Sail your week away at Sail Port Stephens

8 April 2014

Sail Port Stephens

The annual Sail Port Stephens yachting regatta will be held at Nelson Bay’s d’Albora Marina from 11 to 16 April, 2014.

Set in the picturesque waterways of the Port Stephens Marine Park, the event will see sailing crews battle it out for various cruising and performance titles including the NSW IRC Championship, the Pantaenius Port Stephens Trophy, and the Pantaenius Commodores Cup Cruising Series.

Kick off a great week of sailing at the TGIF (Thank God It’s Friday) Welcome Drinks and Dinner at The Anchorage Port Stephens on 11 April. Enjoy great food and live music at the regatta’s other social calendar highlights including the Aussie BBQ and Carvery at Vues On the Bay on 13 April, and the Pantaenius Commodores Cup Presentation Dinner at West Diggers Nelson Bay on 16 April.

Alongside the sailing, visitors to Port Stephens can enjoy the regatta’s exciting program of free events. Head to the d’Albora Marina for the daily fish feeding at 11am or enjoy live music playing from 12 – 3pm. Stroll through the weekend markets on the Nelson Bay Waterfront from 10am to 4pm. Be there on Sunday 13 April to try something new with a wide range of activities on offer; test your balance stand-up paddle boarding; learn how to bootscoot in a line dancing lesson; or take part in an African drumming workshop.

Book your Port Stephens accommodation to witness great sailing at Sail Port Stephens and take advantage of the NSW North Coast area’s many other attractions including kayaking, bushwalking, dolphin-watch cruises and quad biking.