Start Sailing Course

COMING UP – Tackers Intro course for children 7 to 12 years of age.  This three hour Australian Sailing accredited introduction to sailing course is scheduled on 12th August 2023 08:30am to 11:30am followed by a sausage sizzle.

Registration is FREE but essential, please use the following link.


The next Adult Start Sailing Course is scheduled for five Sunday mornings 8am to 12noon in October 2023.  Dates to be confirmed.

Please place your name on our Expressions of Interest list (link below) for both Junior and Adult courses.

Whether you are a beginner or wish to refresh your sailing skills, Port Curtis Sailing Club offers introductory sailing courses for all ages.  Accredited as a Discover Sailing Center with Australian Sailing our affordable Start Sailing courses form part of the national recognized sailing program.  All sessions are run by an experienced team with a qualified instructor, using club boats, equipment and facilities. Our focus is on Safety, Sailing and Fun.

When can I Start Sailing?

Our Junior program is most suited from age 9 to 14 while the Adult program caters for youth and adults.  Start Sailing is held on Sundays usually between 0800 and 1200

For the best new sailor experience we run our programs with small groups, so places are limited.

To place your (no cost) Expression of Interest in our Start Sailing program please click here.

Port Curtis Sailing Club is operated by volunteers and aims to run two Junior and three Adult programs each year.  When a course is open for enrollments, please expect an email from our Expressions of Interest list inviting you to register and pay the course fees.

Discover Sailing Program Information Sheet

For more information please contact our volunteer Secretary on