What’s On for 2018?
Since we have reached February already, it is time to start making plans for the cooler months. If you were excited about your migration north already, then check out What’s On over the winter season and head our way and join the fun!
Welcome to the Whitsundays Party – Abell Point Marina
Friday 27 July 2018
Join us for our Abell Point meet and greet BBQ under the stars. Enjoy good food, cold drinks and great company on the foreshore at Abell Point as we welcome the cruisers to the Whitsundays for the season.
SICYC Gala Dinner – Lure, Abell Point Marina
Friday 3 August 2018
Introducing a night of good food and wine and fundraising for the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia. Meet like-minded boaties and find out how you can become a Shagger in 2018
Whitsunday Reef Festival
2 – 5 August 2018
Enjoy the atmosphere of this annual event, as Airlie Beach comes alive. Live music at the Beach Music stage, comedy night, cooking demonstrations, street parade, family fun day and fireworks on the foreshore are all in store and all ages are welcome.
Airlie Beach Race Week
10 – 16 August 2018
Racing is across multiple divisions, including IRC, PHS, cruising, sportsboats, one design and multihulls, and takes place around the breathtaking islands of the Whitsunday Passage and in Pioneer Bay
Abell Point Parkway – Opening Party
July/ August 2018 – Date TBA
Join us to celebrate the opening of our marina parkway. Stroll through the lush gardens, kick back and enjoy the marina vistas with yet another reason to stay, play, explore at Abell Point.
SICYC 2018 Rendezvous
24 – 26 August 2018
Become a Vice Commodore of the Shag Islet Cruising Yacht Club and join the festivities at their annual weekend rendezvous hosted in Gloucester Passage. Over 200 boats descend on Gloucester Passage to raise money and celebrate with live music, hands across the blue, sundowners, fancy dress competitions, kite flying and much more.
Whitsunday Festival of Motorsport
13 – 14 October 2018
Hosted over two days join the Whitsundays as we immerse in Round 5 of the Queensland Rally Championships as the cars race around the Whitsunday hinterland. With a range of festival activities across Airlie Beach, Bowen and Proserpine – this will be a jam packed weekend for all the family.
Airlie Beach Music Festival
10 – 12 November 2018
74 bans over 3 days in Airlie Beach. From rock to folk, country to dance there is something for everyone at this great event. With a heap of free venues and the main stage uniquely located on the waterfront, the Airlie Beach Music Festival is not to be missed.