To New Members

Albert Sailing Club is a community based club which  is funded and operated by members, with senior (adults), family, student, pensioner, junior, and social categories of membership. New members are always welcome.

We have sailing all year round, with Saturday being the club's main sailing day. Information about the club and how it operates including Sailing, Learn to Sail and Training programs can be found under the various tabs listed across the top of the website Home screen.

Membership fees for 2023-24 are listed by category in Membership Fees 2023 - 24
Albert Sailing Club like many sailing clubs has an membership year from 1 October to 30 September.

There is NO additional  joining fee on top of Membership Fees for new members ‚Äč for 2023 - 2024.

What if you join the club in 2024 part-way through a membership year?

Half yearly fees apply for applications received between 1 April and 30 June.  To benefit from this reduction during that time period, use the discount code FEE50% in the Discount Code box during the application process.   For applications from 1 July until 30 September, a full-year fee is charged but your membership will be extended until 1 October of the following year.

      APPLY ONLINE        for Membership Application     

Before fully completing the Online form you
1. Need to speak to a club committee member.
This can be either face to face, down at the club on a club sailing day, or by phone. Contact 
You  enter their name of the club committee member on the application as nominating member supporting your application.

2. You will need to provide name, address and phone number of a couple of Referees.
These are friends or relatives who may be contacted if necessary in support of your application or for contact if we have trouble contacting you.

Undercover boat storage is available for boats of club members.
The annual fees for boat storage range from $145 for a junior class boat to $280 for a bottom rack.  Boat storage is charged at 50% for the period 1 April to 30 June for new applicants in a membership year.

Boat Racking Fees are listed in Membership Fees 2023 - 24

Boat racks can be applied for via
The membership secretary will respond with indication of what is available and organise an Invoice.

About the Club

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 changerooms.

* 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. 

Winter Associates

Members of other sailing clubs can join to sail with ASC for the winter sailing season from May to September as a Winter Associate.  Details of the winter season program, and the online Winter Associate Registration link appear on Winter Season

If you wish to visit the club, the address is (see our directions page):

Albert Sailing Club
1 Aquatic Drive 
Albert Park Lake
South Melbourne
Victoria 3205 Australia

Email enquiries can be sent to Jack Woods or Rod Thomas