Club News

2021 Board Election Results

Dear Members,   Following the close, at 6.00pm last night, of the ballot for the three vacant positions of Ordinary Member of the Board, and the counting of votes by myself

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Notice of 2021 AGM & RGYC Board Election Information

To view the Notice of the 2021 Annual General Meeting of the Royal Geelong Yacht Club Incorporated, please see HERE.   To view the RGYC Board Election Information, please see HERE.

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RGYC Strategic Plan 2021-2024

The Royal Geelong Yacht Club Board regularly reviews the Club’s strategic plan, vision and goals. The 2021-2024 Strategic Plan has now been released and can be viewed HERE.  

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Good Luck Australian Sailing Team – Tokyo Olympics

The Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) wish the Australian Sailing Team the best of luck at the Tokyo Olympics, which officially opens this evening.   RGYC played a key role in

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2021 Special General Meeting – POSTPONED

2021 Special General Meeting – POST PONED DATE TO BE CONFIRMED

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2021 Annual General Meeting – 26 August 2021

2021 Annual General Meeting Thursday, 26 August 2021 6:30pm   Information & Timelines The Royal Geelong Yacht Club Board wishes to advise Members that it has adopted the following timelines in regards

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REFUGEES & SKIFFS – National Refugee Week

Story as published on scottishcoastalrowing.org/refugees-skiffs.   —   RGYC Member Peter Doyle is delighted and very proud to have been invited by the Refugee Council of Australia to tell the story

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Update on Presentation Nights – Bravo & Keelboat

On the back of the Victorian Government announcement of restrictions, both the Bravo Presentation Night and Keelboat Presentation Night were postponed.   Please see the new dates below, pending COVID-19 restrictions

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RGYC achieve 4 Gold Anchor rating in MIA’s global scheme

The Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) has achieved a 4 Gold Anchor rating as part of Marina Industries Association’s (MIA) global rating scheme, recognising recent facility and service investments.   RGYC

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RGYC Skiff Rowing – Club Launch

Board in the Boat   Last Saturday’s celebration at RGYC included the kick-off of the Club’s Skiff Rowing.   The highlights of the launch included the spectacle of the club’s Flag

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Tradition alive at the 178th Melbourne to Geelong Passage Race

Kicking off at 9:30am from Williamstown, a strong fleet of over 140 boats raced down Port Phillip toward the finish line in Geelong in the 178th running of the iconic Melbourne

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Launch of Wangim Walk Wave Attenuator a key step in transforming Geelong Waterfront

Wangim Walk – the 440m Wave Attenuator –  was officially launched today, being a major milestone in the progression of the Geelong Waterfront Safe Harbour Precinct Project.   Wangim Walk stretches

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Corinthian 2020 – OUT NOW

The 2019/2020 season was the biggest in RGYC’s 161-year history, with many highlights and challenges.   To reflect and celebrate, the 2020 Corinthian has been produced and launched at the 2020

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Royal Geelong Yacht Club named Australian Yacht Club of the Year

Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) was today announced as 2020 Yacht Club of the Year at the Australian Sailing Awards, following the biggest sailing season in the Club’s 161-year history.  

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Royal Geelong Yacht Club wins Australian Sailing’s Victorian Club of the Year

Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) was today announced as 2020 Victorian Yacht Club of the Year at the Australian Sailing – Victoria Awards, following the biggest sailing season in the club’s

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Royal Geelong Yacht Club takes out Australian Sailing Victoria’s 2020 Sport Promotion Award

After its biggest sailing season in the club’s 161-year history, Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) has won the 2020 Sport Promotion Award at the Australian Sailing – Victoria Awards.   Australian

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In Conversation: RGYC Member Noel Robertson

    In Conversation with Noel Robertson Noel Robertson has been a Royal Geelong Yacht Club Member for nearly 40 years and is an active volunteer at the club. During National

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National Volunteer Week – Volunteering at RGYC

Volunteers at Royal Geelong Yacht Club Changing Communities. Changing Lives. Our Club is built on the contributions made every year by numerous volunteers, both those who are Members and those from

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JOCO Cups and the Seabin Project – Seabin Fleet deployment at the Royal Geelong Yacht Club

As part of their Turning The Tide initiative, Joco Cups has teamed up with the Seabin Project to launch the first of its Joco x Seabin Fleet in the Marina of

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Club Champions set to compete for Zhik Australian eSailing crown

The following article was published on Australian Sailing.  Over 100 clubs and classes from across Australia have registered to compete in the Zhik Australian eSailing Challenge. Those clubs and classes are now

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