Andy Larson and ‘Good Buddy’ Rafiki Northwest Passage Gazing

Today, Andy is sitting on his yacht Rafiki at the CYCA Marina, waiting for a weather window which will allow him to depart (again) on a solo circumnavigation via the Northwest Passage. I say ‘again’ because there’s a big dose of deja-vu in this for Andy. ...

Land Rover Winter Series

Sailors with disAbilities fine form.

Skies clear and breeze kicks in for Land Rover Winter Series

It looked likely that rain and gloom would be part and parcel of Sunday’s opening pointscore race in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s (CYCA) Land Rover Winter Series, but it was to the contrary when light rain ceased and cloudy skies parted, giving way to a glorious sunny day and ideal racing conditions. ...

Summer Series

Paul Clitheroe collecting some of his winnings from Commodore John Cameron

2016 Summer Prize Giving

220 guests attended the Summer Series Prize Giving on Friday 22 April. See the images above for some of the highlights of the evening at the Club....

29 Apr 2016 00:00:00

Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race

Love & War is among the classics

Contemporary and classic combine for Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race

The latest in technology and classic yachts are among early entries for the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s (CYCA) Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race, which starts at 1300 hours on Saturday 30 July. ...

26 Apr 2016 17:00:00

Land Rover Winter Series

Amon Ra won the Great Veterans race

Great Veterans and Ladies Day heralds start of Land Rover Winter Series

Point Piper was picture-perfect on Sunday morning as the 61 boats contesting the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Great Veterans and Ladies Day races congregated there, ready to open racing in the Land Rover Winter Series, held on Sydney Harbour each winter....

26 Apr 2016 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.



Deck Menu

See the latest menu from the CYCA's award winning caterers - Blond Catering.


The Spirit of Cruising

The Cruising Committee invites you to attend the next Spirit of Cruising night.  The guest speaker is Rob Starkey, author of ‘Rob’s Passage Planner’. His address to Spirit of Cruising is titled Passage North and will briefly outline preparation, planning and the pleasures to be enjoyed.

$25 per person will cover simple light dinner refreshments.

Please advise the Club if you have any special dietary requirements.

Tuesday 7 June 2016 - 6:30pm in the Rani Room. 


Ladies Night

Please join us for an elegant end of week drink with the girls on Friday 13 May 2016 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.

Champagne & canapes - plus lucky door prizes

Free to members & one guest

RSVP today using our online booking system.

Members Badge Draw - Results April 28

The Jackpot Prize for Thursday 5 May, 2016 is $1,200.

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

This week's Members Badge Draw is proudly supported by **Active Casual**

CYCA Trivia Night May

CYCA Trivia Night - Wednesday 11 May, from 7:00pm.  

The ever popular CYCA Trivia Nights are on again.  The next night is on Wednesday 11 May, from 7:00pm. 

RSVP today using our online booking system.


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.