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

 
 

COVID-19 Update: NSW advice on boating restrictions

Dear Members,

This afternoon both RPAYC and RMYC were contacted by Broken Bay Water Police asking us to advise our members that they can not stay overnight anchored or moored on your boat even if it’s only 2 persons. They advise that you can go out on your boat briefly but can not stop to have a bite to eat or sleep. Those not complying with regulations and directions of the police may be fined.

Whilst the message to ‘Stay at Home and only go out if essential’ remains in place, Transport for NSW has also just updated its information for boating to show what activity is permitted and not permitted under the restrictions.

Significantly, there is advice that access to your vessel or mooring to maintain or service it, is permitted under the social distancing restrictions. This is considered undertaking legal obligations or obtaining goods or services.

Details of the announcement are available here.

If in doubt, don’t go out!

Stay at Home this Easter.

 

Craig Evans
General Manager, RPAYC  

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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.