Adult Keelboat Skippering Course
March 4th, 11th, 25th
Time: 1:00pm till 5:00pm
Southport Yacht Club offers a Yachting Australia advanced course under the Keelboat scheme aimed at those wishing to operate their own Keelboat or Trailable Yacht with a crew of your own.
The Adult Keel Boat Crewing is a prerequisite for this course, as you then would have a better foundation to further develop your skills and operate a Keelboat safely.
The aim of this course is to provide you with the knowledge required to safely and confidently operate your own Keelboat to then get you on the right pathway to start sailing for leisure or even participating in some racing!
What will you learn?
- Safety and Environment (wind, tide, safe sailing locations)
- Sailing concepts and boat mechanisms
- Sailing Preparation
- Sailing direction and boat handling
What do you bring?
- Hat, sunscreen, water bottle, towel and a change of clothes
Where and When?
- Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of every class
- 1 Marina Cres Hollywell at our Sailing Squadron Office
- Saturday from 10:00pm till 5:00pm
Should you have any enquiries please do not hesitate to contact us at the Sailing office on 07- 5537 7030.
We look forward to seeing you all out on the water!
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Southport Yacht Club
Yachting with the community since 1964...
Southport Yacht Club, the Gold Coast's Premier Sports Club.
Our purpose is to provide excellent facilities hosting for those persons interested in boating and its associated activities, or simply wish to unwind in a unique, relaxed atmosphere.
67 years on, SYC enjoys a reputation of not only providing facilities for its members and visitors, but has also become an integral service to the Gold Coast business and residential communities.