Address:
578 Royal Esplanade, Manly, Q 4179

Phone:
+61 7 3396 8666

Email:
reception@rqys.com.au

Cruising & Navigation

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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Opening Day of the 134th Sailing Season!

Opening Day is undoubtedly the cornerstone, most anticipated and most enjoyed event in the Squadron calendar. It is the perfect opportunity for our members to bring their friends and family together in celebration of the Squadron, its fleet and the sport! Saturday, 15 September 2018. Opening Day of the 134th Sailing Season is fast approaching,

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MRMB Presentation of Survey Results

Marine Radio Moreton Bay in conjunction with Adjunct Professor Dr Judy Drennan, recently conducted a survey of boat owners based in Manly Harbour to better understand the current problems associated with the use of marine radios in the Bay, and surrounding transiting areas, and the potential for safety issues arising. Marine Radio Moreton Bay, in

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Night Raid Navigation Event *Update*

An update from Simon McGuire, organiser and event captain: The 1st RQYS Night Raid is approaching fast. We have 11 registered entries so far with another 4 boats that will attend the gathering at the Myora anchorage. Please see attached schedule of registered attendees. I think 10 -15 boats is a good place to start

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Christmas in July Cruise Report

What a fabulous weekend!!  We had 8 sail and 8 power boats along and it was a truly fun weekend.  The sun was out, it was beautiful – although not quite as much wind as the sailors would wish – so many were powerboats for the trip.. The dinner was HUGE – Kevin did a wonderful job – such

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King Island Cheese Trip Report

SAIL CRUISING GROUP CRUISE REPORT KING ISLAND, WATERLOO BAY 7-8/7/18 The nearest destination to Manly imaginable! That funny little island joined by a causeway at low tide to Wellington Point. Our very own King Island not to be confused with Tasmania’s famous Island of remarkable cheese and seafood. So that was the theme and a

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Congratulations to our Squadron Members on another great season!

June saw the presentation of major Squadron and class-specific awards to our high achieving junior, senior, cruising and navigation members. All three presentation evenings were not only well attended, but thoroughly enjoyed by our members and their guests. It is always a pleasure to host and celebrate member achievements in, contributing to and ultimately enjoying

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Night Raid Navigation Event!

Registration for the Night Raid Navigation Event is now open! Simply fill out the form at the bottom of the event page to register! The Night Raid Navigation Event is an annual navigation event that consists of a race from RQYS to Myora in the dark waters of Moreton Bay at night with a morning tea the

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