Fremantle Sailing Club has announced that the biennial Fremantle to Bali Ocean Classic, one of Australia’s longest international ocean races, will get underway on May 6 2017 from the historic port of Fremantle.

The event will again be in two classes with racing yachts competing in IRC and PHS divisions and rally boats competing in the Rally division sailed under the FSC Cruising Safety Recommendations (the Green Book) version 4.1 including Appendix A ‘Ocean’ sailing. The finish for both fleets will be off Benoa Harbour, Bali.

2017 Event Committee

Bali Emergency Phone Number

0448 039 331 – only to be used in Emergency situations

Mike Giles – Chairman
0419 851 494

Robert Thomas – Race and Rally Director
0411 704 834

Robbie Hayes – Beyond Bali Rally Director
0411 838 400

Mike Walker – Financial Controller
0419 913 837

Bernie Kaaks – Principal Race Officer
0412 532 211

David McClelland – FSC General Manager
(08) 9435 8800

Gail Walker, Secretary
Bill Henson, Committee Member
Phil Hearse, Committee Member
Bernie Kaaks, Committee Member
Warren Erasmus, Committee Member