We are proud to anounce that Melbourne will play host to the 2016 Sailing World Cup Grand Final from the 4 - 11 December this year. Post Rio 2016 we look forward to seeing our Olympic Heroes join us in the Sporting Captial of the World. Further, Olympic Classes have the chance to win from a pool of $200 000 AUD in prize money.
Welcome to the Grand Final at the St Kilda Sailing Precinct.
Sailing World Cup - Final, Melbourne is bringing the St Kilda foreshore alive this December with World Class Olympic sailing. With a grandstand for sailing like no other, this event offers a fresh and exciting new business and family entertainment opportunity.
Come Sail Melbourne with us. Check out a preview of the excitement in this video.
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St Kilda Sailing Precinct
St Kilda is an exciting place to be!
Advantages of our sailing precinct
Brings sailing close to the general public
Walking distance from accommodation
Large open space and beaches
Great public transport links
Great spectator access
St Kilda has extensive accommodation options to suit all budgets. You will now be able to walk to and from the event.
Public Transport Access
St Kilda is only 6km from the CBD and has extensive public transport links. Access via bus, tram, bike, car or walk.
Food & Drink
St Kilda has many pubs, cafes, restaurants and live music venues. What a fantastic location to fill your day with fun.
World Class Sailing
International level sailing combined with a fantastic festival atmosphere, this event will take sailing in Melbourne to a new level.
Melbourne's iconic St Kilda Beach is simply beautiful. Discover lovely beaches and boardwalks to exercise or watch the world go by.
Things to do
St Kilda is filled with farmers markets, art galleries and local boutiques. In the evening you can take a stroll out St Kilda Pier and meet our resident Fairy Penguins.
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