VIC Clubs

Parkdale Yacht Club


Parkdale Yacht Club is a forty minute drive South East of Melbourne CBD, located on the sandy shores of Port Philip Bay.

Sunday Sailing

Parkdale Yacht Club sails on Sundays with races for Windsurfers in the afternoon. Races start from 1pm with the Windsurfers having their own Start. Typically there are two Windsurfer races on race day. Windsurfers can come back to shore for a quick break after the first race and then go back out for the second start.

There are a variety of series and course-shapes run at Parkdale Yacht Club, including the Sternchaser (Handicap starts).

The sailing season starts on the first weekend of October and carries through until April.

Wednesday Afternoon Sailing

Practice for the Nationals= Wednesdays at Parkdale sailing with Nic; 4.30pm arrival, 5.00pm start.  Details:  tim forster []

Victoria State Championships

First weekend in December:

6th Dec=Saturday Rye YC 12 noon start, will be organized on the day.

7th Dec=Sunday Parkdale Yacht Club as per normal sailing with a few extra races thrown in.


Tim Forster:

parkdale pic 2011b

The Parkdale fleet in 2011.  This season there are 10 – 15 windsurfers competing each Sunday.