An introduction to the The Hobie Mirage Adventure Island and Hobie Mirage Tandem Island which are truly are hybrid craft. Equipped with powerful roller furling sail, daggerboard, Mirage drive and even paddles, these boats are the ultimate, go anywhere, eco-friendly boats. Whether you are a complete sailing novice, or a seasoned old salt, the Mirage Adventure Islands offer fun times, the real feel of sailing at a budget price. Once you try one of these, you will wonder why you have never sailed before!
DON’T KNOW HOW TO SAIL? DON’T WORRY !
Hobie Islands are simple and easy boats to sail. They are suitable for beginners, right up to experienced sailors. The furling mainsail adds a degree of safety and security, to enable easy beach launches and returns as well as easy handling in strong winds. The amazing Mirage Drive system helps when there is no wind or when you simply want to convert back to a basic kayak and go for a pedal.
Check out our sailing guides if you can use some help getting started. We offer free tuition wityh new Island and Tandem Island purchases. The South East QLD Island Club meets regularly for cruising in company outings.