Preparations for the Cadet World Championships

RYCV juniors, Peter Allen and Ashton Rawstron, will soon represent the Club at the International Cadet Class World Championships in Bodstedt, Germany, beginning with a practice race on Saturday 28 July. Most of the Australian team have arrived into Hamburg or Berlin in Germany spending a few days to get into the time zone before […]

Upcoming VHF Marine Radio Operators Course

VHF Marine Radio Course These VHF radio courses are held in Williamstown, near Melbourne and dates are available for 2018 and 2019 This course teaches participants the correct procedures when using VHF Marine Radios and includes testing to obtain a SROCP from the Office of Maritime Communications. It’s a requirement if you want to obtain […]

Archives Revival

Last Friday and Saturday a group of volunteers, led by the Club’s Archive Committee Chairperson Ann Goodwin rolled up their sleeves and pulled out our Club archives. Their objective was to identify boats and sailors pictured from the 1950’s through to the 1990’s that have been stored away, gathering dust in the designated storage container. […]

Winter clothing round 2

RYCV Winter Clothing Order (Round 2) Due to high demand, we have opened up the order system again for a second round of bulk ordering. There are mens and ladies styles available (except beanies) Orders will now close 10 August 2018 for the ‘RYCV Winter Clothing Classic’ range, including Club beanies. Orders should be made online through […]

Advertise in the RYCV Brochure

We are doing a membership and functions push this year for the Royal Yacht Club of Victoria and we are putting together the yacht club’s Official Corporate Brochure and wanted to offer existing members and sponsors a chance to profile in the publication for a 16 month period. Please accept this email as confirmation of […]

Keelboat Boot Camp

Have you ever wanted to learn how to crew on a racing keelboat?  It can look like a complex process compared to sailing a two-man dinghy, but it is a great exercise in teamwork.  Expressions of interest are invited from RYCV members to participate in a program of activities to give you confidence to join […]

Communications Sub-Committee seeking new members

  The Communications Sub-Committee is looking for new members! Share your ideas and help to shape the Club’s communications to our members and the public, and record the stories of our time for the Club’s future record books. The committee is looking specifically looking for passionate and committed volunteers, with skills and/or experience in writing, […]

Burgee Challenge

Whether your travelling to Daylesford, Darwin or Dubai, we’d like to see what you’re up to. We want to see how far and wide our members explore and demonstrate what an incredible network we have. Grab your RYCV Burgee (or buy one from the office) and carry it with you as you travel locally, interstate […]