578 Royal Esplanade, Manly, Q 4179

+61 7 3396 8666


Welcome to the RQYS Clubhouse



The Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron’s bar and Boardwalk Bistro on the waterfront of Manly Boat Harbour pair great food with stunning views in a warm, welcoming environment for visitors and members. This is a destination worth savouring! Stop in and experience spectacular water views and great food with friendly and professional service.

Preview our first-class facilities and magnificent setting with a virtual tour then email or call (07) 3396 8666 to make your booking.

Our Clubhouse is open 7 days a week, offering members and guests al fresco-style dining in an environment second to none, overlooking the dazzling array of boats in the marina. 


As well as introducing some tasty new menu offerings for the colder months, the Squadron’s opening hours have also been adjusted, through until 31st August 2022. Click on the thumbnail below to open an enlargement or download the 1-page A4 PDF HERE

Our Café is open from 7.00am on weekends (from 7.30am weekdays), serving great coffee and a range of snacks and takeaway food to members, visitors and hungry sailors alike.

The Boardwalk Bistro is waterfront dining at its best, our dedicated team of industry professionals to complementing your dining experience with full table service. Celebrating Australian seafood and fresh produce with a dash of Italian panache, our Chefs provide an exciting menu that changes seasonally. Exclusive to the Boardwalk Bistro, enjoy a specially-designed wine list!

On weekdays, our Bar Menu is available on Monday and Tuesday afternoons, with full bistro dining for lunch and dinner Wednesday to Saturday – and our renowned breakfasts on Saturday and Sunday mornings from 7.00am! Full details on the Squadron Winter Hours 2022 calendar here

Our Clubhouse provides all the hospitality services you would expect, but that’s not all: nestled alongside the Boardwalk is a secure, shaded children’s playground. Family-focused, there is something for everyone at RQYS!


COVID-19 note: please remember that public health directions and physical distancing constraints will, from time to time, affect our staffing levels, service capabilities, trading hours, product availability and venue capacity. Like all licensed venues, RQYS is obliged to comply with government-mandated and/or legislated directives and adheres to the best-practice advice of Clubs Queensland in meeting these obligations. Please check with our friendly Reception team for the latest information.

Bookings & Enquiries

Contact or call (07) 3396 8666 to make a booking.

Liquor Licensing
Please note: the Squadron’s liquor license does not allow members or guests to bring alcohol into the licensed area, which includes the Boardwalk and the BBQ areas. Therefore, any alcohol consumed in these areas must be purchased from the RQ Bar.