Month: March 2019

Road Closure Info – Sunday 31 March

On Sunday 31st March there will be many members & guests arriving early morning due to the following events; RMSTA Training Courses Junior Squad Training Squadron Sunday Pursuit Race (which is running in conjunction with the Rotary of Albert Park Charity Sailing Day where RMYS boat owners & crew take 3-6 Rotary members out for […]

Nautilus Marine Race – Sat 30th March – Abandoned

Notice to CompetitorsRacing in the Nautilus Marine Series for Saturday, 30 March 2019 has been abandoned and will not be resailed.David LeRoy PRO Nautilus Marine Series30 March 2019 1030 hours

RMYS is now on WordPress!

The new website for RMYS on the wordpress platform has now gone live. At the moment we have many break’s in PDF links and some page URL’s which are in the process of being fixed one by one.  Please be patient as I continue to work through these over the next week or so. If […]

Marina Lockers

We have 3 smaller marina lockers available @ $430.00 p.a. numbers 7, 10 & 11. If you’re interested please contact Jan – 03 9534 0227 or email

Survival & Sea Safety Course

The team at ORCV would like to invite members of Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron to participate in the next Survival and Sea Safety Course, scheduled on May 25th  and 26th at Wesley College. If any of your members are interested in and wanting to take the plunge into ocean racing, or even just sailing beyond […]

AWKR Upskill Day – Recap

Sumitted by Jaque Conley, AWKR Committee What a day! Over 40 women came together on Sunday 17th March at the club for the first ever AWKR Upskill day – an opportunity to improve skills and knowledge in a fun and social environment. We kicked off with guest presenter Pat Milwright who provided an interesting and well […]

Racing Report – Week Ending 24 March 2019

Wednesday was the perfect end to the twilight season. Close to 40 boats took to the water for the final Start Box Twilight Sprint and there was a bumper crowd at dinner. The best start was hotly contested in one of the closest outcomes ever! Thanks to Andrew Gluth, Selwyn Stokes, Varan Freestone and Jose […]

Winter Season – NOR and Entry

The winter season is upon us (almost)! Wednesday racing will begin next week with the first race of the Midweek Mariners, Doctors of Northcote and Overnewton Trophy.This means that lunch will also be back on! It’s served in the Olympic Bar from 12noon.  The NORs and Entry for all of our winter racing, including Wednesdays, […]

RMYS Protest Committee: Tips on Validity

It is encouraging to hear and see boats taking the self policing principle of our sport seriously and when appropriate, challenging boats that may have broken a rule. Most of the time, these on-water disputes are resolved the best possible way, on the water with the infringing boat opting to take an on-water penalty (when […]

RMYS is now on Twitter!

Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron now has it’s very own Twitter account. This will be a great platform for the club to share photos, videos and updates of all the things happening on and off the water.If you have any recommendations or news to be shared contact the club 03 9534 0227 or email Amy at […]