Twilights are easily our most popular series with up to 30 yachts participating. Run on Friday evenings with the first yacht starting at 6pm, these non-spinnaker races are fun, social and suitable to all levels of experience. The series runs from October to March; easily one of the best ways to relax at the end of the week and perfect for beginner sailors. Post race presentations are held on the MYC balcony along with $15 Steak & Salad / $10 Vegetarian + Salad dinner and the bar sells wine, beer and non alcoholic beverages.
In addition, female helm are invited to participate in the Twilight Female Helm Series which is held in conjunction with the main Twilight Series.
- Notice of Race
- Sailing Instructions
- Online Race Entry – Twilights
- Online Race Entry – Twilight Female Helm
- Entrants & Results – Twilights
- Entrants & Results – Twilight Female Helm
- More documentation
Prizes and Sponsors
The Quays Marine
Pepper Tree Wines, founded in 1991 has been developed as one of the showplaces of Hunter Valley wine country. The popular Cellar Door is a must visit destination in the tourism arena and continues to grow its core business. In late 2012, Contango Espresso-Roasters was opened to complement the existing wine business model and give visitors a value added experience when visiting.
Owner, Dr John Davis, a former oil geologist used his geographical knowledge to purchase select vineyards in four of Australia’s premium grape growing regions Hunter, Orange, Coonawarra and Wrattonbully. John’s objective of merging together his own vineyards with a high quality boutique winery in 2002 was to offer a diverse range of grape varieties and products which would guarantee quality maintained on yearly basis.
Starters Prize Sponsor – Peter Wilkins
He enjoyed the company of Manly Yacht Club and the satisfaction he gained in completing a start and finish sequence correctly on the “Carlyle” over the 10 years he was PRO. The Starters Trophy commemorates “That Grand Old Lady of MYC – Carlyle” and rewards the boat most closely and consistently achieving its scheduled start time. The Starters Prize is awarded after each race to the boat closest to its allocated start time