Point Leo – Point Leo Boat Club


The mobile Boatshed will be at Pt Leo Boat Club 16th-19th January 2017 to deliver Tackers and Start Sailing programs.

The Tackers 1, 2 &3 programs are the accredited introductory kids (7-12 years) sailing courses recognised by Yachting Australia. For participants that are 12 years and older we are offering the really FUN Yachting Australia Adult/Teenagers learn to sail program in the morning and Race Training in the afternoon.

Tackers 1 – Having Fun (beginner level) – $330

(7-12 years) Australian Sailing’s accredited junior program for those new to sailing, Introduction to fun sailing and confidence on water.

Summer School Holidays:  16 – 19  Jan 2017   – 8:30am – 1:00pm    CLICK TO ENROL


Tackers 2 (Tricks and Techniques) – $330

Sailing Solo – Be ready for better sailing, tricks, techniques and sailing safely by yourself and starting to learn about how to race. For those Kids that have completed Tackers 1 .

Summer School Holidays:  16 – 19  Jan 2017 – 1:30pm – 6:00pm    CLICK TO ENROL


Tackers 3 (Sailing fast) – $330

Sail Fast and get into racing. Tackers 3 is all about how to sail as fast as you can. We will introduce some racing concepts but still keep the competitive element out of Tackers. For anyone who has completed Tackers 2 and feeling comfortable sailing by themselves.
Summer School Holidays:  16 – 19  Jan 2017- 1:30pm – 6:00pm    CLICK TO ENROL

Adult/ teenage Start Sailing 1 & 2 (beginner level) – $330

Yachting Australia Small Boat Sailing Basic Skills 1 & 2 program (13 years +, Adults/ Teenagers) $330. Why not also learn to sail whilst your kids sail. At the end of the course we expect you to be able to jump on any boat, big or small and be a valuable sailing member. The course will be in Yachting Victoria Pacers or in your own boat.

Summer School Holidays:  16 – 19  Jan 2017- 8:30am – 1:00pm    CLICK TO ENROL


Better Sailing (Intermediate) – $330

Time to take your sailing to the next level! If you have a basic understanding of sailing Better Sailing is the course for you! Course cost is $330

Summer School Holidays:  16 – 19  Jan 2017- 1:30pm – 6:00pm    CLICK TO ENROL

Start Racing – $330

(Teenagers and Adults) For graduates of better sailing and who would like to start competitive sailing. The Course focuses on refining enhanced boat handling skills including speed control and manoeuvres. Introducing basic racing tactics and strategies. .

Summer School Holidays  16 – 19 Jan 2017 – 1:30pm -6:00pm   CLICK TO ENROL

The Boatshed supplies the Ozi Opti Tackers and Pacer boats, PFD1 life jackets and instructors. We include Fruit, cordial and a sausage sizzle each day. Our Lifejacket swim is also held in front of the Yacht club and at the completion of the course all kids receive a certificate.

What sailors need to bring: Bathers, Towel, Wetsuit (if available), Shorts (also ideal over wetsuit for protection), polyester shirts and tops recommended, windproof and waterproof jacket, old sneakers or wetsuit boots,  sailing gloves if available, bike golf gloves etc are good).