Sailing

The 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 be a club member and hold a current Australia Sailing Number New sailors are asked to become a member after sailing three times 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 school term time of the sailing season, weather permitting, in Sabots and OziOptis. Dolphins does not run in school holidays. The cost is $10 per participant per session. Those wishing to participate must have completed the Australian Sailing Tackers 1 and Tackers 2 courses, 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 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 Summer Sailing Series must  be a member of DPSS and hold an Australia Saiing Number. If you have your own boat, please complete a 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

DPSS annual Battle for Waterloo regatta 9-10 December 2017

 Notice of Race HERE         

Online entry open now HERE

2017BFW shirt order HERE - Orders received by 5pm Thursday 7 Dec can be colelcted at club on Saturday 9 Dec. After Thursday, shirts will be posted.

54th Sabot Nationals and Lyn Hanlon Sabot Week at DPSS

27 Dec 2017 to 3rd January 2018 at DPSS. Registrations open now HERE

Notice of Race HERE

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

Sailing courses

Next Discover Sailing Courses

Tackers 1 - Having Fun for 6 to 12 years - a 3 and a half day course 11-14 December 2017 - Register HERE. More information HERE. Next course starts Sunday 4 February 2018. Booking coming soon. 

Tackers 2 - Tricks and Techniques for 6 to 12 years - a 3 and a half day course 11-14 December 2017 - Register HERE. More information HERE. Next course starts Sunday 4 February 2018. Booking coming soon. 

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. Last Dolphins for the first half of Summer Sailing Season is Sunday 2 December 2017 starting again on Sunday 3 February 2018.