Recruitment information sessions in Australia and New Zealand

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Clipper Ventures Australia is open and the inaugural training course took place last week. By having an office and training centre in Sydney, it is now easier for Australians and New Zealanders to take part in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race. 

Kirsty Whyte, winning crew member in the Clipper 09-10 Race (Spirit of Australia) and Managing Director of Clipper Ventures Australia is holding crew recruitment sessions as follows: 


Hobart:            Wednesday 2 April 2014 – 6.30pm – Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

Melbourne:     Wednesday 9 April 2014 – 6.30pm – Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne

Adelaide:         Tuesday 20 May 2014 – 6.30pm – Rendezvous Grand Hotel Adelaide


New Zealand:

Christchurch:   Monday 5 May 2014 – 6.30pm – Ibis Hotel Christchurch

Wellington:     Tuesday 6 May 2014 – 6.30pm – Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club

Auckland:        Thursday 8 May 2014 – 6.30pm – Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron


If you are a keen sailor or have never sailed before and would like to take part in the world’s only round the world yacht race for amateur sailors, come along to find out more.

For further information:

E:         [email protected]

M:        +61 (0) 2 9363 2020