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Flying Fish Australia

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Professional training for Yachtmasters, superyacht crew, commercial maritime personnel, water sports and mountain sports instructors. Yacht racing in Cowes and Sydney.
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Middle Harbour Yacht Club | Lower Parriwi Road, The Spit, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
+61 2 9969 8590
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Flying Fish is the place to sail. I spent 5 months on the Ocean Yachtmaster course. As a person who had never sailed before, I certainly didn't feel like that by the end. Not only did I learn and improve as a sailor, I also...More

1  Thank Tess V
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Billed as a "12 day" course but 3 days are actually exam and clean up + you get 1 day off (but it counts as part of the course - go figure). So it's an 8 day course with a 12 day price tag. It's...More

3  Thank freelius
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In one word, excellent. The instructor was kind & his debriefing was very informative. Though the wind during the courses, Oct8-11, was foul to hold sailing on Wednesday, it was a great experience to rescue capsized boats. It was my first experience sailing under force...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Fantastic trip, great fun, learnt a lot about everything boating. Got a group of friends together and thought we would do something different. The instructor, yacht, activities, food and places visited were excellent. Sydney, Pittwater and the Hawksbury are such a spectacular back drops. Looking...More

Thank david t
Reviewed 14 August 2018

A week with George onboard Let Loose. My wife and I have just completed our Day Skipper course through the Flying Fish Sailing Training School. They are based at Middle Harbour Yacht Club on Sydney's lower north shore but we were fortunate enough to complete...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Flying Fish is the place to sail. I spent 5 months on the Ocean Yachtmaster course. As a person who had never sailed before, I certainly didn't feel like that by the end. Not only did I learn and improve as a sailor, I also...More

1  Thank Tess V
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Just returned from a week in Hamilton Island completing my RYA Competent Crew Course with flying fish - what a great week! Learning to sail and crew a boat in such an idealistic setting!!!! A great introduction to sailing - learning the skills to crew...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I recently completed the 16 week Yachtmaster traineeship (I did powerboat level 2, dingy sailing, RYA competent crew, day Skipper, Coastal Skipper, and Yachtmaster theory and exam. Almost all of the courses they offer). I had an absolutely amazing time. My instructors (Alex, George, Cyril,...More

Thank Giles N
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the past 3 months doing my Yachtmaster traineeship (the zero to hero program). Middle Harbour Yacht Club is an amazing location for sailing, and Sydney Harbour is just around the corner. I really enjoy the well maintained training vessels (Bénéteaus 40.7 and the...More

Thank Tiffany L
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I recently undertook an RYA Yachtmaster Offshore traineeship with Flying Fish in Mosman. The course was really well put together and the knowledge and experience of the instructors was excellent. While I could have done this course on a modular basis and spread it out...More

Thank JohnT7572
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great day sailing with Phil and John. They showed us 'the ropes' with this great introduction to sailing, we could partipate as much or as little you wanted - from steering through to sail changes. They answered all the questions and told great stories. If...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Excellent 2 day weekend course to receive competency accreditation so that you can qualify for your NSW power boat licence. Both a mix of practical hands on training and in class theory for safety and navigation. Instructors were patient and approachable, always prepared to answer...More

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With a variety of outdoor attractions, the
sophisticated harbour suburb of Mosman has something
for everyone. Shoppers can stroll Military Road for
its unique offering of antiques, designer labels, and
hip restaurants and cafes. Nature lovers can take in
spectacular bushwalks like the Taronga to Balmoral
walk, while families can enjoy snorkeling in the
sheltered beaches of Balmoral Beach or scuba diving at
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