Sydney-Hobart Regatta

The Sydney-Hobart Regatta takes place on 26 December 2017. The Sydney-Hobart Regatta is one of the most important events in the Australian summer sports calendar

and has become an iconic fixture in recent years. The race starts in Sydney Harbour and takes contestants through the Tasman Sea and Storm Bay to the finish line in the Derwent River. No other yacht regatta in the world attracts as much attention and media exposure as the Sydney-Hobart Regatta. The course takes the international fleet 628 nautical miles from Nielsen Park in Sydney Harbour to Hobart, the capital of Tasmania.