Team Beau Geste in front in the IRC Australian Championship

Geste about there in the IRC Australian Championship

Karl Kwok’s TP52 Team Beau Geste sailing for the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club with a bunch of Kiwis on board is closing in on Australia’s premier IRC handicap trophy, the Audi IRC Australian Championship....

Offshore Race

Ragamuffin 90 secures line honours in the 2014 Rolex China Sea Race

Rolex China Sea Race: Ragamuffin 90 Seals Line Honours

Ragamuffin 90 has sealed line honours at the 2014 Rolex China Sea Race having led the entire 565-nm race from the start in Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong to the finish in Subic Bay, The Philippines....


Day 2 Spinnaker action at the IRC Australian Championships

Good Friday casts light winds over IRC Australian Championship fleet

For a bunch of diehard yachties Good Friday was spent out on the brilliant deep blue ocean off Newcastle contesting day two of the IRC Australian Championship...

18 Apr 2014 19:00:00

Offshore Race

Ragamuffin 90 has the advantage in the Rolex China Sea Race

Rolex China Sea Race: Advantage Ragamuffin

Syd Fischer’s 90-ft Maxi Ragamuffin has a commanding lead some 42 hours into the 27th edition of the Rolex China Sea Race. At 09:30 local time, Fischer’s Ragamuffin 90 was 134-nm from the finish line in Subic Bay, The Philippines and closing in on line honours....

18 Apr 2014 11:00:00


CYCA Member Craig Neil's Elena Nova leads Division B

IRC Australian Championship Day 1: Sailmaker’s Delight

Three drama-filled short course races off Newcastle’s Nobbys beach cracked the lid on the prestigious Audi IRC Australian Championship. Winds S-SE up to 23 knots and choppy seas created plenty of challenges for crews and tonight multiple torn sails are being patched up and other damage repaired....

17 Apr 2014 22:00:00


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.



Easter and ANZAC Day Long Weekend Trading Hours

Members are advised the Club will be open every day over the Easter Long Weekend 18 April – 21 April 2014 and the following ANZAC Day weekend. Click here to see the services that will be available

CYCA Ladies Night, Friday 9 May from 6.30pm

As part of the Club’s 70th Anniversary celebrations, the Associates Committee would like to extend an invitation to all female members of the Club (and one guest) to attend  a Ladies Night at the CYCA on Friday 9 May, from 6.30pm. Click here to RSVP today

CYCA Information Evening: Marine Electrics: Basics and Management at sea and away from the Marina with Rob Starkey, Tuesday 6 May from 6.30pm

Rob Starkey will bring his experience to the next CYCA Information Night to be held on Tuesday 6 May from 6.30pm. He will broaden your knowledge of the basics and fundamentals of the electrical systems on modern sailing yachts and their management. Register your attendance today via our online booking system

CYCA Trivia Night, Wednesday 14 May 2014, 7pm

The next CYCA Trivia Night will be conducted on Wednesday 14 May, from 7pm. This event is free to attend - so get your friends together or just come along and join in the fun. RSVP today using our online booking system.

Land Rover Winter Series Racing Rules of Sailing Seminar - Wednesday 30 April from 6.30pm

The CYCA will conduct a Racing Rules of Sailing Seminar for Land Rover Winter Series competitors on Wednesday 30 April at 6.30pm. The seminar will cover the core Racing Rules of Sailing with presenter Tony Mooney. Please Register your attendance here.

2013-2014 Summer Series Prizegiving Friday 2 May 2014

Come and celebrate the end of another successful summer season for the Blue Water, Ocean Pointscore, Grant Thornton Short Ocean Pointscore and Grant Thornton Short Haul Pointscore and Mount Gay Monday Twilight Series fleets at the annual summer series prizegiving dinner to be held on Friday 2 May starting at 7pm. Bookings are essential - Book online today.


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.