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2017 All Skippers Briefing : Mandatory attendence (9th of Feb 6pm – CYC Boat Shed)

This year as part of our obligations under the MSQ Aquatic Events Approval, we are asking that all CYC Skippers and Crew attend a briefing at 6pm on the 9th of Feburary 2017.

Subjects to be covered:

  • CAT 6 Safety requirements
  • 2017 CYC Safety Management Plan
  • Local Rules and regulations
  •  VTS Cairns and Local Port Rules
  • 2017 Sailing Events Calendar

For more information please contact Neil or Bill

Lindsay Joice 2017 Series Race 1 – Fitzroy Island


In 2017 the Lindsay Joice series will be a series of 5 races on the following days:

  • Saturday 25th of Feb – Race to Fitzroy Island 
  • Saturday 4th of March – Bay Race
  • Sunday 12th of March – Double Island Race
  • Saturday 25th of March – Ladies Day Race
  • Saturday 8th of April – Inlet Race

The first race will commence at 10am on the 25th of Feb, following a race briefing at 9am.

FIRST PRIZE: Accommodation and Transfer at Fitzroy Island

SECOND PRIZE: Deckstore Voucher (valued at $50)

THIRD PRIZE: Deckstore Voucher (valued at $30)


Please ensure that you completed your safety (cat 6) check prior to the race series commencing.

We would encourage all skippers to nominate for the whole 5 race series ( Nomination Fee of $225 ).


Each race will have it own prize, and each race will add to the LINDSAY JOICE SERIES POINT SCORE.


Sailing instruction will be posted prior to each race on the website and on our facebook page.


Yachts Members Non Members
1 day race fee $65 $75
2day/weekend race fee $95 $85
series fee 3 week $135 $155
series fee 4 week $180 $200
series fee 5 week $225 $245
Dinghies Members Non Members
1 person boat
1 day race fee $15 $25
2day/weekend race fee $30 $40
series fee 3 week $30 $50
series fee 4 week $40 $60
series fee 5 week $50 $70
2 person boat
1 day race fee $25 $35
2day/weekend race fee $50 $60
series fee 3 week $60 $80
series fee 4 week $80 $100
series fee 5 week $100 $120


please indicate your interest early to Bill and Neil




Splish-Splash-Ladies-Day-Race-2016 Cairns Yacht Club

Join in the fun, Splish Splash Swimwear Ladies Day Race.


A big thanks to our sponsor Francis from Splish Splash Swimwear
Nominate at http://cairnsyachtclub.com/ or contact Bill to advise that you are attending

A bottle of Champagne for every Lady Skipper who nominates, Cash prizes for 1st,2ndand 3rd place, tonnes of fun!

Ladies Day Race proudly supported by SPLISH SPLASH

Its is on again – remember last years event – it has a huge amount of fun. So please organise your boats and crew for this stand out social sailing / racing event on the 19th of July.

 All yachts require a female skipper with 50% femal crew. Nominations close thursday 16th of July 2015.Splish Splash Ladies Day Race 2015 (follow link to NOR)

Please Note: This form must be FULLY completed and virtually SIGNED by the owner or authorized representative in order for the entry to be accepted. Nominations must be lodged in accordance with the Sailing Instructions and Notice of Race.