Sailing For Serenity: Planning Your Australian Open-Sea Adventure

Whether it is the Great Barrier Reef, the tropics of Northern Queensland, or the Antarctic seas to the south, Australia has a lot to offer when it comes to ocean-style getaways. We all know that sailing is a beloved pastime, but aside from wonderful views of the water, sailing has been shown to improve agility, concentration and communication skills. More importantly, sailing has been connected to positive improvements in patients with mental health disorders.

Planning a trip on the open ocean takes a lot of work, and can sometimes ruin the trip before the boat even touches the water! To assist with your sailing adventure, and perhaps reduce the stress of planning, here are five ways to start preparing for an Australian open-sea adventure.

Practise.

If you are already an experienced sailor, then this may not apply to you. But it is important to know what you are doing … Read the rest