CYAA News 22nd September 2021


22nd Sept 2021 Note Hot news: Our 2021 Cup Regatta scheduled for Oct/Nov has been rescheduled to 20th Feb 2022.

Sydney Hobart Classic Yacht Regatta December 2021

Notice of Race released

The participation invite to CYAA members by our Sydney CYAA Members.

Our Sydney CYAA members are the organisers of this event. It will be conducted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia. An invite by our Sydney CYAA members has been put out to our interstate CYAA members from Victoria and Queensland to organise themselves into finding ways to join up and celebrate this classic yacht regatta with them. It’s opportunity plus time to get yourself on board one of these great Classic Yacht veterans of Sydney to Hobart racing.

Check in with our CYAA President, Martin Ryan to have yourself a reserved seat in a brilliant Classic Yachting event on Sydney Harbour .

For more event information start out by checking over the recently published Notice of Race from the CYCA

AKALA the Arthur Robb Princess Class from Royal Melbourne.
Cockpit and deck beam rebuild project

Shipwright Richard Blake and his work so far to rebuild Akala’s cockpit
Preparing for calking Sept 23 2021


2nd Sept 2021

2021/2022 Summer Series and 2021 Winter Series wrap up Notes

2021/2022 Summer Series and 2021 Cup Regatta entrants.
Please take note of the following comments below.

The CYAA requires each boat entered in each of these events to be listed on the Top Yacht entry system. There are seperate Top Yacht (TES) links for the 2021/2022 Summer Series and the 2021 Cup Regatta. Both events are no fee event entry.

These Top Yacht (TES) listing each CYAA events are required for to allow skippers to comply to conducting yacht club’s requirement for a Racing PoB sign on and crew declaration requirements and for crew personal contact details for each CYAA race they conduct.

2021/2022 Summer Series Entry form for CYAA entry fee payment details.
No entry fee for the Cup Regatta.The no fee listing on the Top Yacht TES is all that’s required to enter the 2021 Cup Regatta.

27th August 2021

Some sailing product recycling news

Richard Downey’s Sail Bags
Sail bag for Avian

Don’t forget the project by Richard Downey of Port Melbourne Paint and Wall Paper to repurpose those worn out sails into excellent sail bags for Christmas presents. To grag a bag or four from Richard call him at 03 9645 4081 or email him at

Here’s a Chris Havre promotion (Acrospire III crew) to repurpose those out of survey PFD 1’s into personal carry bags. contact Chris at for further details.

Akala in RMYS Yard for cockpit rebuild Sept 2



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