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

       

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

Marine Radio Operators Course - Is your DSC-equipped VHF hooked up right?

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club will be conducting a Marina Radio Course for members and guest wanting to gain their MROCP qualification for all VHF/HF users (whether racing to Coffs Harbour, around Pittwater or Cruising Australia).  

Canberra YC Optimist regatta

By Malcolm Derry
A fabulous weekend, enjoyed by at least a dozen RPA families at an optimist regatta held at Canberra Yacht Club with an amazing turnout with over 100 Optimists in three classes.
Most of us stayed in the same apartment block, so a great atmosphere was generated.

Advancement in Communications for the 2014 Pittwater to Coffs Race

Saturday 26 October

By Damian Devine
The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club hosts of the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour race, have announced that boats will be allowed to compete in the 33rd running of the event carrying a satellite phone as an alternative to HF radio for communication purposes.

Cloud Nine takes out RPAYC Golf Challenge 2013

By Rob Cole

The Annual RPAYC GOLF CHALLENGE was played on Friday 18 October at Bayview Golf Club with everyone enjoying a perfect day for golf.

Sixty three players representing their yachts, in teams of 4’s, 3’s, and one of 2 competed in a 4 ball Ambrose.

2013 NSW Youth Championships

By Warwick Crossman
www.dinghyfever.com

Another October long weekend ….. and another youth regatta.

I have to admit that as we headed off on Saturday morning the car was unusually quiet, both of us reflecting on the great racing we’ve seen at previous NSW Youth Championships and the talented sailors we’ve watched move through the ranks over many years. This would be the last youth regatta for our family and the forecast looked promising for Brodie to be competitive in his last youth event.

Start Sailing! The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club Open House Sunday 13 October

With the spotlight on the Pittwater bred James Spithill’s recent success in winning the America’s Cup coming from 8-1 down, there has been a surge of interest in the sport of sailing so The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club in Newport has decided to once again open its doors to the public for an Open House Day this Sunday 13 October to show how simply you or your children can start sailing.

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Sailing heavyweights named as ambassadors for Sydney to Auckland Ocean Race 2021

10 Dec 2019

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC) in Sydney and the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) in Auckland, have named Australia’s most famous sailor, James ‘Jimmy’ Spithill and one...

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Sydney to Auckland Ocean Race 2021: Centrepiece of major summer international events

13 Sep 2019

MEDIA RELEASE                                                                                         12 September, 2019 To start on Sydney Harbour at 1pm on 30 January 2021, the inaugural Sydney to Auckland Ocean Race 2021, organised by the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht...

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Media Release - Sydney to Auckland Ocean Race - Notice of Race Published

26 Jul 2019

 Sydney to Auckland Ocean Race 2021Media Release – 26 July 2019   The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club and Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron are excited to announce that the Notice of Race for the...

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Sydney to Auckland Yacht Race 2021

07 Jun 2019

View this email in your browserSydney to Auckland Yacht Race 2021Media Release – 7th June 2019   The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club and Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron are excited to...

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Sailing heavyweights named as ambassadors for Sydney to Auckland Ocean Race 2021

10 Dec 2019

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC) in Sydney and the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) in Auckland, have named Australia’s most famous sailor, James ‘Jimmy’ Spithill and one...

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Fives all at sea- Beta Crucis to represent Australia at the Scandinavian Gold Cup in January

10 Dec 2019

On the weekend of 7-8th December Australian 5.5 Metres were all at sea competing on the iconic Palm Beach Circle for the first time for a couple of decades. The...

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Level 2 Water Restrictions Now in Place

09 Dec 2019

  ↵The Club would like to remind Members that Level 2 Water Restrictions are in place from 10th December 2019.  Below is an excerpt from the Sydney Water website relating to...

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Champions to unite for 5.5 Metre Gold Cup and World Championship 2020

03 Dec 2019

With boats belonging to international entrants arriving in Australia, the temptation to take part in the upcoming 5.5 Metre Class World Championship proved too strong for some big names on...

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Club Coach Tom Spithill's Departure

03 Dec 2019

Club Coach Tom Spithill will be finishing up in his position as Head Coach at the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club in Feb/ March 2020 (date to be announced).Since commencing...

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Georges 2015 ‘The Exile’ Shiraz Awarded Gold at 2019 Langtons Clare Valley Wine Show

03 Dec 2019

Posted by manager  Leave a comment Club racing partner Georges Wines has been supporting Saturday racing events this season through their superb "Exile Shiraz" for placegetters. This exceptional wine recently won Gold at...

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New Zealand successfully defends Harken International Youth Match Racing Championship

25 Nov 2019

A Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) team skippered by Alastair Gifford has won the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club’s (RPAYC) Harken International Youth Match Racing Championship on Pittwater this...

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Day 3 of the Harken Int. Youth Match Racing Championship - Top four finalised!

23 Nov 2019

After two round robins of racing in the Harken Youth International Match Racing Regatta on Pittwater, the top four teams have been identified. The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Clubs team skippered...

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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.

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