North Queensland is becoming one of Australia’s emerging premier sailing destinations. Magnetic Island which is situated off the coast of Townsville within the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park will once again play host to the SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week, in the backyard of this beautiful tropical paradise – a fresh adventure on the Australasian off-shore scene.
The eighth annual SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week will offer first class racing on the crystal blue waters of Cleveland Bay from Thursday 28August to Tuesday 2 September 2014, following on from the Airlie Beach and Hamilton Island Race Weeks and is the finale of the Queensland Season of Sailing.
Magnetic Island Race Week: great conditions forecast for regatta start Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island ,
The breeze is pumping and the north Queensland sun is blazing as crews competing in the eighth SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week prepare for five days of hot competition starting tomorrow. Townsville’s most famous sailing son, Will Oxley, was on hand at the Competitor Briefing today to share his valuable advice to the fleet on the best way to handle the forecast perfect racing conditions.
Magnetic Island Race Week: welcome mat rolled out as fleet roll in Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island ,
The warm north Queensland welcome mat is out for the large monohull and multihull fleet competing in the eighth SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week which starts tomorrow. The fleet are arriving in early, gently slipping into their berths at Magnetic Island Marina and joining in the relaxed and welcoming dock chatter as old friends catch up and new friendships start.
Not long to go to start of Race Week Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island ,
It’s not long to go to the start of the eighth SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week 2014 which runs from Thursday 28th August through to 2nd September.