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Australian Hydrographic Service Information Night with Mike Prince

Have you ever wondered which parts of a chart are good, and which are unreliable? How can you tell? While electronic charts may be popular, have you wondered if there are differences between official and commercial brands? There are many myths and misunderstandings surrounding electronic charts. These can mean the difference between a good day's sailing, and a very bad one. ...

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  • 24 Oct 2016 13:00:00
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MAY 2016

Andy Larson and ‘Good Buddy’ Rafiki Northwest Passage Gazing

Today, Andy is sitting on his yacht Rafiki at the CYCA Marina, waiting for a weather window which will allow him to depart (again) on a solo circumnavigation via the Northwest Passage. I say ‘again’ because there’s a big dose of deja-vu in this for Andy. ...

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  • 04 May 2016 15:00:00
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FEBRUARY 2016

Spirit of Cruising - 8 March

Spirit of Cruising evenings are happening in 2016 following on from our 2015 evenings which were well attended by established and potential Cruisers. ...

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  • 22 Feb 2016 00:00:00
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NOVEMBER 2015

Helicopter Training Exercise

Helicopter rescue is a risky and dangerous procedure especially when it involves sailing. ...

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  • 06 Nov 2015 12:00:00
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OCTOBER 2015

Solo Success

The Cruising Committee hosted a Solo information evening on Tuesday 13 October at the CYCA with author, Kevin Burke providing insight into his book about the great yacht....

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  • 14 Oct 2015 14:00:00
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Trash and Treasure Wrap-Up

It has been a long time between drinks, but the 2015 Trash and Treasure was a huge success....

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  • 13 Oct 2015 09:00:00
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Solo Information Evening

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia Cruising Division announces a special evening featuring one of our club’s most famous yachts, Solo. ...

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  • 07 Oct 2015 10:00:00
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SEPTEMBER 2015

Trash 'N' Treasure

Now is the perfect time to clean out the boatshed, under the house, the storeroom or even the boat and sell those unwanted items at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia Trash & Treasure....

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  • 25 Sep 2015 09:00:00
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NOVEMBER 2014

Parade of Sail to set 70th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race in motion

As a tribute to those yachts and crews to have played a major role in the evolution of the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, from its humble beginning back in 1945 to its current status as one of this nation’s greatest sporting events, the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia will hold a Parade of Sail on Sydney Harbour in the lead-up to the main event on Boxing Day....

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  • 15 Nov 2014 20:00:00
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FEBRUARY 2014

Funding announced for Swansea Channel Dredging

The announcement today by Deputy Premier, Andrew Stoner, and Minister for Roads and Maritime, Duncan Gay, that $2.5million has been allocated for Swansea Channel dredging is most welcome news for Lake Macquarie....

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  • 05 Feb 2014 17:00:00
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