Learn to Row

This program is designed for both men and women who are new to rowing with emphasis on teaching good rowing technique, enabling you to advance in the sport, quickly and safely.

Three consecutive weekly two hour classes, with the same coach and crew members.

Modern equipment designed for beginners.

Unlimited use of Y Rowing Centre gym and rowing ergos (during opening hours).

Personalised instruction in groups of four.

Only $155 per person 

When ?


Date: Sunday 23rd, 30th May and 6th June

Time: 9:30am – 11:30 am

August / September

Date: Sunday 29th August, 5th  and 12th September

Time: 9:30am – 11:30 am


Date: FULLY BOOKED                       

Time: 9:30am – 11:30 am


Date: FULLY BOOKED                       

Time: 9:30am – 11:30 am


Date: Sunday 1st, 8th and 15th August

Time: 9:30am – 11:30 am

Other Dates

New classes start regularly, or if you have a group that would like to do a certain time let us know. 

Click the book button to join the waiting list.


3 x 2 hour lessons in groups of 4 

$155 per person


Most frequent questions and answers

If you would like to form your own group of four, contact us through booking form and we can arrange times and dates to suit.

All you need is to wear sports gear that allows you to move freely, including socks and runners.

A bottle of water, sunglasses, cap and sunscreen is also important in summer months. 

During the cooler months a light rain jacket may be needed

Although we have never had a class fall in we do require our Learn to Row class members to be able to swim. 

When you book we do require you to be able to attend the three classes advertised.  We cant offer make up classes for the ones you miss.

If you cant make the dates advertised, sign up to join our waiting list and we’ll let you know when more are available. 


Metered road parking is available adjacent to building and in car park at end of the building

Tram stop

No 27 St Kilda Road

We teach lessons in most weather unless it’s unsafe such as high winds or lightening. 

If we do need to cancel a class due to bad weather the Coach will contact class members directly.  

Come along to our Come & Try Rowing session for a sample of the sport.

Learn to Row Booking