Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race

Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race 26 March, 2021

The East Coast Classic

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC) invite competitors to participate in the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race.

The 36th running of the East Coast Classic race has been redeveloped to be held in March 2021 linking boats with Port Stephens race week or Brisbane to Gladstone race.

The race commences on the Friday 26 March at 1300hrs with a race presentation on the Sunday 28 March at Coffs Harbour Yacht Club.

Racing is open to offshore Cat3+ yachts, Monohulls & Multihulls with IRC – ORC – OMR – and Short Handed Class.

For more information on sponsorship opportunities contact:

Race Documents
Schedule of Events
  • Race Day, 26 March 2021, 1300hrs
  • Presentation at Coffs Harbour Yacht Club, 28 March 2021
Book a Berth today with the Coffs Harbour International Marina: 6651 4222

Frequently Asked Questions

The race has been classified by the Organising Authority an Australian Sailing Special Regulations category 3 race with the addition of the OAs own additional requirements as listed in the Notice of Race. 

This means that an entrant will need to have a Cat 3 Audit done and additionally have an Australian Sailing Auditor (Club or National) sign off the OQ’s additional Item.

Download at Cat 3 + Audit form here…

There are a number of companies that can lease equipment to yacht owners as required for the race, e.g. Satelight phones, Liferafts, PLBs.

Sail Exchange

Bettina Crafoord | Mobile – 0418 866 333

The Organising Authority has arranged for Kranks Transport to provide a baggage and sail delivery service from RPAYC to Coffs Harbour Yacht Club.
Bookings are made online, Click Here

Baggage will be stored at the Coffs Harbour Yacht Club. All goods become the responsibility of the Coffs Harbour Yacht Club on arrival and any inquiries for collection or misplaced items should be referred to the Duty Manager via reception.

A crew register is available the race hosted by MySailTeam.

Folow this link to find crew for your boat and or register as crew.

Berthing at RPAYC
Berthing is foc at the RPAYC marina from Wednesday 24 March until the start of the race. If you require berthing earlier and require berthing please contact RPAYC Waterfront to book: / Tel. (02) 99983700.

Berthing at Coffs Harbour
If you require berthing in Coffs Harbour Marina; you will be required to contact them directly and book and pay for your berthing. / email: / Telephone: (02) 6651 4222.