As Idle as a Painted Ship Upon a Painted Ocean

by Cyril
Some "action" shots from Race 3 of the SHCCWS - apologies to photographer Commodore Adrian Gruzman and Samuel Taylor Coleridgemore

Farewell To Janet - You Are Invited 28th May 12:30

by Adrian Gruzman
After 31 years of service to RANSA, its Members and the Sydney sailing community Janet Doyle is retiring and we would like you to join her at RANSA for a chat, reminisce, lunch, a drink and of course to say farewell, but not goodbye. Please RSVP for catering numbers, hope to see you all there Sunday 28th May from 12:30.more

Meet The New RANSA Office Team

by Squadron Committee
It is with great pleasure that we welcome Nick Wilson and Roger Wragby to RANSA to look after the administration and sailing needs of the Club. For those that have not already had the chance to meet them at the office or on the water here are a few words they have to say about themselves.more
Flying Tiger 10m

Combined Clubs Saturday Winter Series Sailing Instructions Now Available

by Roger
The 2017 Combined Clubs Saturday Winter Series Sailing Instructions can now be downloaded from the RANSA website.more
Rose Bay to Point Piper

RANSA 2017 Winter Wednesday Series NOR, Entry & Sailing Instructions Available

by Janet
All of the details you need to participate in Sydney's Premier Mid-Week Winter Series commencing on May 3rd, are now available.more

Pirates Day

by Bob O'Brien & The House Committee
We could not have asked for a better Pirates Day Sunday after weeks of rain. 13 RANSA Pirate Ships were out on the harbour all armed with water pistols and swords at the ready. Afterwards back at the Club the kids & not so little kids enjoyed lunch & novelty races with over $800 raised for Sir David Martin Foundation on the day.more

Sailing & Cruising Articles page

Following on from our earlier article on batteries we now look at power management and what you can do to reduce your power usage onboard.
That does not mean you have to have a bare bones boat electrically. How do you reduce the stress and keep it simple without compromising lifestyle?more

Twilights 2016-2017

by The Squadron Committee
While we did not sail the last Twilight due to high winds a great night was had by all back at the Club on St Patrick's Day. The Squadron Committee would like to thank everyone that has helped make the 2016-2017 Twilights a great success as always.more

RANSA Club Merchandise

The Merchandise page has been updated with the list of the current range of clothing, burgees, and other insignia items. Be seen representing your Club on or off the water, please check with the Office for availability in your size.more
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New Beach Road
Rushcutters Bay NSW 2027
Office Hours
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9am to 4pm

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