Welcome Aboard.

Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron is your destination for racing, training and casual sailing in the bay. We’re brilliantly situated in the heart of St Kilda. You can find us here.

Please call us in the office at 03 9534 0227 Monday to Saturday. Check our Hours of Operation and Staff Directory below for more details.

If you’re looking to hire our beautiful Harbour Room. Please contact Food & Desire.

Say hey on socials and keep up to date with the Squadron.

By Radio

The Squadron operates on VHF.
Standby Ch 16, Squadron Ch 72.
The VHF is monitored during office hours listed below.

Contact Us

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you. Please send us a message by filling out the form below and we will get back to you shortly.


Hours of Operation

Day Office Hours Olympic Bar
Summer (Oct-Mar)
Olympic Bar
Winter (Apr-Sept)
Yard Hours
Monday 9:00am – 5pm Closed Closed 8:30am – 5pm
Tuesday 9:00am – 5pm Closed Closed 8:30am – 5pm
Wednesday 9:00am – 5pm 3pm – 10pm 11am – 9pm 8:30am – 5pm
Thursday 9:00am – 5pm 5pm – 9pm 5pm – 9pm 8:30am – 5pm
Friday 9:00am – 5pm 5pm – 10pm 5pm – 10pm 8:30am – 5pm
Saturday 9:00am – 5pm 9am – 10pm 10:30am – 9pm Closed
Sunday Closed 9am – 7pm 10:30 am – 6pm Closed
Public Holidays Closed 10am – 9pm 10:30am – 9pm Closed

Staff Directory

Role Name Email Mobile (if applicable)
General Manager Richard Matterson Email Mobile
Operations Manager Damien Ryan Email Mobile
Member Services Jan Hurst Email
Boating Administrator Ann Rogers Email
Training Manager Philippe Charret Email
Administration Officer Email
Accounts Jean Jayasekera Email
Yard Assistant Reagan Bear Email
Venue Hire Food & Desire Email Office

Visit us by tram, car, bike or sea!

By tram
Route 96 Stop 135 Jacka Blvd & Fitzroy St
Route 16 Stop 135 Jacka Blvd & Fitzroy St
Route 3a Stop 135 Jacka Blvd & Fitzroy St

By car
Members receive a foreshore parking permit application and metered parking is available along Jacka Blvd and Pier Rd. Please note St Kilda Redevelopment has closed a section of Pier Rd (map). You may enter via the north end of Pier Rd where you will find metered and permit parking. For additional road closures, check the City of Port Phillip events page.
By bike
Bike parking at the club is reserved for Members, however, you may leave your bike in our secure boatyard but the Squadron is not responsible for theft or damages, please lock your bike up appropriately.
By sea, please visit our Marina page.

PT Tram Routes 3a, 16 and 96 stop within sight of the Squadron on Jacka Blvd.

Parking is available on Pier Rd. and Jacka Blvd. The Pier Redevelopment has created some closures along Pier Rd, click here to see the map.

Bike routes along Pier Rd lead to the boatyard and bicycles can park within the yard gate (we are not responsible for loss or damage).

Arriving by sea? See our Marina page for more info.