Photo © Rick Austin

New Website Photos

The bulk of the images contained in this website were taken by Rick Austin.

Nonpaid images are on loan to the Royal Newfoundland Yacht Club with permission to use the images in the website without cost on the understanding that no copying or reproduction of the images will take place without Rick Austin’s explicit permission.

Paid images such as food ptotography for which time was logged and paid are the property of the Royal Newfoundland Yacht Club with permission to use the images in perpetuity free of copyright and/or royalties.


Stock photography used in this website is taken from Pixabay by Rick Austin who is a member and contributing photographer to that site. The Terms and Conditions pertaing to licencing and usage of these images is detailed on the PixaBay Terms page. The Pixabay License for Content reads as follows as of the initial postingof this page, April, 15, 2020.

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Pixabay License

“Content on Pixabay is made available to you on the following terms ("Pixabay License"). Under the Pixabay License you are granted an irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive and royalty free right to use, download, copy, modify or adapt the Content for commercial or non-commercial purposes. Attribution of the photographer, videographer, musician or Pixabay is not required but is always appreciated.

The Pixabay License does not allow:

  1. Sale or distribution of Content as digital Content or as digital wallpapers (such as on stock media websites);
  2. Sale or distribution of Content e.g. as a posters, digital prints, music files or physical products, without adding any additional elements or otherwise adding value
  3. Depiction of identifiable persons in an offensive, pornographic, obscene, immoral, defamatory or libelous way; or
  4. Any suggestion that there is an endorsement of products and services by depicted persons, brands, vocalists and organisations, unless permission was granted.

Please be aware that while all Content on Pixabay is free to use for commercial and non-commercial purposes, items in the Content, such as identifiable people, logos, brands, audio samples etc. may be subject to additional copyrights, property rights, privacy rights, trademarks etc. and may require the consent of a third party or the license of these rights - particularly for commercial applications. Pixabay does not represent or warrant that such consents or licenses have been obtained, and expressly disclaims any liability in this respect.”

Pixabay Individual Photo Credits

Restaurant Page

Footer image - blue napkins and glasses
Image by Bruno /Germany from Pixabay

Fish & Chips
Image by Alice Walker from Pixabay

Image by Daniel Reche from Pixabay

Pig Roast ad

Poolside shot - Rick Austin

Boating page

Kids in Pool with sunglasses
Image by Pexels from Pixabay

Events Page

Events Page Footer iPhone Image
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay (Background and screen shot by Rick Austin.)

Weather Page

Weather Page Footer iPhone Image
Pixabay (credit to come)

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Other Phtography

Photographs on the wedding page are taken from the RNYC Wedding Brochure with permission of the photographer.

In cases where images are from the old website, permission is assumed. Examples are photographs on the Learn to Sail page including the keelboat image at the head of column one, and of Instructor Matt Debicki and the kids laser sailing in column two are also taken from the old RNYC website. Similarly photos on the RNYC History page are taken from the old RNYC site.

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The RNYC is committed to continuous improvement and values your input. We welcome your comments and/or suggestions on improving our website and policies. If you have any comments or questions regarding this Privacy Policy, the practices of the Club or its services, or your dealings with this website, please contact our General Manager:

The Royal Newfoundland Yacht Club
108 Greenslades Rd.
Conception Bay South, NL
A1W 5H5

Telephone: 709 834 1413



This page has been updated and effective as of April 27th, 2023.

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