The Wynyard Yacht Club is located in the small rural village of Wynyard on North West coast of Tasmania. The club is situated near the mouth of the Inglis river and opens onto Bass Strait, with club house rigging area, two boat ramps and floating jetty. Sailing craft range from Sabots, dingys, Catermarans, Trailer Sailors, Cruising keelboats. The club has conducted many state and National Championships, and produced 5 national champions. You can read our full story here.
Sailing is on Saturdays with causal and junior sailing typically starting at 10am and racing at 2pm. There is a wide range of sail craft at the club ranging from Sabots and Opti's to Trailer Sailors & Cruising keelboats. The full programme is available on the website. If you would like to join us for a sail you can find out all the info here...
The Wynyard Yacht Club is an acxcredited Yachting Australia Discover Sailing Centre which conducts Tackers, Discover Sailing, Start Sailing, Start Racing and power boat licence courses throughout the year. If you are interested in learning to sail or gain your power boat licence please follow the link below.
Sailability Tasmania is a voluntary non-profit organisation that aims to provide a safe and friendly environment where people of all abilities are accepted and encouraged to participate in the sport of sailing. We welcome people without regard to age, ability, gender or socio-economic status as sailors or volunteers.
Start Sailing Courses
Start Sailing 1 – The start of your sailing journey as you learn the fundamental skills of sailing and are introduced to the fun of dinghy sailing in a safe and supportive environment.
Start Sailing 2 – Your sailing journey continues as you begin to master your fundamental sailing skills. You will become equipped to sail your dinghy on your own.
Takers courses aims to provide children aged 7-12 with a fun, safe way to get into sailing. This year we are doing Takers 1, 2 and 3 simply choose the course that best fits with you experience from complete beginner to learning advanced skills.