Welcome to the Townsville Sailing Club

Sailing this weekend 8th November

Sunday 8th at 2pm is Championship Round 10 - the Tasar crew are the volunteers. Also to sharpen your skills Greenfleet is 8am Sunday. Tomorrow at 5:30pm the Committee are holding a planning meeting for the 2016 Racing Calendar. Contact a committee member with your input and requests for 2016 racing activities.

2015 Race Calendar is here 

2015 Discover Sailing Courses here

2015 Canteen Roster here 

 Planning the 2016 Calendar

Townsville Sailing Club is holding a planning meeting to discuss the calendar for 2016 on Friday 6th November at 5:30pm. Please contact a committee member with your input, or if you would like to attend.

Keep in touch at our TSC Facebook:      https://www.facebook.com/TownsvilleSailing 

   Notify a committee member if you can help keep things rolling along

Sailing courses coming up

21st Nov to 22nd Nov                    Adult/Youth Start Sailing 1&2

If you know some people keen to start sailing we have set up this table of courses that are now open for bookings. Please spread the word and book into the links above

TSC is offering its members who are going on to do the instructors courses and will be instructing for TSC, will have their courses paid for by TSC, BUT those interested in instructing must first speak to Tilley Pain 0429 058 195 prior to attending any of the courses on offer.

If you know some people keen to start sailing we have set up this table of courses that are now open for bookings. Please spread the word and book into the link above or call Tilley


 The teams and their skippers currently are:

  • Discover Sailing – Jarrod Cook;
  • School Teams Sailing – John de Rooy;
  • Junior Activities and Events – Josh Claus;
  • 2015 Tasar Australian Championship – Alex Kostin;
  • 2015 Sprint Regatta – Michael Guinea;
  • 2015 Sail Townsville – John Byrne.


Your TSC Committee




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Club Handbook Available below...



Discover Sailing

Courses now available throughout the year - Adult weekend intensive courses, Junior courses (with different age groups available) throughout each term and Holiday courses which also include other activities as well (beach cricket, soccer in the park and our normal Learn to Sail course).  ......register now......

All courses are available at this link - at the bottom of the page in the "Upcoming Events" with the Discover Sailing & relevant age group in the heading.


Registration is within each event (online) - payment is via the payments page on our website.




Volunteer Position Name/s  Contact Details
Commodore Tilley Pain  email ph.0429 058 195
Club Patron John Byrne  email ph.0427 166 248
Sailing Captain Scott McInerney   email ph.0416 547 644
Junior Captain (Under 19)    
Parents Representative Josh Claus   email ph. 0410 104 471
Volunteer/Roster Manager    
Discover Sailing Principal Jarrod Cook   email ph. 0419 706 667
Discover Sailing Admin    
Venue Coordinator    
Canteen Coordinator  Pam de Rooy  email ph. 0419 254 844
Facilities & Equipment Coordinator    
Admin Assistant  Christine Franklin  email
Sail Townsville Coordinator  John Byrne  email ph.0427 166 248
Regattas Mick Guinea email ph. 0402 071 479
Website/Communications Coordinator John de Rooy  email ph. 0418 980 644
Marketing/PR Coordinator    
Class Coordinators
Sabot Coordinator Josh Claus  email ph. 0410 104 471
Laser Coordinator    
Tasar Coordinator Alex Kostin   email ph. 0407 646 030
505 Coordinator    
Cat Coordinator  Mick Guinea  email ph. 0402 071 479



Club Handbook for Members

Sailing Instructions


Volunteer Information

Members helping with club events can find information here:


Strategic and Operational Plan

2011 - 2016 Strategic and Operational Plan:


Club History