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ABOUT HRYC

 

The Hawkesbury River Yacht Club sails from Brooklyn, north of Sydney, on the beautiful waters of Broken Bay.

The HRYC fleet currently comprises yachts ranging from 6 to 13 metres, but also welcomes trailer sailors and sports yachts.  The club’s history reaches back to 1992.

Membership of the club ranges from experienced sailors to beginners.  All are welcome.  Membership and Boat Registration forms can be found on the Documents Page Download the Membership Application Form 

Our Calendar of Events includes round-the-buoys racing and social sailing activities.

  • Passage Series Races held on the first Saturday of the month

  • Windward-Leeward Series Races held on the third Saturday of the month

  • Midweek Social Sail and Raft-up on the last Wednesday of the month

  • Sprint Series Race (three short races)

  • Three Island Race

  • Crews' Race 

  • Rhumb Race

  • The Broken Bay Interclub Challenge 
     

All races are run round permanent and laid marks in the Hawkesbury River, Cowan Creek, Broken Bay and Pittwater. The Windward-Leeward and Passage Series races normally last 2-4 hours, with the inter-club and special trophy races - longer.
 

We have a varied social program which includes Twilight Sailing and BBQ's during the summer months, and additional events at member's homes during the year. Races are usually followed by on/off-water get-togethers.