Offshore Cruising

Select one of the following suggestions or talk to us about customising a charter to suite you!

Sailing the beautiful New South Wales coast to a destination of your choice will be an ocean voyage to remember. Our experienced crew has many years knowledge of these waters and will assist you in choosing your destination port. This charter caters for sailors and their friends who don’t have the luxury of a 57’ yacht and crew at their disposal.  Be involved with the planning of your voyage, watch keeping, navigation and aspects of running the boat.

  • Sydney Harbour

    Sail to the most magnificent Harbour in the world! After the briefing we hoist sails at Cronulla and set course for Sydney harbour. Passing the busy Port of Botany Bay we stay close to the coast so you can kick back and take in the view of the eastern suburbs. After passing Bondi Beach take a left turn at South Head for a picturesque sail up the harbour to the Opera House. At the end of the day you can stay with us on the boat at a secluded anchorage or we can drop you ashore for your return home or motel.

    Next morning we sail out of the harbour for the return cruise to Cronulla.

    DURATION: 2 days

    COST: $750 (per person) min 6 people.
    (includes Skipper & crew, all safety equipment, all on board meals, bedding and complimentary drinks)

    If you would rather sail just one of the legs and the yacht is not booked for the return or delivery leg a fee of $550 will be incurred for Skipper and Crew.

  • Pittwater

    Depart Cronulla sailing north to Broken Bay into the evening and take up a safe anchorage within Refuge Bay.

    Enjoy a late dinner with a glass of wine and a peaceful night aboard. After breakfast, go ashore and explore the waterfall and a have walk. Back on board for a leisurely cruise around Broken Bay enjoying the spectacular sights and serenity. Enjoy a long lunch at Cottage Point Inn.  Anchor in a quiet bay and enjoy a fine dinner with a glass or two of wine followed by a good night sleep. Enjoy a hearty breakfast before setting off to sail back along the coast to Cronulla.

    DURATION: 3 days

    COST: $1100 (per person) min 6 people.
    (includes all on board meals, bedding and complementary drinks)

  • Mystery Destination Cruise

    The destination depends on the direction of the wind. We’ll depart Cronulla in the morning and sail to best destination according to the wind direction and the forecast for the following days. After overnight stays at anchorages anywhere between Jervis Bay & Port Stephens we return to Cronulla. Starting or finishing your cruise at other ports can be arranged for an additional cost if the yacht is not booked for the return leg.

    DURATION: 3 days

    COST: $1100 (per person) min 6 & max 8 people
    (includes Skipper & crew, all safety equipment, on board meals, bedding and complementary drinks)

  • Cronulla - Whitsundays - Cronulla

    Join us on a trip of a lifetime cruising one of the best coastlines in the world!

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to cruise the magnificent East Coast between Sydney and the Whitsunday's?  Cronulla Sailing Charters is offering a trip of a lifetime. Experience the thrills and tranquility of offshore cruising. Flashdance II is at her best doing what she was built for, long distance sailing. Join us and our crew on a sail no others are offering.

    You will be an integral part of the crew in every facet of an offshore voyage. You will learn about Coastal Navigation, satellite navigation, passage planning, pilotage, boat handling skills, provisioning and cooking at sea, basic engineering and maintenance, spinnaker work, reefing, sailing, fishing, snorkeling, swimming, reading, won't want to come home!

    This is not a yacht race or a yacht delivery but a sail that people dream of doing at some point in their lives.

    July 2012 is the first available departure window.

    Our next firm commitment will be registration day at Airlie Beach Race Week. Giving us plenty of time to standby in ports and anchorages should unfavorable weather be predicted (preferably anchorages for the fishing and crabbing). We usually break the trip into convenient legs with change-over's occurring in ports with an airport. Because our voyage planning takes into consideration the best sailing conditions and the best ports to be, we recommend flexible plane tickets (internet is available onboard).