Sailability at Manly 


Freedom on the water, regardless of ability

Please note that as from Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021. The cost of sailing for Temporary/Non Members will be $5.00 each.

Sailability Manly is a part of Sailability NSW (Inc), which in turn is part of the worldwide Sailability organisation (

Our principal aim is to facilitate sailing for people with disabilities, on what is acknowledged as one of the most spectacular waterways in the world. We sail from Manly Yacht Club, East Esplanade, Manly, and use the expanses of Manly Cove and North Harbour, part of magnificent Sydney Harbour.

Manly, "seven miles from Sydney, a thousand miles from care!"

Please browse through our site to see how much fun we have and learn how we can help you or your relative/friend with a disability to enjoy a new challenge. Plus we're always looking for volunteers too.

We invite you to come and try something Eli Demeny on 9976 2747 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   to find out how.

Our Patron: Michael Regan, Mayor of Northen Beaches Council.
The Northen Beaches Council Grant to keep Charlies Chariot on the water for 2018/2019 amounts to $3,000.00
Hansa Sailing Systems $5000 for seven new sail suits for Invictus Games, and then donated to Manly Sailability
Cromer Golf Club: Hansa 303 Black Swan
Cerno Insurance: Hansa 303 VinClick now to goto Bendigo Freshwater Community bank
New Marquee $1533.40
Betty and Peter Baines $1000 for membership subsidies and Volunteer Recognition Evening
David Webb Donation of $1,000 towards much needed equipment. 

MANLY ROTARYLong Term Support, Manly Fun Run.
Balgowlah Masonic Lodge
Premier Automotive , Jeff Smit, Boat trailer inspection for registration.