Social events at the Alfred's


In support of International Women’s Day 2024, participants in the regular Women’s Tuesday Twilight race, scheduled for 27 February, are encouraged to don a touch of purple.

The theme for this year’s IWD is #inspireinclusion.

After racing, there is an incredible opportunity to hear from some of Australia’s top female sailors Katie Spithill and Alice Tarnawski. So be sure to book a table and come along to the race and stay for the Q&A!


Join the Cruising community at RPAYC for First Friday at the Alfred’s.

Hear from guest speakers on the challenging and dangerous experiences of life as a clearance diver.

Book your table online and select from a delicious menu, updated with new and tasty main and dessert options each month.

Bookings close 5pm Tuesday 27 February.

If you would like to attend to hear the guest speaker, without the dining option, please RSVP via Reception 99983700


Are you ready be transported to a tropical paradise, where the gentle breeze caresses your skin, the live band adds a vibe, and the tantalising aroma of a mouthwatering spit roast fills the air? Then look no further, because our Tropical Lu’au is here to take you on an unforgettable journey!

Your ticket includes a delicious spit roast, sumptuous buffet and delectable dessert. Drinks will be available to purchase from Halyards Bar with a great selection of tropical cocktails on offer (along with full bar).

Join us for a night of unparalleled entertainment and sumptuous dining! Our Tropical Luau promises to be an evening that will leave your senses tingling and your heart full.

$80 Members – $88 Guests – $30 Under 12s


This “Champagne and Collections” event is the first, in what is hoped to become a regular feature in the RPAYC calendar.  Open to members only under the trial, there are a limited number of tickets available.

Enjoy a complimentary Champagne and guided walking tour, led by our passionate and knowledgeable volunteer Archives Committee members.

Our archive experts will guide you around the collection of significant antiques, art works and trophies that make up the collection we have at RPAYC and demonstrate our incredible history as one of the oldest and most prestigious yacht clubs in Australia.

RSVP to Reception 99983700



Join fellow members for the lighting of the fire from 5.30pm in the Edinburgh Bar and Lounge.

The lighting of the fire is an annual tradition that signifies the start of the Winter season of sailing. 

Once the fire is lit, the Edinburgh Lounge and Bar is open every Friday evening with live music and happy hour members specials. 


Come along and be a part of the Cancer Council’s “Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea” at The Alfred’s.

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is a community event that raises vital funds to make a big difference for those impacted by cancer. Every dollar raised makes an incredible difference to those impacted by cancer.

Tickets are $35 per person and includes:

  • a $5 donation to Cancer Council
  • A delicious morning tea of gourmet finger sandwiches and delightful cakes

Time: 1030am

The bar will be open to purchase champagne and drinks.

Further cash donations can be made on the day to our activities team members. Come along and make a difference in the lives of those impacted by cancer. Bookings opening soon