The Royal Prince Alfred's signature "Warm Water Classic" race has moved from Coffs Harbour to Southport for 2017.
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.
With all the competing yachts ready for the off at Broken Bay the race will start at 1pm on Saturday 2 January 2017. Eager spectators can find vantage points at Barrenjoey Lighthouse, West Head and headlands all the way up to Southport. Alternatively you can follow the fleet online with the event’s YB tracking system which can be found through the website www.pittwatertosouthport.com.au.