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

DSS Wins 2022 AWKR

DSS Wins 2022 AWKR

Champions!!! In the last race of the Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta, skipper Jo Breen and her Spartan 34.7 crew needed to finish 3 places ahead of overnight leader 2Extreme to secure the regatta win. The team nailed it! These great sailors have had a wonderful regatta, recovering from a broken main halyard at the end […]

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DSS to host 2025 Aus. Yachting Champs

DSS to host 2025 Aus. Yachting Champs

The Australian Yachting Championship is heading back to Tasmania in 2025 and the Squadron is very proud, and excited, to have been selected to host this event on behalf of Australian Sailing. The Australian Yachting Championships “will be run either in conjunction with or alongside existing keystone events” helping to unpin the assembly of awesome […]

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COMBINED CLUBS PRIZE PRESENTATION

COMBINED CLUBS PRIZE PRESENTATION

Friday 6 May 2022 The 2021-22 Combined Clubs sailing season was celebrated in style as skippers and crews gathered for the annual Combined Clubs prize presentations and dinner, hosted by the Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc. The flag officers came together from the Combined Clubs Committee to share in the presentations of the following series:• Harbour […]

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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???

The club will be hosting the InnQUIZitive Trivia Quiz Event on the 1st Tuesday of every month. 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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Upcoming Events

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Open for Lunch

12/08/2022 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

12/08/2022 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

14/08/2022 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

16/08/2022 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

17/08/2022 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

17/08/2022 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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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.