Courses and Events

Check out our educational 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

What’s coming

February 5, 2019

RAIDAptive Open 20 Scuba Diving – April 2019

After the incredible success of our first ever scuba event in 2018, we're thrilled to offer a full 8 day scuba course this April! 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…
January 30, 2019

Working & Studying with SCI workshop – May 2019

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…
January 30, 2019

Sports Fishing Charter – March 2019

Fully Booked! Come to Sargood on Collaroy and experience a fishing trip to remember aboard ‘Fishfinder’. After extensive research we discovered 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 hoist…
January 30, 2019

Photography Workshop – March 2019

Fully booked! Love to capture your travel memories? Come to Sargood and sharpen your skills in this practical and exciting photography workshop. Led by photographer, artist and creative mind, Sue Murray, this workshop has been designed to teach you the basics of photography whilst being exposed to a range of…
January 29, 2019

ReWalk is Back! – March 2019

Fully Booked! The ReWalk returns to Sargood in 2019! After the success of last year's course, this fantastic piece of tech is back at Sargood for another week. ReWalk is a wearable robotic exoskeleton that provides powered hip and knee motion to enable individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) to…
December 10, 2018

Adaptive Water Skiing at Sargood on Collaroy – February 2019

Fully Booked! Sargood is teaming up with The New South Wales Water Ski Federation to bring you a weekend of thrills at Manly Dam. Cruise at a leisurely speed or get your adrenaline pumping and attempt some high speed jumps - it's totally up to you! Various modified sit skis…
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September 10, 2018

SCI intensive exercise based therapy course – 2019 multiple dates

Get your heart pumping with our intensive exercise based therapy course written and delivered by Making Strides!  Course includes a 12 night Wellness and Support Package which will give you access to regular package inclusion and the opportunity to come and experience an intensive exercise course. Regular physical activity after sustaining…
September 8, 2018

Back2Roots Retreat @ Sargood on Collaroy – February 2019

Through 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 open, joyful and more connected to themselves and others. Yoga…