2024 International Etchells Class Gold Coast Championships

Friday, 19th – Sunday, 21st July 2024



Regatta Entry

Notice of Race

Sailing Instructions



Official Notice Board

Entrants List

Protest Time Limit – Day 1

Protest Time Limit – Day 2



Hollywell Health and Emergency Services Information


Public Transport

Gold Coast Attractions



Welcome to the 2024 International Etchells Class Gold Coast Championships!


Southport Yacht Club in alliance with International Etchells Class Association, are excited to host the 2024 International Etchells Class Gold Coast Championships.

The event will be held from Friday 19th to Sunday 21st July 2024.


An Early Bird Entry Fee of $550 is valid for entries received before 1st July 2024

After this date, the Entry Fee will increase to $600.00 with entries closing on 12th July 2024.

Southport Yacht Club’s sailing headquarters are located on the Gold Coast Broadwater, one of Australia’s most dynamic boating playgrounds. The respected sailing academy offers its own private beach adjoining a secure and spacious grassed area to rig up your boat and wheel it straight into the water where you are likely to be greeted by the pod of resident dolphins and the occasional shy dugong.



Established in 1946, Southport Yacht Club’s purpose is to provide excellent facilities for those persons interested in boating and its associated activities, or simply wish to unwind from the daily grind in a unique, relaxed atmosphere.

With three facilities at Main Beach, Hollywell and Dux Anchorage on South Stradbroke Island, Southport Yacht Club is known worldwide for its exceptional sailing and powerboat activities producing many world and Olympic champions.

Facilities include a learn to sail academy, 300 berth award-winning marina and hardstand, waterfront dining, function centre, world-first Waterscape pontoon bar, gymnasium and much more.

For further information please contact the Sailing Office at (07) 5537 7030 or via