Tag: Clipper 2017/18


11

Jan 2018

Whitsunday Foodservice Progressive Cruise Lunch

Imagine cruising the Whitsunday coast and sampling the very best in Whitsunday food as you cruise – well that is exactly what to expect at the Whitsunday Foodservice Progressive Cruise Lunch. Start the day at Hemingway’s at Abell Point Marina for canapes, oysters and champagne… next stop is Paradise Cove Resort for a spectacular lunch buffet…. finish the day at Cape Gloucester Resort for dessert, cheese…

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11

Jan 2018

Fish D’Vine White on Whitehaven Lunch

Join the celebrations of the Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival at the Fish D’Vine White on Whitehaven Lunch. Sumptuous seafood and sparkling wine as you dine with your toes in the pure white silica sand of Australia’s most iconic beach. Date: Saturday 20 January 2018 For tickets and information – https://www.tourismwhitsundays.com.au/white-on-whitehaven-long-lunch


Clipper Race fleet to sail into Whitsundays in just one week’s time!

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Jan 2018

Clipper Race fleet to sail into Whitsundays in just one week’s time!

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release January 6, 2018 It is now only one week to go until the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet sails into the Whitsundays. The ocean-going yachts are expected to start arriving into Airlie Beach on Saturday, January 13, following their race up the east coast of Australia in the Wondrous Whitsundays Race. The crews are looking forward to a…

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Clipper 2017-18 Race fleet to set sail on Wondrous Whitsundays Race

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Jan 2018

Clipper 2017-18 Race fleet to set sail on Wondrous Whitsundays Race

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release January 4, 2018 The Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race fleet is about to embark on the last race of its All-Australian Leg, as it races up the east coast of Australia to the Whitsundays in Race 4: The Wondrous Whitsundays Race. The All-Australian Leg is the fourth of eight legs, which make up the 40,000 nautical mile voyage…

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04

Oct 2017

Countdown is on until Clipper…. 100 days and counting!

100 day countdown until the Clipper Round World Yacht Race fleet of vessels arrives at Abell Point Marina. To celebrate their Host Port stay in the Whitsundays from 13 – 29 January, the region will host the Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival. A two-week long extravaganza of sporting, leisure, entertainment and food events for all to enjoy. Experience life on-board a Clipper vessel at the Open…

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Funding Boost for Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival

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Sep 2017

Funding Boost for Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival

MEDIA RELEASE – Tourism Whitsundays For immediate release –  September 26, 2017 The Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival received a welcome injection of cash today when it was announced the event would receive $200,000 in Federal Government ‘matched’ funding. The announcement was made this morning by Federal Member for Dawson George Christensen and Whitsunday Mayor Andrew Willcox at Abell Point Marina, which will host the Clipper…

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