Special Events


AUSTRALIAN WOODEN BOAT FESTIVAL
8th - 11th February 2019
 

Every two years, the MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival is held on Hobart's Waterfront. 

The festival brings together the largest and most beautiful collection of wooden boats in the southern hemisphere for a four-day festival.

Tickets

The Australian Wooden Boat Festival Parade of Sail is now fully booked.

To purchase tickets for our Day Sails throughout the festival, follow this link: https://www.trybooking.com/BAFQB. All day sails are 2 hours long.

Day sail dates and times:

Saturday 9th February: 1 pm & 4 pm

Sunday 10th February: 2 pm & 5 pm

Monday 11th February: 1 pm

Your ticket also includes a light snacks of gourmet Tasmanian fruit & cheese platter, and bottomless tea, coffee, and Milo. We also welcome guests to bring their own beer, wine, or non-alcoholic beverages.

Join us on the Fireworks Sail Sunday 10th February 2019 at 8 pm for a 2 hour sail

To purchase tickets for the Fireworks Sail, follow this link: https://www.trybooking.com/BAFQK

Your ticket also includes a light snacks of gourmet Tasmanian fruit & cheese platter, and bottomless tea, coffee, and Milo. We also welcome guests to bring their own beer, wine, or non-alcoholic beverages.

Join us for the Admiral’s Sail on Monday 11th February 2019 at 4 pm for a 3 hour sail

You will be sailing alongside the fleet of Tall Ships, this includes the Soren Larson, Julie Burgess, Lady Nelson, Rhona H, Bark Endeavour, One And All, Yukon, Young Endeavour and the James Craig. To purchase tickets for the Admiral’s Sail or follow this link: https://www.trybooking.com/BAFQV

Your ticket also includes a light snacks of gourmet Tasmanian fruit & cheese platter, and bottomless tea, coffee, and Milo. We also welcome guests to bring their own beer, wine, or non-alcoholic beverages.

Further information

For more information, see the MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival website: https://www.australianwoodenboatfestival.com.au

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Recent Special Events:

Sail Day is hosted by the Rotary Club of Hobart with generous support from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania. 

There are usually around seventy yachts and motor cruisers participating. Businesses sponsor a yacht for the day at a cost of $950 and standard packages are available for yachts accommodating up to 8 guests. Fully catered lunches including drinks are generously provided by some of Hobart's principal food and beverage suppliers.

 

Windeward Bound sailed throughout the 2017 MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival, including the Parade of Sail, sail past and multiple 2-hour daysails each day. 

The next Mystate Australian Wooden Boat Fetival is on from the 8th-11th February 2019!

The Channel Classic - an event of the Mystate Australian Wooden Boat Festival

In 2016, Tasmania's classic wooden boats joined the festivities on the weekend of the Royal Hobart Regatta and the Kettering Wooden Boat Rally by sailing between the two events. We look forward to participating in this event again in the future!

 


The 2015 MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival was an incredible success! We look forward to seeing you again in 2017!


STV Windeward Bound was proud to be a part of the International Fleet Review and Tall Ship Festival of 2013 in Sydney, Australia.