Tackers 1 - Having Fun
18 Apr 2018 4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM 
2 May 2018 4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM 
9 May 2018 4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM 
16 May 2018 4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM 
23 May 2018 4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM 
30 May 2018 4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM 
6 Jun 2018 4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM 
13 Jun 2018 4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM 
Organised By Townsville Sailing Club
Event Location Townsville Sailing Club
Invited Classes
Other Information This fun introduction to sailing is aimed at children aged 7-12 years old. The Tackers course teaches the child simple sailing manoeuvres through on the water games in a safe environment. Essential safety skills are also taught by a Yachting Australia Qualified Instructor. This is our 'After School Tackers' program, which runs on Wednesday evenings between 4pm and 6.30pm. The course cost includes a "Tackers" pack, safety and sailing equipment as well as 3 months free Townsville Sailing Club membership. This allows your child to practice what they have learnt through our Green Fleet Program. Please ensure your child has sun protective clothing, reef shoes, hat and sunglasses. The cost of the course is $300, which can be made by bank transfer to: Townsville Sailing Club a/c no: 145465233 BSB: 633-000. We also accept payments by credit card at the Townsville Sailing Club prior to course commencement. Alternatively, you may also make payment via PayPal. including in the notes your child's name and the course you are paying for. Our PayPal details are: https://www.paypal.me/TSVSailingClub Please note that your place on the course cannot be secured until payment in full has been made.
Contact name Paco Parigi
Address 3 Mariners Drive

State QLD
Country Australia
Email address townsvillesailingclub@gmail.com
Event website www.townsvillesailing.com.au
Course Description
  • Tackers is aimed at providing kids aged 7-12 with a fun, safe, and affordable way to get into sailing.
  • Tackers 1 introduces children to the basics of sailing through games on and off the water.


Course Outcomes
  • 20 hours of structured sailing with qualified Yachting Australia Tackers Instructors & Assistant Instructors - all equipment provided and no sailing experience needed
  • Sailing in OziOpti boats in pairs
Who should do this Course

kids aged 7-12

Type of Event Training Course
Level of Event All
Category of Event Education
Event ID84495
Area ID340
Course ID2150