Youth Sailing Academy

RFBYC SamGilmour, Adam Negri and Storm Brown - 48th Balboa Yacht Club Governor's Cup Youth Match Racing Championship. Credit Mary Longpre

Sam Gilmour wins 2014 Governor's Cup

On the final day of racing, only the top four teams competed, since the other eight teams matches were completed on Friday. The racers from those teams were able to watch the finals in comfort from spectator boats. ...

CYCA Heritage

Kelpie was named Best Dressed Crew

Smoky Cape wins Parade of Sail with Kelpie named Best Dressed Crew

It was a grey and misty day on water for the ten competitors in the Parade of Sail and Blessing of Fleet. This was the 20th time the event has been conducted and is just one of many key events commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia....

  • Youth
  • 20 Jul 2014 17:30:00
  • Club
  • 20 Jul 2014 15:00:00

Land Rover Winter Series

Commodore John Cameron presents Tim Krieger, Land Rover Australia's Brand Manager with a small momento from the 2014 Land Rover Winter Series

Photo Gallery: 2014 Land Rover Winter Series Prizegiving

Last Friday evening, 18 July, over 200 Land Rover Winter Series competitors celebrated their success in the 2014 Land Rover Winter Series at the season ending prizegiving...

19 Jul 2014 00:00:00

Youth Sailing Academy

Cruising Yacht Club of Australia...looking aft. Credit Longpre Photos

Gilmour, Snow lead field at Governor’s Cup

The top eight youth match teams at the Governor’s Cup competed today in the Quarter Final Round Robin, completing six of the seven flights. At the top of the rank are teams led by Nevin Snow (USA) and Sam Gilmour (AUS), who recently competed in the World University Match Racing Championships in Italy, with Snow edging out Gilmour in the finals....

18 Jul 2014 10:00:00

Youth Sailing Academy

Killian Leads the Governor's Cup

The young team from Balboa Yacht Club of Christophe Killian, Harrison Vandervort and Jack Martin continued to surprise as they were able to beat the second place team. Both have nine wins. Every other team has lost at least three of their eleven matches. ...

17 Jul 2014 10:30:00


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.



Clipper Round the World Race Information Session

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race Information Session 10 August 2014, 4-5pm 
Are you are a keen sailor or have never sailed before and would like to take part in the world’s only round the world yacht race for amateur sailors, come along to this information session to find out more. RSVP:

Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race Spectator Vessel

Once again the team from Coast Cruises will be running a spectator vessel to watch the start of the Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race. Tickets are $55.00 and $45.00 for yacht club members and can be purchased by calling 0458888830 or 0458888831 or email us at

Crewing Opportunities at the CYCA

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

Click here to find out more

CYCA Trivia Night - Wednesday 13 August

CYCA Trivia Nights continue with the next fun filled evening being conducted on Wednesday 13 August July, 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.

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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.