


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.



CYCA Trivia Night – April

The ever popular CYCA Trivia Nights start up again on Wednesday 12 April, from 7:00pm. 

RSVP today


Racing Rules of Sailing Seminars

Presented by Tony Mooney on

Thursday 20 April 2017


Wednesday 26 April 2017

At 6:30pm

Rolex Spirit of Yachting 2016 now available to view online

The 2016 Rolex Spirit of Yachting for the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is now available to view;

Members Badge Draw - Results 23 March

The Jackpot Prize for Thursday 30 March, 2017 is $1,400.

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

End of Summer Party on the CYCA Deck

Saturday 1 April 2017

6:30pm - 9:30pm

DJ Playing Music + Lucky Door Prize

Ticket includes a Frose Cocktail + Summer Burger & Chips.

Sydney Hobart Bar Happy Hour!

Every Tuesday and Friday in March from 6pm - 7pm, the Sydney Hobart Bar will have $4 schooners on offer for Happy Hour!!


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.