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  • Dock Side Snaps

    Dock Side Snaps

    Our photographers captured the atmosphere around the dock at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia prior to the start of the 71st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.
  • And the winner will be….ask me on Tuesday

    And the winner will be….ask me on Tuesday

    The 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart is counting down; the skippers have received their final weather briefing, and the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia marina is teeming with crew members loading the last of the sails and provisions.
  • A bit of Brissie Dekadence

    A bit of Brissie Dekadence

    As Boxing Day draws closer, the mood on the dock at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia gets seriouser and seriouser – there is only so much time left to check, double check and check again those hundred little bits and pieces, those $5 fittings that can bring a whole campaign crashing down off the NSW coast.
  • Dock Talk December 27 a.m
    • 27 Dec, 2015 06:00:00 AM

    Dock Talk December 27 a.m

    After a menacing first night, Rambler has emerged as the leader. Today it will switch from a battle of brawn to a test of the brain, with navigators facing a tricky task in challenging and changing conditions.

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  • Dock Talk December 25
    • 25 Dec, 2015 12:00:00 PM

    Dock Talk December 25

    Santa visited some of the international crews, while it was business as usual for many others with Christmas fast making way for race day.

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  • Dock Talk December 24
    • 24 Dec, 2015 04:30:00 PM

    Dock Talk December 24

    The latest forecast is in and it has blown line honours and overall wide open. What's the plan for the four super-maxi skippers? Listen...

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  • Dock Talk December 22
    • 22 Dec, 2015 06:30:00 PM

    Dock Talk December 22

    Weather predictions are keeping the experts guessing. But crews aren't taking any chances, stocking up on food that's "easy to keep down" on a predicted bumpy first night - listen here:

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  • Dock Talk December 21
    • 21 Dec, 2015 04:31:00 PM

    Dock Talk December 21

    After eleventh hour repairs iQ Komodo and TSA Management are now confident they’ll make the start of the 71st Rolex Sydney Hobart. Though, TSA Management skipper Tony Levett says he'll give Tasman Island a wide birth.

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  • Dock Talk December 20
    • 20 Dec, 2015 12:00:00 AM

    Dock Talk December 20

    Duende's crew is fitting a 10th bunk for an extra crewman in anticipation of a bumpy opening night, while Ichi Ban's big decision is which boat to take: the 52 or 60 footer. Certainly no time for rest this Sunday, take a listen...

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