23 Marieville Esp, Sandy Bay TAS 7005  03 6223 1977

INTERESTED IN YACHT RACING?

INTERESTED IN YACHT RACING?

The Derwent Sailing Squadron has a comprehensive yacht racing program with lots of opportunities for new crew members.

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MOORINGS @DSS RESTAURANT & BAR

MOORINGS @DSS RESTAURANT & BAR

Looking for a great restaurant and bar in Hobart on the water? We have the perfect spot for you!

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MARINA BERTHS

MARINA BERTHS

The DSS has the largest and most advanced marina in Tasmania catering to yachts and boats of all sizes.

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Recent News

Oskana – S2H

Oskana – S2H

The 2021 Sydney to Hobart will be Mike Pritchard’s valedictory race as owner and skipper of the mighty Cookson 50, Oskana. Racing on the boat this year, alongside Mike, will be new owner Paul McCartney. After a major refit over the COVID months of 2020 and 2021, Mike and his loyal crew have not left […]

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Sidewinder – S2H

Sidewinder – S2H

Squadron members and great mates John Saul and Rob Gough have clocked up over 5,000 Nm sailing two up together over the last few years. While many of these miles were done delivering Rob’s previous boat, the beautiful Hallberg Rassy 46 ‘Grace’, around the South Pacific, of more recent times the pair have stepped it […]

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Are you a bit InnQUIZitive???

Are you a bit InnQUIZitive???

Starting Tuesday 23rd November, the club will be hosting the InnQUIZitive Trivia Quiz Event every Tuesday evening. The bar will be open from 4om with bar meals available from 5pm with the quiz to start at 7.30pm – FREE ENTRY with lots of prizes each week. Tables can be 2 people up to 10 people […]

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WELCOME AUSTRALIA’S NEW ICEBREAKER

WELCOME AUSTRALIA’S NEW ICEBREAKER

WELCOME AUSTRALIA’S NEW ICEBREAKER TO HOBART – RSV NUYINA (noy-yee-nah) – this Saturday 16 October 2021 The RSV Nuyina is scheduled to come up the River Derwent between 06:30-10:00hrs and berth at Macquarie Wharf. Come out on the water to accompany the RSV Nuyina into port. For those racing in the Harbour Series, its great […]

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TRY RACING @ DSS

TRY RACING @ DSS

TRY RACING @ DSS every Thursday evening during our Twilight Series. This season the Derwent Sailing Squadron has introduced “Try Racing” for people to experience racing during our Thursday evening Twilight races. This opportunity is for participants who wish to begin sailing in a keelboat. Last Thursday was extremely well supported, with 6 participants experiencing […]

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Trivia Night @ DSS

18/01/2022 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Are you a bit InnQUIZitive???
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Open for Lunch

19/01/2022 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Moorings@DSS Restaurant menu has something for every taste and every appetite. Visitors to the Club are welcome to dine and socialise and enjoy our ...

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Open for Dinner

19/01/2022 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Moorings@DSS Restaurant menu has something for every taste and every appetite. Visitors to the Club are welcome to dine and socialise and enjoy our ...

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Open for Lunch

20/01/2022 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Moorings@DSS Restaurant menu has something for every taste and every appetite. Visitors to the Club are welcome to dine and socialise and enjoy our ...

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Open for Dinner

20/01/2022 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Moorings@DSS Restaurant menu has something for every taste and every appetite. Visitors to the Club are welcome to dine and socialise and enjoy our ...

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Open for Lunch

21/01/2022 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Moorings@DSS Restaurant menu has something for every taste and every appetite. Visitors to the Club are welcome to dine and socialise and enjoy our ...

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Welcome to the Derwent Sailing Squadron

The DSS is one of Tasmania’s oldest and largest yacht clubs. Located waterside at Sandy Bay, Hobart, our club offers members a large marina, an active yacht racing and social schedule along with RYA and Australian Sailing approved sailing and boat training courses. Our clubhouse restaurant and bar offers both members and visitors a great place for a drink, meal or function with superb food and stunning views.