The Wooden Boat Festival of Geelong captures the rich tradition and heritage of Wooden Boat building and embraces everything that is synonmous with a love and passion of the craft of wooden vessels.
The 2016 program will again comprise both on water and shore based activities, including a Grand Parade of Boats and Cavalcade of Sail, a Concourse d’ Elegance, racing for the Corio Bay Couta Boat Cup, the Corio Bay Classic Wooden Yacht Cup and the Passage Races from Portarlington. The festival program kicks off on Thursday 12th with the cruising dinner.
The extended program provides an opportunity to increase the festival activities, such as Boat Builders display, Children's events, the RGYC Historic Display, model builders, wine and whiskey tastings and much much more.
Organizer: Royal Geelong Yacht Club