General information, regarding Keelboat racing

Keel boat racing at QLYC is conducted on Saturdays in Summer and Sundays in Winter. Briefings are conducted at the Queenscliff Harbour outside the Harbour Office, and a varied program of racing is held with a mixed fleet.

Handicap racing is conducted in three divisions for Couta Boats fixed keel and Trailerable yachts and larger racing yachts. Generally races are around standard courses with a variable starting and finishing line but utilizing fixed marks in Port Phillip commencing near the Queenscliff Harbor.

A season of racing features trophy races and two major series per summer. Most races contribute to an aggregate series championship.

We welcome new members and new vessels to our fleet.

Details of the season can be found on this site including a notice of race, schedule of racing, Sailing instructions, standard courses and ways to register your vessel

Our COVID plan is given as a link in the Home page.  As far as sailing is concerned, it is based on interpretations from Australian Sailing.

The current recommendations from Australian Sailing forms the basis for the QLYC COVID plan.