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Sailing Program

2016-2017 LMYC Sailing Instructions & Courses

2016/2017 Whitebook

2016-2017 LMYC Sailing Program

2016-17 Sailing Program


Lake Macquarie Yacht Club has long been regarded for its ability to hold successful regattas for local, national and international events. Being the venue for Olympic Trials, Lake Macquarie Yacht Club provides quality regatta administration and professional management to ensure your sailing meet is a success. Of course our location on the beautiful Lake Macquarie is an added bonus.

If you are interested in having Lake Macquarie Yacht Club host your regatta, please email:

For local accommodation, check the listings on the Lake Macquarie Tourism Association Website with everything from local landmarks, tourist attractions and regional events

RKRobertson Interclub Challenge 

The RKR Robertson Memorial Trophy Series consits of 6 inter club challenges.

Proud Sponsors of the RKRobertson Series is Whitworths Marine and Leisure and R.A. Mackay Yacht Brokerage

  • Race 1 - Saturday September 24th 2016 - LMYC
  • Race 2 - Saturday October 29th 2016 - WASC
  • Race 3 - Saturday November 26th 2016 - RMYC
  • Race 4 - Saturday January 21st 2017 - RMYC
  • Race 5 - Saturday February 25th 2017 - WASC
  • Race 6 - Saturday March 18th 2017 - LMYC

LMYC Offshore Point Score & Combined Offshore Point Score

A number of offshore races are conducted between September and April generally to Pittwater, Newcastle and Port Stephens. They are daytime races to a destination on a Saturday and returning on Sunday.  The schedule of races and starting times are determined by obtaining the optimum conditions in Swansea Channel. Races are usually run in conjunction with Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club with boats competing for both the LMYC Offshore Point Score series and the Combined Offshore Point Score series

  • LMYC Offshore Series No 1 - Saturday 19th November COPS No 1
  • LMYC Offshore Series No 2 - Sunday 20th November COPS No 2
  • LMYC Offshore Series No 3 - Saturday 28th January LMYC/NCYC Friendship Cup COPS No 3
  • LMYC Offshore Series No 4 - Sunday 29th January COPS No 4
  • LMYC Offshore Series No 5 - Saturday 4th March COPS No 5
  • LMYC Offshore Series No 6 - Sunday 5th March COPS No 6

Wednesday Racing

Racing is conducted on Wednesday afternoons all year round and is for non spinnaker boats. Both a sweepstake and point score results are conducted. These races are generally handicap starts with monthly scratch starts.

Twilight Racing

Generally in line with daylight saving time, twilight races are conducted with the initial start time at 1730 hours with graduated scratch starts to avoid congestion at the start line.

Commenses Friday October 7th 2016

Winter Racing

During winter starting on the third Sunday in May, racing is conducted over an 11 race series. The racing is both for non spinnaker and spinnaker boats with both sweepstake and point scores being conducted.

Commenses Sunday 21st May 2017

*Achieved Regattas