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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.

Boat weighing day ~ Sunday 30 August

Yacht Racing Services Association Inc. Call 0497 791 304 and book a time slot or email: info@raceyachts.org Weigh AMS and IRC together - $175 per boat read more »

Krystal Weir Coaching Lecture Series

During the winter months it is a great time to get a jump on the competition. Come along to Krystal Coaching lecture series at Sandringham Yacht Club. read more »

Friday Night Key Draw ~ Friday 31 July

Last week member #4989 missed out on the $750 jackpot! That means this Friday we have $775 up for grabs! Did you know Friday nights in the Members’ Bar we have ... read more »

QLD Youth Week Report

Our OTB sailors have wrapped up the QLD Youth Week with four days of racing in light air and tide at RQYS. A total of nine races were completed with over ... read more »

What Started Under Cloud, Finished In Bright Sunshine: Wednesday Wonders Winter Series 2015 Race 17

At first glance this was another enjoyable race in very pleasant conditions. For the second Wednesday in succession there were flat seas, a breeze that averaged 10 knots, no rain, ... read more »

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Club Events

Navigation Course – Essential Navigation and Seamanship ~ Wednesday 29 July

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 »

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 »

Friday Night Key Draw ~ Friday 31 July

Last week member #4989 missed out on the $750 jackpot! That means this Friday we have $775 up for grabs! Did you know Friday nights in the Members’ Bar we have ... 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 »

Diesel Engine Course ~ Sunday 23 August

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 »

Local Road Closure ~ Sunday 23 August

SANDY POINT HALF MARATHON EVENT NOTIFICATION   The event is a 21.1km Half Marathon, 10km run and a 5km run/walk, conducted on Beach Road from ... 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 »

Boat weighing day ~ Sunday 30 August

Yacht Racing Services Association Inc. Call 0497 791 304 and book a time slot or email: info@raceyachts.org Weigh AMS and IRC together - $175 per boat read more »

Sail Sandy Volunteer Registration

There are many different roles available both on and off the water to suit all level of skills and abilities. For those with an interest in race management, there is ... read more »

**Bookings open** 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 »

Father’s Day ~ Sunday 6 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 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 »

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 »