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16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106   Tel: 61 2 9998 3700


16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106
Tel: 61 2 9998 3700

Gwen Slade - Postponed


Please be advised that Gwen Slade has been postponed due to foul weather.

The event has been re-scheduled to be sailed next Saturday 27 April, 2013

Winter Program of Events - Lion Island Series - Winter Series

The Summer racing program is almost over with the following events concluding the summer season in April.

  • Annual Old Timers Race and Luncheon (from 1100hrs), 20th April.
  • Annual Gwen Slade Ladies Regatta (1300hrs), 20th April.
  • Casual Race Day, in conjunction with the annual Beneteau Regatta, 27th April.
  • Winter Wednesday Non-Pointscore Series, 1st May.


Enter online via the online entry system (TES) or individual Notices of Race available on the clubs website or from the Sailing Office.

Yachting Australia Special Regulations 2013-16

Yachting Australia has released a summary of changes in the 2013-2016 issue of the Special Regulations.

Yachting Australia issues Special Regulations in a four year cycle in keeping with the changes to the racing rules as issued by ISAF.

Australian Story - The Story of Australia II and the America's Cup

Introduced by Ray Martin, features Bob Hawke, Alan and Eileen Bond, James Spithill and John Bertrand

Easy Tiger Racing’s Josh McKnight Crowned 2013 NSW Moth Champion

By Lulu Roseman

The 2013 New South Wales Moth Championship has been won by Easy Tiger Racing Team’s Josh McKnight.

Melges Young Guns Firing last Weekend

Last weekend the RPAYC hosted the third Melges Young Guns Regatta. Each year generous Melges 24 and Melges 32 owners hand over their pride and joy so that some of Sydney’s young guns can experience Melges. Not only does it provide the opportunity for the owners to meet some of Australia’s younger successful sailors but it also allows the young guns to compete with their own team in the Melges classes.


The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club - RPAYC is a yacht racing and sailing club based on Pittwater.

The yacht club offers year round inshore and offshore racing, cruising, centreboard dinghy racing, sail training and courses plus has a large marina accommodating up to 352 vessels.

There is also a modern boatyard with comprehensive marine services to help maintain your vessel.

Membership, including family membership is now available.

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