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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.

Unique Advertising Opportunity!

SYC has a unique and highly visible advertising opportunity on our Members’ Bar “meal buzzers/pagers”. The average number of meals per day in the Members' Bar is 100 – 150, which ... read more »

Cruise in Company Docklands ~ Friday 28 – Saturday 29 March

Entry closes 14 March... Boating isn’t just a hobby, it’s a lifestyle! Come and join us Dockside at Docklands, hang out with your fellow members with a ... read more »

Endeavour III ~ For Sale

Endeavour III was factory built by 'Pompeis' of Mordialloc in 1979. She has only had three owners, first 1979-1985, then she went over the Williamstown for 18 months until we ... read more »

Heading out of the marina for a few days?

With the long weekend and Easter coming up SYC strongly recommends owners/skippers register the movement of their vessels for overnight or longer passages within and outside Port Phillip ... read more »

SYC New Skippers Assistance and Support Program

Are you a new skipper to fleet racing at Sandringham Yacht Club? Sail Committee is pleased to introduce an Assistance and Support Program for new skippers participating in fleet racing at ... read more »

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Club Events

Friday Night Key Draw ~ Friday 6 March

The last week member #2063 missing out on the $250 jackpot! That means this Friday we have $275 up for grabs! Did you know Friday nights in the Members’ Bar ... read more »

CIC Westernport incorporating Investigator Family Cruise Rally – Saturday 7 March – Sunday 16 March

Entries have now closed.  Cruise briefing will be held in the Training Auditorium Wednesday 4 March at 7.45pm. read more »

420 / 29er /470 Class Association Victorian Championship ~ 7 – 9 March 2015

Entries close 1700 hours Friday 27 February 2015. (Late entries will be accepted however will incur a late fee). Click here for 2015 Int 420 29er 470 Class Vic Champs ... read more »

Public Holiday SYC Trading hours ~ Labour Day ~ Monday 9 March

Please note the SYC trading hours for Monday 9 March: Clubhouse 1130 - 2100 Reception Closed Members' Bar 1200 - 2100 Harbour View Restaurant Closed Yard Closed KKC Closed Closing times int he Members' Bar and Clubhouse are a guide and will ... read more »

The Pardoners Twilight Performance ~ Thursday 12 March

The Pardoners will hit the Members’ Bar after Twilight sailing on Thursday 12 March from 8pm. Come down for a great evening with bistro meals available in the Members’ Bar + a $20 ... read more »

Social Ride For All Club Cycling Enthusiasts ~ Saturday 14 March

The Club likes to support complementary activities that are of interest to members and strengthen the bonds with our members. We are planning to hold a few group bike ... read more »

Notice of Ordinary General Meeting ~ Tuesday 17 March

5 February 2015 Dear Members,  Notice of Ordinary General Meeting 20:00hrs Tuesday 17 March 2015 In accordance with Rule 17 of the ... read more »

Keeping Cancer at Bay BBQ ~ Saturday 21 March

Come and enjoy an after race BBQ for a gold coin donation (or more if you are feeling generous!) and help support this worthy cause.... read more »

Fishing Challenge ~ Sunday 22 March

Port Phillip Bay is a great all year round fishery and can provide some great lure fishing opportunities and fun for all the family! Although we won’t catch a 10kg ... read more »

Wendy Stapleton, Paul Norton + Gerry Hale Twilight Performance ~ Thursday 26 March

Wendy Stapleton, Paul Norton and Gerry Hale will hit the Members’ Bar after Twilight sailing on Thursday 26 March from 8pm.... read more »

Powerboat Handling ~ Thursday 26 March

The Course includes boat launching, engines and fuel, types of craft and navigation. It aims to improve boat handling skills at low and planning speeds, all of which may be ... read more »

Cruise in Company Docklands ~ Friday 28 – Saturday 29 March

Entry closes 14 March... Boating isn’t just a hobby, it’s a lifestyle! Come and join us Dockside at Docklands, hang out with your fellow members with a ... 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 »

54th Easter Regatta at Metung ~ 3-6 April

Our annual Easter pilgrimage to Metung is 3-6 April 2015! The Easter Regatta brings Metung Yacht Club and Sandringham Yacht Club together and this year will celebrate its 54th Anniversary. This ... read more »

Easter Club operating hours ~ Friday 3 – Monday 6 April

Club operating hours for Easter: Friday 3 Saturday 4 Sunday 5 Monday 6 Clubhouse CLOSED 1130 - Late 1130 - Late 1130 ... read more »

Guest Speaker Night ~ Wednesday 8 April

Five years ago, after 25 years cruising some 30,000kms in and around Australia, Duncan Hart became interested in exploring Europe’s waterways.   After securing an invitation to cruise on a traditional ... read more »

Wednesday Wonders Presentation Night ~ Friday 10 April

Join your fellow Wednesday Wonders sailors and celebrate the end to another season! $60.00 per person which includes; 2 course meal (entree and main) something sweet with your tea and coffee Entertainment from The Vincents and ... read more »

ANZAC Day Hours of Operation ~ Saturday 25 April

Please note the SYC trading hours for ANZAC Day: Clubhouse 1130 - Late Reception Closed Boating Office Closed Members' Bar 1200 - 2100 Harbour View Restaurant Closed Yard Closed KKC Closed Closing times for the Members' Bar and Clubhouse are a guide and will ... read more »

Diesel Engine Course ~ Sunday 17 May

Whether you sail a yacht with an auxiliary diesel engine or are a motor cruising enthusiast, this course could not just save you money, but one day could save your ... read more »

A 3 TENORS TRIBUTE Luncheon ~ Sunday 31 May

They can sing! And what`s more; they can entertain! Artists with 30 plus years of experience. ... read more »

Marine Radio Operator Certificate of Proficiency ~ Tuesday 16 June

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 »

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 »