Experience Required:




2 x 5 Hour Daytime Sessions


Water, Coffee, Tea

Lunch, Snacks

Soft Non-Marking Shoes, Warm Jacket,

Hat, Sunglasses

In this Course we cover the following areas of knowledge and skill:

  • Safety Briefings / Crew
  • Hazard Awareness
  • Weather Conditions
  • Boat Start / Stop procedures
  • MOB
  • Departure from Berth
  • Electronic Equipment Awareness
  • VHF Radio Operation
  • Helming and efficient sailing
  • Rules of the Road
  • Basic Navigation
  • Close Quarter Manoeuvring
  • Sailing – Sail raising / Reefing / Trimming / Tacking / Gybing
  • Sheet and Halyard control and management
  • Dropping Sails
  • Coming Alongside
  • Berthing

The Day Sailor
32ft Yacht
$960 per person

The Day Sailor
40ft Yacht
$1160 per person

The Day Sailor
$1360 per person

If you need to brush up or learn some new skills, the Day Sailing Training in New Zealand may be perfect for you. It will give you enough time hands on the wheel, sheets and halyards to boost the confidence and run through some of the forgotten information like rules of the road or MOB procedures and put them into practice.

Select your luxury yacht – 32ft, 40ft or even a Catamaran

Come join us on these 2 x 5 hour daytime sessions in the Hauraki Gulf, where we will give you a hands-on experience on the wheel and talk you through the fundamentals of sailing.

The Day Sailor is a course designed for the individual who needs a refresher and an up skill for confidence.

This course will give you confidence to depart as skipper with suitable crew and start to re-build your confidence and experience.

This practical, hands-on sailing course is the perfect combination of easy learning and fun. We sail the beautiful Waitemata Harbour from the Westhaven Marina in downtown Auckland.

Your tutor will be one of our carefully selected and experienced tutors.

Our tutors are reknown for ensuring everyone is having fun whilst gaining a lifetime skillset in a safe and comfortable environment.

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