Tag: Clipper Round World Yacht Race


Clipper Race fleet arrives in Whitsundays!

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Jan 2018

Clipper Race fleet arrives in Whitsundays!

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release January 17, 2018 They’ve arrived! At 3.05pm yesterday, the first of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet arrived into the Whitsundays following Race 6: The Wondrous Whitsundays Race up the east coast of Australia. Skippered by 24-year-old Brit Nikki Henderson, Visit Seattle crossed the finish line off the coast of Airlie Beach at 15:05:36 local time, completing the…

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Clipper Race fleet to arrive in Whitsundays within days

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Jan 2018

Clipper Race fleet to arrive in Whitsundays within days

It is now just a few days until the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet arrives in the Whitsundays. Expected arrival times have been put back due to the challenging weather conditions of the southern states, with the first yachts now expected to arrive on Tuesday (January 16). A tight finish is predicted, with the yachts currently bunched together as they race up the…

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Jan 2018

The Rodeo By the Reef

Finish off the Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival with the Rodeo by the Reef on Bowen’s picturesque foreshore area. Professional bull riders, barrel racers and bareback riders will compete for the crowds, as well as live music, food stalls, cash bar and entertainment for the kids. Date: Saturday 27 January 2018 Buses available to and from Airlie Beach with Whitsunday Transit – book your spot on…

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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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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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Bendigo Bank, Fish D’Vine & Whitsunday Foodservice Take Out Top Spot for the Whitsundays Clipper Race Carnival Sponsorships!

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Dec 2017

Bendigo Bank, Fish D’Vine & Whitsunday Foodservice Take Out Top Spot for the Whitsundays Clipper Race Carnival Sponsorships!

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release December 7, 2018 One of the biggest events on the Whitsundays’ social calendar has been made possible by the support of local businesses. The Whitsundays Clipper Race Carnival is due to take place from January 13 to 29 2018, as a celebration of the arrival of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet in the region. A raft of…

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Busby Marou and Troy Kemp set to headline the Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival!

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Dec 2017

Busby Marou and Troy Kemp set to headline the Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival!

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release December 7, 2018 The Whitsundays Clipper Race Carnival is gathering momentum with the announcement of a stellar line-up of entertainment for two of the signature events, Busby Marou and Troy Kemp Band. The Whitsundays Clipper Race Carnival (January 13-29, 2018) will be two-weeks of exciting events to celebrate the arrival of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet. The…

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Two wondrous weeks of events in the Whitsundays

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Nov 2017

Two wondrous weeks of events in the Whitsundays

January 2018 will see the Clipper Round Yacht Race fleet arrive at Abell Point Marina and be welcomed on the dock in true Whitsundays style. To celebrate this incredible yachting event choosing the Whitsundays has the Host Port, two weeks of wondrous events are scheduled for 13 – 29 January. If ever there was a time to stay, play, explore in the Whitsundays, then this…

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50-day countdown to arrival of Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet in the Whitsundays

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Nov 2017

50-day countdown to arrival of Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet in the Whitsundays

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release November 24, 2017 It is now just 50 days to go until the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race arrives in the Whitsundays for a well-earned break as the participants hit the halfway point of their epic voyage. When the 11 specialist racing yachts sail into Airlie Beach in mid-January they will have just completed three mammoth races in the…

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