Monday 21 August

Mon 21 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

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 7:30 AM

Yoga

Start the day with a free morning yoga practice as the sun rises over the Hamilton Island Yacht Club. Location: Hamilton Island Yacht Club, Keel Deck.

Mon 21 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.

Mon 21 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.

Mon 21 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.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 9:30 AM

Hamilton Star Brunch Cruise

Join Explore onboard Hamilton Star for brunch and catch all the action of Race Week from the water. 
Tour hour calm water cruise. $50 per person. Complimentary brunch and glass of bubbles. Tour time: 9.30am - 11.30am.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Robert Oatley Vineyards Pop-Up Cellar Door

Robert Oatley’s Darren Jahn will present eight exciting, award-winning new releases from the family’s winery, which you can taste free of charge. Location: One Tree Hill Bar. No charge for tasting and wines are available by the glass. Join Darren between 12.00pm - 4.00pm.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 2:30 PM

Henri Lloyd Cocktail Party

The Henri Lloyd store at the Marina now has the largest selection of Henri Lloyd sailing and lifestyle garments in Australia including Race Week merchandise exclusive to Hamilton Island. Visit between 2.30pm – 4.00pm for special discounts.

Mon 21 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.

Mon 21 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.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Audi Popsicle Stand

This year Audi will be introducing the new Audi Popsicle Stand, which will be popping up at a number of pictureesque locations durin the week. Enjoy mouth-watering flavours by simply providing a gold coin donation for the new Audi Foundation charity. Location: Hesperus, Front Street.

Mon 21 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.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 4:00 PM

Piper-Heidsieck Champagne Bar at Bommie Deck

Enjoy a flute of Piper-Heidsieck Champagne on the terrace of the Hamilton Island Yacht Club as the day’s racing comes into the marina and the on-shore fun begins with live DJ entertainment each evening. Location: Hamilton Island Yacht Club, Bommie Deck, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Tug O'War

The Audi Tug O'War will be back for 2017. Gather a team of six to see who can get an Audi across the line to win daily prizes. Location: Front Street.

Mon 21 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.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Daily Presentations

Following each day of racing, join sailors and race officials for a presentation to the daily race winners. Grab a drink from the Crew Bar and something to eat along Front Street as you recap all the on-water adventures.

Mon 21 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.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Dinner with Chef Matt Stone

Join award winning Chef Matt Stone from the acclaimed Oakridge Restaurant in the Yarra Valley, for a spectacular dinner celebrating the very best of Australian food and wine. This dinner will boast a impressive menu, paired with wines brought to you by Oakridge and Robert Oatley Wines. Location: Long pavilion, qualia.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Live Entertainment

Front Street lights up each evening with a fantastic line up of acts to enjoy. Check out Zyke and Damo / Alex Matherson Duo from 7.00pm. Location: Main Stage, Front street, this is a non-ticketed event and is available to everyone.

Mon 21 Aug, 2017 - 7:00 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.

Mon 21 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.