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Latest News

Canaipa 30th Anniversary Festival

All RQYS Members are invited to join us in celebrating 30 years since the acquisition of our beautiful premises RQYS Canaipa. The Canaipa Birthday Festival will take place on Sunday 23 May 2021 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at RQYS Canaipa. A variety of complimentary food and drink will be available throughout the day

Paying Respects to His Royal Highness Prince Philip

In April 1902, The Royal Queensland Yacht Club as the Squadron was known at the time received Royal approval to prefix its name with the title “Royal”.  Given this connection it would be remiss of the Squadron not to pay our respects on the passing of the His Royal Highness Prince Philip, the Duke of

Sports and Recreation Update from Australian Sailing

  Please read all of the below information so you are informed and can assist in keeping yourself and your community safe. Greater Brisbane has entered a 3 day lockdown which commenced 5 p.m. yesterday, Monday 29th March. In a practical sense for sport, recreation and fitness organisations, this means that during the lock down

3-Day Lockdown | Changes to Club Operations

Greater Brisbane 3-day Lockdown Lockdown Impacts at a Glance OPEN | Reception & Administration OPEN | Marina, Hardstand, and Boatyard OPEN | Takeaway Alcohol LIMITED | Social Sport ( sailing with family ) CLOSED | Organised Sailing CLOSED | Food & Beverage This morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced a 3-day lockdown for Greater Brisbane effective 5:00 p.m. this afternoon, Monday 29 March 2021.

RQYS Members Sail the Brisbane 18s at the JJ Giltinan Shield

Alex Watson, Matt Rogers and Lachlan Prentice, sailing ‘Lumix’ and David Hayter, Ben Roxburgh and Elliott Mahar, sailing ‘Queenslander’ participated in the recently completed 2021 JJ Giltinan Shield in Sydney. The JJ Giltinan Shield has been awarded to the first 18 Footer of the World Championship regatta held on Sydney Harbour since 1938. The event

New Playground provided by Vuly Play

The Squadron is excited to welcome Vuly Play to the Club as a sponsor. Members may have noticed that the old, wooden children’s playground has been removed from the area adjacent to the BBQ area. In its place now stands a brand-new set of equipment kindly provided by Vuly Play. Thanks to Vuly, many happy

Resuming Trade with New Restrictions

Dear Members The good news is we will be out of lockdown at 6 pm tonight. The Squadron hospitality area will re-open for normal trade tomorrow, Tuesday 12 January 2021, however some restrictions now in place will be relevant to you when visiting the Squadron and these will remain in place for 10 days until

RQYS eDM: Urgent Steps to Keep Queensland Safe

Notice to All Members Dear Members Latest MSQ Update: Earlier today the Premier announced that as of 6pm today, Friday 8 January until 6pm Monday 11 January, Greater Brisbane will go into a three-day lockdown (includes the council areas of Brisbane, Logan, Ipswich, Moreton and Redlands). Residents living in those areas must stay at home

Mainsheet 2020 Now Available

The 2020 edition of the Squadron’s annual yearbook is now available for reading online, just click the image to the side or the link below. Hopefully, printed editions of Mainsheet have already arrived at the doorstep of all full category members. If you have yet to receive your physical copy of Mainsheet or if you

SCG Hawaiian Cruise a Double Success

After the cancelation from last weekend due to bad storms, we had seven boats tack their way up wind to Blakesley’s Anchorage off North Stradbroke Island for the amazing Hawaiian Progressive Diner – Cruising Style. We started the day off on the beach for some Hawaiian cocktails and nibbles and Hawaiian beach games:  The Mai Tai make