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Aquatic events—Mackay region

For more information about aquatic events in your area, contact your closest Maritime Safety Queensland regional office.

August 2019

Date and time Description of event Location
2 August
2019 Brisbane to Hamilton Island Yacht Race Offshore waters of the Whitsundays
2 August
8.30–8.40pm 
Above Ground Zero Fireworks–Great Barrier Reef Festival  A single barge in Airlie Bay, Airlie Beach 
4 August
1.00–11.59pm
Whitsunday Sailing Club–Winter Series Smooth and partially smooth waters of Pioneer Bay and partially smooth waters of Pioneer Bay of the Whitsundays
4, 18, 25 August
8.30am–5.30pm 
Whitsunday Sailing Club–off beach racing Smooth and partially smooth waters of Pioneer Bay
7, 21, 28 August
4.30–6.30pm
Whitsunday Sailing Club–Wednesday Twilight Series Smooth and partially smooth waters of Pioneer Bay
8-15 August
10am–6pm
Whitsunday Sailing Club–Airlie Beach Race Week Smooth and partially smooth waters of the Whitsundays
9 August
7.30–7.40pm
Skylighter Fireworks Pty Ltd–Mackay Fire in the Sky 2019 A barge on the Pioneer River adjacent to Bluewater Quay
16-23, 29 August
6am–4pm
Cruising Yacht Club Hamilton Island–Hamilton Island Kids Discover Sailing Program The waters between Hamilton Island and Dent Island
18-24 August
9am–6pm
Hamilton Island Yacht Club–Hamilton Island Raceweek 2019
Smooth and partially smooth waters of the Whitsundays

September 2019

Date and time Description of event Location
1, 8, 15 September
8.30am–5.30pm 
Whitsunday Sailing Club–off beach racing Smooth and partially smooth waters of Pioneer Bay
4, 11, 18, 25 September
4.30–6.30pm
Whitsunday Sailing Club–Wednesday Twilight Series Smooth and partially smooth waters of Pioneer Bay
5, 12, 19 September
12–4pm
Cruising Yacht Club Hamilton Island–Hamilton Island Kids Discover Sailing Program The waters between Hamilton Island and Dent Island
22 September
1.00–11.59pm
Whitsunday Sailing Club–Winter Series Smooth and partially smooth waters of Pioneer Bay and partially smooth waters of Pioneer Bay of the Whitsundays

October 2019

Date and time Description of event Location
10, 17, 24, 31 October
12–4pm
Cruising Yacht Club Hamilton Island–Hamilton Island Kids Discover Sailing Program The waters between Hamilton Island and Dent Island

For more information about aquatic events in your area, contact your closest Maritime Safety Queensland regional office.

Last updated
12 August 2019