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


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


Support Jim Colley and Shaun Connor - 29er class

Raffle tickets are now available for purchase at reception at $2.50 or 5 for $10 to help support RPAYC youth sailors Jim Colley (16) and Shaun Connor (15) in the 29er class as they represent their country.

2014 BIA Melbourne Boat Show, 12 June - 16 June 2014

This years’ Boating Industry Association of Victoria’s (BIA) Melbourne Boat Show will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) from 12 -16 June 2014.

Optimist Update - April 2014

By Malcolm Derry

As the summer sailing season comes to a close, the optimist sailors are ramping up their preparations for their winter schedule.

RPAYC sailors excel at NSW State Opti Champs

The NSW State Optimist Championships were held at St Georges River Sailing club last weekend (29/30 March). The RPAYC were once again well represented with a large contingent of 21 optimist sailors (the largest participation by any one club) covering all three fleets generating some fantastic results, as follows:

Call for Expressions of Interest - Fleet of six "Force 24' keel boats

The RPAYC will soon retire its fleet of six Force 24s. The fleet have taught literally 100s of people to sail and have been used extensively in the club’s coveted Youth Development program assisting in the development of skilled sailors such as James Spithill and Nina Curtis. The boats have been used for both match racing and fleet racing regattas and used by members to compete in regular club racing.

Hansa Regatta State & National Titles wrap up

By Dan Fitzgibbon & Damian Devine
On the weekend of the 22nd and 23rd of March the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club hosted the Hansa Liberty NSW state titles and the Paralympic Skud 18 Australian titles.

Hunn casts Voodoo magic winning the 2014 Melges 32 Australian Titles

Sunday 16 March
By Heath Walters

The Middle Harbour Yacht Club race committee did well to keep all sailors safe today after a lighting, rain and hail storm cell came through the Harbour just after midday.  The committee were unable to get a race in for day three of the 2014 Melges 32 Australian Championships.

Australia's top sailors compete in an amazing Etchells regatta

By Jill Connell, on behalf of the Pittwater Etchells Fleet

At the recent Garmin International Etchells Class 2013-2014 NSW championship,  RPAYC was well represented by 6 Etchells i.e. approx 15% of the fleet, plus crew on other boats. 39 boats hotly contested the starts and series.

Milly Bennett wins the Marinassess Womens Match Racing Regatta

By Jennifer Crooks, CYCA media
2 March 2014

Milly Bennett and her crew of Seldon Coventry, Alice Tarnawski, Kajsa Doyle and Jess Russell, representing the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club, have won the Marinassess Womens Match Racing Regatta, hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Youth Sailing Academy.

Lou Abrahams – a tribute from Sandringham Yacht Club

By Chris Carlile, SYC Commodore
Friday 28 Feb 2014
Today we farewell Lou Abrahams; past commodore, life member, skipper, mentor, friend and role-model for so many of our members. Lou passed away in the afternoon of 27 February.

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Sydney Harbour Regatta Entries Close 25 February 2019

22 Feb 2019

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club has a number of boats entered for next weekend's Sydney Harbour Regatta, over the weekend of 2nd & 3rd March, 2019, hosted by Middle...

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First Friday with Lisa Blair - 1st March 2019

21 Feb 2019

Lisa Blair is a lady who likes to go around things. She first circumnavigated in the Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race. In 2017 she became the first woman...

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Pittwater Regatta - 16 & 17 February 2019

19 Feb 2019

Two classic days of racing offshore from Palm Beach saw 10 boats battling it out in IRC, ORC and PHS divisions.Saturday saw light winds and after an hours postponement saw...

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2019 Centreport Wellington International Youth Match Racing Championship

19 Feb 2019

The team of Alistair Reid, Antony Hawke, Clare Costanzo & Emma Rankin, accompanied by Club Coach Tom Spithill have finished racing in the CenterPort Youth International Match Racing Championships. The event was...

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'Pitt Point' house on Scotland Island

12 Feb 2019

After 24 years enjoying living in ‘Pitt Point’ on Scotland Island, members Greg (1986) and Louise Roberts are planning a move back to the mainland. They have always commuted to their...

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Support Australia at the Sail GP Series

11 Feb 2019

This Friday & Saturday SailGP will light up Sydney Harbour with six national teams in supercharged F50 catamarans competing in a series of thrilling fleet races. The event will showcase the...

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First Picasso Wins at Bay of Islands Race Week

05 Feb 2019

Rob and Virginia McClelland’s Jeanneau 57 First Picasso took out First Place in the Bay of Islands Race Week Island Racing Division B. It is their second win at this...

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2019 Hardy Cup - RPAYC competing

05 Feb 2019

Alistair Reid is making his debut as helm on the Youth International Match Race scene sailing at the prestigious Hardy Cup at the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron this week. In...

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Club Marine Sail Expo

05 Feb 2019

The Club has devoted the weekend of 27th & 28th April for the annual Club Marine Sail Expo. The Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo has matured into an occasion to showcase the...

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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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