Sailing

The 2016-17 Summer Sailing Season Series runs from September through to Easter. Check the calendar for events. We welcome monohull off-the-beach dinghies and skiffs.

To sail at DPSS, you must hold a current Australia Sailing Number New sailors are asked to become a member after sailing three sails from the club.

All boats sailing from DPSS must be registered. Click here for Boat Registration forms.

'Dolphins' Junior training is held 8:30 - 11:30am each Sunday Morning during the sailing season, weather permitting, in Sabots and OziOptis. The cost is $10 per participant per session. Those wishing to participate must have completed a Yachting Australia recognised Learn to sail course, be a member of DPSS and hold an Australian Sailing Number. We have a limited number of club Sabots available for use. If you have your own Sabot, please complete a 2016-17 Boat Registration form and ensure your boat has a current insurance Certificate of Currency with a public liability of at least $5million. Please contact us for more information.

Racing is held from 1:30pm each Sunday during the sailing season. Those wishing to compete in the 2016-17 Summer Sailing Series must  be a member of DPSS and hold an Australia Saiing Number. If you have your own boat, please complete a 2016-17 Boat Registration form and ensure your boat has a current insurance Certificate of Currency with a public liability of at least $5million.

Race fees: Members with Sabots $5 per race day; Members with other classes of dinghies and skiffs $10; Visitors - Juniors (Sabots and Optis) $10 per race day; Visitors - other classes $15 per race day. This does not include race fees for regattas held at DPSS

 

Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions are available on the website. CLICK HERE 

 

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Notice Board

Sunday club sailing

Please check this space on Sundays after 11am if the weather is inclement. A notice to cancel or postpone racing will be announced here.

2017-18 sailing at DPSS

 Racing is open to off-the-beach dinghies and skiffs. Competitors must hold a current Australian Sailing Number and his/her boat must have current and valid insurance. After three races with our club, we ask that new sailors become members. Boats sailing from DPSS must be registered at DPSS. Season Open Day is Sunday 10 September 2017.

Please check calendar regularly for updated information about sailing events at DPSS.

Sailing courses

Next Discover Sailing Courses

 Start Sailing 1 and 2 for 12 years to adults - 6 Sundays - Starting 8 October 2017 - Register HERE. More information HERE.

Tackers 1 - Having Fun for 6 to 12 years - a 7 week course starting 8 October 2017 - Register HERE. More information HERE.

Tackers 2 - Tricks and Techniques for those kids who have completed Tackers 1 -  7 week course starting October 2017 - Register HERE. More information HERE.

Tackers 1 - Having Fun for 6 to 12 years - a 31/2 day course 11-14 December 2017 - Register HERE. More information HERE.

Dolphins (kids and teens) for those who are members and are getting ready to race and have their own boat - on Sunday mornings from 8:30am. $10 per child per morning. First Dolphins for the Summer Sailing Season is Sunday 8 October 2017.