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Sailability Australia

Sailability Australia is a Yachting Australia Committee

            Sailability Australia's key objective is to encourage and facilitate sailing and boating throughout Australia for people with disabilities in social, recreational and competitive activities.

 

      The specific objectives of the Committee are:

 a)      To serve as a national body to advance opportunities within yachting (sailing and boating) for people with disabilities.b)      To promote the inclusion of people with disabilities within all mainstream yachting activities.c)       To promote yachting as fun, safe and rewarding activities in which people with disabilities can participate.d)      To develop national safety and procedural policies for Sailability activities.e)      To develop and promote accredited training opportunities for persons involved in Sailability activities.f)        To develop and promote regattas and championship events at the national level for people with disabilities in association with affiliated bodies of the Australian Yachting Federation.g)      To liaise with sporting, health and educational bodies, government agencies and other relevant organisations to further the interests of Sailability Australia.h)      Facilitate communication on Sailability issues with (State & Territory) Member Yachting Associations.i)        Promote Sailability as a key avenue for building broad participation in yachting in accordance with Yachting Australia’s Strategic Plan.

For more information contact
Daisy Brooke
Participation Manager
Yachting Australia
0429 347 395 or dbrooke@yachting.org.au

or

Graeme Adam
National Sailability Committee
0423 741 681 or graemeadam1@bigpond.com


Sailability Australia News

28-Jun-09 - Virtual Skipper - regatta simulator by Jackie Kay
12-Dec-09 - SAILABILITY AUSTRALIA NEWSLETTER by Jackie Kay


Sailing Venue:
Yachting Australia Committee
Level 1, 22 Atchison Street St Leonards NSW 2065

Contact details:
Name: Daisy Brooke
Position: Yachting Australia Sport Services Manager
Email: dbrooke@yachting.org.au
Phone: +61 2 8424 7408 and 0429 347 395
Fax: +61 2 9906 2366
Locked Bag 806
Milsons Point NSW 2061
Australia

Website: http://www.yachting.org.au