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April 26, 2018
Motorline Club Member of the Year & Volunteer Thank You Evening

Nominations for Club Member of the Year as well as all Volunteer Award nominations are now closed.   We encourage all members to attend the Motorline Club Member of the […]

April 05, 2018
QantasLink 70th Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race Results

With 26 out of a total 61 registered boats for the Brisbane to Gladstone flying the Squadron’s Burgee, RQYS had a spectacular performance.  First mention goes to the record breaking […]

March 29, 2018
Gas Available at Marina Office!

The Marina Office now has a gas bottle refilling service available. The costs are as follows: Up to 5kg bottles: $15.00 5kg – 9kg bottles: $20.00 Over 9kg bottles: POA Procedure […]

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January 10, 2018
RQYS In The Wind Trivia: Do you know your Members?

Answer: Past Commodore John Miall. John, originally from WA, was only 21 years old and was representing Western Australia in this event. He sailed with Rolly (who was inducted into […]

December 20, 2017
Great Squadron performance at Sail Sydney

Well done to all sailors at Sail Sydney. In particular Ashleigh Swadling and George Morton for taking 1st place in the Nacra15. For all the competitors returning home in preparations […]

November 15, 2017
Manly Summer of Sail – Changes to Hospitality Services

The Manly Summer of Sail will bring 1000s of competitors and guests to RQYS, and as a result there will be a number of changes to the Squadron’s hospitality services […]

October 17, 2017
Squadron sailors in the Volvo Ocean Race

Squadron Sailors Stacey A Jackson and Alex Gough begin the Volvo Ocean Race. For Jackson, racing with Vestas 11th Hour Racing this is the second lap, for Scallywag team member Alex its his debut race. We know […]

September 22, 2017
Announcing the Queensland Sailing Team for 2017

The final debrief of the Queensland Youth Camp at Keppel Bay Sailing Club also was the announcement of the Queensland Sailing Team for 2017. Out of the Squad of 27 […]

June 28, 2017
WAGS Report: 28 June 2017

WAGS REPORT DATE: 28/6/2017 WIND: NE Light up to 8 Knts NUMBER OF BOATS: 42 I can’t remember the last time we managed a full course. However, given the fantastic […]

April 19, 2017
Drake’s Prayer in Line Honours Win

Drake’s Prayer in Line Honours Win Rod Johannessen on Drake’s Prayer represented RQYS in the WMYC Hart Cup from Manly to Mooloolaba on Good Friday and recorded a line honours […]

April 07, 2017
QLD Optimist State Championships 2017

Opti’s in QLD! Come join us for this great event.  it’s a great chance for young Opti sailors to race in the beautiful waters of Moreton Bay, QLD.  All are […]

February 28, 2017
Etchells Brisbane Fleet RQYS Report

  Backing up from our record breaking fleet championships held at RQ in mid Feb where we had a fleet of 21 boats attend with 18 of them from RQ […]