Come ‘n’ Try adaptive water skiing whilst enjoying a weekend at beautiful Sargood on Collaroy!
The New South Wales Water Ski Federation – Disabled Division, is a Water Ski program open to all ages with various physical disabilities. The federation will be hosting this event at Manly Dam where participating guests staying at Sargood on Collaroy will be transported to and from the event.
The federation hold a pool of various modified sit skis and other equipment including life jackets, ski ropes & handles that are available to be used by all skiers.
Water skiing is a great alternative sport that can operate on different levels, depending on the skier. You can enjoy the experience of being towed behind the boat at a low speed or you can experience a faster speed and crossing & jumping in the wake. It is totally up to you!
When: 3-5 March 2023
Who is this suitable for?
All levels of injury however it is important to note that whilst you do not need to be a swimmer, you must be water confident.
As this course requires extra assistance for negotiated activities, we require all participants to stay on the Wellness & High Support Package ($1300/night) as a minimum package.
Waterskiing is delivered by NSW Waterski Federation – Disabled Division. Event is supported by volunteers from Manly Warringah Waterski Club
- 2 nights accommodation in deluxe suite (sleeps 4, upgrade to ocean view or family suite available on request at additional charge)
- Transport to and from Manly dam
- BBQ Lunch ay Manly Dam
5:30pm: Sunset Drinks at Sargood on Collaroy
|Saturday||8:30am: Depart Sargood on Collaroy in mini bus
9am – 3pm: Waterskiing event at Manly Dam
4pm: Return to Sargood on Collaroy
You must be living in the community to apply to attend any of the courses run at Sargood on Collaroy. If you are currently an inpatient at a health facility then unfortunately you are not eligible to apply.