YOUTH SAIL QLD 2022
The 2022 Australian Sailing Queensland Youth Sail is once again being held at Keppel Bay Sailing Club and this year will be held from 19th – 24th September. The coaching clinic and regatta are open to all Australian Sailing junior and youth classes including a Green Fleet division held at the safe sheltered waters of the Causeway Lake
Entries open on 1 July 2022.
Coaching Clinic 19th-21nd Sept
QLD Youth Championship 22rd -24th Sept
General enquiries welcome. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07 4939 9534
You can also contact Grant Willmott (Australian Sailing) for further enquiries on (02 9170 6930)
WHEN IS THE YOUTH SAIL QLD 2022
Queensland Youth Development Camp 19-21 September 2022 (Monday-Wednesday)
Queensland Youth Championships 22-24 September 2022 (Thursday- Saturday)
WHERE IS YEPPOON?
HOW DO YOU GET TO YEPPOON? WHAT ARE SOME TRANSPORT OPTIONS?
If you are not travelling by car with your boat there are a few options to get here.
The Rockhampton Airport is exceptionally well serviced with multiple flights to and from Brisbane daily direct flights from Sydney and Townsville connections on to other ports around Australia. Airlines that fly into Rockhampton include QantasLink and Virgin Airlines.
BY COACH OR BUS
Greyhound Australia and Premier Motor service operate from the Central bus terminal in Rockhampton with multiple services connecting with Brisbane and Cairns daily. Young’s Buses operate to and from Yeppoon.
Queensland rail’s Travel train operates services daily to Rockhampton from Brisbane. Services are also available to Cairns. The High Speed Tilt train services run four times a week between Brisbane and Cairns.
IF YOU ARE TRAVELLING BY ROAD
Major Highways link the region with all parts of Queensland and Southern states. These include:
- Pacific Coast Touring Route
- Leichardt Highway
- Australia’s Country Way
- Capricorn Highway.
Yeppoon is 40km from Rockhampton.
WHAT ELSE IS THERE TO DO ON THE CAPRICORN COAST?
Check out some of our local attractions while the kids are having fun on the water, or stay a few extra days and enjoy what our region has to offer
Visit our FREE Waterpark on the Esplanade
Cuddle a Koala at our local Cooberrie Park
Enjoy Coastal Shopping
Take a dip in our Yeppoon Lagoon – right next to the Sailing Club
Enjoy one of our many beachesFish or surf at Farnborough Beach
Visit Nob Creek Pottery
Take a refreshing dip in one of the rainforest swimming holes
Visit the Singing Ship
Visit Koorana Crocodile Farm
Walk along the ANZAC Memorial walk
Along the way to Emu Park you can walk up Kemp Hill and view our beautiful Keppel Islands from above
Or call into the Causeway Lake and watch the Green Fleet
HOW DO I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE CAPRICORN COAST?
To find out more about our beautiful area here are some links you may like to explore
Or you can easily call our Tourist Information Centre for more information 1800 675 785
WHAT ELSE HAPPENS AT THE KEPPEL BAY SAILING CLUB?
To keep updated with our upcoming Youth Camp and Championships please like the KBSC facebook page
The Keppel Bay Sailing Club offers Yeppoon four great dining options – The Spinnaker, Beach Club Café (at the Clubhouse), Krackers Bar & Grill and Club Emu Park. Take a Closer look at our current menus by clicking here. Keppel Bay Sailing Club
There is always something happening at the Keppel Bay Sailing Club, from live music and craft beer to elegant evenings and fine wine, from awesome opportunities to win in the gaming lounge to raffles supporting our sailors. It’s all here!
Our courtesy bus is here for your convenience. Just call to book your seats and we’ll collect you from your accommodation and even take you home again when you’re ready to go.
MAP OF THE AREA
For more detailed map of the Area CLICK THIS LINK
WHAT OTHER EVENTS ARE ON DURING THE YEAR?
WHAT FACILITIES ARE AVAILABLE IN YEPPOON?
- Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre is the Capricorn Coast’s best community shopping centre, open seven days a week. The centre offers Woolworths, Big W and over 30 specialty stores offering a handy mix of fresh food, fashion and services. Park the car in the shade in one of the 600 undercover parks while you enjoy a meal or coffee in the food court. Find out more here – https://yeppooncentral.com.au/