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

Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race

Notice to Competitors
The Club Marine 2020 Pittwater to Coffs Race has been Abandoned. Planning is underway for the 2021 race.

26 March, 2021

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The East Coast Classic

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC) invite competitors to participate in the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race.

The 36th running of the East Coast Classic race has been redeveloped to be held in March 2021 linking boats with Port Stephens race week or Brisbane to Gladstone race.

The race commences on the Friday 26 March at 1300hrs with a race presentation on the Sunday 28 March at Coffs Harbour Yacht Club.

Racing is open to offshore Cat3+ yachts, Monohulls & Multihulls with IRC - ORC - OMR - and Short Handed Class.

For more information on sponsorship opportunities contact: marketing@rpayc.com.au
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Schedule of Events

  • Welcome & Weather briefing - Thrsday 2 April, 7pm
  • Race Day, 3 April 2020
  • Presentation at Coffs Harbour Yacht Club, 5 April, 2020

Days till the Start

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Book a Berth today with the Coffs Harbour Marina

Book a Berth today with the Coffs Harbour Marina
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Frequently Asked Questions

The race has been classified by the Organising Authority an Australian Sailing Special Regulations category 3 race with the addition of the OAs own additional requirements as listed in the Notice of Race. 

This means that an entrant will need to have a Cat 3 Audit done and additionally have an Australian Sailing Auditor (Club or National) sign off the OQ's additional Item.

Download at Cat 3 + Audit form here...
There are a number of companies that can lease equipment to yacht owners as required for the race, e.g. Satelight phones, Liferafts, PLBs.

Sail Exchange

https://www.sailexchange.com.au/personal-safety-equipment/rental-gear/life-rafts-rental.html

Bettina Crafoord | Mobile – 0418 866 333

www.sailexchange.com

EPIRB Hire

Call us on 02 4997 8183 – 0415 263 750 or email info@epirbhire.com.au

Great Circle

Ph: 1300 306 381

www.greatcircleliferafts.com.au

The Organising Authority has arranged for Kranks Transport to provide a baggage and sail delivery service from RPAYC to Coffs Harbour Yacht Club.
Bookings are made online, Click Here

Baggage will be stored at the Coffs Harbour Yacht Club. All goods become the responsibility of the Coffs Harbour Yacht Club on arrival and any inquiries for collection or misplaced items should be referred to the Duty Manager via reception.
A crew register is available the race hosted by MySailTeam.

Folow this link to find crew for your boat and or register as crew. 
https://app.mysail.team/series/565/club-marine-pittwater-to-coffs-harbour-yacht-race-2020
Berthing at RPAYC
Berthing is foc at the RPAYC marina from Thursday 2nd April 2020 until the start of the race. If you require berthing on Thursday night or will be arriving earlier and require berthing please contact RPAYC Waterfront to book: waterfront@rpayc.com.au / Tel. (02) 99983700.

Berthing at Coffs Harbour
If you require berthing in Coffs Harbour Marina; you will be required to contact them directly and book and pay for your berthing. https://www.coffsharbourmarina.com.au/ / email: admin.coffs@starmarinas.com.au / Telephone: (02) 6651 4222.

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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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