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Australian Wooden Boat Festival 2025

Parade of Sail 2023
Credit: AWBF/Doug Thost
Held across Hobart’s vibrant and bustling waterfront, the four-day festival brings together the largest and most beautiful collection of wooden boats in the southern hemisphere. From its humble beginnings in 1994, it has grown to become the most significant event of its kind in Australia.
Event Details
  • Friday 7 February 2025 - Monday 10 February 2025 (Every 2 years)

  • 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

  • Franklin Wharf, Hobart, Tasmania, 7000


Conference/Convention Facilities

Electric Vehicle Charging Point

Family Friendly

Non Smoking

Parents Room

Pet Friendly - Enquire

Pop Up Wine Bar

Public Toilet


Shop / Gift Shop

Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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