Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to common questions about the Airlie Beach Race Week and Whitsunday Festival of Sailing

Airlie Beach Race Week aerial view - photo by Wasp NQ

What is ABRW about?

Airlie Beach Race Week is an annual sailing event that combines competitive racing with social activities in Airlie Beach and the Whitsundays. It offers a thrilling experience for sailors and a vibrant atmosphere for visitors and spectators.

How can I participate?

To participate in Airlie Beach Race Week, you can register for race entries in various divisions. Visit our Race Information page for more information on how to get involved.

What are the shore-based events?

In addition to the thrilling races, Airlie Beach Race Week offers exciting shore-based events like the long lunch. These events provide opportunities for participants and visitors to socialize and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of Airlie Beach.

Where can I find accommodation?

We will provide information on accommodation options in Airlie Beach and the Whitsundays to help participants find suitable places to stay during the event. Further details to come...

Are there any local services?

To ensure a smooth experience during Airlie Beach Race Week, we will provide details on local services such as boat rentals, repair shops, food& beverages and other amenities. Plan ahead and make the most of your time in Airlie Beach.

What happens if no berths or moorings are available?

2024 registration is fully refundable in the event you cannot secure a berth or mooring for the event.

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