Date: 19th August til 26th August 2017
Price: FREE Spectating
Location: Hamilton Island
Conceived in 1983 by David Hutchen, Hamilton Island Race Week has matured into a world class event that attracts international yachties as well as several well-known Australian names to the beautiful azure blue waters of Hamilton Island each year.
Due to its lively festival atmosphere, Hamilton Island Race Week is attended not only by sailors, but also by their families, friends, enthusiasts, and simply those who enjoy boating and a good celebration.
Perfectly situated on one of the most popular islands of the Whitsunday archipelago, the racing event and carnival boasts an experience like no other. Fantastic weather, picturesque beaches, brilliant coral reefs, and charming native flora and fauna set the perfect backdrop, while the burgeoning foodie scene, exciting carnival atmosphere, and plethora of activities to partake in complete the week-long celebration that is Hamilton Island Race Week.
For discounted Hamilton Island Race Week accommodation speak to the Queensland event accommodation experts at Discover Queensland on 1300 788 553.