QCYC Winter Series

2020 Series partners

The Queensland Cruising Yacht Club Winter Series consists of nine races over a mixture of short courses and passage courses. The series is open to both Monohulls and Multihulls.

The series includes a five race Travellers Series, the Otter Rock Plate Team Event and the Winter Bell Challenge.

The Otter Rock Plate is for teams of two boats who compete for the Monohull and Multihull Plate over the course of the races held on the Otter Rock Weekend.

The Winter Bell challenge is a series long trophy competed for by the Sandgate Yacht Club and QCYC.

The Travellers mini series is designed to encourage visiting competitors and is spread over three weekends at the end of the series.

The fleet in normally split into two monohull divisions and one multihull division.

For 2020 the race dates (subject to any governmental health directives) are as follows:


Saturday 11th July 2020

Race 1   Passage Race
Sunday 12th July 2020 Race 2   Passage Race
Saturday 18th July 2020 Races 3 and 4   Short Course
Sunday 25th July 2020 Race 5 Travellers Series 1 Passage Race
Saturday 1st August 2020 Race 6 Travellers Series 2/Otter Rock 1 Passage Race
Sunday 2nd August 2020 Race 7 Travellers Series 3/Otter Rock 2 Passage Race
Saturday 8th August 2020 Races 8 and 9 Travellers Series 4 and 5 Short Course
Sunday 9th August 2020 Winter Series Presentation Brunch Coffee 9:30am Brunch 10:00am Presentation 11:00am  

Friday 17th July (QCYC Host)

Brisbane to Mooloolaba

Cancelled Owing to COVID-19

  Passage Race
Saturday 18th July (Mooloolaba Host)

SCOR Series Mooloolaba

Cancelled Owing to COVID-19

  Short Course
Sunday 19th July (Mooloolaba Host)

SCOR Series Mooloolaba

Cancelled Owing to COVID-19

  Short Course

Note: the dates above are subject to change due to weather factors etc. If in doubt check the Members’ Notice Board or Club Twitter feed below for the most up to date information. For the full Winter Series dates in downloadable format please click here.