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Botany Bay Yacht Club

Club & Office

44 Endeavour Street
Sans Souci 2219

Phone: 61 (02) 9529 6152
Fax: 61 (02) 9548 2382

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The Botany Bay Yacht Club was founded in 1964, since then it has been actively promoting the sport of sailing.

The club is a not-for-profit company – run by members for members.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome to the Botany Bay Yacht Club! We're a volunteer sailing club, racing and cruising keel boats on the enclosed waters of Botany Bay, Kogarah Bay and the Georges River.


Membership 2018/19

New members welcome! Join as a crew member in February or March 2018 & get up to 2 months FREE - just $130 for crew members through to 31/03/19!

Want to discover sailing? Its free to try crewing - you just need to complete your contact details and agree to the risk warning before your first sail.

Ladies Day - Sun 4 March

All ladies welcome to come for a sail on 4 March, choose to steer, crew or cruise and join us for afternoon tea afterwards!

The race for the Norma Dicken trophy will start outside the Club at 1pm, boats must have a female helm to be eligible.

Ladies - please contact Karen if you're looking for a boat to sail on.

Fellas - you're very welcome to come for a sail too.

Skippers - need a female helm? Please let Karen know.

J24 Easter Regatta - 31 March to 1 April

J24 Botany Bay Easter Regatta - early bird registration discount! Contact Marc for more information 0419 229 522 or marc@ausseasailingschool.com.au.

Download the NOR and enter online HERE.

Double & single handed races - Sun 18 March

Want to win a cannon? Keelboats and sports boats are invited to contest the single and double handed races. No lasers!

We've been impressed in previous races by E26s flying a kite single handed, come on down and show us how it's done.

Note: there must be a second person on board for the single handed race (see BBYC race rules).

Twilight Sailing - Friday evenings

Twilight sailing is the best way to start your weekend! Join us for a sunset sail in the sheltered waters of Kogarah Bay and the Georges River. We race each Friday through to the 23 March. Races start at 6pm in March. Come up to the Clubhouse after for drinks & our popular steak & salad.

New crew welcome, whether you're an old salt or new to sailing. Its free to try crewing, you'll just need to complete contact details and risk warning before your first sail. Contact us to be matched with a skipper and plan to be at the Club at least an hour before the race start.

Cruising division - Easter cruise

Join us to cruise in company on the last Sunday each month. Check out our cruising facebook page for more info on what's planned.

Saturday Afternoon Racing - Spring Series

We race on Botany Bay every Saturday afternoon starting at 13:30. The summer series wraps up on 10 March, with the Autumn series starting on 17 March. Congratulations Hop Step &, sprint series champions and Vamos, David Holloway trophy champions.

Race your way - enter the whole year, a single series or per race.

Working Bee

Thanks to all the fantastic volunteers who did a big clean up of the boat yard, spring clean of the kitchen and some painting to smarten up the club - Grant B, Paulie, Dale, Tim, Robbie, Greg, Mike, Tracey, Tom, Glenn, Warren B, Terry & Karen. Great effort everyone.

182nd Australia Day Regatta

A fantastic day on the water, thanks to all volunteers that made the regatta and dinner a success. Thanks to Georges River Council for putting on a terrific firework display for us!

Congratulations to Vamos, overall champion. Great to see over 20 boats racing, with 3 melges 24s match racing and Jeeves, Stella, Vamos and Hoodie sailing in their first Australia Day race. The winners from each division will be invited to Sydney Town Hall for the medal presentation.

Divison A: Windy point, division B: Bob, division C: Vamos and Endeavour division: Miss Concepcion.

Endeavour National Championships 2018

There was close racing at Gosford Sailing Club in variable conditions with some great kite runs at 8+kts - close to hull speed! Father & son Grant & Kyle with Freddie & Dave sailed to victory in the E26 division. Congratulations Kokomo E26 scratch champions 2018! Wundurra took 4th with 8 points.

The BBYC is delighted to host the 2019 Endeavour Championships, it'll be a special year celebrating 50 years of the production of the Endeavour 26.

Volunteers wanted!

Want to spend some Saturday afternoons on Botany Bay? We're looking for volunteers to assist with racing on our shark cat. Training provided. Please contact Peter on 0414 320 134.

Membership 2017/18

New members welcome! Join as a crew member now & get up to 2 months free - just $130 for crew members through to 31/03/19!

Want to discover sailing? Its free to try crewing - you just need to complete your contact details and agree to the risk warning before your first sail.

Tender Use

The Club provides a tender for transport to and from vessels on the Club’s register in Kogarah Bay, see the Tender Use Policy.

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