Entry open for Airlie Beach Race Week 2020

Entry for the Whitsunday Airlie Beach Festival of Sailing opened on 1 March, 2020 and can be found online, along with Notice of Race, easily found on the Home page of the official Whitsunday Sailing Club (WSC) race website. The Whitsunday Sailing…

Sydney Harbour Regatta fleet surges past 150

As overall numbers for the multi-club run Sydney Harbour Regatta pass the 150 mark, Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s sailing office is busy responding to requests from subgroups within the larger fleet, and tweaking the on-water program. Amendments to the Notice of Race posted here…

Safety first for high-speed sailing on Sydney Harbour

Safety will be the top priority when boaters have front row seats to some of the most thrilling, action-packed sailing as SailGP kicks off on Sydney Harbour tomorrow. NSW Maritime Executive Director Mark Hutchings said it would be the second year NSW Maritime has…

An evening with Ron Holland at MHYC

An evening with Ron Holland at MHYC Ron Holland, Yacht Designer & Author, speaking at MHYC Wed 26th February from 6.00pm. Wine & Cheese night with the internationally-acclaimed yacht designer, boat builder and now acclaimed author of ‘All the Oceans.’ Tickets can…

Queensland State Jubilee Championship

Jubilee one-design yachts The Tingira Boat Club based on Macleay Island will host a Queensland State Championship for the Jubilee one-design class yachts. The Championships will be held on Easter Saturday and Sunday on the waters off the western side of Macleay Island. The…

Port Hacking Putters Regatta

Over 50 Putt-Putt, Classic and Wooden vessels gathered in February to celebrate the history of boating on Port Hacking and help raise awareness about boating safety, particularly ‘Logging On’ with Marine Rescue NSW. Jim Glissan rings the bell to start the Regatta James Glissan ESM, QC…

Don McLachlan 12th Wet Etchells Regatta

Avalon Sailing Club is home to a fleet of wet-stored Etchells, which generally compete in the Club’s mixed fleet trophy series. Every year the Club hosts a two-day Regatta specifically for the class. Visiting yachts are very welcome. In a departure from previous practice,…

Anniversary Sydney Harbour Regatta open for business

Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s longstanding Sydney Harbour Regatta celebrates 15 years as Sydney’s premier keelboat series across the weekend of March 7-8. In all but one of the six racing categories on offer the starting list began to fill as soon as entries opened.

Cape2Rio 2020 Second Start – The Race Is On

With the First Start cruisers a week into the much revered Cape2Rio 2020 yacht race and by now all firmly set with bow to final destination, it was time to unleash the serious racers and record chasers into the competition. The day started with…