DARLING HARBOUR, SYDNEY  -  Phone: +61 2 9280 1110 - [email protected]

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Thank you for booking your {OBJECT TITLE} with Sydney by Sail

Important: Please arrive 15 minutes before departure time at our base at the Festival Pontoon, National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour.

Where to find us: Please click here to download a map and directions.

Clothing: Please ensure that you dress for the weather in warm comfortable clothing and wear non-marking, soft soled footwear (no black or hard soles please).

What to bring: A packed lunch is advisable along with bottled water and any snacks you wish to bring.

Course Outline


  • Introduction
  • Nautical Terminology & Knowledge
  • Rope Work
  • Basic Rules of the Road
  • Introduction to Weather
  • Sails and Sail Handling
  • Boat Handling Under Power
  • Man Overboard
  • Charts and Compass
  • Marine Manners, Customs & Etiquette
  • Anchors & Anchoring


  • Safety Onboard, Safety Equipment and Safety Checks
  • Vessel Equipment and Instruments
  • Engine Checks and Maintenance
  • Deck Seamanship
  • Sails and Sail Handling
  • Sailing Vessel Handling Skills (under power and under sail)

Theory & Practical Subjects/Assessment

  • Introduction
  • Dinghy Theory
  • International Crew Assessment – Review
  • Theory/Practical Assessment
  • Please note that there is no formal examination just an assessment of your skills as the course goes on

Course Notes: Click here to download

Booking Details

Activity: {OBJECT TITLE}
Date: {DATE}
No. of Passengers: {TOTAL PASSENGERS}
Fee including GST: {PRICE}
Credit Card Fee (2%): {CCFEE}
Total Fee: {FULLPRICE}
Payment Status: {STATUS}
Please Note: if your booking payment was not successful, please contact us immediately as your reservation will not be secured until payments are settled

Important Information

Location: Sydney By Sail are based on the Festival Pontoon in front of the Maritime Museum, next to Pyrmont Bridge in Darling Harbour.
Parking: If you require parking the closest car park can be found on Murray Street under the Novotel. Validate your parking ticket inside the Museum to receive a discounted rate.
Cancellation Fee: Inside 30 day’s loss of all monies paid/Prior to 30 days – no charge.
Prices: Public Holiday surcharges apply. Prices are subject to change without notice.
Bad weather: SBS determines suitability of conditions. Postponement fees apply. No rain checks.
Refunds: Are not available. Any monies paid, less postponement fees have been applied, is held as a credit towards a future booking or other activities conducted by Sydney By Sail (excluding skippers and catering fees).
Footwear: Only non-marking shoes will be permitted on the vessel.nly.
Conditions of Charter: click here to download

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
Thank you for choosing Sydney By Sail and we look forward to having you on board soon.

Happy sailing,
Sydney by Sail Crew


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National Maritime Museum
2 Murray Street,
Darling Harbour NSW 2000
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