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Rottnest waters will come alive with colour during the 8th annual Rottnest Festival of Sail. 

Rottnest Festival of Sail is a weekend of competitive sailing, fun social activities and supports the efforts of the Rottnest Foundation. The yacht race starts off Leighton Beach on Saturday morning and finishes in Thomson Bay on Saturday afternoon. Saturday evening is partying at the Rottnest Hotel. Sunday morning is sailing around the island and competitive racing in the Bay.

The Rottnest Foundation is the primary group of volunteers supporting the conservation efforts at Rottnest. The Festival of Sail raises the profile of the works of the Foundation while providing great competitive sailing for the yachting community.

Who should attend: 
Open to yachtsmen and women who love competitive or social sailing and who would like to acknowledge the special place Rottnest Island has in our community.

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