Why Choose Us

Our philosophy is:
“There is no such thing as a silly question”, and
“Be an encourager there are far too many critics in the world already”.

We are a husband a wife team, with over 60 years combined, international experience, we will share all our experience with you, gained from traversing over 80,000 nautical miles.

  • Trained local NSW Marine Police
  • Taught commercial maritime tickets at TAFE
  • Ex-Marine Rescue Skippers
  • Circumnavigated the world one-and-a-half times (we’ve circumnavigated Tahiti too!)
  • Award winning Skippers (joint top student Master 5, top student MED3)
  • Award winning authors
  • Written pilot books
  • Written best-selling memoirs (on our travels)
  • Written manuals on: Navigation, Weather, and created a useful Log Book (Shop Nautical)
  • Host popular Podcast Show
  • Professional maritime trainers for 10 years
  • Taught/sailed/worked on a variety of boats all over the world
  • Utilised a wide variety of marine equipment (VHF/HF/MF, Navigation systems, radar)
  • AIS, GPS, plotters, Weather, etc), all over the world. “Why we love HF radio”
  • Partnered with a Registered Training Organisation and we conform to National Training Standards
  • Everyone is treated equally and fairly
  • Documented safety system – we look after your personal details
  • We have a great boat! It is safe and comfortable
  • Competitive pricing
Training Session

We love all things boating, and we are super proud to watch many of our students turn into great skippers!

One of our team has even set a blue-water sailing record!


Don’t take our word for it, here’s what they say: Testimonials

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