B2K Yacht Race
Race Start: 11am, Friday 3rd August 2018
The Brisbane to Keppel Yacht Race is the signature offshore yachting event for the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron.
Visit the official website for the race, Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron, Brisbane to Keppel.
The 348 nautical mile race will start just east of Green Island on Brisbane’s beautiful Moreton Bay. The competing yachts will cruise along the shorelines of the world famous Fraser Island before crossing the Tropic of Capricorn bound for Keppel Bay Marina.
Finish Line Festival at Keppel Bay Marina
Join the Keppel Bay Marina team and Brisbane to Keppel sailing crews on Sunday, 5th August for the 2018 Brisbane to Keppel Finish Line Festival; complete with Bar, BBQ + Live Entertainment, with Denvah Baker-Moller playing Live on the Lawn from 11am to 2pm, then Ben Beasley Solo Acoustic Artist playing 2pm to 6pm.
Completing the crew members welcome of famous local pineapples, Banana Station Beef and Keppel Bay Marina hospitality with a Sailors Marquee Steakhouse and Beer Garden; setting the tone for a fun tropical celebration.
Keep up to date with the excitement through the Brisbane to Keppel Finish Line Festival event on Facebook.
Whilst the sailing course for the annual race is explained on the RQYS website, a visual outline of the course vessels will sail, is below.
Watch the boats as they make their way past Emu Park and into Keppel Bay, without leaving the land! The following lookout points on the Capricorn Coast will give you great vantage.
The LIVE Yacht Tracker will be available to watch for the duration of the event.
The Brisbane to Keppel Tropical Yacht Race is part of Tourism Queensland’s Season of Sailing.