2018/19 Australian Fireball Championships

3rd to 9th February 2019 - Royal Geelong Yacht Club

Contact: Heather Macfarlane; email: fireballvictoria@gmail.com;  mobile: +61 405 161 656


This is going to be a top grade regatta.  Your entry fee (just $375) will give you all of the following:

  • Regatta shirt per competitor
  • Great racing against some awesome sailors
  • RGYC Sponsors: Leura Park and CUB provide post race drinks as you sign off
  • Welcome night, Presentation dinner events included for the sailors
  • Daily prizes c/- our fantastic regatta sponsors
  • Daily media coverage you can share with your friends
  • Cheap BBQ available at the club post racing to aid recovery after each day’s sailing

Watch this space over the next few weeks as we announce our regatta sponsors: Lots of prizes available for competitors.

Lay Day opportunity: Golf & Wine Tasting - located side by side - Register your interest here!

Golf - one of :

  • Mini Golf + drink $20 (excludes cocktails), or.
  • 50 balls + drink $12 with complimentary club hire (excludes cocktails). 
Dining options: Lunch at Leura Park includes complimentary wine tasting:
Dining option 1: Grazing Menu for $35 per person.  The Grazing Menu includes:
  • Shared Al Fresco Platters
  • As assortment of gourmet stone based pizzas
  • Bowls of Salt & Pepper Calamari
  • Bowls of Fat Chips
Dining option 2: Something smaller:  Order a la carte.  
  • Leura Park Estate Menu provided.  
  • Weekly specials typically includes Fish & Chips, a cool salad (eg. Chicken, macadamia, avocado etc.) and a few other items. 

See the whole cellar door menu here!


Notice of Race and Entry Form can be found here!


We are looking for volunteers for the regatta - Please register your interest here!


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Put it in your calendar!!!

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Royal Geelong Yacht Club has a pedigree for hosting great events for keel boats and dinghies. Check out the club site for updates to their program and facilities.

Geelong is home to the 2022 Fireball World Championships. Get in now and get ahead of the game! 


RGYC Event details can be found here!

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Located 75km south west of Melbourne CBD, Geelong provides a range of activities for sailors and non-sailors alike. Heritage and history, surfing, tasting trails! Lots to explore. Check out the area and make your plans with the help of the Geelong Bellarine Peninsula visitor guide

RGYC / Festival of Sails have also provided a list of accommodation close to the yacht club.  Check it out here.



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