Classic Boats 2016

 Breaking News !!!  The 18th Classic Boat Regatta is over the weekend of 28th of May 2016
This is a wonderful opportunity for you to see classic style boats, bay cruisers, sailing dinghies, timber boats, steam, sail, motor & row Boats (Built to Traditional Designs)
They present a rare spectacle on Bribie’s waterways. Entry is open to all old and new classic and timber boat owners. Come along for a great day, “Just messing about in boats.” Classic Cars and Trucks will also be on display at Sylvan Beach near Volunteer Marine Rescue Base on Sunday. Marina berths will be available for participants  (Fri-Sun).


2016 Classic Boat regatta

Contact – Paul Bird (0417078129) or Doug Wilson (0407118904)


To Register online please use the link below

Click here Classic Boats 2016 ONLINE  Registration Form (easier)

Alternatively if you prefer to download the registration form and mail it in please use this link below.

Download Classic Boats 2016 ENTRY form

Friday’s Activities (27th – May)  6:00 – 9:00 pm:

  • Meet and greet at the Bribie Island Hotel.

Saturday’s Activities (28th – May)

  • Boats will depart Spinnaker Sound Marina, Sandstone Point, at 10.00 am for a cruise to Toorbul and Donnybrook.
  • Lunch will be on the beach at Toorbul. Sausage Sizzle and Fire Brigade Exhibit available at Toorbul.
  • Boats will depart at 2.00pm and travel to Pacific Harbour Marina.
  • Boats will be on display to the public from 3.30pm till 5.30pm at Pacific Harbour Marina.
  • Afternoon tea and overnight moorings will be provided for all participants


Sunday’s Activities (29th – May)

  • Boats will depart Spinnaker Sound about 10.00am and will then cruise into the Pumicestone Passage and Pacific Harbor Canals, Bribie Island.
  • At about 11.30am, the vessels will be nosed onto Sylvan Beach. Public inspection of boats and a series of sailing races and events off Sylvan Beach will take place.
    • Sausage Sizzle
    • Sailing Race
    • Put Put Race
    • Rowing Race
    • Social Cruise
  • Vintage and Classic Car clubs will also have displays at Sylvan Beach.
  • The day will finish with a grand parade at 2.00 pm off Sylvan Beach.


Best viewing times for the public are:

  • Saturday  9.00 – 10.00 am -boat ramp,
  • Spinnaker Sound Marina.  12.00 – 2.00 pm
  • Toorbul boat ramp.    3.30 – 5.30 pm at Pacific Harbour Marina.
  • Sunday  11.00 am to 2.00 pm Sylvan Beach for Boats & Cars.

Our Classic Boat Sponsors for 2016

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