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2018 Myora Cup Navigation Event

2018 Myora Cup Navigation Event. Last weekend the 2018 Myora Cup Navigation event had the perfect weather for a close competition in both GPS & Traditional divisions. 15 boats competed and several more came to Canaipa simply for the social event on Saturday night. This year’s courses were fairly challenging with 15 check gate in

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International Women’s Day

This Thursday is International Women’s Day and RQYS is putting on a full day of events!  We would like to invite you along with your girlfriends to 2018 International Women’s Day at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron on Thursday 08th March 2018. The Squadron will be hosting a three-part event to accommodate a diversity of

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

Source:   | 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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