As a Registered Club the CYCA relies on members to assist formulate policy through committee based structures, provide human resources in the conduct of our extensive sailing calendar, and offer professional services that management can refer to from time to time.

Volunteering is what makes a registered club unique from a standard commercial organisation, and without volunteers the club could not properly function within the framework of the its constitution.

The board of directors (volunteers themselves), are always looking for members to donate their time and particular skill set for the benefit of the organisation.

Volunteers are required for;

  • Board
  • Events and Club Functions
  • Sub-Committees
  • Race Management
  • Administration
  • Emergency Management
  • Radio Operators (ocean races)
  • Equipment Auditing
  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Information Centre
  • Boat driving
  • Breakfast club
  • Archiving and cataloguing the clubs historical records
  • Marketing / Communications
  • Protest committee

If you have a desire to devote your time and expertise for the benefit of the club please contact the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia and attach a completed Application Form. Volunteers must also read the Volunteer Code Of Conduct.


Positions Vacant

Position Title – Operations Manager

The Operations Manager is part of the Senior Leadership Team and works closely with the CEO to define the strategic direction of the organisation. The appointee will work in close partnership with senior executives to provide the leadership, management and vision necessary to ensure successful and safe operations, asset management and a strong supportive culture, to deliver sustainable growth and achieve the organisation’s vision.

Applications close 2 August 2019

Click here to view position description

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