What channel is the Sydney to Hobart yacht race on?

Where can I watch the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race?

From the South – The Gap and South Head

Many suggest that the trek up to the lighthouse is THE best Sydney to Hobart view. You can watch the yachts race up the harbour and view them as they move out of the heads and along the coast.

Is Sydney to Hobart yacht race on this year?

After the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race was cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic, the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia remains hopeful the 628nm classic will return in 2021.

What time does the Sydney to Hobart race start today?

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will again start in accordance with tradition with the firing of a starting cannon. The start will be at 1.00pm on Boxing Day, 26 December.

How long does the Sydney to Hobart yacht race take?

The race traditionally begins on Boxing Day and proceeds over the following 3 to 4 days. Winners of the race usually cross the finish line (in Hobart, Tasmania) in less than 48 hours. The race starts in Sydney Harbour and ends in Hobart’s Constitution Dock.

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Who is winning Sydney to Hobart?

Roger Sturgeon’s STP65 Rosebud, from the USA, was declared the overall winner of the 63rd Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

Where does the Sydney to Hobart finish?

The finish line of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is located off Castray Esplanade on the River Derwent and some 12 nautical miles from the Iron Pot which marks the entrance to the Derwent Estuary. This 12 mile stretch of water has provided some exciting and frustrating moments for many competitors.

Do you need to quarantine in Tasmania?

Travellers who have spent time in a medium-risk area in the 14 days before arriving in Tasmania are required to quarantine, in a suitable premises for 14 days. If you cannot nominate suitable premises, you may be required to quarantine in government-managed quarantine facility (fees may apply).

How much does it cost to enter the Sydney to Hobart yacht race?

Many owners had urged such a move at meeting of boat owners and senior crewmembers held at the CYCA before the announcement of the Rolex sponsorship. GST) plus $50 (plus GST) for each crewmember. For last year’s 57th Race, the basic entry fee was $1,100 (GST included) plus $75 (GST included) for each crewmember.

Where do the yachts arrive in Hobart?

Hobart’s Constitution Dock is the arrival point for the fleet after they have completed the race, and usually witnesses scenes of celebration by many yachtsmen during the new year festivities.