Author: RMYS Office

Office Closure – This Friday 13th September

The RMYS office will close from 12pm onwards this Friday (13th December) as we’ll be heading out of the office for our Christmas Lunch. The office will re-open Saturday morning at 9am.

John Herbert (Bert) Ferris Memorial – Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron

John Herbert (Bert) Ferris Memorial – Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron – 21 November 2019   Family and friends gathered at the Squadron to remember the contribution of Bert Ferris who passed away on 12 November after sustaining a debilitating stroke in February 2018.   In welcoming family and friends, Commodore Charles Meredith announced that in […]

Member’s Draw – Friday 22nd Nov

Olympic Bar 7pmJackpot now at $130 No winners last week. Members that were drawn are as followed: Alan Saunders Kevin Barker Gus Dawson

Commodore’s Report – October 2019

Opening Day was a fantastic success and my thanks to all those who participated and the volunteers who helped run the sailpast, including Ed Gleeson for providing his classic motor launch as the official vessel. Our office team did a great job and even organised good weather! Discover Sailing Day is this Sunday and should […]


Cloud Ten is an Adams 10.6 (Offshore) fractionally rigged yacht built in 2000.  She is in very good condition and has a new Yanmar engine and sail drive professionally fitted in December 2018.  Both the #1 and #2 headsails were replaced during the last two years.  The #3 and #4 headsails and the two spinnakers (one fractional and one masthead) are in good condition.  The mainsail is in reasonable condition.  The hull was last cleaned and anti-fouled in October 2019.  She is a fast boat, an ideal club racer and a comfortable short-range cruiser.  Cloud Ten is owned by five RMYS members, one…..

RMYS Member’s Handbook 2019/2020 ready for collection

Dear members,

Printed RMYS handbooks / red books have arrived and ready for collection at the office.

If you are unable to collect your booklet and prefer to have it sent out by post please let the office know by calling 03 9534 0227 or email Jan

For Sale – Exocet

Exocet – Racing / CrusingEXOCET is a 9.5m (30ft) masthead sloop designed by the famous Ben Lexcen. It is in excellent condition and is a very good cruiser-racer which is extremely comfortable for cruising. It sleeps five comfortably and is equipped with the usual suite of safety and navigation items. The sail wardrobe includes a […]

DPYC Burgee & thankyou posted all the way from California


Spread the word…Discover Sailing Day at RMYS, 2019

Dear Members,

Want to help spread the word about Discover Sailing Day coming up at RMYS?

Feel free to invite your neighbours & network of friends along for a sail by using the shareable online links & promotional posters….

Squadron Sunday – 27th October

Squadron Sunday’s are ideal days for members to invite along family & friends for a free, relaxed pursuit sail in the morning followed by lunch, drinks & live music in the afternoon.

Our guest musician for Sunday will be talented local solo artist LEXI who will be performing live with her guitar from 1-4pm in the Olympic Bar.
A great afternoon for everyone…