Sydney’s Premier Dinghy Sailing Club



Woollahra Sailing Club with over 50 years of history as a pure dinghy sailing club it is with a sense of pride that the club embraces the new challenges of the times and creates a clear vision for the years ahead. The Current Committee continues to navigate the Club into a bright and prosperous future- upholding the image of Woollahra Sailing Club being one of the most impressive dinghy sailing clubs in Australia.

The Board

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Founded in 1953


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Over 600 members and growing

Boat Storage

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Local Area

Free parking and easy public transport

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With such great sailing, it’s hardly surprising that Woollahra Sailing Club is one of the biggest and most successful dinghy clubs in Sydney. The club is continuously growing and now consists of over 600 members.


Racing News

Racing Results

Racing Documents

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WSC is home to over 150 paddler members (Kayak, Surf Ski, Paddleboard)

Fleets Sailed

Single-handed and Double-handed classes explained


Regattas are a chance to make new friends, travel to new places, and enjoy dinners, prizes and parties

Overseas Teams Welcome
Hundreds of sailors from 23 different nations used Woollahra Sailing Club while training for the 2000 Olympics


Become a Sailing Champion

At Woollahra Sailing Club we provide students with all the necessary skills and knowledge to competently sail a small dinghy in moderate weather conditions. Our courses are Yachting Australia accredited and are recognized nationwide. Whatever your age, our professional staff will ensure that you learn to sail and have fun at the same time. We cater to all levels of experience from “land-lubber” right through to expert. After completing a learn to sail course we offer a Sunday morning subsidized pathway in Pacers which allows sailors to further develop their skills on a training track.

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Sydney Sailing Courses

Sailing Courses

We cater for all ages! 7 years – 107 years

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Sydney Sailing Holiday Camps

Holiday Camps

This is a camp for young prospective sailors who are looking to have fun on and around the water.

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Private Sailing Lessons in Sydney

Private Lessons

Private lessons are a great way to get personalised attention and make quick progress. Private lessons are open to all. Price varies per instructor and lesson length. Private Lessons
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School Programs

We work with areas schools to offer sailing programs.


Set your event apart at the Woollahra Sailing Club located on the beautiful shores of Rose Bay. We have a variety of room options available to cater to your event needs.

Club Café Seated Space

The club café space is the perfect venue for barbecue socials and relaxed social events. The room has square wooden tables, black stools and the awning covered outdoor space has relaxed seating available for you to enjoy the calming ocean view. Please note there is limited availability on weekends.

Kitchen for caterers required?

The commercial kitchen features a gas stove, grill and oven, microwave and a dishwasher. Please note the kitchen is an add-on cost and is not included with room hires. Please contact for availability.

Club Meeting Room

A great venue for small business meetings, the club meeting room includes a boardroom table and chairs for 10 with a beautiful view of Sydney harbor.

Club Function Room

Our 104m2 club function room boasts spectacular views of Sydney Harbour and is the ideal venue for birthdays, wedding receptions, social functions, business meetings and more. The room has a carpeted area, a dance floor space and guests can spill out on to the spacious veranda to enjoy the views.

Club Function Room Capacity - Standing
120 pax
Club Function Room Capacity - Seated
90 pax
Club Café Seated Space
35 pax
Club Meeting Room Capacity
10 pax


Set on the foreshore of Sydney Harbour, the Club is just 15 minutes from the city CBD. William Street, Bayswater Road and New South Head Road provide the main route to the Club.

You can catch a bus or taxi from either Edgecliff or Bondi Junction, or if you’d rather travel by water, take a ferry to Rose Bay Public Wharf – or water taxi to our private jetty!


There is a large, free public car park right next door to the club. Unrestricted after-hours parking is also available on New South Head Road

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Want to book?

Bookings can be made up to 12 months in advance. We will always try to accommodate your requests, function bookings come with a complimentary two hour set up time prior to your event start time. Evening functions must conclude by 12am so the premises can be cleaned and locked up by 1am. For all functions which run past 9pm WSC will provide mandatory security personnel for a set fee.

Think of us as a clean canvas.

  • What you bring in, must be brought out
  • Catering is the responsibility of the hirer
  • Audio visual equipment is also the responsibility of the hirer

For enquiries, availability, fees and/or to request a viewing please contact the office at or by phone on (02) 9371 9805.

Our office hours are Monday – Friday, 10am-6pm and Saturday – Sunday, 9am-5pm

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Location & Clubhouse Hours

Sydney’s finest dinghy sailing club is located at 2 Vickery Avenue in Rose Bay NSW, just off New South Head Road.


Coming by car is easy and there is plenty of free council parking right next to the club behind the tennis courts. It is a public car park so on weekends allow yourself a little more time to find a space. Parking is also available on the surrounding streets although may be restricted by the hour.

Public Transport

Train/bus: The nearest train/bus station is Edgecliff. The 324, 325 or 326 buses will drop you within a short walk of the club. Bondi Junction is the second closest train/bus station to us. Plan your trip here:

Ferry: There’s also a regular ferry from Circular Quay to Rose Bay. Check out the eastern suburb ferry timetable.

Woollahra Sailing Club

2 Vickery Avenue
Rose Bay, NSW 2029
Tel: (02) 9371 9805 Fax: (02) 9371 9692

Latitude Longitude: 33° 51′ S 151° 33″ E

Office Hours

Monday        9am – 4pm
Tuesday        9am – 4pm
Wednesday  9am – 5pm
Thursday      9am – 5pm
Friday           9am – 5pm
Saturday       9am – 5pm
Sunday          9am – 5pm

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