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Tall Ships Festival @Williamstown

View & board Tall Ships Festival @ Seaworks, Williamstown This meetup will be Sun 8th Sept. 8 tall ships are in Williamstown 7th -13th Sept. My ph[masked]
Opportunities to board a Tall Ship till 4pm. Later (or earlier) we can relax with food, drinks, music.
Sunday will be crowded but best chance to board the ships, maybe. (On thurs 12 sept the ships are day sailing till 4pm - info re day sails at bottom).
Saturday & Sunday may be best days to board a tall ship. Or visit, yourself, on a weekday afternoon/night.

BEST DESCRIPTION/SUMMARY of the Week's program: http://www.seaworks.com.au/#event-program-tab  More info, other events, booking links: http://www.seaworks.com.au/#special-events-tab

Entry: $10 adults, concession $7, children under 15 free. Please note: some ships may ask for a gold coin donation to board. Piers open until 10pm to view tall ships both days

Find the day or title of each day or event & click specific link on this web page: http://www.seaworks.com.au/#special-events-tab

Please re-check this meetup for updates or changes before attending (lots of info, all over the place, i need to check some)

Seaworks website
http://www.seaworks.com.au/
http://www.seaworks.com.au/melbourne-international-tall-ship-festival-2013/
More info or you would like to book a tour or a day sail for yourself (non-meetup). More links below. http://www.melbournetallships2013.yachting.org.au/

Seaworks Maritime Festival Seaworks Maritime Festival family days: Sat Sept 7 9am-5pm; Sun Sept 8, 10am-5pm
Seaworks Tall Ships viewing: Monday Sept 9 to Friday Sept 13, 10am-10pm.

Victoria celebrates the spirit of voyages and adventurers, past and present, as it welcomes the arrival of nine tall ships into the historic seaport of Williamstown in the inner west of Melbourne, creating the city’s first major international tall ships festival.

The event will draw crowds to the shoreline and to the various dockside locations along Nelson Place, Williamstown where the ships will be berthed, including at Seaworks, Royal Yacht Club of Victoria and Gem Pier.

A weekend of public celebrations will be held at Seaworks over Saturday, 7th and Sunday, 8th September.

Further details about arrival times and viewing times will be made closer to the event.

Track the progress of the ships as they are making their way towards the southern hemisphere and keep informed about opportunities to be involved including traineeships and public and corporate bookings.

Visit

www.melbournetallships2013.yachting.org.au

and Facebook

www.facebook.com/melbournetallships2013

or

www.sailtrainingaustralia.com

to follow the ships!



For people who asked: Day Sails on the Tall Ships are available on 12th Sept @$149 pp.


Admiral Sailing Day: bookings essential


Boarding 9.45am, departing Williamstown berths


Sailing 10 am – 3.30 pm Including morning tea and a ships lunch, cash Bar 149,- p.p. - tickets can be ordered by sending an e-mail to

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Hello Chris, got to work, but hopefully come next time. Hope you are well.

    September 7, 2013

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  • Chris C. +2
    Assistant Organizer,
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