Entries for the 2020 – 2021 Sailing Season are now open.

Before you race in either a Saturday or Twilight series or race at GFS you will need to enter your yacht online through the TopYacht Race Entry System (TES). Once registered you will be able to enter events at GFS and other clubs or regattas.  

To enter your yacht for 2020-2021 Twilight, Saturday and Down Harbour Series at GFS –

Go to –https://www.topyacht.com.au/db/kb/1272

A help page for the TopYacht entry process can be found here: How to Enter a Sailing Event using the TopYacht Entry System . If your boat has joint ownership please read this.


Please note the GFS House Rules conditions of entry (Rule 57)

57. Conditions of entry in races at GFS are stated in the sailing instructions (available below) plus –

      a. Boat owners must be paid up full members of the club or a visitor who has paid a visitors fees

      b. All racing yachts must have a current Safety Certificate to at least Category 7

      c. All yachts must be insured and have public liability insurance to the value of $10 million.

      d. All yachts competing in events must comply with State regulations with respect to safety gear including

          navigation lights where required.

      e. New entrants to racing will not be accepted for yachts that exceed 40.0 ft in length or yachts deemed by

           the Committee to be unsuited to racing in the Club events


2020 – 2021 Sailing Program Yacht Divisions

GFS-Sailing-Prog_2020_2021 -Yachts

2017 – 2021 Equipment Audit Form

GFS Cat 7 Safety Audit Form
Equipment Audit Requirements in Detail

GFS Safety Card


          Saturday Course Sheet 2020 – 2021

GFS Saturday Courses-2020_2021

          SENS Season 2020 – 2021

                             SENS GFS 2021

                             SENS Gazette 9 March 2020

2019 – 2020 Sailing Program Yacht Divisions

GFS-Sailing-Prog_2019_2020 -Yachts_Final

   2019 – 2020 Sailing Instructions

SI_pH-19-20-Amended-Jan 20

SI_pH-19-20-Cockpit-Version-Amended-Jan 20

2019 – 2020 Course Sheets

Saturday and Down Harbour   Courses-2019_2020 just Sat

Twilight – Twilight Courses-2019_2020

RMS / GFS Incident Report Forms

RMS Vessel Incident Report Form
GFS (Club) Incident Report Form

2018 – 2019 Sailing Program Yacht Divisions

GFS-Sailing-Prog_2018-_19-Yachts– Updated September 10

2018 – 2019 Sailing Instructions

Abridged-Sailing Instructions for Cockpit and for Printing – as at July 28, 2018
Sailing Instructions 2018 – 2019 Season Full Version – as at July 28, 2018

2018 – 2019  Saturday and Twilight Courses

Revised Courses-2018_2019-pH_Dec 8

Bradleys Head Safe Water Mark

Required information for some Down Harbour Courses

Racing Rules of Sailing 2017 – 2020

Racing Rules of Sailing

Skipper’s Briefing Presentation

GFS Skippers Briefing 2018/19 Season

2017 – 2018 (Aquatic Licence) Sailing Event Notification (SENS)

Covering letter – SENS
Conditions  – SENS Pages from Gazette

 Other Information

Yacht Results

The Racing Rules of Sailing 2017 -2020


ISAF Rules Protest Form

Trophies – winners and description

GFS Facebook Group

Upcoming Events

  • 22/08/2020Saturday Series Entries Close
  • 29/08/2020Saturday Spring Series Race 1
  • 05/09/2020Down Harbour Series Entries Close
  • 05/09/2020Saturday Spring Series Race 2
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