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

       

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

 
 

Club Announcement - ALL organised sailing & training suspended

Dear Members

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

21/03/2020

Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club has been closely monitoring government advice as well as interpreting changing community expectations. With the safety of our members, guests and staff being our highest priority we have made significant changes in various ‘on-shore’ aspects of our Club operation.

Unfortunately, the time has come to consider our ‘on-water’ events. Effective immediately we have suspended all RPAYC organised sailing and training events until 30 April 2020. We will review our position prior to that date and communicate an update to members in due course.

Despite the suspension of organised sailing, we encourage you to still get out on the water.

Boating with your family is a great way of social distancing and is beneficial to your health and wellbeing.

Our Club ‘on-shore’ operations continue, albeit with some adjustment. We have received instructions from government limiting the number of people allowed in various areas of the Clubhouse based on the size of each room and compliance with social distancing requirements. RPAYC staff are committed to ensuring that we remain open for as long as we are able and ask for your understanding and support during this time.

Our marina, boatyard services, administration, food and beverage operation and our gym continue to operate so please support these aspects of your Club and our valued boatyard and retail tenants.

The decision to suspend ‘on-water’ events has not been made lightly. Organised sailing events at the Alfred’s are important to our Club culture, it’s ‘what we do’ and have been doing so for over 150 years. We look forward to getting you back out there as soon as it is possible.

Thank you for your on-going support and understanding. We will continue to keep you updated.

Please look after yourself and the health of those around you.

 

Craig Evans

General Manager, RPAYC

 

 

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Prev Next

Selden for Sailing Winter Series Round 2 Results

01 Jul 2020

Round 2 was another great success with 99 sailors hitting the water over the 2 sessions. Running between June & August, this new series comprises of 6 rounds and is open...

Read more

Notice of AGM & Ballot

01 Jul 2020

The Annual General Meeting will be held at the Club on Tuesday 21 July at 8pm – the Notice of Meeting can be found on the Members Portal.A ballot will...

Read more

Windsurfer Lease Availability

01 Jul 2020

The Club have made available the option to lease the 6 x LT Windsurfers. The lease is exclusive to members of RPAYC who are wanting to lease a board &...

Read more

Message from the RPAYC General Manager 30 June 2020

30 Jun 2020

Dear Members,I hope that this message finds you well.Wednesday 1 July 2020 will mark 100 days since the Federal Government closed Clubs around the country. Over that time, we have...

Read more

IYD & YD Squads closing this WEEK! Don't miss out on this great opportunity

28 Jun 2020

 The clubs world renown Youth Development program is once again commencing as Covid restrictions lift. Program stalwart...Posted by Alfred's Performance & Development on Saturday, June 27, 2020

Read more

Youth America’s Cup AC9F Kōtare flies high in Auckland

27 Jun 2020

The brand new AC9F Youth America’s Cup yacht has undergone an official on-water sail testing day in Auckland with fantastic results, and the event is well on track for 2021.With...

Read more

Selden for Sailing Centreboard Winter Series - Amendment Round 2

24 Jun 2020

Dear All Selden for Sailing Centreboard Winter Series 2020 Sailors,We trust you are looking forward to this coming weekend’s Round 2 at RPAYC. Registed participants would have recieved an email...

Read more

Message From The RPAYC General Manager 19 June 2020

23 Jun 2020

Dear Members,   I hope that this message finds you well.   On the water I had the pleasure of getting out on the water last weekend for the first time in many months. A...

Read more

Selden for Sailing Winter Series Round 1 Results

17 Jun 2020

101 sailors hit the water in a fantastic turnout last Sunday for Round 1 of the Selden for Sailing Winter Series. Running between June & August, this new series comprises of 6...

Read more

About RPAYC

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.

Upcoming Events

Weather Links

Check the latest conditions:

Welcome to RPAYC