Welcome to the Royal Natal Yacht Club.

Situated in the heart of Durban, RNYC is a welcome retreat where our members can enjoy gracious hospitality, scenic views, and participate in the sport and lifestyle of sailing.

Sailing and social events are open and fully COVID-19 compliant. Please refer to our social media pages for updates, notices, and promotions.


Land was created to provide a place for boats to visit.

Brooks Atkinson

Vasco da Gama Clock Project

The elaborate Victorian era cast iron structure was a gift from the people of Portugal to the citizens of Durban and was first erected in 1897 to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Da Gama’s discovery of the Bay of Natal on 24th December 1497.

We Need Your Help

You can contribute to preserving history, find out how:

Contact Us

Tel: +27 31 301 5425 | Email: club@rnyc.org.za

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