Shirley Valentine Sailing


Live the dream! Learn to sail and cruise to beautiful destinations. Sail around the gorgeous Gold Coast waters.

Shirley Valentine Sailing offers a range of sailing courses, from the basics to RYA Yachtmaster level.

Shirley Valentine Sailing can also tailor training to suit your needs, or you can join one of their extended passages and sailing experiences. Courses range from 1 day to a full week, or more for building experience on longer trips.

‘Shirley Valentine’ is the pride of the fleet - a modern 12metere cruising yacht offering exceptional space, comfort, safety and sailing fun – perfect as your open-air classroom and home on the water!

Owner and Chief Instructor, Craig, is a fully qualified and accredited Yachtmaster Offshore sailing instructor, with thousands of miles sailing experience across Australia, the Mediterranean and Britain.

So, start the adventure here… on the Gold Coast.

Explore the waterways, meet new friends and gain a sailing qualification along the way.


Shirley Valentine Sailing

2 Trinity Crescent
Hope Island, Queensland 4212



Destination Gold Coast acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we are situated, the Kombumerri families of the Yugambeh Language Region. 
We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging, and recognise their continuing connections to the lands, waters and their extended communities throughout Southeast Queensland.