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Events

No matter your tastes, there are a number of events coming up in the region that you are sure to be interested in:

Airlie Beach Race Week Festival of Sailing

Airlie Beach Race Week Festival of Sailing

Date: 10 - 17 August
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At Whitsunday Sailing Club Airlie Esplanade, Airlie Beach QLD 4802, Australia

info@abrw.com.au

4946 6138

Categories: General Events

Tags: Airlie Beach

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The Whitsunday Sailing Club is located in Airlie Beach, gateway to the Central Region of Queensland‘s Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. It is also the Gateway to the Whitsunday Islands and fast becoming known as one of the World’s premier sailing destinations. Airlie Beach is also home to one of the largest yacht racing regattas in Australia, Airlie Beach Race Week and its onshore Festival of Sailing. Hosted by the Whitsunday Sailing Club and now in its 28th year, Airlie Beach Race Week is a seven day event that attracts entrants from all over Australia and overseas. Offshore the Regatta offers classes from IRC competitive racing through to cruising divisions attracting around 1,200 competitors, officials and volunteers. Onshore the Festival of Sailing, is the Whitsunday Coasts’ most significant public event, presenting seven days and nights of high profile, entertainment and social activities. In 2016 attendances peaked at close to 10,000. In 2017 the onshore Social Program will include seven nights of live entertainment food stalls, wine tasting, a long lunch on the lawn, an outrigger challenge and a festival fun run.

Contact details

Email Enquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Telephone Enquiries: 4946 6138
Booking URL: www.abrw.com.au
URL Enquiries: http://www.abrw.com.au

2017-08-10 22:00:00
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