Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Crew on the rail of Ark 323

China’s debut in Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Mainland China will make its debut in the 71st edition of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, joining two other internationals and 14 Australians who were quick in signing up after entry opened last Friday....

Spring Series

Sine Wave cruised to victory in Division 2 Spinnaker

Perfect Spring Conditions

The second last race of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Spring Series was greeted with perfect conditions on Sunday afternoon....

Clipper Round The World Yacht Race

Wendy Tuck and the team by Tower Bridge

Tuck sets off in Clipper Round the World

Australian Skipper Wendy Tuck and courageous Australian amateur crew in spectacular London send-off in world’s longest and toughest ocean endurance challenge...

31 Aug 2015 09:00:00

Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Wild Oats XI and Comanche in an enthralling race start last year

71st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Entries Open

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia today announced the release of the Notice of Race for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and invites eligible yacht owners to enter into Australia’s premier blue water event....

28 Aug 2015 13:00:00

Summer Series

Summer Series action from last season

Summer Racing Series Program

The CYCA Summer Racing Series 2015-2016 Program has been released...

25 Aug 2015 10:00:00


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.



Expressions of Interest for Entry in the 2016 Farr MRX Pacific Keel Boat Challenge

Chairman of the Sailing Committee Noel Cornish is pleased to advise Cruising Yacht Club of Australia members that an invitation has been extended to the club to submit an Expression of Interest to enter a team in the 2016 Farr MRZ Pacific Keel Boat Challenge.

A Quiet Little Drink

Since 1993, A Quiet Little Drink (QLD) Cocktail Party has been celebrated directly supporting the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Youth Sailing Academy.

Friday 11 September, 2015 from 6:30pm at the CYCA

Trash N Treasure

CYCA Associates and Cruising Committee Trash 'N' Treasure.

Sunday 11 October, 2015 from 10am

CLICK HERE for flyer and registration.

Members Badge Draw - August 27, 2015

The Jackpot Prize for Thursday 3 September, 2015 is $1600.

Members' Badge Draw, LTPS/15/00634, is conducted in the Coasters Retreat between 6pm - 7pm.

Thanks to this week's sponsor

** Performance Boating Services **

Solo Information Evening

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia Cruising Division announces a special evening featuring one of our club’s most famous yachts, Solo.

Guest speaker, Kevin Bourke, Author of the book ‘Man of Iron Ship of Steel’, will recount the colourful career of this famous yacht and its owner/builder/skipper, Vic Meyer.

CLICK HERE for event flyer


September Trivia Night

The next CYCA Trivia Night will be conducted on Wednesday 9 September, from 7pm.

This event is free to attend - so get your friends together or just come along and join in the fun - CLICK HERE TO RSVP


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.