Adventure Under Sail

Whether you are looking for a day sail, school voyage, private charter event, or annual voyage, we have a sailing adventure for you!

CLIENT: Somerset College group 2 VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160829 FROM: Bundaberg   TO: Brisbane DATE: 31st August 2016     TIME:  2100 hrs POSITION: Inskip Point REPORT BY: White Watch Today was a very eventful day for all the Somerset crew members travelling on board the South Passage. The White Watch group members were the first to…

CLIENT:  Somerset College group 2 VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160829 FROM: Bundaberg    TO: Brisbane DATE: 30th August 2016 POSITION: Arch Cliffs, Fraser Island Report by: Aarsh Nagpal, Anneka Lanham After a full night of interesting noises coming from our boat through the night, we awoke at 0630 to a Reveille on the trumpet and ate our…

CLIENT:  Flexi School, Townsville VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160813 FROM:  Townsville              TO: AIRLIE BEACH DATE: 14th August 2016 POSITION: Cape Upstart The young people from the Flexi School joined South Passage on Saturday night and she motored out to Cape Cleveland to anchor for the night (beautiful moon light night). An early start next morning saw South…

CLIENT: The Cathedral School – Voyage 2 VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160804 FROM:  Townsville       TO: Townsville DATE:    11/8/16 POSITION: Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island. Report by: Group D – White Watch Today Group D embarked on the South Passage at around 9am. We raised the sails and sailed from Pelorus Island to Magnetic Island, arriving…

CLIENT: The Cathedral School – Voyage 2 VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160804 FROM:  Townsville  TO: Townsville DATE: 10/8/16 POSITION: Pioneer Bay, Orpheus Island. Report by: Group F – Blue Watch The day started off with a slow start at 0500hrs. As the sun rose the mighty blue watch polished the brass on the deck of the ship.…

CLIENT: The Cathedral School – Voyage 2 VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160804 FROM:  Townsville  TO: Townsville DATE: 9/8/16 POSITION: Scraggy Point, Hinchinbrook Channel. Report by: Group F – Red Watch Group F boarded the South Passage for the second time during our 9 day outdoor education. After lunch all of us walked down the jetty and waited…

CLIENT: The Cathedral School – Voyage 2 VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160804 FROM:  Townsville   TO: Townsville DATE: 8/8/16 POSITION: Cape Richards, Hinchinbrook Is. Report by: Group E – White Watch After a short time on a nearby island, we returned for our final night onboard the South Passage. A small, tinny boat transported us and our…

CLIENT: The Cathedral School – Voyage 2 VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160804 FROM:  Townsville      TO: Townsville DATE: 7/8/16 POSITION: Haycock Is, Hinchinbrook Channel Report by: Group D – Blue Watch We boarded South Passage this afternoon at 1pm and were introduced to the crew of the South Passage. We were welcomed by our watch leaders…

CLIENT: Cairns 7 Day General Public Voyage VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160626 FROM:  Cairns  TO: Cairns DATE: 26/6/2016 POSITION:  Fitzroy Island Report by: Blue Watch Today was a day of many new experiences. It was pretty hectic as we started off with getting the sails up and it was interesting to see how once everyone had their…

CLIENT: Mareeba SHS VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160618 FROM:  Cairns  TO: Cairns DATE: 21/6/16 POSITION: Michaelmas Cay Report by: Blue watch The day of reckoning is soon arriving, the time when school becomes the daily norm instead of sailing and having fun. Back to the solid jail cages of classes instead of the open deck.  The amazing…

CLIENT: Mareeba SHS VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160618 FROM:  Cairns  TO: Cairns DATE: 20/6/16 POSITION: Moore Reef Report by: Red watch Sarah spotted two dolphins swimming in the waves today and thought she saw a shark, but Ashleigh missed out because she had to do the washing up and Danika was asleep. Both are very sad that…

CLIENT: Mareeba SHS VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160618 FROM:  Cairns  TO: Cairns DATE: 19/6/16 POSITION: Mourilyan Harbour Report by: White watch The day’s trip was planned to travel to Mourilyan Harbour and stop at Normandy Island during lunch. The day started with a calm ocean with little wind, which created the need for the engine to be…

CLIENT: Mareeba SHS VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160618 FROM:  Cairns  TO:  Cairns DATE: 18 June 2016 POSITION: Fitzroy Island Report by: Blue Watch The first day of our amazing adventure began on Saturday the 18th  of June 2016, the first ten minutes was the skipper and the sailing master John and Phill telling as about the dos…

18th to 22nd August 2016 Join South Passage as she cruises through the beautiful Whitsundays.

Looking for a fun, safe Schoolies Week adventure? Why not join South Passage on a voyage from Sydney, out to sea – perhaps visiting Broughton Island or Broken Bay depending upon the weather – and then back to Sydney. 12th to 16th December 2016

Join South Passage early in the morning on 3rd November 2016 as she sails out to Sydney Heads to meet the Chilean navy ship Esmeralda. A fantastic photo opportunity for any lover of tall ships, sailing and Sydney.

SOUTH PASSAGE DAILY REPORT CLIENT: Peace Lutheran College VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160604 FROM: Townsville TO: Cairns DATE: 7th June 2016 TIME: 2030 hrs POSITION: Fitzroy Island Blue Watch team woke up at 6:00am to polish the brass. The rest of the students were woken up by the trumpet at 6:30. Cereal was offered to everyone on…

SOUTH PASSAGE DAILY REPORT CLIENT: Peace Lutheran College VOYAGE NUMBER: 20160604 FROM: Townsville TO: Cairns DATE: 6th June 2016 TIME: 2030 hrs POSITION: Kent Island, North Barnard group REPORT BY: Red Watch Today we motored through the Hinchinbrook channel, along the way we saw several crocodiles, dolphins swimming alongside us and skipping fish. Cath served…

What are you doing next Easter?  Why not treat yourself to a berth on a tall ship as part of this blue water classic.  Berths are strictly limited – so act quickly!  Price includes a full training day in Moreton Bay, crew cap and shirt, pre-race dinner and all meals on board and the thrill…

Sail the magnificent waters of Hervey Bay on a 100ft gaff rigged schooner, the South Passage. Day sail on Thursday May 11th 10am – 4pm.

Sunday 6th August.   Enjoy a sail on a Tall Ship from 10am – 4pm.   Magnetic Island provides great shelter for a beautiful sail.

Celebrate the return of South Passage to her home port with a Day Sail on the magnificent waters of Moreton Bay.  Sunday 3rd September, 10am to 4pm.  Departs from William Gunn Jetty, Manly.

25th to 29th September 2017 We all love to see whales and this trip is the best chance to see lots of them!

Sail the magnificent waters of Sydney Harbour on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner. Sunday December 17th 10am – 4pm.

View the start of the famous Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race on South Passage. Boxing Day, December 26th 10am – 4pm.

 Get a great spot on the harbour to view the spectacular fireworks! Tuesday December 31st 7:00pm – 1:00am.

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8/188 Stratton Terrace,
Manly, Queensland 4179

Phone:(07) 3893 3777

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