Membership and Fees

Redhouse Yacht Club Membership

Membership to Redhouse Yacht Club is open to all and new members are warmly welcomed. Prospective members are invited to enjoy use of the Club facilities and partake in Club events for up to six weeks prior to being required to join the club.

Download a application form here : RYC-member-application-Form

Sailing Academy

Our club has an active sailing academy and our facilities and safe waters are ideally suited to learning to sail in a non intimidating environment. For more details of available courses and upcoming holiday camps please contact the Charles Young on 082 378 6127 or the head coach  (Darryl Garner) on 074 587 2194.

Club Boats

Redhouse Yacht Club has a few boats that subject to availability are able to be used by new paid-up members prior to them purchasing their own boat.

Membership Fees

Being firmly established and free of the major financial commitments associated with younger clubs Redhouse Yacht Club is able to offer members extremely reasonable membership subscription fees. The current membership fees for both new and existing members are:-

The 2017/18 annual membership and seasonal fee structure inclusive of the SAS (SA Sailing) annual levy of Redhouse Yacht club is determined as follows:-

Category 2017/2018 Subs SAS Total
sailing R 880.00 R 440.00 R 1 320.00
ordinary R 445.00 R 180.00 R 625.00
student R 420.00 R 130.00 R 550.00
junior R 290.00 R 90.00 R 380.00
pensioner R 220.00 R 200.00 R 420.00
sailing pensioner R 440.00 R 200.00 R 640.00
country R 280.00 R 0.00 R 280.00
family R 1 550.00 R 660.00 R 2 210.00
Shed rent R 790.00 R 790.00

* Over 70 does not pay SAS fees

Sailing and Ordinary members who are pensioners are entitled to a 50% reduction in annual subscriptions upon application to the Committee. Associated Members do not qualify for a discount.

Although encouraged to join as members parents who do not participate in Club activities and who only accompany their children to and from sailing school are welcome to enjoy Club hospitality whilst waiting for their children to complete their sailing lesson and are not obliged to become members.

Redhouse Yacht Club does not charge new members a joining / application fee.

Prospective members as well as previous members whose membership has lapsed are required to apply in writing on the prescribed form. New members need not be nominated by an existing member but are required to introduce themselves to the committee.

Download a application form : RYC-Member Application Form [2017-]

OTHER CHARGES GOVERNED BY THE CLUB’S BYE-LAWS

  • BOAT-SHED RENTAL – Prices per season or part thereof.

Private shed R 790.00

For further information about Redhouse Yacht Club please contact the Hon. Secretary, Esme Girdlestone on: +27 41 463 3566 or Vice Commodore Tim Jones on +27 827811770