News

End of season BBQ

by Silke
Come and join us to celebrate the end of a great season after racing on April 30.
Catch up with your fellow sailors over a drink and a snag and of course the excellent salads and desserts donated by our members.more

Strong presence of BYC sailors at the Pacer States

by Silke
On the Labour Day weekend our Beaumaris Pacer sailors skipped the usual club sailing activities and instead enjoyed the hospitality of our neighbors at Parkdale Yacht Club for the Victorian Championships.more

3193 Cup this Saturday at Black Rock Yacht Club

by Silke
BYC Sailors will visit Black Rock this Saturday, Feb 04 for the 3193 Cup.more

Twilight Sailing in February

by Silke
Twilight sailing will be held each Thursday evening in February starting at approximately 6.30pm and finishing at dusk.more

BYC sailors traveling

by Silke
While sailing at Ricketts Point is taking a break, that doesn't mean we have to!more

New addition to our training fleet

by Silke
After 18 months of hard work by our volunteers, the three Pacers BYC purchased from SYC in winter 2015 are ready to go out on the water.more

Sailing Events 2016-17

by Silke
This season is full of exciting sailing events around the bay and beyond. We have listed a few here you might find interesting.more

BYC Sailors successful at inaugural CitySail Regatta

by Silke
The season has already kicked of for the Beaumaris Women who attended the CitySail Regatta at Albert Park Yacht Club last weekend.more

BYC AGM and presentation night

by Silke
The Annual General Meeting and presentation night of the Beaumaris Yacht Club took place on Sunday July 17 at the club house.more

Beaumaris women and girls at the Sarah Blanck Regatta

by Silke
After the great success of the Sarah Blanck Regatta last year, Westernport Yacht Club hosted the event this year and extended the invitation to Pacer sailors as well.more

Women and Girls Sailing

by Phil
Sunday mornings until November 1more

Learn to Sail programs start November 15

by Silke
Our Senior and Junior Learn to Sail programs start soon, so register now!more

BYC Movie Night

by Silke
BYC is having a movie night! As part of our club social program, we are watching "All is Lost" with Robert Redford in Fitzroy on Oct 21.more

Annual General Meeting and Presentation Night at Beaumaris Yacht Club

by Silke
The club held its AGM and presentation night on June 21 at the club house. As usual we tried to keep the formal part of the proceedings as short as possible, so we could concentrate on the main points of the evening: honoring our sailors and volunteers and catching up with fellow members over a slice of pizza and some drinks.more

New additions to the Pacer training fleet

by Silke
Beaumaris Yacht Club recently purchased three Jim French Pacers from Sandringham Yacht Club and is in the process of setting them up as an addition of our training fleet.more

Marine Life Exposed at BYC

by Silke
Beaumaris Yacht Club will be the place to be for everyone interested in the science and natural history of Ricketts Point Marine Sanctuary and Port Phillip Bay.
During National Science week Aug 15-23 the club will host the Marine Education Science and Community Centre (MESAC) for a number of interesting lectures and activities.more

BYC Annual General Meeting - Save the date!

by Silke
The Annual General Meeting and presentation night of the Beaumaris Yacht Club will take place on Sunday June 21 at the club house.more

OTB Racing at Brighton

by Silke
Royal Brighton Yacht Club is now including off-the-beach sailing into their "Bliss" regatta, which in turn is part of the Port Phillip Women's Championship Series.
Normally an event for keelboats, why not take a dinghy this time and show the big boats how it's done?more

End of season barbecue

by Silke
Sadly, another sailing season is nearly over. To celebrate all our past triumphs and blunders, surfs and swims, we are having a barbecue after our last race of the season on April 26.more

Women's Lake Challenge

by Silke
For all our female sailors at the club who are looking for some more sailing during the winter break, why not pop over to Albert Park Lake for some friendly competition?more

BYC out in force at the Pacer State Titles in Williamstown

by Silke
The Labour day weekend traditionally sees a lot of our members representing the club at the Pacer and Pacer Pursuit Victorian State Championships and this year is no exception.more

3193 Cup cancelled due to strong winds

by Silke
Unfortunately the Beaumaris Community Branch of Bendigo Bank 3193 Sailing Cup was yet another victim of the windy conditions this year. The breezy 15-20 kts in the morning picked up shortly before the start of the race and soon made conditions unsailable.more

Pacer, Pacer Pursuit and Javelin National Titles at Chelsea Yacht Club

by Silke
The Javelin, Pacer and Pacer Pursuit National Championships at Chelsea Yacht Club were dominated by typical Melbourne weather - gale force winds one day and calm seas the next. But even though the sailing conditions were a mixed bag, the 18 BYC sailors that took their boats to Chelsea had a lot of fun on and off the water and managed to snag a couple of trophies in the process!more

Javelin National Championships

by Lachlan
Here is another event where you can meet BYC sailors. Come to Chelsea from December 28 to January 3 for the 44th Australian Javelin Championships 2014-15.more

Ahoy Santa Afloat!

by Susan
Christmas BBQ including a visit from Santa!
Sunday 14th Decembermore

Discover Sailing Day at BYC big success

by Sally
On Sunday the 9th November our sailing club hosted our annual Discover Sailing Day. This is where we open the club to anyone and everyone, of almost any age, who wants to know more about sailing and give it a try, and without any obligation to sign up for anything.more

Sarah Blanck Trophy Regatta with BYC participation

by Silke
On November 8/9 Westernport Yacht Club hosted the first all-female coaching regatta - and a BYC Sabre was there.more

Junior training off to a windy start

by Peter K
After a very successful junior training program last year, on Sunday we launched our first day of this season's program with a very enthusiastic group.more

Learn To Sail programs started

by Silke
The start of the adult Learn to Sail program at BYC today was testing our new and returned sailors determination.more

Tackers program at BYC

by Silke
Learn to Sail during the school holidays with the Tackers program at BYC together with the Boatshed.more

Learn to Sail with a friend at BYC and receive free sailing gloves or booties!

by Janette
Enrol in our Learn to Sail training at Beaumaris Yacht Club at the same time as a friend and receive a $35 voucher for sailing gear.more

Pacer National Championships at Chelsea Yacht Club

by Silke
Chelsea Yacht Club is hosting the Pacer Nationals this year from December 28, 2014 to January 3, 2015.
Will you be there?more

BYC needs YOU!

by Silke
Our club is run solely by volunteers who work behind and on the scenes to make sure everyone has a great time sailing. If you are interested in contributing but not sure how, check out our new volunteers section.more

BYC club reps at the Women and Girls in Sailing Forum

by Silke
Last week Janette and Silke attended the Women and Girls in Sailing Club Representative Forum. It was a great opportunity to chat with other sailors from various clubs and get some more information on what is going on around the bay to get more women into boats and out on the water.more
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