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2015 Magical Mystery Tour Members,

The Sailing Committee would like expressions of interest for this years Magical Mystery Tour...
The Stig successfully defends Queensland State Sportsboat Titles The Stig's Audi Driving Cousin has begun their quest to defend the three east coast ASBA Sportsboat titles won last year in fine style with a convincing win in the Queen...
Louis & Pete winners at Sail Sandy Congratulations to Louis & Pete, who won the International Cadet class at the Sail Sandy regatta last weekend. They were also second overall.

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Members Carpark

Recently members have been observed over busy weekends using their carpark privileges to let in non-members. This is not only a breach of club by-laws, it takes away valuable car spaces from other entitled members.

RYCV Member Invitation to Information Sessions 21/10/14

It is with great pleasure that the New Marina Project Committee invites you to join us for an Information Session regarding the new Marina.

Children of Phoenix Film Fundraiser Evening - 30 October

Every week for the past two years, a team of Royals girls have taken to the waters of Port Phillip in their purple crew kit, pursuing their passion with growing confidence and skills while raising awareness for a cause that many would rather not discuss. Skipper and boat owner Kathy Macfarlane is holding a film fundraiser evening at the Sun Theatre on 30 October - book your tickets now!

Platform Lift Status Report - 21 Oct 2014


SS Rendezvous - Winery Tour Mount Martha

An organised winery tour on Sunday, 2 November for all RYCV boats.
Cruise to Mount Martha on Saturday 1 November, or join in after the Palliser Trophy race to Mornington.

Mission to Seafarers Art Prize exhibition

The Mission to Seafarers Art Prize exhibition is open for public viewing Wednesday to Sunday, 12 noon - 7 pm, from 3rd to 30th October, at the historic seafarer's centre at 717 Flinders Street, Docklands. Since 2002, the Mission to Seafarers Victoria maritime art prize has exhibited the work of over 700 artists, and is Australia's leading maritime art award.

Cadet Worlds Video

Louis Schofield has put together a YouTube video about his trip to the Cadet Worlds. Here's the link

What the Commodore Said

For anyone who missed Opening Day, here is the text of the Commodore's speech, which has updates on club-related matters such as the new marina and the BIG RAFFLE.

RYCV Clubhouse Fundraiser Raffle

As the Commodore mentioned at the AGM we are now selling raffle tickets to WIN!! an Audi A3, a holiday in Hamilton Island, and many more prizes...

Governor's Charity Golf Day

The Governor and Mrs Chernov have asked me to forward the attached brochure for the attention of all golfers in your organisation. The Office of the Governor in partnership with the City of Whittlesea are arranging the Governor's Charity Golf Day at the Growling Frog Golf Course at Yan Yean on Tuesday 25 November 2014. More details available at

A word from our new Head Chef, Sooveer Baichoo

Having started in the business 12 years ago, the one thing I know for sure is that you never stop learning. There are always new techniques and styles of cooking and its creativity that I love. Seeing members enjoying eating something new or different is always a pleasure.

Have you spotted the new Butt Out posts?

During the working bee, new Butt Out posts were installed at strategic locations around the Club, replacing the old open ashtrays. See if you can spot them all - here's some photos to help you find them.
Day on the bay while Melbourne looks on.

Club Marine Series Blue Division is back for 2014/15!

The Club Marine Series Blue Division is back for 2014/15, with fleet starts and all fixed mark courses. A 1400 hrs fleet start off Brighton Tower on each of the seven event days gives you plenty of time to get things done on Saturday morning and then go yachting. Do the whole series or just enter for one race at a time - no problem. The main thing is that you're out there having fun on the water.

Its time to enter the Lipton Cup Regatta

Spring is in the air, and Opening Day is fast approaching. So, it’s time to enter the 2014 Lipton Cup Regatta. There is a race on the program to suit everyone, you don’t have to be a serious racer to be part of the fun. So don’t miss out – enter now!
Nice trim on Merak

Royal's summer on the water

An easy guide to the events you can participate in over the 2014-15 summer season. We will try to make this simple, many already know all the events, but some don't. So here it is:

Lipton Cup Regatta needs you!!

The summer season is creeping up very quickly and with that, so is Lipton Cup Regatta 2014. Its time for us to ask for your help with volunteering...
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