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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 »

Last Friday Night Key Draw for 2014

Last Friday, member #0609 missed out on the $125 jackpot! That means when the Key Draw returns in late January we have $150 up for grabs! Did you know Friday nights ... 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 »

New Year’s Eve in the Members’ Bar ~ Wednesday 31 December

Celebrate the end of 2014 and welcome in 2015 Reggae Style in the Members' Bar. Drink Specials Music Prizes for best dressed Meals available until 2100     read more »

Young Members Launch Party ~ Tuesday 13 January

As a benefit from our reciprocal arrangement, Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club would like to invite SYC members to the Young Members Launch Party during the Priceline Pharmacy Classic at Kooyong. 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 benefit for SYC members

As part of an exciting new benefit for SYC members, Etihad Stadium are pleased to extend an exclusive offer to all SYC members to be a part of the Medallion ... read more »

SYC Shop

With the current revamp of the shop getting underway , suggestions are sought from the members on what type of clothing you would like to see available? Both Men and ... read more »

Christmas Trading Hours

With the festive season fast approaching, our Christmas trading hours are as follows. Note: Trading hours in the food and beverage outlets are dependant on the level of patronage read more »

Twilight Christmas Celebration with Lisa Edwards and Michael Cristiano ~ Thursday 18 December

Head down and enjoy the amazing sunset and with great food options from the Members’ Bar or HVR and live entertainment with Lisa Edwards and Michael Cristiano from 8pm read more »

Three great young people SYC are proud of…. The stories of their keelboat pathway….Tom Vaughan, Emily Close and Mikhalla Arthur

It was great to see younger competitors in the recent Latitude ocean race, the culmination of the 2014 “Beyond the bay” initiative run by the ORCV. The ORCV has recently ... read more »

Day five at the ISAF Sailing World Cup – Melbourne

The clouds have been sent packing from Port Phillip leaving a stunning summer’s day and an outlook of E-SE 15- 20 knots tending S-SE. Off host club for the ISAF ... read more »

O’pen BIC National Regatta Volunteer Registration ~ January 2015

Sandringham Yacht Club is calling for volunteers to become involved in the O'pen BIC National Regatta to be held 18 – 22 January 2015. There are many different roles available both ... read more »

Extreme sailing moves to Melbourne

When Mother Nature is feeling cantankerous sailors feel the effects more than a lot of athletes. Day four of the ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne produced the most thrilling action ... read more »

Festive Season @ SYC

The festive season, spanning Christmas, New Year and Australia Day, is a time for family, friends, holidays, presents and lots of food!  Make this festive season special and celebrate this ... read more »

ISAF Sailing World Cup – Melbourne 2014 Facility Information

Dear Members, ISAF Sailing World Cup – Melbourne 2014 Facility Information.  SYC is delighted to again be hosting the first leg of the prestigious ISAF Sailing World Cup – Melbourne. ... read more »


Edinburgh Tattoo, Highland Games And Ireland. Your Package Includes; All Flights, Taxes, Arrival transfer, 2N 4* Accommodation with breakfast in London, Rail Tickets to Dover, The Braemar 10 night ... 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 »

Recreational Boating Christmas Party 2014

We are delighted to report that we have received a lot of positive feedback from our Recreational Boating Christmas Party held last Wednesday 3 December. This year we had a ... read more »

Phil Kaufman – Vale

Phil joined SYC in 1954 and was an active member who supported every aspect of the club with a passion. He particularly enjoyed sailing with Hendo on Rumbeat ,navigation events ... read more »