Site Address: Marieville Esplanade 
 
SANDY BAY TAS 7005
Postal Address: Marieville Esplanade 
SANDY BAY TAS 7005
Email ryct@ryct.org.au
Website www.ryct.org.au
Phone 03 6223 4599
Fax 03 6223 1308
Classes sailed
  • 49er (Olympic Class)
  • Dragon (International Class)
  • Etchells (International Class)
  • Flying Eleven
  • IMS Yachts
  • IRC Yachts
  • Keelboats
  • Laser (Olympic Class)
  • Laser 4.7 (International Class)
  • Laser Radial (Olympic Class)
  • Sabot
  • Sharpie
  • Trailable Yacht Various
  • Various Yachts & Keelboats
Facilities
  • Bar
  • BBQ Area
  • Boat Storage
  • Clubhouse
  • Crane
  • Fuel
  • Function Centre
  • Hard Stand
  • Launching Ramp - sand
  • Marina
  • Member Parking
  • Mooring pens
  • Playground
  • Restaurant
  • Showers
  • Slipway
Club Activities Club racing International and National Championships State Championships Match Racing Offshore Racing Cruising events Keelboat training
Open times Mon - Thur 9am - 7.30pm Friday 9am - 11pm Saturday 11am - 11pm Sunday 12noon - 6pm
Club information Started as Derwent Sailing Boat School on 20/5/1880, changed name to Derwent Sailing School in 1884 & later to Derwent Yacht Club. Received Royal Warrant in 1908 & became The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania. Conducted its first offshore race around Bruny Island & return in 1898 making it the oldest continuously sailed offshore race in Australia. Had its centenary in 1980 & continues to prosper.
Other information Restaurant Facilities. The Bass & Flinders function room will accommodate up to 120 and has a private bar. Board Room available for small meetings of about 12 people. Air Conditioned & Heated. The Clubhouse may be accessed by car, bus, ferry or boat. Full technical facilities available.

Officials

Name Position Email
Daryl Potter CEO/Manager genmanager@ryct.org.au Wk: 03 6223 4599
Matthew Johnston Commodore
Tracy Matthews Commodore - Vice
Claire Cunningham Commodore - Rear
Richard Batt Commodore - Immediate Past
Gavin Adamson Club Board Member
Murray Chambers Club Board Member
Michael Cooper Club Board Member
Claire Cunningham Club Board Member
Geoffrey Wells Club Board Member
Daniel Woods Club Board Member
Nicholas Hutton Sailing Manager/Club Captain nickhutton01@gmail.com Mb: 0419304130

 

Upcoming Events Start End
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 18 Jan 18 18 Jan 18
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 22 Jan 18 22 Jan 18
Centre Course - MAST Power Boat Licence 23 Jan 18 23 Jan 18
Centre Course - Keelboat Sailing (3-4 hr) 24 Jan 18 24 Jan 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 25 Jan 18 25 Jan 18
YA Course - Tackers 1 - Having Fun 29 Jan 18 1 Feb 18
YA Course - Tackers 2 - Tricks & Techniques 29 Jan 18 1 Feb 18
Centre Course - MAST Power Boat Licence 29 Jan 18 29 Jan 18
Centre Course - Keelboat Sailing (3-4 hr) 31 Jan 18 31 Jan 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 1 Feb 18 1 Feb 18
YA Course - Tackers 1 - Having Fun 3 Feb 18 3 Mar 18
YA Course - Tackers 2 - Tricks & Techniques 3 Feb 18 3 Mar 18
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 3 Feb 18 4 Feb 18
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 5 Feb 18 5 Feb 18
Centre Course - Keelboat Sailing (3-4 hr) 7 Feb 18 7 Feb 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 8 Feb 18 8 Feb 18
Centre Course - Keelboat Sailing (3-4 hr) 14 Feb 18 14 Feb 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 15 Feb 18 15 Feb 18
Centre Course - MAST Power Boat Licence 19 Feb 18 19 Feb 18
Centre Course - Keelboat Sailing (3-4 hr) 21 Feb 18 21 Feb 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 22 Feb 18 22 Feb 18
Centre Course - Marine Radio LROCP 26 Feb 18 6 Mar 18
Centre Course - Keelboat Sailing (3-4 hr) 28 Feb 18 28 Feb 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 1 Mar 18 1 Mar 18
Centre Course - MAST Power Boat Licence 5 Mar 18 5 Mar 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 8 Mar 18 8 Mar 18
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 12 Mar 18 12 Mar 18
Centre Course - Keelboat Sailing (3-4 hr) 14 Mar 18 14 Mar 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 15 Mar 18 15 Mar 18
Centre Course - Keelboat Sailing (3-4 hr) 21 Mar 18 21 Mar 18
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 22 Mar 18 22 Mar 18
Centre Course - Dinghy Beginner B 27 Aug 18 27 Aug 18