Oatley Wine Dinner

Places are filling fast for our Oatley Wine Dinner on Saturday 20th of October. A four-course dinner with premium wines from Oatley's collection and a cheese course featuring award-winning Tasmanian Wicked Cheeses. Book your place today by phoning (03) 6223 4599 More

Mainland schools no match for Friends

Hobart’s Friends School has added another trophy to an impressive history in interschool sailing, with its crew yesterday winning the Australian schools match racing championship on Sydney Harbour. Skippered by Will Sargent with his team of Issi Declerck, Ethan Gailbraith, Archie Ibbott and Anna Reid, the Friends won ... More

Whistler in tune in Channel Race

Whistler, one of Tasmania’s most prolific long race winners, yesterday started another season on a winning note, taking IRC and AMS handicap honours in the Channel Race, the first event of the summer season. Traditionally run by the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania on the day after the colourful Opening Day of the Sailing ... More

Summer of Sail launched on Derwent

A grand day afloat on a sparkling River Derwent today launched Hobart’s Summer of Sail for 2018-19, with sailors turning out in their hundreds for their traditional Opening Day of the Sailing Season. A record fleet of near 300 craft from six Derwent yacht and motor yacht clubs sailed and motored through Sullivan’s ... More

Opening Day…a grand tradition on the Derwent

Opening Day of the Yachting Season for 2018-19 in Hobart tomorrow will mark 138 years of organised yacht racing - and a grand tradition - on the River Derwent. With a pleasant Spring day forecast, a fleet of more than 200 harbour and ocean racing yachts, cruising yachts and motor cruisers will take part in ‘Combined ... More

Friends narrow loss in Interdomions

Hobart’s Friends School has been beaten by just two points in the Interdominion Schools Team Sailing Championships in New Zealand, losing to fellow Australian school, Westminister from Adelaide. The winner of the open division was decided yesterday on the final race of the final day of competition on Algies Bay, ... More

Midweek Series 1 – Race 6

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Tasmanians tested at NSW Youth Championships

Tasmanian Laser Radial and 29er skiff sailors have just experienced some of the tough competition they can expect on the Derwent in January when the RYCT hosts the Australian Youth Sailing Championships. They contested, and sailed well, against large fleets of Radials and 29ers at the NSW Youth Championships on Lake ... More

Friends leads Interdominion team sailing

Hobart school, Friends, has maintained its lead on day two of the open division of the 2018 Interdominion Schools Team Racing Championships being sailed on Algies Bay, north of Auckland, New Zealand. Fellow Hobart school Fahan slipped from equal first after day one to fourth in the all-girls division, but their round-ro... More

Tasmanian schools first day winners in NZ

Tasmanian school sailing teams from Friends and Fahan head the leader board after the first two round-robins of the 2018 Interdominion Schools Team Racing Championships in New Zealand. Talented teenage sailors from Australia and New Zealand are contesting the championship, sailing 420 dinghies, three from each country ... More