Located 110 km from central Cape Town, WYC is based at Brandvleidam and comprises of 86 cabins, 17 campsites, brand new ablution facilities, a clubhouse/bar with a covered braai area and is ideal for watersport lovers (Sailing, Power Boating, Skiing and Kite Surfing. The town of Worcester is less than 10 minutes away, WYC is surrounded by renowned wine farms, restaurants and 4x4 routes.
Tel: 023 343 2877
WYC is situated on the Brandvlei Dam near Worcester and welcomes anyone interested in WATER, SUN, FRESH AIR and TRANQUILITY. If you love sailing, boating, fishing, water skiing, wake boarding, kite surfing, swimming, braaiing, camping and socialising, then look no further because WYC has all this to offer.
Weekend campers or day visitors are welcome to make use of our clubs facilities for all water related activities at minimal rates. During the summer seasons there is a rescue team on duty as safety is of utmost importance to us. From time to time there are cabins for sale to Club Members. Contact us should you be interested in becoming a Member and owning your own piece of African Paradise!
The club has been host to many members with a love for watersports and sailing since 1952, when it was officially opened to its founders. Over the years there have been many changes to the club, the Brandvlei Dam was joined to the Kwaggaskloof dam to form the Greater Brandvlei dam, but one thing has never changes. Visitors to the club still enjoy braaing, watersports and great company.
On arrival at the club today you will pass “Egret “ which was once our proud rescue vessel for the Brandvlei Dam, but has now been retired and restored to her former glory for all to enjoy.
We have a top-class Clubhouse, fully kitted out and available for your corporate events, meetings and presentations. Book today and be inspired by the majestic backdrop of our beautiful Brandvlei Dam and Breede Valley!
Our new Online Booking function is now available. This allows you to easily choose from our available accommodation options and make a booking with our Booking Administrator. You may also choose to create an account to see-and-manage your bookings online.
THINGS TO DO
Our camping facilities are situated on the majestic banks of the Brandvlei Dam with ablution facilities and club house situated conveniently alongside the campsite. Bring braai foods and refreshments, then sit back and relax whilst taking in the stunning views overlooking the dam. All caravan and 4x4 clubs are welcome. Please enquire about our specials for large groups. Jetski's and dogs are however not allowed. Cabins within the club are privately owned by club members and may not be rented out to the public. Campsites have stunning views, are close to the dam and are lawned.
The Brandvlei dam is the perfect playground for all boating enthusiasts, motor or wind-powered. Our slipway has been revamped and in-season we have rescue on standby and the launching fees are minimal. Bring your skis, slalom, wakeboards, tubes etc and enjoy the awesomeness of our waters.
Note that SAMSA rules must be adhered to: Skippers must have a skippers license and each boat needs a Certificate of Fitness and a Buoyancy Certificate. You will have to present this upon launching. If you do not comply with these rules, you will not be allowed to launch.
JETSKI'S ARE ONLY PERMITTED FOR CAMPERS WHO STAY MORE THAN 2 NIGHTS AND THE CABINS ARE NOT RENTABLE.
Brandvlei dam has become a popular kite-and-wind surfing hot spot over the years with enthusiasts making the most of the summer South-Easter. When the wind picks up, all motorboats come off the water and massive water expanse is left purely for the kiters to enjoy and onlookers to admire in awe.
Fishing is very popular on this dam. There is an abundance of Carp, Whitefish, Bluegills, Bigmouth Bass and Smallmouth Black Bass.
Note that Whitefish may not be removed from the water at all!