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
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 24 Oct 17 24 Oct 17
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 31 Oct 17 31 Oct 17
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 2 Nov 17 2 Nov 17
Centre Course - Live Aboard Weekend (2 day) 4 Nov 17 5 Nov 17
Centre Course - MAST Power Boat Licence 6 Nov 17 6 Nov 17
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 7 Nov 17 7 Nov 17
YA Course - YA Safety and Sea Survival 7 Nov 17 12 Nov 17
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 9 Nov 17 9 Nov 17
YA Course - Revalidation SSSC 10 Nov 17 12 Nov 17
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 14 Nov 17 14 Nov 17
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 16 Nov 17 16 Nov 17
Centre Course - MAST Power Boat Licence 20 Nov 17 20 Nov 17
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 21 Nov 17 21 Nov 17
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 23 Nov 17 23 Nov 17
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 25 Nov 17 26 Nov 17
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 28 Nov 17 28 Nov 17
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 30 Nov 17 30 Nov 17
Centre Course - MAST Power Boat Licence 4 Dec 17 4 Dec 17
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 5 Dec 17 5 Dec 17
Centre Course - Twilight Keelboat Racing 7 Dec 17 7 Dec 17
YA Course - Discover Sailing Experience - Keelboat 12 Dec 17 12 Dec 17
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
Centre Course - Introduction to Navigation 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
YA Course - Start Crewing and Start Helming 1 Jan 18 1 Jan 18
Centre Course - Dinghy Beginner B 27 Aug 18 27 Aug 18