Kingfisher Bay Resort - Fraser Island Accommodation

24-26 January 2015: The 23rd Annual Kingfisher Bay Regatta

Gentleman, unfurl your sails for the 23rd annual Kingfisher Bay Regatta Gentleman, unfurl your sails for the 23rd annual Kingfisher Bay Regatta © Hervey Bay Boat Club Yacht Squadron

Sailors on the Fraser Coast will unite early in the new year for the 23rd Annual Kingfisher Bay Regatta. The regatta, encompassing racing monohulls, racing multihulls and cruising yachts, will be held over three days, with the first race being held from Urangan to Kingfisher Bay Resort on January 24 at 0930am... and the action continues over the Australia Day (Jan 26) long weekend.

The Regatta and passage races are open to all trailer sailors and keeled yachts (see below for race times).  A fun handicap race will be held on Australia Day from Kingfisher Bay Resort to Urangan, marking the final event in the regatta on Monday, Jan 26 from 10am. 

Date: Saturday, January 24
Race 1: Urangan to Kingfisher Bay Resort at 12 noon.

Date: Sunday, January 25
Race 2: Kingfisher Bay Resort vicinity from 09.30am.
Race 3: Kingfisher Bay Resort vicinity 10 minutes after the last vessel finishes Race 2.
Presentations: The Sand Bar at 7pm.

Date: Monday, January 26
Australia Day Handicap: Kingfisher Bay Resort to Urangan at 10am sharp.

Competitors may choose to stay on their yachts, anchored in front of the resort or take advantage of the discounted accommodation available to competitors (some conditions apply).  The resort's Sand Bar and amenities will be available for all competitors to use. For more information, check out the links below and happy sailing!