Captain – 70’ Sail Yacht – East Coast Australia Apply Now

Are you a sail yacht captain or mate with a racing background?


Are you interested in being the back-end captain to a prestigious racing Maxi?


A unique opportunity has become available for an experienced sailor to be the back-end captain to a prestigious racing Maxi along the east coast of Australia.


The Maxi is world class with line honors in some of the most prestigious regattas in Australia.


The captain will largely look after the back end of the racing program , ensuring the vessel is ready for the pro team to come in and do their thing.


The position will include:


  • Working with riggers, sail makers ect and other contractors
  • Keeping the vessel in premium condition
  • Working within a project team during yard times
  • Sailing the yacht along the east coast or return legs (some internationally).
  • (Optional) work on deck during racing
  • Support the professional sailing team during Regattas
  • Assist in transportation of equipment & gear


Regattas will largely be East coast Australia


The ideal captain will hail from either a sail yacht superyacht program or have taken part in other race programs, eg: J-class , Volvo ocean races ect


Must have working rights for Australia and own accommodation ashore


Start: When found


Salary: $95,000 AUD + Super / Year DOE

  • Classification:   Captain
  • Location:   Australia/NZ
  • Type:   Full-Time