1 – New Year’s Day
13 – 15 Clipper Race Arrival, Free Event – vessels arrive at Abell Point Marina
18 VIP Captains Deck Cocktail Event
19 Clipper Race Day
19 “Bendigo Bank” Clipper Race Welcome Party, Free Event – Airlie Beach Foreshore
20 “Fish D’Vine” White on Whitehaven Long Lunch – Whitehaven Beach
21 “Whitsunday Foodservice” Progressive Cruise Lunch – Paradise Cove, Cape Gloucester & Hemingway’s
26 – Australia Day
26 Great Australian Bites – Airlie Beach Foreshore
27 Rodeo by the Reef – Bowen Foreshore
29 Parade of Sail Clipper Race Departure, Free Event – vessels depart Abell Point Marina
Social twilight sailing takes place every Wednesday afternoon from 3.30pm from the Whitsunday Sailing Club. New crew welcome. New crew come down at 3pm to find a boat
Every Friday at the Airlie Beach Bowls Club, from 7pm. All ages welcome
Airlie Beach Parkrun
This is a free weekly event that takes place 7am every Saturday from Abell Point Marina, South Village. The 5km parkrun course stretches across a mixture of concrete, bitumen, board walk and grass paths. Register today.
Airlie Beach Markets
Every Saturday on Airlie Beach Foreshore, 7am – 1-pm
For more information on regional events throughout the year, head to Tourism Whitsundays website.
For more information on events held by the Abell Point Yacht Club throughout the year, head to their website.