With the Noakes Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race start located in the stunning Sydney Harbour there are many vantage points of which to watch the race unfold.


Rosman Spectator Cruise for the Start of the 2022 Noakes Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race - Saturday 30 July
Take your place beside the all-star fleet.
Guests will enjoy premier views of the race start and live race commentary.
The vessel, Royale, follows the fleet from a privileged position to provide a unique spectator experience.
Pick up: 1130hrs Saturday 30 July 2022 (At the end of A-Arm on the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Marina)
Set down: 1400hrs (Duration: Approximately 3 hours)
Ticket price: $40 each.
Tickets can be purchased on the day upon boarding the vessel for $40 per person (no cash, credit card only).
Fully licensed bar (please bring a card for any bar purchases. Cash is not accepted, there is only EFTPOS facilities on board).
Snacks, pies and sausage rolls are available for purchase on board.

Once again the Noakes Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race will start in the stunning Sydney Harbour. Yachts will take to the harbour on the last Saturday of July and make their way through Sydney Heads and turn north to head up the New South Wales north coast and cross the boarder in to Queensland to the finish line at Main Beach.

With the many headlands and bays of Sydney Harbour, there will be many vantage points both on and off the water from which viewers are able to come and spectate for the start of this amazing race. 

During the race there will be all the latest information on the News page with regular updates, images and videos. From the starting horn until the boats reach the finish line you can follow the entrants every moves with the Race Tracker and stay up to date with how the positions are playing out on the Standings page.