Berthing - NYE - Trading Hours - Baggage - Lunch Packs & More

Race day isnt far off, the following items on the Services and Facilities at RPAYC over the Christmas and New Year period will assist you and your crews preparation for the big day! 

Berths - RPAYC

As you enter Pittwater give us a call so we can estimate your arrival time and call again as you approach to the marina (02) 9998 3700. As it is a busy time of year, this will ensure that we are able to check that the berth is ready and our Waterfront team will meet you to assist you into the berth.

IMPORTANT NOTE: If your berth arrival date at RPAYC changes please advise Kylie Brown via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone 9998 3700 / 0438 645 643. 

BERTH LINES: most have lines already in place, however we recommend that you have lines ready.  As some Club members have kindly provided their berths to assist with this event please ensure lines used remain in place.



Berthing location in Coffs can be viewed online here: (Elise Curry of Coffs Harbour Marina can also be contacted on) Telephone (02) 6651 4222, Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit

Facility Access after hours

Whilst at the Club we welcome you to enjoy the Club and you are welcome to use the facilities.  If you would like access after-hours to the toilets, showers and laundry facilities you may obtain an access card from Reception we require a $50 cash refundable deposit. 

Club Trading Hours

I have included with this email an attachment which gives you some information about the Clubs trading hours over the Christmas and New Year Period.   You are welcome to use the Club’s outdoor BBQ facilities, you can book and purchase BBQ packs through the bistro.

Club New Years Eve Party

Owners, skippers and crew are welcome to enjoy the Pittwater New Year’s Eve fireworks, enjoy live music and dance the night away at the Club.  

To prevent issues accessing the Club (including the marina on NYE) please ensure that you collect a wrist bands for each person before 5pm on NYE from the Club Reception..  Security will only permit those with wrist bands in the Club and on the marina.

The bistro “Spit Roast” will be available between 7pm and 10pm.  Dinner bookings are essential and prepayment is required ($45 members $55 non-members) telephone 9998 3700.  The Bistro will also open for breakfast at 8am on New Year’s Day.

Baggage Truck to Coffs


                Bag and crew drop off zone entry level car park

                Baggage Truck from 7.30am enter via Boatyard

The only items accepted will be "PERSONAL BAGGAGE ITEMS, SAILS AND FENDERS"

CASH ONLY- Bags $15/ Sails $50/ up to 3 Fenders are free

Race Briefing

The Skipper and navigator must attend the 9am briefing in the Pittwater from of the Clubhouse. The Club will be providing a complimentary bacon and egg roll between 7.30am – 8.30am from the Halyards BBQ area.

Race Day Lunch Packs

Race day lunch packs need to be pre-ordered by 31st December.

Lunch Pack Contains: roll, muesli bar, piece fruit and bottle of water for $11 or a single roll for $6.50. Lunch packs will be ready for collection at 9am from the Bistro.

Race Documents

A reminder that all race documents can be viewed and downloaded from the event website:

Pittwater to Coffs

The Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race has developed over its 36 year history, into one of the most popular of all ocean-racing events in Australia.

The race offers competitors a strategic challenge as they race between the surfline and the current, past unsurpassed scenic coastlines, prior to arriving in one of Australia's most popular coastal cities.

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The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club
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T: 02 9998 3700
A: 16 Mitala St, Newport 2106 Australia
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A: 30 Marina Drive Coffs Harbour  Australia