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Horizon Sailmakers is Australia's foremost independent sailmaker.

Having been at the forefront of the introduction of Computer Aided Design into Australia in the early 80's, the business has developed to export to the far reaches of the globe.

A World Champion sailor himself, Frank Hammond has led the design team since the early 70's.

Whilst the skills and knowledge gained in sailmaking has proved very useful in expanding into other areas, it is the in the design and manufacturing of "world standard" racing, cruising and one design sails that will always be the heart and sole of Horizon Sailmakers. Download full company profile.

The use of Computer Aided Design and Cutting technologies has led to great advances in the "art" of sailmaking.

Your sails can be computer modelled so that their shape and design can be viewed and tested under varying wind conditions, before a single panel is cut. Then the panels are then fabricated to an accuracy of one tenth of a millimeter!

By following the instructions on this form you can ensure that sails are made to the exact requirements of your yacht. Click this link to download the form.

With favourable export conditions coupled with our reputation as a world class manufacturer of racing, one design and cruising sails, our sails are now being exported to direct customers around the globe.

Given the seasonality of the business, opportunities also exist for relationships with International sailmakers… read on.

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