*High importance Man Overboard “MOB” policy Background- drowning deaths from watercraft in Australia In Australia, about 49 people (10 in Victoria) a year drowned while participating in sailing for the 16 years ending 30 June 2018. This represents 8.7% of all boating related drowning deaths. In sailing, the greatest risk of downing comes from falling […]
CitySail is a Women & Girls coaching and racing Regatta. The event schedule will be a combination of coaching on both Saturday and Sunday mornings and short course racing, with coaching, in the afternoons. There will be a BBQ on Saturday evening after racing. Coaching is by ability – advanced, intermediate and beginners.The skipper must […]
Keelboat Learn to Sail – 2nd course added to July’s schedule by RMSTA
Royal Melbourne Sail Training Academy (RMSTA) is Melbourne’s leading inner city sailing school based at RMYS, St.Kilda. We love to teach sailing! Our very experienced and friendly instructors are waiting to teach you and open up this fantastic sport for your lifelong enjoyment.
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The Coastal Navigation course is essential for any crew person participating in coastal or offshore yachting. It is considered mandatory for anyone who wishes to become a skipper and extend their boating adventures beyond protected waters. This course runs for 6 consecutive weeks.
September Holiday Course
This is the ideal course for first time powerboaters or young people 12-18 years old, who want to build their confidence before getting out on the water. The emphasis is on developing “safe power boating” skills with qualified instructors in a safe and supportive environment.