Bars and Dining

Whether you’re catching up with fellow sailors after a day on the water or just enjoying the waterside location with friends, the CYCA is the place to be! Dining at the CYCA brings together award-winning cuisine and a relaxed outdoor vibe.

Enjoy drinks by the water, order breakfast, lunch, dinner or a snack from award winning Blond Catering at the bistro and soak in the atmosphere on the waterfront seating.

The Bistro is open Monday to Sunday from 0800hrs.

Sydney Hobart Bar and deck

The Sydney Hobart Bar has a sophisticated fibreglass boat-shaped bar front, polished concrete flooring and a contemporary lighting plan. At the same time also being practical with a bar featuring 32 taps across two stations with carbon-fibre beer fonts.

With a brand-new menu and kitchen in Café 44 there are numerous meal options for all visitors and occasions.

The elegant furniture on both the upper covered and lower open decks allows for perfect place to meet after a harbour twilight or offshore race for a cold beer or bottle of wine, as the sun sets over the CYCA.

Attire is always casual.

Sydney Hobart Bar opening hours:

Monday-Friday         10am till late

Saturday-Sunday     8am till late

Coasters Retreat

Coasters retreat - CYCA Members bar

Coasters Retreat on the upper level of the CYCA is an area exclusive to members and their guests with views over the marina and Rushcutters Bay towards the Sydney skyline.

The history of the club is ever-present with half-models of Sydney Hobart winning yachts lining the walls and plaques acknowledging boats and members for their years of service and sailing achievements. With a lounge area and double-sided fireplace adjoining the archives nook stories and traditions are readily available.


The Coasters Retreat Bar features a marble fronted bar and striking brass beer fonts. With sliding doors, balcony access and elegant furniture from Janus et Cie there is not better place to share stories and enjoy the Club.

Dress regulations apply in Coasters Retreat.

Coasters Retreat opening hours:

Monday – Friday        4pm till late

Saturday – Sunday    1pm till late

Happy Hour                5pm-6pm (excluding Sundays and public holidays)


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