Member Experiences

All of our members have a story to share. You can read about their many adventures below.

If you’d like to submit your own, simply send it through to This could be anything from club racing, a local cruise, your experience in the Sydney to Hobart or any another ocean race!



Going solo to Southern Port Phillip
by Tim Hart

Over the 2016-2017 summer season, member Tim Hart voyaged solo aboard his boat Nova Seas, R648.

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Sydney to Melbourne aboard Mika
by Eila Yarnall

Over the 2015/2016 summer holidays the Yarnall family cruised from Sydney to Melbourne, enjoying the spectacular Sydney Harbour fireworks. Eila wrote about their experience and you can read all about it here.

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Past Commodore Michael Smith's world voyage
by Mike Smith

Our Past Commodore Michael Smith has recently returned from a world voyage in a single engine passenger plane. You can read about his adventures on his blog.

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Journey on the STS Young Endeavour
by Elizabeth Johnston

Young Senior Member Elizabeth Johnston was lucky enough to be selected for an international voyage on the STS Young Endeavour from Wellington, New Zealand to Sydney, Australia in 2013.

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