Dinghy Hire

ABC Permitted Hiring List

Aberdeen Boat Club has a variety of dinghies available for hire to club members; photographs are shown HERE. To be entitled to hire a club boat, the member must first have their name on the club list of Permitted Hirers.

* Apply to be added to the hiring list - click HERE *

Permitted dinghy sailing areas:


  • Dinghy Permitted Hiring List Application Form is HERE
  • Supervised Sailing details are HERE.
  • Safety: ABC does not guarantee safety cover for those hiring club dinghies
  • The hirer takes full responsibility for the dinghy and the safety of the hirer and crew and is liable for any damage or loss (not due to fair wear and tear)
  • Booking of club dinghies can be made in advance by contacting our Sailing Secretary at 2552 8182 ext 836 (Mon - Fri 9 - 6pm), or emailing HERE. Note that bookings will be held for 90 minutes after which time the dinghy will be made available to other users
  • Sailing Courses, when these are taking place, will have priority for the use of club dinghies.
  • Dinghy hire charges may be found HERE