Syd Hobart 2016


  Welcome to
Sunshine Coast Yacht Club
at Mooloolaba

Come and join the friendly sailing club on the Sunshine Coast at Mooloolaba Marina, 33 Parkyn Parade, Mooloolaba.  



Sydney to Hobart 2016 - Congratulations to the Quest team!  They completed the 2016 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race attaining 53rd position in Line Honours, 51st in IRC and 38th in ORCi.

For more photos of Quest's quest go to our News Page.



Sunday:          Registration 10.30 - 11:00am
Wednesday:   Registration 11.30 – 12 Noon                        

2016/2017 Management Committee

Commodore - Norm Cleeland

Vice Commodore - Lorna Maike

Rear Commodore - Greg Gilliam

Treasurer - Sheryl Hinds

Secretary - Sue Nunn

Social Director - Del Morrison

Publicity Director - Richard Campbell-Burns

Director - Denis Dean

Director - John Ellis



The Sunshine Coast Yacht Club thanks The Yacht Club bistro and bar for their sponsorship of the WAMS and SAMS Races. 

The Sunshine Coast Yacht Club is perfectly located on "the Spit" close to beaches, shops and restaurants. The Sunshine Coast enjoys good weather one day, perfect the next! The natural and cultural surroundings of the Sunshine Coast Yacht Club are well known internationally and acclaimed as a world class destination for sailing enthusiasts.


Notice Board

SCOR 2017 

We're excited to announce that the dates for next year's SCOR are 15 to 19th July 2017. Mark that in your calendars and expect to hear more news from us shortly about this exciting event.

Name our New Club Boat

As announced at the Christmas Celebration we are running a competition to name the new Club boat. Submit your suggestions to sunshinecoastyachtclub@outlook.com by end of this year. The prize for the winning name will be a bottle of wine.

Sailing Over the Holiday Season

As you can understand there are a lot of folks away on holidays and enjoying the time off with their loved ones.  If you are here and looking to sail:

  • Wed and Sundays 28.12.16 to 08.01.17 - Captain Crackles - A series of afternoon races for those staying close to home
  • Wed 11.01.17 is a Non-Aggregate race
  • SAMS resumes 15.01.17

Next Happy Hour - Friday January 20 at the SCYC Club Room from 5:30pm. 

QUEST is off to Hobart

Local yacht Quest is in Sydney preparing for the 2016 Sydney to Hobart race. The Club Room will be open on Boxing Day for members to watch the start of the great race. Good luck to the skipper and crew on their Quest!! 

New Sailing Calendar Posted

Please note that a new Sailing Calendar dated December 2016 has been posted onto the SCYC website.  Go to Documents and click on Sailing Calendar.



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