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Boatmaster commences next week

CBES03{jcomments off}Next Tuesday Wellington Ocean Sports last Boatmaster course for the year will commence. The course will run from 5.30pm to 8.30pm over Tuesday and Thursday evenings until 9 October. The Boatmaster course is a 30-hour, theory-only course providing in-depth knowledge of all aspects of boating safety.

Coastal Medic Course Running This Weekend

 medicWellington Ocean Sports will be running it's only Coastguard Coastal Medic Course for the year this weekend.  As well as its marine applications, this course exceeds the Health and Safety requirements of “two day workplace first aid”, so has many commercial usages. 

Friday Night With PJ huge success

Pj MontLast Friday night over 70 people filled the Wardroom to hear an address from the voice of yachting PJ Montgomery. PJ brought with him some previously unseen footage of the key moments from the 34th Americas Cup, gave us an update on where the Americas Cup is heading and covered New Zealand’s build up to the Rio Olympics in 2016.


Winter Series success for Wellington Ocean Sports crew

winterHuge congratulations to the Wellington Ocean Sports crew on MRX Red that  won Division B in the Moore Wilsons Winter Series on Sunday. This is a fantastic result for them and Wellington Ocean Sports graduates that aspire to race regularly. Wellington Ocean Sports enter boats in Club races regularly as a way providing students further experience and transitioning to crewing on members boats.


Corporate Sailing and Team Building


15{jcomments off}Organise a group and come sailing on Wellington Harbour with Wellington Ocean Sports

Our friendly experienced qualified skippers are ready and waiting to get you out sailing. No experience is necessary so come and have some fun on Wellington Harbour.

Click here to find out how


Coastal Medic Course running on 30 and 31 August

 medicWellington Ocean Sports will be running a Coastguard Coastal Medic Course over the weekend of 30 and 31 August. As well as its marine applications, this course exceeds the Health and Safety requirements of “two day workplace first aid”, so has many commercial usages.  

Wellington Ocean Sports Winter Update

Winter montage 2014Although winter has well and truly set in there is still plenty of action happening at Wellington Ocean Sports. Over the last couple of months we have had it all – our establishment funding has come to an end which has resulted in a restructure, the MRX’s are gone, we received fantastic recognition at the Wellington Sports Awards securing sports administrator of the year and on top of all that there has been plenty of activity out on the water!

Holiday Programme available for booking

SHPpontoonjump web{jcomments off}Wellington Ocean Sports school holiday programme is commencing next on 29 September and bookings are being taken now. The programme is open to all children aged 10 years old and up and will see them experience a variety of ocean sports over a 5 day period including - Sailing, Kayaking, Waka Ama and Stand Up Paddleboard.


MRX fleet leaving Wellington Ocean Sports

mrxIt is with regret we announce that from 1 August 2014 Wellington Ocean Sports will no longer be managing the MRX fleet. The MRX's have been a feature on Wellington's sailing landscape from the early 2000's, with RPNYC having involvement from 2007. The MRX's have played a part in the development and promotion of sailing in the Wellington region and were the backbone of initiatives such as the regional club keelboat regatta and the Wellington Spirit sailing league.

Advanced Sea Survival running on 13 and 14 September

20120604Ass1Wellington Ocean Sports will be running an Advanced Sea Survival Course over the weekend of Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 September 2014. Advanced Sea Survival is a comprehensive theoretical and practical course required by crew competing in Category 1 offshore races. The course is ISAF and Yachting New Zealand approved and held over one weekend.


More Articles...

  1. Wellington Ocean Sports Centre feasibility study published
  2. Wellington Ocean Sports reaches 400 mark
  3. Coastguard Boating Education courses available for booking
  4. Great night for Wellington Ocean Sports Grads
  5. Recognition for Wellington Ocean Sports Programme
  6. WOS Winter Update
  7. Winter Racing
  8. Learn to sail course places available
  9. Sir Peter Blake Trust attend Wellington Ocean Sports Centre
  10. Wellington Ocean Sports to host YNZ Keelboat Coach Course
  11. Next Boatmaster course scheduled for June
  12. Want some child free time over the school holidays??
  13. School Water Safety Programme Bookings Being Taken
  14. Day Skipper Course Announced
  15. Windsurfing Lessons All Go!!
  16. Cruising Skipper visited by Dolphins & Orca
  17. Holiday Adventures at Wellington Ocean Sports
  18. Get out on the Harbour this weekend
  19. What's on at Wellington Ocean Sports in 2014?
  20. Holiday Programme Places Still Available
  21. SUP Boot Camp is here
  22. Wellington Slalom Plus Windsurfing 2013
  23. Wellington Ocean Sports to host Waka Ama safety road show
  24. Wellington Ocean Sports secures drowning prevention funding
  25. Glorious day for 2013 Business Yacht Race
  26. Make the most of this magnificent weather
  27. D'Urville Island Trip a success
  28. Inaugural Grads Prize Awarded
  29. Holiday adventures continue!!
  30. Grads Prize For Spring Series Announced
  31. Coastal Medic Course Announced
  32. Advanced Sea Survival Course Completed
  33. Spring Racing Not Far Away!!!
  34. Expressions of Interest Sought
  35. Cruising Crew Commences This Saturday
  36. Wellington Ocean Sports Crew "Takes Over"
  37. First Aid Course Announced
  38. Wellington Ocean Sports feature on All Sports Breakfast show
  39. What's coming up at Wellington Ocean Sports
  40. Improve those Racing Skills

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