Sailing Australia – learn to sail courses

Sailing Australia Pty Ltd is recognized as one of Australia’s leading sail training and experience providers. Offering RYA & AS learn to sail courses as well as local and international racing events such as Rolex Sydney to Hobart, Hamilton Island Race Week, Rolex Middle Sea Race and Brisbane to Gladstone

We are located at The Mooloolaba Marina, Parkyn Parade on the edge of the Mooloolah River, meters from the sea and 100 paces from the best beach in Queensland.


Mooloolaba offers a unique shopping experience that is unrivalled by other holiday destinations. There is an exciting new shopping precinct with many upmarket retail stores and dinning, Mooloolaba has something to offer everyone. Mooloolaba’s great accommodation, fashionable cafes and shops make it a top vacation and leisure spot for locals, Brisbane, out-of state and overseas visitors.

Mooloolaba is also well known as an excellent venue for state, national and international sailing events, as well as other water sports and social activities.

Our location provides sheltered waters for dinghies in the Mooloolaba River, yachts in the small bay and open ocean sailing in minutes. The Sandy Straits and Fraser

Island are just to the north; Moreton Bay, its inland waterways and Gold Coast are just to the south; it’s perfect for overnight courses.


We teach sailing to people from 7 to 77 years old, in dinghies and yachts, inshore and offshore, beginner to yacht master. All completed courses include certificate and logbook endorsed by the RYA, recognised nationally and internationally.

We also offer sailing adventures: skippered local yacht cruises for introductions to sailing, 3- 5 day getaways, 6 and 12-day offshore trips for the more experienced yachtsperson, and ocean sailing adventures to Lord Howe.

With all of the RYA training courses as well as the shored based required courses for working in the super yacht industry covered we are r one stop shop for gaining your qualifications.

Our professional and friendly staff are there to ensure you get the level of training you need and help set you off the right track.

To check out the courses we offer visit Sunshine Sailing Australia or call Colin 07 5478 2299