Sydney Heritage Fleet Memberships


Our maritime history lives on, and it’s yours to share!

Becoming a member of Sydney Heritage Fleet gives you access to our fleet of world class heritage vessels, a range of volunteer projects and many additional benefits.

Whether you want to get involved in one of our volunteer projects or simply come on board to enjoy a members’ day cruise around Sydney you will be supporting a unique world class community organisation at the forefront of maritime heritage restoration, preservation and operation.

Membership Pricing (Sydney Heritage Fleet memberships run annually from 1st May to 30th April)*:

Type Pricing
Concession Membership
(senior, pension, student)
Individual Membership $65

*Please note that new membership applications incur a joining fee of $20 in addition to the above membership rates. Past members who let their membership expires will be subject to pay the $20 joining fee.

Please also read a copy of the Sydney Heritage Fleet Constitution. By becoming a Member with Sydney Heritage Fleet, you are agreeing to what is outlaid in this constitution.

New members JOIN HERE   Current members RENEW HERE


Membership Benefits

Sydney Heritage Fleet membership benefits are ever growing, some which are listed below;


· Weekly Fleet Forum announcements & offers, for members with a registered email address.
· Access to the members-only section of our website.

Events & Access

· FREE admission to James Craig when alongside Wharf 7.
· Members-only cruises.
· 10% Discounts for charters of SHF’s vessels & cruise ticket prices.
· Well priced members’ cruises for Australia Day & Boxing Day.
· Invitations to members-only events including Phil Renouf Memorial Lecture, social events, artist in residence shows etc.

Volunteering with the Fleet

· The ability to volunteer in all areas of the Fleet is reserved for members only.
· Volunteer at Sydney Heritage Fleet & earn volunteer rewards.
· Access to modelsmall boat and marine engine restoration workshop, libraryheritage collections, heritage docks &  workshop.


· Discounts on Fleet courses; Rope & Rigging, GPH etc.
· Our volunteers access a selection of free courses through Edway Group eg. First Aid.
· Through Edway we also offer subsidised training in the following:
National White Card (Work Safely in the Construction Industry) which normally costs $100 but SHF members pay only $21.00 for the certificate.
Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) – Normal cost $130 – SHF Members pay $70 (for Liquor Gaming and Racing Certificate)
· Learn to sail James Craig.

How do I Join?

· New members, join here
· or Visit the office in working hours and fill in a New Membership Application form
· or Contact us via phone or email to arrange sending a membership application form


I’m already a Member, how do I renew?

· Current Member, renew here
· or Visit the office in working hours and fill in a Membership Renewal Form
· or Contact us via phone or email to arrange sending a membership renewal form


Members Area

Access a range of benefits, forms and news from the members area, including;

· Members’ News
· Past issues of Fleet Forum
· Past issues of The Mariner
· Crew forms
· Board Reports

Click here to access the Members’ Area

Frequently Asked Questions