Sailors with disABILITIES

SWD Events scheduled for Tuesday 16 October 2018

Winds of Joy - Melbourne - AM

Time: Tue October 16, 10:00 am to Tue October 16, 12:00 pm

Passengers: 15
Crew: 6

Sailors with disABILITIES offer a Winds of Joy Program which is designed to give children with disability and disadvantaged children and youth the opportunity to go sailing. Through our crew, SWD are able to provide positive role models, demonstrating that people with a disability do not have to be confined by it and creating optimism. This program is run entirely by volunteers and there is no cost to participants for this activity. Group bookings of minimum 10 with at least 8 with disability/special needs and a maximum of 3 wheelchairs including can be booked by school or community groups. To book this program please Sign Up on our website and login with your username and password. If you are one of our authorised crew members and would like to crew, please follow the steps as per above and add your name to the crew list. All crew should register their intention at least 2 weeks prior to their intended sail and be at the boat 1 hour prior to the sail time listed for boat call

Winds of Joy - Melbourne - PM CREW TRAINING

Time: Tue October 16, 12:30 pm to Tue October 16, 2:30 pm

Crew: 6

Sailors with disABILITIES reserves this sail for the new season crew training. 

We welcome all Melbourne crew to join us to kick off the new sailing season. 

Lets welcome our new members, regroup after winter and share our knowledge and skills. 


SWD Orientation followed by Pizza & Drinks

Time: Tue October 16, 1:00 pm to Tue October 16, 4:00 pm

Crew: 20

A formal Orientation for any SWD Volunteer who has not yet attended an information session or any Volunteer that would like to get up to date with SWD's new and existing programs.

A Pizza and Drinks event will follow the orientation that everyone is welcome to join.