Spring Start Sailing 2


Sat 16 Nov 2024 09:30 — Sat 14 Dec 2024 13:30
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Australian Sailing - 3. Start Sailing 1

Course information

Registration for this course closes at Sat 16 Nov 2024 12:00.

Boats used for Training Pacers

Course cost: $240 
The course is open to everyone from age 13 up
Please contact WYC (discoversailing@wynyard.org)

You will need an Australian Sailing number to register for this course. Please use this link to obtain: https://www.sailing.org.au/registration 


Course Overview

This course introduces participants to dinghy sailing and its fundamental skills so they learn terminology and equipment and practice launching and returning to shore and capsize recovery. 

Course Prerequisites

Water confident.

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for participants who wish to begin sailing in a dinghy. All the equipment and gear will be provided by your accredited Discover Sailing Centre.

Course Outcome

You will gain your Start Sailing 1 completion certificate. 


We recognise that some of our course participants are completing the Duke of Edinburgh's International Award and may be using sailing and/or club membership to complete one or more sections of The Award. To learn more, click here

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