Tall Ships Race

Tall Ships Race is finished

Tall Ships Race


26 January 2019
01:00 PM - 01:30 PM


Sydney Harbour, Sydney, NSW , 2000

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Accessible event

$Free access

Find a spot to watch the tall ships battle to win the coveted Tall Ships Trophy. An impressive fleet of historic and charter vessels will cut their way from Bradleys Head across the harbour in a race to finish first under the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

This event is part of the Sydney Harbour program brought to you by P&O Cruises.

Position yourself anywhere you can see the water at:

  • Bradfield Park
  • Blues Point
  • Hickson Road Reserve
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal
  • Sydney Opera House

Plan ahead

Leave the car at home. Extra public transport services are running to help you travel to and from Australia Day celebrations. Plan your trip at transportnsw.info.

To support the celebrations, road closures will be in place. 

Visit livetraffic.com for details and real-time traffic conditions. For Sydney Harbour special event and safe boating information, visit rms.nsw.gov.au/maritime or call 131 236.

Stay safe

Heatwave conditions are peaking across the Australia Day 2019 long weekend. Check for total fire bans and the fire danger rating in your area.

Be sun safe, eat well, drink plenty of water and wear appropriate clothing for summer weather conditions.

There is no BYO alcohol and no glass allowed at the Rocks, Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay, Hickson Road Reserve, Circular Quay East, Darling Harbour, and Bradfield Park in North Sydney. 

Remember, Australia Day is for everyone. Be respectful of people at all times.

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