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WISTARI Celebrating fifty years of race entries in 2018

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Missed out on the official Merch? Due to popular demand we have extended the deadline for merchandise orders. We wi… https://t.co/1SgUTR5EjH 5 months 2 weeks ago
More of the QCYC boats over the line, Skimmer at 07:19.11 and Marriah at 07:46.08 5 months 3 weeks ago
Drawn is breaking as Roller Coaster finishes at 06.10.40 5 months 3 weeks ago
Pagan finishes at 05.52.25 to the sound of the bagpipes. Bad Habits 05.53.40 5 months 3 weeks ago
Early hours finish times: Tuan 01.43.07 Too Imptetuous 03.01.00 Sassy 03.31.48 Comes a Time 04.05.38 Laurabada 04.2… https://t.co/OBaMJMKjyb 5 months 3 weeks ago
Across the finish line are the following South Passage 23:28.08 Argus 23:34.18 Lady Helena 23: 41.35 Wistari 23:57.08 5 months 3 weeks ago
Trumpcard have finished the race at 23:14.56 Well done to Skipper Blake and crew. 5 months 3 weeks ago
Finish times for the following yachts Celeste 21:56.16 Restless 21:58.12 Ragamuffin 22:52.15 Corrobboree 22:53.18 Javelin 22:54.16 5 months 3 weeks ago

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About the Race

Start Time: March 30 2018 11am

Race Record: 20 Hours, 24 Minutes, 50 Seconds set in 2004

The sixty nine year history of the Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race has made it one of Australia’s flagship offshore yacht races. It is an icon of Queensland and the highest profile Easter Weekend sporting event, setting sail from Moreton Bay on Good Friday annually.

The historic 70th edition of this 308 nautical mile ocean classic will start on Good Friday, March 30 2018. From the start at Shorncliffe, yachts proceed via a mark off Redcliffe Point to the North West Channel up to Caloundra and through to Gladstone.

Entrants will include the countries best Queensland based race boats as well as interstate rivals.  In 2017, Queensland Racer ‘Black Jack’ took an impressive line honours victory but the winner of the race and the prestigious Courier Mail Cup, one of the oldest perpetual trophies in Australia that has been competed for on a continual basis, was 'Ichi Ban'.

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