Come and join the annual Whitsunday Offshore Yacht Racing Circuit (WOYRC), supported by Advanced Alarms Mackay.

The event is conducted by a joint organising authority comprising the Whitsunday Sailing Club, Mackay Sailing Club,  Cruising Yacht Club of Hamilton Island and the North Queensland Cruising Yacht Club.  The event generally runs over the Queens Birthday Weekennd (1st weekend in October) each year.

During this popular 3-day event, competitors enjoy spectacular racing around the local region. The 2023 race schedule is as follows:

  • Race day 1:Bowen to Airlie Beach 08:00 start
  • Race day 2: Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island 09:00 start
  • Race day 3: Hamilton Island to Mackay 08:00 start

The Notice of Race will be published close to the event.