Blue Water Pointscore Series

Rob Hanna's Shogun V

Short sharp Flinders Islet Race goes to…

Tony Kirby’s Patrice has provisionally won the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Flinders Islet Race, but due to an error in her rating certificate, it is believed a revised certificate, due from the UK on Tuesday, will leave her outside the top placings, paving the way for Victorian yacht, Shogun V....

Blue Water Pointscore Series

Celestial is the early leader of the 2014 Blue Water Pointscore

Strong numbers for Flinders Islet Race

With the 70th edition of the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race looming, a large and varied field of 28 boats is entered for Race 2 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Blue Water Pointscore Series (BWPS) to start off Point Piper at 10.00am on Saturday morning. ...

Grant Thornton Short Haul Pointscore Series

Andy Stoeckel's Integrity won the 19th Monica Geddes Memorial Trophy race

Integrity wins Monica Geddes Memorial Trophy Race

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Sailing Season 2014-2015 has commenced with the traditional season opening race, the 19th Monica Geddes Memorial Trophy – Sydney Harbour Islands Race, being conducted today. ...

14 Sep 2014 17:30:00


Peter Messenger, Michael Coxon and Bill Sykes

Video Story: Quiet Little Drink 2014

The annual tradition of the Quite Little Drink continued last Friday evening 12 September and honoured those that had completed their first Hobart race, 25 and 40 Sydney Hobart races. ...

14 Sep 2014 00:00:00


Bill Sykes, Sean O'Rouke, Peter Messenger, Michael Coxon, David Kellett and Richard Grimes

Photo Gallery: Quiet Little Drink 2014

On Friday evening, 12 September, over 100 CYCA members and their guests gathered for the annual traditional that is the Quiet Little Drink...

12 Sep 2014 21:30:00


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 SOLAS Trusts Long Lunch

The annual CYCA SOLAS Trusts fundraising dinner will change in format slightly this year to a long lunch and be conducted on Friday 24 October from 1230pm onwards. Guests speakers will be ex Wallaby turned sailor Phil Waugh and bush poet Murray Hartin. Tickets are $125 per head and include lunch, beer, wine, champagne and soft drinks with a portion of the ticket price automatically going to CYCA SOLAS Trusts.

Crewing Opportunities at the CYCA

Have you seen the latest crewing opportunities available at crewing@CYCA?

Click here to find out more

Ocean Racer of the Year Nominations Now Open

Nominations are now open in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s prestigious Ocean Racer of the Year Awards. The 2014 Ocean Racer of the Year Awards will be announced on Thursday 11 December 2014 and the CYCA welcomes nominations from fellow offshore clubs that have suitable candidates they feel would be eligible for these awards. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION


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.