Long Race and lasagne

For the 16 fortunate crew on the Phillip Neil skippered Drumfire, a 78-foot vision of splendour and timber luxury among the hundreds of newer builds, Hamilton Island Race Week is all about the food, not the sailing, argues boat chef Polly Bapteist.

Off and racing

Hamilton Island Race Week

Australia’s internationally acclaimed yacht regatta, Hamilton Island Race Week will be contested from 20 to 27 August 2022, and this year’s edition is shaping up to be a beauty.

Speed machine returns

The portentous black and red hull of champion maxi, Comanche is now ensconced at Woolwich Dock undergoing a full systems check ahead of an ambitious racing calendar Down Under.

Standing by

Hamilton Island Race Week organisers and Whitsunday charter operators say they will be ready to welcome back sailors soon after travel restrictions are lifted.