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

       

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

Etchells Yacht Charter

An Etchells Fleet boat is available for full season charter to RPAYC members. If you are wanting to engage in competitive one design regattas or prefer to get some friends together in a quick yacht for regular club races without spending a fortune then this is the opportunity. 

Fleet boats are in competitive one design condition and capable of being at the front of a championship fleet. Alternatively, Etchells also sail well in a mixed fleet and are proving to be very popular in this role on Pittwater. Members may wish to consider participation in Club midweek and weekend handicap racing.
 
The Pittwater Etchells Fleet are keen to promote affordable sailing and see more boats join in OD racing and/or handicap racing around Pittwater. We are now calling for Expressions of Interest from members to charter our Fleet Etchells for the upcoming season. 
 
The structure of the Charter has been done to offer a low cost way of keel boat sailing (no capital cost) with a small charter fee of $1800.00 to cover boat insurance plus nominal wear and tear. Members will also be required to pay full hardstand fees to the Club for the season.
 
Expressions of Interest can be submitted to The Sailing Office (Pittwater Fleet Committee) together with any further questions about the boat or sailing Etchells on Pittwater or further abroad.

 

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About 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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