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RQYS Teams at 29er Nationals 2024
January 15, 2024
Outstanding RQYS Performances Marks an Unforgettable 29er’s Nationals in WA

By Luke Rogers. The RQYS 29er squad’s hard work in preparation for the 29er Nationals in Perth has paid off. Four QLD teams competed in the Nationals with three from […]

Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron Logo
January 11, 2024
Wedding & Events Open Day

Join us for the Wedding and Events Open Day at RQYS on Sunday 28th January from 10am to 3pm and explore our stunning Squadron venue at your leisure and browse […]

December 19, 2023
Sail Sydney 2023: ASS Girls Triumph in Varied Conditions at Oceania Olympic Qualifier

Sail Sydney 2023 was generally light and shifty but ultimately had something of everything! As this was an Oceania Olympic Qualifier, classes were separated between the Olympic classes and invited […]

Race On Sail Brisbane
December 14, 2023
Sail Brisbane – quite possibly the best Sail Brisbane ever!

The weather set the stage for an exhilarating two days of racing at the 2023 Sail Brisbane. With a fleet of over 200 boats navigating three distinct courses, the bay […]

Honiara Pacific Games - Jarrod Jones
December 11, 2023
Jarrod Jones Clinches Bronze in Thrilling Pacific Games Showdown

A Glimpse into the Multisport Event in Honiara By Jarrod Jones   Over the past two weeks I have been lucky enough to experience and compete in the 2023 Pacific […]

RQYS Sailors at Sail Melbourne 2023
December 07, 2023
RQYS Represents!! – Sail Melbourne 2023

16 of our RQYS members competed in the Sail Melbourne event held at Royal Brighton Yacht Club that was held across 4 days from Thursday December 30th to Sunday 3rd […]

Gumdale State School Regatta Sailing at RQYS
November 30, 2023
Grade 6 – Gumdale State School Regatta

In a spectacular two-day showcase of maritime skill, the sixth-grade students of Gumdale State School recently navigated Manly waters with finesse during a thrilling regatta, bringing an exciting close to […]

RQYS 2022/2023 Corporate Brochure Cover Page
November 27, 2023
Advertising Opportunities Now Open!

It is that time of the year again, we are compiling the 2024/2025 version of the RQYS Club Brochure. On behalf of Premier Publishing, RQYS would like to offer you […]

ICLA Metro Champs at RQYS sailing
November 23, 2023
Metropolitan Championships 2023 at RQYS

Metropolitan Championships at RQYS Ahoy all QLA members. Last weekend we held our Metropolitan Championships at RQYS. It was a great regatta with fun but challenging conditions and close racing. […]

Goodwill Cup on RQYS course - catamaran
November 23, 2023
139th Goodwill Cup – Sailing: 25 Competitors, RQYS taking the win!

This years event featured a strong lineup of 25 competitors, including 5 Multihull entries which added a layer of excitement and anticipation to the races. Perfect weather conditions “for catamarans” […]

RQYS Frances Beebe ICLA Metro Champs 2023
November 22, 2023
Frances take WIN in ILCA 6’s 2023

The 2023 ILCA Metropolitan Championships were held at RQYS across two days of racing and five races total. Saturday’s races were held in 10 knots with Frances Beebe and Simon […]

Mara Stransky awarded Australia female Sailor of the year 2023
November 08, 2023
Mara Stransky Wins Australian Female Sailor of The Year!

Sydney Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour – It was a night of double celebration for the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron (RQYS) at the Australian Sailing Awards 2023, held at the Sydney […]