This year the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club will host the first ever Club Marine Pittwater to Southport Yacht Race open to both monohull and multihull vessels. The 370 nautical mile race, will offer competitors a strategic challenge as they race between the surf line and the southerly current, past the scenic NSW coastline, prior to crossing the border and arriving on Queensland’s Gold Coast.
The Club Marine Pittwater to Southport Yacht Race will start at 1pm on Saturday 2 January 2016 at the entrance of Broken Bay, Pittwater. Spectator vantage points are at Barrenjoey Lighthouse, West Head and headlands all the way up to Southport. Alternatively you can follow the fleet online with the event’s tracking system which can be found through the website www.pittwatertosouthport.com.au
Free berthing is available prior to the race at RPAYC and post race at SYC. The Goldcoast offers a number of family friendly activities and adventures, why not make it the summer holiday destination for 2017. A number of discounts are on offer to theme parks and accomodation sites care of SYC.
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