Equipment and Insurance

Equipment and Insurance

Optimist Spare Parts:  To support our fleet VIODA are pleased to offer online Optimist parts in partnership with Sly Boat Building & Repair Centre - BUY SPARE PARTS

Optimist Buy-Sell Facebook Page: Have an Opti to sell? Looking for an Opti to buy? Or pre-loved spare parts or sailing gear?  Head over to our Optimist Buy/Sell page  

Optimist Suppliers:

OziOpti –
Far East, New Blue Blue & Winner Optimists –
Binks Marine -

Where can I get sailing gear?

Anchor Marine, Sandringham -
Rooster Sailing -
Sport Phillip Marine, Mornington -
Sundance Marine, Sandringham -


Tudor Insurance is proud to offer exclusive International Optimist Dinghy Insurance for all current financial members of a State Association.  When compared to other Insurers in the market place you will find the below policy very competitive.

Insurance Details on Offer:

  •     Accidental Damage, Theft and Transit Cover
  •     Sum Insured Up to $5,000
  •     Third Party Liability $10,000,000
  •     Excess: Basic $100 / Racing $250
  •     Racing Cover in Australia
  •     Discounts Available for Multiple Optimist Dinghy's

The premium offered by Tudor Insurance starts from $220.00. The Tudor website (link below) will prompt you for a referal source - please enter VIODA to ensure you get the member reduced pricing.

Contact Tudor Insurance:
Call:  03 9707 3033
Email: service [at]