The 6th annual Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo will be held over the weekend of 29th & 30th April, 2017 at the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club. A community event, the expo will feature over 50 exhibitors supplying goods and services to the professional and leisure sailor as well as providing information on sail training, club membership, cruising, dinghy and yacht racing.
Situated on beautiful Pittwater on Sydney’s Northern Beaches, The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club is the state’s largest sailing club. The Club is home to over 1950 members, over 340 yachts, 70 hardstand boats and 100 dinghies. It is anticipated that the show will attract up to 2500 people over the weekend.
The Expo will feature an extensive array of exhibitors with many leading marine industry brands represented. There will be a large range of boats on display, as well as other marine goods and services exhibited including charter services, inflatable boats, marine paints, sail makers, shipwrights, marine groups, deck hardware, soft furnishings, electrical, batteries, ropes, marine insurance and much, much more. The event is open to the public and entry is free.
Held in and around the Clubhouse and on the magnificent floating marina, this event is an outstanding opportunity for visitors to witness the Club first hand, have a look at sailing boats, gather information about training, racing, cruising, kids programs and membership and gain professional advice directly from industry experts.
The RPAYC is home to the Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo - photo by Damian Devine
The Club offers car parking for up to 400 cars.
The event is supported by the naming rights sponsor Club Marine.
Corey Yeung, Club Marine State Manager said, “The Hawkesbury River and Pittwater is one the most picturesque waterways in NSW. It's my local area and being on a yacht is one the best ways you can enjoy and experience the beauty of Pittwater. Club Marine is proud to sponsor the Pittwater Sail Expo as it provides a great opportunity for the local community to learn about sailing, meet some industry experts and find out how easy it is to get out on the water."
Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo spokesperson Rob Cole said, “The expo is a community event and a great opportunity for people to see the Club first hand, witness our magnificent waterway of Pittwater and learn more about all aspects of sailing.
“There’s already been a very strong level of interest towards this event from all aspects of the boating industry and people will have the opportunity to gain professional advice directly from industry experts. Anyone with an interest in sailing boats or wants to get into sailing is invited to come along.”
The Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo will be held on 29th & 30th April 2017 between 10am-4pm on the grounds of the RPAYC located at 16 Mitala St Newport.
For potential exhibitors please be aware that space is strictly limited and confirmation will be via registration and payment of deposit. Prime positions will be allocated on a first in, first served basis.