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The home of Social Sailing and Racing on St Georges Basin, NSW.

Whether you want to enjoy some fun and sociable club racing, camping, fishing or just an afternoon cruising on one of the best inland waterways in NSW, St Georges Basin has it all.


Sussex Inlet & Basin Yacht Club Inc. founded in 1987 is the 3rd known sailing club on St Georges Basin and is the only Club now existing, providing competitive racing in a social environment. The Club is open to all those interested in sailing actively or as a supporter of Club activities. The Club membership consists of around a dozen or so trailer-sailors and sails or races Saturdays during the season from November to May.  The waters of St Georges Basin are our clubhouse.  The first weekend in February is our famous annual Regatta and hosts visitors from all over NSW and beyond.


The first recorded sailing club on St Georges Basin was “The St Vincent Sailing Club” founded in 1898. Click here to view extracts from The Shoalhaven Telegraph 1889. The current incarnation of the sailing club started back in 1987 and has sailed every year since then and in 2020 celebrated it’s 30th Annual Regatta.

Sussex Inlet and St Georges Basin

Great views for sailing……..Video Link