When: 17 to 24 August, 2019
Where: Hamilton Island
Australia’s largest offshore keelboat regatta, Hamilton Island Race Week is one of Australia’s favourite yachting events, happening this year from 17 to 24 August.
The event attracts spectators and yachties from around the globe. There are exciting on-shore events being held on the island throughout Race Week, ranging from food markets, to fashion events, cocktail parties and more. Visitors can enjoy the carnival atmosphere and unique camaraderie of the event’s, including:
- Wild Oats Wines Ladies Lunch
- Surf and Turf Dinner
- Robert Oatley Wines Dinner
- Charles-Hiedsieck Champagne Lunch
- Presentation Dinner
And of course there is the spectacle of exciting yacht racing offshore! The racing includes a grand prix class for top-class racers, an IRC passage class for modern, fast-cruising yachts, and performance racing and sports boat classes. There are also cruising, corporate, bareboat and non-spinnaker divisions, and maxiyacht and SB3 divisions.
For further information about the 2019 program visit Hamilton Island Race Week.
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