27 February 2015

This Coming Week


  • SAGS:  Will not be held on Saturday due to Series 1 cancellation.
  • Dinghy Sailing:  Series 1 continues Saturday at 8:30am.
  • Dick Cater Series:  Will be held over two weekends.  Beginning this Sunday, 1st March and continuing the following Sunday (8th).  Click on link for more information.
  • WAGS:  This Wednesday.  Please see link below for Courses and Sailing Instructions.  Refer to club noticeboard for handicaps.
  • Sailors with Disabilities:  Program continues Tuesday, 3rd March and Thursday, 5th March.  Could all volunteers please be at the boatshed at 3:30pm, and all participants (volunteers & sailors) please let Gordo know if you are coming via text message.  Alternatively you may call Gordo on 0411 524 262 for further details, or register your interest online – click on link above.

General Notices


  • Lil Cortis Memorial Charity Sail:  Rescheduled to the 7th March, 2015.  This date has now been confirmed.  Click on link for more details.
  • CYC Sailing Committee:  Our next meeting will be held in the Regatta Room on 9th March, 2015 at 5:30pm.  All regular skippers are encouraged to attend.
  • Instructor Training for 2015:  “In 2015 the CYC plans to conduct a series of training session in partnership with Yachting Queensland (YQ), the Cairns Cruising Yacht Squadron (CCYS), and Mission Beach Sailing Club, for Dinghy Instructor Course, Assistant Dinghy Instructor Course, Power Boat Handling, Safety Boat Certification and Race Official Training.  This is part of our commitment to building sailing capacity across all fleets and will support our application for re-accreditation as a Discover Sailing Centre.  The CYC Executive Committee is currently considering a proposal to reimburse training cost for those member who then in turn offer their skills to the club to run course.” – Scott Davis.

Forthcoming Events


  • Dick Cater Series:  Will be held over two weekends.  Beginning Sunday, 1st March and continuing the following Sunday (8th) March, 2015.  Please click on link for more information.
  • Lil Cortis Memorial Charity Sail:  The Yorkeys Knob Boat Club invites all skippers and crew to join them on 7th of March, 2015 for this annual fun sail.  Click on link for more information.
  • Sail Airlie 2015:  Will be held 3rd – 5th April.  Click on the following links for more information.  NOR Sail Airlie 2015 / Sail airlie Flyer 1
  • The Mickey Ink Port Douglas Race Week:  Will be held 24th-29th May, 2015.  The Micky Ink Port Douglas Race Week is held over Port Douglas’s Carnivale, so it is a fabulous time to be in Port Douglas, the town comes alive with a plethora of events and of course the regatta is the highlight.  Please see title link for Notice of Race.

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