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McCrae Yacht Club

Site Address: 690 Point Nepean Road 
Postal Address: PO Box 20 
Phone 03 5986 1361
Fax 03 5982 0984
Classes sailed
  • 505 (International Class)
  • A Class Catamaran (International Class)
  • B14 (Recognised Class)
  • Contender (International Class)
  • Formula 18 (International Class)
  • Hobie 18 (International Class)
  • International 14 (International Class)
  • Laser (Olympic Class)
  • Laser 4.7 (International Class)
  • Laser Radial (Olympic Class)
  • Minnow
  • Mosquito Catamaran
  • Moth (International Class)
  • Musto Performance Skiff
  • Optimist (International Class)
  • Pacer
  • Paper Tiger Catamaran
  • Sabot
  • Sabre
  • Taipan
  • Tasar (Recognised Class)
  • Bar
  • BBQ Area
  • Boat Storage
  • Canteen
  • Clubhouse
  • Hall Hire
  • Launching Ramp - sand
  • Member Parking
  • Rigging - lawn
  • Sailing School
  • Showers
Activity Days Saturdays - Aggregates etc 14.30 hrs Sundays - Regattas, Sail Training FridayNights in Dec,Jan & Feb.18.30 Winter: Sat in July one race starting 1330hrs
Club Activities Australia Day Regatta - January 2006 Easter Regatta Lighthouse Trophy - 27 Dec to 31 Dec Saturday sailing-aggregate, learning to sail program, social activities, golf day, hosting state, national and international championships and various regattas.
Open times 10.00 race days, 08.00 on days of regattas/morning races
Club information Club was formed in Dec 1961. Contributing members include Cedric Candy, Peter Merritt, Peter Bird, Doug Guy, Noel Allen & other national race officers. McCrae has hosted international championships & 4 defence series of the Little America's Cup.
Other information McCYC is located at the south end of Port Phillip Bay on a beautiful sandy beach. McCYC has a committment to sailing & sail training. Family participation is encouraged as is excellence in sailing with success at state, national & international levels.


Name Position Email
Jane Moffat Women and Girls in Sailing Club Coordinator
Paul Jenkins Commodore
Murray O'Brien Commodore - Rear
Jonathan Knorr Club Captain
Campbell Miles Club Secretary
Mark O'Brien Treasurer
Peter Marsh Membership Secretary
Louise Manson Administrator
Gordon Crossland Club Delegate
Paul Jenkins Club Delegate
Guy Bancroft Head Instructor
Stephen Berryman OnBoard Coordinator
David Parker Yard Manager
Guy Bancroft Discover Sailing Centre Principal