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


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


One Design and Sports Boat Racing Program

The Racing Program

The One Design and Sports Boat Racing Program has been specifically designed to cater for those busy sailors who are unable to compete every weekend.  

  • The Mini Regatta Series and Four Seasonal Regattas (held throughout the year) for the specialised racing program. In addition to these events a one design/sportsboat division is also included on Inshore Series days along with the annual sailing program of which a boat may compete in. 

For the full sailing calender refer to the Sailing Calender for event dates or the Sailing Handbook. 

View the One Design & Sports Boat Regatta Notice Of Race - Here

For Club Series and Club Season Regatta Racing entry fees are free for Members who are Facility Holders (i.e permanently store their boats a Club hardstand). 

A minimum of five boats are required for a seperate class start, otherwise classes will sail in mixed divisions.

One Design & Sports Boat Racing Calendar 2017-2018

Event Name

Event format

Event date

EntryRace Documents

Mini Regatta Inshore Series

*Lease an Elliott 7 for a round or the Series or bring your own boat.

Windward / Leeward Races, 3 per day

September - 23

October - 28

November - 4

February - 10

March - 17 

Online Entry SystemRace Documents
Broken Bay Offshore Series

Offshore Races. Mix of long and *mini sprints Windward/Leeward


September - 16

November - 11

December - 9*

January - 20*

February - 17

March - 24

Online Entry SystemRace Documents
Pittwater Inshore Series (inc OD Division)

Fixed & Laid mark courses. 1330hrs

September - 9
October - 7
October - 21
November - 18
December - 2
December - 16
February - 3
March - 10
April - 21
 Online Entry SystemRace Documents

Friday Twilight Mini Regattas

*Lease an Elliott 7 for a round or the Series or bring your own boat.

Windward / Leeward Races, 3 per afternoon/evening 1800hrs

Friday - October - 20

Friday - November - 17

Friday - December - 15

Friday - March - 9

Online Entry SystemRace Documents




View the One Design & Sports Boat Regatta Notice Of Race - Here 

Spring Regatta & Melges Classes East Coast Championship 2017

Windward / Leeward, 6 Races. 8 for Melges classes

November - 4 & 5

Online Entry SystemRace Documents

Summer Regatta 2018

Windward / Leeward, 6 Races

February - 10 & 11

Online Entry SystemRace Documents

Autumn Regatta 2018

Windward / Leeward, 6 Races

April - 21 & 22

Online Entry SystemRace Documents

Winter (Mick Hole) Regatta

Windward / Leeward, 6 Races 

July - 7 & 8 

Online Entry SystemRace Documents

Vessel Access and Storage - SPECIAL OFFER

A special rate is offered to members who wish to use the Crystal Bay hardstand for convenient storage. The cost will be $157.60 per month, per boat provided that;

  • Participates monthly in club racing or Regattas
  • Boats must be stored in the designated area. Vessels will be stacked to maximise space allocations
  • Must be stored on a single axle trailer/trolley which allows for single handed moving.
  • Max boat length is 25 feet and boxes must not protrude over gunwhales
  • Members must participate in the racing program. The vessel storage will revert to the full rate if racing does not occur within the month (no concessions)
  • One boat per member
  • Storage is continuous for a minimum of 4 consecutive months

For those members who do not store their vessels at the Club, access to the hardstand and crane can be made available once an induction has been completed and a $100 deposit paid. 

Non members who wish to participate in the racing program can access the hardstand and crane to launch their boat, providing arrangements are made with an inducted member to assist. 

Regatta Storage for Visiting Boats

Vessels visiting for a regatta will be provided with storage for the length of the regatta plus a day either side. Further days are charged at $17 per day. For further information and to make a booking contact the RPAYC Waterfront: 

Ph: 9998 3700
E: waterfront@rpayc.com.au


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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