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Yacht Racing

Yacht Racing Regattas

Join our crew for some of the world’s most exciting yacht racing regattas! 

Crew on ‘Boomer‘ as she moves into yacht racing mode with her carbon sails, Code Zero and huge masthead spinnaker. You will love the thrill of the start, the adrenalin of the mark roundings and spinnaker launch, and the close competition near (or at) the front of the fleet. 

Then the party starts. Most yacht racing regattas include fantastic music, and we usually make some entertainment of our own. Stay on the boat for an all-inclusive sailing holiday. Everyone gets a meaningful role (you’re not just ballast) and we mix around some of the roles.

You can join yacht racing regattas in Melbourne, Blairgowrie, Geelong and the Whitsundays. 

Regattas are a deeply immersive experience, which allows you to leave your work and other pressures behind and really unwind. The competition, team work, physical effort and development of your skills make it hugely rewarding. 

Cock of the Bay and Petersville are more low-key and social, while the other races are competitive and a little more serious (on the water at least).

These are great value, so be sure to book early and secure your spot. 

Or call Tim to discuss (0412 878739)

Yacht Racing Regatta

Winners are grinners at the Festival of Sails Geelong!

Yacht Racing

Geelong Festival of Sails

26-28 January, 2024
Crew on a Beneteau First 40 in the largest regatta in the southern hemisphere over the Australia Day Long Weekend. Each evening features fantastic entertainment. Sleep on board.

Duration:

3 days

Cost:

$800
Crew in a race

Cock of the Bay and Melbourne to Hobart Start

26-27 December, 2023
Be part of the crew as we compete for the title of Cock of the Bay on Boxing Day! Stay on board overnight and watch the start of the Melbourne to Hobart yacht race on the 27th.

Duration:

2 days

Cost:

$660
Adventure Sailing Petersville Regatta

Petersville Regatta – Blairgowrie

27-30 December, 2023
Held at Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron December 27-30 this series is a great entry point into regatta sailing, with its relaxed and social atmosphere.

Duration:

4 days

Cost:

$1,100

Airlie Beach Race Week

7-15 August 2024
Once a preparation race for Hammo, this is now a hugely popular series with varied racing and an incredible party atmosphere.

Duration:

8 days

Cost:

$3,500

Hamilton Island Race Week

15-24 Aug 2024
Crew on a competitive yacht in this iconic race which offers incredible sailing in beautiful trade-winds and great food and entertainment on-shore.

Duration:

9 days

Cost:

$3,250
Yacht Charter Melbourne

Twilight Racing

Weekly Wednesdays
Join the Boomer Racing Team for a fun, social evening and discover the joy of social racing. Relaxing on the water is the best way to beat the mid-week blues, leave work behind and really unwind.

Duration:

3-4 hrs

Cost:

$90 per race/$300 for 6 races