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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 »

It’s Time for the Annual “Combined Yacht Clubs Golf Day”

The Victorian Combined Yacht Clubs Annual ‘Victory Cup’ has been played since 1947. The Cup history shows it has been previously held by RBYC, RGYC, RMYC, MYC and SYC. Over ... read more »

Powerboat Handling ~ Thursday 20 November

The Course includes boat launching, engines and fuel, types of craft and navigation. It aims to improve boat handling skills at low and planning speeds, all of which may be ... read more »

Marine Radio Operator Certificate of Proficiency ~ Tuesday 18 November

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 »

Diesel Engine Course ~ Sunday 16 November

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 »

Recreational Boating Guest Speaker Night ~ Wednesday 12 November

Dispersing the Myth behind NavRallies… The session is open to all members and will run through all aspects of NavRallies including course plotting , boat speeds and timing etc. and ... read more »

Local Road Closure ~ ACTIVE Triathlon Series ~ Sunday 9 November

Race 1 of the 2014-15 ACTIVE Triathlon Series which will be held on Sunday 9th November 2014 starting at 7:00am. Participants in the event will pass nearby your residence/business. We ... read more »

Melbourne Cup Day ~ Members Event ~ Tuesday 4 November

Forget the BBQ at home, come down to SYC with the family for Melbourne Cup Day! Grab your sweeps from Tommy Raft and his apprentice Robyn Coombs and witness the electric atmosphere ... read more »

Friday Night Key Draw ~ Friday 31 October

Last Friday, member #1432 missed out on the $100 jackpot! That means this Friday we have $125 up for grabs! Did you know every Friday night in the Members’ Bar we ... read more »

Notice of By-Law Amendment

Please be advised that Sandringham Yacht Club's By-Laws have been updated.  There are two changes to be made aware of: 1). 3.1.8 Mobile Phones - The use of Mobile Phones ... read more »

25+ Year Member Luncheon Photos

To view the photos taken at the 25+ Year Member Luncheon on Sunday 26 October, click here read more »

Mercedes-Benz Brighton Spring Carnival

An extensive choice of vehicles available from almost all models in the Mercedes-Benz range. • B-Class starting from $34,490^ drive away. • Previous Generation C-Class Estate starting from $57,490* drive away. • C-Class ... read more »

Visiting Sydney?

Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron in Kirribilli NSW has become our latest Club to join reciprocal membership arrangements with Sandringham Yacht Club. If you are visiting Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron or any of our ... read more »

SYC Annual Fishing Competition ~ Saturday 25 October

Weather forecast is looking great!   That’s right folks, the SYC Recreational Boating Annual Fishing Competition is scheduled for Saturday 25 October 2014!  It’s a family day, so bring the kids and ... read more »


Win a $2,000 prize! As an SYC member if you introduce a new member to the Club during the promotion period 4 October 2014 to 30 November 2014, you will ... read more »

Discover Sailing Day

We are preparing to showcase our world class facilities to the general public on Sunday the 16th of November for the national Discover Sailing Day. Last year ... read more »

Vale Gino Knezic

To the members of the Sandringham Yacht Club. 4 Oct 1935 – 15 August 2014. Gino passed away on the 15 August 2014 in the Pindara Hospital on the Gold ... read more »

Sail Sandy 2014

© Bruno Cocozza, All rights reserved.  Sail Sandy was held at SYC over the weekend,  click here to view these beautiful shots from Bruno Cocozza read more »

Sail Sandy 2014 action photos

© Steb Fisher, All rights reserved.  Sail Sandy was held at SYC over the weekend,  click here to view all the on-water action from Saturday 18 October read more »

Sail Sandy Results

Click here for results, choose from the following Series ... Optimist, Minnow, Cadet Int, Open Bic, Lasers Radial and 4.7, 420, Contender/Finn/Pacer Pursuit/RS100/RS200, Tasar, Mosquito/Viper, 29er/Int 14/Musto Skiff read more »