Courses and Events

Check out our courses that run throughout the year as part of your stay at Sargood on Collaroy. They are designed to improve the skills and independence of people with SCI. Topics include returning to work/study, intensive exercise and more.

Our thought-provoking courses and events are designed to facilitate learning and independence for people living with spinal cord injuries, their families and carers. Courses and events are available for guests staying on our accommodation packages.

Please book your place at a course or event in advance to guarantee availability. To book, call +61 2 8597 0600 or email info@sargoodoncollaroy.com.au

What’s coming

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October 7, 2022

Club Sargood Intensive Exercise & Activity Based Therapy – Multiple Dates November, 2022

Sargood on Collaroy is thrilled to be offering a 14-night Intensive Exercise Course delivered by our in-house specialised therapists. Our team of ESSA accredited Physiotherapists and Exercise Physiologists excel at providing a safe and supportive environment for clients to undertake evidence-based and client-centred practice, to enable each individual to achieve…
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October 3, 2022

Skills For Independence – 24 to 27 November 2022

We are pleased to be hosting AQA as they run their Skills for Independence course here at Sargood! AQA’s tailor-made three day course is developed to equip people with spinal cord injuries (SCI) with the skills, knowledge and confidence to further their independence and wellbeing. Developed and led by people…
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November 4, 2021

Adaptive Mountain Biking Camp – Multiple Dates 2022

Join us for 3 days of adaptive mountain biking across some of Greater Sydney’s top MTB trails, including Manly Dam, Awaba MTB Park and Green Valley’s MTB Park.   This course has been designed for people who own their own adaptive mountain bikes that would like to be supported to…
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January 4, 2021

Fishing Charter – Multiple Dates 2022

Register your interest now Please contact Sargood on Collaroy on (02) 8597 0600 or click the button below to fill out a Registered Interest Form. Please note this is not a booking confirmation, we will be in contact regarding this course.Come to Sargood on Collaroy and experience a fishing trip…
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January 4, 2021

3D Printing Workshop – Multiple Dates 2022

Have you heard the buzz about 3D printing and been wondering what it could offer you, and how to get started? 3D printing is an exciting technology that allows you to design and fabricate your own customised products. While there are some adaptive aids available for purchase that allow some…
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January 4, 2021

Paint & Sip – Multiple Dates 2022

Paint and Sip combine the fun and relaxation of a social gathering with a step-by-step group painting experience where you and your group will work at individual easels to create your own masterpiece on canvas to take home. Enjoy an evening of delicious food, wine and painting as the expert…
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January 4, 2021

Adaptive Bush Exploring – Multiple Dates 2022

Come join us as we embark on 3-days of adaptive bush exploring and a cultural experience including a visit to the Australian Reptile Park. Immerse yourself in nature while accompanying us to some of Sydney’s most beautiful National Parks including our local Ku-Ring-Gai Park with a rich indigenous history. We…

Register your interest now

Please contact Sargood on Collaroy on (02) 8597 0600 or click the button below to fill out a Registered Interest Form. Please note this is not a booking confirmation, we will be in contact regarding this course.

Click here to register your interest

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.

Past courses

Past Courses
April 20, 2022

Skills For Independence – 9 to 13 May 2022

We are pleased to be hosting AQA as they run their Skills for Independence course here at Sargood! AQA's tailor-made five day course is developed to equip people with SCI with the skills, knowledge and confidence to improve their health, further independence and share life experiences. This course will provide…
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January 18, 2022

Adaptive gaming for Advanced Gamers – 16 to 19 June 2022

We’re taking Expressions of Interest from adaptive gamers to join us at Sargood for a weekend gaming experience. As we look to develop more extensive adaptive gaming options and experiences from Sargood, we’d first like to explore the idea with intermediate/advanced gamers in the community. If you have your own…
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January 14, 2022

Adaptive Waterskiing – 25 to 27 February 2022

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…
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November 25, 2021

RAIDaptive Open Water Dive (Certified Divers) – 1 to 3 April 2022

Are you already a RAIDaptive certified diver? Then this 2-night stay is for you! Join us for a day of diving at Cabbage Tree Bay (Shelly Beach) Manly supported by a team of RAID certified support divers. Catch up with old friends or make new ones as you explore the…
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November 17, 2021

Club Sargood Intensive Exercise & Activity Based Therapy – Multiple Dates 2022

Sargood on Collaroy is thrilled to be offering a 14-night Intensive Exercise Course delivered by our in-house specialist therapists. Our team of ESSA accredited Exercise Physiologists excel at providing a safe and supportive environment for clients to undertake evidence-based and client-centred practice, to enable each individual to achieve their goals…
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November 17, 2021

Sex & Intimacy Couples Retreat – date TBC

Join us for a unique and sacred week at Sargood. Step away from the usual hustle and bustle of the daily grind and invest some well-earned time in your relationship. Time and fun are the best aphrodisiac of all. The course has been designed for people in a relationship to…
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November 16, 2021

Mother’s Day Long Lunch – 6 to 9 May 2022

WE LOVE OUR SARGOOD MUMS! Mother’s Day is a day to honour and celebrate the mothers and mother figures of Sargood and we thought what better way than a Mother’s Day long lunch! So come and book your stay at the magnificent Sargood on Collaroy. Choose your breakfast in bed…
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November 15, 2021

Full Body Yes Yoga – 15 to 20 May 2022

This yoga retreat is intended to be a deeply personal exploration, journeyed together. Through embodied movement practices, breathwork, music and an array of other immersive experiences and creative workshops. Delivered by Brooke Elliston and supported by a team of passionate volunteers, the retreat flow will be curated to specifically guide participants to…
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November 14, 2021

Pampering Weekend – 10 to 12 June 2022

Welcome to The Sargood Beauty Bar Every treatment is transformed into a unique and personal experience, a moment created especially for you -this is the essence of The Beauty Bar experience, the perfect union of effective know-how and aesthetic expertise. Our Beauty Therapists begin each therapy with a precise skin analysis…
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November 13, 2021

Dungeons & Dragons – 21 to 24 July 2022

The world’s greatest role-playing game is coming to Sargood in 2022 Whether you are new to Dungeons & Dragons or a seasoned veteran, we’ve got you covered for 3 nights of adventure game play. So, what exactly is Dungeons and Dragons, and what makes it the World’s greatest role-playing game? Rather than…
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November 12, 2021

Working & Studying with SCI workshop – 18 to 22 July 2022

Discover your full potential during this intensive 4-day career workshop run from Sargood on Collaroy and delivered by In-Voc, a specialist vocational rehabilitation service. Benefit from the expertise and skills of In-Voc’s vocational consultants who are dedicated to working with clients who have sustained a spinal cord injury to explore work, study and…
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November 10, 2021

Medieval Festival – 9 to 11 September 2022

The castle gates are open and the drawbridge has been lowered…whet your blade, polish your armour and prepare for glory! Excitement and adventure await all loyal subjects at the annual St Ives Medieval Faire, where the St Ives Showground will be hay-strewn and hand-forged into an accurate recreation of daily…
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November 8, 2021

RAIDaptive Open Water SCUBA Diving (Learn2Dive) – 3 to 9 April 2022

Scuba is back! Join us for one of our most popular courses. The RAIDaptive Course is designed to teach individuals living with a disability to become certified divers with the goal of using certified RAIDaptive Dive Buddies to compensate for those skills that they cannot independently perform. Details When: Sunday…
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November 16, 2020

RAIDaptive Open 20 Scuba Diving – November 2020

Our ever popular adaptive scuba course has returned in 2020. The RAIDaptive Course is designed to teach individuals living with a disability to become certified divers with the goal of using certified RAIDaptive Dive Buddies to compensate for those skills that they cannot independently perform. Details When: Saturday 28 November…
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September 16, 2020

Intensive Exercise Course (delivered by Making Strides) – September 2020

Everyone needs exercise to maintain or achieve optimal mental and physical health and fitness. Exercise after sustaining a spinal cord injury presents new challenges and barriers. During this course you will be exposed to a variety of adapted exercises specific for people living with spinal cord injuries. Details When: Sunday…
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August 16, 2020

3D Printing Workshop – August 2020

Have you heard the buzz about 3D printing and been wondering what it could offer you, and how to get started? 3D printing is an exciting technology that allows you to design and fabricate your own customised products. While there are some adaptive aids available for purchase that allow some…
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August 16, 2020

Back2Roots Advanced Yoga Retreat – August 2020

Take your yoga and meditation to the next level through advanced embodied practices and mindful movement, as well as many other immersive experiences, workshops and techniques. Brooke and Lara and their team hope to ignite a spark within participants that changes their way of being into one that is more…
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July 16, 2020

Intensive Exercise Course (delivered by Making Strides) – July 2020

Everyone needs exercise to maintain or achieve optimal mental and physical health and fitness. Exercise after sustaining a spinal cord injury presents new challenges and barriers. During this course you will be exposed to a variety of adapted exercises specific for people living with spinal cord injuries. Details When: Sunday…
Past Courses
July 16, 2020

Working & Studying with SCI workshop – July 2020

Discover your full potential during this intensive 3-day career workshop run from Sargood on Collaroy and delivered by In-Voc, a specialist vocational rehabilitation service. Benefit from the expertise and skills of In-Voc's vocational consultants who are dedicated to working with clients who have sustained a spinal cord injury to explore…
Past Courses
June 16, 2020

3D Printing Workshop – June 2020

Have you heard the buzz about 3D printing and been wondering what it could offer you, and how to get started? 3D printing is an exciting technology that allows you to design and fabricate your own customised products. While there are some adaptive aids available for purchase that allow some…
Past Courses
May 16, 2020

Intensive Exercise Course (delivered by Making Strides) – May 2020

Everyone needs exercise to maintain or achieve optimal mental and physical health and fitness. Exercise after sustaining a spinal cord injury presents new challenges and barriers. During this course you will be exposed to a variety of adapted exercises specific for people living with spinal cord injuries. Details When: Sunday…
Past Courses
May 16, 2020

Back2Roots Yoga Retreat – May 2020

Back2Roots return to Sargood for another transformative retreat.  Embodied practices and mindful movement, immersive experiences, workshops and techniques. Back2Roots aim to ignite a spark within participants that changes their way of being into one that is more open, joyful and more connected to themselves and others. Details When: Sunday 24…
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April 16, 2020

Camping – April 2020

Details When: Monday 27 April – Thursday 30 April Duration: 3 nights Availability: 4 places Exciting New Course! Experience camping under the stars with the added confidence of support from a experienced team and specialised equipment . Further Course information coming soon. Please note 2 nights will be spent onsite…
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January 16, 2020

Sports Fishing Charter – February 2020

Come to Sargood on Collaroy and experience a fishing trip to remember aboard ‘Fishfinder’. Join us aboard Fishfinder, a fast, 45ft. Harriscraft from Western Australia in full USL 2C, 3C, 1E Survey, powered by a Cummins 450 hp engine. Access to the boat is via onboard hoist. Details When: Monday…