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Hamilton Island Race Week

Australia’s most prestigious and iconic offshore yachting regatta, celebrated in style.

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Hamilton Island Race Week

Hamilton Island Race Week is Australia’s most prestigious offshore yachting regatta, attracting local and international sailors and yachts. The renowned regatta program includes categories for Grand Pix top-class racers, an IRC Passage class for modern fast-cruising yachts, performance racing and sports boat classes. There are also cruising, corporate, bareboat and non-spinnaker divisions.

Race Week is celebrated across Hamilton Island and particularly at qualia with an impressive series of world-class chef's table dinners, exclusive lunches and masterclasses, all overseen by the expert teams at qualia. On-shore activities on the island include watching the daily racing start from the deck at Hamilton Island Yacht Club, the fascinating daily race briefings at the marina and entertainment every evening at the Marina Village.


Showcase Package 19-22 August

The qualia Showcase Package includes three nights’ accommodation at qualia, two tickets to the Paul Carmichael Opening Showcase Dinner at Pebble Beach, two tickets to the Peter Gilmore Signature Chef Dinner at Long Pavilion, and a two-hour Luxury Race Week Spectator cruise in amongst the sailing competition and action.

3 night package from $6,252* twin share

Champagne Package 22-25 August

Join us for one of qualia’s signature events during Hamilton Island Race Week. The qualia Champagne Package includes three nights’ accommodation at qualia, a three course Champagne Lunch at qualia with matching Heidsieck champagne, plus a two-hour spectator cruise with champagne and canapés on board a luxury motor yacht.

3 night package from $5,550* twin share

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