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Participate in the 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race with Sailors with disABILITIES

Join Sailors with disABILITIES for the 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Sailors With disABILITIES (SWD) are looking for crew interested to join their program for the 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. Join them onboard their 54ft yacht 'Kayle' to...
Festival of Sails - early bird prize

Early Bird Entry Prizes Announced for the 2020 Festival of Sails

Royal Geelong Yacht Club has today announced its 2020 Festival of Sails early bird prize of a bareboat yacht charter in Phuket, Thailand on a beautiful Sunsail charter yacht worth $5000....
The Kite Foil racing at this year's Sail Sandy Regatta is going to put on a spectacular show

Sail Sandy Regatta closes in on 200 entries

With just two days until the 2019 Sail Sandy Regatta gets underway at the Sandringham Yacht Club, entry numbers are closing in on the double tonne, with 187 boats...
Seven Islands fleet heads under Sydney Harbour Bridge - photo credit Allan Coker

Entry Open for 2019 Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship

This year marks the 42nd running of the first major keelboat regatta for the season, the Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship (SSORC), hosted by Middle Harbour Yacht Club over the...
the 51st Geraldton Ocean Classic departs from Fremantle on Saturday 12 October

The Geraldton Ocean Classic, one of WA’s Premier Offshore Yacht Races Kicks off this...

The 51st Geraldton Ocean Classic, organised by South of Perth Yacht Club, sets sail this Saturday. The event consists of two legs: Fremantle to Geraldton and...
White Spirit in close competition

On-water action and off-water festivities for 2019 Lipton Cup Regatta

The Royal Yacht Club of Victoria is getting set for a massive weekend of racing, as well as plenty of off-water fun, as more than 200 entries made up...
Australia SailGP Team skippered by Tom Slingsby cross the finish line to win the Match Race and SailGP Season 01 Championship on Race Day 3.

CHAMPIONS CROWNED: Tom Slingsby wins historic first SailGP Championship for Australia

MARSEILLE, France – September 22, 2019 – Tom Slingsby today made history, helming the Australia SailGP Team to victory over Nathan Outteridge’s Japan SailGP Team in the SailGP Season 1...
Exile wins first regatta of the season

Farr 40 Social Regatta; Exile Wins First Regatta of the Season

The final day of the Farr 40 social regatta commenced with an abandoned race offshore before moving inside the harbour where Rob Reynolds’ Exile lead their way to victory.
The 50th Running of Australia's Largest Freshwater Race Scheduled for 26 January, 2020

The 50th Running of Australia’s Largest Freshwater Race Scheduled for 26 January, 2020

The Goolwa Regatta Yacht Club will be celebrating the 50th running of the iconic Milang-Goolwa Freshwater Classic Yacht Race on Sunday 26 January 2020.  It will be a spectacular finale...
2019 National Championship race start.

Farr 40 Class Commences Season with Social Regatta

Excitement is building amongst Farr 40 members with the World Championships coming to Sydney in 2020 and teams have eagerly commenced their preparations.  The season kicks off this weekend...