Preliminary notice is hereby given that the 139th Annual General Meeting of The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania will be held at the Clubhouse on Wednesday, 30th day of September Two Thousand and Twenty at 6.00pm as follows; • 4.45pm Registration for AGM opens • 5.00pm 2019/2020 Sailing Season Prize and Award Presentat... More

The Kimberley Rail and Sail 2021

Many thanks for your expression of interest in our truly unique combination of two special Australian travel experiences; The Ghan train from Adelaide to Darwin and the Kimberly Coast from Broome to Kununurra by boat. The package will include two hotel nights in Darwin and one each in Broome ... More

No Wind – No Yacht Racing

No wind – yachting postponed A windless Sunday morning disappointed the 350 skippers and crews of 53 yachts as they drifted on the River Derwent yesterday for the much-awaited resumption of keelboat racing in Hobart. With barely a breath of wind on the river for scheduled 9.40am start of Division 1, race officers of ... More

Notice of AGM Postponement 2020

  THE ROYAL YACHT CLUB OF TASMANIA A.C.N. 009 585 059  A.B.N. 27 009 585 059 NOTICE TO MEMBERS 139th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Please be advised that The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania's Annual General Meeting, that was scheduled for Wednesday 22 July 2020, has been postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions, ... More

New Restaurant Menu

Have you tried out our new Bistro menu already? We are now open for lunch Monday to Friday, and dinner on Tuesday, Wednesday and Fridays. More

Yachts back on Derwent in mid-July

Yacht racing is expected to return to the River Derwent on Sunday, July 19 with the first race in a six-race Combined Clubs Winter Series, but crews must observe Government imposed COVID-19 restrictions in place on any given race day. Plans for the Combined Clubs Winter Series were confirmed yesterday with the ... More

30+ entries already for Sydney Hobart

The Notice of Race and Entry Form for the Rolex 76th Sydney Hobart Yacht Race was published just a week ago - and already more than 30 yachts have been nominated as starters in the 2020 edition of the blue water classic. They include yachts from New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia and one from France. No Tasman... More

Bistro Reopening – Stage 2

The Premier has announced that Stage 2 restrictions will be brought forward from 3pm on Friday, 5 June 2020. What does this mean to The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania: We are permitted to have a MAXIMUM of 40 seated guests in the Club at any one time.   This will now include sitting inside for ... More

Weekly At Home Update

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Bistro Reopening – Stage 1

The RYCT Bistro will be reopening for service from Monday 18th May 2020 in-line with the Tasmanian Government's COVID-19 plan "Rebuild A Stronger Tasmania". Social distancing of 1.5m will be maintained as well as strict hygiene and cleaning practices. Read the RYCT COVID-19 Operational Fact Sheet Our Bistro will ... More