Sail Away! For the absolute best sailing school and expert instructor you just can't beat Marc van Dinther & Aussea Sailing School. Marc has bucket loads of patience, a great sense of...read more humour, explains everything in a clear manner and makes learning to sail great fun -just as sailing should be! No stuffy classrooms or large impersonal schools here, just hands on practical lessons on a splendid little yacht on beautiful Botany Bay, with an excellent and highly skilled teacher.What on Earth are you waiting for? :)read less
Came from the States and spent a week with Marc on the Level 1-4 and the Bareboat Skipper Course. Learned A LOT from a great instructor. From jibbing and tacking...read more in Botany Bay to reverse motor figure-8s, Marc is a great instructor who'll get you up to speed and keep you quite entertained with some witty remarks. Highly recommended!read less
Marc is awesome! He's patient and will be able to teach even the most challenged student (i.e. me!)
Very informative and great support! I have a lot of fun every time I go out sailing with Marc. If you're thinking of starting sailing, do it here
Harriet Lily Merrony14/10/15
Great classes! - lots of practice! Came from the States and spent a week with Marc on the Level 1-4 and the Bareboat Skipper Course. Learned A LOT from a great instructor. From jibbing and tacking...read more in Botany Bay to reverse motor figure-8s, Marc is a great instructor who'll get you up to speed and keep you quite entertained with some witty remarks. Highly recommended!read less
Sail Like a Pro If your keen to learn to sail not just watch, this is the one for you.Everyone is encouraged to participate with Captain Mark making sure you understand what you are doing.
Absolutely. Marc is very professional, experienced and a considerate teacher. Easily recommend the course. Loads of fun.
We absolutely loved sailing with Marc! Great way to get to know how to sail with an extremely knowledgable, calm and genuinely friendly instructor. Melodie is extremely accommodating and easy...read more to deal with - couldn't ask for a better experience. :).read less
Aussea sailing school has taken me from an absolute novice to competent inshore skipper in just a few months. Highly recommend this school. Great boats, perfect location and patient teachers...read more too. A perfect introduction to the very addictive world of sailing.read less
I loved the classes and learned a lot practicing. Everything starts to make sense when you're controlling the boat. I didn't understand much when I was reading about sailing on the internet. I got the point when I actually...read more went to the water with Marc and practice it! I recommend the course to everyone that has a minimum of interest in sailing!!!read less
The only place to sail I am new to sailing and Marc at Aussea Sailing School has been apart of my journey from the very beginning. A fair and honest teacher full of knowledge and...read more experience who creates a safe yet challenging environment for sailors of all levels of experience. Aussea Sailing School, on Sydney's stunning Kogarah and Botany Bays, is the perfect place to explore the world of sailing. Whether you're just trying it out or ready to commit to a full series of lessons Marc can provide you with the approach you are after. There is no better place to start your sailing journey than with Marc at Aussea Sailing School.read less
Aussea training is the best! Marc at Aussea training is a relaxed, patient, informative and very humorous trainer. I recommend Aussea training for value for money and Marc well informed in what path you want...read more to take, whether it is cruising or crewing on race boats and his aim is to get you there with the least stress and bad experiences possible. His aim is to make sailing a relaxing hobby instead of a nightmare and his patience is a virtue!!! Thoroughly enjoying my experience having never had anything to do with boating before. I thoroughly recommend Aussea Sailing School to start your yachting dream.Maria L.read less
Awesome way to learn to sail Marc is a fantastic sailing instructor and makes sure his students are learning throughout the lessons. I completed the Level 1 to level 5 courses and absolutely loved them. Sailing...read more on Botany Bay, then progressing up to sailing out on the Pacific were unforgettable experiences.read less
Excellent way to learn to sail. Patient and experienced skipper, steerable boat, plenty of room in Botany Bay. Would recommend to anyone who wants to learn to sail or master...read more their skills.read less
Marc is a great instructor and has a lot of patience. As an experienced skipper, I can definitely say that Aussea teaches you the basics right through to the advanced topics.
Thank you AusSea for teaching us basic sailing skills. Our instructor, Mark, was very knowledgeable and highly experienced. Lessons were fun, engaging and hands-on.
Love the way Marc runs his business and for his passion for sharing sailing with his clients.
Marc's manner, knowledge and ability to teach is brilliant, one comment mentioned " genuine", couldn't agree more, he really does bring credibility to his profession. If you are contemplating lessons,...read more this is the company and man to see.read less
Lessons Had my first sailing lesson today, 02/05/2016 and had a great day. Thank you Mark, great company to learn with, fantastic.
Just excellent From delivering our sailboat to her new home and the following lessons, Marc provided a totally custom fit package and tailored it perfectly. Extremely knowledgeable and relaxed, he knows how...read more to create the perfect experience, keep it fun and keep you on your toes! It has been a joy to learn to sail with him and we can't recommend AusSea Sailing highly enough.read less
Never saw someone sail like Marc. I calledd him the flyi g dutchman�
Ton van Zanten27/05/17
Marc and his team have been absolutley fantastic. Such an amazing teacher, very professional and gives you alot of help and skills to become an incredible sailor. Highly recommend this school.
I had a terrific, informative and enjoyable week at Aussea recently, under the calm, capable and sure instructions of Marc. I can't recommend more highly this school for expert guidance...read more at a good value. Anyone who has a passion for this most liberating, yet exhilarating of sports would do right to learn with Marc!read less
This is place to start sailing!!! Very informative and great support! I have a lot of fun every time I sail with Marc. If you're thinking of starting sailing, do it here!!!
Clear instructor, calm instructor, experienced instructor. I have done my level one with these guys with the open mind to change after the first group of lessons and have no...read more prolblems staying with this company for more lessons. Money spent well.read less