Who organises the racing?

The organising authority is Royal Geelong Yacht Club Inc. (RGYC) along with the International Melges 24 Class Association.

Do I need to book my marina berth?

No. Lodging your entry alerts us to the fact that you are coming and guarantees you a berth.

Where can I store my boat trailer?

A fenced trailer storage compound is available at Limeburners Point (approximately 1km east of RGYC). Those who wish to take advantage of this facility will need to contact Peter Kirman at the Royal Geelong Yacht Club at regattamanager@melges24worldsaustralia.com or on +61 3 5229 3705.

Where is the regatta office, and when will it be open?

The Regatta Office will be located at Royal Geelong Yacht Club. Normal Daily Operational Hours will be daily during the event, from 9.00 until 17.30.

I would like to crew on a boat. What should I do?

Check the Crew Board page to see if there is a suitable boat. Alternatively, contact Peter Kirman at the Royal Geelong Yacht Club at regattamanager@melges24worldsaustralia.com or on +61 3 5229 3705 who will hopefully be able to match you up with the perfect boat.

I am a skipper looking for crew. What should I do?

Check the Crew Board page to see if there are any crew available. Alternatively, contact Peter Kirman at the Royal Geelong Yacht Club regattamanager@melges24worldsaustralia.com or on +61 3 5229 3705 who will hopefully be able to match you up with the perfect crew member.

When can I see the Sailing Instructions?

It is our intention to post the sailing instructions for the event on the website in January. When they become available please download them and print a couple of copies to ensure you have them on your boat.

Where can I find out more about Maritime Rules in Victoria?

Click here http://www.transportsafety.vic.gov.au/maritime-safety

I am interested in purchasing a boat to take part. Can you help?

We have a list of suitable boats for sale listed under the Charter & Boats for Sale page. Please note, the listings on this page are not officially sanctioned or verified by the event organisers.

Where can I find out more about Geelong, accommodation options & general tourism information?

There is plenty of information in the Tourism Information section of this website.