05 - 08 June
It's all about the people, the place, the competition on the June long-weekend. The annual Etchells Australasian Winter Championship attracts the best one-design sailors in Australasia to Mooloolaba on the Sunshine Coast for four days of intense sailing competition.
The strictly controlled one-design Etchells is one of the most competitive classes to race, with Olympians, World Champions and America's Cup sailors competing regularly in the class and in the Mooloolaba event. Add in warm winter weather, the welcome of the friendly locals, loads of accommodation choices, fun entertainment for the family, great food, and for the sailors easy access to the open water competition area right in front of Mooloolaba Beach, and you have the right mix for a great long weekend for the sailors, their supporters and all the spectators.
There is a large range of accommodation choices in and around Mooloolaba town. Self-contained apartments in resorts, motels and caravan parks are all available.
How To Get There
The boats are berthed at The Wharf Mooloolaba, next to Underwater World. The racing is conducted on the waters directly off Mooloolaba Beach and can be viewed from Mooloolaba Esplanade.
There is an entry fee for competitors.
05 - 08 June
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