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Blog

BRISBANE TO NOUMEA 2018

Last nights forum was held in the auditorium to update information for the forthcoming race and cruise in May/June this year. Key speakers included Mark Gallagher who outlined the hospitality and arrangements for receiving yachts at Port Moselle in Noumea. A race/rally village is being established for arriving yachts with participating members around 60 including

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Have you, or someone you know, won a World or National Championship representing the Squadron?

Our Model Committee are in the process of compiling photographs for a display in the Miller Gallery at the Squadron and are seeking to obtain (unframed) photographs of any of our members (past and present) who have won a World or National Championship representing the Squadron. This display will provide a record of a very

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Members’ Bar 9th February

Friday 9 February 5:30pm – 7:30pm, Flags This evening will be used as an opportunity to ‘raise a glass’ and remember Past Commodore & Life Member Greg Cavill who sadly passed away in late December. Members of Greg’s family will be in attendance on the night. Introductory savouries will be available at the start. We

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Myora Cup 2018 – ENTER NOW!

Entries are now open for the 2018 Myora Cup Navigation event. Don’t miss this one, get your entry in now! Only RQYS boating members can enter the traditional & GPS competitions. The course starts near the Myora Light near North Stradbroke Island and finished down the bay with an overnight stay at RQYS Canaipa. Entry

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Brisbane to Noumea 2018 Race and Cruise Rally

SAIL NOUMEA 2018 – DON’T MISS THE NEXT INFORMATION MEETING WEDNESDAY EVENING, 14 FEBRUARY AT 18:30 – ROMANCING NOUMEA The race/cruise rally to Noumea, spanning the start dates from 23rd May through to 2nd June, is getting closer.  We were fortunate in January to have Laurence and Philippe from CNC participate in the sailing regattas,

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Radial ‘Mates’ To Thrash It Out At Australian Youth Championships

Source:  http://www.sailing.org.au/radial-mates-thrash-australian-youth-championships/   | Photo: Ash Brunning   Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron’s 2016 Youth Sailor of the Year, Tom Needham, is treating the upcoming Australian Youth Championships at his home club as a chance to add to his rapidly growing sailing knowledge. But, with this being his last youth regatta, he has in mind some lofty goals. Needham

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Optimist Closing Ceremony Tomorrow!

The Gill 2018 Australian Optimist Championships wrap up tomorrow afternoon, with the Italian themed closing ceremony taking place from 1600 to 2200. We’re expecting 1,000 youth sailors and accompanying family members celebrating their successes in the Squadron at this time, as such there will be limited access to the Squadron Pavilion. The Clubhouse Pavilion (Bar,

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Manly Marine Radio On-Call at RQYS in 2018

Following its relocation to the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron Marine Radio Manly is back on deck after the Christmas New Year period traditionally covered by Coast Guard Brisbane and the other Coast Guard and Volunteer Rescue units around the Central Moreton Bay area. Communications Officer Jack Kennedy says that with their new computer based operating

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Farewell Past Commodore Cavill

UPDATE: Members are invited to attend the funeral service of Past Commodore & Life Member Greg Cavill to be held at 11am on Thursday 4th January 2018 at St Augustine’s Church, Charlton Street, Hamilton. By request of the Commodore

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ENVY Scooters Beachball 52 crosses Sydney to Hobart finish line!

Envy Scooters Sailing Team  crossing the finishing line in Hobart, image thanks to one of our Volunteers, Don, who is down spectating. Well done to Vice Commodore Barry Cuneo and his team!

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