Performance Racing fleet in action at Sail Port Stephens 2014

Sail Port Stephens Trophy winners announced

The best and most consistent performers over three days in a mixed bag of conditions reached for the last available points on the final day of the Pantaenius Port Stephens Trophy to cement close divisional wins....


Team Beau Geste took out IRC Division 1 from Tony Kirby's Patrice

Red shirts prevail at Sail Port Stephens

The red shirts have prevailed at the NSW IRC Championship staged over three days under the Pantaenius Sail Port Stephens banner....


Tony Kirby's Patrice on Day 2 of Sail Port Stephens - NSW IRC Championship

Four seasons in one day at Sail Port Stephens

Four seasons in one day perfectly describes day two at Sail Port Stephens. Looking around the magnificent bay there were literally microclimates in each corner; dark storm clouds on one side, sunshine on the other and wind ranging from five to near 30 knots late this afternoon when the Pantaenius NSW IRC Championship fleet finally broke out of the stalls in Salamander Bay....

12 Apr 2014 20:00:00


2014 SPS Islands Course

Freaky Friday at Sail Port Stephens

Sail Port Stephens’ long opening day was coined ‘Freaky Friday’ due to the wild variations in wind direction and strength. Tactically it was both intriguing and frustrating, particularly offshore where a thermal easterly and westerly dueled until the westerly finally won out this afternoon....

11 Apr 2014 19:00:00

Offshore Race

Victoire declared the overall winner of the Gosford Lord Howe Island Yacht Race

The canting keel Cookson 50 Victoire has been declared provisional winner of the Mount Gay 40th Gosford to Lord Howe Island Yacht Race....

07 Apr 2014 20:00:00


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 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.

Members Badge Draw - Results from 10 April 2014

The JACKPOT Prize for Thursday 17th April 2014 is $2200 Members' Badge Draw LTPS/14/01430 Coasters Retreat between 6pm - 7pm. Thanks to our sponsor ***Cascade Brewery Co***

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 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.