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

Advertising opportunities in the next edition of “OFF THE WIND”

Don't miss out on the opportunity to advertise your business in our 2015 edition of Off The Wind, scheduled to arrive in letterboxes in May 2015. Reaching close to 2,600 ... read more »

Do you have a 5-6 year old?

Little Tackers is a two hour taster session that introduces 5 and 6 year olds the basics of handling an Opimist dinghy. The emphasis is on safety, fun and group learning. Activities can include – swimming ... read more »

Volunteer Drivers for new Club Committee Boat

Dear SYC Members, We are all very excited about the acquisition of our new Club Committee Vessel – It will undoubtedly cut a most impressive figure around the Bay and is ... read more »

Blessing of the new Committee Boat ~ Sunday 7 December

A very significant development for the Club has been the acquisition of a new Committee boat. Immediate Past Commodore Chris Carlile took the initiative for this project ... read more »

Notice of By-Law Amendment

27 November 2014. Dear Member, Notice of By-Law Amendment. Background  Please be advised that the Sandringham Yacht Club’s By-Laws have been updated. There is one addition to be made aware ... read more »

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Club Events


Participate in the Mercedes-Benz Brighton Thursday Twilight Series and enjoy the amazing sunset every week and with great food options from the Members’ Bar or HVR and live entertainment every ... read more »

Cruise in Company to Queenscliff Music Festival – weekend 28-29-30 November 2014

Get ready for the 18th Queenscliff Music Festival this weekend. It's gonna be a HUGE!   Open to all boats provided they have reasonable on-board accommodation for a night or two.  ... 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 »

Friday Night Key Draw ~ Friday 28 November

Last Friday, member #2916 missed out on the $25 jackpot! That means this Friday we have $50 up for grabs! Did you know every Friday night in the Members’ ... read more »

Kids Christmas Party ~ Sunday 30 November

Calling all kids!  Santa is coming to SYC! There will be presents, lollies, entertainment from Hey Dee Ho Music, face painting, balloon sculpturing, a jumping castle, BBQ and heaps of fun!  ... read more »

Recreational Boating Power and Sail Christmas Party ~ Wednesday 3 December

If there's one thing we all love about summer, it’s the BBQ season! It’s time to fire up the grill, invite the family + friends over and we’ll flip some hamburgers and cook ... read more »

Off The Beach Christmas Party ~ Saturday 20 December

It’s Christmas time, spread the festive cheer & come and join your fellow Members! Off The Beach Committee welcome all Club members to join us at the Lou Abrahams OTB ... read more »

Christmas Day Lunch ~ Thursday 25 December

**CHRISTMAS LUNCH IS NOW BOOKED OUT.  HOWEVER WE ARE TAKING A WAIT LIST** Celebrate in style, dining at our premier waterfront venue, whilst enjoying ... read more »

NEW YEAR’S EVE 2014 – Harbour View Restaurant – Wednesday 31 December

Executive Chef Kol Gemmell has designed a sumptuous 5 course degustation menu especially for the New Year's celebrations. Enjoy: 5 course degustation - click here for menu a glass of sparkling ... read more »

Annual Summer Raft-Up + Picnic ~ Saturday 10 January

It’s a proven fact that recreational boating goes a long ways toward improving your quality of life. The minute you start to move forward on a boat, you’ll notice how ... read more »

OTB Pie Night + New Members Introduction ~ Friday 30 January

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 »

Guest Speaker Night ~ Wednesday 11 February

Ever thought of sailing around some of Australia’s most beautiful islands? Peter Lees has spent years exploring the ... read more »

Diesel Engine Course ~ Sunday 22 February

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 »

SYC Cup NavRally ~ Sunday 22 February

Sunday 22 February is the SYC Cup NavRally where Sandringham Yacht Club battles out the course for the elusive CUB Cup against Royal Victorian Motor Yacht Club and Beaumaris Motor ... read more »