Our Junior Sail Training program at BYS is designed to provide a safe and enjoyable introduction to dinghy sailing for all children. Junior Sail Training at BYS follows the Australian Sailing ‘Start Sailing’ program that runs through the summer sailing season.
When is Junior Sail Training?
Sun 11 November, 18 November, 25 November, 2 December, 9 December, 16 December
Thurs 27 December, Sun 30 December
Thurs 3 January, Sun 6 January
Tues 8 January, Thurs 10 January
Tues 15 January, Thurs 17 January
Sun 20 January, Sun 27 January, Sun 3 February, Sun 10 February
Junior sessions will run from 09:00 – 12:00
These levels of the Junior Sail Training program are designed to provide a safe and enjoyable introduction to dinghy sailing for complete beginners. The course includes an introduction to fundamental boat-handling skills and essential safety knowledge.
This level of the Junior Sail Training program is designed to equip the sailor with enhanced skills and awareness of the surrounding environment. It builds on the skills and knowledge gained in the Start Sailing course and will enable you to manoeuvre the boat efficiently in light to moderate conditions on all points of sailing.
The aim of this level is to introduce dinghy sailors to competitive sailing. The course focuses on refining enhanced boat-handling skills including speed control and manoeuvres. Introducing basic racing tactics and strategies.
Junior Sail Training Fees
Do I need my own boat?
Recognised Discover Sailing Centre
Please contact the Sailing Office if you have any questions on (03) 5988 8453 or email us