Bass Strait Islands cruise – Joan Ellen – 7th Jan - 14th Jan 2024I am the first to admit that I am a complete novice when it comes to cruising. Most of my sailing life has revolved around regatta’s and club racing and I often wondered how you fill in the blanks when there is nothing to race against. Competitive …
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News From GC - 16 April

Marina/Sailing Office News

Upcoming Sailing

Racing 17 April

Hearnes Heroes Series 4 - Fleet 1330

Racing 20 April

Keelboats - Artemis Pursuit
One Design - Center Course from 1330

Racing 21 April

OTB Autumn Series - 1400
Open to all fleets that hold a Cat 7 or above safety declaration. It is a fleet race down to the Cerberus wreck and back to the RBYC Tower.

***Date Change***

Please note we have changed the dates for the forums. If you have registered already there is nothing to do. If you can't make the new dates please contact the sailing office

Training News

Upcoming Adult Courses

Keelboat Crew/Helm (2 day)
April 20th & 27th

Safety Boat Handling
2 Day
27th & 28th April

Dinghy Sailing
(4 Saturdays)
Level 1, 2 & 3
May 4 - 25

OTB News

Nick Ede, Tony McPhail,& Rob Jeffreys represented the club at the ICLA Masters 2024 at RQYS. RESULTS

Club News

100 years ago

Brighton Yacht Club received its Royal Warrant 100 years ago this month Some readers will have noticed a unique wall hanging in the Members’ Lounge commemorating an important time in the club’s history. In April 1924, our application for a Royal Warrant was granted by King George V of England. Our club could wear the Blue Ensign of His Majesty’s …
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100 years ago

Snooker/Billiards comp

With the completion of the winter snooker and billiards competitions, we are now right into the annual pool (eight ball) competition.

Entry is open to all membership categories. And a brilliant chance for newish members to meet and have fun with other members. Skill level is irrelevant and a fun time the chief ingredient.

There are two events, individual and teams pool (2) and the entry sheets are on the board, so enter without delay. Entries close 21 April 2024.

A note from the convenor, if entered can you play your next match within a week of being available? As mentioned, fun and meeting other members is the key, see you at the table.


Opening Hours
Olympic Restaurant & Bar - 7am - 3pm (no dinner service)
RBYC Members Bar - 12pm - 7pm (no dinner service)
Draw Date: 12h April
No Winner

Next draw 18th April jackpots to
Tim Willox Senior
Hannah Bush Senior Family
Mark Bolis Crew Plus
Suzanne Free Social
Eliza Ganim Intermediate
Lewis Pepi Intermediate
Hugo Jarry Youth
Mark Gyimesi Youth
Amy Robb Youth
Alexander Nechifor Youth
Hi everyone, On the field: half of the eight games this round saw unexpected results. Melbourne were warm favorites to defeat Brisbane in the Thursday night game at the MCG. Instead, the Lions dominated this game to win by 22 points. On Friday night, the Bulldogs were expected to account for Essendon, but the Bombers raced away from them in …

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Each month the team from K2 health (located ta RBYC) will provide members with ways of looking after their bodies and keeping fit and healthy. This week they take a look at shoulder exercises. Use the link too see the full article

Around The Bay


Join the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria (ORCV) in partnership with the Royal Brighton Yacht Club (RBYC) for an evening of inspiration and adventure as we delve into the world of solo circumnavigation with Jeanne Socrates. more