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2013 Etchells Winters Yellow Jerseys
2013 Etchells Winters Race 2 Finish Line
2013 Etchells Winters Race 2 Finish Line
2013 Etchells Winters Racing
Map of Etchells Australasian Winter Championship

Etchells Australasian Winter Championship
Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast Area

05 - 08 June

04 0081 8777
0427 046 918


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.

Property Details


  • Alcohol
  • Bar
  • Car park
    Car park
  • Coach Parking
    Coach Parking
  • Entertainment
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet

Other Information

General Comments

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.

Free Entry

Event Dates

05 - 08 June

Frequency: Annual


The Wharf

Parkyn Parade
The Wharf
Queensland Australia 4557
Contact Details:
Phone: 04 3864 4557

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