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Windsurf Group Lessons

Our morning sailing classes are a great way to learn to windsurf or improve your skills in a fantastic location with our friendly, experienced instructors.

Join a single class for a basic introduction or choose a package of classes to develop your windsurfing skills and achieve an Australian Sailing level 1 or 2 certificate. 

Book your friends and family on the same order to save money and increase the fun

Course content

Level 1  - 4 x 3 hours classes

  • Rigging, launching and landing
  • Secure position, Sailing position, 180 degree turn, Steering.
  • Sailing upwind, tacking and the 'No go Zone'
  • Sailing downwind and gybing
  • Self rescue  

Level 2 - 4 x 3 hours classes

  • Improved tacking and gybing
  • Beach start
  • Introduction to the harness
  • Start racing
  • Freestyle 

Fantastic sailing conditions

Flying Fish Sail Academy is based in a spectacular setting at Middle Harbour Yacht Club.

The sailing environment is superb with reliable, warm sea breezes and lots great beaches to sail to.  

Instructors and equipment 

Our beginners and improvers learn on our fleet of RedPaddleco WindSUP boards which are ideal for learning. 

Our friendly, qualified instructors will guide you through the course. 


Pre-book your lessons or add your friends and family to the same order and save money. 

  • 1 lesson - $185
  • 2 lessons - $165 each
  • 3 or more - $150 each

What's included

Instruction, equipment, safety cover.


  • AS Level 1 (after 4 sessions) 
  • AS Level 2 (after 8 sessions)

Before you start

Our group lessons are suitable for novice sailors and for those with some experience who wish to improve their skills.

What next?

Once you are at level 2 you are ready to hire a board and enjoy windsurfing on your own terms or start racing.

    See also

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    • Dinghy Sailing / Windsurf Instructor Fast Track

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    • Windsurf Instructor Course

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    • SUP Private Lessons

      Learn the basics of SUP in a fun filled two hour private lesson. This short session is suitable for all-comers so bring the kids!
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