A combination of exceptional facilities and industry professionals offered by Sunshine Sailing Australia enables the delivery of world-class sailing events to meet the needs of local Queensland, interstate and international businesses for team based training and fun events.
Sunshine Sailing Australia is well positioned to get you on the water quickly from both our great locations on the Sunshine Coast.
Yachting events can also be organised on Moreton Bay.
Whilst there may be only one wining team, everyone is a winner, taking away an experience that will be talked about at the bar that night, the next day, week, month maybe even until next year when the experience can be relived.
The stage is set for a showdown, teams are formed the competition is going to be hot! Team Sailing provides a great environment to heighten group interaction, communication, team bonding and team building in a dynamic, fun and safe environment.
ImageTeam Sailing has been developed as a great, fun team activity without the intensity of a full team-building program and is referred to as a “soft team building” activity that will provide a sense of achievement for all participants especially those who have not partaken in yachting previously.
The warm waters of the Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay provide a perfect year round training ground for an adventurous program. The program content is tailored to suit your businesses needs, objectives and goals.
The Team Building sailing program is intended to focus on the performance of individual and team skills in an experiential learning environment that promotes teamwork, communication, leadership, and change management to mention a few.
Yachting provides a natural vehicle for team based learning and bonding, a number of key crew positions on each yacht have to coordinate to successfully navigate and sail the yacht on a course to safely get to the planned destination or finish line.
Your staff will benefit and grow from the experience of this invigorating challenge in a fun and safe environment.
“Andrew was sensitive to the outcome we were after for the event and he facilitated the session accordingly – Thank You”. Mark Postles, Coast Chiropractic Kawana – Team Building Dinghy Event.
Arriving in the late afternoon for the first evening aboard the vessel, a briefing will be conducted to familiarise your team with the surroundings and set the seen for the next 48 hours of adventure. How those 48 hours unfold will be determined based on the goals and objectives of the event and the prevailing conditions.
Crew teams can be made up of up to 6 guests and a Skipper onboard. A total number of 12 guests can be accommodated per event on 2 yachts. A facilitator is recommended.
This is normally a Half-Day Event.
Your team is divided into crews to sail our stable sailing dinghies, they need to learn quickly how to work together to complete the course in the safe waters around the Maroochy Sailing Club on the Maroochy River. It’s very hands on, sometimes wet and an enormous amount of fun!
The custom format provides unlimited options in designing a program whether it is a one-day event or multiple days over several months, e.g. a 2hr session per week. With the assistance of a professional facilitator, the program design and execution can be tailored to suit the needs, objectives and goals of your business.
Sunshine Sailing Australia offers a great fun, sailing experience for industry groups that can be used to entertain clients, or as a reward incentive or team building opportunity for employees. The event is aimed to challenge and get the adrenaline running whilst having fun in a safe environment.
The Corporate Challenge can also be used for industry networking and promotion of your corporate/business identity
Contact us for further information and to recieve our corporate challange invitation pack.
Teams battle it out on the water for a chance to win the “Coporate Challange Cup” on board our sports yachts. Available all year round this can be held as an inter company or inter industry challenge. Dates can be organised to suit your company schedule and duration of events is dictated partly by the number of teams and available time.
Coaching will be given aboard each yacht with the aim of getting the best performance out of your team and teaching essential team sailing skills.
The Corporate Challange can run with a minium of 2 teams comprising of up to 4 crew members each. A standard round robin competition for 2 teams would be run over 2 half-day events or a full day.
Company t-shirts, Catering and photography opportunities can be arranged.
At Sunshine Sailing Australia we can provide you with Discover Sailing Experience on one of our well appointed keelboats with an experienced and qualified skipper. The emphasis is on giving you a practical hands on experience focusing on having fun. The qualified instructor will be on the water with you, insuring your safety and is ideal for people who have some or no sailing experience. Sunshine Sailing Australia has design several options for you to choose from, these range from a short 1.5 hour experience through to a full day.
This is a great opportunity to find out just how fun and safe sailing is and enjoy the social and on water experience. Your skipper can also point out sheltered anchorages and local attractions.
Your Skipper will provide sailing instruction for novices, help brush up navigational skills and much more for all levels of experience. You will also get the chance to sit back, relax and soak up the sunshine!
Our fleet includes a J24 and a Hanse 400e, with YA/RYA/MSQ/DoT Survey requirements.
Bring your own lunch and drinks, or choose from our extensive catering menus, from a small snack to a gourmet breakfast, lunch or BBQ.
A great opportunity to explore the magnificent islands and waters of the Whitsundays. Under the guidance of an RYA Offshore instructor its up to you where you go. 5 days on the water in our Hanse 400e, you have 3 large double cabins and all the gear to have a great break on the water PLUS get an RYA qualification at the same time. Perfect for RYA Competent Crew or Day Skipper. So join us on a great adventure as part of a team or take the whole boat yourself.
Cost: Group $1695pp Whole Boat $7000 (all prices all inclusive of Food)
$95 per person, max 7 guests, 4:00-07:00pm
Experience the adventure of sailing with one of our special skippered sailing programs. You don’t need any experience, only a desire to feel the excitement of sailing a beautiful yacht in one of the world’s finest cruising areas. These very popular sailing programs provide you with a unique opportunity to extend your sailing experience or just sit back and relax.
Absolute novices welcome.
$95 per person, max 7 guests.
Come and join us for a 2 hour relaxing sail on the ocean! You will have the opportunity to trim the sails, helm the yacht and learn a little about sailing, as well as sit back, relax and enjoy the sunshine. You might even spot a dolphin or two!
Sail the Yacht, your own private experience!
$550 for up to 7 guests
Sail along the coast from Mooloolaba, and Alexandra Headland to Mudjimba Island. If weather permits it’s time for a quick swim and lunch before we sail the shoreline, returning to the safe haven of the Mooloolah River and the Mooloolaba.
$995 for up to 7 guests
Prepare your lunch and beverages for a full day sailing. We’re off to sail the Sunshine Coast’s best shorelines. Head north to famous Noosa Beach to Laguna Bay before setting sail back to the Mooloolaba. Or alternatively, sail south along the coast passing Kawana & Wurtulla towards the beautiful beaches of Caloundra. Have lunch on the move with the magnificent Glasshouse Mountains in the background.