Contact Us

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Sailing and activities

For information about sail training for independent young people, DofE Gold Residentials, DofE Expeditions, school and youth group day sails and residentials, RYA courses and expeditions for adults, corporate and private hire, and bursaries:

Tel: 01752 823007
Fax: 01752 414141

Or use the enquiry form at the foot of this page.

All voyages are operated by The Island Trust’s trading subsidiary:

Island (Cutter) Ltd
17 Halyards, Topsham, Exeter, Devon, EX3 0JU
Island (Cutter) Ltd is a wholly owned trading subsidiary of The Island Trust Ltd.
Registered Company no. 05925756
Registered Address: 17 Halyards, Topsham, Exeter, Devon, EX3 0JU

Directors: CJ Macdonald-Brown, JM Lloyd, CE Cleaves


For Information about our work with disadvantaged young people:

Tel: 01752 823007
Fax: 01752 414141

The Island Trust
‘Motivating Young People Through Sailing’
17 Halyards, Topsham, Exeter, Devon, EX3 0JU
Registered Charity no. 1049722
Registered Company no. 03107339
Registered Address: 17 Halyards, Topsham, Exeter, Devon, EX3 0JU

Trustees: CJ Macdonald-Brown, JM Lloyd, SCL Dobson, 
SW Arnold, CE Cleaves

Office opening hours

Mon:   8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tue:    8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wed:   8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Thu:    8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Fri:      8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Sat:     Closed
Sun:    Embarkation only Apr – Oct | Closed Nov – Mar
Closed Bank and Public Holidays

Directions to Plymouth Yacht Haven marina

Our boats are moored at Plymouth Yacht Haven, Shaw Way, Mount Batten, Plymouth PL9 9XH. How to get there by road and rail:

By road – view and download Map.

By rail – Plymouth train station has regular services to and from Truro, Penzance, Exeter, Bristol, London and the North. There is a taxi rank outside – in light traffic the journey to the marina takes approximately 20 minutes by taxi. The number 2 bus route (not the 2A) runs regularly from the station (use the bus stop on Saltash Road) to Mount Batten – alight at Mount Batten Beach.

Staff vacancies

For information about current vacancies visit our Staff Vacancies page, or:

Tel: 01752 823007

Volunteer work

We would be pleased to hear from you if you are aged 18 or over, have free time to give and are interested in voluntary work, particularly helping us with the vessel winter refits.

Tel: 01752 823007

Gift Vouchers

Gift Vouchers are available in denominations of your choice and can be used in part or full payment for any of our Adventure Sailing weeks and Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Gold Residentials.

Tel: 01752 823007

Film and Television work

Our boats are available to hire for filming. For more information visit our Film and Television work page, or:

Tel: 01752 823007

Get in touch

Please phone us on 01752 823007 or use the enquiry form below:

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