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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 »

**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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Cruise the Chesapeake with ICOYC

"Flavor of the Chesapeake" October 02 - October 10, 2015. Cruise Website is HERE: The ICOYC 2015 Summer Cruise (North America) is being sponsored by the Annapolis Yacht Club, 02-10 October ... 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 »

Cadet Worlds – Team Samaran – Update No. 1

Hi All. I am writing this email to keep you informed on how our arrival in Riva Del Garda for the International Cadet World Championships has been and the past ... read more »

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 »

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 »

Emeritus Professor Peter N Joubert AM.

On Monday the 13th July 2015 we sadly lost a famous Yachtsman, Yacht designer, Intellectual and member of Sandringham Yacht Club for 17 years, when Peter Joubert passed away ... read more »

Recreational Boating 2015-2016

Recreational Boating are looking forward to bringing you the next 12 months of exciting activities!!  They have a number of exciting functions, Cruises, Rallies, Special Guest Speakers and loads more organised for you so don't ... read more »


A great way to advertise your business or service to the 2,700+ SYC Members is in the annual Club Diary. Last year for the first time we produced the diary in-house ... read more »

Visiting Singapore?

From now to 31 December 2015, Reciprocal Club members can escape to resort-style accommodations and enjoy a 10% discount off the prevailing members' rate when they stay with us.  Take ... read more »

Harbour View Restaurant Thursday Night Grill Night

A great Thursday night offer for the meat lover, Main Course for $23 2 courses, (1 Main and 1 Dessert) for $30 Sides at $5 each View sample menu Acoustic music from 19:00 read more »

SB20 Worlds in Lake Garda

Three SYC crews entered in the 92 boat fleet SB20 Worlds in Lake Garda. They have all qualified in the gold fleet and are doing well. This is an excellent ... read more »

2015 Recreational Boating Presentation Breakfast ~ Recreational Boating Club Member of the Year announced

This year we had another wonderful turn out, with just short 110 people for breakfast at our Recreational Boating Annual Presentation Breakfast last Sunday (5 July) at Sandringham Yacht Club.  An exceptional ... read more »