Coral Sea Marina Resort are proud to be a Host Port, for the fourth time, from 15th – 22nd January 2024 for the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.
The All Australian leg (Leg 4) will finish here in the Whitsundays where the crew will change up, complete their maintenance and turnaround requirements, plus enjoy a few days of downtime on the doorstep of the Great Barrier Reef before they set sail again for Leg 5: The Asia-Pacific Challenge.
View the full route map HERE.
Known to be one of the toughest endurance challenges on the planet, the Clipper Race welcomes people from diverse walks of life from all around the world to become ocean racing sailors. Battling through the most extreme conditions, and facing whatever Mother Nature throws their way, it is a true test of determination to the finish line.
Crew can either take on the challenge of the full 40,000nm circumnavigation or choose one or multiple legs of the epic adventure.
Airlie Beach will feature on the fourth stage of the event’s circumnavigation which starts from Portsmouth, UK on 3 September 2023.