Member Benefits

Wine & Dine in Style

Indulge in the epitome of waterfront elegance at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron, where wineing and dineing take on a whole new dimension. Nestled in the picturesque setting of Manly, this prestigious establishment offers an unparalleled experience for members and guests alike. Whether you’re savoring a glass of fine wine while watching the sun dip below the horizon or relishing delectable dishes crafted by our expert chefs, you’ll be immersed in a world of maritime charm.

RQ Bar

There is also a delightful BBQ area situated alongside the Clubhouse where members can enjoy cooking their own meal. A children’s play area situated nearby means that the little ones can have fun too.

Member Benefits

There are many, many reasons why joining the friendliest, oldest and one of the most successful recreational boating clubs in the State. The Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron has everything a member could need, on or off the water.

Here are just a few of the benefits of membership at RQYS.

Function Room Hire

Perfect for Weddings, Birthdays conferences, meetings & workshops

Motel Accomodation

Accommodation facilities available at the Manly Marina Cove Motel on the Squadron’s premises.

F&B Discounts

Members’ pricing on all food and beverage items across all Hospitality areas

Fuel Discounts

24 hour Fuel Pontoon – our members delight in knowing that they don’t have to travel far for fuel. 

Sailing Event Entry

Entry to all sailing events & discount learn-to-sail RQYS Academy courses

Event Member Pricing

Members’ pricing on ticketed events (such as Opening Day, Children’s Xmas Party).

VIP Berthing

Perfect for Weddings, Birthdays conferences, meetings & workshops

Gym Access

Access to the Squadron Gym (available from 7.30am – 7pm Monday – Sunday)

Straddie Swing Access

Swing moorings at Deanbilla Bay Stradbroke Island. Call the Marina Office to book your stay.

Members Card

Receive a personalised member card and vehicle stickers which enables full facility access 24/7

Discounted Merch

Members pricing on our full range of branded merch made exclusively for RQYS

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Free unlimited complimentary Wi-Fi. Password available on request

Private Getaway Access

Get full access to our private waterfront property. (full members only)

Reciprocal Membership

We have reciprocal memberships with other Local, National and International Clubs

Trade Facilities

Boat repairs, maintenance, travel lifts, wash-down areas and brokerages all within our secure members’ only area.

Cruising Groups

Our exclusive member’s only cruising groups explore the Bay and surrounds together every month.

World Class Facilities