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Cruising & Navigation

Upcoming St.Helena Cruise

The Power Cruising Group would like to welcome any and all RQYS members to join them for either both or one day of their cruise to St. Helena Island on Saturday and Sunday, 22 – 23 June. Programme: Saturday 22 June – tide times: high at 1236 – 1.7m, low at 1819 – 0.68m. Meet

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Starry, Starry Night Cruise Weekend Report

Saturday 18 – Sunday 19 May 2019 Challenged with the objective of proving how well they know their stars and their knowledge of celestial navigation, 10 vessels participated in the Starry, Starry Night cruise weekend to the Sandhills on 18th and 19th May. With the promise of 15 to 20 knot SE breezes all weekend

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Past Commodores’ Cup Navigation Event Results

GPS 1st Place               5 pts      North Light – P/Cdr Denis Land 2nd Place              11 pts    Harbour-nating – John Higgins 3rd Place               83 pts    Marley – Michael Moore Traditional 1st Place               121 pts Odyssey – Scott Anderson 2nd Place              208 pts Lucinda Bay – Chris Tyquin 3rd Place               220 pts Sunday – Fraser Spencer   Thank

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PCG Bribie Island Trip Report by Jan Glancy

The frequent but brief periods of rain didn’t deter 12 boats and 29 members and crew from having a fun filled weekend of challenges, excursions and great food.   Some of the cruisers made an early start for Bribie and arrived at Mission Point on the Thursday, others stayed over at Spinnaker Marina, Sandstone Point for

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Sail Cruising Group Additional Easter Cruise

Hi Fellow Cruisers, With some of our group heading off on the “official” Easter cruise to Lord Howe Island next week, we have added an additional cruise for those of us not going. The cruise will be to Mooloolaba over the Easter long weekend. It is understood that some cruisers will also take the opportunity

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Cruise North in Company

Another cruise north in company to Rosslyn Bay and the Whitsunday’s is planned for 2019. The cruise is being conducted by the joint Sail and Power Cruising Groups and leaves RQYS on 3 August and arrives at Abel Point on 20 August (just in time for “Shaggers”). Whether you want to go all the way

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Sail Cruising Group Trip Report 23rd & 24th March 2019

Due to expected unfavourable overnight weather conditions on Saturday, Plan A, the cruise to The Sandhills on Moreton island, was changed to Plan B, Horseshoe Bay on Peel Island. Plan B turned out to be a great choice of anchorage. The weather and conditions were perfect for the Plastic Bottle Model Yacht Race (with craft

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Lord Howe Island “Think Outside the Bay” Cruise

The RQYS Sail Cruise Group “think outside the bay” cruise over the Easter and Anzac Day break is heading to stunning Lord Howe Island. Departing Queensland on or about Wednesday 17th April and returning Sunday 28th April, weather-permitting. Magnificent beaches, stunning snorkelling, bushwalks, golf, bicycle hire, fishing, birdwatching, glass bottom boat tours, and a surprisingly

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Enter Now for the Myora Cup 2019!

Entries are now open for the Myora Cup 2019! The Myora Cup will be held on the weekend off the 2nd and 3rd of March, please send all entries to Fergus at fergus@rqys.com.au . Find the appropriate documentation linked below: Myora Cup 2019 Program of Events Entry Form. Myora Cup 2019 Course Instructions. Myora Cup 2019 Both courses chart.   Please be aware you are not permitted to run the course at all prior to

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Sail Cruising Group Upcoming Cruise

Sat 24 – Sun 25 November 2018: Cruise to Scarborough Boat Harbour  Cruise Captains – Ross and Shez, SV Sensation Join us for a cruise up to Moreton Bay Boat Club in Scarborough Boat Harbour. The marina is offering a discounted rate of $40 per boat visiting for the night. Scarborough Marina overlooks the Glasshouse Mountains,

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