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

Mercedes-Benz Brighton End of Financial Year Sales Event ~ Thursday 28 – Sunday 31 May

Dear SYC Members, We are delighted to continue our sponsorship with Sandringham Yacht Club and have been thrilled to help so many members with their vehicle requirements. From the 28th May ... read more »

SYC Member Ben Hartnett’s Short Film “Oli Tweddell” a finalist at the St.Kilda Film Festival

The inspiring short film on Australian Sailing Team member & SYC member Oli Tweddell shows the effort, discipline and determination needed to get to the top of sailing. It was selected ... read more »

Congratulations James, Ed + Tom!

Intermediate members James Sly, Ed James and Tom Dwyer competed in the 2015 Australian Youth Match Racing Championships conducted by Mooloolaba Yacht Club 22-24 May 2015. The battle came down to ... read more »

Finalists Announced for the 2015 Yachting Victoria Awards

Yachting Victoria is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2015 Yachting Victoria Awards with the winners to be announced at the annual awards evening at Sandringham Yacht Club Friday 19 ... read more »

Sunday Sailors Race 2 – A Great Sunday Race

Following a week of unseasonal weather that brought strong winds, hail and low temperatures, Sunday morning delivered blue skies, a comfortable temperature, gentle breeze and flat seas. This marked change ... read more »

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Club Events

Navigation Course – Essential Navigation and Seamanship ~ Thursday 28 May

The RYA Basic Navigation & Seamanship Course aims to introduce the basic concepts of inshore navigation and safety in an easy to understand and enjoyable format. This course is ideal ... read more »

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea @ SYC ~ Friday 29 May

You’re invited to Sandringham Yacht Club’s Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea 2015.             Cancer Council brings together Australia’s leading state and territory cancer organisations. ... read more »

Sail Presentation Night ~ Friday 29 May

Keelboat Sailing’s most important function of the year, gather your crew, have fun, celebrate and reward the successes of the past sailing season and then dance the night away! read more »

Friday Night Key Draw ~ Friday 29 May

The last week member #6127 missing out on the $525 jackpot! That means this Friday we have $550 up for grabs! Did you know Friday nights in the Members’ Bar ... 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 »

The 2015 / 16 Entertainment Books have arrived!

Support SYC Social events and purchase a 2015 / 2016 Entertainment Book filled with the best in dining, hotel accommodation, theatres, sports and much more...all with 25% to ... read more »

Queen’s Birthday Holiday Trading Hours ~ Monday 8 June

Please note the SYC trading hours for Monday 8 June: Clubhouse 1130 - Late Reception Closed Members' Bar 1200 - Late Harbour View Restaurant Closed Yard Closed KKC Closed Closing times int he Members' Bar and Clubhouse are a guide and will ... read more »

OTB Presentation ~ Friday 12 June

OTB’s biggest party and rewards night of the year for all our OTB Sailors & Families!! This is a fantastic night for club members to share stories from the season, have ... 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 »

Sail Winter Information in conjunction with Recreational Boating Guest Speaker: Preventative Vessel + Inflatable PFD Maintenance ~ Thursday 18 June

Inflatable PFDs are a technical product that require regular maintenance and proper maintenance of your boat can extend its useful life and also help ensure that you and your passengers ... read more »

SYC Trivia 1st Round ~ Friday 19 June

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 »

JAPANESE FEAST in HVR ~ Friday 3 + Saturday 4 July

In its sixth year, the 2015 Japanese Feast in the Harbour View Restaurant will be running over two nights! For the 2015 event, Executive Chef, Kol Gemmell has constructed an exciting ... read more »

Recreational Boating Presentation Breakfast ~ Sunday 5 July

We  are looking forward to the most important meal of the day in the warmth of the open fire place while watching the roar of winter unfold panoramically across the horizon in ... read more »

SYC Trivia 2nd Round ~ Friday 31 July

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 Trivia FINAL Round ~ Friday 28 August

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 »