The Tackers program for junior sailors kicks off again this Friday 10th July 2-6pm with a free event, then from 17th July for a 10 week Term 3 program For Tackers 1 & 2.
Off the beach sailing takes place at CYC Ellis Beach this Sunday, see our facebook page for more info.
Yachts & multihulls will take part in a fun stern chase this Sunday 12th July, 12 noon briefing at the boatshed for a 12:30 start. Followed by our 112 year Anniversary Race on 19th July, briefing at 9 at the boatshed for a 9:30 start.
Sailability has some new boats arriving very soon, and are hoping to resume sailing activities in late August.
WAGS will be back on again from Wed 15th July. Wednesday Afternoon Go Sailing is a chance for visitors to join our local sailors for an afternoon out on Trinity Inlet. Meet at the boatshed at 12 noon.
PORTS NORTH CLOSURE OF ALL BERTHS BETWEEN F & G FINGERS
Maintenance works are to be conducted in Marlin Marina between F & G Fingers commencing Monday 11 April.
All CYC members dinghys are to be removed from club pontoons before Sunday 10 April. Ports North have allocated space on G5 and G6 for accommodating club member dinghys.
HOWEVER THIS WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE AFTER 1.30 PM on FRIDAY 08 APRIL.
It is further advised that this maintenance is expected to take five weeks.
Your co-operation in effecting this move is appreciated.
Ports North will advise further of access for yachts to embark and disembark crew for club events such as WAGS.
The CYC invites all members and interested yacht owners to join us for the 2015 Commodores Cup. A annual social competitive event which bring all member of the cairns sailing community together for a great day on the water.
Hope to see you there.. BYO club pennants from around the world.
SUN 8th November
Briefing – 10.00 AM Commodores sail past – 11.00 AM Start – 11.200 AM
Double Island Race
*** A Current Burgee must be flown on the starboard side of each participating Vessel***
Nominations close 18:00 Thursday 5th November 2015
Nomination Fee: $40.00 per boat
Includes race results, Prizes & BBQ ENQUIRIES Bill Munro – Fleet Captain
Scary Legs, skippered by Graeme L returned to thw water with a convincing win on Wednesday. Second place, Dreamagic, skippered by Alan with third plzce going to Summertime Blues, skippered by Tony. Again a sunny day with good breeze provided for an eventful race for 8 yachts.
Dream Magic skippered by Alan weaves its magic and takes out line honours on a beautiful sunny day for WAGS. Second place went to Nassaja, skippered by Jeff follwed by Summertime Blues, qskippered by Adrian. The best battle of the race was between Volare and Now or Never, where the lead swapped several times.
Berocca Daze took the honors in a steady breeze. Skippered by Mickey Ink, she skillfully worked her way through the fleet to just cross the line before Lakotoi, unfortunately who missed a mark. Second place went Gray Whale, followed by Now or Never.