Saturday 19 August

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 6:45 AM

Skin Checks with Beard Season

Book yourself a free Skin Check at Race Week this year thanks to Beard Season and Queensland Institute of Dermatology. These kind of expert consultations usually cost over $200 so this is a very special opportunity especially for sailors who spend so much time in the elements. Location: Marquee opposite the Bakery

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 7:30 AM

Audi Village

Relax in the Audi Village with a complimentary coffee as you check on the latest sailing results, watch Race Week TV or simply enjoy the view. Location: Ketch Room, Hamilton Island Yacht Club, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Audi Q5 Driving Experience

Audi will be offering an exclusive test drive experience of the all-new Q5 during Audi Hamilton Island Race Week. A challenging course at Frangipani Park is the perfect venue to put this extraordinary new model to the test, but places are limited. Secure your booking via events@audi.com.au.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 9:30 AM

Paspaley Boutique

Visit the pop-up boutique daily from 9.30am – 5.30pm and view the latest fine pearl jewellery collections. The boutique will preview the 2017 Signature Collection before its national release in October. Location: Hamilton Island Yacht Club, Black Coral Room, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Paspaley Pearl Discovery

Join the daily Pearl Discovery sessions where Champagne will be served as you discover why Australian South Sea pearls are the world’s rarest and most valuable of all pearls. Location: Hamilton Island Yacht Club, Black Coral Room, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Audi Q5 Shuttle Service

Cruise around Hamilton Island in style. Throughout Race Week, Audi will be offering complimentary transfers; simply flag down a shuttle and ask our driver to take you where you would like to go. This is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone. Available between 3.00pm and 10.00pm.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Crew Bar

Get together with friends and crew to de-brief the days racing, with selected beers at reduced prices. Location: Marina Tavern Forecourt, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 3:00 PM

F-Arm Sausage Sizzle

The popular F-Arm Sausage Sizzle is back. Make your way to F-Arm at the end of the day’s racing for complimentary sausage sandwiches for all sailors. Location: F-Arm, Hamilton Island Marina, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Audi Q5 Shuttle Service

Cruise around Hamilton Island in style. Throughout Race Week, Audi will be offering complimentary transfers; simply flag down a shuttle and ask our driver to take you where you would like to go. This is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone. Available between 3.00pm and 10.00pm.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Crew Bar

Get together with friends and crew to de-brief the days racing, with selected beers at reduced prices. Location: Marina Tavern Forecourt, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 5:30 PM

Eat Street

For a casual dinner at the Marina, visit the Eat Street food market located in the heart of the Marina. Location: Hamilton Island Marina, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Club Marine Yacht Owners and Skippers Welcome Cocktail Party

Hamilton Island and Club Marine invite all participating yacht owners and skippers to come together to celebrate the opening of Audi Hamilton Island Race Week. Location: Hamilton Island Yacht Club, this is an invite only event.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Bledisloe Cup

Watch the ultimate trans-Tasman rivalry – the Qantas Wallabies v All Blacks on the big screen. The two best teams in the world will face off in the first match in Sydney where it will be imperative that Australia take away the points with two tough assignments in Dunedin and Brisbane to follow. Location: Main Screen, Marina Tavern Forecourt, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Live Entertainment and Fireworks

Front Street lights up each evening with a fantastic line up of acts to enjoy. Check out Australian Eagles Tribute Band from 7.00pm. Location: Main Stage, Front street, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Club Marine Daily Highlights

Check out all the action from the day’s racing on the big screen with Club Marine’s Daily Highlights showing from 5pm at the Main Stage on Front Street.

Sat 19 Aug, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Tanqueray Garden Bar

After dinner, head to the Tanqueray Garden Bar with its lush, leafy garden vibe, live DJ’s and dancing. Enjoy a selection of classic cocktails, including Tanqueray’s signature serve, Tanqueray and Tonic. Location: Front Street, Hamilton Island Marina, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.