16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106   Tel: 61 2 9998 3700


16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106
Tel: 61 2 9998 3700


Canberra YC Optimist regatta

By Malcolm Derry
A fabulous weekend, enjoyed by at least a dozen RPA families at an optimist regatta held at Canberra Yacht Club with an amazing turnout with over 100 Optimists in three classes.
Most of us stayed in the same apartment block, so a great atmosphere was generated.

Advancement in Communications for the 2014 Pittwater to Coffs Race

Saturday 26 October

By Damian Devine
The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club hosts of the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour race, have announced that boats will be allowed to compete in the 33rd running of the event carrying a satellite phone as an alternative to HF radio for communication purposes.

Cloud Nine takes out RPAYC Golf Challenge 2013

By Rob Cole

The Annual RPAYC GOLF CHALLENGE was played on Friday 18 October at Bayview Golf Club with everyone enjoying a perfect day for golf.

Sixty three players representing their yachts, in teams of 4’s, 3’s, and one of 2 competed in a 4 ball Ambrose.

2013 NSW Youth Championships

By Warwick Crossman

Another October long weekend ….. and another youth regatta.

I have to admit that as we headed off on Saturday morning the car was unusually quiet, both of us reflecting on the great racing we’ve seen at previous NSW Youth Championships and the talented sailors we’ve watched move through the ranks over many years. This would be the last youth regatta for our family and the forecast looked promising for Brodie to be competitive in his last youth event.

Start Sailing! The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club Open House Sunday 13 October

With the spotlight on the Pittwater bred James Spithill’s recent success in winning the America’s Cup coming from 8-1 down, there has been a surge of interest in the sport of sailing so The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club in Newport has decided to once again open its doors to the public for an Open House Day this Sunday 13 October to show how simply you or your children can start sailing.

Melbourne Cup Garden Party

Melbourne Cup Garden Party 

Tuesday 05 November 2013

Master of Ceremonies: Tim Shaw

  •  Welcome canapés and drinks on the lawn
  •  Sweepstake, Trivia, Melbourne Cup ‘Ditty’
  •  Lucky door prize, Calcutta auction
  •  Prizes for Best dressed Lady & Man, Best Hat and the “Most Creative and Innovative Outfit”

Watch The race that stops the nation and dance to the live music

Price: $80 members / $95 non members (Payment at time of booking, bookings close on 31 October, if not sold out earlier)

Book via reception :ph 02 9998 3700

“A Crackerjack Fun Time”…Ross Scoble, Past Commodore RPAYC


The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club - RPAYC is a yacht racing and sailing club based on Pittwater.

The yacht club offers year round inshore and offshore racing, cruising, centreboard dinghy racing, sail training and courses plus has a large marina accommodating up to 352 vessels.

There is also a modern boatyard with comprehensive marine services to help maintain your vessel.

Membership, including family membership is now available.

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