Functions & Events

The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, founded in Hobart in 1880, formerly known as the Derwent Sailing Boat Club offers a truly unique venue for all of your event needs.

Located only a few minutes from the heart of Hobart, this spectacularly positioned, extreme waterfront setting offers both indoor and outdoor settings and is flexible enough to suit all types of events. .

The ideal venue steeped in old school maritime tradition RYCT sinuously connects the functions future with the past.

At RYCT, we celebrate in the pleasure of fresh Tasmanian produce, honour a commitment to customer service, and display a generosity of spirit. Whether you need a large family wedding with all the trimmings or a discreet and professional corporate function to wow the clients – the RYCT events team can take your ideas and turn them into reality.




No event is too small or too large. Year round availability, free onsite parking and a fully licensed bar highlighting the best of Tasmanian wines and beverages.

Each and every event is treated with the same degree of professionalism and attention to detail no matter what the size.

With a team of highly trained, innovative chefs and experienced function staff nothing is overlooked to ensure that the client gets the best RYCT has to offer. With its strong team, RYCT is the total event management service sure to flavour any event.

Flexible function rooms with unsurpassed views that offer easy access to our outdoor areas and balcony. What the Royal Yacht Club offers is attention to detail, dedicated and superior service, fantastic catering and the best setting in Hobart!

Should you have any questions or you would like a personalised event proposal please contact Almer Elzink.

Almer can be contacted on:
(03) 6223 4599 or via email.