SAIL06-C0273961-414401 The Cairns Yacht Club (CYC) has an active fleet of keel boats from classic Folkboats, Sports boats, and a number of larger cruising and racing boats.

In 2017, the CYC will be conducting almost 40 keel boat races over the course of the year, many of which will be occurring in partnership with other clubs in FNQ – Check out our “Calander 2017 ” see below.

Traditionally unless otherwise stated, Promotional material for each of the races is available 1 month prior to the race day, with Sailing Instructions posted during the week before of the scheduled race.


Course Revised June 2014 (courses remain current for 2015)

RACE NOMINATION FORM 2017 Office Version (Yacht Division)


Nominations traditionally close at 6pm on the Thursday before the race day – completed forms can be dropped in the nomination box at the boatshed or can be emailed to the CYC office.