Queensland Cruising Yacht Club is committed to be an integral member of the Community promoting water and boating activities to the Brisbane North Side.

As a Not-for-Profit organisation we rely heavily on our Sponsors, the wider community and various Governmental Grants to assist us in promoting and delivering optimal outcomes from our endeavours. We have a comprehensive sponsorship offering governing the range of activities carried out by the Club in terms of Yacht Racing, Sailing Training, and general club operations. Please click the link to obtain the current spread of Sponsorship offerings and the policies behind the agreements which exist to ensure that the club and its valued Sponsors benefit mutually from all Sponsorship arrangements as entered.

Currently we acknowledge the following Sponsors Supporters or Suppliers

Gladstone Ports corporation Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race 

Presented by Queensland Cruising Yacht Club in partnership with

Gladstone Ports Corporation Surf to City Yacht Race

Presenter of the Prize and Perpetual Trophy “The AustraliaWide Boat Sales Cup” to the Offshore Monohull Line Honours winner.

A race partner & the proud organiser & promoter of their annual Sailing Paradise Event.

Club Racing 2022-23

We have opportunities available for Sponsors in respect of race series naming Rights Sponsorship for Summer Series and Bribie Cup as well as Sponsorship in respect of signature races in each of the QCYC Club Race Series or in respect of the Vintage Yacht Regatta.  Please contact us with your inquiry.

General Club Sponsors 2022

We have General Club Sponsorship Opportunities to engage with QCYC annually. Our Sponsorship policy is set out under the Club Policies Page, or via the link at the button below.  Inquiries may be made at the contact button as below.


BCC Clubhouse Facility upgrade 2019-2020

BCC Website upgrade 2019-2020

Community Benefits Fund Shower and Toilet facilities refurbishment 2019-2020

Proudly supported by

Our Broader Community stakeholders

The club proudly facilitates the activities of Sailability Shorncliffe which conducts its operations each Monday from the Club’s Marina and grounds (public and school holidays excluded – and subject to their Covid-19 operational decisions.)

Sailability Shorncliffe Website


Like Sailability Shorncliffe on Facebook

Further the Club fosters active relations with other Not for Profit and Stakeholder groups with commitment to facilitate and enhance the community in the Sandgate and Shorncliffe precinct as follows:

VMR Sandgate  


Sandgate and Districts Chamber of Commerce 


Brownsea Water Activities


TS Paluma Shorncliffe


Sandgate Yacht Club


Shorncliffe Trawlers


QCYC supports responsible conduct of all marine operations and encourages members to report any suspicious activity to Border Force.  Details can be obtained at australia.gov.au/borderwatch