How do I go sailing?

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, 356 floating berth marina, a discover sailing boating academy, waterfront support services and a newly built clubhouse.

Sail Winter Information Night: Rules Interpretation Trivia Night ~ Thursday 30 July

Sail Committee invite you to test your rules knowledge, at a fun and relaxed trivia night!  Questions aimed at the everyday sailor – you don’t need to be on race ... read more »

Every minute counts: Race 14 Wednesday Wonders Winter 2015

A great view of Race 14, a view that feels even better when it is taken after you have crossed the finish line. Photo John Snare Race 14 saw a 32 yacht ... read more »

Discover Keelboat Racing

If you are new to sailing and keen to get into racing, this is the place to start.  Wednesdays and Sundays, only $50 Non-members $40 members - with a YA Instructor as ... read more »

Meet our newest (youngest) member!

SYC proudly introduces Lena Elizabeth Pauly (member number 6752) who was born 20 June 2015 and is the granddaughter of Harvey Pauly. During the mid months of 2013, General ... read more »

Race 5 Another Spinnaker Sunday

There were similarities between races 4 and 5 both being won by yachts flying spinnakers. Both races were sailed around shortened courses; they comprised a wide variety of keelboats; the ... read more »

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Club Events

Harbour View Restaurant Thursday Night Grill Night

A great Thursday night offer for the meat lover, offer begins 25 June 2015 with acoustic music! HVR Thursday Night Grill Night - Main Course for only $23 read more »

Friday Night Key Draw ~ Friday 10 July

Last week member #2926 missed out on the $675 jackpot! That means this Friday we have $700 up for grabs! Did you know Friday nights in the Members’ Bar we have ... read more »

Sail Winter Information Night: Rules Interpretation Trivia Night ~ Thursday 30 July

Sail Committee invite you to test your rules knowledge, at a fun and relaxed trivia night!  Questions aimed at the everyday sailor – you don’t need to be on race ... read more »

SYC Trivia 2nd Round ~ Friday 31 July 7.30pm for 7.45pm start

Open to all, bring your friends & spread the word!! Come & test your trivia talents, you are more than welcome to play any or all nights! Organise your own team, or ... read more »

SYC Seafood Cookoff ~ Friday 14 August

You be the judge as to which Chef is crowned the “2015 KING PRAWN”. SYC and HVR presents a seafood themed cook-off with strictly limited numbers. Executive Chef, Kol ... read more »

2015 Winery Tour + Picnic ~ Saturday 22 August

1 spot has just come up, please contact Eloise, first in best first served!! Evoke your Palate…. Get away with your fellow members for a memorable Winter ‘Magical Mystery’ Winery Bus ... read more »

Sail Winter Information in conjunction with Recreational Boating Guest Speaker: Peter Dransfield~ Thursday 27 August

SYC member Peter Dransfield is a long time Bayside resident with a passion for sailing. His annual trips to France and Croatia hold many amazing experiences, although he still describes ... read more »

SYC Trivia FINAL Round ~ Friday 28 August for 7.30pm for 7.45pm start

Open to all, bring your friends & spread the word!! Come & test your trivia talents, you are more than welcome to play any or all nights! Organise your own team, or ... read more »

Riding For Good – 24 Hour Charity Bike Ride ~ 29/30 August

SYC has a core of very keen cyclists, riding for charity, fun, fitness, friendship and general health. The core event and a vital part of the clubs Community and Environment pillar ... read more »

SYC BALL “SPRING FLING” ~ Saturday 5 September

Dress to impress and enjoy a night of fine food, beverages, fun and sophistication at the Annual Ball in the updated Port Phillip Room. Cheer on the 'Club Person' ... read more »

Sail Sandy 2015 ~ 17 – 18 October

Entries now open!  The regatta is open to all Monohull and Catamaran Off The Beach boats with a listed YV yardstick. Green fleet Optimist and Tacker Optimist will also be accepted. read more »