The RacesSydney, Australia

Sydney Harbour is one of the most beautiful natural harbors in the world and an iconic backdrop for the inaugural SailGP event.

Sydney Harbour: one of the most beautiful natural harbours in the world. And the iconic backdrop to the inaugural SailGP event. SailGP is sailing redefined, combining awe-inspiring athleticism with top-flight tech. Bringing you the thrilling sight of supercharged F50 catamarans charging down Sydney Harbour, battling it out on the water for their countries in an all-new nation vs nation international competition. The event will showcase the best the Harbour has to offer, with a great range of free and ticketed spectator experiences on- and off-water.

Sydney Racecourse
Sydney Racecourse

SailGP Sydney

The SailGP Sydney event will take place on Friday 15 from 4pm-6pm and Saturday 16 February from 3pm-5pm, 2019. Each national team will compete in fleet races, culminating with the top two teams racing for a place on the winner’s podium in a match race on Saturday afternoon.

  • Spectator Registration

    Spectator Registration

    Register to receive updates on unique fan experiences for SailGP Sydney, including access to ticket pre-sales and information on general ticket release dates, plus other event information.

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  • Boater Registration

    Boater Registration

    Bring your own boat and watch the action by registering for our free boater registration program to receive important race management information including: race timings, spectator zones, access restrictions and the latest racecourse maps. You will receive: ● A commemorative SailGP Sydney boat flag ● Race management information ● The chance to win a VIP tour of SailGP Australia’s base on Cockatoo Island.

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Ticketed Experiences

  • Official Spectator Boats

    Official Spectator Boats

    SailGP Sydney Official Spectator Boats offer a range of on-water experiences for individuals and families, plus corporate hospitality packages. Official Spectator Boats have exclusive viewing positions along the race course line, plus live TV coverage on board. Ticket types include self-cater options, premium on-board dining, private and corporate options.

  • SailGP Club Pass

    All the thrills onboard the super cruiser Sydney 2000 including standing buffet, premium beer, wine and soft drinks plus spectacular viewing over four decks.

  • SailGP Fan Pass

    Get onboard and bring your own snacks, with drinks for purchase, on our fan-centric cruising catamarans.

  • SailGP Corporate Hospitality

    Contact Captain Cook Cruises for more information at or 02 827 05136.

  • Official Viewing Area - Shark Island

    Official Viewing Area - Shark Island

    Literally in the middle of the action, the Official Viewing Area on Shark Island offers the ultimate SailGP experience with the best vantage point to view the races. The area will be transformed into an exclusive spectator venue complete with a big screen showing live race coverage and commentary. Along with dedicated shore-to-shore transfers from Man-O-War steps, you will receive a gourmet food hamper and a premium open bar on the Island. Tickets are limited for this truly exceptional experience.


SailGP Sydney Team Bases

SailGP Sydney Team Base are located at the historic Cockatoo Island, which will be a hive of activity in the lead up to race days as the national teams and technical crews work to prepare their high-tech F50s.

This spectacular venue will also provide you with the opportunity to see the F50 catamarans and teams before they take to the water to race.

  • Guided Public Tours

    Guided Public Tours

    Free guided public tours through the SailGP Team Bases provide expert commentary of the teams’ operations and preparations ahead of the first SailGP event. Tours are a free ticketed experience of 30 minutes, with a limit of 20 people per tour.

  • Public Viewing Area

    Public Viewing Area

    A free public viewing area in the SailGP Sydney Team Base will give fans the chance to see supercharged F50 catamarans being launched into Sydney Harbour, and watch the Team Bases in operation. Access to the Viewing Area requires a moderate level of fitness as there are a number of stairs to reach the viewing platform.

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