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  • Dock Side Snaps

    Dock Side Snaps

    Our photographers captured the atmosphere around the dock at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia prior to the start of the 71st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.
  • And the winner will be….ask me on Tuesday

    And the winner will be….ask me on Tuesday

    The 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart is counting down; the skippers have received their final weather briefing, and the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia marina is teeming with crew members loading the last of the sails and provisions.
  • A bit of Brissie Dekadence

    A bit of Brissie Dekadence

    As Boxing Day draws closer, the mood on the dock at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia gets seriouser and seriouser – there is only so much time left to check, double check and check again those hundred little bits and pieces, those $5 fittings that can bring a whole campaign crashing down off the NSW coast.
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  • Dock Side Snaps
    • 26 Dec, 2015 08:00:00 PM

    Dock Side Snaps

    Our photographers captured the atmosphere around the dock at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia prior to the start of the 71st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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  • International Christmas
    • 25 Dec, 2015 02:00:00 PM

    International Christmas

    Santa and his Elf made a special stop at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia to visit the Haspa Hamburg and Clipper Fleet ahead of the 71st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race:  The Cup that cheers
    • 23 Dec, 2015 03:30:00 PM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: The Cup that cheers

    For a few sailors the Rolex Sydney Hobart is all about getting there first, but for the bulk of the fleet only one thing will really make it a Christmas to remember - a vaguely baroque silver chalice, bedecked with mermaids in place of angels, called the Tattersall’s Cup - awarded to the overall winner.

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  • Harken Grinder Competition
    • 23 Dec, 2015 03:00:00 PM

    Harken Grinder Competition

    There is no doubt that the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is a physical task, with many sailors undergoing strength and endurance training in the lead up to the race.

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: A truly global experience
    • 20 Dec, 2015 02:30:00 PM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: A truly global experience

    This year will see more international boats and crew than ever before. A record 27 foreign entries will cross the Sydney Harbour start line of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race on Boxing Day.

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Media Launch
    • 24 Nov, 2015 01:00:00 PM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Media Launch

    The official launch of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2015 took place on Tuesday, 24 November 2015, at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia. The launch will marked just over one month until the Boxing Day start of one of the world’s most famous yacht races.

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