16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106   Tel: 61 2 9998 3700


16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106
Tel: 61 2 9998 3700

Kids Learn to Sail "Tackers" - Term 4

From November 17, 2019 09:00 until November 17, 2019 16:00
Categories: Training, Centreboard
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The Tackers Kids Learn to Sail Program

Tackers 1 – Having Fun: Tackers 1 Kids sail in pairs, meet new friends and are introduced to the basics of sailing and the marine environment. The course is all about having fun and getting out on the water.

Tackers 2 – Tricks and Techniques: Tackers 2 kids continue their learn to sail journey ‘one up’, that’s right, all on their own! Support, supervision and encouragement is on hand with Instructors and Assistant Instructors close by.

Tackers 3 – Sailing Fast: Tackers 3 learn how to make the boat go faster and play more games, all whilst still under the guidance and supervision of the Instructor and Assistant Instructors.

 Term 4 Tackers

20 October - 15 December (Sundays)

Course Overview
This course aims to provide children aged 7-12 with a fun, safe and affordable way to get into sailing. 

Course Prerequisites

  • Water confident
  • 7-12 years-old

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for participants who wish to have fun and learn the basics of sailing through games on and off the water.

Active Kids Vouchers

The NSW Government is helping kids get active with the new Active Kids program and Australian Sailing is an approved provider. From 31 January 2018, parents, guardians and carers can apply for a voucher valued up to $100 per calendar year for each school-enrolled child. The voucher may be used with an approved activity provider for registration, participation and membership costs for sport, fitness and active recreation activities. Apply for your voucher online here

Use Discount Code: ActiveKids when booking an approved course.


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The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club - RPAYC is a yacht racing and sailing club based on Pittwater.

The yacht club offers year round inshore and offshore racing, cruising, centreboard dinghy racing, sail training and courses plus has a large marina accommodating up to 352 vessels.

There is also a modern boatyard with comprehensive marine services to help maintain your vessel.

Membership, including family membership is now available.

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