One yacht club keels over, while another changes tack

One Sunshine Coast yacht club has sunk while another has changed tack at Mooloolaba Spit.

The 17-year-old Sunshine Coast Yacht Club has keeled over after it couldn’t pay a “significant increase” in rent at the Mooloolaba Marina.

Meanwhile, the 56-year-old Mooloolaba Yacht Club has found some stability, by moving into a modest home at the facility.

For the members of the former, it was a “sad decision” to de-register the club and close its doors.

“Unfortunately, the catalyst for our decision was a request from the Marina to vacate our current premises and move into a small…

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