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Gift Certificates available now

advert cropedLooking for that gift for the person who has everything?? Looking for some great stocking fillers??? Want a Christmas present the whole family can enjoy?? Well Wellington Ocean Sports has just the thing for you. We can provide a voucher for every course we offer or for any value.


Wellington Ocean Sports Centre restoration proceeding well

entry 2Over the last month great progress has been made toward restoring the Wellington Ocean Sports Centre to it’s previous condition and equipping it to deal with expansion of the safe boating programmes we run.  


Final VHF course for the year commences next week

 holly vhf second Last call !!! Did you know that unless it as an emergency, it is a legal requirement to have a Radio Operators Qualification before operating a marine VHF radio? If you need to get the qualification then we have the course for you! Our last VHF course for the year is running over  Monday and Wednesday eveing next week,  30 November and 2 December. There are still several places availble for booking.


Corporate sailing and end of year functions

harboursailNow is the time of the year to book your corporate sailing session or end of year function with Wellington Ocean Sports!!! Sailing is a fantastic team building activity, no experience is necessary and everything you need is provided. We have two purpose built keelboats and can take up to 14 people on the water at once. We run larger groups in sessions or across a range of ocean sports such as stand up paddleboard, kayak and Windsurfing. 


Safe Boating Week underway with a splash

jumpOn Friday 16 October Wellington Ocean Sports Manager joined 26 other boating education leaders in a jump off Queens Wharf to remember the 27 people who drowned in recreational boating last year. The jump organised by Maritime New Zealand  also marked the beginning of Safe Boating week.


Wellington Sky Show Sail

skyshow2014 1Both of the Wellington Ocean Sports boats will be out on the water to view the Wellington Sky Show on Saturday November 7. The sail is commencing at 7.30pm with a 90 minute sail out on the harbour before anchoring up to view the fireworks. There is no better place to view the display, so avoid disappointment and book your place today!!


WOS October Update

image4Hold on to your hats, Spring is here!!  Although the weather has been a mixed bag of late we have had some fantastic days out on the water. The temperature is definitely on the rise, the days are getting longer and we have plenty of ways for you to spend the extra daylight hours!! Read on....


NZ Water Safety Sector Strategy launch huge success

wsnzOn Tuesday 22 September Wellington Ocean Sports Manager Matt Wood attended the Water Safety New Zealand Annual General Meeting, Sector Forum and 2020 Strategy Launch. As a delegate member of Water Safety New Zealand Wellington Oceans Sports have been feeding into the strategy development process and are involved in the actual delivery of water safety programmes.


Last VHF course for the year available for booking

holly vhf second Did you know that unless it as an emergency, it is a legal requirement to have a Radio Operators Qualification before operating a marine VHF radio? If you need to get the qualification then we have the course for you! Our last VHF course for the year is running over the evenings of 30 November and 2 December and is now available for booking.

Tawa College NCEA course underway

DSC03216This week 14 students from Tawa College are completing their 28 hour NCEA learn to Sail course. The course is largely based on the standard Level 1 Yachting New Zealand learn to sail course, but with some components from the level two courses such as rowing and swimming 50 metres in full wet weather gear. Upon completion the students will receive 9 level 2 unit standards.

More Articles...

  1. Wellington Ocean Sports Spring promotion underway
  2. School Holiday Programme - Get in quick!
  3. WOS Spring Update
  4. Advanced Sea Survival course huge success
  5. Coastal Medic Course this weekend
  6. New roof for Wellington Ocean Sports
  7. Wellington Ocean Sports School Holiday Programme Bookings Being Taken
  8. Wellington Community Trust delivery underway
  9. Last Boatmaster course for the year available for booking
  10. WOS Winter Update 2015
  11. Schools Programme funding received
  12. Wellington Ocean Sports Staff complete Workplace First Aid
  13. Last winter VHF course available for booking
  14. Crew Available!!
  15. Porirua College Students Learn the Ropes
  16. WOS Winter Racing
  17. Wellington Ocean Sports host SUP instructors course
  18. First Day Skipper course of the year commencing Tuesday evening
  19. Autumn Update
  20. Wellington Ocean Sports February Update
  21. 100 students from Porirua College undertake Safe Boating Programme
  22. Cruising Skipper 43 Great Success
  23. Schools Safe Boating Education Programme Underway
  24. School groups get best of the weather
  25. 10% Off learn to sail course commencing this Saturday
  26. Wellington Ocean Sports November Update
  27. Stunning weather for first week of holiday programme
  28. Places available on cruising courses this weekend
  29. First week of holiday programme sold out
  30. Next learn to sail course commences Tuesday 21 October
  31. Wellington Ocean Sports Spring Update
  32. Holiday Programme Places Available
  33. Friday Night With PJ huge success
  34. Winter Series success for Wellington Ocean Sports crew
  35. Corporate Sailing and Team Building
  36. Wellington Ocean Sports Winter Update
  37. Holiday Programme available for booking
  38. MRX fleet leaving Wellington Ocean Sports
  39. Wellington Ocean Sports Centre feasibility study published
  40. Wellington Ocean Sports reaches 400 mark

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