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Onshore - Vol 45, 19 November 2012
Cabbage Tree Island Yacht Race: Loki takes overall honours

While Bob Oatley, Mark Richards and the crew of Wild Oats XI were savouring their record breaking line honours win in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's Cabbage Tree Island Race this afternoon, the battle for overall honours raged throughout the day with Stephen Ainsworth finally adding another trophy to his collection when his reliable Loki was declared the overall winner this evening (Saturday 17 November). CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY
CYCA welcomes Eden Marine High students

Last week, 21 students from Eden Marine High were able to experience a week long program of learning to sail, shopping, movies and restaurants.  Since 1983, the CYCA has conducted this program as one of the ways it thanks the Eden community for their support during the conduct of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

CLUB NEWS
OCEAN POINTSCORE SERIES
Port Hacking Race: Merlin takes the double

Olympic gold medallist and America’s Cup yachtsman, David Forbes, has sailed Merlin to double victory in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Ocean Point Score Race 3 to Port Hacking return this afternoon, taking out line and IRC overall honours.

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GRANT THORNTON SHORT HAUL POINTSCORE SERIES
Katinka wins the IRC and PHS double in the Grant Thornton Short Haul Night Race

Paul O’Connell’s 32 year old Cole 35 Katinka won the IRC and PHS double in the Grant Thornton Short Haul Night Harbour Race last evening.

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BLUE WATER POINTSCORE SERIES
Wild Oats XI smashes her Cabbage Tree Island Race Record

Wild Oats XI shaved 1 hour 57 minutes 40 seconds of the 14 hours 13 minutes 35 seconds record it set in 2010, crossing the Rushcutters Bay finish line at 07:15:55 this morning, to set a new record time of 12 hours 15 minutes 55 seconds.

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SOCIAL
New Members Welcome Function

Last evening, Tuesday 13 November, over 50 new members were officially welcome to the Club by Commodore Howard Piggott

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Club Noticeboard

CYCA Merchandise - Get set for Summer!

The new Spring/Summer range from Musto has arrived at the CYCA.   Current seasons polos, t-shirts and sweaters for men and women are now available.  Get in early for Christmas. Sizes are limited.

Please see reception and ask to see the range.

 

CYCA CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS PARTY

Come and meet Santa!....It's Christmas party time!! Enjoy a fun filled Christmas party with balloons, face painting, party tricks and a present for every child. Children are welcome to come dressed up!

When: Sunday 2 December 2012
Where: The Freya Room 2-4pm
RSVP Date:  Monday 26th November 2012. Please indicate the name, gender and age of
each child when booking.  This is so Santa can select an appropriate gift for each child from his warehouse!!

The Children's Christmas Party is hosted for the children and grandchildren of CYCA members.  The highlight of the afternoon is not only hanging out with Stretch "The Magical
Clown" and his friend, but a visit from SANTA who will be arriving by RIB.

Bookings are essential - Book Online today
For further information please contact CYCA Reception on 02 8292 7800 or email reception@cyca.com.au.  

 

SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, Tuesday 11 December - Spectator Ferry

Get on board MV Coast for another first class day of champagne sailing for the famous SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, the precursor to the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.
 
MV Coast will again be front and centre on the race course for one of the great days on Sydney Harbour, the SOLAS Big Boat Challenge. This is a day not to be missed, no exclusion zone racing means up close and action packed viewing.

Coast welcomes back all our regular sailing aficionados, sailing friends and family of the race competitors. This is the classic Sydney yacht race day. Our first-class commentary team and crew will make your day a memorable one.

Cruise details
Coast will pick up guests at King Street Wharf, No. 9 dock, Darling Harbour, at 10.15am on December 11, and return approximately 3.00pm. Tickets are $60.00, and $50.00 for CYCA members, ticket price includes a welcome glass of sparkling and a snack on board. A CYCA pick up and drop will be advise should there be sufficient demand

Call 0458 888 831, or email coasthc@me.com to secure your place on board, Capped numbers to ensure comfort.

Further information: www.coastcruises.com.au


NEWS FROM L Eat

Bistro Hours and Theme Nights

Summer Bistro trading hours: 8am until 9pm. Don't forget about our Theme Nights:

  • BarraMonday- Every Monday we are offering NT Grilled  Barramundi served with chips and salad for only $15. Available from 12pm until 9pm.
  • Wednesday- Every Wednesday Steak night, 300g Grain-fed Rump Steak served with chips, salad and your choice of sauce for only $15. Available from 5pm until 9pm.
  • Thursday - $12 Members Badge Draw Special. Each week tempt yourself with the fabulous daily special available from 5pm - 9pm. Catch up with your mates after the Members' Badge Draw.

Click here to view the summer menu

Christmas Day at the CYCA

Don't want to melt in the kitchen this Christmas Day cooking up your family feast? Then come and enjoy a delicious Christmas Buffett at the CYCA. Cost is $96.00 for each Adult (drinks excluded) and $50 for children aged 5-10 years. (Kids under 5 eat free). Bookings essential - click here to view menu and booking form

UPCOMING EVENTS


21 NOVEMBER-
27 MARCH




Club Marine Wednesday Twilight (Non Spinnaker)
THURSDAY
22
NOVEMBER

18:00 to 19:00

Members' Badge Draw
FRIDAY
23
NOVEMBER

00:00 to 18:00

Beneteau Regatta
SATURDAY
24
NOVEMBER

10:00 to 22:00

Ocean Pointscore - MYHC SSORC
SATURDAY
SUNDAY

24-25
NOVEMBER



MHYC SSORC


26 NOVEMBER-
1 JANUARY




Mount Gay Rum Monday Twilight (Spinnaker)


28 NOVEMBER-
27 MARCH




Club Marine Wednesday Twilight (Non Spinnaker)
THURSDAY
29
NOVEMBER

18:00 to 19:00

Members' Badge Draw
SATURDAY
SUNDAY

1-2
DECEMBER



Blue Water Pointscore Race - Lion Island Botany Bay
SATURDAY
1
DECEMBER

12:00 to 22:00

Grant Thornton Short Ocean, Short Haul & Ocean Pointscore - David Burke Memorial
SUNDAY
2
DECEMBER

14:00 to 16:00

CYCA Children's Christmas Party


3 DECEMBER-
25 MARCH




Mount Gay Rum Monday Twilight (Spinnaker)
BADGE DRAW
Members Badge Draw - Results from 15 November

The JACKPOT Prize for Thursday 22nd November 2012 is $1000 Members' Badge Draw LTPS-12-01502 Coasters Retreat between 6pm - 7pm. Thanks to our sponsor ***Flagship Charters***

Members drawn on 15/11/2012 were:

  1. Diana Hawley                #726
  2. Timothy Folland             #2872
  3. Graham Anthanaseris     #3498
  4. Ian Wilson                     #222

Members must be present at the CYCA clubhouse at the time their number is
drawn.  The first number will be drawn at 1815, followed by 1830 and 1845 with
the final number being drawn at 1900.

Following that the usual raffle will take place.  Terms and conditions of entry apply

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