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Welcome to Sandringham Yacht Club (SYC). Situated 15km south east of Melbourne on the foreshore of Port Phillip, SYC has the best facilities for sailing on the Bay, offering year round world class sailing and social events, exceptional dining rooms, 340 floating berth marina, a discover sailing boating academy, waterfront support services and a newly built clubhouse.

Opening Day 2014 ~ Saturday 4 October

A great day for you, your family and friends to celebrate the Opening of the 2014 – 15 Sailing Season and have some fun dressing your boat to the “Blues, Blue, ... read more »

SYC Match Racing Squad 2014

Dear Match Racing Squad, Just a quick reminder that your next Match Racing Training session is this Sunday 31 August at 9.30am. Dates & Times: All sessions will start promptly at 9:30am.  The balance of ... read more »

Fantastic Effort Scarlet Runner!

                  Late last night Scarlet Runner a Reichel Pugh 52 arrived in Sydney completing a circumnavigation ... read more »

Wednesday Wonders – different Winter Winners, Different course Series 2014: Race 20

It was the first time this series that a Wednesday fleet has sailed the 7 leg, 8.2 nautical mile course 32. With a southerly start the course comprises a quadrangle ... read more »

2014 Ronstan Opening Day Challenge

Sandringham Yacht Club in conjunction with Ronstan is pleased to announce the Ronstan Opening Day Challenge for 2014.  The racing area will be between the Clubhouse ... read more »

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Club Events

Recreational Boating in conjunction with Sail Winter Information Night – Marine weather + forecasting resources – Thursday 28 August

Before you go out on the water, always check the weather using a marine weather forecast. Land and general forecasts do not take into account wind speed over ... read more »

SYC Seafood Cookoff ~ Friday 29 August

You be the judge as to which Chef is crowned the “2014 KING PRAWN”. SYC and HVR presents a seafood themed cook-off with strictly limited numbers. Executive Chef, Kol ... read more »

Friday Night Key Draw ~ Friday 29 August

Last  Friday, member #2510 missed out on the $375 jackpot! That means this Friday we have $400 up for grabs! Did you know every Friday night in the Members’ Bar we have a weekly ... read more »

Marine Radio Operator Certificate of Proficiency ~ Tuesday 2 September

This course is comprised of three main sections over two nights; introduction, revision and the examination and aims to provide the knowledge and skills for candidates to achieve the MROCP ... read more »

Marine Radio Operator VHF Certificate of Proficiency ~ Tuesday 2 September

This course aims to provide the knowledge and skills for candidates to achieve the MROVCP issued by the Australian Communications Authority.  It also seeks to develop confidence and general competence ... read more »

House of Horror – Friday 5 September

SYC Young Members present the HOUSE OF HORROR night. Get your 'spook' on and come along for a fright, a dance, drink specials, a light supper, live music and ... read more »

Boat Weighing Day ~ Sunday 7 September

The Weigh Day is Scheduled for Sunday 7 September weighing Keelboats and Multihulls at Sandringham Yacht Club. Booking forms available at www.yachtingvictoria.com.au or by contacting sailing@yachtingvictoria.com.au read more »

Father’s Day ~ Sunday 7 September

Dads deserve a nice family breakfast or lunch to celebrate their special day!  Be early to book a table in the Harbour View Restaurant.   Breakfast ~ 0930 - 1130 Delicious ... read more »

Looking for something for the kids to do during the school holidays?

Tackers is an introductory, fun, games-based sailing program designed for kids aged 7 to 12.  Kids don’t need to have any prior sailing experience. The only requirement is that they ... read more »

Sail Committee Winter Information Night – Thursday 11 September

Australia has a world renowned search and rescue service that spans the nation and covers 52.8 million square kilometres of the Indian, Pacific and Southern Oceans. Craig Longmuir is ... read more »

Torquing Heads Lunch featuring the history of Bathurst 1000 ~ Friday 12 September

Torquing Heads Lunch featuring The Great Race, the history of Bathurst 1000 with Guest Speaker, Brian "Brique" Reed Brian “Brique” Reed competed at twelve Bathurst endurance races between the years of 1964-1980. ... read more »

SYC Annual General Meeting ~ Tuesday 16 September

The Annual General Meeting will take place at 2000 in the Port Phillip Room. All members welcome.   read more »

Welcome Scarlet Runner Home ~ Friday 19 September

SYC welcomes home Scarlet Runner after her world tour with a celebration in the Members' Bar! Come down for Key Draw and then congratulate Rob and the crew on their ... read more »

OTB Pie Night + New Members Introduction ~ Friday 26 September

Come and catch up with all the OTB news - join us for free party pies and sausage rolls!!  The OTB Committee would also like to take this opportunity ... read more »

AFL Grand Final Day ~ Saturday 27 September

Let the beer flow as Grand Final fever hits and catch all the live action on the screens of the Members' Bar, be part of the atmosphere, feel ... read more »

Working Bee 2014 ~ Put your hand up and help clean SYC

Sunday 28 September is the annual Club Clean Up Day. 9am until 12pm, with a thank you BBQ to follow. Put your hand up and help clean SYC in preparation for Opening Day! Volunteers ... read more »

Opening Day 2014 ~ Saturday 4 October

A great day for you, your family and friends to celebrate the Opening of the 2014 – 15 Sailing Season and have some fun dressing your boat to the “Blues, Blue, ... read more »