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  • A Boxing Day tradition is born

    A Boxing Day tradition is born

    The welcome the ‘first fleet’ received in Hobart was so overwhelming it became an annual event
  • Why don't we make a race of it?

    Why don't we make a race of it?

    With a little under six months to go before the 74th Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, we're taking a look back at the moments that have made the great race what it is today. Join us on this journey, starting with the amazing story of the inaugural Race in 1945...
  • Vale Rowan Johnston

    Vale Rowan Johnston

    Rowan Johnston, one of the great stalwarts of Tasmanian yachting, as a competitor and honorary administrator with the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania and the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, passed away last week after a brief illness.