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Come and spend the day out on the water in one of the world’s most majestic waterways.  We are a sail training vessel and would be happy to “show you the ropes”.  Imagine standing at the helm of a 100 ft gaff-rigged schooner and feeling the deck surge beneath your feet as the wind catches…

Sail the magnificent waters of Sydney Harbour on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner as you watch the sun set over the city skyline.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style – on Sydney Harbour on board a 100 ft gaff-rigged schooner.  We are lit up as part of the New Year’s Eve Harbour of Light parade and you will have a spectacular view of the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House for the fireworks. BYO celebratory drinks and…

Be part of the crew sailing this 100ft gaff-rigged schooner through the beautiful waters of south east Queensland.

For only 3 days off work you can experience the thrill of competing in the Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race then turn the boat around and have a leisurely 5-day voyage back down the SE Queensland coast, exploring the Great Sandy Straits on the way for only $1000 fully inclusive. The starting gun fires on…

Come and take a step back in time as we explore the waters off the coast of Cairns in a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner.  This elegant tall ship has been designed to sail the traditional way – with team work and a lot of hands-on action.  No sailing experience required, we’ll teach you “the ropes”!

Ever wanted to leave the hassle and pace of the modern world behind…even for a little while?  Why not sign on to be part of the crew sailing this 100ft gaff-rigged schooner through Australia’s premier World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef and combine it with 4 spectacular walks through pristine island environments!

Ever wanted to leave the hassle and pace of the modern world behind…even for a little while?  Why not sign on to be part of the crew sailing this 100ft gaff-rigged schooner through Australia’s premier World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef. There will be many beautiful spots to stop and explore along the magnificent rainforest…

Come and take a step back in time as we explore the waters off the coast of Cairns in a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner.  This elegant tall ship has been designed to sail the traditional way – with team work and a lot of hands-on action.  No sailing experience required, we’ll teach you “the ropes”!

It’s nearly Spring!  What better time to explore the Whitsunday Group on a 5-day Adventure Under Sail from Townsville to Mackay.  No prior sailing experience required – we’ll teach you the ropes!  Escape the rat race…just for a little while!

Looking for a short break to recharge the batteries?   Want to leave the hustle and bustle of the 24/7 modern pace of life behind…just for a little while?  Why not join the crew of a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner as she makes her way home to Brisbane from her winter spent in Far North Queensland.   This…

Looking for a short break to recharge the batteries?   Want to leave the hustle and bustle of the 24/7 modern pace of life behind…just for a little while?  Why not join the crew of a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner as she makes her way home to Brisbane from her winter spent in Far North Queensland.   This…

What better place to view the start of the famous Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race than from the magnificent waters of Sydney Harbour on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner.

Come and enjoy a trip on a modern 100ft gaff rigged schooner built along traditional lines, then get a great spot on the harbour to view the spectacular fireworks!

Come join us for a unique Australia Day celebration. Relieve the afternoon heat with a sail down the river, then enjoy the sunset behind the city as we head back upstream to secure a prime position on the river to view the fireworks.

Tired of sitting at a desk piled with books and looking for something completely different to do on your school break?  Why not come and experience sailing the traditional way!

Get away from the world, leave your emails and text messages behind and take on the sea! This is a modern ship built and operated along traditional lines. Be part of the crew sailing this 100ft gaff-rigged schooner up the coast to Gladstone, Queensland. The starting gun fires on Good Friday – come aboard for the trip…

Run out of things to do in the school holidays?  What about a family day sail out on the bay?

The first one sold out so we’ve put on another!  Why not join us for a family day sail out on the bay?

Gold Adventurous Journey for Duke of Edinburgh Award Participants or a fabulous Adventure Under Sail for students seeking some real life adventure in the school holidays!

Come back in time and experience Brisbane from a whole new perspective!  We have a full day option – sailing from Manly around to the river mouth then up to New Farm Park and the Botanical Gardens and back to New Farm – or you can just join us for a shorter 90 minute leg…

Come back in time and experience Brisbane from a whole new perspective!  We have the gentle Sunday morning option of a 3 hr jaunt or a slightly longer afternoon option that will add on a sail back to Manly.  If you’re super keen, you can add them together and join us for the whole day!!

Celebrate the last long weekend of the year with a day out on the Bay! You can’t make it to the Ekka this year, but you can make good use of the day off…come sailing!

Need to get away from it all for a while?  Fancy a mini-break in the middle of the week?  Come and join the crew of South Passage – Queensland’s own sail training ship.

Joined us for a day sail and hankering for something a little longer?  Join us for the whole weekend as we explore the magnificent waters of Moreton Bay.  As a member of a watch, you will be an essential part of the crew that operates the rigging.  There will also be helming and navigation duties…

Fancy a change of pace?   Come explore your own back yard from the deck of a 100 ft schooner sailed the traditional way.

Got nothing planned for a Sunday ……. why not come sailing on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner? Sailed the traditional way, we can teach you “the ropes” or you can simply sit back and be taken for the ride. We’ll sail out to the Keppel Group to anchor for lunch and a swim then raise the…

Explore the waters and islands of the southern Great Barrier Reef as we take 4 days to cruise up the central Queensland coast from Rosslyn Bay to Airlie Beach.

Explore the waters of the northern Queensland coast as we cruise from the northern Whitsunday group up to Townsville.  No prior sailing experience required – we’ll teach you the ropes!  Escape the rat race…just for a little while!

Come and take a step back in time as we explore the waters off the coast of Cairns in a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner.  This elegant tall ship has been designed to sail the traditional way – with team work and a lot of hands-on action.  No sailing experience required, we’ll teach you “the ropes”!

Looking for something different to do in the school holidays?  Why not explore your own front yard from the deck of a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner!

Looking for a short break to recharge the batteries?   Want to leave the hustle and bustle of the 24/7 modern pace of life behind…just for a little while?  Why not welcome in Spring from the deck of a tall ship!

Be part of the crew sailing this 100ft gaff-rigged schooner through Australia’s premier World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef.  There will be many beautiful spots to stop and explore along the magnificent rainforest clad coastline.  Ideal for a Gold Adventurous Journey for Duke of Edinburgh participants.

Come and explore the beautiful waters of the Great Sandy Straights and the Fraser Island Coast on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner sailed the traditional way.

Fancy a mid-week escape out on beautiful Moreton Bay?  Seniors at a special discounted price!

Looking for something different to do over the school holidays?  Want to have a real adventure?  Why not come and sail with the whales and dolphins on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner.  Come back in time and experience sailing the traditional way.  Qualifies for either Bronze or Silver Duke of Edinburgh Adventurous Journey.

Miss our earlier day sail?  Don’t miss out this time! Come and explore the beautiful waters of the Great Sandy Straights and the Fraser Island Coast on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner sailed the traditional way.

Looking for a short break to recharge the batteries?   Want to leave the hustle and bustle of the 24/7 modern pace of life behind…just for a little while?  Come explore the magnificent Fraser Coast from Urangan to Manly on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner!  It’s whale watching time!

We’re back in Bribie!!  Looking for something different to do on a Sunday?  Why not join us for a fabulous sail out on the magnificent waters of northern Moreton Bay.  Our 100ft gaff-rigged schooner is a modern boat built and operated along traditional lines. You can do as much or as little work as you…

It’s Whale season! Sail the magnificent waters of Moreton Bay on a 100ft gaff-rigged schooner … it’s the best time of year to have a close encounter with a whale!

Join us for a mid-week lunch time Adventure Under Sail!  Seniors at a special discounted price!

Special discounted price for groups of 5 or more! Come join us for a day out on beautiful Moreton Bay to recharge the batteries.

Ever wanted to explore your own back yard?  Moreton Bay is spectacular at this time of year.  Come join us for a day out on the water!

Come join us for mid-week escape out on beautiful Moreton Bay to recharge the batteries.  Special discounted price for seniors!

So ….. Schoolies has been cancelled?  Don’t let COVID ruin your celebrations!    

Join South Passage on her voyage north from Sydney to Brisbane. This voyage satisfies both the practice and qualifying components of a Gold Adventurous Journey for the Duke of Edinburgh Award.

crossSouth Passage

8/188 Stratton Terrace,
Manly, Queensland 4179

Phone:(07) 3893 3777

Email: [email protected]