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Southport Yacht Club will host a free 'Discover Sailing Day'

by Southport Yacht Club on 25 Mar 2014
Discover Sailing Day at SYC Southport Yacht Club © http://www.southportyachtclub.com.au
To be held at the Club’s Hollywell Sail Training facility, 1 Marina Crescent, Hollywell Sunday 30 March 2014, Discover Sailing Day is aimed at increasing public awareness in sailing, especially amongst children, promoting the message: Sailing is for Everyone – it can be cheap, simple, safe and FUN!

The event is open to everyone, with children and adults given the opportunity to ‘go for a sail’, under the guidance of qualified instructors. Buoyancy vests and all sailing equipment is provided. Attendees will need to bring swimmers, hat, sunscreen, towel, old sandshoes and a desire to have fun.

Mum and Dad can relax under the Clubhouse patio whilst watching the kids sailing. Breakfast and coffees will be available from the Club’s Waterfront cafe from 7.30am.

The Discover Sailing Day commences at 9am and concludes at 1pm.

For more information please contact Southport Yacht Club's Hollywell Sailing Squadron on 07 5537 7030 or sailing@southportyachtclub.com.au
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