Peter Strain

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John Mooney
Vice Commodore

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Paul Jenkins
Rear Commodore

Peter Demura
Honorary Treasurer

Brett Heath
Club Captain

Cath Hurley
GC Member

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Kalpana Merrett
GC Member

Marnie Irving
GC Member

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Murray Cowdell
GC Member

Niesje Hees
GC Member

Peter Gebhardt
GC Member

RBYC Strategic plan

Sailing Sub Committee

  • Club Captain Brett Heath (Chairman)
  • Chad Humphrey (Secretary / Sailing Office)
  • Peter Gebhardt (Cruising)
  • Brett Heath (OTB / Etchells)
  • Denis McConnell (Keelboats)
  • Kenn Williamson (OTB)
  • John Spencer (Race Management / Volunteers)
  • Phil Bedlington (Keelboats/ Etchells)
  • Murray Cowdell (Rescue Boats Work Group)

Cruising Group

  • Paul Jenkins (Chairman)
  • Terence Frankham (Secretary)
  • Barbara Burns (Newsletter Editor)
  • Geoff Brewster
  • Jenny Collins
  • Rod Cuthbert
  • Sue Drummond
  • Peter Gebhardt
  • Rob Hurrell
  • Pam Merritt
  • Peter Strain

Inclusion and Diversity Advisory Group

RBYC’s Inclusion and Diversity Advisory Group is an advisory group reporting to the General Committee.

The role of the Group is to support organisational change to enable the club to be an exemplar for inclusion and diversity.  It provides guidance and recommendations to the Club on matters related to diversity and inclusion, including access and equity issues that impact on the workplace environment and on the Club as a membership organisation.

  • Niesje Hees (Chair)
  • Marike Koppenol
  • Josh Stuchbery
  • Lallie Leckey
  • Cassandra Treagus

Yachting Foundation Sub Committee

  • Commodore Peter Strain
  • Vice Commodore John Mooney
  • Past Commodore Paul Pascoe

Assets & Maintenance Sub Committee

  • John Mooney (Chairman)
  • Niesje Hees
  • Peter Strain
  • Murray Cowdell
  • Andrew Merrett
  • Kalpana Merrett
  • Malcolm Mitchell

Icebergers Sub Committee

  • Melinda Kemp
  • Clifford Hayes
  • Ria Bleathman
  • Kerry Watson
  • John Hawkins
  • Peter Strain

Cleaner Sailing Sub Committee

RBYC Cleaner Sailing Terms Of Reference

  • Kalpana Raghunathan
  • Andrew Merrett
  • Jenny Pascoe
  • Kirsten Mitchell
  • Peter Demura

Social Sub Committee

RBYC Social Committee Terms of Reference

  • Karen Johns (chair)
  • Sue Drummond
  • George Henderson
  • Karen McCloskey
  • Jennifer McGuigan
  • Jacqui Provis
  • Margaret Rowe
  • Kenn Williamson

Marina & Attenuator Advisory Panel

Terms of Reference

  • John Mooney
  • Bryan Drummond
  • John Paterson
  • Geoff Brewster
  • Phil Hall
  • Niesje Hees 
  • Peter Strain