Over the past few years the Discover Sailing Team at Humpybong Yacht Club has taught kids to sail as part of our Tackers programme. Tackers is a great way for kids to be introduced to sailing. But an introduction through Tackers is just the beginning. It is now time to discuss the pathway after Tackers […]
The BOM has issued a Strong Wind Warning for Moreton Bay for Saturday and Sunday. As a result there will not be any Learn to Sail or Tackers Classes on Sunday (24th April 2016).
As this is the end of the main season we will now be taking a break for a few months for our Instructors and volunteers to recuperate and to give us all time to work on some maintenance (both on our boats and that list my wife has stuck to the fridge!) We will be back teaching again in September and will post more updates on that in a few months.
In the interim the committee has agreed on a few winter series dates to keep those dedicated sailors engaged and dates for this will be posted to the calendar shortly.
For those interested in sharing their sailing knowledge with others YQ will be running Instructor and Assistant Instructor training in February. The Yachting Australia Dinghy Sailing Instructor Course provides potential Instructors with all of the theory and practical knowledge required to deliver the Start Sailing Program. View the useful and important information in the ‘additional […]
There are still places let our January Tackers classes. Now is the time to take advantage of our classes to get the kids out of the house this school holidays.
Tackers ClassDuring the week of 11th January 2016 we will run Tackers 1, 2 & 3 as a 4 day learn to sail programme for 6-12 year olds.
This is the ideal activity for kids in their school holidays. For parents looking for something to do with the kids this might be the answer.
Due to the forecast strong southerly change we have decided to postpone learn to sail and club racing activities at the club tomorrow. Tackers will resume next Sunday. Better Sailing classes will resume in a fortnight. Club Racing will resume next week. While club racing is now also cancelled, those with no fear may choose […]