On Shore Events Calendar 2018 Hamilton Island Race Week is a fun and exciting week filled with both on-shore and race-based events. The 2018 schedule will offer an array of fabulous free of charge and ticketed events for visitors to enjoy. Further information about the 2018 program will be available soon. Ticketed events are expected to go on sale in June 2018. Make sure you book in advance as these will sell out fast! View highlights from Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2017.