The Port Adelaide Sailing Club (PASC) was founded in 1897. It has a strong history of supporting both cruising and racing interests for club members. PASC is located in the world class Marine Precinct at Marina Adelaide, only 20 minutes from the city, at Snowden’s Beach, Largs North.

The Club offers facilities for Social, Sailing, Racing and ‘Sailability’ activities. All new members are assured of a warm welcome.

The Port Adelaide Sailing Club is the host of Port Adelaide BOATFEST.


BOATFEST Committee


The BOATFEST Committee is a passionate group of people from the Port Adelaide Sailing Club and the community. Meeting regularly to plan the event, we thank each and every one of them for their commitment to the vision.

  • Ken Messenger | Chair
  • Kel Watson | Commodore
  • Mena Tuohy | Marketing
  • Eric Millard | Logistics and Planning
  • Bob Smedley | Logistics and Planning
  • Ian Small | Partner & Sponsorship 
  • Bec Messenger | Volunteers and Finance