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Welcome to the Albert Sailing Club

Founded in 1948 as a family oriented club which promotes dinghy sailing for people of all ages, genders and levels of experience.

Over the years many people have developed and enjoyed their sailing at Albert Sailing Club. They have progressed to be people who enjoy sailing socially; many to be good club level racing sailors; and in quite a number of cases state, national or international champions. Tom King, multiple world champion and Olympic sailing Gold Medallist in 2000, learnt to sail and developed to be a world champion at Albert Sailing Club in the 1980’s and early 90’s.

This is 'The Famous Nursery Club', with emphasis on youth and strong family promotion - Training in all aspects in a friendly safe environment. Albert Sailing Club Inc. is an official Australian Sailing Training Centre. 

Visitors are always welcome.  Contact one of our committee members whose details are listed under the "Club" menu tab and arrange for you to come out onto Albert Park Lake for a close-up look at the action.  Or just come down to the club on a Saturday and speak with the friendly members.

The Albert Sailing Club is open:

Saturdays: Big 'Home Fleet' Racing every Saturday afternoon ALL YEAR ROUND.
Sundays: Club rooms open selected days, social events, sailing.
Twilights: Tuesdays/Wednesdays during daylight saving, 6pm start.  See the Thursday Snippets in the side bar, or under the "Communications" tab, for more information.

Club Facilities:

  • well appointed Clubhouse
  • balcony with views over Albert Park Lake
  • boat rigging on grassed areas
  • secure boat storage in undercover racking area
  • rescue craft
  • sailing school with club boats
  • change rooms with toilets and hot showers
  • canteen
  • bar facility open after racing
  • bbq area
  • parking for members and visitors

 Albert Sailing Club provides a year round program of sailing, training and social events. 

Club facilities have been built up over more than 70 years for use by members and their guests and include:

* a well appointed double storey clubhouse close to the edge of Albert Park Lake, with a kitchen/galley, sizeable function area, informal eating areas, toilets and change rooms. 

* a large undercover boatyard is provided for storage of club training and member boats. Boat racks for new members, if required, are either middle or top level racks, with a boat lifter available.

* there are grassed rigging areas with sloping water's edge decking which provides easy access to Albert Park Lake; arguably the safest and most accessible sailing venue in Victoria.

We sail each Saturday except long weekends and Easter.

WE WELCOME

New Members and
Queries on How to Start Sailing
 

Club Races start at 2.00pm each Saturday. Information sessions are held 45 minutes before the start of the first race.

 DISCOVER SAILING PROGRAMS

Learn to Sail Programs

Green Fleet Sailing

 


 
Albert Sailing Club News
July 11th
No programmed activity at Albert Sailing Club on weekend of 14/15 July. ASC Club racing re-commences with Winter Series 8 club race at 2pm on Saturday 21st. VIODA Optimist class winter training program recommences pm on Sunday 22nd. Albert Park Yacht Club…
July 4th
Winter Series 7 club race at 2pm on Saturday 7th. Forecast is for another breezy winter sailing day on the Lake. This coming week we have the July ASC committee meeting in our clubrooms on tuesday 10th at 7.30. Our Vice Commodore Cindy Tilbrook is current…
June 27th
The 2017/18 financial year finishes with Winter Series 6 club race at 2pm on 30th June. Club open from 10am. The club regatta on weekend of 23/24 June was a success with 70 boats participating across the weekend, with a good balance of adult and junior sa…
June 20th
On 23/24 Albert Sailing Club will sail its annual Winter Regatta on Albert Park Lake. Online Entry, Sailing Instructions and Notice of Race on the Winter Regatta links of www.albertsc.org.au. Online Entries from ASC, APYC members and visitors for one or b…
June 14th
It is now a week to the Albert Sailing Club Winter Regatta on Albert Park Lake. Regatta short course style racing Saturday 23rd June pm and Sunday 24th June (am and pm). Online entries for ASC and APYC members and visiting sailors are being sought by 21st…