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Wellington Ocean Sports fun family open day

open day croppedThis Saturday as part of the Yachting New Zealand Volvo Sailing and Boating Week Wellington Ocean Sports have partnered with Armstrong Prestige to put on a fun family open day. The day commences at 10am and all members of the public are welcome to come down to Wellington Ocean Sports and have a go at either – sailing, kayaking , waka ama, windsurfing or stand up paddle board.


First Boatmaster course of 2016 available for booking

boatmaster Wellington Ocean Sports first Boatmaster course of the year commences on Monday 25 April and runs over Monday and Wednesday evenings. Boatmaster is a comprehensive theory only course covering all the esentials you need including - safety, equipment, weather, rules of the road and navigation.

Christmas Update

winter regatta image 2 1038615334What a fantastic year we’ve had here at Wellington Ocean Sports!!  It’s been great to see so many new people get out on the water and become involved in ocean sports on a regular basis. Other than the statutory holidays we will be operating at full capacity over the holiday period. 

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....


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  7. Advanced Sea Survival course huge success
  8. Coastal Medic Course this weekend
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  10. Wellington Ocean Sports School Holiday Programme Bookings Being Taken
  11. Wellington Community Trust delivery underway
  12. Last Boatmaster course for the year available for booking
  13. WOS Winter Update 2015
  14. Schools Programme funding received
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  16. Last winter VHF course available for booking
  17. Crew Available!!
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  19. WOS Winter Racing
  20. Wellington Ocean Sports host SUP instructors course
  21. First Day Skipper course of the year commencing Tuesday evening
  22. Autumn Update
  23. Wellington Ocean Sports February Update
  24. 100 students from Porirua College undertake Safe Boating Programme
  25. Cruising Skipper 43 Great Success
  26. Schools Safe Boating Education Programme Underway
  27. School groups get best of the weather
  28. 10% Off learn to sail course commencing this Saturday
  29. Wellington Ocean Sports November Update
  30. Stunning weather for first week of holiday programme
  31. Places available on cruising courses this weekend
  32. First week of holiday programme sold out
  33. Next learn to sail course commences Tuesday 21 October
  34. Wellington Ocean Sports Spring Update
  35. Holiday Programme Places Available
  36. Friday Night With PJ huge success
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  38. Corporate Sailing and Team Building
  39. Wellington Ocean Sports Winter Update
  40. Holiday Programme available for booking

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