Youth Sailing Academy

Marinassess Trophy

2012 Olympic Silver medallist to compete in 2016 Marinassess Women’s Match Racing Regatta

2012 London Olympic silver medallist Lucinda Whitty will return to the bow of the Elliott 7 when she competes in the Marinassess Women’s Match Racing Regatta, hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia over the 10-11 September weekend....

Spring Series

CYCA Burgee

Race 2 Spring Series Results

Race 2 of the CYCA Spring Series took place on Sunday 21st August in what was a slow and long afternoon of racing on Sydney Harbour. ...

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  • 26 Aug 2016 12:30:00

Youth Sailing Academy

Harry Price and his CYCA Crew in Chicago

Harry Price and his CYCA Crew win their first ever Grade 2 Match Race event

Over the weekend, the CYCA was represented by Harry Price and his CYCA team of Murray Jones & Ben Robinson in the Chicago Grand Slam Grade 2 hosted by Chicago Match Race Center & Chicago Yacht Club. Sailed in Sonars, the boys came away with their first ever Grade 2 Match Race event win, taking out the semi-finals 3-0 over Peter Holz (USA) & defeating Chicago local, Steve Lowery, 3-0 in the finals! The victory now takes them to the top of the leader board of the U.S Grand Slam Series....

22 Aug 2016 12:30:00

Spring Series

Spring Series Race 1 Results

Race 1 of the CYCA Spring Series has been run and won in an afternoon of beaming sunshine and a soft southerly of 8-10 knots....

15 Aug 2016 10:00:00


2016 Club Marine NSW Youth Match Racing Championship Winners - Harry Price CYCA

Three in a row for Price at the Club Marine NSW Youth Match Racing Championship

For the third consecutive year, Harry Price from the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia has secured the Club Marine NSW Youth Match Racing Championship in what can only be described as one of the most fickle racing weekends this year on Sydney Harbour....

08 Aug 2016 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.



Member Badge Draw- Results 25 August

The Jackpot Prize for Thursday 1st September, 2016 is $2000.

Members' Badge Draw, LTPS/16/00855, is conducted in the Coasters Retreat between 6pm - 7pm.

This week's Members Badge Draw is proudly supported by **Performance Boating**

CYCA Trivia Night - September

CYCA Trivia Night – Wednesday, 14 September from 7:00pm

The last CYCA Trivia Night for the year will be held in September.  The last night is on Wednesday, 14 September from 7:00pm. 

Register today by clicking here

Wine Tasting Afternoon

Join Kurt and Katherine from Pernod Ricard Australia for an afternoon of wine tasting.

Sunday 18 September. 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

Includes a selection of tasty treats from Blond Catering. $15.00 per head.


Quiet Little Drink

Friday 9 September 2016 - 6:30pm

Supporting the Youth Sailing Academy, A Quiet Little Drink will recognise the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race competitors who notched up their 25th race and YSA students who made their debut in this prestigious event. 


Inaugural Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Corporate Luncheon

On Friday, 9 December, we are staging the Inaugural Corporate Launch Luncheon for the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race with the 2015 Tattersalls Cup winner, Paul Clitheroe as guest speaker.


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.