Schedule of events

Photo by Cory Silken

Wednesday 19th April
8am – 6pm  – Registration AYC Office Nelson’s Dockyard
4pm – 6pm  –  Marina Mingle Dockyard Marina
6pm –  Opening Ceremony Copper and Lumber lawn
6.30pm – Welcome party


Thursday 20th April

9am – Concours d’Elégance Judging Dockyard Marina
2pm –  Single-Handed Race
5pm – Skippers’ Briefing 5pm Nelson’s Dockyard lawn
6.30pm- – Single-Handed race prize giving Nelson’s Dockyard lawn
Food, drinks and dancing under the stars


Friday 21st April

10am – First start Race 1 “Old Road”
4pm – 11pm  – Competitions, dancing and singing open mic night, Nelson’s Dockyard lawn


Saturday 22nd April
10am  – First start Race 2 “Butterfly”
3pm – 6pm  – Vintage car rally – Nelson’s Dockyard
6pm – Concours d’Elégance Trophy Presentation Dockyard lawn
6.30pm  – Vintage ball – Copper and Lumber


Sunday 23rd April
10am – First start Race 3 “Kenny Coombs Memorial Cannon”
1.30pm – Parade of Classic yachts


Monday 24th April
10am – First start Race 4 “Windward”
8.30pm  – Prize giving and closing ceremony Nelson’s Dockyard           


Tuesday 25th April

2pm – 5pm  – Gig racing  & Cream Tea Party Admiral’s Inn, Nelson’s Dockyard


Updated schedule of events will be available at AYC registration in Nelson’s Dockyard.

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