Your Sailing journey starts here as you learn the fundamental skills of small boat sailing in a safe and supportive environment. We aim to make every course as informative and fun as possible, we love what we do and we are sure you will too. This is a two step program Start Sailing 1 covers the basics and Start Sailing 2 aims to equip participants with the skills to sail independently in calm to moderate conditions. 

Some things you will learn in this course:

Basic clothing and equipment requirements

Sailing terminology

How to Launch and recover a boat

How to recover from a capsize

How to Rig a boat

Sailing a triangular course

Basic sailing Rules and Theory

Course Inclusions

Start Sailing 1&2  Courses at the Keppel Bay Sailing club are run over one full weekend. Each step includes;

  • 14hrs tuition with experienced and nationally qualified Australian sailing instructors
  • Australian Sailing logbook (Start Sailing 1 only)
  • Boat and PFD provided
  • Complimentary Sailing membership for the remainder of the financial year ($80 Value) (Start Sailing 1 only)
  • Complimentary 3 session pass to attend Sunday morning discover sailing sessions after course completion to put practice what you’ve learned  ($54 value)

Cost $180pp



Registering for a course is easy simply click the links below when a course is available or for other payment options Contact using the form below

*Payment plans are available upon request*