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Boat and Watersports hire

A world of sea-bound fun and adventure awaits.

Get ready for the most fun you can have on the water! Flying Fish Sail Academy have a range of dinghies (Pico and Laser Bahia), stand-up paddleboards (SUP’s) and Wind SUPs for hire.

Powerboat (RIB)

1/2 day and full day hire available $POA

Flying Fish operate 4.8m and 5.8m Tornado Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIB’s) from our base in Middle Harbour. The vessels are powered by 50 and 90 HP four stroke Mercury outboards and cruise comfortably at 20 knots.

They are ideal for a day spent exploring Sydney Harbour.

 

Availability varies, reservation required.

The price includes the boat and Personal Flotation Devices (PFD’s) which must be worn by all participants. 

We will provide the boat for you partially rigged and ready to go so as you can spend as much time on the water as possible.

We only hire boats to customers with suitable sailing experience.

To hire you must have a NSW boat licence and sign a hire agreement

You will need to sign our waiver form and comply with our operating rules.

Laser Bahia

2 hour hire $175
3 hours $190
Full day $225

Suitable for two or three adults or two adults and two kids. This is the ultimate boat for day sailing. 

The Bahia is stable and easy to sail, but not at the expense of performance. A spacious cockpit, inboard seats and controllable power allow the sailor to feel safe and secure throughout the ride.

Should you capsize, the Laser Bahia’s mast head flotation will help prevent an inversion making it easy to right.

The boat is equipped with an easy to launch asymmetric spinnaker, a roller furler jib system and a trapeze.

Perfect for a day sailing and exploring around beautiful Middle Harbour. 

Available Fridays and Sundays 10am to 1pm

The price includes the boat and Personal Flotation Devices (PFD’s) which must be worn by all participants. 

We will provide the boat for you partially rigged and ready to sail so as you can spend as much time sailing as possible.

You will need to bring your own sailing gear.

We only hire boats to customers with suitable sailing experience.

You need to be able to tack and gybe and right the boat after a capsize. 

You will need to sign our waiver form and comply with our operating rules.

Laser Pico

2 hour hire $95
3 hours $110
Full day $145

The Laser Pico is one of the most versatile and successful sailing dinghies ever built. Virtually every sailing school in Europe has a fleet of Picos 

The Pico is suitable for one adult, an adult with a young child, or for two to three kids.

Quick to rig, easy to reef or right from a capsize, easy to beach, fun and confidence-inspiring, this is a boat that can be sailed by everyone.

The Pico is great for beginners and lots of fun for intermediate and advanced sailors when the wind gets up.

Available Fridays and Sundays 10am to 1pm

The price includes the boat and Personal Flotation Devices (PFD’s) which must be worn by all participants. 

We will provide the boat for you partially rigged and ready to sail so as you can spend as much time sailing as possible.

You will need to bring your own sailing gear.

We only hire boats to customers with suitable sailing experience.

You need to be able to tack and gybe and right the boat after a capsize. 

You will need to sign our waiver form and comply with our operating rules.

Windsurfer

2 hour hire $95
3 hours $110
Full day $145

Hire one of our windsurfers and get out and have some fun windsurfing around stunning Middle Harbour.

We have a small fleet of boards which are ideal for beginner and intermediate windsurfers.

We also have a range of sail sizes to choose from.

Our equipment is racked on the beach so you can be rigged and ready to go in minutes.

Depending on the wind direction there are a few excellent spots to sail from very close to our base.

If the wind is too light you can easily switch to paddleboarding.

Available Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun from 9:30am during daylight saving.

The price includes the board and rig and a Personal Flotation Device (PFD) which must be worn by all participants. 

We will provide the board for you partially rigged and ready to sail so as you can spend as much time windsurfing as possible.

You will need to bring your wetsuit or board shorts and rash vest.

We only hire boats to customers with suitable sailing experience.

You need to be able to tack and gybe and right the boat after a capsize. 

You will need to sign our waiver form and comply with our operating rules.

Standup Paddleboard (SUP)

1 hour $25
2 hours $40
3 hours $50

At Flying Fish we have a fleet of SUP’s racked metres from the beach so you can get out on the water with no fuss.

Choose a stable board for gentle cruising or a race-board if you are looking for a real workout. Supping is great exercise for the core muscles.

We are in a fabulous location at Middle Harbour Yacht Club with some beautiful beaches (and a few excellent cafes!) to explore just a short paddle away.

Generally the best time to go paddleboarding is in the morning before the wind gets up. 

Available Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun from 9:30am during daylight saving.

The price includes the SUP, paddle and life vest (or leash) which must be worn by all participants. 

Bring with you

• Rash vest, board shorts, hat
• Drinking Water 
• Sunscreen and towel 
• Thermal top, wind breaker (on cooler days) 
• Dry change of clothes for after the paddle

If you are unfamiliar with the water we recommend you book a private lesson  for your first paddle-board experience .

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Super (SUP)

1 hour $65
2 hours $85
3 hours $95
(max 6 persons)

SuperSUP is a giant paddleboard suitable for up to 5 adults or 6 kids. You can take the whole family out on this one.

Like all things that need a few people to make it function the successful operation of the SuperSUP relies on good teamwork.

If you manage to get your paddling organised you will find you can really get the SuperSUP moving

You will also find the SuperSUP an excellent platform for a bit of on board yoga. 

Available Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun from 9:30am during daylight saving.

The price includes the SUP, paddle and life vest (or leash) which must be worn by all participants. 

Bring with you

• Rash vest, board shorts, hat
• Drinking Water 
• Sunscreen and towel 
• Thermal top, wind breaker (on cooler days) 
• Dry change of clothes for after the paddle

If you are unfamiliar with the water we recommend you book a private lesson  for your first paddle-board experience .

Try out a course

Whether you are an adrenaline junkie or a relaxation addict, you can improve your your sailing skills with the help of a friendly and professional Flying Fish instructor.

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