Sail Melbourne

Current Sponsors 

A big thank you to all of our Major Partners, Official Partners & Media Partners for their generous support in making this event happen;




The State Government of Victoria
, through Sport & Recreation Victoria, are Sail Melbourne’s major sponsor. Under a four year agreement with Yachting Victoria, the State Government provides project funding which enables Sail Melbourne to promote and develop the regatta within Australia and Internationally and ensure the event is of the highest standard.

 ISAF Sailing World Cup


The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) is officially recognised by the International Olympic Committee as the governing authority for sailing world-wide.ISAF currently consists of 133 member nations who are its principle members, and responsible for the decision making process that governs the sailing world. 



Yachting Victoria, is the State’s peak body for the sport of sailing. Representing nearly 100 clubs and their members, Yachting Victoria is actively involved in the promotion, development and coordination of all aspects of yachting. A number of Yachting Victoria’s committees directly support important organisational areas of Sail Melbourne and without the dedication of hundreds of race management and onshore support volunteers, the event could not operate effectively.



776BC is inspired by real athletes. Athletes that embrace hard work. Those who don’t do it for the money but for the love of the competition, and a desire for pure athletic achievement. Challenging their bodies, persisting through the tough days, harnessing a relentless inner drive to achieve the ultimate reward; to represent their country at the Olympic or Paralympic Games.




Bayside City Council has developed a vision, mission and values, to guide achievement of our Council Plan and our major strategies. Our purpose is to work with the community to make Bayside a better place. By setting out our commitments and establishing what we need to do to address these, we can, with the community, make Bayside a better place.



 Best Western - Buckingham International is one of the best hotels in the Bayside Region, where you can enjoy a warmly welcome and highly comfortable accommodation. Being one of the reputed motels in Brighton area, the Buckingham offer outstanding services for their guests.



Brighton Bay Apartments, are proud to support of the ISAF Sailing World Cup - Sail Melbourne 2013 as Official Accommodation Supplier. This is our 5th year as a sponsor of this major event in Melbourne and we look forward to welcoming some of the world’s best sailors competing at Sandringham Yacht Club. Brighton Bay Apartments has become a home away from home for visiting teams; the apartments are ideally suited for extended stay living being fully self-contained and all featuring 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.



Club Marine is unique. When you arrange insurance for your boat with Club Marine you are not just a number on a policy - you become a member of a club and you receive an individual card that entitles you to a whole range of exclusive services and benefits. It is now more than 35 years since Club Marine Ltd was established to provide a unique insurance product, specialising in pleasure craft.


Flexitank (Australia) Pty Ltd is a 100% wholly Australian owned and operated business specialising in the design, manufacture and sale of a variety of products manufactured from flexible polymer fabric.



Gill is a very rare thing these days, a company that only does one thing, they make ultra-technical sailing clothing for dinghy, cruising, power boating and yachting. Waterproof sailing clothing and sailing equipment which keeps you comfortable in all conditions. Everything is designed by listening to sailors and their needs then tested to the extreme both in the lab and out on the water to make sure it will deliver to the highest standard. Gill is not distracted by other sports or the high street, just here to make the best sailing clothing and equipment on the planet.



Mercedes-Benz Brighton is your first choice for Mercedes-Benz.  Visit the team that is renowned for providing the highest level of customer care and the most competitive pricing. Melbourne’s only one-stop Mercedes-Benz facility.



Moët & Chandon Faithful to its mission since 1743, Moët & Chandon produces the world’s most loved champagnes. For over a quarter of a millennium, the renowned French winemaker has been sharing the magic of champagne across the globe. Every glass overflows with the House’s hallmark values of success, glamour, generosity and grandeur.



Optimum Time is a specialist Sports Timing Company. Established in 1996, the company quickly rose to fame for its "big yellow timers" in the sports of Sailing and Eventing. The doctrine of the company is to provide rugged, reliable and affordable watches for use where good timing is fundamental to success in a sport. Originally this was mostly by the competitors 



Pesel & Carr is an independent full-service public relations and marketing communications firm with a focus on health & wellbeing, industry & innovation and people & action. From strategic counsel to flawless execution they have been delivering multi-faceted programs for clients big and small across a range of industries since 1997.



Play it Safe by the Water is a campaign by the Victorian Government which is actively working towards increasing community awareness of water safety.



True Characters is a strategy-led creative company based in Melbourne.For over 18 years, we've partnered with our clients to deliver compelling branded communication material that has informed, surprised, engaged and motivated customers into action.

We’re a team of down-to-earth, friendly people with a tenacity to deliver successful outcomes. We achieve this by leveraging your brand’s true character and taking it to market effectively – that’s our passion.



The William Angliss Institute Resort Management program provides relevant, innovative training solutions to the resort industry. The program covers all aspects of Resort Management producing graduates who are flexible employees with specialist skills. During the program, students are trained in a wide range of skills in the fields of hospitality, tourism and business management, as well as full training in their chosen specialist area of Alpine, Dive, Spa or Water Recreation.


Yachting Australia is supportive of the important role Sail Melbourne plays in attracting and promoting international standard sailing events. As the Member National Authority, Yachting Australia is Sail Melbourne's link to the International Sailing Federation and approves all World Championships held in Australia.




Australian Sailing Magazine is a monthly performance-sailing magazine with a deep-reaching appeal to all ages & disciplines of sail-boat racing. It is unique in the Southern Hemisphere and is recognized as the most authoritative performance sailing publication in Australia - a position which it has held for many years. It is read by the most competitive sailors seeking the latest information in a sport where learning is a lifetimes occupation.


MYSAILING.COM.AU is the official website for Australian Sailing + Yachting and Cruising Helmsman magazines offering the latest news, practical articles and yachting events.

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