Great Escape Sailing School & Hire Boats
Education / Tourism
Learn to sail, cast off in the Beautiful Bay of Islands

Great Escape Sailing School has been helping sailors develop sailing expertise for over thirty years, our graduates are sailing successfully all over the world. Our instructors are all qualified Yachting New Zealand and International Yacht Training (IYT) Instructors, passionate sailors with many ocean miles, numerous regattas and years of sailing. We follow the Yachting New Zealand keelboat syllabus with IYT modules alongside and supplement it with practical tailored information to ensure you can safely skipper one of our boats in the beautiful Bay of Islands

Contact Details

Julie Kidman
Phone: 09 402 7143
Address: Floating Office, Doug’s Boatyard, 1 Richardson Street, Opua