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ORCV Membership

We welcome you to join the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria, a long established club which is dedicated to Ocean Racing and training sailors with the skills for being safe at sea. Our active sailing calendar caters for the most passionate offshore racer through to those that enjoy the camaraderie and competitiveness of shorter bay and coastal passages.

If you like what we do, we welcome you to join us as a member. Belong to a Club passionate about Ocean Sailing, Safety at Sea and Clean Oceans.

ORCV Membership Categories and Fees

  • Full Member* $250
  • Youth Member ( 16-25 years ) $125
  • Outpost Member ( > 80 km from GPO* ) $135

*  New full and outpost members pay a once off additional $30 nomination fee upon joining.

Click here to view our constitution HERE for ORCV's Constitution.

Renewing ORCV Members

Current ORCV Members (as at June 30th 2019) have been emailed a renewal invoice. If you haven’t received that invoice, please send us a message: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Join and Become an ORCV Member

It’s quick and easy to apply to be an ORCV member and you can pay online, please click here: ORCV Membership 2019-2020 


Benefits to Members:

As an ORCV Member you enjoy significant benefits and potential savings of more than $480.00 per year.

  • Nil Crew Fee for 4 x Ocean races (value $240)
  • Discount applied to Melbourne to Devonport or Melbourne to Hobart races (value $60)
  • Discounts for our training courses throughout the year (SSSC, Weather, Navigation, etc.).
  • Free ORCV Yearbook (value $50)
  • Australian Sailing affiliation (value $80)
  • 15% discount off boat entry fees to all ORCV Races
  • Discounts from ORCV sponsors
  • Belonging to a network and being part of those that enjoy the ocean

Support the ORCV, and those that volunteer their time to run training and races to benefit you.


Bay and Ocean Passes

You can purchase Bay Race or Ocean Race passes online, simply click the following links although consider supporting the ORCV by becoming a member. These passes provide you a temporary Australian Sailing number for that race.


Bay Pass ($20) provides you with a temporary Australian Sailing number (insurance) for 1 race/event/series conducted by ORCV in Port Philip Bay.


Ocean Pass ($60) provides you with a temporary Australian Sailing number (insurance) for 1 offshore race/event run by ORCV, including return delivery back.