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 11th November, 18th November, 25th November, 2nd December, 9th December, 16th December
Thurs 27th December, Sun 30th December
Thurs 3rd January, Sun 6th January
Tues 8th January, Thurs 10th January,
Tues 15th January, Thurs 17th January,
Sun 20th January, Sun 27th January, Sun 3rd February, Sun 10th 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