Benefits Of Membership

RANSA Membership Benefits

• Best value yacht club membership on Sydney Harbour with full Australian Sailing affiliation and AS membership

• Select a membership category of Sailing, Naval, Service or Crew to comply with Australian Sailing Rule 46 

• Unique ‘Tin Shed’ heritage listed club house on the water at Rushcutters Bay with a long Naval history

• Friendly, casual and welcoming atmosphere of a volunteer based organisation

• The Whaler Bar, a great place to relax with your crew after the race

• Great value drinks - with a further 10% member discount

• 15% member discount from food from the Navy Bear Cafe on sailing days, 10% all other times

• Member only seating for Navy Bear and table bookings available only for members

• Members only venue hire as an ideal waterfront location for corporate functions and seminars or private celebrations such as birthdays, private gatherings or even weddings. Hire the venue space or the galley cooking facilities with your own catering

• Members key provides after hours access to the club facilities and access to the BBQs for a casual afternoon gathering

• For boat owning members the club has mooring and berthing options including swing moorings, hard stand and marina berths at very affordable rates- subject to availability

• Slipway for "do it yourself" slipping for members -suitable for small yachts

• Reciprocal rights to affiliated clubs

• Twilight social sailing on Fridays in summer, with post race food, drinks and prizegiving

• Winter sailing on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons

• Radio Controlled Yacht special interest group and racing in the "pond" on Wednesdays

• Cruising division gatherings on Sydney Harbour and Pittwater

• Opportunities to get to know fellow members via club volunteer programs

• Members' social and information nights

• Special events including the RANSA REGATTA in February and PIRATES DAY in March