Tackers 1

Courses

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  • After School Program
    • 04:15 PM
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        Places available : 10
      • Wednesday, February 07, 2018
        04:15 PM to 06:00 PM
      • Wednesday, February 14, 2018
        04:15 PM to 06:00 PM
      • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
        04:15 PM to 06:00 PM
      • Wednesday, February 28, 2018
        04:15 PM to 06:00 PM
      • Wednesday, March 07, 2018
        04:15 PM to 06:00 PM
      • Wednesday, March 14, 2018
        04:15 PM to 06:00 PM
      • Wednesday, March 21, 2018
        04:15 PM to 06:00 PM
  • Holiday Program
    • 09:00 AM
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        Places available : 6
      • Monday, December 11, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Tuesday, December 12, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Wednesday, December 13, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, December 14, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Friday, December 15, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
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        Places available : 10
      • Monday, December 11, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Tuesday, December 12, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Wednesday, December 13, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, December 14, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Friday, December 15, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    • 09:00 AM
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        Places available : 7
      • Monday, December 18, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Tuesday, December 19, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Wednesday, December 20, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, December 21, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Friday, December 22, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
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        Places available : 10
      • Monday, December 18, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Tuesday, December 19, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Wednesday, December 20, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, December 21, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Friday, December 22, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    • 09:00 AM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$200 NM  $200 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Wednesday, December 27, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, December 28, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Friday, December 29, 2017
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$200 NM  $200 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Wednesday, December 27, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, December 28, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Friday, December 29, 2017
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    • 09:00 AM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$260 NM  $260 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Tuesday, January 02, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Wednesday, January 03, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 04, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Friday, January 05, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$260 NM  $260 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Tuesday, January 02, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Wednesday, January 03, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 04, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Friday, January 05, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    • 09:00 AM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$320 NM  $320 SYC Member
        Places available : 9
      • Monday, January 08, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Tuesday, January 09, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Wednesday, January 10, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 11, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Friday, January 12, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$320 NM  $320 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Monday, January 08, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Tuesday, January 09, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Wednesday, January 10, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 11, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Friday, January 12, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    • 09:00 AM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$320 NM  $320 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Monday, January 15, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Tuesday, January 16, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Wednesday, January 17, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 18, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Friday, January 19, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$320 NM  $320 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Monday, January 15, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Tuesday, January 16, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Wednesday, January 17, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 18, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Friday, January 19, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    • 09:00 AM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$260 NM  $260 SYC Member
        Places available : 7
      • Monday, January 22, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Tuesday, January 23, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Wednesday, January 24, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 25, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
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        Places available : 10
      • Monday, January 22, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Tuesday, January 23, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Wednesday, January 24, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 25, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    • 09:00 AM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$260 NM  $260 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Tuesday, April 03, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Wednesday, April 04, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, April 05, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Friday, April 06, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$260 NM  $260 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Tuesday, April 03, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Wednesday, April 04, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, April 05, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Friday, April 06, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    • 09:00 AM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$320 NM  $320 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Monday, April 09, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Tuesday, April 10, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Wednesday, April 11, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Thursday, April 12, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Friday, April 13, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$320 NM  $320 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Monday, April 09, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Tuesday, April 10, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Wednesday, April 11, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Thursday, April 12, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Friday, April 13, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Weekend Program
    • 09:00 AM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$320 NM  $320 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Saturday, February 03, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Saturday, February 10, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Saturday, February 17, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Saturday, February 24, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Saturday, March 03, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Saturday, March 17, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      • Saturday, March 24, 2018
        09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • 01:00 PM
      • CLICK TO BOOK$320 NM  $320 SYC Member
        Places available : 10
      • Saturday, February 03, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Saturday, February 10, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Saturday, February 17, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Saturday, February 24, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Saturday, March 03, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Saturday, March 17, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
      • Saturday, March 24, 2018
        01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

This program is designed to provide a safe and enjoyable introduction to dinghy sailing for primary school kids.  The course includes an introduction to fundamental boat handling skills and essential safety knowledge.

Tackers 1

Sailors Competencies

When I’m on the water I can……

  • Dress for the conditions including the right PFD, sunscreen, hat and footwear
  • Swim 25 meters in a PFD
  • Right a capsized boat
  • Leave and return back to the beach
  • Be towed around behind a rescue boat
  • Avoid other boats
  • Recognise the ‘no go zone’
  • Reach around a figure of 8 course
  • Stop my boat and get it going again
  • Pull my mainsheet in without using my teeth!

And when I’m on shore I can……

  • Name the main parts of my boat
  • Tie a ‘figure of 8’ knot
  • Point to where the wind is coming from
  • Respect the boats I’m using