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RMYS puts out the Welcome Mat for 2020 FOS Passage Race entrants!

If you’re planning to enter the RGYC “Festival of Sails” Passage Race, then you are invited to enjoy a complementary night at the RMYS floating marina at St. Kilda for your pre-race stay. You are also invited to join RMYS Members and enjoy a relaxed start line party and enjoy live music and a BBQ […]

Lots happening at RMYS on Friday and Saturday prior to the FOS passage race.

Friday

Members Bar open at 3pm

Complimentary sausage in bread in the yard with live music from 5.30pm 

A la carte dinner from 6.30pm  in the members bar  

6 x Grilled porterhouse, bearnaise, chargrilled broccolini, crinkle cut chips  $32
6 x Amba grilled chicken breast, chickpea hummus, coriander dressing, pickled heirloom vegetables   $24
3 x Ricotta gnocchi, parmesan cream, salsa Verde, pangratatto   $20

It is important to book for dinner in the members bar, please advise numbers by midday Thursday by emailing bookings@rmys.com.au 

Saturday

Bacon and egg rolls from 6.30am $5

Members bar open at 7am for takeaway drinks, coffee, rolls and ice.

Please do not hesitate to contact the RMYS office if you require assistance.

Quarterly Member’s Meeting – 9.30AM

Saturday 1st February Harbour Room9.30am startThe start time of the meeting has been brought forward half hour to allow the earlier start time for the Squadron Trophy and Plate Long Distance Series race on the same day.

Race Office Report – Week ended 19 January

Important information for boat owners and sailors at RMYS

Sail Melbourne 2020

Well, its all over for another year. 5 days of off the beach boat racing has just been held off RBYC and SYC attracting many local, national and international sailors . RMYS once again stepped up and agreed to be a support club to this international event. We were tasked with supplying boats and volunteers […]

Friday night and Saturday bar hours and activity  

The bar will be open at 3pm Friday. As of this morning RMYS are welcoming an additional 13 boats & crew from kindred clubs this Friday afternoon to our Marina & clubhouse who are competing in the Festival Of sails passage race. It will be a great afternoon and evening to be enjoyed by all.  […]

Progressive Dinner Photos

Photos & recap courtesy RMYS member Pat Milright A lovely night, a top party, and good company. What more could you want? Well – boats, wine, lashings of culinary delights of course! 9 boats joined in, and many thanks to the participants for the feast they each provided.  Liberator’s cheese platter could have kept us […]

Road Closure Map – St Kilda Festival – Sunday 9 February 2020

The St Kilda Festival website is the best source of information and is being updated daily with more information in the lead up to the event. The map below has more information, however the road closures are in place from 3am until midnight on Sunday 9 February 2020. RMYS falls in the purple zone on […]

Keelboat Spinnaker course commences Sunday 2nd February

Know the basics of sailing but would like to learn how to helm or fly a spinnaker?  “I really enjoyed the Spinnaker course. Leigh was very knowledgeable and patient, and had a lot of practical tips about handling both the symmetric and asymmetric spinnakers. It gave us the confidence to start using the spinnaker on […]

Zoos Victoria Bushfire Emergency Wildlife Fund Raffle @ RMYS

Our thoughts are with everyone affected by the bushfires. It has been a devastating time for many. Everyone has contributed in many ways and we thought on behalf of the club we would put together a large esky full of local goodies as raffle prize and help raise more money for our furry friends and […]

Mid-week Dinghy course

Tuesday 4th – Friday 7th February. 1300-1600 hours. Start sailing 1 is our learn to sail beginner course in dinghies (off the beach boats) It’s the perfect weather for it, so come down, get wet and have fun whilst learning the fundamentals of sailing in our 4 day consecutive course (12 hours in total) Contact […]

Back to School, Back to Tackers and Green Fleet! Term 1 programs.

Our Sunday Tackers and Green Fleet 6 week programs are due commence on Sunday 2nd Feb and run until 15th March.( no session on Australia day weekend) Contact us on 9534 0059 or training@rmys.com.au go to our website for more information and booking forms. 

2020 Stonehaven Cup – Stay up to date

The 91st Stonehaven Cup down in Tasmania is well underway. RMYS have teams competing amongst a fleet of 13. Today is day 2 of sailing. To see videos, photos and racing updates check out the member’s red book app or follow the St Helens Sailing Squadron facebook page.  Wishing our juniors & team all the […]