Tag: Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival


Join us for the Whitsunday summer events calendar!

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Oct 2017

Join us for the Whitsunday summer events calendar!

It appears the Whitsundays are the place to be this spring/ summer season with a host of great events scheduled for the region to keep visitors entertained. With the spring weather being just perfect so far for cruising the islands, the calendar of events below will be enough to encourage you to book our Summer Special and stay for longer and get involved! October  …

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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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Countdown to Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival begins

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Aug 2017

Countdown to Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival begins

MEDIA RELEASE: TOURISM WHITSUNDAYS 24.08.17 The countdown is on for the Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival, after the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race set sail from the UK on Sunday [August 20th] on an epic 11-month voyage. The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is a unique event, in which more than 700 amateur crew members are teamed with experienced skippers to sail 12 yachts…

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Whitsundays Completes All-Australian Clipper Leg

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Jun 2017

Whitsundays Completes All-Australian Clipper Leg

Media Release: 28 January 2017 – clipperroundtheworld.com The Clipper Race visits some of the most extraordinary and beautiful places on the planet, so it’s no surprise that the 2017-18 edition will be returning to the Whitsundays. A real crew favourite, the Whitsundays made its debut in the 2015-16 race, and will be a fitting end to the All-Australian Leg 4. “The Whitsundays was an extremely…

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