182nd Australia Day Regatta
182nd Australia Day Regatta is finished
- 26 January 2018
- 1:30pm – 5:00pm
WhereEastern part of Sydney Harbour
The Australia Day Regatta, proudly acclaimed as the oldest continuously-conducted annual sailing regatta in the world.
Boats taking part range from large ocean-racing yachts to 18 foot skiffs and radio controlled model yachts. In recent years some 700 vessels have taken part in the Australia Day Regatta making it one of the highlights of the celebrations on Australia Day each year.
Key vantage points include Bradley’s Head, Shark Point, Shark Island and Clark Island.
Dos and don'ts
DO NOT BYO. BYO alcohol and glass are not permitted in Bradfield Park in North Sydney, Darling Harbour, The Rocks, Sydney Opera House and Circular Quay, including the Overseas Passenger Terminal and Dawes Point.
If travelling by train, please allow some extra travel time.
Visit transportnsw.info for details on train, bus, light rail and ferry services.
Road closures and special event clearways will be in place for Australia Day.
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