Information for Sailors

The Sunshine Coast Yacht Club in Mooloolaba has a diverse sailing programme for everyone - yacht owners or crew, experienced sailors or beginners. Join the club at a world class sailing venue in Mooloolaba. Friendly sailing, competitive racing and great social gatherings at Pier33.


Crew places are currently available!

Just come to our Clubroom (to the left of the Pier33 main restaurant building at Mooloolaba Marina, 33 Parkyn Parade).

You can start sailing for as little as $30. New members welcome. No experience is necessary - you can be sailing the first day!




Our SAMS Series is held on Sundays  

Please be at the Clubroom between 10:30 and 11:30 for sign on. Race commences at 12.30 noon.


Our WAMS series is held on Wednesdays 

Please be at the Clubroom between 10:30 am and 11:30 for sign on. Race commences at 12:30 noon.


NOTICE: SCYC WAMS races are currently run as pursuit races based on a handicap start system. Each boat is allotted a start time when signing on for the race. No allotted start time shall be before 12:30h on the day of the race. Start times will depend on the predicted elapsed race time on the day and each boat's handicap as calculated by TopYacht.

First across the line wins and TopYacht uses the finish times to calculate the handicap start times the following week. An example of the allocated Start times for a previous race can be downloaded below.


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