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FAQs | Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village

FAQs | Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village
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FAQs | Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village, proudly supported by TasPorts, is the place to be from 27 December onwards!

Everything you need to know about the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village at Constitution Dock

 

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village, proudly supported by TasPorts, features big-screen Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race action, a merchandise tent packed full of the latest official Musto race gear and a selection of local food and beverage offerings. The Hobart Race Village is the place to be as the boats roll in to Hobart for the 2019 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race! In addition to a daily schedule packed full of fun, the Hobart Village is also the location of the official line honours and overall winner presentations!

From 27 December until 1 January, the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village, where you can listen to some top tunes by local artists, enjoy a drink in the sun, and for NYE, watch the 9:30pm and midnight NYE fireworks, is the place to be!

 

What dates are the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village open? 

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village is open Friday, 27 December 2019 and conclude on Wednesday, 1 January 2020. The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village hours are as follows:

Friday December 27 12pm-10pm

Saturday December 28 10am-12am

Sunday December 29 10am-12am

Monday December 30 8am-12am

Tuesday 31 December 8am-1am

Wednesday 1 January 8am-5pm

 

What time are the official presentations for the line honours and overall winners presentations?
The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village is the official location of the line honours and overall winners presentations. The timing of these presentations due to the nature of the race, though, is unpredictable. Keep across timings and the latest event information on the Rolex Sydney Hobart website and the Rolex Sydney Hobart page on Facebook.

 

Are there showers and bathrooms at the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village? 

Yes, there are showers and toilets in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village. These are located in the permanent amenities block within the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village. There are extra portable amenities provided within the Race Village compound too.

 

Are pets allowed in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village?

Yes, leashed pets are allowed on the outdoor areas of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village.

 

Is there an entry cost to the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village? 

Admission to the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village is free.

 

Is the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village Wheelchair accessible? 

Yes, wheelchair access is available across the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village.

 

Is there an ATM at the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village? Does the venue accept EFTPOS/pay wave transactions? 

No, there is not an ATM at the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village. There are, however, several ATMs within a short walk of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village. Most vendors in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village accept EFTPOS/pay wave.

 

I need more Information – where do I go? 

More information is available at the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village Race Liaison Centre, located in the main marquee.

 

I need medical assistance – where do I go? 

First aid is administered in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village by Security – please locate them at the Race Village Liaison Centre in the main marquee. Australia’s Emergency Service’s number is 000 which will direct you to police, fire or ambulance.

 

Where do I go to purchase food and drink (including alcohol)? 

Food and drinks are available for purchase from the various vendors in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village. Complimentary water is provided at the Village bars.

 

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village is known for its carnival atmosphere. What is planned in the way of entertainment? What is the schedule?

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village schedule, featuring daily DJs, live music, kids’ entertainment and interviews is listed here.

 

I would like to purchase official Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race merchandise – can I purchase at the venue or online? 

Musto has an official merchandise tent at the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village. Additionally, you can purchase merchandise online.

 

What is the best way to travel to the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village? Is there parking? 

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village is located at Franklin Wharf, Hobart. There is very limited parking near the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village. We suggest visitors commute to the village.

 

Can I smoke in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village? 

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village is a smoke-free venue, however there is a designated smoking area adjacent to the Constitution Dock bridge.

 

Is the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village child friendly? 

Yes, the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village is child friendly. Various free games are Daily kids activities are scheduled each day, with daily face painting, circus workshop and kids games.

 

Is there an undercover area in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village? 

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Hobart Village is an open-air village with limited undercover seating so please dress appropriately for the weather.