DISCOVER SAILING DAY
No experience required | Qualified Instructors | Safe and Engaging Environment
Set sail for FREE and embark on an adventure. Ages six and up are welcome. Children unaccompanied must be aged 7 above. Register FOR FREE now.
This is an opportunity for you, the kids and your mates to come and try sailing on an array of different boats for FREE! Including different classes of Dinghies. There will be paddleboarding, live music, BBQ and much more on offer.
Coffee and snacks will be available for purchase from 5:30am, with the free sailing starting at 9am, so bring down your change of clothes, and have some fun on & off the beach.
Join us for the “Summer on the Lake” event! ⛵🌊🍹
📅 Mark your calendars for 9th December and join us here for a day of lakeside fun! Here’s what you can look forward to:
– Enjoy refreshing drinks and indulge in mouthwatering bites.
– Live music.
– Associates Raffle.
What the day consist of
This School Term, Southport Yacht Club is offering Sailing programs for children from the ages of 7-17 no matter what their sailing abilities are.
The programs develop every individual’s sailing ability while the main focus is on maximum enjoyment! Our Yachting Australia certified instructors will be able to allocate the sailors in to appropriate groups to suit the different sailing abilities. The day consists of on water activities as well as off water activities
Progress at your pace
No experience required
What to bring
Hat and sunscreen
Towels and change of clothes
Plenty of water
A packed morning tea and lunch
Minimum age 7 up to 17 years
Please ensure your child has warm clothes should they get cold on the day
No prior sailing experience is necessary. Our classes are designed to teach children sailing skills from the basics, making it suitable for beginners and more experienced young sailors alike.
Children should bring towels, sunscreen, appropriate swimwear, a rashie or swim shirt, and dry clothes. Additionally, pack a morning tea, lunch, and plenty of water to keep them nourished and hydrated throughout the class.!
Click here to know more about Sailing Gear Guide.
To book a sailing class, visit our website and select the desired term and class type for your child. Book online quickly, as we have limited spots available. Follow the instructions to complete the booking, and you’ll receive a confirmation email with all the necessary details.
Yes, our sailing classes are tailored to different skill levels, from beginners to advanced sailors. During the School Holiday Sailing Program the children will learn the fundamental sailing techniques and safety rules, while more advanced classes are run under other programs available at SYC where will focus on honing skills and challenging students with more complex tasks and set them up for competitions. Contact us for more information about this advance programs
Southport Yacht Club Main Beach, 1 MacArthur Parade Main Beach QLD 4217