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So Easy To Learn How To Sail
So much Fun!
We teach sailing, safety and fun!

Learn to Sail Sydney - Sailing School Sydney

Pacific Sailing School is located at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, (the home of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race), New Beach Road, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney.

Pacific Sailing School is at the heart of recreational yachting and yacht racing. Whether your dream is to sail on a sunset sail on the Harbour, hire a yacht in the Whitsunday's or stand on the podium in Hobart we have a program for you to learn to sail and enjoy yourself while doing so!

Learn to Sail on Sydney Harbour, we teach sailing, safety and Fun!

Keelboat - Start Crewing
The best way to start sailing - on board right from lesson one and a great way to see the Harbour and meets lots of new people.
Crew Program
Complete beginner to being Skipper of a small Keelboat. Add the spinnaker course and you are ready to crew on the Harbour.
RYA YA Courses
In addition to the RYA YA courses detailed in the Sail Training area, we offer a variety of support courses. Read More...

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Book 3 or more Sailing Courses and save 10%! 


Why you will love to Sail Sydney Harbour & beyond with us: 

Fleet: With safe J24's for beginners and beautiful big boats for offshore 

Experience: 35 years and + 50,000 courses

What we do:  Our staff are professional and well trained and are dedicated to making your dreams come true as well as reminding you to... Work Less & Sail More! 

Convenience:  Located at CYCA, the Home of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney. 

Location:  Everybody loves sailing on the beautiful Sydney Harbour!  

We look after our Harbour and support the marine environment, we love sharing the harbour with Dolphins & Seals!

Best Place
To meet new people if you're new in town, to work less & sail more!


Little Penguin outside our office

It's A Classic Tale:
Girl goes sailing, boy meets girl, boy marries girl 

In over 35 years of operation, Pacific Sailing School has been the meeting place for over 80 marriages!              

That's amazing!
Must be the salt air.