Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Rolex Sydney Hobart: New Ragamuffin hull arrives

The brand new hull of Syd Fischer’s new Ragamuffin 100 arrived at Sydney City Marine in Sydney under the cover of darkness in the early hours of this morning, her sheer size causing one bystander to comment, “The eagle has landed.”   ...

Grant Thornton Short Ocean Pointscore Series

Perfect Spring Racing Conditions for the Grant Thornton Short Ocean Pointscore Race 1 and Short Haul Series Race 2

“A perfect spring day for yacht racing”… were the constant words of delight sung amongst sailors who competed in the first race of the season in the Grant Thornton Short Ocean Pointscore and second in the Grant Thornton Short Haul Series....

Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

RIO 100's first sail in Auckland

RIO makes it 70 for 70th race edition

RIO 100, an American entry known better to locals as Zana, Konica Minolta and Lahana, is the 70th entry received for the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race; tying in nicely with the 70th running of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s famous 628 nautical mile event. ...

22 Sep 2014 11:00:00

Blue Water Pointscore Series

Rob Hanna's Shogun V

Short sharp Flinders Islet Race goes to…

Tony Kirby’s Patrice has provisionally won the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Flinders Islet Race, but due to an error in her rating certificate, it is believed a revised certificate, due from the UK on Tuesday, will leave her outside the top placings, paving the way for Victorian yacht, Shogun V....

21 Sep 2014 13:05:00

Blue Water Pointscore Series

Celestial is the early leader of the 2014 Blue Water Pointscore

Strong numbers for Flinders Islet Race

With the 70th edition of the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race looming, a large and varied field of 28 boats is entered for Race 2 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Blue Water Pointscore Series (BWPS) to start off Point Piper at 10.00am on Saturday morning. ...

18 Sep 2014 11:00:00

FUNCTIONS & DINING

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.

FUNCTIONS & DINING AT THE CYCA

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Melbourne Cup 2014

Giddy Up!   It is time for Melbourne Cup 2014

Pop the bubbles, place your bets & come celebrate the race that stops a nation with L Eat @ The CYCA overlooking the harbour.   Indulge in our pre-lunch canapés, followed by a three course lunch & finished with an indulgent, interactive cheese display & choc-o-luscious chocolate fountain!    Sweeps, lucky door prizes, fashions on the deck & of course, a big screen to watch all of the action!

$125 Per Person (excluding beverages)   Get in quick as this event is always sells out early!  Click here to download the booking form

CYCA Information Evening - Tuesday 7 October from 6.30pm

Rendezvous to Hobart 2015, Classic Tasmanian Cruising, Communications and Passage Planning & Weather Routing.

This evening will cover several topics including the 2015 Rendezvous to Hobart Cruise in January, as well as classic Tasmanian cruise destinations, communications, passage planning and weather routing.

 

CYCA SOLAS Trusts Long Lunch

The annual CYCA SOLAS Trusts fundraising dinner will change in format slightly this year to a long lunch and be conducted on Friday 24 October from 1230pm onwards. Guests speakers will be ex Wallaby turned sailor Phil Waugh and bush poet Murray Hartin. Tickets are $125 per head and include lunch, beer, wine, champagne and soft drinks with a portion of the ticket price automatically going to CYCA SOLAS Trusts.

Members Badge Draw - Results from 25 September 2014

The JACKPOT Prize for Thursday 2nd October 2014 is $4400 Members' Badge Draw LTPS/14/01430 Coasters Retreat between 6pm - 7pm. Thanks to our sponsor ***PEPPERS ANCHORAGE PORT STEPHENS MARINA***

Members Badge Draw -Results from 18 September 2014 (1)

The JACKPOT Prize for Thursday 25th September 2014 is $4200 Members' Badge Draw LTPS/14/01430 Coasters Retreat between 6pm - 7pm. Thanks to our sponsor ***ACTIVE CASUAL***

Ocean Racer of the Year Nominations Now Open

Nominations are now open in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s prestigious Ocean Racer of the Year Awards. The 2014 Ocean Racer of the Year Awards will be announced on Thursday 11 December 2014 and the CYCA welcomes nominations from fellow offshore clubs that have suitable candidates they feel would be eligible for these awards. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

CYCA HERITAGE

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.