On 17th January from 1-5pm the CYC will host a junior sailing sign on day at the clubhouse located at the Marlin Marina in Cairns
In 2020 the CYC will be conducting the following Junior Sailing programs:-
TACKERS program – aims at kids between 6 and 12 years of age to develop sailing skills and confidence on the water (Friday’s 4 to 6 pm during the school terms).
GREEN FLEET program – introduces junior sailors to racing skills and will be running fortnightly at dates to be determined.
OUT THERE SAILING is a program of social fun sailing designed for teenagers 12-17 years old, no experience on sailing boats is required – just a sense of fun – this program will run for 12 hours after school hours, dates to be advised.
The CYC invites all our 2019 Learn to Sail and Tackers graduates to bring a mate and come on down for the CYC sign on day – it’s free & family friendly!
ELLIS BEACH FEES
Ellis Beach NOMINATION Form
Ellis Beach Boat Hire Form
The end of year regatta is on at Ellis Beach this weekend, sing out if you can help out in any way. Please advise if you’re sailing/camping/staying for dinner on Saturday night. Kev needs to know numbers for catering.
Make sure you get out to Ellis Beach this Sunday for off the beach racing. Book ahead if you need to hire a boat, by messaging Barry on 0428 369 303.
Bring the family, and make a day of it in the delicious Cairns style winter weather we’re experiencing.
No better place than our piece of paradise at Ellis Beach!
The next dinghy course will start on Sat 31st Aug & run for 4 consecutive Saturdays from 8 am – 2:30 pm, The course fees are $240 per person, or contact the office on 40312750 to ask about a family discount for 3 or more. For more information and the link to register for the course please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please contact the office immediately to be included on this course which runs over 4 consecutive Saturdays from Aug 10th to 31st. Course fees are $240 per person or speak to us about a family discount for 3 or more people. The only prerequisite is that you be water confident and able to swim. Come and see why we love sailing so much!
With just a week to go, I’m sure you’re all getting super excited about the Ellis Beach Opening Regatta on next weekend. The entry form is here to download and send to the office or take it to the event. You can pay by direct deposit beforehand, and please remember is cash only at the clubhouse at Ellis Beach, we don’t have EFTPOS facilities there.
We are catering for lunch both days, and dinner on Saturday night, breakfast Sunday, at a very affordable fee, so please let us know if you’re coming and want to be fed.
Ellis Beach Opening Regatta – Entry Form
With the popularity of the CYC Dinghy Learn to sail course on the increase we have decided to open registration for the course early. The course will be held on Saturdays from 8.30am on 2pm, commencing the 3rd of August 2019. Contact email@example.com to enrol
The program which will go for 4 weeks and is designed to teach all the key skills required to sail a small sailing vessel safely.
Great fun for all the family. for more information please contact the office on firstname.lastname@example.org
Fees of $240 / student for the full course or if you are a family group please contact the office CYC@cairns.net.au
||Your Discover Sailing journey starts here as you learn and master the fundamental skills of sailing and are introduced to the fun of dinghy sailing in a safe and supportive environment..
||This will allow participants the freedom of sailing dinghies with the guidance of a Yachting Australia dinghy instructor
||Water confident Stinger and sun protection clothing is essential
7 years old
|Who should do this course?
||This course is recommended to anyone wishing to learn to sail an off the beach sailing dinghy. Continue along the pathway to achieve your Better Sailing and Racing certificates.
Dinghy Instructor – Cairns November 2017
We are looking for competent sailors over 18 years of age, with a boat licence, to become qualified Dinghy Instructors. You would need to pay for doing the Dinghy Instructors course, with a view to being offered a part-time job next year, to help run our school sailing program on Wednesday afternoons. We would also like to expand our after school, weekends & holidays programs. Please use the above link to enrol.