Month: August 2020

What you are racing for:26 Aug

With such a great history and so many trophies in the cabinet we thought it would be good to tell you more about their history. Each week I will show case a couple of trophies, with description and history (well what we know anyway) and we hope that you find it interesting. This week we […]

Meet the Member & Member Draw: 28th August

This week its part 2 of meet the GC. We will be hearing from Robert Galbally , Jim Oosterweghal , John Taylor , Robert Ellis, Jeff Whiteside, David Hodge, Mark Grinter, Monica Jones and Greg Marino So join us from 5.30 as I ask the team a few questions to see if we can find […]

Messages from the Sailing Coordinator 25th Aug

Keep up to date with all things sailing and racing.

RMYS Virtual Sailing 25th August

RMYS series 2 . Wednesday racing: A good turn out this week with 14 of the 16 taking part. The Results were mixed and with only one week left we have a clear favorite for the OD division (Greg Patten). PHS is closer with Jeff Whiteside  having a 10 point lead which can easily be […]

Colin’s Conundrums-22

Some simple sailing questions to keep your mind active. Don’t forget to send your answers in to me

St Kilda Festival suspended for 2021 due to COVID-19 concerns

Port Phillip Council has suspended its 2021 St Kilda Festival as safety and restriction uncertainties continue to surround the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here for full details

Community Updates – St Kilda Pier Redevelopment

Club Members, Great link for those of you who would like to receive updates members on what’s happening with the St Kilda Pier project.  Project timeline 2020 – Concept, schematic and detailed design Mid 2021 – Construction commences Late 2023 – Completion of the new pier Demolition of the existing pier will commence following completion […]

2020 Lipton Cup Regatta cancelled due to COVID-19

2020 Lipton Cup Regatta cancelled due to COVID-19 The Royal Yacht Club of Victoria has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Lipton Cup Regatta, which was scheduled for November 14-15, as the club monitors the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Cancelling this important club event was a difficult decision, however a necessary […]

Commodore’s Report – 18th August, 2020

Commodores Report 18/08/2020 Congratulations and welcome to our new GC members and GC members who were re-elected at the AGM. This is my first report as Commodore and I intend to communicate with you openly, either in writing, in person or by video, as often as possible but at least after every General Committee (GC) […]

Volunteers required – communication

RMYS communication has developed significantly over the passed couple of years with Amy making use of many media platforms.  We would like some assistance though, to further enhance the effectiveness of our communication to existing and potential members, mooring holders and pen holders. The following skills and experience would be very useful: Creative writing – […]