Hamilton Island Race Week 2017

From AUD $1,850.00
  • Duration: 6 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Hamilton Island, QLD
Join the crew on Pilgrim and experience the exhilaration of racing in one of Queensland's premier yacht races in the beautiful waters surrounding Hamilton Island!


  • On board a 58 foot luxury sailing yacht
  • Combines competitive racing, socialising and relaxation
  • Racing in the spinnaker division
  • All skill levels welcome
  • Supportive learning environment (YA instructor on board and several experienced sailors)
  • A different way to explore the Whitsundays with plenty of whale sightings as well

There's plenty to do aboard a racing yacht so regardless of your skill level you'll be given the opportunity to get involved hoisting, trimming or grinding!!  There will be four to six experienced sailors on board to guide and instruct you throughout the race (if required).

Hamilton Island Race Week 2017 is Pilgrim Sailing's fifth Hamilton Island Race Week. Results have been improving over the years and our 2016 result was our best ever - 5th Place in Cruising Division 1 (Spinnaker).  We have high hopes for 2017!!


  • ​Training day on Saturday 19th August
  • Lunches and snacks on race days
  • Crew shirt and hat
  • Sailing instruction as required
  • Accommodation in 4-5 star shared apartment in a convenient location close to marina and shops (optional extra)


  • Sailors
  • Non-sailors who want to learn to sail
  • You if you have a sense of adventure and a good level of fitness


Training Day on Saturday 19th August

Race Week from Sunday 20th August to Saturday 26th August (inclusive)

Lay Day is Wednesday 23rd August

​2017 Race week is $1,850 per person (excludes accommodation)
2017 Race week is $3,650 per person (includes shared accommodation in a 4-5 star apartment close to the marina and bars/restaurants)

10% DISCOUNT FOR BOOKINGS BEFORE 31 JANUARY 2017 (booking code: Hamo17)